Bob Sapp kicks HARD

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Bob Sapp is a bit of an enigma in mixed martial arts. He is a huge star in Japan and physically an impressive specimen of a man. He however, is not a super-skilled fighter. He does fight though, a LOT.

In this video from 2009, Sapp shows off just how hard he kicks, which apparently is very hard as the man holding the bag can’t help but be thrown back with each ‘thump’:

About Bob Sapp

Robert Malcolm “Bob” Sapp (born September 22, 1973) is an American professional wrestler, actor, comedian and former American football player best known for his career as a kickboxer and mixed martial artist. He is currently under contract with Rizin Fighting Federation. Sapp has a combined fight record of 22–35–1, mostly fighting in Japan. He is well known in Japan, where he has appeared in numerous commercials, television programs, and various other media, and has released a music CD, It’s Sapp Time. He also appeared in an episode of the HBO program Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. He is currently working sporadically for various MMA promotions in the U.S., Japan, and Europe.


Bob Sapp’s MMA Record

Bob Sapp’s Official Professional MMA Fight Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 08/08/2013 Loss Edson Franca OX MMA Event Submission 1 0:35
NSF 05/25/2013 Loss Aleksander Emelianenko Legend Fighting Show 05/25/13 TKO/RSC 1 1:15
NSF 09/15/2012 Loss Dusan Panajtovic Ultimate Fight Serbia – Night Of The Champions 2012 Submission
1 1:28
NSF 06/16/2012 Loss Jong Dae Kim Road FC 8: Bitter Rivals TKO/RSC 2 1:58
NSF 06/08/2012 Loss Akilbekov Tolegen Bushido Lithuania – vol. 51 TKO/RSC 1 1:29
NSF 05/18/2012 Loss Soa Palelei CFC 21 TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
1 0:12
NSF 05/12/2012 Loss Mariusz Pudzianowski Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki 19 TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
1 0:39
NSF 03/11/2012 Loss James Thompson Super Fight League 1 Submission
1 1:52
NSF 02/11/2012 Loss Rolles Gracie Jr. One FC 2: Battle of Heroes Submission
1 1:18
NSF 12/16/2011 Loss Maro Perak Noc Gladiatora 6 TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
1 3:04
NSF 04/30/2011 Loss Attila Ucar Premium Fight Night 04/30/11 Submission
(Ankle Lock)
1 0:00
NSF 03/11/2011 Loss Stavros Economou Abu Dhabi Fighting Championship 3 TKO/RSC 1 1:45

full record: