Stats & Records
Wins by Knockout
First Round Finishes
- 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 2010
- Has won nine of his last 10
- Seven wins by KO, one by submission (Armbar)
- Four first-round finishes
- Lost decision to UFC vet Oliver Enkamp in 2014
UFC on ESPN (6/18/22) Kutateladze lost a three round split decision to Damir Ismagulov
UFC Fight Night (10/17/20) Kutateladze won a three round split decision over Mateusz Gamrot
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was four years old and went to my first professional MMA fight in Moscow as an 11-year-old.
What ranks and titles have you held? Russian championship in Irigumi-go ju-jutsu nine times, and the CIS championships three times. I also won second place in the European Championships in St. Petersburg in 2002. Won the Moscow city championships in my weight class -54 kg and got second place in the Russian Championships in Sochi. I was part of the Russian national team in Thai boxing, and during 2005-2006, I traveled around to compete in several of the former Soviet states.
Do you have any heroes? Many of them. The biggest one? Myself.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Everything.
What was your job before you started fighting? Only fighting. And being a trainer / instructor
Specific accomplishments in competition? 70-80 K-1 / Muay Thai fights. Around 500-600 different wrestling, fighting and sport sambo matches, grappling, kickboxing, amateur boxing, jiu-jitsu matches, Kyokushin Karate, etc.
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt in Japanese jiu-jitsu.
Favorite grappling technique: I have a few of them.
Favorite Striking technique: Kicks, flying knee, spinning elbow