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Doo Ho Choi

"The Korean Superboy" Doo Ho Choi
  • Given Name: 최두호, Choi Doo Ho
  • MMA Record: 14-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Korean Superboy
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 27 | Date of Birth: 1991.04.06
  • Last Fight: January 14, 2018 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Busan Team MAD
  • Height: 5'9" (176cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $224,000 USD
  • Born: Daegu, South Korea
  • Fighting out of: Busan, South Korea
  • College: Kyungwoon University at Gumi
  • Foundation Style: N/A
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Doo Ho Choi MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
2:36 Round 2 of 5, 7:36 Total

Us Jeremy Stephens
14-2-0 26-14-0

Us UFC Fight Night 124: Stephens vs. Choi
Main Event | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2018.01.14
Odds: -180 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs) | Referee: Keith Peterson
#3 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2018
#10 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2018
UFC Fight Night 124 Fight of the Night
Cancelled Bout Andre Fili UFC 214 2017.07.29
Reason: Choi Injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Cub Swanson
14-1-0 23-7-0

Ca UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2016.12.10
Odds: -235 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
#2 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2016
#26 Greatest Featherweight MMA Fight of All Time
#43 Greatest Fight of All Time
UFC 206 Fight of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
2:42 Round 1 of 3

Br Thiago Tavares
13-1-0 20-6-1

Us The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2016.07.08
Odds: -220 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $74,000 ($12K Base, $12K Bonus, $50K Perf/Night) | Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
#30 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2016
The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale Performance of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:33 Round 1 of 3

Us Sam Sicilia
12-1-0 14-5-0

Kr UFC Fight Night 79: Henderson vs. Masvidal
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2015.11.28
Odds: -250 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Perf/Night | Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs) | Referee: Gregg Kleynjans
UFC Fight Night 79 Performance of the Night
Cancelled Bout Sam Sicilia UFC UFN 71 2015.07.15
Reason: Choi Rib Injury
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:18 Round 1 of 3

Mx Juan Manuel Puig
11-1-0 11-3-0

Us UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2014.11.22
Odds: -420 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 145.8 lbs (66.1 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
Cancelled Bout Sam Sicilia UFC 173 2014.05.24
Reason: Choi Injury
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
2:33 Round 2 of 3, 7:33 Total

Jp Shoji Maruyama
10-1-0 13-8-1

Jp DEEP Cage Impact 2013: Korakuen Hall
Main Event | Featherweight | 66 kg

2013.06.15
Weigh-In: 144.8 lbs (65.7 kgs)
Win | KO/TKO | Injury
4:14 Round 2 of 2, 9:14 Total

Jp Tatsunao Nagakura
9-1-0 7-3-0

Jp DEEP 61 Impact
Main Card | Featherweight | 66 kg

2013.02.16
Cancelled Bout Shoji Maruyama DEEP 60 Impact 2012.10.19
Win | KO/TKO | Punch
2:49 Round 1 of 2

Jp Kosuke Umeda
8-1-0 11-11-3

Jp DEEP 59 Impact
Main Card | Featherweight | 66 kg

2012.08.18
Cancelled Bout Kazunori Yokota DEEP 57 Impact 2012.02.18
Reason: Choi Went Missing
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
1:33 Round 1 of 2

Jp Mitsuhiro Ishida
7-1-0 20-7-1

Jp Deep 56 Impact
Main Card | Featherweight | 66 kg

2011.12.16
Win | KO/TKO | Knee

Jp Nobuhiro Obiya

Jp DEEP

2011.10.29
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Hisaki Hiraishi

Jp GLADIATOR

2011.09.03
Win | KO/TKO
Kickboxing Bout

Jp Kazuki Itaya

Jp GLADIATOR
Main Card | Lightweight | 70 kg

2011.08.26
Cancelled Bout Masanori Kanehara Sengoku 15 2010.10.30
Reason: Choi Injury
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Jp Atsuhiro Tsuboi

Jp DEEP

2010.09.05
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Jp Yuichiro Ono

Jp GLADIATOR

2010.06.27
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Ikuo Usuda
2-1-0 6-0-0

Jp Sengoku 13
Main Card | Featherweight | 66 kg

2010.06.20
Weigh-In: 145.1 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Samio Kimura
Loss | Decision | Split

Jp Yusuke Kagiyama

Jp DEEP

2010.06.06
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Kickboxing Bout

Th Otto Maxpower

Kr KOF - The Beginning of Legend
Main Card | Lightweight | 154 lbs

2010.04.24
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:20 Round 2 of 3, 8:20 Total

Kr Jong Hwa Lee
1-0-0 0-0-0

Jp M-1 Selection 2010: Asia Round 1
Main Card | Lightweight | 70 kg

2010.03.05
Win | Submission | Armlock

Jp Takashi Matsuoka

Jp GRACHAN

2009.11.29

Doo Ho Choi Wiki Update Wiki

Doo Ho Choi is a Korean MMA fighter from South Korea. Choi trains regularly with Gumi MMA and CMA KOREA. He trains with Busan Team MAD since 2015.

 

Choi made his MMA debut on November 29, 2009 defeating Takashi Matsuoka by submission in just over a minute with an armbar.

 

Despite being Korean, Choi is most commonly known for fighting in Japan namely in the DEEP promotion where he holds a first round KO victory over PRIDE and Strikeforce veteran Mitsuhiro Ishida which is one of the biggest win of his career.

 

Despite his young age, Choi continues to show improvements in his MMA game and he is already considered one of the top Asian featherweight fighters.

Last updated 12.11.2015, 7:56 AM ET
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