Photo of Cheick Kongo
Age 44
Gender Male
Height 6' 3"
Weight Class Heavyweight

Cheick Kongo is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 30 wins, 10 losses and 2 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 30-10-2 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 17 years, 8 months, 6 days
Rounds Fought 81.6
Avg. Fights/Year 2.4
Longest Layoff 1 year
Quickest Turnaround 1 month, 4 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 15 3 12
Losses 3 1 6
Finish Rate 60.0%
Finished Rate 40.0%
Win by Decision Rate 40.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 60.0%
Win by KO Rate 50.0%
Loss by KO Rate 30.0%
Win by SUB Rate 10.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 10.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

8 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO -
Fastest SUB 03:27
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 09:25
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 2.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 10:02
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 09/07/2019 NC
(30-10-2)
Ryan Bader
(27-5-0)
HW
(239.2 vs. 228.7)
No Contest
Bellator MMA 226
1 3:52
Official MMA Fight Results 02/16/2019 W
(29-10-2)
Vitaly Minakov
(20-0-0)
HW
(236.0 vs. 240.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 216
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/13/2018 W
(28-10-2)
Timothy Johnson
(12-4-0)
HW
(239.2 vs. 265.6)
KO
Bellator MMA 208
1 1:08
Official MMA Fight Results 05/12/2018 W
(27-10-2)
Javier Ayala
(9-6-0)
HW
(241.7 vs. 265.5)
KO (Strike)
Bellator MMA 199
1 2:29
Official MMA Fight Results 05/19/2017 W
(26-10-2)
Augusto Sakai
(9-0-1)
HW
(244.0 vs. 263.7)
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator MMA 179
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/18/2017 W
(25-10-2)
Oliver Thompson
(14-9-0)
HW
(241.6 vs. 230.7)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 172
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/16/2016 W
(24-10-2)
Tony Johnson Jr.
(9-2-0)
HW
(237.5 vs. 264.0)
Decision (Majority Decision)
Bellator MMA 161
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/26/2016 W
(23-10-2)
Vinicius Queiroz
(7-4-0)
HW
(235.2 vs. 233.6)
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator MMA 150
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/26/2015 W
(22-10-2)
Alexander Volkov
(25-5-0)
HW
(238.6 vs. 242.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 139
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/27/2015 L
(22-9-2)
Muhammed Lawal
(14-4-0)
HW
(239.0 vs. 217.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator MMA 134
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/05/2014 W
(21-9-2)
Lavar Johnson
(17-9-0)
HW
(238.0 vs. 249.7)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
BELLATOR MMA 123
1 3:27
Official MMA Fight Results 05/17/2014 W
(20-9-2)
Eric Smith
(5-2-0)
HW
(235.0 vs. 253.8)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 120: Rampage VS. King Mo
2 4:35
Official MMA Fight Results 04/04/2014 L
(20-8-2)
Vitaly Minakov
(12-0-0)
HW
(232.8 vs. 253.4)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 115: Minakov vs. Kongo
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/08/2013 W
(19-8-2)
Peter Graham
(9-5-0)
HW
(237.1 vs. 243.8)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 11/08/13
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/04/2013 W
(18-8-2)
Mark Godbeer
(8-1-0)
HW
(235.5 vs. 239.6)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 102
2 2:04
Official MMA Fight Results 04/27/2013 L
(18-7-2)
Roy Nelson
(18-7-0)
HW
(237.0 vs. 258.0)
KO
UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen
1 2:03
Official MMA Fight Results 07/21/2012 W
(17-7-2)
Shawn Jordan
(13-3-0)
HW
(231.0 vs. 250.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 149: Faber vs. Barao
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/26/2012 L
(17-6-2)
Mark Hunt
(7-7-0)
HW
(229.0 vs. 264.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson
1 2:11
Official MMA Fight Results 10/29/2011 W
(16-6-2)
Matthew Mitrione
(5-0-0)
HW
(234.0 vs. 255.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 137 : Penn vs. Diaz
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/26/2011 W
(15-6-2)
Pat Barry
(5-3-0)
HW
(234.4 vs. 243.0)
KO (Strike)
UFC Live Marquardt vs. Story
1 2:39
Official MMA Fight Results 10/16/2010 D
(15-6-1)
Travis Browne
(8-0-0)
HW
(228.0 vs. 251.0)
Draw (Unanimous Draw)
UFC 120: Bisping vs. Akiyama
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/21/2010 W
(14-6-1)
Paul Buentello
(28-11-0)
HW
(237.0 vs. 246.0)
Submission (Strikes)
UFC Live on Versus: Vera vs Jones
3 1:16
Official MMA Fight Results 12/12/2009 L
(14-5-1)
Frank Mir
(12-4-0)
HW Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez
1 1:12
Official MMA Fight Results 06/13/2009 L
(14-4-1)
Cain Velasquez
(5-0-0)
HW
(230.0 vs. 239.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 99: The Comeback
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/18/2009 W
(13-4-1)
Antoni Hardonk
(8-4-0)
HW
(232.0 vs. 249.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 97: Redemption
2 2:29
Official MMA Fight Results 12/27/2008 W
(12-4-1)
Mostapha al Turk
(6-3-0)
HW
(233.0 vs. 237.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008
1 4:37
Official MMA Fight Results 08/09/2008 W
(11-4-1)
Dan Evensen
(10-2-0)
HW
(235.0 vs. 244.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 87: Seek & Destroy
1 4:55
Official MMA Fight Results 03/01/2008 L
(11-3-1)
Heath Herring
(29-14-0)
HW
(233.5 vs. 248.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 82: Pride of a Champion
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/08/2007 W
(10-3-1)
Mirko Cro Cop
(22-5-2)
HW
(231.0 vs. 220.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 75: Champion vs. Champion
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/21/2007 W
(9-3-1)
Assuerio Silva
(12-4-0)
HW
(229.0 vs. 241.0)
Decision (Majority Decision)
UFC 70: Nations Collide
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/14/2006 L
(9-2-1)
Carmelo Marrero
(5-0-0)
HW
(226.0 vs. 222.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 64: Unstoppable
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/26/2006 W
(8-2-1)
Christian Wellisch
(6-2-0)
HW
(230.0 vs. 231.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 62: Liddell vs. Sobral
1 2:51
Official MMA Fight Results 07/08/2006 W
(7-2-1)
Gilbert Aldana
(5-1-0)
HW
(229.0 vs. 251.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 61: Bitter Rivals
1 4:13
NSF 12/11/2005 W
(6-2-1)
Dave Dalgliesh
(16-12-1)
TKO/RSC
Rings: Blood, Sweat, Tears
2 5:00
NSF 06/04/2005 W
(5-2-1)
Gabor Nemeth
(5-1-0)
KO
Kings of the Ring: Mission Impossible
2 5:00
NSF 05/20/2004 L
(5-1-1)
Gilbert Yvel
(25-9-1)
KO
It's Showtime: Amsterdam Arena 05/20/04
NSF 04/04/2004 W
(4-1-1)
Joop Kasteel
(18-12-0)
KO
Rings Holland: The World's Greatest
NSF 09/27/2003 W
(3-1-1)
Dave Vader
(11-5-2)
Decision
Rings Holland: The Untouchables
3 5:00
NSF 06/08/2003 W
(2-1-1)
Hans Nyman
(11-7-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
It's Showtime: Amsterdam Arena 06/08/03
2 0:59
NSF 09/29/2002 D
(2-1-0)
Michael Knaap
(7-0-1)
Draw
It's Showtime: As Usual
2 5:00
NSF 06/02/2002 L
(2-0-0)
Rodney Faverus
(11-7-2)
Decision
Rings Holland: Saved by the Bell
2 5:00
NSF 12/02/2001 W
(1-0-0)
Dave van der Veen
(4-6-0)
TKO/RSC (3 Knock Downs)
Rings Holland: Some Like it Hard
NSF 06/10/2001 W
(0-0-0)
Andre Tete
(0-3-0)
KO
Rings Holland: No Guts No Glory
2 5:00
* 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