Association: American Top Team
Pro Debut Date: 2005-03-06
Pro Record: 19-15-1
Win Finish %: 89.4%
Quality Perf. %: 42.9%
Last Ranked: 7/01/2018

#34 Heavyweight

Highest Quarterly Ranking: 4/01/2014

#3 Heavyweight

All-Time Rank:

#32 Heavyweight+

Last Loss Date: 6/10/2023
Last Loss: [#176 HW] Salim El Ouassaidi
Opponent's Last 5: W L W W W
Longest Win Streak: 2 (2012-2013)
UFC Debut: 2012-05-26
Last UFC Fight: 2016-09-24

Quarterly Generated Historical Rankings
Rating bar represents the fighter's standing relative to the top of the division at the time

Date ↑ ↓ Rank Record Points
07/01/2018 6 #34 Heavyweight 19-12-1
120
04/01/2018 4 #28 Heavyweight 19-12-1
130
01/01/2018 3 #24 Heavyweight 19-12-1
138
10/01/2017 1 #27 Heavyweight 19-12-1
140
07/01/2017 4 #28 Heavyweight 19-12-1
141
04/01/2017 2 #24 Heavyweight 19-11-1
150
01/01/2017 2 #22 Heavyweight 19-11-1
152
10/01/2016 2 #20 Heavyweight 19-10-1
172
07/01/2016 5 #18 Heavyweight 19-9-1
191
04/01/2016 1 #13 Heavyweight 19-8-1
240
01/01/2016   #12 Heavyweight 19-8-1
243
10/01/2015 1 #12 Heavyweight 19-7-1
290
07/01/2015 2 #11 Heavyweight 18-7-1
284
04/01/2015 2 #9 Heavyweight 18-7-1
289
01/01/2015   #7 Heavyweight 18-6-1
362
10/01/2014 3 #7 Heavyweight 18-6-1
369
07/01/2014 1 #4 Heavyweight 18-5-1
501
04/01/2014 1 #3 Heavyweight 18-5-1
513
01/01/2014   #4 Heavyweight 18-5-1
523
10/01/2013   #4 Heavyweight 18-5-0
545
07/01/2013 1 #4 Heavyweight 18-5-0
545
04/01/2013 5 #3 Heavyweight 18-4-0
575
01/01/2013   #8 Heavyweight 17-4-0
318
10/01/2012   #8 Heavyweight 16-4-0
281
07/01/2012 1 #8 Heavyweight 16-4-0
287
04/01/2012   #9 Heavyweight 16-3-0
294
01/01/2012 1 #9 Heavyweight 16-3-0
299
10/01/2011 4 #10 Heavyweight 16-3-0
299
07/01/2011 1 #6 Heavyweight 16-2-0
404
04/01/2011 6 #5 Heavyweight 16-2-0
404
01/01/2011 1 #11 Heavyweight 15-2-0
204
10/01/2010   #12 Heavyweight 14-2-0
188
07/01/2010 10 #12 Heavyweight 14-2-0
188
04/01/2010 1 #22 Heavyweight 13-2-0
118
01/01/2010 1 #21 Heavyweight 13-2-0
121
10/01/2009 1 #22 Heavyweight 13-1-0
128
07/01/2009 1 #21 Heavyweight 12-1-0
124
04/01/2009 3 #20 Heavyweight 12-1-0
124
01/01/2009 2 #23 Heavyweight 11-1-0
101
10/01/2008 7 #21 Heavyweight 11-1-0
101
07/01/2008 4 #28 Heavyweight 10-1-0
80
04/01/2008 13 #24 Heavyweight 10-1-0
80
01/01/2008 35 #37 Heavyweight 9-1-0
64
10/01/2007 8 #72 Heavyweight 8-1-0
42
07/01/2007   #64 Heavyweight 8-1-0
42
04/01/2007 2 #64 Heavyweight 8-1-0
42
01/01/2007 24 #62 Heavyweight 7-1-0
39
10/01/2006 2 #38 Heavyweight 6-0-0
56
07/01/2006 2 #36 Heavyweight 6-0-0
56
04/01/2006 25 #38 Heavyweight 5-0-0
54
01/01/2006 23 #63 Heavyweight 4-0-0
37
10/01/2005 13 #86 Heavyweight 3-0-0
31
07/01/2005 2 #99 Heavyweight 2-0-0
28
04/01/2005 NR #101 Heavyweight 1-0-0
28


Complete Professional MMA Fight History
Fighter rankings represent most recent generated quarterly rating prior to the fight

  Opponent Event Outcome
L Salim El Ouassaidi   Kingdom Fighting - Kingdom MMA 1
Saturday, June 10th 2023
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
L Oleg Popov
#67 Heavyweight
  MMA Series 53 - MMA Series Russia
Friday, June 24th 2022
KO
Round 2
L Quentin Domingos   Megdan Fighting 9 - Under the Bright Sky
Sunday, June 13th 2021
TKO (Punches)
Round 2
L Vitaly Minakov
#18 Heavyweight
  FNG - Fight Nights Global 68
Friday, June 2nd 2017
KO (Punches)
Round 2
L Ivan Shtyrkov
#134 Heavyweight
  German Titov Boxing Fight Night
Friday, November 18th 2016
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
L Roy Nelson
#12 Heavyweight
  UFC Fight Night 95: Cyborg vs. Lansberg
Saturday, September 24th 2016
TKO
Round 2
L Stefan Struve
#22 Heavyweight
  UFC Fight Night 87 - Overeem vs. Arlovski
Sunday, May 8th 2016
KO (Elbows)
Round 1
L Mark Hunt
#10 Heavyweight
  UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm
Saturday, November 14th 2015
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Soa Palelei
#37 Heavyweight
  UFC 190 - Rousey vs. Correia
Saturday, August 1st 2015
TKO (Punches)
Round 2
L Frank Mir
#22 Heavyweight
  UFC Fight Night - Bigfoot vs. Mir
Sunday, February 22nd 2015
KO (Elbows)
Round 1
L Andrei Arlovski
#13 Heavyweight
  UFC Fight Night - Bigfoot vs. Arlovski 2
Saturday, September 13th 2014
KO (Punches)
Round 1
D Mark Hunt
#10 Heavyweight
  UFC Fight Night 33 - Hunt vs. Bigfoot
Saturday, December 7th 2013
Draw
Round 5
L Cain Velasquez
#1 Heavyweight
  UFC 160 - Velasquez vs. Bigfoot 2
Saturday, May 25th 2013
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Alistair Overeem
#3 Heavyweight
  UFC 156 - Aldo vs. Edgar
Saturday, February 2nd 2013
KO (Punches)
Round 3
W Travis Browne
#14 Heavyweight
  UFC on FX 5 - Browne vs. Bigfoot
Friday, October 5th 2012
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
L Cain Velasquez
#2 Heavyweight
  UFC 146 - Dos Santos vs. Mir
Saturday, May 26th 2012
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
L Daniel Cormier
#17 Heavyweight
  Strikeforce - Barnett vs. Kharitonov
Saturday, September 10th 2011
KO (Punches)
Round 1
W Fedor Emelianenko
#5 Heavyweight
  Strikeforce - Fedor vs. Silva
Saturday, February 12th 2011
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
Round 2
W Mike Kyle
#32 Light Heavyweight
  Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu
Saturday, December 4th 2010
TKO (Punches)
Round 2
W Andrei Arlovski
#11 Heavyweight
  Strikeforce - Heavy Artillery
Saturday, May 15th 2010
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
L Fabricio Werdum
#10 Heavyweight
  Strikeforce / M-1 Global - Fedor vs. Rogers
Saturday, November 7th 2009
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
W Jim Yorke
#79 Heavyweight
  Sengoku - Tenth Battle
Wednesday, September 23rd 2009
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Round 1
W Yoshihiro Nakao
#32 Heavyweight
  Sengoku - No Ran 2009
Sunday, January 4th 2009
TKO (Knee Injury)
Round 1
W Justin Eilers
#33 Heavyweight
  EliteXC - Unfinished Business
Saturday, July 26th 2008
TKO (Knees and Punches)
Round 2
W Ricco Rodriguez
#25 Heavyweight
  EliteXC - Street Certified
Saturday, February 16th 2008
Decision (Split)
Round 3
W Jonathan Wiezorek
#42 Heavyweight
  EliteXC - Renegade
Saturday, November 10th 2007
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Round 1
W Wesley Correira   EliteXC - Destiny
Saturday, February 10th 2007
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
L Eric Pele   Bodog Fight - USA vs. Russia
Saturday, December 2nd 2006
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Georgy Kaysinov   K-1 - Heros 7
Monday, October 9th 2006
KO (Punch)
Round 1
W Tom Erikson   K-1 - Heros 5
Wednesday, May 3rd 2006
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Tadas Rimkevicius
#52 Heavyweight
  CWFC - Strike Force 5
Saturday, March 25th 2006
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Ruben Villareal
#135 Heavyweight
  CWFC - Strike Force 4
Saturday, November 26th 2005
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Rafael Carino   Cage Rage 12 - The Real Deal
Saturday, July 2nd 2005
TKO (Corner Stoppage)
Round 1
W Marcus Tchinda   CWFC - Strike Force
Saturday, May 21st 2005
Submission (Punches)
Round 1
W Tengiz Tedoradze
#85 Heavyweight
UKMMAC 10 - Slugfest
Sunday, March 6th 2005
TKO
Round 1