Professional MMA Record: 11-0
Style Summary: Strong Wrestling
Hometown: Rochester, NY
Current Promotion: UFC
Gregor has always known that he was destined to be in the UFC. A former collegiate wrestler who claimed an NCAA Division 1 national title in 2007, Gregor has gone unbeaten since his pro debut in 2014.
Check out Gregor training before his UFC debut brough tot you by Matt Culley of the Fight Cave MMA Podcast:
Gregor’s strong wrestling background stems from his successful college career. In college, Gregor was a 4x division 1 All-American, a D1 NCAA national champion in wrestling, he held the the school record for career wins at 152 with a win percentage at .917, and he was the only true freshman All-American in school history.
“The UFC is where I said I would be fighting since the day I decided to start fighting, but winning the belt is the long-term goal.” said Gregor during a UFC interview. Gregor made his UFC debut on September 24, 2016 on UFC Fight Night 95 in Brazil. He won a 3 round Unanimous Decision against Glaico Franca on 9/24/16. Then on 4/8/17, he won Fight of the Night after winning by Knock Out (punches) in the first round, in 21 seconds. His most recent fight on 9/16/17, after knee surgery was another exciting fight that he won Fight of the Night with. He ended it in the second round at 2:11 with an arm-triangle choke submission. Look for big things from this rising star in the UFC.