Stats & Records
Wins by Knockout
Wins by Submission
First Round Finishes
- Sig. Strikes Landed
- Sig. Strikes Attempted
- Takedowns Landed
- Takedowns Attempted
- Sig. Str. Defense is the percentage of significant strikes attempted against a fighter that do not land.
- Takedown defense is the percentage of takedowns attempted against a fighter that do not land.
- Knockdown Avg. is the average number of knockdowns per 15 Minutes window.
Sig. Str. By Position
Sig. Str. by target
Win by Method
- Pro since 2009
- 11 wins by KO, one by submission (armbar)
- Eight first round finishes
- Veteran of seven fights in the DEEP promotion
UFC Fight Night (2/4/23) Choi and Kyle Nelson fought to a three round majority draw
UFC Fight Night (12/21/19) Choi was stopped by Charles Jourdain via strikes at 4:32 of the second round
UFC Fight Night (1/14/18) Choi was stopped by Jeremy Stephens via strikes at 2:36 of the second round
UFC 206 (12/10/16) Choi lost a three round unanimous decision to Cub Swanson
TUF 23 Finale (7/8/16) Choi knocked out Thiago Tavares at 2:42 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (11/28/15) Choi stopped Sam Sicilia via strikes at 1:33 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (11/22/14) Choi stopped Juan Puig via strikes at :18 of the first round
TRAINING: MMA, weightlifting, boxing, conditioning - coming into this fight, I have been doing everything possible to be in the best shape of my life.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I was always interested in MMA and wanted to train because I was such a big fan of PRIDE. But there were no places for me to train at that time. In 2008, when a Jiu-Jitsu academy opened up in my neighborhood I started training there immediately.
What ranks and titles have you held? None yet
Do you have any heroes? Chang Seob Lee
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC As an MMA fighter, it is a dream come true to be fighting in the biggest promotion in the world.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I recently graduated from Gumi Kyungun University with a degree in Security.