Manny
Gamburyan
17-10-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 16 fights.
Record: 17-10-0
Summary: Judo, jiu jitsu, throws

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Anvil
From: Leninakan Armenia
Fights Out Of: Hollywood, CA USA
Age: 33
Height: 5' 5" ( 165 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
813
41% Successful
337
Types of Successful Strikes
0
337
48% Standing
21%
31%
163
71
103
Striking Defense
57
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
101
35% Successful
35
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
7
11
2
Takedown Defense
71
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Manny Gamburyan Sep 27, 2014
11 2 1 0 R2 Submission
Cody Gibson 49 1 0 3
Loss
Manny Gamburyan May 10, 2014
28 1 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Nik Lentz 52 4 0 1
Dennis Siver Dec 28, 2013
54 2 0 2 R3 Overturned
Manny Gamburyan 14 3 0 3
Win
Manny Gamburyan Aug 17, 2013
23 5 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Cole Miller 32 0 0 0
Win
Manny Gamburyan Aug 4, 2012
52 6 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Michihiro Omigawa 41 0 0 0
Loss
Manny Gamburyan Dec 30, 2011
19 2 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Diego Nunes 42 0 0 0
Loss
Tyson Griffin Jun 26, 2011
67 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Manny Gamburyan 32 2 0 1
Jose Aldo
WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan
Sep 30, 2010
25 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Manny Gamburyan 8 0 0 0
Win
Mike Brown
WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber
Apr 24, 2010
5 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Manny Gamburyan 11 0 0 0
Win
Manny Gamburyan
WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo
Nov 18, 2009
35 7 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Leonard Garcia 17 0 0 0
Win
Manny Gamburyan
WEC 41: Brown vs. Faber 2
Jun 7, 2009
56 3 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
John Franchi 23 0 0 0
Loss
Thiago Tavares Jan 31, 2009
27 3 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Manny Gamburyan 26 1 1 0
Loss
Rob Emerson Aug 9, 2008
3 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Manny Gamburyan 0 0 0 0
Win
Manny Gamburyan Apr 2, 2008
3 1 1 0 R1 Submission
Jeff Cox 2 0 0 0
Win
Manny Gamburyan Dec 29, 2007
3 1 1 0 R1 Submission
Nate Mohr 2 0 0 0
Nate Diaz Jun 23, 2007
2 0 1 0 R2 Submission
Manny Gamburyan 16 1 1 1

Biography

TRAINING: Conditioning in the morning and light sparring.  Then it’s Jiu-Jitsu, judo, MMA, wrestling everyday.

 

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I came to the United States in 1991, I started doing judo.  Then I started doing MMA and had my first MMA fight when I was 15 years old.  I’ve been doing it ever since.


What ranks and titles have you held?
Eight-time junior national judo champion, 2000 judo junior world team, Junior Olympics judo champion, 2nd Dan Black Belt in judo.

Do you have any heroes? None

What is your favorite technique? Slams

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?  It’s an honor.  A lot of big-time legends have fought here – Matt Hughes, Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Dan Severn, Chuck Liddell, Randy Couture.  Being one of those guys fighting in the Octagon is an honor to me.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? Personal trainer.

  • Cousin of UFC vet Karo Parisyan

 

  • Seven wins by submission, two by knockout

 

  • In 2003, knocked out UFC vet Jorge Santiago in 21 seconds

 

  • Highly decorated judo player

 

  • Was 5-4, 1 NC at featherweight

Career

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