Brandon Moreno - Official UFC® Profile
Brandon
Moreno
14-4-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #7 Flyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 2 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 14-4-0
Summary: Jiu-jitsu

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Assassin Baby
From: Tijuana Mexico
Fights Out Of: Tijuana Mexico
Age: 24
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 125 lb ( 56 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 38"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
388
34% Successful
131
Types of Successful Strikes
0
131
73% Standing
11%
16%
95
15
21
Striking Defense
70
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
22
45% Successful
10
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
4
4
1
Takedown Defense
62
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Brandon Moreno
Aug 5, 2017
76
45
0
4
0
0
0
1
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brandon Moreno
Apr 22, 2017
16
24
4
0
0
2
0
2
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Brandon Moreno
Dec 3, 2016
54
23
5
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Brandon Moreno
Oct 1, 2016
7
8
1
1
0
2
0
0
R1 Submission
Performance of the Night

Biography

TRAINING: For this fight I went to the Mexico City five weeks before and we trained in the National High Performance Center

When and why did you start training for fighting? At 12 years old. And I still train in the same gym.

What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ purple belt and WFF champion

Do you have any heroes? My family and Rocky Balboa

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a lifetime goal

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Making piñatas

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? BJJ national champion

Favorite grappling technique: Mata leon

Favorite Striking technique: Jab

· Team Benavidez on TUF 24

 

· Pro since 2011

 

· Ten wins by submission (5 RNC, guillotine, triangle, 2 armbar, undisclosed submission), one by KO

 

· Seven first round finishes

 

· Won 11 of last 12

Career

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