Pro Record: 17-9-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Pacific Martial Arts
Age: 34
Sex: Male
Height: 5 Feet. 9 Inch(es).
Weight: 145 lbs.
Out of: Fresno, CA
Born: Fresno, CA
Cole Escovedo is an American professional mixed martial artist from Fresno, California. He is a former Featherweight Champion in World Extreme Cagefighting. After nearly three years since Cole Escovedo has competed in mixed martial arts action, the jiu-jitsu wizard and former WEC featherweight champion’s comeback will be on May 8, 2009 at a Palace Fighting Championship event at the Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino in Lemoore, Calif. Escovedo was forced into a well documented semi-retiremment in 2007 from a serious staph infection that left him partially paralyzed and in need of spinal surgery. Escovedo's comeback to MMA will be his first fight in the 135 lb Bantamweight division.

Cole Escovedo's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
11/12/2011 Loss Alex Caceres UFC: No Mercy - Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Decision Unanimous Decision 3
09/24/2011 Loss Takeya Mizugaki UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage TKO/RSC 2 4:30
05/28/2011 Loss Renan Barao UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill Decision Unanimous Decision 3
01/28/2011 Win Steven Siler Showdown Fights: New Blood Submission Triangle Choke 1 2:30
NSF 09/25/2010 Loss Michihiro Omigawa Dream 16 Submission Arm Lock 1 2:30
07/09/2010 Loss Michael McDonald Tachi Palace Fights 5: Stars and Strikes TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 1:12
NSF 03/22/2010 Win Yoshiro Maeda Dream 13 KO Kick 1 2:29
02/04/2010 Win Jeff Bedard Tachi Palace Fights 3: Champions Collide Submission Triangle Choke 1 2:31 Title Fight
11/06/2009 Win Maurice Eazel Strikeforce Challengers KO 1 1:47
NSF 06/27/2009 Win Tyler Weathers Disturbing the Peace 06/27/09 Decision Split Decision 3
NSF 05/08/2009 Win Michael McDonald Palace Fighting Championship 13 - Validation TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 2:25
NSF 08/17/2006 Loss Antonio Banuelos WEC 23: Hot August Fights Decision Unanimous Decision 3
04/29/2006 Loss Jens Pulver International Fight League: 2006 Legends Tournament KO 1
NSF 03/17/2006 Loss Urijah Faber WEC 19: Undisputed TKO/RSC 2 Title Fight
NSF 10/14/2005 Win Joe Martin WEC 17: Halloween Fury 4 Submission Triangle Choke 1 1:05
NSF 05/19/2005 Win Poppies Martinez WEC 15: Judgement Day TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage 2
NSF 03/05/2005 Win Randy Spence International Fighting Championship: Eve Of Destruction Submission Triangle Choke 1 2:06
NSF 10/17/2003 Win Anthony Hamlett WEC 8: Halloween Fury 2 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 1:30
NSF 04/13/2003 Loss Bao Quach Gladiator Challenge 15 Decision 2
NSF 02/16/2003 Win Noah Schnable Gladiator Challenge 14 Submission Triangle Choke 1 1:38
NSF 10/18/2002 Win Philip Perez WEC 5: Halloween Fury Submission Triangle Choke 1 3:07
08/10/2002 Win Christian Allen Ultimate Athlete 3: Vengence TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 3:16
NSF 06/17/2002 Win Paul Morris WEC 3: All or Nothing Submission Triangle Choke 1 0:29
NSF 03/16/2002 Win Jay Valencia Ultimate Athlete 2: The Gathering Submission Triangle Choke 1 0:45
NSF 01/26/2002 Win Bart Palaszewski Ultimate Athlete 1: The Genesis Submission Punches 1 2:10
NSF 10/04/2001 Win Terry Dull WEC 2: Clash of the Titans Submission Triangle Choke 1 1:54
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

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