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Woburn, MA
United States

Standing Stance - Right
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MMA ID
126913
Old ID
486125
Old URL
http://www.ufc.com/fighter/Rob-Font

Leominster, MA
United States

Athlete Ranking
2266
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Athlete Stat
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8202
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578
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492
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415
1091
47
59
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360
1017
94
130
38
48
50.00
36.36
1.25
0.78
41.17
0.78
5.11
3.89
0.69
63.02
Strengths
Work ethic, cardio, footwork
Date of Birth
1987-06-25
Bio Facts
  • Pro since 2011

 

  • Seven wins by KO, four by submission (Brabo, 2 guillotine, RNC)

 

  • Has won five of his last seven

 

  • Seven first round finishes

 

  • Had 3-1 amateur record
Fightmetric ID
2266
Rob Font
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7220
32
68.00
135.00
71.50
38.50

TRAINING: Usually 2-3 sessions per day. Mitt work, strength and conditioning, sparring, grappling, just depends on the day.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started back in 2009 to get in shape and caught the bug and wanted to fight. I’ve been addicted ever since.

What ranks and titles have you held? CES featherweight champion, #1 Ranked Featherweight in Northeast

Do you have any heroes? My mother is my biggest hero!  She raised three kids on her own and was my biggest motivator.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream come true!  I can't wait to show that I belong there and I plan to stay there for a long time.

What was your job before you started fighting? Pizza Delivery Guy

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? #1 ranked amateur featherweight in the northeast.  Had titles for AFO and Cage Titans.

Ranks in any martial arts styles:  Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, White Monkol in Muay Thai

Favorite grappling technique: Ankle lock

Favorite Striking technique: Elbows

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