Kwan Ho Kwak
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|Kwan Ho Kwak|
|Born||June 18, 1989|
Seoul, South Korea
|Other names||The Handsome|
|Height||5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)|
|Weight||135 lb (61 kg; 9 st 9 lb)|
|Reach||70 in (178 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Seoul, South Korea|
|Team||Korean Top Team|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Mixed martial arts careerEdit
Kwak started training MMA out of interest, and one thing led to another and soon enough he turned pro within a year.
Kwak is the current Bantamweight champion of both TOP FC and PXC. He won the TOP FC title by defeating rival Han Bin Park at TOP FC 8 to cap off their trilogy. The PXC championship he captured after a 5 round war with Kyle Aguon at PXC 51.
After compiling a record of 9 - 0, he signed with the UFC in late 2016.
Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipEdit
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|11 matches||9 wins||2 losses|
|Loss||9–2||Russell Doane||TKO (punches)||UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Correia||June 17, 2017||1||4:09||Kallang, Singapore|
|Loss||9–1||Brett Johns||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Hall 2||November 19, 2016||3||5:00||Belfast, Northern Ireland|
|Win||9–0||Alp Ozkilic||Decision (unanimous)||Top FC 11||May 22, 2016||5||5:00||Seoul, South Korea|
|Win||8–0||Kyle Aguon||Decision (unanimous)||PXC 51||January 16, 2016||3||5:00||Paranaque, Philippines|
|Win||7–0||Han Bin Park||TKO (punches)||TOP FC 8||August 15, 2015||3||5:00||Seoul, South Korea|
|Win||6–0||Trevin Jones||Decision (split)||PXC 47||March 13, 2015||3||5:00||Mangilao, Guam|
|Win||5–0||Won Jae Choi||TKO (flying knee and punches)||TOP FC 5||February 7, 2015||2||0:38||Seoul, South Korea|
|Win||4–0||Kwon Sik Oh||KO (punch)||TOP FC 4||November 15, 2014||1||1:02||Seoul, South Korea|
|Win||3–0||Han Bin Park||TKO (punches)||TOP FC 2||May 30, 2014||1||4:48||Seoul, South Korea|
|Win||2–0||Sang Kuk Kim||KO (head kick)||Top FC||March 22, 2014||1||0:42||Seoul, South Korea|
|Win||1–0||Derek Rangamar||TKO (punches)||Trench Warz 17||December 13, 2013||3||4:54||Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands|
- "Kwan Ho Kwak - Official UFC Fighter Profile". UFC.com. Retrieved June 27, 2017.
- Zane Simon (2016-11-15). "Welcome to the UFC: Kwan Ho Kwak". bloodyelbow.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15.
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- Ben Fowlkes (2016-11-19). "UFC Fight Night 99 results: Brett Johns scores shutout decision win over Kwan Ho Kwak". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2016-11-19.
- Staff (2017-03-28). "UFC Fight Night 111 takes shape in Singapore". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2017-03-28.
- "UFC Fight Night 111 results: Russell Doane halts 4-fight skid, TKOs Kwan Ho Kwak". MMAjunkie. 2017-06-17. Retrieved 2017-06-17.