Mike Grundy

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Mike Grundy
Born (1987-03-01) 1 March 1987 (age 32)
Wigan, England
Nationality British
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 145 lb (66 kg; 10 st 5 lb)
Division Featherweight
Style Freestyle Wrestling
Team Team Kaobon Wigan
Years active 2014-present
Mixed martial arts record
Total 13
Wins 12
By knockout 1
By submission 8
By decision 3
Losses 1
By submission 1
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog
last updated on: 16 March 2019

Michael Grundy (born 1 March 1987) is a British freestyle wrestler, and current professional mixed martial artist fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.[1]

Freestyle wrestling

Grundy competed for England in the men's freestyle 74 kg event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games where he won a bronze medal.[2]

Mixed martial arts career

Early career

Grundy made his professional MMA debut in September 2014. Over the next three years, Grundy competed for various promotions including Shooto, BAMMA, and Absolute Championship Berkut. He amassed a record of 11 wins against 1 loss before joining the UFC.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

In February 2019, it was announced that Grundy had signed with the UFC. He made his debut on 16 March 2019 at UFC Fight Night: Till vs. Masvidal against Nad Narimani.[3] Grundy won the fight via TKO in the second round.[4]

Grundy was scheduled to face Movsar Evloev on August 31, 2019 at UFC on ESPN+ 15[5] However, on August 19, 2019, it was reported that Grundy was forced to pull from the event, citing injury.[6]

Mixed martial arts record

Professional record breakdown
13 matches 12 wins 1 loss
By knockout 1 0
By submission 8 1
By decision 3 0
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Win 12–1 Nad Narimani TKO (punches) UFC Fight Night: Till vs. Masvidal 16 March 2019 2 4:42 London, England
Win 11–1 Fernando Bruno Decision (Unanimous) Aspera FC 58 4 November 2017 3 5:00 Gaspar, Brazil Won the vacant Aspera FC Featherweight Championship.
Win 10–1 Michael Tobin Submission (Guillotine choke) ACB 65 22 July 2017 3 4:38 Sheffield, England
Win 9–1 Yutaka Saito Decision (unanimous) Professional Shooto 1/29 29 January 2017 3 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Win 8–1 Fouad Mesdari Submission (arm-triangle choke) Shinobi War 9 26 November 2016 1 2:39 Liverpool, England
Win 7–1 Daniel Vasquez Submission (arm-triangle choke) ICE Fighting Championships 18 28 October 2016 1 1:15 Manchester, England
Win 6–1 Zsolt Fényes Submission (americana) ICE Fighting Championships 17 20 August 2016 1 0:00 Manchester, England
Win 5–1 Marley Swindells Decision (unanimous) BAMMA 25 14 May 2016 3 5:00 Birmingham, England Return to Featherweight.
Win 4–1 Damian Frankiewicz Submission (arm-triangle choke) BAMMA 21 13 June 2015 1 3:59 Birmingham, England Lightweight debut.
Loss 3–1 Damian Stasiak Submission (triangle choke) BAMMA 19 28 March 2015 2 4:18 Blackpool, England
Win 3–0 Mamadou Gueye Submission (D'arce choke) BAMMA 18 21 February 2015 1 3:35 Wolverhampton, England
Win 2–0 Mike Cutting Submission (D'arce choke) BAMMA 17 6 December 2014 1 1:56 Manchester, England
Win 1–0 Ant Phillips Submission (D'arce choke) BAMMA 16 13 September 2014 1 2:47 Manchester, England Featherweight debut.

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See also

References

  1. ^ "Glasgow 2014 profile". Retrieved 5 October 2014.
  2. ^ Lewis, Daniel (29 July 2014). "Mike Grundy takes wrestling bronze for England". Sports Mole. UK. Retrieved 14 October 2014.
  3. ^ Fiedel, Michael. "Mike Grundy to make long-awaited UFC debut in London". The Body Lock. Retrieved 2019-03-17.
  4. ^ "UFC London results: Mike Grundy debuts with second-round stoppage over Nad Narimani". MMA Junkie. 2019-03-16. Retrieved 2019-03-17.
  5. ^ DNA, MMA. "Voormalig M-1 Global Kampioen Movsar Evloev treft Mike Grundy tijdens UFC Shenzhen". Retrieved 2019-07-23.
  6. ^ Redactie. "UFC Shenzhen loses another fight after canceling Mike Grundy". mmadan.com. Retrieved 2019-08-20. (in Dutch)
  7. ^ Sherdog.com. "Mike Grundy MMA Stats, Pictures, News, Videos, Biography - Sherdog.com". Sherdog. Retrieved 2019-08-17.

External links

  • Mike Grundy at UFC
  • Professional MMA record for Mike Grundy from Sherdog
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