Photo of Chris Leben
Team Team Quest
Age 39
Gender Male
Height 5' 11"
Weight Class Middleweight

Chris Leben is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 22 wins, 12 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 22-12-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 11 years, 4 months, 18 days
Rounds Fought 58.0
Avg. Fights/Year 3.0
Longest Layoff 1 year, 1 month, 23 days
Quickest Turnaround 2 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 12 5 5
Losses 4 2 6
Finish Rate 77.3%
Finished Rate 50.0%
Win by Decision Rate 22.7%
Loss by Decision Rate 50.0%
Win by KO Rate 54.5%
Loss by KO Rate 33.3%
Win by SUB Rate 22.7%
Loss by SUB Rate 16.7%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

4 Losses

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:27
Fastest KO 00:27
Fastest SUB 02:30
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.6
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 07:56
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 09:35
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 12/28/2013 L
(22-11-0)
Uriah Hall
(7-4-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 168
1 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/06/2013 L
(22-10-0)
Andrew Craig
(8-1-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 186.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/29/2012 L
(22-9-0)
Derek Brunson
(9-2-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/05/2011 L
(22-8-0)
Mark Munoz
(11-2-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 186.0)
TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/02/2011 W
(21-8-0)
Wanderlei Silva
(34-10-1)
MW
(185.0 vs. 186.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 132: Cruz vs.Faber
1 0:27
Official MMA Fight Results 01/01/2011 L
(21-7-0)
Brian Stann
(9-3-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 186.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 125 Resolution
1 3:37
Official MMA Fight Results 07/03/2010 W
(20-7-0)
Yoshihiro Akiyama
(14-2-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC 116: Lesnar vs. Carwin
3 4:40
Official MMA Fight Results 06/19/2010 W
(19-7-0)
Aaron Simpson
(7-0-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 186.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
The Ultimate Fighter: Team Liddell vs. Team Ortiz Finale
2 4:17
Official MMA Fight Results 01/11/2010 W
(18-7-0)
Jay Silva
(5-2-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Maynard vs Diaz
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/29/2009 L
(18-6-0)
Jake Rosholt
(5-1-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
UFC 102: Couture vs. Nogueira
3 1:30
Official MMA Fight Results 10/18/2008 L
(18-5-0)
Michael Bisping
(16-1-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 89: Bisping vs. Leben
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/01/2008 W
(17-5-0)
Alessio Sakara
(12-6-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 82: Pride of a Champion
1 3:15
Official MMA Fight Results 09/19/2007 W
(16-5-0)
Terry Martin
(16-2-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 186.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 11
3 3:56
Official MMA Fight Results 05/26/2007 L
(16-4-0)
Kalib Starnes
(7-1-1)
MW
(185.0 vs. 186.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 71: Liddell vs Jackson
3 5:05
Official MMA Fight Results 12/30/2006 L
(16-3-0)
Jason Macdonald
(15-7-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 184.0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 66: Liddell vs. Ortiz 2
2 4:03
Official MMA Fight Results 08/17/2006 W
(15-3-0)
Jorge Santiago
(12-5-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
KO
UFC Fight Night 6
2 0:35
Official MMA Fight Results 06/28/2006 L
(15-2-0)
Anderson Silva
(17-4-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 5
1 0:49
Official MMA Fight Results 04/06/2006 W
(14-2-0)
Luigi Fioravanti
(7-0-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 4
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/16/2006 W
(13-2-0)
Jorge Rivera
(12-4-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 184.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 3
1 1:44
Official MMA Fight Results 10/03/2005 W
(12-2-0)
Edwin Dewees
(32-7-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 184.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
UFC Fight Night 2
1 3:26
Official MMA Fight Results 08/06/2005 W
(11-2-0)
Patrick Cote
(6-2-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night 1
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/09/2005 W
(10-2-0)
Jason Thacker
(0-0-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 183.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC: The Ultimate Fighter Finale
1 1:35
Official MMA Fight Results 10/28/2004 L
(10-2-0)
Kenny Florian
(2-1-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 182.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC: The Ultimate Fighter Season 1*
2 3:10
Official MMA Fight Results 10/13/2004 L
(10-2-0)
Josh Koscheck
(2-0-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC: The Ultimate Fighter Season 1*
2 5:00
NSF 06/26/2004 W
(9-2-0)
Benji Radach
(13-2-0)
TKO/RSC (Broken Jaw)
Sport Fight 4: Fight For Freedom
3 5:00
NSF 05/14/2004 L
(9-1-0)
Joseph Doerksen
(26-5-0)
Decision
Freestyle Fighting Championships 9
3 5:00
NSF 04/17/2004 W
(8-1-0)
Justin Davis
(9-1-0)
KO
Sport Fight 3: Dome
1 1:54
NSF 01/16/2004 W
(7-1-0)
Mike Swick
(5-0-0)
KO
WEC 9: Cold Blooded
2 0:18
NSF 11/13/2003 W
(6-1-0)
James Fanshier
(3-4-0)
Decision
Gladiator Challenge 20
3 5:00
NSF 10/17/2003 W
(5-1-0)
Brian Sleeman
(7-6-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
WEC 8: Halloween Fury 2
1 3:15
NSF 08/23/2003 W
(4-1-0)
Landon Showalter
(2-4-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Team Quest Productions: Sport Fight "Second Coming"
3 5:00
NSF 05/02/2003 L
(4-0-0)
Junior Gazze
(0-0-0)
Decision
Hitman Fighting 3
NSF 03/08/2003 W
(3-0-0)
John Hall
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Corner Threw in the Towel)
Full Contact Fighting Federation: Rumble at the Roseland 6
2 5:00
NSF 12/14/2002 W
(2-0-0)
Ben Birtcher
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Full Contact Fighting Federation: Rumble at the Roseland 5
1 3:00
NSF 11/09/2002 W
(1-0-0)
Bryce Hamilton
(0-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
United Full Contact Federation: Everett Extreme Challenge 6
1 0:00
NSF 08/10/2002 W
(0-0-0)
Justin Terherst
(0-0-0)
Submission
Full Contact Fighting Federation: Rumble at the Roseland 4
1 2:30
* 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 5-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 9 years, 2 months, 11 days
Rounds Fought 4.3
Avg. Fights/Year 0.5
Longest Layoff 8 years, 6 months, 18 days
Quickest Turnaround 1 month, 19 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 3 1 1
Losses 0 0 0
Finish Rate 80.0%
Finished Rate 0.0%
Win by Decision Rate 20.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 60.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 20.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method

Current Streak

5 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO 01:50
Fastest SUB 02:18
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 0.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 02:33
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 0.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 00:00
Finish Rounds

Official Amateur Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 08/18/2012 W
(4-0-0)
Jonah Estrella
(1-0-0)
WW KO
Kauai Cage Match 13 - Warpath to Mayhem - Rapid Fire
3 0:39
NSF 01/31/2004 W
(3-0-0)
Boyd Ballard
(3-1-0)
KO (Punches)
United Full Contact Federation: Night of Champions
1 1:50
NSF 10/11/2003 W
(2-0-0)
Boyd Ballard
(3-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
United Full Contact Federation: Night of Champions
1 2:18
NSF 07/26/2003 W
(1-0-0)
Otto Olson
(2-0-0)
KO (Punch)
United Full Contact Federation: Battle in Seattle
1 2:01
NSF 06/07/2003 W
(0-0-0)
Patrick Healy
(5-0-0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Full Contact Fighting Federation: Rumble at the Roseland 8
* 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