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Bo Nickal

Middleweight Division

6-0-0 (W-L-D)

2

Wins by Knockout

4

Wins by Submission

5

First Round Finishes

Bo Nickal

athlete record

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Learn more about Bo Nickal's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Place of Birth
Rifle, United States
Fighting style
Wrestler
Age
28
Height
73.00
Weight
198.00
Octagon Debut
Mar. 4, 2023
Reach
76.00
Leg reach
42.00
  • Pro since June 2022

     
  • Two wins by KO, four by submission (Triangle, 2 RNC, arm triangle)

     
  • Five first-round finishes (33, 38, 62, 52 seconds and 2:54)

     
  • Had 2-0 amateur MMA record (1 sub, 1 KO)

UFC 300 (4/13/24) Nickal submitted Cody Brundage via rear naked choke at 3:38 of the second round 

UFC 290 (7/8/23) Nickal stopped Val Woodburn via strikes at :38 of the first round

UFC 285 (3/4/23) Nickal submitted Jamie Pickett via arm-triangle choke at 2:54 of the first round 

 

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 6

Episode ten (9/27/22) Nickal submitted Donovan Beard via triangle choke at :52 of the first round



Episode three (8/9/22) Nickal submitted Zachary Borrego via rear naked choke at 1:02 of the first round

When and why did you start training for fighting? August 2021

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? BS in Kinesiology from Penn State 

What was your job before you started fighting? Competing in wrestling

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 3x NCAA Champion, Hodge Trophy Winner, Big Ten Athlete of the Year, U23 World Champion

Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ blue belt