Jason Knight (born July 14, 1992) is an American mixed martial artist who formerly competed in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional since 2009, he has also competed for Titan FC.
Reared in D'Iberville, Mississippi, Knight began training at the age of 14 to stay out of trouble and street fighting. He later attended D'Iberville High School before dropping out at the age of 16, and began training with UFC veteran Alan Belcher.
Mixed martial arts career
Knight began competing as an amateur at the age of 14, and fought ten times before turning professional in 2009 at age 17. He then compiled a record of 16-1 before being signed by the UFC.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Knight made his promotional debut against Tatsuya Kawajiri on December 11, 2015 at The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale, replacing Mirsad Bektic on two-weeks notice.He lost the fight via unanimous decision.
Championships and accomplishments
Mixed martial arts
- Ultimate Fighting Championship
- Atlas Fights
OCTAGON DEBUT: DEC. 11, 2015
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