What is Kelvin Gastelum UFC record?

Last Modified Jun 18, 2024 16:13 GMT
Kelvin Gastelum UFC Record
Kelvin Gastelum


Kelvin Gastelum was born on October 24, 1991, in San Jose, California, USA. He is of Mexican heritage and has spent a good time of his childhood in Obregon, Sonora, Mexico. Gastelum currently competes as a professional mixed martial artist in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he was previously ranked as the number 11 fighter in the middleweight division. However, he is currently not ranked in the UFC.


Kelvin Gastelum initially started wrestling when he developed an interest in combat sports during his high school days. He earned praise while wrestling at North Idaho College before ultimately turning to mixed martial arts. Kelvin Gastelum after becoming a professional mixed martial artist compiled an unblemished record of dominant five finishes on the trot before taking part in the Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen.


Kelvin Gastelum made the most out of the opportunity at The Ultimate Fighter by defeating Uriah Hall in the final and winning a UFC contract. He faced Brian Melancon in the promotional debut showdown for the promotion at UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kapmann 2 on August 28, 2013. Gastelum won the fight by first-round submission.



Kelvin Gastelum UFC Record


Kelvin Gastelum has a record of 18 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest to his name while competing as a professional mixed martial artist for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He has been a part of a total of 22 fights in the promotion which include his bout against Uriah Hall in the final of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen. Gastelum suffered his first loss in the UFC against Tyron Woodley at UFC 183.



What is Kelvin Gastelum's Fighting Style?


Kelvin Gastelum is a precision striker, who is capable of surprising his opponents with his striking, movement, and timing. He has an effective wrestling game and kickboxing which comes in handy in his fights, besides being aware of when to take an opponent down on the mat.



Who has Kelvin Gastelum lost to?


Kelvin Gastelum has lost to Tyron Woodley, Neil Magny, Chris Weidman, Israel Adesanya, Darren Till, Jack Hermansson, Robert Whittaker, Sean Brady and Jared Cannonier. All of his losses have come in UFC. Prior to that, he had an impeccable record of 5 wins and 0 losses.




*Last updated on June 18, 2024.

FAQs

A. He has a professional MMA record of 18 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest.

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A. He is 32 years old.

A. He was born in San Jose, California, USA.

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