Aiemann Zahabi

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Aiemann Zahabi
Born (1987-11-19) November 19, 1987 (age 30)
Laval, Quebec, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 135 lb (61 kg; 9.6 st)
Division Bantamweight
Reach 69 in (175 cm)
Team Tristar Gym
Rank Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu[1]
Years active 2012–present
Mixed martial arts record
Total 8
Wins 7
By knockout 3
By submission 3
By decision 1
Losses 1
By knockout 1
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Aiemann Zahabi (born November 19, 1987) is a Canadian mixed martial artist. He competes in the bantamweight[2] division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).[1] Aiemann is the younger brother of Tristar Gym head trainer Firas Zahabi.[3]

Mixed martial arts career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Before joining the UFC, Zahabi amassed a record of 6-0 with all of his wins coming by first round stoppages.[4]

Ultimate Fighting Championship[edit]

Zahabi debuted at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Browne against Reginaldo Vieira. He won the fight by unanimous decision.[5]

In his second fight for the promotion, Zahabi faced Ricardo Ramos at UFC 217 on November 4, 2017.[6] He lost the fight by knockout in the third round.[7]

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 7–1 Ricardo Ramos KO (spinning back elbow) UFC 217 November 4, 2017 3 1:58 New York City, New York, United States
Win 7–0 Reginaldo Vieira Decision (unanimous) UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Browne February 19, 2017 3 5:00 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Win 6–0 Kyle Oliveira TKO (knee injury) Prestige FC 2 March 12, 2016 1 2:17 Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Win 5–0 Jeremy Dichiara TKO (punches) Hybrid Pro Series 4 October 17, 2015 1 0:18 Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Win 4–0 Scott Farhat KO (punch) RMMA-Rivals MMA 1 March 13, 2015 1 2:36 Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Win 3–0 Wesley Bowman Submission (ankle lock) Hybrid Pro Series 2 November 15, 2014 1 4:40 Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
Win 2–0 Phillip Deschambeault Submission (rear-naked choke) MMA Fight Night 1 March 5, 2014 1 2:33 Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Win 1–0 Kyle Vivian Submission (punches) Slamm 1 November 30, 2012 1 1:28 Montreal, Quebec, Canada Bantamweight debut.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Aiemann Zahabi - Official UFC Profile". UFC.com. Retrieved November 5, 2017.
  2. ^ "Aiemann Zahabi". fightmatrix.com. Archived from the original on 2015-06-16. Retrieved 2017-05-15.
  3. ^ Ben, Fowlkes. "For Aiemann Zahabi, a family name brings big expectations in UFC debut". MMA Junkie. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
  4. ^ Sherdog.com. "Aiemann Zahabi MMA Stats, Pictures, News, Videos, Biography - Sherdog.com". Sherdog. Retrieved 2017-06-17.
  5. ^ "UFC Fight Night 105 results: Aiemann Zahabi still unbeaten after win over Reginaldo Vieira". MMAjunkie. 2017-02-20. Retrieved 2017-06-17.
  6. ^ "Undefeated prospect Aiemann Zahabi returns at UFC 217". MMA Fighting. Retrieved 2017-08-24.
  7. ^ "UFC 217 live updates: St-Pierre wins middleweight title by submitting Bisping". Los Angeles Times. ISSN 0458-3035. Retrieved 2017-11-05.

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