Siyar
Bahadurzada
22-6-1( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Knockout of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 22-6-1
Summary: Willpower, determination, one-punch knockout power

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Great
From: Kabul Afghanistan
Fights Out Of: Boca Raton, FL USA
Age: 32
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 76"
College: Arnhem University
Degree: International Business and Languages

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
286
48% Successful
136
Types of Successful Strikes
0
136
35% Standing
30%
35% Ground
47
41
48
Striking Defense
51
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
5
80% Successful
4
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
4
1
Takedown Defense
70
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Siyar Bahadurzada
UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley
Jul 30, 2016
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Win
Siyar Bahadurzada
Mar 5, 2016
30
84
1
3
0
1
0
4
R3 Submission
Loss
Siyar Bahadurzada
Dec 28, 2013
47
44
3
1
0
0
6
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Siyar Bahadurzada
Mar 2, 2013
23
5
3
0
1
0
8
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Siyar Bahadurzada
Apr 14, 2012
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Knockout of the Night

Biography

TRAINING: I train all disciplines. Kickboxing, jiu-jitsu, wrestling. I didn't do anything specific for this fight. I'm focused on becoming a better all-round MMA athlete. 

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

• Loss to Kim snapped seven fight winning streak

• 12 wins by KO, six by submission (2 triangle, 2 RNC, North-South, heel hook)

• 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
18-7-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

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