Calvin Kattar is regarded to be one of the best fighters in the UFC featherweight division He is an American mixed martial artist and has been professionally fighting since 2007.
He has also formerly competed for EliteXC and Combat Zone. As of 2021, he has been ranked at #6 in the UFC featherweight rankings.
The American fighter made his UFC debut in the year 2017 at UFC 214, where he was up against Andre Fili. He started his UFC career with a win against his opponent via a unanimous decision.
He then went on to fight Shane Burgos, where he again won via TKO. The terrific performance in this bout earned him the Fight of the Night award.
His last fight was against Dan Ige at UFC on ESPN: Kattar vs. Ige, where he again showed his potential and won the bout via unanimous decision. He is scheduled to face former UFC featherweight Champion Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night: Holloway vs. Kattar on January 16, 2021.
‘The Boston Finisher’ has a UFC record of 6-2.
Kattar is known to be one of the most aggressive fighters in the UFC. His strikes are one of the best in the game and have always aided him to be at the top of the list.
He is a knockout specialist and 11 of his 22 wins have come through the knockout technique of the MMA sport. ‘The Boston Finisher’ has claimed two submission wins, but the last of these came in 2009.
The Boston Finisher holds an amazing record of 22-4- 0 in his MMA career. He is a winner of two Fight of the Night awards in the UFC.
He won the first of these for his showing against Burgos, whilst the latter came in his defeat to Zabit Magomedsharipov. He also won the 2020 May Knockout of the Month award by MMAJunkie.com.
Kattar has estimated career earnings of $594,600 according to The Sports Daily.
|Nickname||The Boston Finisher|
|Weight/Division||146 lb/ featherweight|
|Active Win Streak||2|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Marital Status/Partner Name||Unmarried/NA|