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Ilir Latifi

Ilir "The Sledgehammer" Latifi
  • Name: Ilir Latifi
  • MMA Record: 14-5-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Sledgehammer
  • Current Streak: 2 Wins
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1983.07.28
  • Last Fight: February 24, 2018 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Light Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Allstars Training Center
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $210,000 USD
  • Born: Malmo, Sweden
  • Fighting out of: Boca Raton, Florida
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Ilir Latifi MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Br Glover Teixeira
14-5-0 27-6-0

De UFC Fight Night 134: Volkan vs. Shogun
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2018.07.22
Win | Submission
3:48 Round 1 of 3

Ht Ovince St. Preux
13-5-0 22-10-0

Us UFC on FOX 28: Emmett vs. Stephens
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2018.02.24
Odds: +135 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $116,000 ($33K Base, $33K Bonus, $50K Perf/Night) | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs) | Referee: Jorge Alonso
#5 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2018
UFC on FOX 28 Performance of the Night
Cancelled Bout Ovince St. Preux UFC on FOX 27 2018.01.27
Reason: Latifi Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Au Tyson Pedro
12-5-0 6-0-0

Ca UFC 215: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2017.09.09
Odds: +110 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 205.5 lbs (93.2 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Cancelled Bout Antônio Rogério Nogueira UFC UFN 112 2017.06.25
Reason: Nogueira Injury
Loss | KO/TKO | Knee
2:06 Round 2 of 3, 7:06 Total

Us Ryan Bader
12-4-0 20-5-0

De UFC Fight Night 93: Arlovski vs. Barnett
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2016.09.03
Odds: +170 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Neil Hall
#22 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2016
UFC Fight Night 93 Performance of the Night
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Gian Villante
11-4-0 14-6-0

Us UFC 196: McGregor vs. Diaz
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2016.03.05
Odds: -190 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 ($25K Base, $25K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Yves Lavigne
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:30 Round 1 of 3

Us Sean O'Connell
10-4-0 17-6-0

Us UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2016.01.17
Odds: -275 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $44,000 ($22K Base, $22K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Kevin MacDonald
#25 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2016
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:56 Round 1 of 3

Nl Hans Stringer
9-4-0 22-6-3

Gb UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs. Leites
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2015.07.18
Odds: -220 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs) | Referee: Grant Waterman
Loss | KO/TKO
1:58 Round 1 of 3

Pl Jan Błachowicz
9-3-0 17-3-0

Se UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2014.10.04
Odds: -270 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Grant Waterman | Walkout Music: Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
2:07 Round 1 of 3

Us Chris Dempsey
8-3-0 10-1-0

Ie UFC Fight Night 46: McGregor vs. Brandao
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2014.07.19
Odds: -290 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts
Cancelled Bout Tom Lawlor UFC UFN 46 2014.07.19
Reason: Lawlor Injury
Win | Submission | Choke
3:02 Round 1 of 3

Fr Cyrille Diabate
7-3-0 19-9-1

Gb UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2014.03.08
Odds: -135 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts
#23 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2014
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Nl Gegard Mousasi
7-2-0 33-3-2

Se UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi
Main Event | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2013.04.06
Odds: +600 (Huge Underdog) | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs) | Referee: Marc Goddard
Cancelled Bout Juha Saarinen Cage 21 2013.02.02
Reason: Saarinen - Knee Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Jorge Oliveira
6-2-0 5-2-1

Se Superior Challenge 8: Malmo
Main Event | Vacant Title | Light Heavyweight | 205

2012.10.06
Cancelled Bout DJ Linderman Superior Challenge 8 2012.10.06
Reason: Linderman - Contract Issues
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Tony Lopez

Se Sweden Regional

2012.05.26
Win | Submission | Armlock

Ua Denis Bogdanov

Ru Russia Regional

2012.03.23
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Emanuel Newton
4-1-0 14-6-1

Us Shark Fights 17: Horwick vs Rosholt 2
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2011.07.15
Odds: +250 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs) | Referee: Jay Stafin
Win | KO/TKO | Kick

It Matteo Minonzio

Ch Strength & Honor Championship

2010.04.10
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes

Jp Tatsuya Mizuno

Se K-1

2009.11.20
Win | Submission | Armlock

Sk Darko Krbanjevic

Se K-1

2009.05.22
Win | Submission | Punches

Pt Luis Silva

Se K-1

2009.02.27
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Sk Roman Mihocka

Se Superior Challenge

2008.10.25
No Contest

Bg Blagoi Ivanov

Bg Bulgaria Regional

2008.05.17

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