Tai Tuivasa vs Blagoy Ivanov

Heavyweight Bout

UFC 238, Cejudo vs Moraes - Chicago, USA

Saturday June 8th, 2019

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Tai 'Bam Bam' TuivasaBlagoy 'Baga' Ivanov
26Age32
6ft 2"
187cm
Height5ft 11"
180cm
75"
191cm
Reach73"
185cm
39"
99cm
Leg Reach42"
107cm
OrthodoxStanceSouthpaw
AustralianNationalityBulgarian
#11Ranking#14
Lions High Performance CenterGymXtreme Couture
Mark Hunt
Tyson Pedro
Rob Wilkinson
Notable Gym MembersJustin Gaethje
Joseph Benavidez
Kevin Lee
6 Months, 7 DaysTime Since Last Fight2 Months, 30 Days
Aug 31st 2012First FightOct 13th 2007
1 LossCurrent Streak1 Win
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
8-1-0Record
(W-L-D)
17-2-0 + 1NC
8-1-0Record at This Weight
17-2-0
1-0-0Record in This Country 11-2-0
0-0-0Record Against Opponents Stance
14-2-0
3-1-0UFC Record1-1-0
Junior Dos Santos - Loss by TKO, 2018Common OpponentsJunior Dos Santos - Loss by Dec, 2018
Wins
7 (87%)KO/TKO6 (35%)
0Sub6 (35%)
1 (13%)Dec5 (30%)
Losses
1 (100%)KO/TKO0
0Sub1 (50%)
0Dec1 (50%)
Significant Strikes
4.42Landed per Minute3.08
52%Accuracy30%
3.06Absorbed per Minute4.50
59%Defense56%
Grappling
0Takedown Average/15 mins0
0Takedown Accuracy0
100%Takedowns Defended100%
0Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins0
4:01Average Fight Time (Total)9:12
7:21Average Fight Time (UFC)20:00
Other DisciplinesJudo - Black belt
Sambo - International Master of Sports
Australian Fighting Championship Heavyweight Champion (2016)SuccessesPFL Heavyweight Champion (2017)
WSOF Heavyweight Champion (2015-2017)