Khamzat Chimaev BioGraphy

The full name of him is Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev. He is a Swedish professional mixed martial artist as well as a freestyle wrestler.

Khamzat Chimaev BioGraphy

As for the biography of the fighter, at the age of 19, Chimaev moved from Chechnya to Sweden, where he was engaged in wrestling, and in his free time he worked as a security guard in the gym. In 2017, the fighter tried himself as an amateur, and already in the 18th he made his debut as a pro. In just two years, Chimaev had 8 fights, completing everything ahead of schedule. In June of this year, he signed a contract with the famous manager Ali Abdel-Aziz. And you can be sure that the latter will knock out the most favorable conditions for his client. Among other things, the fighter trains in the famous Allstars Training Center, where his friends and sparring partners are Alexander Gustafsson and Ilir Latifi. Experts have named the fighter “Khabib ” welterweight. The fighter really has impressive wrestling skills and excellent control on the ground. In addition to this, the fighter is extremely tall for a welterweight weight – 188 cm, and a long arm span keeps opponents at a distance.It seems that the company has found another star, and Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev himself will become one of the top welterweight, if not the champion in the future.

Born /Born Place

He cried for the first time in this world on May 1, 1994. His birthplace is Beno-Yurt, Chechnya, Russia. His birth sign is Taurus. His present age is 27 years. He has the nationality of Swedish.Talk about Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev’s parents He has never told anything about his parents. However, we have come to know from the information received from the Internet that he has a brother named Artur Chimaev.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

27-year-old Swedish citizen Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev made his debut in the American promotion at UFC on ESPN 13 in Abu Dhabi. The native of Chechnya immediately attracted the attention of matchmakers, as well as the president of the company, Dana White.  On July 16, in just two rounds, Chimaev dealt with John Phillips, having issued the victory with a rare choke hold “Bravo”. For such a performance, the fighter received a bonus of 50 thousand dollars. In six minutes of the fight, Chimaev struck 124 blows, and Phillips was able to respond with only two (!). In addition to impressive skills in parterre and wrestling, Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev is fluent in English, which immediately increased the fighter’s promotion value. After such a bright victory, Chimaev announced that he wanted to fight at the next tournament on July 26th. The company went to meet the fighter, but one thing – the fight was to be held in welterweight (77 kg), and the fighter had just fought in the middle weight (84 kg). In 10 days, Khamzat managed to lose 7 kg, moving to his native weight category.

The fighter gave Rhys McKee a chance in three minutes, setting the UFC record in parallel. No one in the company’s 27-year history has won two matches in a row in 10 days. Donald Cerrone came closest to this indicator in 2015, when he won two fights in 15 days. For the fight against McKee, Chimaev earned another bonus of 50 thousand dollars, and after that he personally spoke with Dana White. Among other things, Khamzat took part in a press conference after the tournament, which is extremely rare with newcomers to the company. At the conference, the fighter announced that he wants to fight on August 15 at UFC 252 in Las Vegas, and it looks like the matchmakers will go to meet the athlete. After that, Chimaev announced that he wants to become the UFC welterweight champion as soon as possible, defeating Kamara Usman and Jorge Masvidal. Although the statement is loud, so far the fighter confirms his words with deeds.

Real Name Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev
Nick Name Borz
Age 27 year old
Date Of Birth May 1, 1994
Nationality Swedish
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Birth Place Beno-Yurt, Chechnya, Russia
Profession Professional mixed martial artist and freestyle wrestler
Zodiac Sign Taurus
  • Welterweight
  • Middleweight
Reach 75 in (190 cm)
Team Allstar Training Center
Fighting out of Stockholm, Sweden
Rank Blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Year Active 2018–present
Style Wrestling
Father name Under Review
Mother name Under Review
Brother name Artur Chimaev
Sister name Under Review
Children name Yet not
Fiancee name Under Review
School Name Under Review
College Name Under Review
Qualification Under Review
Physical Status
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Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Dress Size 18 (US)  (Approximate)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Bald
Chest Size 40 cm  (Approximate)
Waist Size 40 cm (Approximate)
Biceps Size 20 cm (Approximate)
Shoe Size 16 (US)  (Approximate)
Body type Athelitc
Relationship Status
Are you married ? No
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Girl Friend Name Under review
Spouse Name Yet not

Personal Life

Talking about Khamzat Khizarovich Chimaev’s personal life, he is not married yet. Nor does he have any girlfriend yet. However, this artist keeps his personal life private. And he tells a lot of things about himself in the media.

Net Worth

If we talk about his net worth, then the net worth of this MMA fighter is about 8 million dollars.

Social Media

This is in the name of khamzat_chimaev on Instagram where he has done 87 posts so far and has a total of 2.7m followers. He is on the same Twitter in the name of @KChimaev where he has 152.2K Followers.

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