Daniel
Kelly
11-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 11-1-0
Summary: Judo

Fighter Info

From: Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Fights Out Of: Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Age: 38
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
455
41% Successful
188
Types of Successful Strikes
0
188
64% Standing
27%
120
18
50
Striking Defense
69
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
16
38% Successful
6
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
11
0
Takedown Defense
80
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Daniel Kelly
UFC Fight Night: Rockhold vs. Souza
Nov 26, 2016
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Win
Daniel Kelly
Mar 19, 2016
37
33
0
2
0
0
1
2
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Daniel Kelly
Nov 14, 2015
63
77
5
0
0
0
8
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Daniel Kelly
May 9, 2015
2
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Daniel Kelly
Feb 14, 2015
61
50
0
1
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Daniel Kelly
Nov 7, 2014
23
25
0
1
0
1
0
2
R1 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: Ten session a week - four two-a-day sessions and two single sessions.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started properly in 2012. I retired from judo competition and was looking for a new challenge. I have always been a fan of MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? None

Do you have any heroes? GSP

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It has been my goal and dream after the house didn't go well for me. This is a big chance at redemption.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? I was a judo coach and I worked in a cafe

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Four-time Olympian in judo for Australia

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Four-time Olympian in judo, purple belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: Uchimata

Favorite striking technique: Left hand

• Team Australia on TUF Nations

• Pro since 2006

• Five wins by submission (3 RNC, 1 armbar, 1 kimura), three by KO

• Four first round finishes

• Highest finish in four Olympic Games was 7th in 2004

• Only competitor to make four Australian Olympic teams in judo

Career

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