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Peso semipesado Champion

#10 PFP

Activo

Title Holder

Jiří Procházka

Peso semipesado Division

29-3-1 (W-L-D)

13

Fight Win Streak

25

Wins by Knockout

23

First Round Finishes

Jiří Procházka

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Resultados del evento

Info

Learn more about Jiří Procházka's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Activo
Ciudad natal
Hostěradice, Chequia
Trenes en
JETSAAM GYM
Estilo de lucha
Muay Thai
Años
29
Alto
75.00
Peso
205.00
Debut del octágono
Jul. 11, 2020
Alcance
80.00
Alcance de la pierna
45.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2012
     
  • 25 wins by KO, three by submission (2 RNC, Triangle)
     
  • 23 first round finishes
     
  • On 13-fight winning streak
     
  • On 11-fight finish streak
     
  • Last three pre-UFC wins were over CB Dollaway, Fabio Maldonado, King Mo Lawal
     
  • Holds wins over Kazuyuki Fujita, Satoshi Ishii, Darko Stosic
     
  • Also faced Abdul-Kerim Edilov and Bojan Velickovic

 

UFC History

UFC 275 (6/11/22) Prochazka submitted Glover Teixeira (rear-naked choke) at 4:32 of the fifth round, winning the UFC light heavyweight title
UFC Fight Night (5/1/21) Prochazka knocked out Dominick Reyes at 4:29 of the second round
UFC 251 (7/11/20) Prochazka knocked out Volkan Oezdemir at :49 of the second round

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started in January 2009 to direct my aggressive energy in something positive.
What ranks and titles have you held? Amateur Muay Thai Czech National champion,
2x GCF light heavyweight champion, 2x RIZIN FF light heavyweight champion
Do you have any heroes? Scorpion, Liu Kang - Mortal Kombat
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s the league of the best fighters in the world and a chance to show my power at the highest level.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I study at college now. I am in my 2nd year of studies.
What was your job before you started fighting? Security in disco club
Favorite grappling technique: Guillotine choke
Favorite Striking technique: Jumping knee