Prochazka is all set to fight against Teixeira at UFC 275 for the light heavyweight title. Ahead of his first UFC title fight, here are the five things you didn't know about The Czech Samurai.
25 out of his 28 wins have come from knockouts or T/KO. He is currently riding a 12 fight win streak.
Jiri has based his life principles and moral values after one of the greatest samurai's ever, Mijamoto Musashi.
Jiri played amateur soccer as a kid in the Czech Republic.
His spinning back elbow against Dominick Reyes was one of the most savage knockouts of 2021 and was nominated for the knockout of the year.
During a Q&A for UFC, he listed his heroes to be Scorpion and Liu Kang from Mortal Kombat.