Tae Hyun
Bang
17-8-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 17-8-0
Summary: Wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: Supernatural
From: Seoul South Korea
Fights Out Of: Seoul South Korea
Age: 31
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
College: Kyungbuk Science University
Degree: Political Studies

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
173
35% Successful
60
Types of Successful Strikes
0
60
82% Standing
15%
49
2
9
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
2
2
Takedown Defense
44
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Kajan Johnson Jun 14, 2014
29 4 0 3 R3 KO/TKO
Tae Hyun Bang 34 0 0 2
Loss
Mairbek Taisumov Jan 4, 2014
33 5 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Tae Hyun Bang 26 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: In the morning I go running or lift weights. In the afternoon it’s team training, and at night I’ll either run or lift again.

When and why did you start training to become a fighter? I started training Korean wrestling when I was 12.  I turned pro in MMA in 2003

What ranks and titles have you held? Former DEEP lightweight champion, Former NEO FIGHT lightweight champion

Do you have any heroes? General Soon Sin Lee

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It has been my passion to fight in the UFC for a long time. I’m more motivated than ever to make a good impression in the best MMA organization in the world. Thank you to all the fans and the UFC for giving me the opportunity.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I attended Kyungbuk Science University and graduated with a degree in police studies

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked at a golf range at the Yangji Country Club as a golf cart mechanic

Favorite grappling technique: Reverse armbar

Favorite striking technique: Backfist
•    Pro since 2004

•    Nine wins by KO

•    Has won three of his last five

•    Fought Takanori Gomi and Jorge Masvidal in 2008

Career

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