Vitaly
Minakov

  • Age:
    36
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 3"
  • Weight:
    235
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
21-1-0
(T)KO
13-0
SUB
6-0
  • Age:
    36
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 3"
  • Weight:
    235
  • Fighting Out Ofs:

Stats

W-L-D
21-1-0
(T)KO
13-0
SUB
6-0

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:09
  • Fastest KO:
    00:09
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:27

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    90.5%
  • Finished Rate:
    0%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    9.5%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    100%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    61.9%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    28.6%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    21-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    9 years, 4 months, 13 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    25.9
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.4
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 3 month, 27 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    8 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    05:27
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    3
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    15:00

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
08/24/2019
Win
20-1-0
Timothy Johnson
(12-5-0)
Heavyweight
262 vs 265
KO (Strike)
Bellator MMA 225
1 01:45
02/16/2019
Loss
20-0-0
Cheick Kongo
(29-10-2)
Heavyweight
240.5 vs 236
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 216
3 05:00
NSF
12/16/2017
Win
19-0-0
Tony Johnson Jr.
(10-3-0)

KO
Fight Nights Global 82
2 00:38
NSF
06/02/2017
Win
18-0-0
Antonio Silva
(19-11-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Fight Nights Global 68
2 01:37
NSF
02/23/2017
Win
17-0-0
D.J. Linderman
(0-0-0)

KO (Strike)
Fight Nights Global 59
3 03:09
NSF
06/17/2016
Win
16-0-0
Peter Graham
(11-9-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Fight Nights Global 50
1 05:00
NSF
12/11/2015
Win
15-0-0
Josh Copeland
(11-2-0)

Submission (Kimura)
Battle of Moscow 20
2 02:50
NSF
09/25/2015
Win
14-0-0
Geronimo dos Santos
(32-13-0)

Submission
Fight Nights Dagestan 09/25/15
1 03:14
NSF
07/31/2015
Win
13-0-0
Adam Maciejewski
(13-5-0)
Heavyweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Fight Nights: Sochi
1 00:21
04/04/2014
Win
12-0-0
Cheick Kongo
(20-8-2)
Heavyweight
253.4 vs 232.8
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 115: Minakov vs. Kongo
5 05:00
11/15/2013
Win
11-0-0
Alexander Volkov
(19-3-0)
Heavyweight
249 vs 235
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Bellator MMA 108
1 02:57
07/31/2013
Win
10-0-0
Ryan Martinez
(10-2-0)
Heavyweight
239.1 vs 262.7
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Bellator 07/31/13
3 04:02
06/19/2013
Win
9-0-0
Ron Sparks
(5-1-0)
Heavyweight
246 vs 264.6
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 96
1 00:32
11/02/2012
Win
8-0-0
Vladimir Starcencov
(2-0-0)
Heavyweight
245.8 vs 260.2
TKO/RSC
Bellator Fighting Championships 79
2 00:27
NSF
09/17/2012
Win
7-0-0
Fabiano Scherner
(9-9-0)
Heavyweight
KO (Strike)
Battle on Desna
1 03:51
NSF
06/07/2012
Win
6-0-0
Eddie Sanchez
(0-0-0)
Heavyweight
KO
Battle of Moscow 7
1 01:27
NSF
04/14/2012
Win
5-0-0
Karol Celinski
(8-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
Foward Challenge 04/14/12
1 00:55
NSF
04/21/2011
Win
4-0-0
Juan Espino
(2-1-0)
Heavyweight
TKO/RSC
League S - 70 - Sambo 70 vs. Spain
1 00:09
NSF
12/10/2010
Win
3-0-0
Valeri Scherbakov
(0-1-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Shock and Awe Fuel M-1 Challenge XXII
1 01:07
NSF
07/22/2010
Win
2-0-0
Vitalii Yalovenko
(1-2-0)
Heavyweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
M-1 Global - Selection Eastern Europe 2010
2 05:00
NSF
07/14/2010
Win
1-0-0
Alexander Zubachov
(0-0-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
M-1 Global - Sambo -70 / M-1 Global - Sochi Open European Championships
1 00:27
NSF
04/10/2010
Win
0-0-0
Ruslan Kabdulin
(0-0-0)
Heavyweight
Submission
M-1 Global - Selection Eastern Europe 2010 Round 2
1 05:00

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class