John
Belcher

"The Talent"
  • Age:
    36
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 2"
  • Weight:
    208
  • Fighting Out Of:
    MI

Stats

W-L-D
19-7-0
(T)KO
9-1
SUB
8-1

John
Belcher

"The Talent"
  • Age:
    36
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 2"
  • Weight:
    208
  • Fighting Out Of:
    MI

Stats

W-L-D
19-7-0
(T)KO
9-1
SUB
8-1

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:38
  • Fastest KO:
    01:01
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:38

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    89.5%
  • Finished Rate:
    28.6%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    10.5%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    71.4%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    47.4%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    14.3%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    42.1%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    14.3%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    19-7-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    8 years, 9 months, 3 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    39.8
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    3
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 4 month, 8 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    21 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    05:33
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.7
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    13:22

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
04/27/2013
Loss
19-7-0
Michael Bisping
(23-5-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 186
Decision
UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen
3 05:00
12/29/2012
Loss
19-6-0
Yushin Okami
(27-7-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 184
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez
3 05:00
05/05/2012
Win
18-6-0
Rousimar Palhares
(16-4-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 186
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
UFC on FOX 3: Diaz vs. Miller
1 04:18
09/17/2011
Win
17-6-0
Jason Macdonald
(23-14-0)
Middleweight
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night Live Shields vs. Ellenberger
1 03:48
05/08/2010
Win
16-6-0
Patrick Cote
(13-5-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 184
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun 2
2 03:25
12/12/2009
Win
15-6-0
Wilson Gouveia
(12-6-0)
Middleweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez
1 03:03
07/11/2009
Loss
15-5-0
Yoshihiro Akiyama
(13-2-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 185
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 100
3 05:00
01/17/2009
Win
14-5-0
Denis Kang
(31-10-1)
Middleweight
186 vs 184
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 93: Franklin vs Henderson
2 04:36
09/17/2008
Win
13-5-0
Ed Herman
(14-6-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 15
3 05:00
04/19/2008
Loss
13-4-0
Jason Day
(14-7-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 183.5
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 83: Serra vs. St. Pierre 2
1 03:58
10/20/2007
Win
12-4-0
Kalib Starnes
(8-1-1)
Middleweight
186 vs 184.5
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 77 Hostile Territory
2 01:40
05/26/2007
Win
11-4-0
Sean Salmon
(9-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 71: Liddell vs Jackson
1 00:53
04/07/2007
Loss
11-3-0
Kendall Grove
(8-3-0)
Middleweight
184 vs 185.5
Submission (Choke)
UFC 69: Shootout
2 04:42
12/13/2006
Win
10-3-0
Jorge Santiago
(12-6-0)
Middleweight
187 vs 186
KO
UFC Fight Night 7: Sanchez vs. Riggs
1 02:35
08/26/2006
Loss
10-2-0
Yushin Okami
(16-3-0)
Middleweight
184.5 vs 185
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 62: Liddell vs. Sobral
3 05:00
06/10/2006
Win
9-2-0
Evert Fyeet
(7-14-2)
Light-heavyweight
203 vs 197
Submission (Ankle Lock)
World Extreme Fighting 19: The Rematch
1 02:04
04/29/2006
Win
8-2-0
Buck Meredith
(3-1-0)
Middleweight
182 vs 183
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Raze MMA Fight Night
5 05:00
04/01/2006
Win
7-2-0
Marcus Sursa
(2-0-0)
Light-heavyweight
200 vs 200
TKO/RSC
World Extreme Fighting 17
2 03:48
NSF
03/11/2006
Win
6-2-0
Ronald Fields
(11-18-0)

Submission (Injured from a Slam)
Titan Fighting Championship 1
1 00:38
02/18/2006
Win
3-2-0
Travis Fowler
(3-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
189 vs 190
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Extreme Fighting League: Extreme Kickboxing 19
1 01:01
02/18/2006
Win
3-2-0
Roger Kimes
(0-0-0)
Light-heavyweight
189 vs 185
KO
Extreme Fighting League: Extreme Kickboxing 19
1 01:35
02/18/2006
Win
3-2-0
David Frank
(4-4-0)
Light-heavyweight
189 vs 184
Submission
Extreme Fighting League: Extreme Kickboxing 19
2 01:37
09/24/2005
Loss
3-1-0
Marvin Eastman
(9-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
204 vs 204
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
World Extreme Fighting 16
5 05:00
NSF
07/09/2005
Win
1-0-0
Sergei Sergei
(0-0-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
X - Impact World Championships
1 05:00
NSF
07/09/2005
Loss
1-0-0
Edwin Aguilar
(6-6-0)

To Be Decided
X - Impact World Championships
3 05:00
NSF
07/09/2005
Win
1-0-0
Sergei Trovnikov
(0-0-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
X-Impact World Championship 07/09/05
1 03:37
NSF
07/24/2004
Win
0-0-0
Tim Ellis
(1-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Freestyle Fighting Championships 10
1 01:50

* 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

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    05:20
  • Fastest KO:
    05:20
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    100%
  • Finished Rate:
    50%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    50%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    100%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    50%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    1-2-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    1 years, 4 months, 5 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    1.9
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.3
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 8 month, 9 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    7 months, 26 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.8
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    05:20
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:07

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
05/21/2005
Win
0-2-0
Anthony Trotter
(2-2-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Reality Combat Fighting: Punishment
2 02:20
NSF
09/25/2004
Loss
0-1-0
Seth Kleinbeck
(4-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Reality Combat Fighting 23: Duel in the Delta
1 00:15
NSF
01/16/2004
Loss
0-0-0
Jory Malone
(3-0-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Kickshoot
03:00

* 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