Marc Diakiese - Official UFC® Profile
Marc
Diakiese
12-0-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 12-0-0
Summary: Boxing and wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: Bonecrusher
From: Democratic Republic Congo
Fights Out Of: Manchester Englad
Age: 24
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 73"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
157
40% Successful
63
Types of Successful Strikes
0
63
70% Standing
22%
44
14
5
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
14
50% Successful
7
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
3
0
Takedown Defense
67
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Marc Diakiese
Jul 7, 2017
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Win
Marc Diakiese
Mar 18, 2017
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Marc Diakiese
Dec 9, 2016
20
9
1
6
0
0
1
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Marc Diakiese
Oct 8, 2016
21
48
2
1
0
0
3
0
R2 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Sessions vary, depending on the day, but I train up to three times a day, mostly a lot of drilling and going over things that I can improve on.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I first started doing MMA back in 2010 but didnt really understand what it was. I walked into a local gym and it kinda rolled on from there.  

What ranks and titles have you held? Two-time Lonsdale Champion, BJJ Purple belt & numerous amateur titles. 

Do you have any heroes? No one specifically. I admire various fighters but not one individual.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This means the world to me. It is a dream come true. Now I want to be the champion.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Working on the railways.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 9-0 as an amateur and won three British titles.


Specific accomplishments in pro competition? 
Bamma champion and undefeated


Favorite grappling technique:
Rear Naked Choke


Favorite Striking technique:
Double Jab/Right hand

 

  • Six wins by KO, one by submission (RNC)

 

  • Pro since 2013

 

  • Six first round finishes

 

  • Last two pre-UFC victories ended by knockout in a combined 60 seconds.

 

  • Origin of nickname: “It was given to me by a friend in my early fights. I crush opponents.”

Career

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