Pro Record: 10-15-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team:
Age: 49
Sex: Male
Height: 6 Feet. 0 Inch(es).
Weight: 250 lbs.
Out of: Huntington Beach, CA
Born: Orange, CA

Tank Abbott's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 04/13/2013 Loss Ruben Villareal King of the Cage - Fighting Legends TKO/RSC 2 2:06 Title Fight
02/13/2009 Win Michael Bourke War Gods 2/13/09 KO 1 0:29
02/16/2008 Loss Kimbo Slice EliteXC - Street Certified TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 0:43
NSF 04/21/2007 Loss Gary Turner Cage Rage (England) 21: Judgment Day TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes
10/07/2006 Loss Paul Buentello Strikeforce 3: Tank vs. Buentello KO 1 0:23
NSF 08/28/2005 Loss Hidehiko Yoshida Pride: Final Conflict 2005 Submission Choke 1 7:12
NSF 05/07/2005 Win Wesley Correira Rumble On The Rock 7 KO Punch 1 1:23
NSF 11/21/2003 Loss Wesley Correira UFC 45: Revolution TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 1 2:14
06/06/2003 Loss Kimo Leopoldo UFC 43: Meltdown Submission Arm Triangle Choke 1 1:59
02/28/2003 Loss Frank Mir UFC 41: Onslaught Submission Toe Hold 1 0:46
NSF 10/16/1998 Loss Pedro Rizzo UFC: Ultimate Brazil KO Punch 1 8:07
NSF 05/15/1998 Win Hugo Duarte UFC 17: Redemption TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Punches 1 0:44
NSF 12/21/1997 Win Yoji Anjo UFC: Ultimate Japan 1 Decision Unanimous Decision 1
NSF 10/17/1997 Loss Maurice Smith UFC 15: Collision Course Submission Exhaustion 1 8:08 Title Fight
NSF 05/30/1997 Loss Vitor Belfort UFC 13: The Ultimate Force TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Punches 1 0:53
NSF 12/07/1996 Win Cal Worsham UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 96 Submission Punches 1 2:52
NSF 12/07/1996 Win Steve Nelmark UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 96 KO Punch 1 1:05
NSF 12/07/1996 Loss Don Frye UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 96 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 1:23
NSF 09/20/1996 Win Sam Adkins UFC 11: The Proving Ground Submission Forearm Choke 1 2:06
NSF 09/20/1996 Loss Scott Ferrozzo UFC 11: The Proving Ground Decision Unanimous Decision 1
NSF 12/16/1995 Win Steve Jennum UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 95 Submission Neck Crank 1 1:15
NSF 12/16/1995 Loss Daniel Severn UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 95 Decision Unanimous Decision 1
NSF 07/14/1995 Win John Matua UFC 6: Clash of the Titans KO Punches 1 0:18
NSF 07/14/1995 Win Paul Varelans UFC 6: Clash of the Titans TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Punches 1 1:53
NSF 07/14/1995 Loss Oleg Taktarov UFC 6: Clash of the Titans Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 17:47
: 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

Career

David Lee "Tank" Abbott (born April 26, 1965 in Huntington Beach, California) is a Mixed martial arts fighter whose fighting style is self-described as "Street fighting", a style he developed fighting on the streets of Huntington Beach, California. He was also a professional wrestler for a short time. Early in the history of MMA competitions, he was one of the most feared strikers to have participated. Abbott also has a university degree in History.