Paddy pimblett

Paddy Pimblett

Personal Information

Full Name Paddy Pimblett
Date of Birth January 3, 1995
Nationality British
Height 5 ft 10 in
Paddy Pimblett: A Brief Biography

Paddy "The Baddy" Pimblett is a UFC Lightweight Fighter with a professional MMA record of 17 wins and three losses. Paddy has a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and is a former Cage Warriors Featherweight Champion.

Latest news updates for Paddy Pimblett

Paddy Pimblett is set to face Jared Gordon for his next outing at UFC 282 on December 10, 2022, at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Paddy Pimblett vs. Jared Gordon

Early Life and Career

Paddy made his professional debut in 2012 at OMMAC 15 against Nathan Thomas. Pimblett defeated the more experienced Thomas in the first round via TKO(submission to strikes). He then went on to win his next 2-fights against Dougie Scott and Jack Drabble to amass a professional record of 3-0. After this, he joined Cage Warriors.

Paddy Pimblet Cage Warriors

Pimblett made his Cage Warriors debut at CW 56 against Florian Clarin. He won unanimously but lost his next fight to Cameron Else via technical submission. Paddy rebounded from the loss and went on a 7-fight win streak.

Following this, Pimblett was awarded a title shot for the vacant Cage Warriors Featherweight Championship. He fought Johny Frachey for the belt at CW 78, and TKO'ed him in the first round via punches to become the CW Featherweight Champion. He defended his title once against Julian Erosa at Cage Warriors Unplugged before losing it to Nad Narimani at CWFC via a unanimous decision.

Following the loss, Pimblett to Lightweight defeated Alexis Savvidis via 2nd round flying triangle submission. Following this, Paddy has awarded a title shot at the vacant Cage Warriors Lightweight Championship against Soren Bak. Pimblett failed to win the belt as he lost the bout unanimously. He bounced back and defeated Decky Dalton at CW 113 in the first round via TKO (punches) and then defeated Davide Martinez at CW 122 via a first-round rear-naked choke. He left Cage Warriors after the bout and signed up with the UFC.

Paddy Pimblet UFC

Paddy Pimblett made his UFC debut in 2021 at UFC Fight Night 191: Brunson vs. Till against Luigi Vendramini. Pimblett was almost knocked out in the first round but bounced back and instead knocked out Vendramini in the last minute of the first round to secure the win and get a Performance of the Night bonus.

UFC Fight Night: Pimblett v Vendramini
UFC Fight Night 191: Brunson vs. Till

Paddy Pimblett Record

Below is the professional MMA record of Paddy Pimblett:

Win19-3Jordan LeavittSubmission (Rear-Naked Choke)UFC Fight Night - Blaydes vs Aspinall23/07/2022
Win18-3Rodrigo VargasSubmission (Rear-Naked Choke)UFC Fight Night - Volkov vs Aspinall19/03/2022
Win17-3Luigi VendraminiKO (Punches)UFC Fight Night 191 - Brunson vs. Till04/09/2021
Win16-3Davide MartinezSubmission (Rear-Naked Choke)CW 12220/03/2021
Win15-3Decky DaltonTKO (Punches)CW 11320/03/2020
Loss14-3Søren BakDecision (Unanimous)CW 9601/08/2018
Win14-2 Alexis Savvidis Submission (Flying Triangle Choke)CW 9001/08/2018
Loss13-2Nad Narimani Decision (Unanimous)CW 8224/02/2018
Win13-1Julian Erosa Decision (Unanimous)CWFC - unplugged01/04/2017
WIn12-1Johnny Frachey TKO (Punches)CWFC 7812/11/2016
Win11-1 Teddy Violet Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)CWFC 7708/07/2016
Win10-1Ashleigh Grimshaw Decision (Unanimous)CWFC 7515/04/2016
Win9-1Miguel HaroSubmission (Rear-Naked Choke)FCC 1320/06/2015
Win8-1Kevin PetsSubmission (Rear-Naked Choke)FCC 1228/03/2015
Win7-1Stephen MartinTKO (Doctor Stoppage)CWFC 7301/10/2014
Win6-1Conrad HeyesSubmission (Triangle Armbar)CWFC 6803/05/2014
Win5-1Martin SheridanDecision (Unanimous)CWFC 6501/03/2014
Loss4-1Cameron ElseTechnical Submission (Anaconda Choke)CWFC 6005/10/2013
Win4-0Florian CalinDecision (Unanimous)CWFC 5605/10/2013
Win3-0Jack DrabbleTKO (Punches)OMMAC 1701/06/2013
Win2-0 Dougie ScottSubmission (flying triangle)Cage Contender Fight Stars1/12/2012
Win1-0Nathan Thompson TKO (Submission to Strikes)OMMAC 1516/10/2012

Paddy Pimblett's Most Popular Fights

Paddy Pimblett vs. Jordan Leavitt

Both men enter the cage, and Paddy takes the center out of the gate. At around one, Paddy gets Jordan to the fence and swings big, but Jordan ducks under onto the legs. Paddy stuffs, but Jordan has the clinch. He gets a brief takedown, but Paddy gets up immediately. Jordan is still holding the clinch, though, and he's got Paddy against the fence. Both the fighters looked competitive that night and were equally dominating.

UFC Fight Night: Blaydes v Aspinall
Paddy Pimblett vs Jordan Leavitt at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes v Aspinall

As round two began, Paddy Decided to take down Jordan, So he started trying some special moves on Jordan. Paddy traps an arm under a body triangle, and Jordan is in a terrible spot. He only had one arm to defend his neck, and Paddy was underneath! There's the tap! Great showing from Paddy The Baddy!

Paddy Pimblett takes down Jordan Leavitt via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:46 of Round 2.

Paddy Pimblett vs. Luigi Vendramini

Paddy Pimblett vs. Luigi Vendramini

Paddy Pimblett was initially in trouble. Luigi Vendramini notably exploited his tendency to keep his chin high during fights.

Paddy Pimblett was caught by the Brazilian on the feet multiple times with a left hook to the head. However, the 26-year-old showcased a warrior's heart, fought through adversity, and came back hard.

As the fight progressed, Vendramini became increasingly aggressive with his strikes. Unfortunately for him, this proved to be his undoing. Paddy started catching Vendramini with right-hand counters. At one point, the Liverpudlian stunned his foe with a crisp right hand that appeared to connect cleanly.

Paddy Pimblett could smell blood and go in for the kill. He finished Vendramini with a barrage of punches, culminating with a huge right hand that ended the fight in the opening frame.

Paddy Pimblett vs. Decky Dalton

At round one, both the fighters looked pretty confident and were sharp with their moves. In round one, Decky made an opening with a Kick that struck Paddy's left leg then Paddy gave fightback with a high kick. As the round started warming up, Paddy decided to dominate Decky.

He back-held Decky for a light tap, but Decky got that stuck in Paddy's hands, making Decky unable to tap. As Decky tried to escape from Paddy's hands, Paddy started punching Decky's head with some combos, and in the end, Referee called off the round with Decky's Defeat via TKO(Punches).

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Paddy Pimblett vs. Decky Dalton at UFC 113

FAQs on Paddy Pimblett

Q1. Is Paddy Pimblett a socialist?

Pimblett describes himself as a socialist and an opponent of the Conservative Party.

Q2. What is Paddy Pimblett's fighting style?

Paddy's fighting style is Jiu-Jitsu.

Q3. Why is Paddy Pimblett so popular?

"The Baddy" showed the world why he belongs in the UFC after a fantastic comeback performance! Paddy Pimblett, however, is more comfortable in every facet of MMA. He is a skilled grappler with a breadth of submission wins, earning him the support of the niche part of MMA's fanbase that appreciates Brazilian jiu-jitsu.

Q4. How many fights has XYZ had in the UFC?

Paddy Pimblett has had three fights in the UFC so far.

Last updated on November 28, 2022

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Last Modified Jun 5, 2023 16:01 IST