Randy Couture, also known as "The Natural" and "Captain America," is an MMA fighter, a Greco-Roman wrestler and a former collegiate wrestler. Couture is one of only two UFC fighters to have held the UFC title in two different divisions, winning his first Heavyweight Championship in 1997 against Maurice Smith by decision and the Light Heavyweight Championship in 2003 against Chuck Liddell via TKO. The Natural Couture also is the only UFC fighter to be a five-time champion in UFC history. On June 24, 2006, Couture became the fourth fighter to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame, joining Royce Gracie, Dan Severn, and Ken Shamrock.

Randy Couture's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
04/30/2011 Loss Lyoto Machida UFC 129 St. Pierre vs. Shields KO 2 1:05
08/28/2010 Win James Toney UFC 118: Edgar vs. Penn 2 Submission Arm Triangle Choke 1 3:19
02/06/2010 Win Mark Coleman UFC 109: Randy Couture vs Mark Coleman Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 1:09
11/14/2009 Win Brandon Vera UFC 105: Couture vs. Vera Decision Unanimous Decision 3
08/29/2009 Loss Antonio Nogueira UFC 102: Couture vs. Nogueira Decision Unanimous Decision 3
11/15/2008 Loss Brock Lesnar UFC 91: Couture vs. Lesnar TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 3:07 Title Fight
08/25/2007 Win Gabriel Gonzaga UFC 74: Respect TKO/RSC 3 1:37 Title Fight
03/03/2007 Win Tim Sylvia UFC 68: The Uprising Decision Unanimous Decision 0 Title Fight
02/04/2006 Loss Chuck Liddell UFC 57: Liddell vs Couture 3 KO 2 1:28 Title Fight
08/20/2005 Win Mike Van Arsdale UFC 54: Boiling Point Submission Arm Triangle Choke 3
04/16/2005 Loss Chuck Liddell UFC 52: Couture vs. Liddell 2 KO 1 2:06 Title Fight
08/21/2004 Win Vitor Belfort UFC 49: Unfinished Business TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 3 5:00 Title Fight
01/31/2004 Loss Vitor Belfort UFC 46: Super Natural TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 1 Title Fight
09/26/2003 Win Tito Ortiz UFC 44: Undisputed Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
06/06/2003 Win Chuck Liddell UFC 43: Meltdown TKO/RSC 3 2:47 Title Fight
NSF 09/27/2002 Loss Ricco Rodriguez UFC 39: The Warriors Return Submission Verbal Submission 5 3:04 Title Fight
03/22/2002 Loss Josh Barnett UFC 36: Worlds Collide TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage 2 4:35 Title Fight
NSF 11/02/2001 Win Pedro Rizzo UFC 34: High Voltage TKO/RSC 3 1:38 Title Fight
05/04/2001 Win Pedro Rizzo UFC 31: Locked and Loaded Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
NSF 02/24/2001 Win Tsuyoshi Kosaka Rings: King of Kings 2000 Final Decision Unanimous Decision 2
NSF 02/24/2001 Loss Valentijn Overeem Rings: King of Kings 2000 Final Submission Guillotine Choke 1 0:56 Video
11/17/2000 Win Kevin Randleman UFC 28: High Stakes TKO/RSC 3 4:13 Title Fight
NSF 10/09/2000 Win Jeremy Horn Rings: King of Kings 2000 Block A Decision Unanimous Decision 3 Video
NSF 10/09/2000 Win Ryushi Yanagisawa Rings: King of Kings 2000 Block A Decision Majority Decision 2
NSF 03/20/1999 Loss Mikhail Illoukhine Rings: Rise 1st Submission Hammerlock 1 7:43
NSF 10/25/1998 Loss Enson Inoue Vale Tudo Japan 98 Submission Arm Bar 1 1:39
NSF 12/21/1997 Win Maurice Smith UFC: Ultimate Japan 1 Decision Majority Decision 1 Title Fight
NSF 10/17/1997 Win Vitor Belfort UFC 15: Collision Course TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 8:17
NSF 05/30/1997 Win Tony Halme UFC 13: The Ultimate Force Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 0:56
NSF 05/30/1997 Win Steven Graham UFC 13: The Ultimate Force TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Punches 1 3:14
: 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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