Fighter Bio: Get to Know Paul Elliott

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Credit: Jay Anderson/Cageside Press

We got to know undefeated British striking specialist and “King of the North” Paul Elliott, who has yet to spend more than a minute in the cage in any of his MMA fights.

Biographical Information:

  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6’1″
  • Reach: 74″
  • Weight Class: Heavyweight
  • Record: 3-0 (3 KO/TKO)
  • Training out of Akurei MMA
  • Middlesbrough, England
  • Management: BP Sports

List of Accomplishments:

WKA British Heavyweight Champion Tournament Winner in 2017

Professional MMA Total Combat Heavyweight Champion

  • What do you like to do outside of fighting?
    All I enjoy doing is eating, training, and sleeping, I’m a little sad haha.
  • Favorite striking and grappling technique?
    That’s a secret.
  • Any MMA fighters that inspired you?
    Alistair Overeem and Bas Rutten.
  • Favorite current fighter?
    I don’t have a favorite as I like them all.
  • Lion King or Toy Story? 
    Both.
  • PlayStation or Xbox? 
    Neither.
  • Skittles or M&M’s? 
    Neither.
  • Favorite TV show? 
    I enjoy Family Guy.
  • Favorite Movie?
    Django Unchained.
  • Cats or dogs?
    Both.

Paul Elliott started in kickboxing, competing in World Kickboxing Association (WKA) which is one of the oldest and the largest organizations. Born and raised in Middlesbrough, England, Elliott switched over to MMA because he struggled getting fights in kickboxing. Elliott made his amateur debut in 2017 and went 2-0. That same year, six months later, he went pro and now he’s 3-0. In five career fights, Elliott has a perfect finish rate, all by KO/TKO. All those finishes miraculously came in at under a minute.

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Here’s some of Elliott’s handiwork (and dance moves):

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