Kevin Holland - Official UFC® Profile
Kevin
Holland
13-4-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 13-4-0
Summary: Anywhere the opponent is weak, I am strong, and where they are strong, I’m stronger

Fighter Info

Nickname: Trailblazer
From: Riverside, California United States
Fights Out Of: Fort Worth, Texas United States
Age: 26
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 81"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
242
64% Successful
154
Types of Successful Strikes
0
154
73% Standing
19%
112
12
30
Striking Defense
61
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
7
71% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
10
0
Takedown Defense
56
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Kevin Holland
UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Ngannou 2
Nov 24, 2018
123
51
5
0
2
0
8
0
R3 Submission
Loss
Kevin Holland
Aug 4, 2018
69
31
3
0
1
1
8
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Kevin Holland
Will Santiago
DWTNCS 2.1
Jun 12, 2018
83
22
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: 7am run, 930 lift, 11am striking, 12 jitz, 530 striking, 730 jitz

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training for fighting at 16 years old when I walked into a gym for a kung fu class. I thought I was hot stuff, but the trainer gave me a whooping.

What titles have you held? KOTC 170 interim champ, XKO 170 and 185lb belt. Second-degree black belt in kung fu. Brown belt in jiu-jitsu under Travis Lutter

Do you have any heroes? Batman and Dana White

What would it mean to you to make it to the UFC? I will let you know once I get that contract and get a W inside the Octagon

What was your job before you started fighting? Electrical apprentice

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? PCG 170 belt, Enlightened Warriors 170lb belt

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?   All 12 wins by way of finish

Favorite grappling technique:   Standing guillotine

Favorite Striking technique: Side kick to the face

 
  • Pro since 2015
  • Had 4-0 amateur record
  • Seven wins by KO, five by submission (Triangle, 2 guillotine, 2 undisclosed submissions)
  • Eight first round finishes
  • Holds 2017 stoppage win over UFC vet and DWTNCS 1 vet Geoff Neal
  • Lost 2017 decision to UFC vet Curtis Millender
  • Origin of nickname” “My original kung fu instructor was going to name his school Trailblazer Achieve More.”

Career

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