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Carlston Harris

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19-5-0 (W-L-D)

5

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6

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6

Vitórias no 1º round

Carlston Harris

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Learn more about Carlston Harris' UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Ativo
Cidade natal
Skeldon, Guiana
Estilo de luta
Boxing
Idade
36
Altura
72.00
Peso
180.00
Estreia no UFC
08.05.21
Envergadura
76.00
Alcance das pernas
42.00
  • Pro since 2011
     
  • Five wins by KO, five by submission (Anaconda, 2 Brabo choke, 2 Arm triangle)
     
  • Six first round finishes
     
  • Has won five of his last six
     
  • Owns 2016 win over UFC vet Wellington Turman and 2015 win over UFC vet Michel Pereira
     
  • Origin of nickname: “I got this from my teammates because of my Portuguese accent.”

UFC Fight Night (2/5/22) Harris was knocked out by Shavkat Rakhmonov at 4:10 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (9/18/21) Harris stopped Impa Kasanganay via strikes at 2:38 of the first round

UFC on ESPN (5/8/21) Harris submitted Christian Aguilera via anaconda choke at 2:52 of the first round 

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started to train MMA in 2011. When I watched BJ Penn fights, I was so impressed.

What ranks and titles have you held? Brave CF champion and XFC GP champion

Do you have any heroes? BJ Penn, Anderson Silva, Frankie Edgar

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting in the UFC means everything to me. It was a lot of hard work and dedication, waiting to get my shot at the UFC, and, finally, I got it. It was an amazing feeling.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? High school 

What was your job before you started fighting? Trucks’ porter / mechanic / security at night clubs/ boxing coach.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Luta Livre champion, jiu-jitsu State champion  

Favorite grappling technique: D’Arce choke 

Favorite Striking technique: Jab followed by a straight right