- Given Name: Khamzat Girikhanov
- Pro MMA Record: 9-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
- Nickname: Borz
- Current Streak: 10 Wins
- Age: 26 | Date of Birth: 1994.05.01
- Last Fight: September 19, 2020 in UFC
- Weight Class: Middleweight | Last Weigh-In: 185.5 lbs
- Affiliation: Allstars Training Center
- Height: 6'2" (188cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
- Career Disclosed Earnings: $150,000 USD
- Born: Chechnya, Russia
- Fighting out of: Sweden
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Khamzat Chimaev is a Swedish mixed martial artist who was born in Chechnya, Russia. He has been signed to the UFC since July 2020.
Chimaev is notable for breaking the quickest turnaround record in the UFC in his first two fights. After winning his debut on July 16th he won his second fight only ten days later on July 26th.
Due to his effective use of wrestling and ground and pound he has been dubbed 'Big Khabib".
In 2018 Chimaev won a gold medal in the Swedish National Freestyle Wrestling Championship.
Chimaev trains at Allstar Training Center in Stockholm, Sweden.
Championships and accomplishments:
*Ultimate Fighting Championship:
- Performance of the Night (3 Times - first three fights in UFC in a row and in 2 different categories (Welter and Middle)
- Record for fastest consecutive wins in Modern UFC history (10 days)
- Record for quickest three fight win streak in Modern UFC history (66 days)
*Brave Combat Federation:
- Knockout of the Night (One time) vs. Ikram Aliskerov
*Nordic MMA Awards - MMAviking.com:
- 2018 Prospect of the Year
- 2018 Swedish National Championship, Freestyle Gold (-92 kg)