This fighter is currently serving a suspension by an ABC-recognized athletic commission (FSBC, Florida)
Pro Record: 22-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Black House
Age: 37
Sex: Male
Height: 6 Feet. 2 Inch(es).
Weight: 185 lbs.
Out of: Belem , CA
Born: Salvador,
Lyoto Machida is a Brazilian MMA fighter, who won the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship on May 23, 2009. The son of a Japanese-Brazilian Shotokan karate master, Yoshizo Machida, Machida holds an undefeated record that includes victories over former UFC light heavyweight champion, Tito Ortiz, former UFC middleweight champion, Rich Franklin, and current UFC lightweight champion, B.J. Penn. Machida is noted for his karate-influenced striking style that implements an unorthodox stance and an elusive strategy.

Lyoto Machida's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
* 06/27/2015 Loss Yoel Romero UFC Fight Night 70: Romero vs Machida KO 3 1:38
04/18/2015 Loss Luke Rockhold UFC on FOX 15 Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 2:31
12/20/2014 Win CB Dollaway UFC Fight Night 58: Dolloway vs Machida TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 1:02
07/05/2014 Loss Christopher Weidman UFC 175: Weidman vs Machida Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
02/15/2014 Win Gegard Mousasi UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs Mousasi Decision Unanimous Decision 5
10/26/2013 Win Mark Munoz UFC Fight Night 30: Munoz vs. Machida KO 1 3:10
08/03/2013 Loss Phil Davis UFC 163: Aldo vs. Jung Decision Unanimous Decision 3
02/23/2013 Win Dan Henderson UFC 157: Rousey vs Carmouche Decision Split Decision 3
08/04/2012 Win Ryan Bader UFC on Fox: Shogun vs. Vera KO 2 1:32
12/10/2011 Loss Jon Jones UFC 140: Machida vs. Jones Submission 2 4:26 Title Fight
04/30/2011 Win Randy Couture UFC 129 St. Pierre vs. Shields KO 2 1:05
11/20/2010 Loss Quinton Jackson UFC 123: Jackson vs. Machida Decision Split Decision 3
05/08/2010 Loss Mauricio Shogun Rua UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun 2 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:25 Title Fight
10/24/2009 Win Mauricio Shogun Rua UFC 104: Machida vs Shogun Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
05/23/2009 Win Rashad Evans UFC 98: Evans vs Machida TKO/RSC 2 3:57 Title Fight
01/31/2009 Win Thiago Silva UFC 94: St-Pierre vs Penn 2 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:59
05/24/2008 Win Tito Ortiz UFC 84: Ill Will Decision Unanimous Decision 3
12/29/2007 Win Thierry Sokoudjou UFC 79: Nemesis Submission Choke 2 4:20
NSF 09/22/2007 Win Kazuhiro Nakamura UFC 76: Knock-Out Decision Unanimous Decision 3
04/21/2007 Win David Heath UFC 70: Nations Collide Decision Unanimous Decision 5
02/03/2007 Win Sam Hoger UFC 67: All or Nothing Decision Unanimous Decision 3
07/22/2006 Win Vernon White World Fighting Alliance 4: King of the Streets Decision Unanimous Decision 5
NSF 04/29/2006 Win Dimitri Wanderley Jungle Fight 6 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from a Cut 3 3:24
NSF 03/26/2005 Win BJ Penn K-1: Hero's Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 05/22/2004 Win Sam Greco K-1: MMA Championship Romanex Decision Split Decision
NSF 03/14/2004 Win Michael McDonald K-1: Beast 2004 Submission Guillotine Choke 1
NSF 12/31/2003 Win Rich Franklin Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2003 TKO/RSC Punches 2 1:03
NSF 09/13/2003 Win Stephan Bonnar Jungle Fight 1 TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage 1
NSF 05/02/2003 Win Kengo Watanabe New Japan Pro Wrestling: Ultimate Crush Decision Unanimous Decision 3
: 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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