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#15 Middleweight Division

Active

"The Gorilla"

Darren Till

Middleweight Division

18-5-1 (W-L-D)

10

Wins by Knockout

2

Wins by Submission

5

First Round Finishes

Darren Till

athlete record

Event Results

Info

Learn more about Darren Till's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Place of Birth
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Trains at
Astra Fight Team
Fighting style
Muay Thai
Age
29
Height
72.00
Weight
195.00
Octagon Debut
May. 30, 2015
Reach
74.50
Leg reach
42.00
  • Pro since 2013
     
  • Ten wins by KO, two by submission (inverted triangle, toe hold)
     
  • Five first round finishes
     
  • Has won five of his last ten 
     
  • Had 3-0 amateur record

UFC 282 (12/10/22) Till was submitted by Dricus Du Plessis via rear naked choke at 2:43 of the third round 

UFC Fight Night (9/4/21) Till was submitted by Derek Brunson via rear naked choke at 2:13 of the third round

UFC on ESPN (7/26/20) Till lost a five-round unanimous decision to Robert Whittaker

UFC 244 (11/2/19) Till won a three round split decision over Kelvin Gastelum

UFC Fight Night (3/16/19) Till was knocked out by Jorge Masvidal at 3:05 of the second round

UFC 228 (9/8/18) Till was submitted by Tyron Woodley via D’Arce choke at 4:19 of the second round in a fight for the UFC welterweight title

UFC Fight Night (5/27/18) Till won a five-round unanimous decision over Stephen Thompson

UFC Fight Night (10/21/17) Till stopped Donald Cerrone via strikes at 4:20 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (9/2/17) Till won a three round unanimous decision over Bojan Velickovic

UFC Fight Night (5/28/17) Till won a three round unanimous decision over Jessin Ayari

UFC Fight Night (10/24/15) Till fought to a three round draw with Nicolas Dalby

UFC Fight Night (5/30/15) Till knocked out Wendell Oliveira at 1:37 of the second round

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started when I was a teenager in order to be able to beat people up.

What ranks and titles have you held? I am a Muay Thai master and purple belt in Luta Livre

Do you have any heroes? Myself

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means a lot. Finally the world will get to see I am the best 170er on the planet.

If any list specific accomplishments in amateur competition? I got many victories in Thai Boxing, including in Thailand.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? K1 Europe champion

Favorite grappling technique: Footlock

Favorite Striking technique: Spinning kick