Miguel Angel
Torres
39-5-0( V-D-E )

Histórico de Lutas

Comparação de habilidades

Gráficos são compilados s baseado nos resultados de 12 lutas.
Recorde: 39-5-0
Sumário: Striking, submissions, knees

Fighter Info

De: East Chicago, Indiana USA
Idade: 33
Altura: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Peso: 135 kg ( 61 kg )
Universidade: Purdue University
Formação: Marketing

Golpes

Tentativa total de golpes
0
1128
486
Total de golpes bem sucedidos
0
486
62% Em pé
31% de sucesso
303
153
30
Defesa de golpes
74
%
Porcentagem total de golpes evitados

Grappling

Total de quedas
0
5
0
Tipo de quedas bem sucedidas
 
 
{0}% Finalização
{0}% Passagens
{0}% Raspagens
13
9
3
Takedown Defense
18
%
Porcentagem total de quedas evitadas
Resultado Lutadores Evento G Q F P Método Reprise
Derrota
Miguel Angel Torres 21 Abr 2012
8 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Michael McDonald 16 0 0 0
Vitória
Miguel Angel Torres 19 Nov 2011
64 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Nick Pace 31 1 0 1
Derrota
Miguel Angel Torres 28 Mai 2011
10 0 3 5 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Demetrious Johnson 13 5 0 3
Vitória
Miguel Angel Torres 5 Fev 2011
73 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Antonio Banuelos 10 0 0 0
Vitória
Miguel Angel Torres
WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan
30 Set 2010
28 0 1 2 R2 Submission
Charlie Valencia 12 0 0 0
Derrota
Joseph Benavidez
WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz
6 Mar 2010
15 2 2 1 R2 Submission
Miguel Angel Torres 17 0 1 0
Brian Bowles
WEC 42: Torres vs. Bowles
9 Ago 2009
12 1 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Miguel Angel Torres 8 0 0 0
Vitória
Miguel Angel Torres
WEC 40: Torres vs. Mizugaki
5 Abr 2009
144 0 0 0 R5 Decision - Unanimous
Takeya Mizugaki 69 0 0 0
Miguel Angel Torres
WEC 37: Torres vs. Tapia
3 Dez 2008
48 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Manny Tapia 10 0 0 0
Miguel Angel Torres
WEC 34: Faber vs. Pulver
1 Jun 2008
72 0 5 2 R3 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Yoshiro Maeda 25 3 1 1
Miguel Angel Torres
WEC 32: Condit vs. Prater
13 Fev 2008
14 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Chase Beebe 11 2 0 1
Vitória
Miguel Angel Torres
WEC 30: McCullough vs. Crunkilton
5 Set 2007
0 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Jeff Bedard 3 0 0 0

Biografia

TRAINING:  A typical day of training is never typical. The only thing that I work on every day is wrestling, as it is always incorporated in my training regimen. Everything else is a different story. Since the fight can go anywhere and anything can happen, I work on all aspects of mixed martial arts, where boxing, jiu-jitsu, wrestling, conditioning, kickboxing is all worked on throughout the week, as well as sparring.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started martial arts when I was only seven years old. The training was great and I fell in love with the idea of combat and competition. When I turned nine, my parents could not afford the lessons anymore so I was put in soccer by my dad.  At fourteen, I started to take kickboxing lessons from a local gym and paid for it with money I made doing landscaping work. Kickboxing gave me a good base for my stand-up but at school when I fought with my friends who wrestled, I never did well when the fight hit the floor. Finally at eighteen, my good friend introduced me to a man who taught Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  After that, everything fell into place with my fight career.  Paying for college with my fight purses, I made sure that I fought at least four to five times a semester. I graduated and figured out that I made more money teaching and fighting so I decided to make it my life.

What ranks and titles do you have?
Former WEC Bantamweight Champion. Black belt in BJJ under Carlson Gracie. Total Fight Challenge, Iron Heart Crown, Shooto Americas 132-pound, Extreme Shootfighting, and Superbrawl Champion.  Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Do you have any heroes? Yes, my father, for always being there for me and teaching me the value of hard work and dedication.

What is you favorite technique?  I love the art of knocking someone out. If MMA was not around, I would be a pro boxer. On the ground I like the arm triangle, I can set it up from so many different positions.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? For me, being able to fight in the UFC is a lifelong dream. I've watched the UFC since the very first show and to be a part of it now is an honor. I always trained my hardest, but all the experiences I've had in the past, combined with my newfound wisdom and great team will guide me down the right path in my walk with the UFC.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to Purdue University and earned a degree in Marketing.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I worked in a hospital as a Radiologist’s assistant for five years. Perfect job for a fighter.

•    6-2 in the WEC

•    Has won three of his last five

•    Former WEC bantamweight champ – defeated Chase Beebe for the title in 2008. Defended the title three times against Yoshiro Maeda, Manny Tapia, and Takeya Mizugaki before losing belt to Brian Bowles in 2009.

•    Won WEC Fight of the Night award against Maeda and Mizugaki

•    Win over Charlie Valencia earned WEC Submission of the Night honors

•    Before loss to Bowles, was unbeaten for nearly six years

•    Lone non-WEC loss was to Ryan Ackerman via decision in 2003

•    Long considered to be one of MMA’s best, pound for pound

•    Pro for over 12 years

•    23 wins by submission, nine by knockout

Carreira

Oponentes principais

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