Height: 6'11" (211cm)
Weight: 255 lbs
Stefan Struve (born February 18th, 1988 in Holland) is a heavyweight mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter from Holland. He made his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut at UFC 95 , losing to Junior dos Santos at 0:54 in the first round due to technical knockout by strikes.
Struve made his professional debut in the GFN organization when he was only 17, fighting against John De Wilde at Gentlemen Fight Night. He went on to achieve a 16-2 record, with victories over Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veterans Colin Robinson and Mario Neto.
In 2008, Struve entered talks with the DREAM and Affliction promotions before signing a four-fight deal with the UFC.