Charles Byrd - Official UFC® Profile
Charles
Byrd
9-5-0( V-D-E )
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Historique des combats

Analyse des compétences

Les tableaux représentent une compilation des résultats de 4 combats.
Record: 9-5-0
Résumé: Muay Thai, very athletic

Fighter Info

Surnom: Kid Dynamite
De: Pine Bluff, Arkansas United States
Provenance: Dallas, Texas United States
Age: 34
Taille: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Poids: 185 livres ( 84 kg )
Reach 73"
Leg Reach 39"

Frappes

Total de tentatives de frappes
0
77
64% réussi
49
Types de frappes réussies
0
49
51% Debout
27%
22%
25
13
11
Défense de frappe
63
%
Pourcentage total de frappes évitées

Grappling

Total de mises au sol
0
4
25% réussi
1
Types de mises au sol réussies
 
 
Soum.
Passes
Balayages
1
3
0
Takedown Defense
57
%
Pourcentage total de mises au sol évitées
Résultats Combattants Evénement Fr MS Soum. Passe Méthode Revisionner Awards
Loss
Charles Byrd
sept. 8, 2018
38
24
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Charles Byrd
mars 17, 2018
0
11
0
1
0
1
0
3
R1 Submission
Win
Charles Byrd
Tuesday Night Contender Series Live on UFC FIGHT PASS:Las Vegas
août 15, 2017
29
8
2
1
1
0
6
2
R2 Submission
Win
Charles Byrd
juil. 11, 2017
13
5
1
2
1
0
2
1
R1 Submission

Biographie

TRAINING: A typical day for me starts with a morning run for anywhere from 3-5 miles, then afternoon to evening I'll train either my striking or grappling.
 
When and why did you start training for fighting?  I began my training in 2007 with the goals of eventually getting into K-1 tournaments and wanting to become a great kickboxer. Along the way I realized that with my prior experience in wrestling that I had tools to compete in MMA, and I started training everything. I fell in love with the sport ever since.

What ranks and titles have you held? As a kid I competed in several Isshin Ryu karate tournaments and did well. I ended as a brown belt because I had to move due to a family situation. I’m also the welterweight champion for a promotion out of Dallas called Dominion Warrior.

Do you have any heroes? My all-time hero is Muhammad Ali. Everything about his journey to becoming the greatest ever has inspired me in more ways that I could write. He was a great boxer that used his fame to help others and I hope to be able to do that one day myself.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything to me. I want to be considered one of the best to ever complete in this sport. I've sacrificed a lot to get to this point - Jobs, family, friends, money. The UFC is the highest level in MMA and it would be a dream come true for me.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I started and never finished. My degree goal was a bachelors in kinesiology.

What was your job before you started fighting? I've always worked while I’ve fought. It’s been a challenge balancing both, but I thank God for continuing to bless me.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Brown belt in Isshin Ryu karate, trained in Muay Thai under seven-time world champion Saekson Janjira for almost 10 years.

Favorite grappling technique: Head and arm choke, armbar

Favorite Striking technique: Elbows and head kicks
  • Pro since 2009
  • Three wins by KO, five by submission (Triangle, arm triangle, 2 RNC, neck crank)
  • Seven first round finishes
  • Has won six of his last eight
  • Origin of nickname: “I got this name to emulate my style of aggression in the cage. The name was originally Mike Tyson’s first fight name and I have always been a huge fan of Tyson's fighting style and aggressive power.”

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