Chad Reiner "The Grinder"

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Pro Record: 31-18-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Premier Combat Center
Age: 34
Sex: Male
Height: 5 Feet. 11 Inch(es).
Weight: 173 lbs.
Out of: Omaha, Nebraska
Born: MS
29 year old Chad Reiner is one of the top 170 lb fighters to come out of the Midwest. Chad Reiner has been featured in a vast number of organizations including The UFC, X1 (Chad achieved Welterweight Champion status), Cage Warriors, Ring Of Fire, VFC, etc... Early on, Chad earned the nickname GRINDER, while in high school after a multitude of street fights. The nickname followed him to the wrestling mat, where he was a state qualifier and conference champion. Fast forward a few years and Reiner joins the Team Alliance BJJ in North Carolina, where he was awarded a blue belt. At the same time he trained with the Marine wrestling team and Hurricane Alley boxing club. Eventually Reiner returned to Nebraska and found a spot on the Mid America Martial Arts competition team, referred to as the MAMA'S BOYZ. He is lucky to have some great training partners there such as Ryan Jensen and the IFL's Jake Ellenberger. Chad Reiner has traveled all over the world to fight. He has trained with top Brazilian Jiu Jitsu coaches in the world and has just recently returned from Thailand.

Chad Reiner's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 05/09/2015 Loss Takenori Sato Pacific Rim Organized Fighting 10 Submission Arm Bar 1 0:00 Title Fight
09/27/2013 Loss Miles Marshall Dynasty Combat Sports 3: Fight Fest KO 1 0:25
09/14/2013 Win Casey Barnum Fist Of Fury Submission Guillotine Choke 1 0:10
NSF 07/06/2013 Loss Aaron Young King of the Cage: Patriarch TKO/RSC 1 0:46
06/08/2013 Win Chilo Gonzalez Midwest Championship Fighting 7 Submission Injury 1 1:18 Title Fight
NSF 03/01/2013 Loss Andre Santos Show Fighting Enterprise 03/01/13 Submission 1 0:00
11/16/2012 Loss Ryan Shell Disorderly Conduct 13: Legacy Submission Guillotine Choke 3 4:04
NSF 03/31/2012 Win Jason Ehresmann Fury Fights 03/31/12 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:28 Title Fight
02/05/2011 Win Eddie Larrea Bakken Blizzard Brawl Decision Unanimous Decision 3
10/14/2010 Loss Rudy Bears Bellator 10/14/10 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 1:29
10/02/2010 Win Robert Gotreau Gladiators Submission Guillotine Choke 2 0:26
NSF 08/18/2010 Loss Joseph Ray Martial Combat 8/18/10 KO 3 0:00
NSF 05/15/2010 Win Hollis Huggins Fusion Fight League: Undisputed TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage 0 0:00
NSF 04/30/2010 Win Curtis Johnson Tri State Cage Fighting 4/30/10 Submission Arm Bar 1 1:42
NSF 04/24/2010 Loss Jason Ehresmann SD Total Combat 7 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 1:53
03/05/2010 Win Brian Green Ring of Fire 37: Warlords Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 01/23/2010 Win Saun Bauer Fury Fights: Watertown Event Center 2 - 01/23/2010 TKO/RSC 1 0:54
11/14/2009 Loss Chris Camozzi Rage - King of Champions Submission 2 4:55
09/18/2009 Loss Forrest Petz Adrenaline MMA 4 - Pro Fights TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 2:29
NSF 08/28/2009 Win Nate Martin Max Fights DM Ballroom Brawl Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 2:07
06/12/2009 Loss Josh Rosaan Battle Of The Border 2 Submission 3 2:55
01/24/2009 Win Steven Gibson Tri-State Cagefighting 1/24/2009 Submission 1 3:32
11/15/2008 Loss Kyle Baker CageFest Xtreme - Evolution TKO/RSC 3 0:00
NSF 10/17/2008 Win Antone Tomash The Cage Inc.: Fight Hunger KO 2 2:05
10/04/2008 Win Zach Strand Fight Nation: 10-4 Thunder TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 0:58
NSF 07/26/2008 Win Demi Deeds Victory Fighting Championships 24 Submission Arm Bar 1 0:00
NSF 06/21/2008 Loss TJ Grant Phoenix Fight Promotions: Last Man Standing Submission Kimura 3 4:15
NSF 05/16/2008 Loss Brandon Wolff X-1 - Legends Decision Split Decision 3
NSF 04/19/2008 Loss Dan Hardy CWFC - Enter the Rough House 6 TKO/RSC 3 0:00
NSF 01/26/2008 Win Mark Moreno X-1 World Events- champions TKO/RSC 3 0:51
NSF 12/14/2007 Win Stephane Dube TKO 31: Young Guns Submission Arm Bar 1 4:59
NSF 11/09/2007 Win Mark Moreno X-1 World Events: New Bloods Submission Kimura 2 3:33
09/15/2007 Win Chilo Gonzalez Ring of Fire 30: Domination Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 2:35
06/12/2007 Loss Anthony Johnson Ultimate Fight Night 10 KO Strike 1 0:13
01/25/2007 Loss Josh Burkman UFC Fight Night 8 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 12/09/2006 Win Victor Moreno Victory Fighting Championships 17: Predators Submission Arm Bar 1 1:44
NSF 08/26/2006 Loss Dustin Hazelett Extreme Challenge 70 KO 1
NSF 07/15/2006 Win Edward O'Daniel Extreme Challenge 68 KO 2
NSF 07/15/2006 Win Justin Wilcox Extreme Challenge 68 Submission Arm Bar 1 2:54
06/17/2006 Win Jay Jack Ring of Fire 24: Integrity Decision Unanimous Decision 5
NSF 05/20/2006 Win Dan Anderson Victory Fighting Championships 14: Aggression Decision 3
NSF 04/22/2006 Win Yancy Cuellar The Cage Inc. TKO/RSC Strikes 1 1:53
NSF 04/05/2006 Win Joey Clark EFX - Fury Decision
02/11/2006 Win Aaron Romero Ring of Fire 21: Full Blast Decision Unanimous Decision 5
NSF 01/28/2006 Win Geno Roderick XFO 9 Submission Arm Bar 1
NSF 01/06/2006 Win Jason Purcell All Fighting Championship 5: Lights Out TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage
NSF 12/03/2005 Win Vern Jefferson Victory Fighting Championships 11: Demolition Submission Strikes 1 4:42
NSF 11/18/2005 Win Mike Schroder All Fighting Championship 4: New Hitter Submission Injury 1 4:28
NSF 10/15/2005 Win Victor Moreno Extreme Challenge 64 Submission Rear Naked Choke

Chad Reiner's Amateur Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 03/04/2006 Win Trent Scheele The Cage Inc. TKO/RSC Strikes 1 1:59
NSF 03/04/2006 Win Bernard Poppavich The Cage Inc. TKO/RSC 1 1:24
NSF 01/21/2006 Win Ryan Wilson The Cage Inc. TKO/RSC Didn't Answer the Bell for Round 3 2
NSF 11/25/2005 Win Cody Gottsch The Cage Inc. Submission Slam 1
NSF 10/22/2005 Win Matt Hajicek The Cage Inc. TKO/RSC 1 2:20
NSF 01/24/2004 Loss Tim Stout Kentucky Fighting Challenge 3 KO 1
: 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

Fighter Bio


Chad "The Grinder" Reiner born Gulfport, MS, USA and fighting out of Omaha, Nebraska, USA. Reiner started training in North Carolina with Jiu-Jitsu black belt Jerry Moreno. He holds Victory Fight Championship Belt – Omaha, Nebraska. He's currently attending the University of Nebraska, working to become a chiropractor