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178 CM / 5’10″
74.8 KG / 165 LBS
New Zealand
7 Wins, 1 Loss


Brad Riddell is a New Zealand-born mixed martial artist and kickboxer. He trains at City Kickboxing and is coached by Eugene Bareman.

Brad was born in Christchurch, New Zealand. From a young age, he was a natural athlete. Prior to fighting, Brad competed in various sports from athletics to rugby. He discovered Muay Thai on YouTube when he was 14 and was instantly hooked. While searching "Best Muay Thai Fighter", the teen stumbled upon Buakaw Banchamek. Brad was inspired by Buakaw and credits his start in the sport to the Muay Thai superstar.

Brad ‘The Quake’ Riddell has transitioned to MMA, with a 7-1 pro record, making his UFC debut at UFC 243 in Melbourne where he was victorious and took home Fight of the Night honours.

Result Opponent Event Method
Win Jamie Mullarkey UFC 243 Unanimous Decision
Win Mikey Vaotuua Wollongong Wars 7 Decision
Win Maxim Pugachev Glory of Heroes 38 TKO
Win Shem Murdoch Glory of Heroes 37 1st Round TKO
Loss Abel Brites Hex Fight Series 15 Submission
Win Kenan Song Glory of Heroes 6 TKO
Win Yeerruer Glory of Heroes TKO
Win Gi Gean Key Thailand Regional TKO