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"The Gorilla"

Darren Till

Middleweight Division

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


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


First Round Finishes

Darren Till

athlete record


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

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Place of Birth
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Trains at
Astra Fight Team
Fighting style
Muay Thai
Octagon Debut
May. 30, 2015
Leg reach
  • 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