Born on 1st March 1991, Zabit Akhmedovich Magomedsharipov is a professional mixed martial artist hailing from Russia. He currently competes in the featherweight division of the UFC. Zabit has previously been a featherweight champion at Absolute Championship Berkut and is presently ranked #5 in the UFC featherweight rankings.
- Early life and career
- Zabit Magomedsharipov UFC
- Zabit Magomedsharipov vs Calvin Kattar
- Zabit Magomedsharipov Stats
- Zabit Magomedsharipov Record
Early life and career
Magomedsharipov began to train in freestyle wrestling at the age of 10 and later went on to train in Wushu. The Dagestani fighter made his professional MMA debut in 2012. SInce then, Magomedsharipov fought in various promotions, amassing a record of 6 wins and 1 loss prior to joining UFC in 2017.
Zabit Magomedsharipov UFC
Magomedsharipov made his UFC debut on 2nd September 2017 against Mike Santiago. The Russian won via a rear naked choke submission in the second round and took home the honors for 'Performance of the night'.
Zabit Magomedsharipov vs Calvin Kattar
Magomedsharipov was initially supposed to face Calvin Kattar at UFC on ESPN 6 in the latter's hometown but unfortunately, Zabit pulled out due to injury.
The fight was later rescheduled to UFC Fight Night 163 where the pair met in the main-event. The fight turned out to be thoroughly entertaining and closely contested. In the end, Magomedsharipov had his hand raised via unanimous decision.
Zabit Magomedsharipov Stats
Here are the stats of Zabit Magomedsharipov:
Wins by KO:
Wins by Submission:
Wins by Decision:
- 145 lb / 66 kg
- 73 in (185 cm)
- Lightweight (2012-2013)
- Featherweight (2014-present)
Zabit Magomedsharipov Record
Given below is the Professional MMA record of Zabit Magomedsharipov.
|Win||18–1||Calvin Kattar||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Magomedsharipov vs. Kattar|
|Win||17–1||Jeremy Stephens||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 235|
|Win||16–1||Brandon Davis||Submission (Suloev stretch)||UFC 228|
|Win||15–1||Kyle Bochniak||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 223|
|Win||14–1||Sheymon Moraes||Submission (anaconda choke)||UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Gastelum|
|Win||13–1||Mike Santiago||Submission (rear-naked choke)||UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Struve|
|Win||12–1||Valdines Silva||TKO (punches)||ACB 45|
|Win||11–1||Sheikh-Magomed Arapkhanov||KO (punch)||ACB 31|
|Win||10–1||Abdul-Rakhman Temirov||Submission (guillotine choke)||ACB 24: Grand Prix 2015 Finals Stage 2|
|Win||9–1||Mukhamed Kokov||TKO (arm injury)||ACB 20|
|Win||8–1||Artak Nazaryan||TKO (retirement)||ACB 15: Grand Prix 2015 Stage 2|
|Win||7–1||Orudzh Zamanov||Submission (guillotine choke)||ACB 11|
|Win||6–1||Sarmat Hodov||Decision (unanimous)||Oplot Challenge 88|
|Win||5–1||Sergei Sokolov||Submission (triangle choke)||Fight Nights: Krepost Selection 1|
|Loss||4–1||Igor Egorov||Submission (armbar)||ProFC 47|
|Win||4–0||Iftikhor Arbobov||TKO (doctor stoppage)||ProFC 44|
|Win||3–0||Abkerim Yunusov||Submission (rear-naked choke)||ProFC 42|
|Win||2–0||Timur Bolatov||Decision (unanimous)||Liga Kavkaz 2012|
|Win||1–0||Zhumageldy Zhetpisbayev||TKO (punches)||Odessa Golden Cup|