Kevin
Casey
5-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 5-3-0
Summary: Submission expert

Fighter Info

Nickname: King
From: Inglewood, California USA
Fights Out Of: Hawthorne, California USA
Age: 32
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
22
64% Successful
14
Types of Successful Strikes
0
14
21%
79% Ground
3
11
Striking Defense
42
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
0
0
Takedown Defense
0
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Josh Samman Apr 13, 2013
36 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Kevin Casey 14 0 2 0
Loss
Matt Lindland
Strikeforce Challengers 8
May 21, 2010
49 4 0 2 R3 KO/TKO
Kevin Casey 2 1 0 2
Win
Kevin Casey
Strikeforce Challengers 5
Nov 20, 2009
-- -- -- -- R1 Submission
Chad Vance -- -- -- --

Biography

TRAINING: Working at Blackhouse  MMA

When and why did you start training for fighting? I’ve been a long time family friend of the Gracie family, and have been training for MMA since 2005

What ranks and titles have you held? 2007 Pan American jiu-jitsu champion. Two-time American national jiu-jitsu champ. 2005 second place world jiu-jitsu championship. Third place 2011 world no gi championship.

Do you have any heroes? My Mother

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is a great honor and life achievement to reach the pinnacle of combat sports.

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

What was your job before you started fighting?
Jiu-Jitsu instructor

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Gracie jiu-jitsu black belt

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

Favorite Striking technique:
Jab

•    Team Sonnen member on TUF 17

•    Pro since 2007

•    Made debut in Japan against longtime contender Ikuhisa “The Punk” Minowa

•    Three wins by submission, one by knockout

•    Four first round finishes

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