Jonathan Meunier - Official UFC® Profile
Jonathan
Meunier
8-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 8-1-0
Summary: Striking, cardio, composure

Fighter Info

Nickname: The French Spider
From: Quebec City, Quebec Canada
Fights Out Of: Quebec City, Quebec Canada
Age: 30
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 75"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
178
51% Successful
90
Types of Successful Strikes
0
90
70% Standing
18%
12%
63
16
11
Striking Defense
70
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
3
33% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
2
0
Takedown Defense
59
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Jonathan Meunier
Nov 26, 2016
18
74
2
1
1
0
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Jonathan Meunier
Jun 18, 2016
19
16
5
0
1
0
6
0
R3 Submission

Biography

 TRAINING: Jiu-Jitsu in the morning, pad work in the afternoon and MMA sparring/technique in the evening, mixed with stand-up technique.
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training to be a pro in 2008 out of passion for the sport.
 
What ranks and titles have you held? I’m just a blue belt in Jiu-Jitsu, but I’m learning every day and I’m a fast learner. I’ve been a multiple-time champion in both kickboxing and MMA (amateur and pro).
 
Do you have any heroes? My idol is definitely Anderson Silva, hence my nickname, “The French Spider.”
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream come true.
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I got my high school diploma and then started my own business, so I didn't attend college.
 
What was your job before you started fighting? I own a clothing company and a clothing store in Quebec City.
 
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 28-1 record, five titles in both kickboxing and MMA.
 
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Two pro titles: Fight Night and LAMMQ
 
Favorite grappling technique: Triangle choke
 
Favorite Striking technique: Switching from orthodox to lefty
• Pro since 2013

• Five wins by KO, two by submission (RNC, triangle) – has finished all wins

• Six first round finishes

• Origin of nickname: Because his fighting style is reminiscent of Anderson Silva and the fact that Silva is his idol.

Career

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