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Kai Kara France Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 25-11-0 NC(1)

Kara-France started practicing Brazilian jiu-jitsu at the age of 10 but stopped after two years. After being bullied for his small stature in high school – Mount Albert Grammar School – he started training mixed martial arts as a whole. Kara-France attended Unitec Institute of Technology for a spell, but dropped out. He is partly of Maori ancestry.

Last Fight: Brandon Moreno
Age: 29
Height 5'5"
Weight 125 lbs
Nick Name: "Don't Blink"
Nationality: New Zealand
Association: City Kickboxing
25 Wins
KO / TKO
12
48%
Submission
3
12%
Decisions
10
40%
11 Losses
KO / TKO
3
27%
Submission
3
27%
Decisions
5
45%

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Reach 69 in (175 cm)
Style Orthodox
Team Tiger Muay Thai (2012–2016) City Kickboxing (2016–present)
Rank Blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Years active 2010–present

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Kai Kara France next fight?
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Kai Kara France last fight?
Kai Kara France lost his last fight against Brandon Moreno by TKO (Body Kick and Punches) on Jul. 30, 2022 at UFC 277 - Pena vs. Nunes 2.
Is Kai Kara France retired?
Kai Kara France last fought Brandon Moreno 3 months and 30 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Kai Kara France?
Kai Kara France has a 69% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 80% of his fights.
Out of the 5 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -220 favorite, and out of 4 favored matches, he has won 50% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 1 matches, with a win rate of 100% and an odds average of +170.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 5 of Kai Kara France betting fights, you would have made $42.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $40.
Where is Kai Kara France from?
Kai Kara France is from Auckland, New Zealand.
Has Kai Kara France ever been knocked out?
Kai Kara France has lost 3 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by TKO (Body Kick and Punches) from Brandon Moreno on Jul. 30, 2022 at UFC 277 - Pena vs. Nunes 2
How long has Kai Kara France been fighting?
Kai Kara France has been fighting for a period of 11 years 8 months and , his first fight was on Oct. 30, 2010 at Fight Shop New Zealand - Hexecution. He has accumalated roughly 5 hours, 27 minutes and 26 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Brandon Moreno UFC 277 - Pena vs. Nunes 2
Jul/30/2022
TKO (Body Kick and Punches) Herb Dean 3 4:34
win Askar Askarov UFC on ESPN 33 - Blaydes vs. Daukaus
Mar/26/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Chad Trukovich 3 5:00
win Cody Garbrandt UFC 269 - Oliveira vs. Poirier
Dec/11/2021
TKO (Punches) Herb Dean 1 3:21
win Rogerio Bontorin UFC 259 - Blachowicz vs. Adesanya
Mar/06/2021
KO (Punches) Herb Dean 1 4:55
loss Brandon Royval UFC 253 - Adesanya vs. Costa
Sep/26/2020
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Lukasz Bosacki 2 0:48
win Tyson Nam UFC Fight Night 168 - Felder vs. Hooker
Feb/23/2020
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
loss Brandon Moreno UFC 245 - Usman vs. Covington
Dec/14/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Chris Tognoni 3 5:00
win Mark De La Rosa UFC Fight Night 157 - Andrade vs. Zhang
Aug/31/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Perceval 3 5:00
win Raulian Paiva UFC 234 - Adesanya vs. Silva
Feb/09/2019
Decision (Split) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
win Elias Garcia UFC Fight Night 142 - Dos Santos vs. Tuivasa
Dec/01/2018
Decision (Unanimous) Greg Kleynjans 3 5:00
win Xiaoyu Shi Glory of Heroes - New Zealand vs. China
Mar/04/2018
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 N/A
win Huyixibai Chuhayifu WLF - W.A.R.S. 19
Nov/11/2017
Decision (Unanimous) Greg Kleynjans 3 5:00
win Qileng Aori WLF - W.A.R.S. 14
May/20/2017
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Perceval 3 5:00
win Ze Wu WLF - W.A.R.S. 13
Apr/22/2017
TKO (Punches) 1 2:01
win Rodolfo Marques HFS - Hex Fight Series 8
Mar/31/2017
KO (Punch) 3 2:59
loss Tatsumitsu Wada Rizin 3 - Rizin Fighting World Grand Prix 2016: 2nd Round
Dec/29/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Hirokazu Takamoto 3 5:00
win Crisanto Pitpitunge PXC - Pacific Xtreme Combat 52
Mar/18/2016
TKO (Cartwheel Kick and Punches) 3 N/A
win Josh Duenas PXC - Pacific Xtreme Combat 50
Dec/04/2015
TKO (Punches) Donny Elvina 1 1:28
win Shantaram Maharaj K-Oz Entertainment - Bragging Rights 7: Resurrection
Sep/27/2015
TKO (Punches) Mark Simpson 1 1:33
win Dindo Camansa MIMMA - Malaysian Invasion: Mixed Martial A'rr
Jun/01/2015
KO (Punches) 1 0:12
win Ik Hwan Jang PRO Fighting - PRO FC 10
May/09/2015
TKO (Punches) 1 0:08
loss Jumayi Ayideng Kunlun Fight 18 - Night of Cage Fighting
Jan/18/2015
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
loss Mark Striegl MIMMA - Malaysian Invasion 2: Grand Finals
Oct/25/2014
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Olivier Coste 1 2:10
loss Gustavo Falciroli AFC 9 - Australian Fighting Championship 9
May/17/2014
Submission (Brabo Choke) 1 4:55
win Tieyin Wu Kunlun Fight 1 - World Tour
Jan/25/2014
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
NC Gustavo Falciroli AFC 7 - Australian Fighting Championship 7
Dec/14/2013
No Contest Christopher Shen 2 3:20
win Tieyin Wu World Team USA - Fight for Peace
Oct/23/2013
Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 1:54
win Yudi Cahyadi BFC - Bandung Fighting Club
Sep/29/2013
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Ho-Joon Kim PRO Fighting - PRO FC 8
Aug/04/2013
KO (Head Kick) 1 3:44
loss Batgerel Danaa Legend FC - Legend Fighting Championship 11
Apr/27/2013
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Caleb Lally Rage in the Cage - MMA Fighting Championship
Oct/13/2012
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Sam Chan Legend FC - Legend Fighting Championship 10
Aug/24/2012
Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 3:21
loss Agustin Delarmino Legend FC - Legend Fighting Championship 8
Mar/30/2012
KO (Punches) Roger Chau 3 0:29
loss Chad George The Cage 2 - USA vs. New Zealand
Dec/02/2011
KO (Punch) 1 2:04
win Ray Kaitiana SCF - Supremacy Cage Fighting 7
Nov/27/2010
TKO (Punches) 1 0:00
loss Alexandre Pantoja UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 24 Quarterfinals, Day 1
Jul/26/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Jason Herzog 2 5:00
win Terrence Mitchell UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 24 Opening Round, Day 1
Jul/13/2016
KO (Punch) Mark Smith 1 0:30
win Luke Miller
Amateur Fight
Fight Shop New Zealand - Hexecution
Oct/30/2010
Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00