Erik Jon Koch is an American mixed martial artist who currently fights as a Welterweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional competitor since 2007, he formerly competed for the WEC.
|Born:||October 4, 1988, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States|
|Other names:||New Breed, Phoenix|
|Division:||Welterweight, Lightweight, Featherweight|
|Fighting out of:||Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States|
|Rank:||Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Black belt in Taekwondo|
|Twitter:||Erik Koch's Twitter profile|
|IMDb:||Erik Koch's IMDb|
About Erik Koch
Featherweight fighter who turned professional in 2007 and joined the UFC in 2010.
He started training in grappling and martial arts at age 13.
He earned his second UFC Knockout of the Night against Raphael Assuncao on March 19, 2011.
He has an older brother named Keoni.
He suffered his first defeat at the hands of Chad Mendes on March 6, 2010.
Information related to Erik Koch
- Mixed martial artists from Iowa
- Sportspeople from Cedar Rapids, Iowa
- Featherweight mixed martial artists