Akbarh Omar Arreola Jiménez (born January 14, 1983) is a Mexican mixed martial artist who competes in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He also had competed in the Welterweight division.
|Born||Akbarh Omar Arreola Jiménez|
January 14, 1983
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
|Other names||El Caballero|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight||155 lb (70 kg)|
|Fighting out of||Chula Vista, California, United States|
|Rank||Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Dean Lister |
Green belt in Kenpo Karate
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Mixed martial arts careerEdit
The Ultimate FighterEdit
Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipEdit
Arreola is faced Jake Matthews on November 15, 2015 at UFC 193. He lost the fight via TKO (doctor stoppage) after the second round and was subsequently released from the promotion following the loss.
On April 26, 2016, Arreola announced his retirement from mixed martial arts.
Championships and accomplishmentsEdit
Mixed martial artsEdit
- Maximum Cage Fighting
- MMAX Fights Welterweight Championship (One time)
- Ultimate Warrior Challenge
- UWC Mexico Welterweight Championship (One time)
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|35 matches||23 wins||11 losses|
|Loss||23–11–1||Kazuki Tokudome||TKO (punches)||Pancrase: 277||April 24, 2016||1||4:59||Tokyo, Japan||For Lightweight King of Pancrase Championship.|
|Loss||23–10–1||Jake Matthews||TKO (doctor stoppage)||UFC 193||November 15, 2015||2||5:00||Melbourne, Australia|
|Loss||23–9–1||Francisco Trinaldo||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. LaFlare||March 21, 2015||3||5:00||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Win||23–8–1||Yves Edwards||Submission (armbar)||UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Swanson||November 22, 2014||1||1:52||Austin, Texas, United States|
|Loss||22–8–1||Tiago dos Santos||Decision (unanimous)||UFC on Fox: Lawler vs. Brown||July 26, 2014||3||5:00||San Jose, California, United States|
|Win||22–7–1||Alejandro Solano Rodriguez||Submission (rear-naked choke)||CRMMA: Costa Rica MMA 1||March 22, 2014||2||1:42||Heredia, Costa Rica|
|Win||21–7–1||Jason Meaders||Submission (armbar)||SCMMA 3: Fight to the End||September 7, 2013||1||1:06||Ontario, California, United States|
|Win||20–7–1||Juan Voelker||Submission (armbar)||UWC Mexico 13: Benitez vs. Oropeza||March 2, 2013||1||3:04||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Loss||19–7–1||Juan Manuel Puig||TKO (punches)||XK 17: Xtreme Kombat 17||September 21, 2012||1||4:46||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Loss||19–6–1||Ronys Torres||Decision (unanimous)||Shooto Brazil 25: Fight for BOPE||August 25, 2011||3||5:00||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Win||19–5–1||Gilberto Aguilar||Submission (triangle Choke)||UWC Mexico 10: To The Edge||June 25, 2011||1||1:25||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||18–5–1||Carlos Torres||KO (punch)||UWC Mexico 9: They're Back||March 26, 2011||1||2:34||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||17–5–1||Jorge Lopez||TKO (punches)||UWC Mexico 8: Mexican Championships||October 16, 2010||2||4:47||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||16–5–1||Matt Lagler||Submission (armbar)||UWC Mexico 6: Made in Mexico||April 24, 2010||2||4:07||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Loss||15–5–1||Brent Weedman||TKO (punches)||MMAX 23: MMA Xtreme 23||August 15, 2009||2||0:42||Cancun, Mexico|
|Win||15–4–1||Adam Lehman||Submission (triangle Choke)||UWC Mexico 2: Cachanilla Fury||May 30, 2009||1||0:49||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||14–4–1||Luciano Correa||TKO (corner stoppage)||MMAX 21: MMA Xtreme 21||April 19, 2008||2||5:00||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Win||13–4–1||David Gardner||Decision (split)||MMAX 18: Going Home||January 26, 2008||3||5:00||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||12–4–1||Gabe Ruediger||Submission (kimura)||MMAX 15: MMA Xtreme 15||November 16, 2007||1||2:03||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Win||11–4–1||Mike Tseng||Submission (triangle Choke)||MMAX 12: MMA Xtreme 12||June 30, 2007||1||1:43||Mexicali, Mexico|
|Win||10–4–1||Marquis McKnight||TKO||MMAX 9: MMA Xtreme 9||March 3, 2007||1||0:00||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||9–4–1||Lucas Factor||Submission (armbar)||MMAX 7: MMA Xtreme 7||November 11, 2006||1||N/A||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||8–4–1||Jose Luis Cocafuego||Submission (triangle Choke)||MMAX 6: MMA Xtreme 6||October 27, 2006||1||0:00||Mexico|
|Win||7–4–1||Hajime Ohara||Submission (armbar)||MMAX 4: MMA Xtreme 4||August 19, 2006||1||N/A||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||6–4–1||Kasuchina Okada||Submission (choke)||MMAX 3: MMA Xtreme 3||June 3, 2006||1||0:00||Mexico|
|Win||5–4–1||Jude Gonzales||Submission (triangle Choke)||MMAX 1: MMA Xtreme 1||March 25, 2006||1||N/A||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Loss||4–4–1||Toby Imada||Decision (unanimous)||TC 12: Total Combat 12||December 17, 2005||3||5:00||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Loss||4–3–1||Toby Imada||TKO (corner stoppage)||TC 9: Total Combat 9||July 30, 2005||2||5:00||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Draw||4–2–1||Antonio McKee||Draw||CFC 1: Crown Fighting 1||September 4, 2004||2||5:00||Rosarito Beach, Mexico|
|Loss||4–2||Mac Danzig||TKO (punches)||RM 5: Road to the Championship||June 27, 2004||1||1:22||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||4–1||Steve Barnett||Submission (triangle Choke)||TC 3: Total Combat 3||May 30, 2004||1||0:50||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||3–1||Alex Ramirez||Submission (triangle Choke)||RM 4: Beat Down in Baja||September 14, 2003||2||3:22||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||2–1||Hector Carrillo||Submission (triangle Choke)||RM 3: Reto Maximo 3||March 14, 2003||1||1:07||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||1–1||Fernando Zatarain||KO||RM 2: Reto Maximo 2||December 8, 2002||1||0:14||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Loss||0–1||Ricardo Corrales||TKO (corner toppage)||RM 1: Reto Maximo 1||September 8, 2002||1||5:00||Tijuana, Mexico|
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- Akbarh Arreola at ESPN.com
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- UFC Fight Night 62 results: Francisco Trinaldo cruises to decision over Akbarh Arreola – MMAjunkie.com
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- Akbarh Arreola at Foxsports.com
- Akbarh Arreola at tapology.com
- Professional MMA record for Akbarh Arreola from Sherdog
- Akbarh Arreola at UFC