Pro Record: 7-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Age: 34
Sex: Male
Height: 5 Feet. 9 Inch(es).
Weight: 175 lbs.
Out of: NC
Born: Buffalo, NY

Kevin Forant's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
08/20/2015 Loss Lawrence Dennis Fight Lab 49 KO 1 1:27
06/27/2015 Win Dalton Fox Hard Play 5 Submission Arm Bar 1 1:29
04/18/2015 Loss Eric Thomas USFFC 22: Metal and Mayhem Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 3:23
03/07/2014 Loss Craig Johnson USFFC 16: Forant vs Johnson Submission Injury 3 3:46
11/16/2013 Loss Ronnie Rogers Fight Lab 34: Misery Loves Company 5 Submission Guillotine Choke 1 2:14
09/07/2013 Win Franklin Edmonson HD Fight Series Submission Strikes 1 2:09
06/14/2013 Loss Eric Reynolds XFC 24: Collision Course - USF Sun Dome Tampa Submission Triangle Choke 1 4:13
11/15/2012 Win Michael Robinson Fight Lab 29: Cage Fights @ Coyote Joe's Decision Unanimous Decision 3
09/15/2012 Win Nicholas Bleser Coveted Fighting Championships: Fight For Our Nations Heroes Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 2:08
08/03/2012 Win Joe Elmore XFC 19 : Charlotte Showdown Decision Unanimous Decision 3
01/26/2012 Win Micah Lail Fight Lab 20: MMA Cage Fights @ Coyote Joe's TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 3:46
09/10/2011 Win Sebastian Wojdak Imperial Fighting: Patriot Fights TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 3:15

Kevin Forant's Amateur Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
08/06/2011 Win Jason Lineberger Fight Lab 16: MMA Cage Fights @ NC Music Factory Submission Strikes 2 0:56 Title Fight
05/21/2011 Win Wes Evans SC ISKA State Championship Grand Prix Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 2:50 Title Fight
05/07/2011 Win Ryne Ford Elite Championship Cage Fighting 16 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:48 Title Fight
03/19/2011 Win Nathan Brachear Elite Championship Cage Fighting 15 and Hayastan Grappling Challenge State Championships TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 3 1:20
01/29/2011 Win Bradley Essick Fight Lab MMA - Misery Loves Company III and Bud Jiu Jit Su World Cup Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 1:34
12/11/2010 Win Mike Osborn Elite Championship Cage Fighting 14 Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 2:14
07/16/2010 Loss Chris Smith Cage Fights At The EpiCentre IV Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
04/17/2010 NC Marc Corum Caged Combat Challenge - Charlotte, NC 2 0:21
03/26/2010 Win Kurtis Cloward Cage Fights At The Epicenter II Submission Arm Bar 1 1:07
NSF 02/19/2010 Loss Jacob Allman Seymour Johnson Air Force Base - Cage Fights Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
02/06/2010 Win James Jones Jr Superbrawl: Best of Both Worlds 2 Submission Arm Bar 2 2:04
10/24/2009 Win Chris Pincay The Best of Both Worlds - Fall Classic TKO/RSC 2 1:51
10/03/2009 Win Chris Smith Next Level Cage Fighing: Battle Grounds 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

Fighter Bio


Kevin "The Master of Cool' Forant (born September 30, 1981) is an American professional mixed martial arts fighter. Kevin first started training in the sport June 2008. He trains in Gokor Chivichyan's Hyastan Grappling System at Hayastan-IMB in Charlotte, NC. There he studies under Sensei Paul Booe and Sensei Louis Grady. Kevin holds rank in both the Hayastan Grappling System as well as Kaizen Karate Do. Karate is a system put together by the extensive Martial Arts back rounds of Sensei Paul Booe and Sensei Luis Grady. In addition to the Grappling and Karate training Kevin works directly with James Pressly of Dyme Boxing to focus on his hands.

Kevin's amateur MMA record is 10-2 1NC, 9 of those wins coming by submission or TKO. Kevin ended his amateur career as the Fight Lab Promotions 155lb champion, Elite Championship Cage Fighting 155lb champions, and the ISKA SC State 155lb champion. In addition to MMA Kevin has competed and won numerous grappling tournaments and was the 2011 NC State Golden Gloves Champ.

Kevin made his professional debut September 10, 2011 with a 2nd round TKO (Referee Stoppage from Strikes) win over Sebastian Wojdak at Imperial Fighting: Patriot Fights.

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