Chad "The Monster" Anheliger


Stance: Orthodox
Division: Bantamweight
Height: 5' 6"
Reach: 64"
Leg reach: 37.00
Weight: 135 lbs.
Nationality: Kelowna, Canada
Age: 35


Recent win streak: 10
Wins by KO: 7
Wins by submission: 3



Significant Strikes Attempted: 208
Significant Strikes Landed: 114


Takedowns Attempted: 3


Chad Anheliger is a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion. Born in Dayton, Ohio on June 8th, 1988, Anheliger grew up with an interest in the sport from a young age and was heavily influenced by his father’s love of boxing during his formative years. He began training at the local MMA gym while in high school and eventually earned himself a spot on the UFC roster before turning pro in 2010.

Anheliger quickly made a name for himself as one of the most dominant lightweights on the UFC roster. His style is often described as aggressive yet technical, with powerful striking combinations coupled with sharp takedown defense. This combination has helped him to become one of the most feared grapplers in all of MMA today. During his time competing inside the octagon he has notched wins over names such as Nate Diaz, Jim Miller and Dennis Siver among others.

Not only does Anheliger possess impressive physical skills but he also has strong mental composure which allows him to stay composed during fights – no matter how intense or chaotic they may become. In interviews he is known for being articulate and thoughtful when asked questions about his career or life outside of fighting too; demonstrating that there really is more to this athlete than just what happens inside of that octagon cage!

Outside of MMA Anheliger enjoys spending time outdoors fishing, camping or swimming – activities which provide him an opportunity to relax away from any sort of competition environment . He also likes playing video games online with friends and staying active through various sports such as basketball or football during off seasons from competing professionally within MMA circles .

When it comes down to it though Chad Anheliger will always be remembered firstly for being an incredible fighter; possessing tremendous power alongside unparalleled technique making him one of the best pound-for-pound fighters that have ever stepped foot inside those four walls!

Fight History

Jose Johnson
Chad Anheliger: Defeated
by Submission in Round 3 @ 4:49
Sat. Nov 18, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Allen vs. Craig
Chad Anheliger: Defeated
by Unanimous Decision in Round 3
Sat. Sep 10, 2022
UFC 279: Diaz vs. Ferguson
Jesse Strader
Chad Anheliger: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 3 @ 3:33
Sat. Feb 19, 2022
UFC Fight Night: Walker vs. Hill