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ALEN AMEDOVSKI

AGE

31

RECORD

8-1-0

REACH

74"

HEIGHT

5'10"

WEIGHT

185LBS

STANCE

ORTHODOX

CAMP

AMERICAN TOP TEAM, ROME

HOMETOWN

ZENTAR ZUPA, MACEDONIA

Fighter Highlights

RECENT FIGHTS

LAST FIGHT APRIL 2019 UFC FIGHT NIGHT 149 – VS KRZYSZTOF JOTKO

RESULT – LOST VIA 3rd RD DECISION (UNANIMOUS)

Analysis
Rd 1 – Jotko is in the southpaw stance. Amedovski comes out in the orthodox stance. Jotko quickly opens the fight with a kick to the body. Amedovski takes the center. He is slowly putting pressure on Jotko. Both fighters are measuring their range. Jotko is throwing faints. He goes high with the kick, just misses! Jotko is very relaxed. He moves in with a kick but eats a left counter over the top. Amedovski is keeping Jotko on his back foot. 1st min in, Jotko is showing nice footwork. Amedovski moves in but eats a right hook. Neither fighter is willing to pull the trigger. Jotko level changes and rolls Amedovski down to the mat. Great move by Jotko. He takes the half guard position. Amedovski scrambles from the bottom and gives his back to Jotko! Jotko is doing a good job controlling Amedovski. Amedovski beautifully scrambles form the bottom and reverses the position! He explodes with a couple of nasty elbows! Amedovski backs off and allows Jotko to stand up. Halfway in, Amedovski continues with the pressure. Jotko is bouncing on the outside. Amedovski moves in but Jotko fires a hard spinning elbow which drops Amedovski for a moment! He moves in once again and lands a hard kick to the body! Jotko follows with a level change and scores the takedown. Jotko is in the side control position! Jotko is looking confident. Amedovski is bleeding on the bottom. Amedovski scrambles but fails to find his way up. 1 min to go, Amedovski is controlling the posture from the bottom. Jotko is putting strong pressure on Amedovski. Amedovski has a hard time getting back to his feet. Jotko postures up and lands a couple of hard punches from the top position. 10-9 Jotko

Rd 2 – Amedovski takes the center. Jotko opens the round with a front kick to the body. He starts pressuring Amedovski. Amedovski hasn’t landed anything significant in this fight so far. Jotko fires a left hand and lands. He is light on his feet as Amedovski waits for a counter flat-footed. 1st min in, Big kick to the body lands for Jotko! He follows with a level change for a single leg and gets the takedown. Jotko is in the side control position. Amedovski is in trouble early in the round! Jotko is displaying strong top control. He is fighting a smart fight, avoiding the power of Amedovski. He is dropping nice short elbows. Halfway in, Amedovski is looking desperate on the bottom. He has a hard time creating some space and finding his way up. Jotko is looking strong. He is tiring Amedovski out. Amedovski rolls to his right but Jotko does a good job holding him on the bottom. 1 min to go, Jotko is looking for the crucifix position! He explodes with the right hand! Amedovski is receiving a lot of damage! Big elbows are landing for Jotko! The referee is looking closely! Amedovski is trapped on the bottom! 10-9 Jotko

 Rd 3 – Amedovski takes the center and starts pressing forward. Jotko is bouncing on the outside. He closes the distance and lands a left straight. Amedovski starts walking Jotko down. He is hesitating with the punches. Jotko goes high with the kick, just misses! Amedovski is loading the right hand. He is looking for a knockout punch. 1st min in, Jotko lands a left hand. He is using his range perfectly. Jotko level changes and scores a single leg takedown. Good work by Jotko. He is in the guard position. Jotko postures and lands a couple of hammer fists. Amedovski is covering on the bottom. Amedovski has no answer for the wrestling of Jotko. Jotko is dominating the fight so far. Halfway in, Big elbow lands for Jotko! He is slowly destroying Amedovski in this round. Amedovski is trying to set up something from the bottom but Jotko sees everything in advance. Jotko steps into the side control. Amedovski is trying to use the fence to stand up. 1 min to go, Jotko is landing nice short punches. Amedovski is looking desperate and beaten. Jotko has over 9 minutes of control in this fight so far. Jotko postures and lands a big left hand! 10-9 Amedovski

WATCH FIGHT

DECEMBER 2018 BELLATOR 211 – VS IBRAHIM MANE

RESULT – WON VIA 1st RD KO (PUNCHES)

Analysis
Rd 1 – Both fighters are in the orthodox stances. Amedovski comes out aggressive and immediately takes the center. He explodes and with the left hand and follows with the perfectly timed power right hand and lands!!! He follows with a left hook and Mane goes down!!! The referee steps in and stops the fight!!!

WATCH FIGHT

RECORD BREAKDOWN

9 MATCHES 8 WINS 1 LOSSES
KNOCKOUT 8 0
SUBMISSION 0 0
DECISION 0 1
DRAWS
NO CONTEST

 

FIGHTER THINGS TO NOTE

  • Amedovski is a powerful stand up fighter with bad wrestling skills.
  • Before joining the UFC, Amedovski was undefeated.
  • He lives and trains at ATT in Rome with some of the best fighters in the world.
  • His standup is very powerful. He has a tendency to explode with the power punches early in the fight as seen against Mane.
  • He is a fast finisher with a lot of first round finishes on his record.
  • Against Jotko, his weaknesses got exposed. His wrestling defense is terrible.
  • Also, he was easily controlled on the mat against Jotko.
  • It seems like Amedovski had a hard time fighting under the big pressure. He hasn’t landed anything significant against Jotko.
  • Amedovski has shown poor scrambles on the mat against Jotko.
  • Against Jotko, It looked like he doesn’t know the procedure to get back to his feet.