Maurice Greene - Official UFC® Profile
Maurice
Greene
5-3-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 5-3-0

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Crochet Boss
From: Norfolk, Virginia United States
Fights Out Of: St Cloud, Minnesota United States
Age: 33
Height: 6' 7" ( 200 cm )
Weight: 258 lb ( 117 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
310
44% Successful
137
Types of Successful Strikes
0
137
81% Standing
18%
111
24
2
Striking Defense
54
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
0
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
2
0
Takedown Defense
33
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Maurice Greene
UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy
Jan 18, 2020
7
13
3
0
3
0
4
0
R2 Submission
Loss
Maurice Greene
Sergei Pavlovich
UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Askren
Oct 26, 2019
8
20
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Maurice Greene
UFC Fight Night: Ngannou vs. Dos Santos
Jun 29, 2019
37
19
0
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Maurice Greene
Jeff Hughes
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Dos Santos
Mar 9, 2019
70
66
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Maurice Greene
UFC - TUF 28 Finale
Nov 30, 2018
9
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission

Biography

 

Thoughts on opponent, Michel Batista? Strong wrestler, heavy hands. I think it’s a good matchup.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started in 2010. A friend asked me if I wanted to fight. I went to gym at 330 lbs and 30 days later hopped in cage with no experience and here I am today.

What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ Proud blue belt

Do you have any heroes? My brother and father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? When I started in 2010 I said I would be here, and only a few believed me, but being here is one thing; I want to make my mark in the UFC. 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, some, but I dropped out. My BJJ black belt, when I earn it, is my degree. 

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked in banking and took a leap to chase my dream to put my family in a better place.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Fight Card Ent heavyweight champ

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Driller Promotions heavyweight champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Blue Belt BJJ, Black arm bands in Start BJJ Thai Boxing

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle choke

Favorite Striking technique: Simple low kicks and straight punches

 
• Team Gastelum on TUF 28

• Pro since 2012

• Four first round finishes

• One win by KO, three by submission (Arm triangle, 2 triangle)

Career

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