Siyar
Bahadurzada
21-6-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 21-6-1
Summary: Willpower, determination, one-punch knockout power

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Great
From: Kabul Afghanistan
Fights Out Of: Boca Raton, FL USA
Age: 30
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
College: Arnhem University
Degree: International Business and Languages

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
148
35% Successful
52
Types of Successful Strikes
0
52
56% Standing
42% Clinch
29
22
1
Striking Defense
53
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
50% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
71
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
John Howard Dec 28, 2013
47 3 0 6 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Siyar Bahadurzada 44 1 0 0
Loss
Dong Hyun Kim Mar 2, 2013
23 3 1 8 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Siyar Bahadurzada 5 0 0 0
Win
Paulo Thiago Apr 14, 2012
0 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Siyar Bahadurzada 3 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: All disciplines that MMA consists of! I'm working towards the big picture.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training back in 2000 just for fun and trained like three times a week till 2006/07. Then I started training full-time.

What ranks and titles have you held?
3x and reigning Shooto 183lb champion. Glory World Series 2010/11 welterweight champion

Do you have any heroes? Not really, but I find something to admire in every person.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Bring change! Make a better future for my people by bringing unity among them. Inspire young kids to look for a goal in their lives and fight for something they love.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, I studied international business and languages and have a bachelor’s degree.

What was your job before you started fighting? Helping my father with his company, and I still do help him when he needs me.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
Winner of many grappling tournaments

Favorite grappling technique:
Flying armbar

Favorite striking technique: Flying knee
• Pro since 2002

• 12 wins by KO, five by submission

• Owns wins over John Alessio, Derrick Noble, Evangelista Santos

• Has also faced Kazuo Misaki and Jorge Santiago

• Born in Afghanistan, moved with his family to the Netherlands when he was 15

Career

Trained With

Jason Miller
Jason Miller
24-10-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Jason Miller
Jason Miller
24-10-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Jason Miller
Jason Miller
24-10-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Jason Miller
Jason Miller
24-10-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Erick Silva
Erick Silva
17-5-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

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