Te Edwards - Official UFC® Profile
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Edwards
5-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

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Record: 5-1-0
Summary: Wrestling, striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: Tango
From: Virginia Beach, VA United States
Fights Out Of: Phoenix, Arizona United States
Age: 27
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 72"

Biography

TRAINING: Typical day of morning training: agility and coordination warm up, explosive strength and conditioning with Olympic lifts combined with aerobic work. Evening: grappling or striking practice at MMA Lab with emphasis on finishing opponents.
 
Thoughts on opponent, Austin Tweedy? Not too impressed. I’ve seen better opponents. Big fish in a small pond.

When and why did you start training for fighting? 2012. I started fighting after I finished collegiate wrestling. I wanted to continue to compete and I didn't have much interest in the Olympic route.

What ranks and titles have you held? High School State Champion and National Runner Up. Div 1 Conference Champion. 2x NCAA Qualifier for Arizona State and Old Dominion.

Do you have any heroes? Tim Kennedy is pretty inspiring

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, I studied Exercise Sciences.

What was your job before you started fighting? Sports Performance Coach

If any list specific accomplishments in amateur competition? EFC Lightweight Champion

If any, list specific accomplishments in pro competition? 4th fastest KO in Bellator lightweight division

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt in wrestling

Favorite grappling technique: Calf Splicer

Favorite Striking technique: Flying Knee

 
  • Pro since 2013

 

  • Five wins by KO, all in the first round

 

  • On four fight winning streak

 

  • Has KO wins of 33 and 43 seconds

Career

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