Robert
Drysdale
7-0-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 7-0-0
Summary: Ground game

Fighter Info

From: Provo, UT USA
Fights Out Of: Las Vegas, NV USA
Age: 33
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
5
0% Successful
0
Striking Defense
0
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
100% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
1
0
Takedown Defense
0
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Robert Drysdale Jul 6, 2014
0 1 3 1 R1 Submission
Keith Berish 0 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: The day is split in between two sessions - Morning and evening. Jiu-Jitsu, wrestling or sparring in the morning, followed by conditioning or pad work in the evening.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
I began practicing jiu-jitsu when I was 16. I've always been attracted to combat and when I discovered JJ I was in love with it.

What ranks and titles have you held?
None in MMA. As for JJ, multiple time world and national champion, both gi and nogi

Do you have any heroes?
My mother

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
I feel like my whole life has been leading me to this moment. I realize what an amazing opportunity it is and I don't plan on letting it slip by.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Yes, History major

What was your job before you started fighting?
I've worked in retail, as a therapist and as a front desk person before. I was horrible at all of them.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
Many in JJ on the national and international level.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
JJ World Champion and ADCC open weight champion

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles:
Jiu-Jitsu black belt

Favorite grappling technique:
Rear naked choke

Favorite striking technique:
Left hook

•    Pro since 2010

•    All wins by submission, all in the first round

•    Three wins by armbar, two by rear naked choke, one by guillotine choke, and one by arm triangle choke

•    Longest fight was 2:54; shortest 1:04 (over UFC vet Mike Nickels)

Career

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