Cole Escovedo “The Apache Kid”

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Pro Record: 17-9-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Pacific Martial Arts
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Height: 5' 9"
Weight: 145 lbs.
Out of: Fresno, CA
Born: Fresno, CA

Cole Escovedo is an American professional mixed martial artist from Fresno, California. He is a former Featherweight Champion in World Extreme Cagefighting. After nearly three years since Cole Escovedo has competed in mixed martial arts action, the jiu-jitsu wizard and former WEC featherweight champion’s comeback will be on May 8, 2009 at a Palace Fighting Championship event at the Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino in Lemoore, Calif. Escovedo was forced into a well documented semi-retiremment in 2007 from a serious staph infection that left him partially paralyzed and in need of spinal surgery. Escovedo's comeback to MMA will be his first fight in the 135 lb Bantamweight division.

Cole Escovedo's Official Professional MMA Fight Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 11/12/2011 Loss Alex Caceres UFC: No Mercy - Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Decision
(Unanimous Decision)
Official MMA Fight Results 09/24/2011 Loss Takeya Mizugaki UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage TKO/RSC 2 4:30
Official MMA Fight Results 05/28/2011 Loss Renan Barao UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill Decision
(Unanimous Decision)
Official MMA Fight Results 01/28/2011 Win Steven Siler Showdown Fights: New Blood Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 2:30
NSF 09/25/2010 Loss Michihiro Omigawa Dream 16 Submission
(Arm Lock)
1 2:30
Official MMA Fight Results 07/09/2010 Loss Michael McDonald Tachi Palace Fights 5: Stars and Strikes TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
2 1:12
NSF 03/22/2010 Win Yoshiro Maeda Dream 13 KO
1 2:29
Official MMA Fight Results 02/04/2010 Win Jeff Bedard Tachi Palace Fights 3: Champions Collide Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 2:31
Official MMA Fight Results 11/06/2009 Win Maurice Eazel Strikeforce Challengers KO 1 1:47
NSF 06/27/2009 Win Tyler Weathers Disturbing the Peace 06/27/09 Decision
(Split Decision)
NSF 05/08/2009 Win Michael McDonald Palace Fighting Championship 13 - Validation TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
2 2:25
NSF 08/17/2006 Loss Antonio Banuelos WEC 23: Hot August Fights Decision
(Unanimous Decision)
Official MMA Fight Results 04/29/2006 Loss Jens Pulver International Fight League: 2006 Legends Tournament KO 1
NSF 03/17/2006 Loss Urijah Faber WEC 19: Undisputed TKO/RSC 2
NSF 10/14/2005 Win Joe Martin WEC 17: Halloween Fury 4 Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 1:05
NSF 05/19/2005 Win Poppies Martinez WEC 15: Judgement Day TKO/RSC
(Doctor Stoppage)
NSF 03/05/2005 Win Randy Spence International Fighting Championship: Eve Of Destruction Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 2:06
NSF 10/17/2003 Win Anthony Hamlett WEC 8: Halloween Fury 2 TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
2 1:30
NSF 04/13/2003 Loss Bao Quach Gladiator Challenge 15 Decision 2
NSF 02/16/2003 Win Noah Schnable Gladiator Challenge 14 Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 1:38
NSF 10/18/2002 Win Philip Perez WEC 5: Halloween Fury Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 3:07
Official MMA Fight Results 08/10/2002 Win Christian Allen Ultimate Athlete 3: Vengence TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
2 3:16
NSF 06/17/2002 Win Paul Morris WEC 3: All or Nothing Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 0:29
NSF 03/16/2002 Win Jay Valencia Ultimate Athlete 2: The Gathering Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 0:45
NSF 01/26/2002 Win Bart Palaszewski Ultimate Athlete 1: The Genesis Submission
1 2:10
NSF 10/04/2001 Win Terry Dull WEC 2: Clash of the Titans Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 1:54