Ian "The Hurricane" Heinisch
StatsFighting style: Wrestling
Height: 5' 11"
Leg reach: 41.00
Weight: 185 lbs.
Team: Factory X (2014–2020)
Nationality: Denver, United States
Out of: Phuket, Thailand
AccoladesWins by KO: 5
Wins by submission: 2
Wins by decision: 7
STRIKING ACCURACYSignificant Strikes Attempted: 433
Significant Strikes Landed: 225
TAKEDOWN ACCURACYTakedowns Attempted: 26
Takedowns Landed: 1
Ian Heinisch is an American mixed martial artist, currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in the Middleweight division. Born on November 2nd 1986 in San Luis Obispo, California, Heinisch began his MMA career in 2011 and has since gone on to become one of the most prominent names in the sport today.
Heinisch’s fighting style is based around a strong grappling game with a solid striking foundation. He utilizes his expert ground game to pressure opponents and look for submissions while also showing off excellent take-down defense whenever he needs it. His strikes are powerful and serve as great set ups for his takedowns & submission attempts. Number of times Ian has left us all speechless by performing impressive feats inside the octagon such as when he pulled off an amazing knockout victory against Cezar Ferreira at UFC Fight Night 156 back in 2019. Ian continues to demonstrate why he is considered one of the top middleweights on today’s roster after beating Derek Brunson via split decision earlier this year at UFC Fight Night 174 event that took place late August 2020.
In addition to being a successful fighter inside the octagon, Ian serves as an inspiration outside it too – having dedicated himself completely towards achieving success despite facing various adversities throughout his life – homelessness during high school years being one among them; losing no track whatsoever towards becoming professional athlete had come naturally to him even during these dark times where resources were scarce and future seemed bleak; constant motivation from family members have been integral part of keeping him focused over time helping him achieve what many would consider impossible given unfavorable circumstances surrounding early stages of life . As if this wasn’t enough , Ian juggles two full-time jobs just so that he can get closer towards fulfilling dream of becoming world champion someday soon !
Apart from fighting and providing for himself financially , Ian loves spending quality time with friends and loved ones ; going out exploring nature trails or simply enjoying nightlife without having stress about upcoming fight because last thing someone wants before stepping into cage is anything besides focus . All things considered , there exists no denying fact that taking up MMA was best decision made by young warrior whom overcame numerous obstacles faced prior entering sport which consists majorly out brutal physicality but yet mental toughness plays pivotal role too ; something which only few possess leading way ultimately championship victories across globe thanks combined efforts both within gym & outside!