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Nico Musoke

Nico "Nico" Musoke
  • Given Name: Nicholas Musoke
  • MMA Record: 13-5-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Nico
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 31 | Date of Birth: 1986.04.05
  • Last Fight: May 28, 2017 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Allstars Training Center
  • Height: 6'1" (185cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $50,000 USD
  • Born: Sweden
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

Nico Musoke Welterweight Ranking History

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Nico Musoke MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
4:37 Round 3 of 3, 14:37 Total

Rs Bojan Velickovic
13-4-1 14-4-1

Se UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2017.05.28
Odds: -125 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs) | Referee: Kevin Sataki
UFC Fight Night 109 Performance of the Night
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ru Albert Tumenov
13-3-1 14-2-0

Se UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2015.01.24
Odds: +135 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ru Alexander Yakovlev
12-3-1 21-5-1

Se UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.10.04
Odds: -200 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Grant Waterman
Cancelled Bout Amir Sadollah UFC UFN 53 2014.10.04
Reason: Sadollah Rebooked
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Kelvin Gastelum
12-2-1 9-0-0

Us UFC Fight Night 44: Swanson vs. Stephens
Co-Main Event | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.06.28
Odds: +315 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs) | Referee: Kerry Hatley
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Viscardi Andrade
11-2-1 17-5-0

Br UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.02.15
Odds: +125 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | Submission | Armlock
3:07 Round 1 of 3

It Alessio Sakara
10-2-1 15-10-0

Gb UFC Fight Night 30: Machida vs. Munoz
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.10.26
Odds: +165 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Sub/Night | Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs (84.4 kgs) | Referee: Marc Goddard
#41 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2013
UFC Fight Night 30 Submission of the Night
Cancelled Bout Mikkel Guldbaek European MMA 6 2013.09.26
Reason: Guldbaek injured his hand
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Ve Ronny Alexander Landaeta Utrera

Se Sweden Regional

2013.06.14
Draw | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Fr Mickael Lebout
9-2-0 7-1-0

Se VFC 5
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2012.12.01
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
3:49 Round 1 of 5

Gb Dean Caldwell
8-2-0 4-0-0

Gb On Top 5
Main Event | Title Defense | Welterweight | 170

2012.06.02
Weigh-In: 169.1 lbs (76.7 kgs)
Win | Submission | Choke

Fi Kai Puolakka

Fi CAGE MMA Finland

2012.03.03
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Fi Olli Jaakko Uitto

Fi CAGE MMA Finland

2011.10.08
Win | Submission | Choke

Sc Stevie Ray

Gb On Top Promotions

2011.06.18
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Ie Cathal Pendred

Gb On Top Promotions

2011.06.18
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Pl Wiktor Sobczyk

Se Sweden Regional

2010.12.04
Loss | Submission | Armlock

En Danny Mitchell

Se Superior Challenge

2010.10.29
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Cz Premysl Nemec

Se Superior Challenge

2010.05.01
Win | KO/TKO | Punch

Dk Jeppe Fausing

Dk Fighter Gala

2009.08.30
Win | Submission | Choke

Se Fredrik Klingsell

Se The Zone FC

2008.02.09
Win | Submission | Choke

Fi Tomi Hietanen

Fi Shooto Europe

2007.11.17
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Split

Se Jasper Gunnarsson

Se Cage Challenge

2005.04.02

Nico Musoke Wiki Update Wiki

Nico Musoke is a Swedish middleweight fighter currently signed to the UFC. He has a purple belt in Brazillian Jui Jitsu and trains out of Stockholm, Sweden. He was the welterweight champion of On Top promotions in the UK. He has finished nine of his twelve wins with five submissions. He is currently on an eight fight unbeaten streak including a win over Allesio Sakara. He has won the "Submission of the Night" bonus one time.


Musoke began his professional career in 2007, but would only fight three times in his first three years. In 2010, he would begin fighting more consistently. He would experience his first loss to future UFC fighter, Danny "The Cheesecake Assasin" Mitchell, losing by submission. He would pick up another pair of wins before losing a decision to Cage Warriors welterweight champion, Cathal "The Punisher" Pendred. He would pick up another two wins for a Finnish promotion before he returned to On Top promotions where he would pick up the vacant welterweight title which he would defend one time.


Nico was signed to the UFC in 2013 and made his debut against veteran Alessio Sakara at UFC Fight Night 30: Machida vs. Munoz. Despite having a serious experience disadvantage and being the underdog going in, he was able to hold his own striking and eventually grabbed a lightening fast armbar to win his first UFC fight as well as pick up the "Submission of the Night" bonus. He took on Viscardi Andrade at UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi in his opponents home country of Brazil and was able to pick up a unanimous decision victory.


Musoke would next face undefeated up-and-comer Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 44: Swanson vs. Stephens. Gatelum weighed in at 172.5, thus forfeiting a portion of his purse. Musoke was defeated via Unanimous Decision.


Musoke bounced back in his homeland when he face Alexander Yakovlev  at UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story. Musoke defeated Yakovlev via Unanimous Decision.


Musoke would again find himself fighting in his home country, when we met Albert Tumenov, at UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson. It was an exciting fight, but Tumenov was better and the judges gave him the victory by UD.



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