Stats & Records
Fight Win Streak
Wins by Knockout
Wins by Submission
- Sig. Strikes Landed
- Sig. Strikes Attempted
- Takedowns Landed
- Takedowns Attempted
- Sig. Str. Defense is the percentage of significant strikes attempted against a fighter that do not land.
- Takedown defense is the percentage of takedowns attempted against a fighter that do not land.
- Knockdown Avg. is the average number of knockdowns per 15 Minutes window.
Sig. Str. By Position
Sig. Str. by target
Win by Method
- Pro since 2013
- Three wins by KO, nine by submission (6 RNC, guillotine, Peruvian necktie, armbar)
- Owns wins over UFC vets Zach Makovsky and Chris Kelades
- Lost 2017 bout to UFC vet Tagir Ulanbekov
- On 14-fight win streak
- Four first-round finishes
UFC on ESPN (8/5/23) Almabayev submitted Ode' Osbourne via rear-naked choke at 3:11 of the second round
When and why did you start training for fighting? At 16 years old – I liked martial arts.
What ranks and titles have you held? NFC champion, M-1 Global champion
Do you have any heroes? Gennadiy Golovkin
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It was my main purpose to get into the UFC and win the belt.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, master’s degree
What was your job before you started fighting? I was working at the city market.
Favorite grappling technique: Choke
Favorite Striking technique: Back kick