Brett Johns - Official UFC® Profile
Brett
Johns
15-2-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night / 1 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 6 fights.
Record: 15-2-0
Summary: Wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Pikey
From: Swansea Wales
Fights Out Of: Swansea Wales
Age: 28
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )
Reach 71"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
497
49% Successful
242
Types of Successful Strikes
0
242
55% Standing
35% Ground
132
26
84
Striking Defense
54
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
40
53% Successful
21
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
5
10
1
Takedown Defense
62
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Brett Johns
Tony Gravely
UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Dos Santos
Jan 25, 2020
36
26
6
5
3
0
4
2
R3 Submission
Fight of the Night
Loss
Brett Johns
Aug 4, 2018
117
73
0
0
1
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Brett Johns
Apr 21, 2018
89
27
3
1
0
0
2
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brett Johns
Dec 1, 2017
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
R1 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Brett Johns
Jul 16, 2017
56
28
3
0
1
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brett Johns
Nov 19, 2016
49
53
11
0
0
0
3
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: It's been a long camp – 28 weeks and I can't wait to get in there.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training judo when I was four years old in my father's gym. I came across MMA when I was 16 years old and have never looked back.

What ranks and titles have you held? Cage Warriors world title, Titan FC world title.

Do you have any heroes? Joe Calzaghe

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true.

What was your job before you started fighting? Construction worker

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt judo, Purple belt BJJ, Brown belt Kahn in Muay Thai

Favorite grappling technique: RNC


• Pro since 2012

• Five wins by submission (2 RNC, armbar, triangle, calf-slicer), two by KO

• Five first round finishes

• Has been the five round distance three times

• Last two pre-UFC victories were back-to-back wins over UFC vet Walel Watson and TUF 18 vet Anthony Gutierrez

• Had 4-0 amateur record

• Origin of nickname: “I was given this nickname because of the way I used to dress when I was a young lad.”

Career

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