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Makwan Amirkhani

Makwan "Mr. Finland" Amirkhani
  • Name: Makwan Amirkhani
  • MMA Record: 13-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Mr. Finland
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 29 | Date of Birth: 1988.11.08
  • Last Fight: March 18, 2017 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Straight Blast Gym Ireland
  • Height: 5'11" (180cm) | Reach: 72.0" (183cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $50,000 USD
  • Born: Iraq
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Finland
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

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Makwan Amirkhani MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Gb Arnold Allen
13-2-0 11-1-0

Gb UFC Fight Night 107: Manuwa vs. Anderson
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2017.03.18
Odds: -105 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs) | Referee: Neil Hall
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Gb Mike Wilkinson
12-2-0 9-1-0

Gb UFC Fight Night 84: Silva vs. Bisping
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2016.02.27
Odds: -170 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Grant Waterman
Win | Submission | Choke
1:41 Round 1 of 3

Mx Masio Fullen
11-2-0 10-4-0

De UFC Fight Night 69: Jędrzejczyk vs. Penne
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2015.06.20
Odds: -245 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts | Walkout Music: Shaggy feat. Brian and Tony Gold - Hey Sexy Lady
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
0:08 Round 1 of 3

Gb Andy Ogle
10-2-0 9-5-0

Se UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2015.01.24
Odds: +145 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Perf/Night | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Kevin Sataki
#9 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2015
UFC on FOX 14 Performance of the Night
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Fr Yohan Guerin
9-2-0 5-3-0

Fi Cage 26
Main Card | Catchweight | 150 lbs

2014.04.05
Weigh-In: 150.0 lbs (68.0 kgs)
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Adam Ward
9-1-0 11-6-0

Fi Cage 24
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2013.11.09
Win | Submission | Choke

Fr Nayeb Hezam

Fi Finland Regional

2013.04.06
Win | Submission
Round 1 of 3

Fr Tom Duquesnoy
7-1-0 4-0-0

Fi Cage 21: Turku 2
Co-Main Event | Bantamweight | 145 lbs

2013.02.02
Win | Submission | Choke

By Semen Tyrlya

Fi StandUpWar

2012.10.27
Win | Submission | Leglock
1:50 Round 1 of 3

Fi Johannes Isaksson
5-1-0 4-0-1

Fi Botnia Punishment 12
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2012.09.14
Weigh-In: 144.8 lbs (65.7 kgs)
Win | Submission | Choke

Fi Kari Paivinen

Fi Lappeenranta Fight Night

2012.04.14
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Lv Aleksejs Povulans

Fi CAGE MMA Finland

2012.03.03
Win | Submission | Leglock

Fi Lauri Vaatainen

Fi CAGE MMA Finland

2011.10.08
Loss | Submission | Choke

Lt Viktor Tomasević

Fi Finland Regional

2011.06.18
Win | Submission | Choke

Fi Markus Rytohonka

Fi Turku Fight

2011.04.09
Win | Submission | Choke

Lt Tadas Aleksonis

Fi Turku Fight

2010.10.22

Makwan Amirkhani Wiki Update Wiki

Makwan Amirkhani was born in Iraq, however he is an Iranian Kurd. Makwan's family fled to Finland from Iraq in 1993. His father died in a car accident a year after moving to Finland. His mother was left alone with eight children. Later on one of Makwan's brothers also died hit by a car. 


Makwan Amirkhani began training wrestling at 5 years old, soon after he was moved to Finland. He started training MMA at Finnfighters' Gym in Turku 2008.


Makwan Amirkhani's wrestling achievements:


Greco-Roman wrestling: 

2013 Bronze medalist @66kg Finnish Nationals

2003 Gold medalist @54kg Finnish Nationals Youth Under 18


Freestyle wrestling:

2010 Silver medalist @66kg Finnish Nationals

2008 Bronze medalist @66kg Finnish Nationals

2009 Bronze medalist @74kg Finnish Nationals

2004 Gold medalist @58kg Finnish Nationals Youth Under 18


He would make in impressive UFC debut winning by TKO over Andy Ogle and also winning a Performance of the Night bonus.


Makwan is now fighting out of SBG Ireland.

Last updated 02.12.2016, 9:58 PM ET
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