John
Makdessi
12-5-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 11 fights.
Record: 12-5-0
Summary: Well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Bull
From: Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
Fights Out Of: Montreal, Quebec Canada
Age: 31
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 68"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1284
50% Successful
647
Types of Successful Strikes
0
647
91% Standing
590
32
25
Striking Defense
72
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
88
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
John Makdessi
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez
Jul 7, 2016
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Loss
null null
Dec 12, 2015
114
80
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
null null
May 23, 2015
71
72
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
null null
Apr 25, 2015
47
25
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
null null
Feb 1, 2014
61
40
0
2
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Sep 21, 2013
20
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
null null
Mar 16, 2013
86
51
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Nov 17, 2012
63
84
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
null null
Apr 21, 2012
39
73
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
null null
Dec 10, 2011
0
20
0
1
0
1
0
2
R1 Submission
Win
null null
Apr 30, 2011
50
25
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
null null
Dec 11, 2010
19
74
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: I train six days a week, one to three times a day depending on how I feel. I do a lot of mental training too... I’m always trying to improve and learn.....

When and why did you start training for fighting? Started at 6 yrs old at Tae Kwon Do , At age 17  started karate and kickboxing, and then MMA began at 22 yrs old.

What ranks and titles have you held? Junior Olympics in Tae Kwon Do (gold)--- WKA Gold in Karate Kickboxing --- 2006 Eastern Canadian Championship in Kickboxing and USKBA world championship (gold)

Do you have any heroes? My brother, Dave, and inspiring people like Cro Cop and Bruce Lee and Fedor.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means so much to me that I’m willing to sacrifice my life for this.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? Working at a restaurant as a cook.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black Belt in Karate (kickboxing discipline)(shotokan)

Favorite grappling technique: Guillotine

Favorite Striking technique: Kicks

Career

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