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Zabit Magomedsharipov

#3 Featherweight Division • 18-1-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 13
    Fight Win Streak
  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 7
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 53% 53%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
284
Sig. Strikes Attempted
534
Grappling accuracy 59% 59%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
23
Takedowns Attempted
44
4.53
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.44
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
6.23
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.96
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
66
%
Sig. Str. Defense
78
%
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
12:32
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
213 (75%)
Clinch
15 (5%)
Ground
56 (20%)

Sig. Str. by target

73% 206 Head 13% 36 Body 15% 42 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (35%)
DEC
4 (24%)
SUB
7 (41%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Dagestan Republic, Russia
Age
29
Height
73.00
Weight
145.00
Octagon Debut
Sep. 02, 2017
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
42.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was 10 years old, I began to engage in freestyle wrestling. For some time, I was engaged in kickboxing and football, and in 2003 I entered the school "Five sides of the world." Since then, my training in Wushu-Sanda begun. I started to compete in mixed martial arts in 2012.

What ranks and titles have you held? Winner of ACB Grand Prix, ACB featherweight champion. 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is what I was striving for through my entire professional career in MMA.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? At the moment, I am studying at Dagestan State University at the Faculty of Law

What was your job before you started fighting? My whole life is connected with sports since childhood

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? European Wushu-Sanda Champion, Wushu-Sanda World Cup Winner, multiple Champion of Russia in Wushu-Sanda, four-time Champion of Russia in Integrated Combat.

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Zabit Magomedsharipov of Russia holds an open training session for fans and media during UFC Fight Night open workouts at Arbat Hall on November 6, 2019 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
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