Ernest
Chavez
8-1-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 8-1-0
Summary: Grappling and clinchwork

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Mad Titan
From: Brawley, CA USA
Fights Out Of: Orange County, CA USA
Age: 31
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
College: California State University of San Bernardino

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
201
41% Successful
82
Types of Successful Strikes
0
82
84% Standing
15%
69
12
1
Striking Defense
64
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
6
33% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
5
0
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Zubaira Tukhugov Oct 4, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Ernest Chavez -- -- -- --
Loss
Elias Silverio May 31, 2014
65 1 1 1 R3 Submission
Ernest Chavez 54 0 0 0
Win
Ernest Chavez Feb 22, 2014
28 2 0 5 R3 Decision - Split
Yosdenis Cedeno 26 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: 1st workout - 3-5 mile run. 2nd workout - jump rope, mitts for 6 rds, footwork drills and sit-ups. 3rd workout - jiu jitsu warmup, BJJ drills, live rolling for 30 min to an hour.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
Not sure exactly. I believe I started training in 2004 but ever since I was young and saw the 1st UFC on VHS I knew I wanted to fight.

What ranks and titles have you held?
Fight Night OC and BammaUSA lightweight champion.

Do you have any heroes?
My dad (Ernest Chavez), and my high school wrestling coach (Keith Smith)

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It means the world to me. It's the biggest step so far in my career and I plan to take full advantage of it. Getting in the UFC and staying here can change my whole quality of life. I plan to be very successful.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
California State University of San Bernardino. Associate degree. 5 classes away from BA in Accounting degree

What was your job before you started fighting?
Payroll/accounting clerk

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles:
BJJ purple belt

Favorite grappling technique:
Soup choke

Favorite striking technique:
Pull hook
•    Pro since 2009

•    Four wins by KO

•    Three first round finishes

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