Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev is a Swedish professional mixed martial artist and freestyle wrestler who currently competes in the welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and formerly competed in Brave Combat Federation.
Chimaev is a three-time Swedish national champion in Wrestling.
Khamzat Chimaev was born on the 1st of May 1994 in the Chechen Republic and started wrestling at the age of 5 where he won a bronze medal at the Russian National Championships within the junior level.
He then migrated to Sweden in 2013 when he was 18 together with his mother and older brother.
Chimaev then became one of the best freestyle wrestlers in the country of Sweden, winning a gold medal at the 2016 and 2017 Swedish Freestyle Wrestling Championships.
Chimaev started training MMA at the age of 23 at the Allstar Training Center in Stockholm, Sweden with one of his main training partners being UFC Light Heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson.
Chimaev turned professional on May 26th, 2018, after dominating three amateur MMA fights between September 2017 and April 2018.
This article contains Khamzat Chimaev ‘s (wins, losses, and draws) and fighting stats (height, weight, and style).
Khamzat Chimaev’s professional fighting stats
|Name||Khamzat Chimaev “Borz”|
|Professional record (W-L-D)||12-0-0|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||196 lbs. (89 kg)|
Khamzat Chimaev professional fight record
|11 Sep 2022 (UFC)||Kevin Holland||Submission||WIN|
|10 Apr 2022 (UFC)||Gilbert Burns||Decision (Unanimous)||WIN|
|30 Oct 2021 (UFC)||Li JingLiang||Submission||WIN|
|20 Sep 2020 (UFC)||Gerald Meerschaert||KO||WIN|
|26 Jul 2020 (UFC)||Rhys Mckee||KO||WIN|
|16 Jul 2020 (UFC)||John Phillips||Submission||WIN|
|5 Oct 2019 (Brave CF 27)||Mzwandile Hlongwa||Submission (Brabo Choke)||WIN|
|20 Apr 2019 (Brave CF 23)||Ikram Aliskerov||KO||WIN|
|23 Dec 2018 (Brave CF 20)||Sidney Wheeler||KO||WIN|
|17 Nov 2018 (Brave CF 18)||Marko Kisic||KO||WIN|
|18 Aug 2018 (FCR 3)||Ole Magnor||Submission (Rear Naked Choke)||WIN|
|26 May 2018 (IRFA)||Gard Olve Sagen||TKO||WIN|
Khamzat Chimaev‘s professional MMA fight record is 12 wins, 0 draws, and 0 losses
His total MMA fight record is 15 wins, 0 draws, and 0 losses
Khamzat Chimaev is also undefeated in Freestyle Wrestling with 24 wins and 0 losses.