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Lightweight Division

"Big Train "

Tom Nolan

Lightweight Division

7-1-0 (W-L-D)

5

Wins by Knockout

4

First Round Finishes

Tom Nolan

athlete record

Info

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

Place of Birth
Australia
Age
24
Height
75.00
Weight
155.00
Octagon Debut
Jan. 13, 2024
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
43.00
  • Pro since 2020
     
  • Five wins by KO
     
  • Four first-round finishes
     
  • Reported 6-1, 1 NC amateur record

UFC Fight Night (5/18/24) Nolan stopped Victor Martinez via strikes at 3:50 of the first round 

UFC Fight Night (1/13/24) Nolan was stopped by Nikolas Motta via strikes at 1:03 of the first round 

 

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 7

Episode one (8/8/23) Nolan knocked out Bogdan Grad at 1:23 of the first round

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2014 when I was 14 years old for self-defense and to gain wrestling skills to add to my rugby league skills.

What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ brown belt 

Do you have any heroes? I grew up watching Anderson Silva, but now it is Cory Sandhagen. And also, my older brother Luke 

What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is my life’s work to be in the UFC. Nothing else matters, it’s a part of my destiny and I will make it happen August 8th. 

What was your job before you started fighting? Apprentice Plumber 

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 2x XFC featherweight champion 

Favorite grappling technique: D’Arce choke 

Favorite Striking technique: Spinning back kick