Manny
Gamburyan
18-9-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Knockout of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 18-9-0, 1NC
Summary: Judo, jiu jitsu, throws

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Anvil
From: Leninakan Armenia
Fights Out Of: Hollywood, CA USA
Age: 34
Height: 5' 5" ( 165 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
908
42% Successful
379
Types of Successful Strikes
0
379
51% Standing
20%
28%
194
77
108
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
114
35% Successful
40
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
9
11
2
Takedown Defense
69
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Jul 15, 2015
36
42
1
5
0
2
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Sep 27, 2014
11
49
2
1
1
0
0
3
R2 Submission
Loss
Manvel Gamburyan
May 10, 2014
28
52
1
4
1
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
NO CONTEST
Manvel Gamburyan
Dec 28, 2013
54
14
2
3
0
0
2
3
R3 Overturned
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Aug 17, 2013
23
32
5
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Michihiro Omigawa
Aug 4, 2012
52
41
6
0
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Manvel Gamburyan
Dec 30, 2011
19
42
2
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Manvel Gamburyan
Jun 26, 2011
67
32
0
2
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Manvel Gamburyan
WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan
Sep 30, 2010
25
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber
Apr 24, 2010
5
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Knockout of the Night
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Leonard Garcia
WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo
Nov 18, 2009
35
17
7
0
0
0
3
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
WEC 41: Brown vs. Faber 2
Jun 7, 2009
56
23
3
0
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Manvel Gamburyan
Jan 31, 2009
27
26
3
1
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Manvel Gamburyan
Aug 9, 2008
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Apr 2, 2008
3
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Manvel Gamburyan
Dec 29, 2007
3
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Manvel Gamburyan
Jun 23, 2007
2
16
0
1
1
1
0
1
R2 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: Conditioning in the morning and light sparring.  Then it’s Jiu-Jitsu, judo, MMA, wrestling everyday.

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I came to the United States in 1991, I started doing judo.  Then I started doing MMA and had my first MMA fight when I was 15 years old.  I’ve been doing it ever since.


What ranks and titles have you held?
Eight-time junior national judo champion, 2000 judo junior world team, Junior Olympics judo champion, 2nd Dan Black Belt in judo.

Do you have any heroes? None

What is your favorite technique? Slams

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?  It’s an honor.  A lot of big-time legends have fought here – Matt Hughes, Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Dan Severn, Chuck Liddell, Randy Couture.  Being one of those guys fighting in the Octagon is an honor to me.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Personal trainer.

  • Cousin of UFC vet Karo Parisyan

 

  • Seven wins by submission, two by knockout

 

  • In 2003, knocked out UFC vet Jorge Santiago in 21 seconds

 

  • Highly decorated judo player

Career

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