Azamat
Gashimov
10-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 10-3-0
Summary: Wrestling

Fighter Info

From: Dagestan Russia
Fights Out Of: Fairfield, NJ USA
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 125 lb ( 56 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
51
22% Successful
11
Types of Successful Strikes
0
11
64% Standing
36% Ground
7
4
Striking Defense
53
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
4
25% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
0
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
John Lineker May 18, 2013
36 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Azamat Gashimov 7 0 0 0
Loss
Ivan Menjivar Nov 17, 2012
6 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Azamat Gashimov 4 1 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Morning 3 mile run followed by sparring / drills in the evening

When and why did you start training for fighting? At age 16 I won my first MMA fight and I liked it. It’s fun.

What ranks and titles have you held? International Master of Sambo 

Do you have any heroes?
Chuck Norris

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It means I am among the best in the world

Did you go to college, and if so, what degree did you earn?
2009 - graduated from State Industrial College

What was your job before you started fighting?
No prior job, just pro athlete

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
Combat Sambo champion and BJJ champion

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
Ukrainian Cup MMA champion

Favorite grappling technique:
Double leg takedown

Favorite Striking technique:
Jab, cross, and roundhouse


•    Four wins by submission, two by KO

•    Stablemate of UFC vets Khabib Nurmagomedov and Adlan Amagov

•    Four first round finishes

Career

Key Opponents

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Alex Soto
6-2-1
( W-L-D )

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