Australian mixed martial arts fighter

Vik Grujic is an Australian professional mixed martial artist of Serbian descent, formerly competed in the Middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional competitor since 2010, Grujic was also a contestant on The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia.

In July 2020 Vic caused controversy incorrectly suggesting COVID 19 was a hoax. He expressed defiance about wearing face masks.


Mixed martial arts career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Grujic made his professional mixed martial arts debut in 2009, competing for regional promotions in Australia, before auditioning for TUF: Nations in 2013.

The Ultimate Fighter[edit]

On 5 December 2013, it was announced that Grujic had been selected as one of the middleweight fighters representing Australia for The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia. The reality show was led by Patrick Côté and Kyle Noke and premiered in early 2014.[1]

In his first fight, Grujic defeated fellow cast member Luke Harris via TKO.[2]

In the semi-finals, Grujic went on to face the Sheldon Westcott. Westcott won the fight by submission in the first round.[3]

Ultimate Fighting Championship[edit]

Grujic faced Nordine Taleb on 16 April 2015 at The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale.[4] Grujic lost the bout via unanimous decision.[5]

Grujic faced Chris Indich on 28 June 2014 at UFC Fight Night 43.[6] Grujic won the fight via TKO in the first round.[7]

Grujic faced Chris Clements on 8 November 2014 at UFC Fight Night 55.[8] Clements won the fight via first round TKO.[9]

Grujic faced Brendan O’Reilly on 10 May 2015 at UFC Fight Night 65.[10] He lost the fight via unanimous decision.[11] Grujic was subsequently released from the organization. [12]

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

See also[edit]


  • ^ Helwani, Ariel. “TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia cast revealed”, “”. 5 December 2013. Retrieved on 23 July 2014.
  • ^ Staff. “Knockout of the Day: Vik Grujic Elbows Luke Harris’s Head Through the Floor on ‘TUF Nations'”. cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output .citation q{quotes:”””””””‘””‘”}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-free a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-free a{background-image:url(“//”);background-image:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url(“//”);background-repeat:no-repeat;background-size:9px;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .id-lock-registration a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-registration a{background-image:url(“//”);background-image:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url(“//”);background-repeat:no-repeat;background-size:9px;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-subscription a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-subscription a{background-image:url(“//”);background-image:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url(“//”);background-repeat:no-repeat;background-size:9px;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-ws-icon a{background-image:url(“//”);background-image:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url(“//”);background-repeat:no-repeat;background-size:12px;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:inherit;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-maint{display:none;color:#33aa33;margin-left:0.3em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration,.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .citation .mw-selflink{font-weight:inherit}
  • ^ Keith Grienke (9 April 2014). “TUF Nations: Episode 13 Recap – Westcott vs Grujic”. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  • ^ Keith Grienke. “Taleb to Face Grujic on TUF Finale”. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  • ^ Ben Fowlkes (16 April 2014). “TUF Nations Finale results, photos: Nordine Taleb blows out Vik Grujic”. Retrieved 16 April 2014.
  • ^ Staff. “Vik Grujic and Chris Indich added to UFC Fight Night 43”.
  • ^ Josh Sanchez (28 June 2014). “UFC Fight Night 43 results: Vik Grujic stops Chris Indich in Round 1 for first UFC win”. Retrieved 28 June 2014.
  • ^ Jacob Cooper (11 September 2014). “Vik Grujic vs. Chris Clements set for UFC Fight Night 55”. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  • ^ Ben Fowlkes (8 November 2014). “UFC Fight Night 55 results: Chris Clements returns, brutalizes Vik Grujic in first round”. Retrieved 8 November 2014.
  • ^ Staff (17 February 2015). “UFC Fight Night 65 official for Australia with Hunt-Miocic, Tavares-Whittaker, more”. Retrieved 17 February 2015.
  • ^ Ben Fowlkes (9 May 2015). “UFC Fight Night 65 results: Brendan O’Reilly outlasts Vik Grujic in slugfest”. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
  • ^ Tim Burke (1 June 2015). “Report: UFC releases ten fighters”. Retrieved 1 June 2015.
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