Aleksandar Rakic - Official UFC® Profile
Aleksandar
Rakic
10-1-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #10 Light Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 10-1-0
Summary: Striking, grappling, cardio

Fighter Info

From: Vienna Austria
Fights Out Of: Vienna Austria
Age: 27
Height: 6' 5" ( 195 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )
Reach 78"
Leg Reach 46"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
346
53% Successful
183
Types of Successful Strikes
0
183
44% Standing
48% Ground
81
14
88
Striking Defense
50
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
5
60% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
4
0
Takedown Defense
88
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Aleksandar Rakic
UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. The Korean Zombie
Dec 21, 2019
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Win
Aleksandar Rakic
UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Smith
Jun 1, 2019
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Aleksandar Rakic
Dec 8, 2018
19
31
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Aleksandar Rakic
Jul 22, 2018
12
104
0
3
0
0
0
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Aleksandar Rakic
Sep 2, 2017
24
46
2
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: MMA
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started boxing and kickboxing when I was 12 years old. I always had lots of energy and was looking for trouble.
 
What ranks and titles have you held? I was the Austrian state champion at kickboxing. I will be UFC LHW champion.
 
Do you have any heroes? I am my own hero.
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It has always been my dream to fight in the UFC.
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I finished school in Austria and went straight to work.
 
What was your job before you started fighting? I worked as a waiter in a hotel and in reception to help pay for my training.
 
Favorite grappling technique: None in particular
 
Favorite Striking technique: Head kick
• Pro since 2011
 
• Lost pro debut – 9-0 since
 
• Seven wins by KO, one by submission (North-South choke)
 
• Has 9 of 10 wins
 
• Barroso fight was first distance bout
 
• Six first round finishes

Career

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