Kyle Stewart - Official UFC® Profile
Kyle
Stewart
8-0-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 8-0-0
Summary: Powerful striker / wrestler

Fighter Info

Nickname: Gunz Up
From: Mesa, Arizona United States
Fights Out Of: Tempe, Arizona United States
Age: 30
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 76"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
75
33% Successful
25
Types of Successful Strikes
0
25
84% Standing
16%
21
4
Striking Defense
43
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
8
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
60
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Kyle Stewart
UFC 240: Holloway vs. Edgar
Jul 27, 2019
37
23
4
0
0
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Kyle Stewart
Jan 19, 2019
2
6
0
2
0
1
0
1
R1 Submission
Win
Kyle Stewart
Jul 25, 2017
7
12
2
0
0
0
3
1
R2 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Four to six hours of wrestling/ grappling/ striking.

Thoughts on opponent, Jason Jackson? Long, athletic, polished fighter.

When and why did you start training for fighting? Four years old in karate and 21 years old for MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? KOTC amateur title, World Fighting Federation pro title, Fierce Fighting Championships pro title.

Do you have any heroes? The men that I served alongside with in combat.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The UFC is every martial artist’s personal lifelong dream, but, for me, it's more about showing the men that I served with that we are all still capable of greatness.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I'm working towards a bachelors degree in business.

What was your job before you started fighting? I spent eight years in the Marine Corps as an infantry machine gunner. I left the Marine Corps to become a professional fighter and work my way to the UFC.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 9-1 amateur record. KOTC amateur world title

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt in karate

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle choke

Favorite Striking technique: Straight right

· Pro since 2015

 

· Four wins by KO/TKO, two wins by submission (Armbar, shoulder lock)

 

· Five first round finishes

 

· Owns seven-second and 12-second knockouts

 

· Holds March win over UFC vet Estevan Payan

 

· Origin of nickname: “I was a machine gunner in the Marine Corps and ‘Gunz up’ is a term that Marines use when ready for combat.”

Career

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