Grant Dawson - Official UFC® Profile
Grant
Dawson
12-1-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 12-1-0
Summary: Making people give up

Fighter Info

Nickname: KGD
From: Cambria, Wisconsin United States
Fights Out Of: Lee's Summit, Missouri United States
Age: 25
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )

Media

  1. DWTNCS Week Six: Dana White Awards UFC Contracts to Grant Dawson and Charles Byrd
    Aug 15, 2017

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
184
46% Successful
84
Types of Successful Strikes
0
84
51% Standing
19%
30%
43
16
25
Striking Defense
46
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
21
43% Successful
9
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
9
0
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Grant Dawson
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Lee
May 18, 2019
20
27
0
3
0
1
0
4
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Grant Dawson
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Dos Santos
Mar 9, 2019
57
49
6
0
1
1
5
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Grant Dawson
Tuesday Night Contender Series Live on UFC FIGHT PASS:Las Vegas
Aug 15, 2017
24
3
1
1
2
0
4
0
R2 Submission

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I love to compete and I started training when I was in high school. 

What ranks and titles have you held? KCFA 145-pound pro title 

Do you have any heroes? James Krause and Michael Chandler 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's everything to me. 

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Dishwasher in a nursing home 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Blue belt in jiu-jitsu 

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle 

Favorite Striking technique: Elbows to the face 


• Pro since 2014

• On three fight winning streak

• Three wins by KO, nine by submission (6 RNC, triangle, armbar

• Seven first round finishes

• Had 5-0 amateur record

Career

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