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Chris Daukaus

Heavyweight Division

12-5-0 (W-L-D)

11

Wins by Knockout

8

First Round Finishes

Chris Daukaus

athlete record

Event Results

Info

Learn more about Chris Daukaus' UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Hometown
Philadelphia, United States
Trains at
Martinez BJJ
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
32
Height
75.00
Weight
250.00
Octagon Debut
Aug. 15, 2020
Reach
76.00
Leg reach
43.00

Fighter Facts

  • 11 wins by KO
     
  • Has won 10 of his last 13 and five of his last seven
     
  • Eight first round finishes
     
  • Police officer in the Philadelphia Police Dept.

UFC History
UFC Fight Night
(3/26/22) Daukaus was stopped by Curtis Blaydes via strikes at :17 of the second round 
UFC Fight Night (12/18/21) Daukaus was knocked out by Derrick Lewis at 3:36 of the first round
UFC 266 (9/25/21) Daukaus stopped Shamil Abdurakhimov at 1:23 of the second round
UFC Fight Night (2/20/21) Daukaus stopped Aleksei Oleinik via strikes at 1:55 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (10/10/20) Daukaus knocked out Rodrigo Nascimento at :45 of the first round
UFC 252 (8/15/20) Daukaus stopped Parker Porter via strikes at 4:28 of the first round

 

Q&A
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training a year before I went into the police academy. I started training to fill that void of sports and competition after high school. 
What ranks and titles have you held? Black belt in BJJ 
Do you have any heroes?
My mother, Sarah Daukaus 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It means validation that the hard work and dedication I’ve put in has not gone to waste or been in vain. 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I attended Penn State University but did not finish my degree 
What was your job before you started fighting? I used to work at a local supermarket 
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
XCC heavyweight champion 
Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Black belt in BJJ 
Favorite grappling technique:
Head and arm choke 
Favorite Striking technique:
Right straight