Get to Know UFC Light Heavyweight Jiri Prochazka


UFC commentator John Gooden caught up with the new UFC light heavyweight Jiri Prochazka who will be headlining his first event with the promotion on Saturday against Dominick Reyes. The two discuss Prochazka's "war hair," MMA in Czech Republic and his fighting style.
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  • Marek Oravec
    Marek OravecVor 22 Stunden

    BJB - Jiri's own brand and it means BOMBS LIKE VAGINa bomby jak piča , which means something like to throw the most powerfull punches

  • Veselin Lazarevic
    Veselin LazarevicVor Tag

    Your nickname could be "scary"

  • SwagMan
    SwagManVor Tag

    his fight style is very easy to describe: be fluent my friend be like water.

  • Rambo Richardson
    Rambo RichardsonVor 2 Tage

    Jiri "BJP" Prochazka or Jiri "Big Bombs" Prochazka! Could be a better name, but that's my take on it from this interview ✊

  • Sig Yapur
    Sig YapurVor 2 Tage

    Wait, that’s the boy in Cake by the ocean song?

  • T Bonilla
    T BonillaVor 2 Tage

    The “Slavic Warrior”. That’s the nickname that I’d give him. What say other MMA fans?

  • Voodoochamp
    VoodoochampVor 3 Tage

    What about "The Samurai" ? since he is into warrior culture so much and has this cool hairstyle

  • Mirko Mataga
    Mirko MatagaVor 3 Tage

    Jiri the (Terrible) new nick name. Describes his crazy stile

  • John Newmann
    John NewmannVor 3 Tage

    How will you win this fight ? YOU WILL SEE. YEAH WE'VE FUCKING SEEN IT !!!!!!😅💣💥💥💥

  • Paradise Nursery
    Paradise NurseryVor 4 Tage

    Jiri "Miyamoto" Prochazka

  • Duke Nukem
    Duke NukemVor 4 Tage

    crazy to think that if he fights Jan it will be like a decade in age difference. the Elder Viking vs the young slavic warrior

  • Alex BG1
    Alex BG1Vor 4 Tage

    Maybe "Czech this" for a new nickname?

  • Pablo Woods
    Pablo WoodsVor 4 Tage

    Jiri is a legend and we are all lucky to get to watch the story get written. He will be UFC champion.

  • Marcelle Talks MMA
    Marcelle Talks MMAVor 5 Tage

    Pretty hair ribbon

  • 84n70
    84n70Vor 5 Tage

    Bomby jak píča = Bombs like pus?y ( Pus?y in czech can have heavier meaning ) Its actualy opposite of how it sounds in english. :D

  • Itz Swaezy
    Itz SwaezyVor 5 Tage

    His favourite fighters were Jones, Machida, and Vitor and I can see all of them in his style lol this guys a legend whether he wins or dies this guy is going to Valhalla

  • Kevin Milaskics
    Kevin MilaskicsVor 5 Tage

    East Europe stand up

  • JURITO1000


    Vor 3 Tage

    its central europe ,it cant be more in the middle as it is now,its a heart of europe

  • Rob S.
    Rob S.Vor 5 Tage

    I'd like to see him vs either Rakic or Adesanya or both actually

  • a9 25sw
    a9 25swVor 5 Tage


  • Vince
    VinceVor 5 Tage

    this guy is the best.

  • Luis Hernanfes
    Luis HernanfesVor 5 Tage

    A fight between him and khamzat would be Awesome

  • RatBikerNotts
    RatBikerNottsVor 5 Tage

    Great job by John Gooden asking questions in a clear simple way. You can see it makes a BIG difference to someone learning English.

  • bit martin
    bit martinVor 6 Tage


  • AndyWalahol
    AndyWalaholVor 6 Tage

    Both the reporter and the fighter was great to hear even with Jiri's broken English ;-) - and now we know it wasn't just words...

  • magasaf
    magasafVor 6 Tage

    Berserker is your fight name

  • Matthew Machu
    Matthew MachuVor 6 Tage

    Best Czech athletes: Peter Sagan (cycling superstar!) Adam Ondra (climbing wizard) Jiri Prochazka! And they are all Wild!

  • Charles Ervin rental natedog
    Charles Ervin rental natedogVor 6 Tage

    Natedog love it when it's going to the right ppl

  • The Grimwiz
    The GrimwizVor 6 Tage

    Jiri "when I knock people out they don't fuckin move" Prochazka

  • Tom Thomas
    Tom ThomasVor 6 Tage


  • Cerebral Apex Predator
    Cerebral Apex PredatorVor 6 Tage

    Yuri "Eivor" vs Jan "Geralt"

  • Cerebral Apex Predator
    Cerebral Apex PredatorVor 6 Tage

    I'm a fan. he reminds me of Eivor from Assassin's Creed: Valhalla

  • Márek párek
    Márek párekVor 6 Tage

    8:09 :D I caaant

  • Martina Kudri
    Martina KudriVor 7 Tage

    skoda ze si sa poopicil a nerospravas po ceski hanba ti

  • Martina Kudri

    Martina Kudri

    Vor 5 Tage

    @Potetovanej Nadrenec zato ti isto dilini

  • Potetovanej Nadrenec

    Potetovanej Nadrenec

    Vor 6 Tage

    Ty nebudeš prudce inteligentní tvor

    JUNG BOYVor 7 Tage

    Nickname "5 rings"

  • burningknuckle26
    burningknuckle26Vor 7 Tage

    Jiri is the future. hes a true martial artist. a true samurai. the bushido code. his war hair is sick af.

  • falaflani
    falaflaniVor 7 Tage

    This guy issa problem

  • HipHop Anonymous
    HipHop AnonymousVor 7 Tage

    Jiri "The Savage Slav" Prochazka Are Czechs considered Slavs?? Anyway much love to Jiri

  • HipHop Anonymous
    HipHop AnonymousVor 7 Tage

    Jiri is special. You can tell by his mentality and just his fighting style. Pure SAVAGE!

  • chance thomas
    chance thomasVor 7 Tage

    What does Jiri T Shirt mean?

  • Orgil
    OrgilVor 7 Tage

    Jiri “Slavic Samurai” Prochazka!!

  • Antonin Mustard
    Antonin MustardVor 7 Tage

    Denisa win

  • Jan Pittner
    Jan PittnerVor 7 Tage

    He will be the next champ!

  • Nitin Kumar
    Nitin KumarVor 7 Tage

    Jiri "warhorse" prochazka

  • Ma Pp
    Ma PpVor 7 Tage

    Jirka vyhraje dnes!!! Jiří is gonna win tonight!!!! Easy money!!!😎🤑💰💰💰💰

  • Carter Verone
    Carter VeroneVor 7 Tage


  • Cietru
    CietruVor 7 Tage

    That hair is prolly going to be banned. I think it can interfere with bjj

  • Jakub Koudelka
    Jakub KoudelkaVor 7 Tage

    :D:D:D:D: Bomby jak phiča yeah?!

  • WirtOne
    WirtOneVor 7 Tage

    Fun fact: BJP - in czech = Bomby jak piča - John asked Prochazka what it means, but in english it translates something like "bombs like puss*" :D

  • desuetudoCZ
    desuetudoCZVor 7 Tage

    Hodně štěstí! = hodně těžký ! Hodně štěstí!!! = hodně český !!! joooo to je ono :D:D:D:D

  • Mattikush TV
    Mattikush TVVor 7 Tage

    this dude kinda scary lol

  • casxadw
    casxadwVor 8 Tage

    please mma gods dont let jiri end up like johny walker

  • Brian Lane
    Brian LaneVor 8 Tage

    Spent the day watching his old fights. I'm excited for this one.

  • Purvesh Kavani
    Purvesh KavaniVor 8 Tage

    Czeck Samurai🤘🏻

  • Mikeman
    MikemanVor 8 Tage

    Beast from Central Europe..Good luck

  • Vasek Galambos
    Vasek GalambosVor 8 Tage

    I am from czech republic. Bjp bomby jak piča. Go Jiří go

  • King Leonidas
    King LeonidasVor 8 Tage

    I think Jiri will kill Reyes

    MLG MMAVor 8 Tage

    Fuckin real life Thor over here is a superstar

  • TvTsport
    TvTsportVor 8 Tage

    So wonderful to see someone so talented and humbled at the same time. You are right man for representing our country 🇨🇿 ❤️

  • TvTsport
    TvTsportVor 8 Tage

    Jiri "CZECH SAMURAI" Procházka! 🙏🇨🇿 👊 Sending to you best wishes and good luck! For us you are already real CHAMP! How you represent our country in all world is just amazing. We are very proud of you here! ❤️🇨🇿 🇨🇿 🇨🇿

  • Judge Dredd
    Judge DreddVor 8 Tage

    Give me Tong Po!!

  • Jiří Janoušek
    Jiří JanoušekVor 8 Tage

    Bomby jak piča si zabil Jirko! :D bravissimo

  • Jericho Strouf
    Jericho StroufVor 8 Tage

    New Nickname: Czech Samurai

  • Pickle Cage
    Pickle CageVor 8 Tage

    Im already a huge fan of this guy, look forward to see him progress in the sport. 💪

  • Dominik Matusinsky
    Dominik MatusinskyVor 8 Tage

    BJP means "Bomby jak piča" which simply translates to "Bombs as fuck". Literal translation would be "Bombs as pussy". "Piča" means pussy in czech language but that would not make sense in english translation :)

  • castanon600rr
    castanon600rrVor 8 Tage

    Jiri the Viking when i see him I just think of a Viking

  • Jose luis alvarado gomez
    Jose luis alvarado gomezVor 8 Tage


  • Ras Ta
    Ras TaVor 8 Tage


  • Brian Stoner
    Brian StonerVor 8 Tage

    Dudes English is way better than i thought it would be lol

  • Sadprince298
    Sadprince298Vor 8 Tage

    pro Jirku jedině Bomberman

  • Nighteen
    NighteenVor 8 Tage

    Samurai hair!!

  • RonKris
    RonKrisVor 8 Tage

    They also didn't give him an easy opponent in his debuet.

  • Michal
    MichalVor 8 Tage

    Yuri "BJP" Procházka!!!

  • NatiHighLife
    NatiHighLifeVor 8 Tage

    Give this guy the first question not John lol

  • Ondra Svarc
    Ondra SvarcVor 8 Tage

    Procházka is win guys.

  • Jonathan Soko
    Jonathan SokoVor 8 Tage

    Hes got better english than stipe

  • TheJan11
    TheJan11Vor 8 Tage

    bomby jak pica hahahhahahha

  • The Guy
    The GuyVor 8 Tage

    I love this guy. Ever since his debut, I can't stop watching. He should definitely fight for the title if he wins this fight.

  • Dhruvish Kapadia
    Dhruvish KapadiaVor 8 Tage

    Let's take a moment to appreciate how John Gooden spoke slowly & clearly to help Jiri understand and also filled in the gaps where he seemed stuck. Ariel Helwani, Brett Okamoto..take a note📝

  • John Gooden

    John Gooden

    Vor 2 Tage

    Thank you. Jiri is very interesting.

  • mateo


    Vor 3 Tage

    @84n70 Yeah post-fight against Reyes was TERRIBLE. I was like dude. Just ask the fucking question simply!

  • 84n70


    Vor 5 Tage

    Very underrated comment. In post fight conferention my blood was boiling for how disrespectful and intolerant to his lvl of english journalists was. Like come on guys, he is verry brave to go through this interview without translator so be nice people and help him.

  • Brian Lane

    Brian Lane

    Vor 8 Tage

    Good point :)

  • Jesus Schizus
    Jesus SchizusVor 8 Tage

    Chłodne Czeszki.. 😄 Pozdravy z Polska!

  • Julian Jhingree
    Julian JhingreeVor 8 Tage

    war hair will get tko firsr round trying to be like blanckovich too hard

  • Ivaylo N.
    Ivaylo N.Vor 8 Tage

    Win with a KO for Jury , be sure.

  • Richard Cech
    Richard CechVor 8 Tage

    Dobře se vyhnul doslovnýmu překladu BJP :D

  • wu di
    wu diVor 8 Tage

    He seems legit nice

  • Ján Kotuľák
    Ján KotuľákVor 8 Tage

    veľmi ťažko preložiť : BJP "BOMBY JAK PIčA" :D :D, maybe "bombs as pussy" :D :D, or "better bombs as hell" !!

  • Punit Thakali
    Punit ThakaliVor 8 Tage


  • Konstantinos Charlaftis
    Konstantinos CharlaftisVor 8 Tage

    Jiri ''Neo-Samurai' Prochazka

  • Marek Blaha
    Marek BlahaVor 8 Tage

    I like how John is trying to talk slow. Good for Jiri to understand and improve English. Good luck on Saturday :-) BJP

  • alexs aquariums
    alexs aquariumsVor 8 Tage

    In a different age. He would be a berserker viking

  • blake Landon
    blake LandonVor 8 Tage

    I’m gonna bet my life on this guy

  • K K
    K KVor 8 Tage



    bomby jak piča :)

  • Söz Doğanın
    Söz DoğanınVor 9 Tage,..,,,,..

  • Olga Fee
    Olga FeeVor 9 Tage

    Jiří skvěle vysvětlil co znamená jeho značka BJP 🤪

  • AV
    AVVor 9 Tage

    Ragnar just joined the ufc?

  • spirit-earth-community
    spirit-earth-communityVor 9 Tage

    jiri is great with his friend " satan " ;) and burn is the price ;)

  • spirit-earth-community


    Vor 8 Tage

    @Yarp Yarp du, das satans zeichen ist grad voll in! bei uns und mittlerweile weltweit, machts jeder " dumme schüler " bereits, als " cooles grußzeichen " und jedes mal, wenn dieses zeichen gemacht wird, entsteht eine " gewisse energie " dabei und das ist nicht gerade ein kleiner anteil, weltweit... der trick bei dem ganzen, ist, dass der satanismus alles umdreht, wie einen freundlichen gruß, zu bösartiger symbolik-magie. und zeichen, sowie symboliken, haben eine ganz gewaltige kraft, mitunter und das sag ich jetzt nicht , weil ich irgendso ein abgehobener spinner bin, sondern das gehört zur allgemeinbildung, gerade für einen deutschen. übrigens, halten diese energie, ein paar " meister-seelen ", jeden augenblick, aller ausstrahlenden menschen, weltweit, im gleichgewicht, sonst würden wir alle längst, im chaos versinken... denn sie wissen alle nicht, was sie tun... einen relaxten abend noch!

  • Yarp Yarp

    Yarp Yarp

    Vor 8 Tage

    War klar das du auch noch deutscher bist haha

  • Yarp Yarp

    Yarp Yarp

    Vor 8 Tage

    You are crazy .

  • Pan Klokain
    Pan KlokainVor 9 Tage

    Bomby jak piča 👊

  • Baker4life777
    Baker4life777Vor 9 Tage

    With a hairstyle like that, you HAVE to win

  • Jan Dvorak
    Jan DvorakVor 9 Tage

    For me he reprezents, hard work, clear and fair fight and most humility. We need more guys like him. Respect Jiri and wish you the best of luck. We love you. You will be real camp in this division that this division never have it. BJPs forever. Usss from Prague.

  • Pavel Peterek
    Pavel PeterekVor 9 Tage

    BJP !!! Fans from Zlín

  • Ondra Šrůtek
    Ondra ŠrůtekVor 9 Tage