Anthony
Njokuani
16-9-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night / 3 Knockout of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 15 fights.
Record: 16-9-0, 1NC
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Assassin
From: Enugu Nigeria
Fights Out Of: Las Vegas, Nevada USA
Age: 35
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1276
46% Successful
587
Types of Successful Strikes
0
587
77% Standing
16%
452
91
44
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
11
45% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
1
2
Takedown Defense
53
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
Oct 4, 2014
42
40
6
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
May 24, 2014
24
57
0
8
0
0
0
8
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Anthony Njokuani
Apr 20, 2013
26
27
0
1
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
Jul 11, 2012
51
32
6
0
0
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Anthony Njokuani
Apr 21, 2012
39
73
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
Dec 30, 2011
44
33
0
6
1
0
0
3
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Anthony Njokuani
Jul 2, 2011
116
15
2
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
Mar 19, 2011
46
72
2
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Anthony Njokuani
WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki
Nov 11, 2010
61
17
1
1
0
0
1
1
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez
Aug 18, 2010
5
8
0
0
0
1
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber
Apr 24, 2010
1
1
0
2
0
3
0
3
R1 Submission
Win
Anthony Njokuani
WEC 45: Cerrone vs. Ratcliff
Dec 19, 2009
25
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO Knockout of the Night
Win
Anthony Njokuani
Muhsin Corbbrey
WEC 43: Cerrone vs. Henderson
Oct 10, 2009
32
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO Knockout of the Night
Win
Anthony Njokuani
WEC 40: Torres vs. Mizugaki
Apr 5, 2009
36
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO Knockout of the Night
Loss
Anthony Njokuani
WEC 38: Varner vs. Cerrone
Jan 25, 2009
6
0
7
0
3
1
4
0
R2 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: I've done a lot to get me prepared for this fight. Listing everything would take a long time and I don't want to put you to sleep with all the hard activities they put this brotha through.

What ranks and titles have you held? Art Of War Champion, Kansas Muay Thai Champion, TKO Champion.

Do you have any heroes
? My father

What is your favorite technique?
Leg kick

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It has been a long journey and a long time waiting, but definitely a dream come true for me. It feels great to be welcomed into a huge organization that holds a lot of respect for MMA fighters and represents what we do and who we are, not just here in the United States, but all over the world.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No degree

What was your job before you started fighting? Muay Thai Trainer, Earth Link

 

  • Nine wins by KO

 

  • Eight of last 10 wins have come by KO

 

  • Won three KO of the Night awards in the WEC (Palaszewski, Corbbrey, Horodecki)

 

  • 3-3 in his last six

Career

Trained With

Stephan Bonnar
Stephan Bonnar
17-8-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Andre Winner
Andre Winner
12-6-1
( W-L-D )
Edson  Barboza
Edson Barboza
16-3-0
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Chris Horodecki WEC® CERRONE vs RATCLIFF WEC® CERRONE vs RATCLIFF

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