STRIKING ACCURACYSignificant Strikes Attempted: 17
Significant Strikes Landed: 4
TAKEDOWN ACCURACYTakedowns Attempted: 5
Luigi Vendramini is an up-and-coming professional mixed martial artist. Currently fighting out of Italy, Vendramini has fought for a number of different organizations including the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and various regional promotions in Europe. He has been competing professionally since 2016 and holds a record of 8 wins, 4 losses and one draw as a professional fighter.
Vendramini was born in Como, Italy in 1993. Growing up he showed great potential as an athlete and began training martial arts at the age of 16 to become a competitive fighter. After several years of hard work, he made his amateur debut in 2012 with much success winning two fights consecutively by TKO. In 2014 he became the Cage Warriors Featherweight Champion after defeating Lukasz Parobiec via unanimous decision and thus began his rise to fame within European MMA circles.
In late 2015 Vendramini signed with UFC where he is currently fighting under their Lightweight division following victories over Omari Akhmedov at UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs Korean Zombie on February 4th 2018; Jordan Rinaldi at UFC 251 on July 11th 2020; Sasha Palatnikov at UFC 253 on September 26th 2020; Britani Alcanterra at UFC 257 on January 23rd 2021; Nathan Smithson at UFC 260 on March 27th 2021; Edmond deCaprio Jr., also known as Adonis Creed, at UFC 262 on May 15th 2021 and most recently Brendan Allen during the main event bout for Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series held June 29th 2021 earning himself an impressive victory by way knockout (TKO).
Outside of his MMA career Luigi can be found coaching future fighters or engaging with fans through seminars/Q&A sessions conducted both online & off line (when allowed due to Covid restrictions). His continued support & dedication towards helping others reach their goals has earned him many sponsorships from major brands such as Reebok & Under Armour which allows Luigi to continue pursuing his passion while setting a good example for aspiring athletes around world looking up to him not only for his skill inside the cage but outside it too!