Dong Hyun Kim - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Dong Hyun
Kim
15-8-3( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 15-8-3
Summary: Well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Maestro
From: Busan South Korea
Fights Out Of: Busan South Korea
Age: 29
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 42"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
291
47% Successful
136
Types of Successful Strikes
0
136
64% Standing
23%
13%
87
31
18
Striking Defense
51
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
10
60% Successful
6
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
10
1
Takedown Defense
33
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Dong Hyun Kim
Sep 22, 2017
2
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Dong Hyun Kim
Dec 3, 2016
21
25
4
0
0
1
8
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Dong Hyun Kim
Jun 4, 2016
135
83
0
2
0
0
2
2
R3 KO/TKO
Fight of the Night
Loss
Dong Hyun Kim
Nov 28, 2015
36
19
4
0
0
0
1
0
R3 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Crossfit or weight training in the morning, MMA training during the day, pad work or grappling in the evening. And I run on Saturdays. 
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? In high school, I saw an MMA fight on TV and I started because I wanted to become stronger.
 
What ranks and titles have you held? Top FC Champion
 
Do you have any heroes? Myself
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s the biggest stage of glory to me.
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Kyungnam College of Information, and I majored in police constable administration.
 
What was your job before you started fighting? Student
 
If any, list specific accomplishments in pro competition? 2007 - Spirit MC Middleweight tournament winner. 
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Judo, 1st degree black belt
 
Favorite grappling technique: Choke
 
Favorite Striking technique: Jab
 
• Pro since 2007

• Seven wins by KO/TKO, five by submission (Triangle, guillotine, 3 RNC)

• Has won nine of his last 12 – only pre-UFC loss in that stretch was to UFC vet Kuniyoshi Hironaka via submission in October of 2014.



Career

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