Chris
Tickle
7-5-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 7-5-0
Summary: Speed, power, heavy kicks

Fighter Info

Nickname: Bad Boy
From: Pontiac, Illinois USA
Fights Out Of: Bloomington, Illinois USA
Age: 32
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
40
40% Successful
16
Types of Successful Strikes
0
16
69% Standing
25%
11
1
4
Striking Defense
43
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
4
25% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
3
1
Takedown Defense
20
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Daron Cruickshank Jun 1, 2012
17 4 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Chris Tickle 16 1 2 3

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? Five years ago. I had to change my life, and MMA helped me.

What ranks and titles have you held? None

Do you have any heroes?
My mom

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It means that dreams are real. This is something I’ve wanted to do my whole life, and hard work and dedication got me here.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Construction – concrete laborer

Favorite grappling technique: D’Arce choke

Favorite Striking technique: Left head kick

•    Team Cruz member

•    On five fight pre-TUF winning streak

•    Pro since 2008

•    Went 2-4 in first six pro fights

•    Five wins by KO, one by submission

•    Beat UFC vet Brian Geraghty in most recent pre-TUF win in October of 2011

Career

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