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Team American Kickboxing Academy
Age 40
Gender Male
Height 5' 10"
Weight 155 lbs.

Josh Thomson is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 23 wins, 9 losses and 1 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 23-9-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 17 years, 2 months, 13 days
Rounds Fought 70.6
Avg. Fights/Year 1.9
Longest Layoff 1 year, 2 months, 28 days
Quickest Turnaround 3 weeks, 6 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 7 9 7
Losses 2 0 7
Finish Rate 69.6%
Finished Rate 22.2%
Win by Decision Rate 30.4%
Loss by Decision Rate 77.8%
Win by KO Rate 30.4%
Loss by KO Rate 22.2%
Win by SUB Rate 39.1%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO 01:14
Fastest SUB 01:42
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.8
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 09:14
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 3.1
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 15:34
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Weightclass Opponent Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 02/18/2017 L LW
(155.2 vs. 155.9)
Patricky Freire KO (Strike)
Bellator MMA 172
2 0:40
Official MMA Fight Results 12/04/2015 W LW
(155.4 vs. 155.0)
Pablo Villaseca TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 147
2 3:59
Official MMA Fight Results 09/19/2015 W MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
Mikel Bronzoulis Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Bellator MMA 142
3 0:39
Official MMA Fight Results 07/15/2015 L LW
(155.5 vs. 156.0)
Tony Ferguson Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 71: Duffee vs Mir
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/26/2014 L LW
(155.0 vs. 155.5)
Bobby Green Decision (Split Decision)
UFC on FOX 12: Brown vs Lawler
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/25/2014 L LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
Benson Henderson Decision (Split Decision)
UFC on Fox: Thomson vs. Henderson
5
Official MMA Fight Results 04/20/2013 W LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
Nate Diaz TKO/RSC
UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez
2 3:44
Official MMA Fight Results 05/19/2012 L LW
(153.0 vs. 153.0)
Gilbert Melendez Decision (Split Decision)
Strikeforce: Heavyweight Grand Prix Finals
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/03/2012 W LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
KJ Noons Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey
3 5:00
NSF 12/31/2010 L Tatsuya Kawajiri Decision (Unanimous Decision)
K-1 - Dynamite!! Power of Courage 2010
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/09/2010 W LW
(155.2 vs. 155.8)
JZ Souza Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce San Jose: Diaz vs. Noons II
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/26/2010 W LW
(155.2 vs. 155.2)
Patrick Healy Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Strikeforce: Insider
3 4:27
Official MMA Fight Results 12/19/2009 L LW Gilbert Melendez Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce Evolution
5 5:00
NSF 09/20/2008 W Ashe Bowman TKO/RSC
Strikeforce - Playboy Mansion II
1 1:14
Official MMA Fight Results 06/27/2008 W LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Gilbert Melendez Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce
5 5:00
NSF 09/29/2007 W LW Adam Lynn TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
StrikeForce- Playboy Mansion
1 4:45
NSF 06/22/2007 W LW
(154.0 vs. 155.0)
Nick Gonzalez Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Strikeforce: Shamrock vs Baroni
1 1:42
Official MMA Fight Results 12/08/2006 W LW
(155.0 vs. 154.5)
Nam Phan Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce 4: Triple Threat
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/07/2006 W LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Duane Ludwig Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Strikeforce 3: Tank vs. Buentello
2 4:36
NSF 07/06/2006 W Rocky Johnson Submission (Arm Bar)
Professional Fighting Association: Pride & Fury 5 "USA vs. the World"
1 1:55
Official MMA Fight Results 06/09/2006 W LW
(154.5 vs. 155.0)
Harris Sarmiento Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Strikeforce 2: Revenge
3 3:19
Official MMA Fight Results 03/10/2006 L LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Clay Guida Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Strikeforce 1: Shamrock vs. Gracie
5 5:00
NSF 10/13/2005 W Enoch Wilson Decision
Professional Fighting Association: Pride & Fury 3
NSF 07/17/2005 W Daisuke Sugie Submission (Knee Bar)
Pride: Bushido 8
1 4:35
Official MMA Fight Results 08/21/2004 L LW
(156.0 vs. 154.5)
Yves Edwards TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 49: Unfinished Business
1 4:32
Official MMA Fight Results 01/31/2004 W LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Hermes Franca Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 46: Super Natural
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/26/2003 W LW
(154.0 vs. 154.0)
Gerald Strebendt TKO/RSC
UFC 44: Undisputed
1 2:45
Official MMA Fight Results 11/23/2002 W LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Rob McCullough Decision (Unanimous Decision)
World Fighting Alliance 3: Level 3
3 5:00
NSF 09/07/2002 W Kajan Johnson Submission (Strikes)
Slam Entertainment: North American Sport Fighting Invitational 1
2 4:56
NSF 12/15/2001 D Norifumi Yamamoto Draw (No Contest Due to a Groin Kick)
Shogun
NSF 03/10/2001 W Victor Estrada Submission (Triangle Choke)
Gladiators Vale Tudo 2
2 0:00
NSF 01/18/2001 W Jason Abajian KO
Bushido 1
1 0:00
NSF 12/04/1999 W Adam Retilla TKO/RSC
World Pankration Kickboxing Organization
1 0:00
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Amateur Record 4-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 3 years, 8 months, 17 days
Rounds Fought 3.9
Avg. Fights/Year 1.4
Longest Layoff 2 years, 3 months, 19 days
Quickest Turnaround 1 month, 19 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 3 1 0
Losses 0 0 1
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 0.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 100.0%
Win by KO Rate 75.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 25.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO -
Fastest SUB 01:38
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 0.1
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 00:24
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 3.3
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 10:00
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Amateur Fight Record

Date Weightclass Opponent Method Round Time
NSF 03/08/2003 L Justin Curtiss Decision
American Ultimate Combat Championships 1
1 10:00
NSF 05/04/2002 W Doug Evans Submission (Triangle Choke)
Slam Entertainment: Northwest Submission Fighting Championships
1 1:38
NSF 01/15/2000 W Charlie Fortik TKO/RSC
Millennium Super Fights
NSF 08/07/1999 W Karl Zamora KO
Idaho Summer Fight Series 2
NSF 06/19/1999 W Brandon Shuey TKO/RSC
Idaho Summer Fight Series 1
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class