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Daniel Teymur

Daniel Teymur

Nationality :Sweden
Date Of Birth :February 3, 1988
Height :5 feet 5 inches
Weight :66 kg

Daniel Teymur is an is a Swedish-Syriac professional mixed martial artist. He was the Nordic champion in Thaiboxing and he competed in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

Birth Place, Family, Early Life

On May 1, 1989, the MMA fighter was born. The player was born in the Swedish municipality of Järfälla. As of 2023, he is 33 years old.

Teymur and his younger brother David Teymur, started training Muay Thai when he was a teenager. Both of the Teymur brothers grew up watching their older brother, Gabriel Teymur, compete in kickboxing and boxing. Teymur competed in Muay Thai and kickboxing with a record of 27-4 before transitioning to MMA. He won the Swedish national championship three times in Muay Thai and once in kickboxing and the Muay Thai Nordic championship one time.

Daniel Teymur Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Daniel Teymur’s Height, And Weight

The MMA fighter has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 66 kg.

Daniel Teymur also has an athletic body type. He has a well-kept figure, but measures such as biceps size, hip size, waist size, shoe size, and so on are currently unavailable. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is black. Daniel Teymur has a healthy and well-balanced physique.


Teymur fought his first six fights on the European circuit, racking up a record of 6–0, all in first-round finishes (3 by KO/TKO, 3 by submission). His last fight, before joining UFC, was at the Battle of Botnia in 2016, facing Manolo Scianna, and he won the technical knockout in the first round.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

In his promotional debut, Teymur faced Danny Henry at UFC Fight Night 113 on July 16, 2017. He lost the bout by unanimous decision. Despite the loss, Teymur was awarded a Fight of the Night bonus award.

Teymur faced Julio Arce on June 1, 2018, at UFC Fight Night 131. He lost the fight via rear naked choke submission in the third round.

Next, he fought Chris Fishgold on February 23, 2019, at UFC Fight Night 145. He lost the fight via submission in the second round.

Teymur faced Sung Bin Jo on June 1, 2019, at UFC Fight Night 153. He won the fight by unanimous decision.

Teymur faced newcomer Chase Hooper on December 14, 2019, at UFC 245. He lost the fight via TKO in the first round.

As of February 2020, Teymur is listed as a former fighter on the UFC website.

Daniel Teymur’s Net Worth

The Net worth of Daniel Teymur is still yet to be revealed. His salary is under review.

Daniel Teymur’s Wife, Marriage, Children

David Teymur, Teymur’s younger brother, is also an MMA fighter who is presently signed with the UFC. Both brothers switched from kickboxing and Muay Thai to MMA in 2012, making their debut in 2013. Both entered the UFC a few years later. Daniel was signed in 2017, while David was signed in 2015.

Daniel Teymur Awards

  • Ultimate Fighting Championship
    • Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Danny Henry  

Kickboxing and Muay Thai 

  • Regional championships
    • 2008 Swedish National Muay Thai Championship (-60 kg)
    • 2008 Nordic Muay Thai Championship (-60 kg)
    • 2009 Swedish National Muay Thai Championship (-63,5 kg)
    • 2010 Swedish National Muay Thai Championship (-63,5 kg)
    • 2012 Swedish National Kickboxing Championship (-67 kg)


What is the net worth of Daniel Teymur?

His net worth is 1 to 5  million dollars.

What is the height of Daniel Teymur?

His height is 5 feet 5 inches.

What is the age of Daniel Teymur?

His age is 33 years as of 2023.

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