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San Diego, CA
United States

Standing Stance - Right
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MMA ID
140775
Old ID
498733
Old URL
http://www.ufc.com/fighter/jose-quinonez

Zacatecas, MEX
Mexico

Athlete Stat
1
8046
2
1
6
0
1
9
0
4
0
13
8046
0
0
0
0
0
731
12
33
4
298
632
2
234
536
16
27
48
69
162
446
54
86
82
100
50.00
45.45
2.64
0.70
47.15
0.53
3.49
2.43
0.94
68.20
Strengths
Boxing, ground-and-pound
Date of Birth
1990-07-28
Bio Facts
  • Team Velasquez on TUF LATAM

 

  • Holds August 2013 decision win over Alejandro Perez

 

  • Pro since 2013

 

  • Two wins by KO, one by submission (RNC) – all finishes in the first round

 

  • Has won five of his last six

 

  • Former soccer player
Fightmetric ID
2355
"El Teco"
Jose Quinonez
23
29
68.00
140.00
69.00
39.50

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started boxing when I was 16.

What ranks and titles have you held? TUF LATAM bantamweight finalist

Do you have any heroes? My little brother

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means I am at the top of my career

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No. I only got to study for some time in high school

What was your job before you started fighting? Waiter
Favorite grappling technique: Mata Leao (rear naked choke)
Favorite Striking technique: Volado de derecha (overhand right)

Event Results

  • Win

    O'Malley vs Quinonez

    Round
    1
    Time
    2:02
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Quinonez vs Huachin

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Wood vs Quinonez

    Round
    2
    Time
    02:45
    Method
    SUB