Kyle Kingsbury




TRAINING:  A typical day of training starts with a good breakfast, then training noon-2, post-workout meal, treatment/ rehab, training 6-8, dinner and a movie, bed time at 10:30pm.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training for fighting when I was 24 after my football career was over because I needed to challenge myself and I wanted to hit again.

What titles have you held? None

Do you have any heroes?
My father and Arnold Schwarzenegger

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is the pinnacle of MMA and the very highest level of the sport. It means testing myself against the very best in the world on the very highest platform.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Arizona State University- Communications

What was your job before you started fighting? College football player for ASU Sun Devils

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 2004 Sun Bowl Champions Arizona State University

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Finished both of my first two pro fights via knee strike to midsection

Favorite grappling technique: Wrestling- “blast double” from clinch, Jiu-Jitsu- “triangle choke” from guard

Favorite Striking technique: Knees

•    Four wins by TKO / KO, two by submission.

•    Former defensive lineman for Arizona State University

•    Awarded Fight of the Night for wins over Hamman and Maldonado

•    Competed on season eight of The Ultimate Fighter

•    On four fight winning streak

Fight History

Skill Breakdown
Charts are compiled based on results from all fights.
Total Fights: 6
Record: 11-3-0, 1NC
Summary: Straight punches, knees, clinch, fast & athletic
Fighter Info
Nickname: Kingsbu
From: San Jose, CA USA
Fights Out Of: San Jose, CA USA
Age: 29
Height: 6′ 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )
College: Arizona State University
Degree: Communications

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
596
42% Successful
249
Types of Successful Strikes
0
249
71% Standing
23%
177
58
14
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
33
48% Successful
16
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
5
0
Takedown Defense
58
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Stephan Bonnar
UFC® 139 Live on Pay-Per-View: Shogun vs. Henderson

Nov 19, 2011

36 4 1 6 R3Decision – Unanimous
Kyle Kingsbury 31 0 0 0
Win
Fabio Maldonado
The Ultimate Fighter®: Team Lesnar vs. Team Dos Santos Finale

Jun 4, 2011

78 2 2 0 R3Decision – Unanimous
Kyle Kingsbury 95 5 0 2
Win
Kyle Kingsbury
UFC® 126: SILVA vs BELFORT

Feb 5, 2011

9 0 0 0 R1KO/TKO
Ricardo Romero 1 0 0 0
Win
Jared Hamman
UFC® Fight Night™:: MARQUARDT vs PALHARES

Sep 15, 2010

88 0 0 0 R3Decision – Unanimous
Kyle Kingsbury 79 9 0 0
Win
Kyle Kingsbury
UFC® 104: MACHIDA v SHOGUN

Oct 24, 2009

25 2 0 3 R3Decision – Split
Razak Al-Hassan

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