Jay
Hieron
23-7-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 23-7-0
Summary: Powerful Puncher, Good Submission

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Thoroughbred
From: Brooklyn, NY USA
Age: 37
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
164
29% Successful
47
Types of Successful Strikes
0
47
85% Standing
40
3
4
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
17
53% Successful
9
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
8
0
Takedown Defense
60
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Tyron Woodley Feb 2, 2013
15 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Jay Hieron 0 0 0 0
Loss
Jake Ellenberger Oct 5, 2012
25 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jay Hieron 32 0 0 0
Win
Jay Hieron
Strikeforce - Miami
Jan 30, 2010
21 3 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Joe Riggs 6 0 0 0
Win
Jay Hieron
Strikeforce - Carano vs. Cyborg
Aug 15, 2009
-- -- -- -- R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jesse Taylor -- -- -- --
Win
Jay Hieron
Affliction - Day of Reckoning
Jan 24, 2009
6 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Jason High 0 0 0 0
Loss
Jonathan Goulet Oct 3, 2005
14 0 1 0 R3 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Jay Hieron 10 9 3 8
Win
Jay Hieron
WEC 15: Judgment Day
May 19, 2005
-- -- -- -- R3 Decision - Unanimous
Adam Lynn -- -- -- --
Loss
Georges St-Pierre Jun 19, 2004
24 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Jay Hieron 5 0 0 0

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? "I started wrestling at 14. I was tired of getting beat up. I was a little kid. I was 90 pounds my first year of high school. I picked it up really quickly. In my second year I placed second in state."
 
What ranks and titles do you hold? "I was a 2 time All American and a national champion."
 
What is your favorite technique? "I like to dominate position."
 
Do you have any heroes? "Roy Jones Jr. and Mike Tyson."
 
What are your hobbies? "Riding motorcycles."
 
What is your favorite movie? "Gladiator."
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? "It's a huge opportunity. A dream come true. It's what I've been training for."
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Iowa Community College, Hofstra University, NassauCommunity College. Received associates degree in liberal arts.
 
What was your job before you started fighting?” I was in school."
 
What is your biggest weapon in a fight? "Wrestling and striking."

Career

Trained With

Gray Maynard
Gray Maynard
12-4-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Martin Kampmann
Martin Kampmann
20-7-0
( W-L-D )
Mike Pyle
Mike Pyle
26-9-1
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Georges St-Pierre
Georges St-Pierre
25-2-0
( W-L-D )
Jake Ellenberger
Jake Ellenberger
29-8-0
( W-L-D )

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