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Magomed Ankalaev Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 18-1-0

Ankalaev first began training in Greco-Roman Wrestling for one year whilst he was a student at the Dagestan State University, where he graduated in the sport faculty. At that time he also competed in combat sambo, where he was honoured with the title of Master of Sports in the discipline. Ankalaev was compelled at the idea of transitioning to MMA, because of the similarity between MMA and combat sambo. Ankalaev then became the Russian and World champion in amateur MMA. Ankalaev was also named the 2015 Mixed Martial Artist of Russia by the Russian MMA federation. Magomed Ankalaev is a devout Muslim.

Last Fight: Anthony Smith
Age: 30
Height 6'3"
Weight 205 lbs
Nick Name: N/A
Nationality: Russia
Association: Gorets Fight Team
18 Wins
KO / TKO
10
55%
Submission
1
5%
Decisions
8
44%
1 Loss
KO / TKO
0
0%
Submission
1
100%
Decisions
0
0%

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Residence Makhachkala, Dagestan
Reach 75 in (191 cm)
Team Gorets Fight Club Akhmat (formerly)
Trainer Sukhrab Magomedov (head coach), Shamil Alibatyrov
Rank International Master of Sport in Amateur MMA Master of Sport in Combat Sambo
Years active 2014–present
University Dagestan State University, Makhachkala

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Magomed Ankalaev next fight?
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Magomed Ankalaev last fight?
Magomed Ankalaev won his last fight against Anthony Smith by TKO (Punches) on Jul. 30, 2022 at UFC 277 - Pena vs. Nunes 2.
Is Magomed Ankalaev retired?
Magomed Ankalaev last fought Anthony Smith 1 month 26 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Magomed Ankalaev?
Magomed Ankalaev has a 94% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 100% of his fights.
Out of the 10 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -298 favorite, and out of 10 favored matches, he has won 90% of them.
He has never been an underdog in 10 matches.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 10 of Magomed Ankalaev betting fights, you would have made $248.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $610.
Where is Magomed Ankalaev from?
Magomed Ankalaev is from Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia.
Did Magomed Ankalaev go to college?
Magomed Ankalaev attended Dagestan State University, Makhachkala.
Has Magomed Ankalaev ever been knocked out?
Magomed Ankalaev has never lost via KO/TKO. Though he has lost 1 time by Submission (Triangle Choke) to Paul Craig on Mar / 17 / 2018 at UFC Fight Night 127 - Werdum vs. Volkov
How long has Magomed Ankalaev been fighting?
Magomed Ankalaev has been fighting for a period of 7 years 9 months and 19 days, his first fight was on Sep. 11, 2014 at WMMAA - 2014 World Championships - Selection. He has accumalated roughly 3 hours, 52 minutes and 36 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
win Anthony Smith UFC 277 - Pena vs. Nunes 2
Jul/30/2022
TKO (Punches) Jacob Montalvo 2 3:09
win Thiago Santos UFC Fight Night 203 - Santos vs. Ankalaev
Mar/12/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Mark Smith 5 5:00
win Volkan Oezdemir UFC 267 - Blachowicz vs. Teixeira
Oct/30/2021
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
win Nikita Krylov UFC Fight Night 186 - Rozenstruik vs. Gane
Feb/27/2021
Decision (Unanimous) Mark Smith 3 5:00
win Ion Cutelaba UFC 254 - Nurmagomedov vs. Gaethje
Oct/24/2020
KO (Punches) Anders Ohlsson 1 4:19
win Ion Cutelaba UFC Fight Night 169 - Benavidez vs. Figueiredo
Feb/29/2020
TKO (Head Kicks and Punches) Kevin MacDonald 1 0:38
win Dalcha Lungiambula UFC Fight Night 163 - Magomedsharipov vs. Kattar
Nov/09/2019
KO (Front Kick and Punch) Marc Goddard 3 0:29
win Klidson Abreu UFC Fight Night 145 - Blachowicz vs. Santos
Feb/23/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Leon Roberts 3 5:00
win Marcin Prachnio UFC Fight Night 136 - Hunt vs. Oleynik
Sep/15/2018
TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Herb Dean 1 3:09
loss Paul Craig UFC Fight Night 127 - Werdum vs. Volkov
Mar/17/2018
Submission (Triangle Choke) Marc Goddard 3 4:59
win Celso Ricardo da Silva WFCA 43 - Grozny Battle
Oct/04/2017
KO (Punches) 1 1:09
win Wagner Prado WFCA 38 - Grozny Battle
May/21/2017
KO (Punches) Vyacheslav Kiselev 1 3:33
win Maxim Grishin WFCA 30 - 2016 WFC Akhmat Grand Prix Final
Oct/04/2016
TKO (Punches) Ashot Ashugyan 4 1:13
win Artur Astakhov WFCA 23 - Grand Prix Akhmat
Jun/11/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Armen Ananyan 3 5:00
win Lloyd Marshbanks WFCA 17 - Grand Prix Akhmat
Apr/09/2016
TKO (Submission to Punches) 1 0:15
win Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov OC - Oplot Challenge 103
Oct/18/2014
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Denic Strahinja TFC - Tesla Fighting Championship 4
Jun/14/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Dejan Tesic 3 5:00
win Vasily Babich OC - Oplot Challenge 96
Jan/18/2014
Decision (Majority) Andrey Kolovorotny 3 5:00
win Nadyr Bulkadarov Russian MMA Union - 2015 Russian MMA Super Cup
Dec/05/2015
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 4:45
win Erkinbek Inzhel
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2016 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/25/2016
0 0:00
win Joshua McGregor
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2016 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/25/2016
0 0:00
win Marco Marchiello
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2016 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/25/2016
0 0:00
win Hasan Mezhiev
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2015 World MMA Championships - Finals
Nov/28/2015
Decision (Unanimous) 2 5:00
win Michal Kotalik
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2015 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/27/2015
0 0:00
win John Winter
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2015 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/27/2015
0 0:00
win Nabi Mammadov
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2015 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/27/2015
0 0:00
win Pavol Langer
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2015 World MMA Championships - Selection
Nov/27/2015
0 0:00
win Valentin Moldavsky
Amateur Fight
Russian MMA Union - Omsk Cup
May/30/2015
Decision (Split) Dmitriy Sazonov 3 3:00
win Mikhail Ragozin
Amateur Fight
FEFoMP and Russian MMA Union - Russia's MMA Amateur Supercup
Dec/20/2014
Decision (Unanimous) 2 5:00
win Aziz Dzhumaniyazov
Amateur Fight
Russian MMA Union - Moscow Open Cup 2014, Finals
Nov/29/2014
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:18
win Sergey Arbuzov
Amateur Fight
Russian MMA Union - Moscow Open Cup 2014, Day 1
Nov/28/2014
KO (Punch) 1 0:40
loss Murad Abdurakhmanov
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2014 World Championships - Finals
Sep/12/2014
Submission 1 0:00
win Hasan Mezhiev
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2014 World Championships - Selection
Sep/11/2014
0 0:00
win Rashit Amankulov
Amateur Fight
WMMAA - 2014 World Championships - Selection
Sep/11/2014
0 0:00