ⓘ Abu Azaitar March 10, 1986 is a German mixed martial artist currently competing in the Middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A profession ..

                                     

ⓘ Abu Azaitar

Abu Azaitar March 10, 1986) is a German mixed martial artist currently competing in the Middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional since 2009, he has formerly competed for World Series of Fighting.

                                     

1. Mixed martial arts career

Early career

Azaitar participated in various regional MMA promotions, notably in KSW, Absolute Championship Berkut and Respect Fighting Championship.

World Series of Fighting

On April 2, 2016, Azaitar made his WSOF debut against veteran Danny Davis Jr at WSOF 30. After a hard fought right Azaitar won the fight via unanimous decision.

On October 2, 2016, Azaitar made his return taking on Mike Arrant at WSOF 33 on the undercard. He won via a unanimous decision.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Azaitar made his UFC debut on July 22, 2018, against Vitor Miranda at UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith. He won the fight via unanimous decision.

Azaitar is expected to face Alessio Di Chirico on April 11, 2020 at UFC Fight Night 172.