Stance: Orthodox
Division: Welterweight
Height: 6' 2"
Reach: 75"
Leg reach: 40.00
Weight: 185 lbs.
Team: Allstar Training Center (2017–present)
Nationality: Benoy-Yurt, Russia
Age: 29


Recent win streak: 9
Wins by KO: 6
Wins by submission: 4



Significant Strikes Attempted: 439
Significant Strikes Landed: 258


Takedowns Attempted: 26
Takedowns Landed: 4


Khamzat Chimaev is an up-and-coming fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Born in Chechnya on July 7, 1993, he moved to Sweden at a young age and began training in mixed martial arts (MMA) when he was 16. He made his professional MMA debut in 2016 and started competing internationally by 2018.

Chimaev has achieved a 10-0 record so far with nine of those wins via stoppage. He stands out for his aggressive fighting style that leaves opponents unable to defend themselves for long stretches of time. His punches are lightning fast and often leave opponents dazed and confused — allowing him to follow up with takedowns or submission attempts as soon as possible.

In 2020, Chimaev signed with UFC after dominating international fights across Europe, Middle East and Asia under Brave CF organization — where he became the welterweight champion within just four months since joining them. On July 15th 2020, Chimaev made his highly anticipated UFC debut against John Phillips at UFC Fight Night 173 which resulted into a second round TKO victory after attacking relentlessly from bell to bell while leaving Phillips feeling overwhelmed throughout the fight. After this impressive performance Khamzat earned himself ‘Performance of The Night’ bonus award alongwith an extensive media attention which eventually led him signing two more bouts for coming in weeks – first one against Rhys McKee at Fight Island 4 held on July 25th where Khamzat clearly dominated from beginning till end resulting into another spectacular TKO victory giving him his 11th win overall; Second one came slated after almost three weeks later when Khamzat faced off against Gerald Meerschaert at UFC Vegas 11 which also resulted into another overwhelming TKO victory taking only 17 seconds during first round earning himself third consecutive ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonus awards alongwith praise from all over fans & pundits alike leading him becoming overnight sensation among MMA followers worldwide.

Despite having short career span so far but due to impressive display throughout each & every fights combined with extraordinary determination have already established Khamzat as one of most feared fighters around world already making him standing out among upcoming fighters list by many people including Dana White who believes that “this kid’s gonna be special” while speaking ahead of Khamazt’s UFC Vegas 11 bout vs Gerald Meerschaert . Currently reigning as number 3 Welterweight fighter according latest rankings provided by ufc official website , we can expect even greater things going forward from Khamazt Chimaev — With much yet left explore about young Russian/Swedish phenom , it remains exciting times ahead for both fans & promoters alike .

Fight History

Robert Whittaker
Awaiting Outcome
Sat. Jun 22, 2024
UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Aliskerov
Kamaru Usman
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by Majority Decision in Round 3
Sat. Oct 21, 2023
UFC 294: Makhachev vs. Volkanovski 2
Kevin Holland
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by Submission in Round 1 @ 2:13
Sat. Sep 10, 2022
UFC 279: Diaz vs. Ferguson
Gilbert Burns
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by Unanimous Decision in Round 3
Sat. Apr 09, 2022
UFC 273: Volkanovski vs. The Korean Zombie
Li Jingliang
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by Submission in Round 1 @ 3:16
Sat. Oct 30, 2021
UFC 267: Blachowicz vs. Teixeira
Gerald Meerschaert
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Sep 19, 2020
UFC Fight Night: Covington vs. Woodley
Rhys McKee
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Jul 25, 2020
UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Till
John Phillips
Khamzat Chimaev: Winner
by Submission in Round 2
Wed. Jul 15, 2020
UFC Fight Island: Kattar vs. Ige


What Is Khamzat Chimaev's Record In MMA Fighting?
Khamzat Chimaev's record in MMA fighting is 13 wins and 0 losses.

Who Will Khamzat Chimaev Fight Next?
Khamzat Chimaev will fight Kamaru Usman next at UFC 294 in Abu Dhabi on October 21.

What Is Khamzat Chimaev's Height?
Khamzat Chimaev's height is 6′ 2″.

Who Is Khamzat Chimaev's Wife?
Khamzat Chimaev's wife's identity is currently unknown.

What Is The Age Of Khamzat Chimaev?
Khamzat Chimaev is 29 years old.

Who Would Win In A Fight Between Khamzat Chimaev And Paulo Costa?
Based on the oddsmakers and his diverse skill set, Khamzat Chimaev is predicted to win in a fight against Paulo Costa.

What Is Khamzat Chimaev's Net Worth?
As of 2023, the net worth of UFC fighter Khamzat Chimaev is unknown.

What Is Khamzat Chimaev's Weight Class?
Khamzat Chimaev's weight class in the UFC is the welterweight division.

What Is Khamzat Chimaev's Twitter Handle?
Khamzat Chimaev's Twitter handle is @KChimaev.

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