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"Wolverine"
Omari Akhmedov
#13 Middleweight Division • 21-5-1 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 7
    Wins by Knockout
  • 6
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 34% 34%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
429
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1261
Grappling accuracy 50% 50%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
19
Takedowns Attempted
46
2.99
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.77
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
2.40
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.21
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
58
%
Sig. Str. Defense
63
%
Takedown Defense
0.21
Knockdown Ratio
11:57
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
318 (74%)
Clinch
55 (13%)
Ground
56 (13%)

Sig. Str. by target

69% 298 Head 18% 76 Body 13% 55 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
7 (35%)
DEC
7 (35%)
SUB
6 (30%)

Resultados del evento

  • Win
    Omari Akhmedov

    Akhmedov vs Breese

    Round
    2
    Time
    01:42
    Method
    SUB
  • Omari Akhmedov
    Win

    Akhmedov vs Weidman

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Activo
Hometown
Kizlyar, Rusia
Trains at
Eagles MMA Team
Fighting style
Kickboxer
Age
33
Height
72.00
Weight
185.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 09, 2013
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
40.50
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? 2009 - When I was 22. I always wanted to try MMA, and I liked it.

What ranks and titles have you held? International Master of sports in hand-to-hand combat, international master of sport in combat sambo.

Do you have any heroes? Muhammad Ali, the greatest sportsman ever.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A new chapter in my life. My dream became real.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?  Graduated Dagestan State Institute of National Economy.

What was your job before you started fighting? Helping my parents in the family business.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?2x Russian champion in pankration, 2x Russian champion hand-to-hand combat, Dagestan champion in Combat Sambo, world champion in amateur MMA "MIX FIGHT" version.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt, 2nd Dan, in hand-to-hand combat

Favorite grappling technique:  Kimura

Favorite Striking technique: Left hook

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Omari Akhmedov of Russia gets his hands wrapped backstage during the UFC 245 event at T-Mobile Arena on December 14, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)
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