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Jan Blachowicz
Light Heavyweight Champion • 27-8-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 3
    Fight Win Streak
  • 7
    Wins by Knockout
  • 9
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 49% 49%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
580
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1187
Grappling accuracy 52% 52%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
12
Takedowns Attempted
25
3.45
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.77
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.16
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.27
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
54
%
Sig. Str. Defense
66
%
Takedown Defense
0.45
Knockdown Ratio
12:01
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
409 (71%)
Clinch
89 (15%)
Ground
82 (14%)

Sig. Str. by target

66% 385 Head 22% 127 Body 12% 68 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
7 (27%)
DEC
10 (38%)
SUB
9 (35%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Anderson vs Blachowicz

    Round
    1
    Time
    3:08
    Method
    ko/tko
  • Win

    Blachowicz vs Souza

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Cieszyn, Poland
Trains at
Ankos MMA - Zapaśniczy 67, Warszawa
Fighting style
MMA
Age
37
Height
74.00
Weight
216.00
Octagon Debut
Oct. 04, 2014
Reach
78.00
Leg reach
44.00
Q & A

TRAINING: In the morning, I train with the entire team, and in the evening, I work with my coach individually. 

 

When and why did you start training for fighting? I turned professional in MMA in 2007

What ranks and titles have you held? Amateur Muay Thai Champion of the World, Korea 2008, KSW Light Heavyweight Title Holder
Do you have any heroes? The Witcher – a character from the fantasy book.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? When I got to the UFC, the first thing on my mind was "finally, my biggest dream is starting to come true." I was working really hard for this my whole life and it's a great feeling. I can't wait for my debut.

 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I graduated as a civil engineer technician.

 

What was your job before you started fighting? Security guard at the clubs.

 

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Several Muay Thai, grappling, and jiu-jitsu titles

 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ black belt

Favorite grappling technique: kimura, rear-naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: left high kick, left straight

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