Amir
Sadollah
7-5-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 11 fights.
Record: 7-5-0
Summary: Well-rounded, heart.

Fighter Info

From: Brooklyn, New York USA
Fights Out Of: Richmond, VA USA
Age: 34
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1336
46% Successful
621
Types of Successful Strikes
0
621
68% Standing
24%
420
149
52
Striking Defense
61
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
18
28% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
7
0
Takedown Defense
61
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Yoshihiro Akiyama Sep 20, 2014
57 2 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Amir Sadollah 42 0 0 0
Loss
Dan Hardy Sep 29, 2012
65 3 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Amir Sadollah 61 0 0 0
Win
Amir Sadollah May 15, 2012
36 1 1 0 R3 Decision - Split
Jorge Lopez 32 4 0 2
Loss
Amir Sadollah Aug 14, 2011
95 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Duane Ludwig 123 1 0 0
Win
DaMarques Johnson Mar 26, 2011
27 2 0 3 R2 Submission
Amir Sadollah 62 2 0 3
Win
Amir Sadollah Nov 13, 2010
90 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Peter Sobotta 34 0 0 0
Loss
Amir Sadollah May 29, 2010
10 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Dong Hyun Kim 30 6 0 7
Win
Amir Sadollah Jan 11, 2010
87 2 0 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Brad Blackburn 37 0 0 0
Win
Amir Sadollah Nov 21, 2009
134 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Phil Baroni 51 1 0 0
Loss
Johny Hendricks Aug 8, 2009
7 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Amir Sadollah 2 0 0 0
Amir Sadollah Jun 21, 2008
2 0 2 0 R1 Submission
CB Dollaway 6 1 0 1

Biography

TRAINING:  A typical day of training for me has been usually two workouts a day, split between striking, wrestling, jiu-jitsu, and strength and conditioning.

When and why did you start training for fighting?  I started training about five years ago, but never competed until I had been training for well over a year. I don't have the wrestling/boxing/athletic background that a lot of fighters do, so I had to kinda build it all up from scratch. I don't believe in jumping into something before you're ready.

What titles have you held?  The Ultimate Fighter season seven winner. I've held amateur titles, WKA east coast MMA at 185 and 205. WKA National Muay Thai at 189

Do you have any heroes?  Heroes are all around us. My parents, family, training partners, other fighters, and anyone who selflessly does good for others. And Oprah.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?  Everything. Not for money or fame, but because to me it represents the highest level of achievement in our sport, and to be competitive and successful in this organization is every fighter's dream.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?  I have a degree in Surgical Technology from J. Sargeant Reynolds

What was your job before you started fighting? 
Surgical tech

Ranks in any martial arts styles:  MMA and Muay Thai don't have any formal belting systems, just an informal list of people you should and shouldn't fight.  I have a black belt in Sambo, but it's not as recognized as being belted in BJJ. Which by the way, I am a white belt in.

Favorite grappling technique: Anything unconventional and hard to pull off in an MMA fight. Leglocks, armbars and triangles from weird angles, and the Boston Crab. If I ever get that on someone, I'll retire.

Favorite Striking technique:  Well hmmmm, they're all so deliciously painful. I guess I like knees and kicks, and since I'm recently allowed to throw them as a pro, I'm beginning to become a fan of elbows.

Career

Key Opponents

Duane Ludwig
Duane Ludwig
29-14-0
( W-L-D )
CB Dollaway
CB Dollaway
16-6-0
( W-L-D )

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