Josh Emmett, nicknamed “The Fighting Falmer”, is a Mixed Martial Arts fighter from the United States of America. In November 2022, he was named by the Ultimate Fighting Championship as their No.5 featherweight fighter.

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Joshua James Emmett was born on March 4, 1985, in Phoenix, Arizona in the United States of America. He currently resides in and fights out of Sacramento, California. He stands 168 cm tall and his weight was last listed at 66 kg. His reach is listed at 178 cm long.

Height / weight 1.68 m / 66 kg
Born 4 Mar 1985
Nationality United States United States
Nickname The Fighting Falmer

He has fought in the featherweight (2011–2014, 2017–present) and Lightweight (2014–2017) divisions. He is a part of Team Alpha Male.


Emmett turned pro in 2011. His first fight was against Emilio Gonzales. It was for Capitol Fighting Championship. From 2013 to 2016, he fought for the West Coast Fighting Championship. He joined the Ultimate Fighting Championship in May 2016.

His first UFC fight was against Christos Giagos. That year, he also won against Jon Tuck and Scott Holtzman. In April 2017, he had his first UFC loss, this was to Desmond Green. That year, he had two more fights, both wins. In February 2018, he lost against Jeremy Stephens.

In March 2019, he had two fights, both wins against opponents Michael Johnson and Misrad Bektic. He only had one fight in 2020 and it was against Shane Burgos. In 2021, he won against Dan Ige and in 2022, he went up against Calvin Kattar.

Career Record

Total - 20

  • Wins - 18
  • By knockout - 6
  • By submission - 2
  • By decision - 10

  • Losses - 2
  • By knockout - 1
  • By decision - 1

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