Nico Musoke - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Nico
Musoke
13-5-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Submission of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 6 fights.
Record: 13-5-0, 1NC
Summary: Well-rounded, versatile, finishing ability

Fighter Info

From: Botkyrka, Stockholm Sweden
Fights Out Of: Stockholm Sweden
Age: 31
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 75"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
774
36% Successful
277
Types of Successful Strikes
0
277
82% Standing
13%
226
36
15
Striking Defense
58
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
31
19% Successful
6
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
4
0
Takedown Defense
82
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Nico Musoke
May 28, 2017
49
53
1
1
0
0
1
0
R3 KO/TKO
Loss
Nico Musoke
Jan 24, 2015
65
87
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Nico Musoke
Oct 4, 2014
70
44
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Nico Musoke
Jun 28, 2014
67
36
0
2
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Nico Musoke
Feb 15, 2014
24
45
1
2
0
0
1
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Nico Musoke
Oct 26, 2013
20
12
1
1
0
1
1
1
R1 Submission
Submission of the Night

Biography

TRAINING: Hard, but smart, training. A session in the AM followed by some rest, and then another session in the PM. The planning has been done my eminent coaches. I show up and am ready to put in the work. 

Thoughts on opponent, Bojan Velickovic? He is a good, well-rounded opponent and obviously fights primarily southpaw.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I followed a friend to a session. That session changed everything in my life, and from there on I have been training and fighting.

What ranks and titles have you held? On Top Promotions Welterweight Champion

Do you have any heroes?
No

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It means the world to me to be part of the greatest fighting organization. I’m looking forward to making it my home!

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Bachelor of Science in Political Science

What was your job before you started fighting?
Student and random jobs

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Brazilian jiu-jitsu purple belt

Favorite grappling technique:
Any kind of choke

Favorite striking technique:
Straight right

  • Pro since 2007

 

  • Four wins by knockout, five by submission (armbar, guillotine, 3 RNC)

 

  • Seven first round finishes

 

  • Has 8-2, 1 NC record in his last 11 fights

Career

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