Photo of Joe Merritt
Age 35
Gender Male
Height 6' 1"
Weight Class Welterweight

Joe Merritt is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 7 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 7-2-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 4 years
Rounds Fought 11.0
Avg. Fights/Year 2.3
Longest Layoff 11 months, 29 days
Quickest Turnaround 2 months

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 7 0 0
Losses 0 1 1
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 50.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 50.0%
Win by KO Rate 100.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 0.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 50.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:22
Fastest KO 00:22
Fastest SUB -
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 04:52
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 2.1
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 10:25
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 07/02/2016 W
(6-2-0)
Robert Allensworth
(0-1-0)
WW TKO/RSC
Gladiator Challenge 07/02/16
2 2:10
Official MMA Fight Results 12/11/2015 L
(6-1-0)
Felipe Fogolin
(7-2-0)
WW
(170.6 vs. 170.8)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Resurrection Fighting Alliance 33 (RFA 33)
2 0:50
Official MMA Fight Results 06/27/2015 L
(6-0-0)
Alex Oliveira
(10-2-0)
WW
(169.0 vs. 170.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 70: Romero vs Machida
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/05/2014 W
(5-0-0)
Steven Ciaccio
(3-1-0)
WW
(168.8 vs. 169.6)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Resurrection Fighting Alliance 21
3 4:31
NSF 10/04/2014 W
(4-0-0)
Dillan Woods
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC
Gladiator Challenge - Glove Up
1 0:00
NSF 04/05/2014 W
(3-0-0)
Dominique Chisem
(4-7-0)
TKO/RSC
Gladiator Challenge 04/05/14
1 0:22
Official MMA Fight Results 09/07/2013 W
(2-0-0)
Roger Kelly
(0-0-0)
MW
(175.0 vs. 181.0)
KO
IE Summer Rumble
3 0:39
NSF 06/21/2013 W
(1-0-0)
Gino Guidi
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC
Xplode Fight Series - Summer Night Fights
1 0:49
Official MMA Fight Results 06/23/2012 W
(0-0-0)
Drew Reed
(2-6-0)
MW
(174.0 vs. 186.0)
TKO/RSC
Fight for the Troops
1 1:35
* 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 6-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 11 months, 15 days
Rounds Fought 3.5
Avg. Fights/Year 6.5
Longest Layoff 6 months, 19 days
Quickest Turnaround 2 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 6 0 0
Losses 0 0 0
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 0.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 100.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 0.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method

Current Streak

6 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:18
Fastest KO 00:18
Fastest SUB -
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 0.6
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 01:43
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 01/28/2012 W
(5-0-0)
Jordan Herring
(1-0-0)
WW TKO/RSC
Momentum Fighting Championships 01/28/12
1 1:29
Official MMA Fight Results 12/10/2011 W
(4-0-0)
Corey Wilson
(0-0-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
KO
Grappling X - 12/10/11
1 0:18
Official MMA Fight Results 05/21/2011 W
(3-0-0)
Johnny Lynn
(2-0-0)
LHW
(196.0 vs. 220.0*)
TKO/RSC
Judgement Day in May 05/21/11
1 0:51
Official MMA Fight Results 04/16/2011 W
(2-0-0)
Tyler Smith
(0-1-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Mid South MMA Championships 4/16/2011
2 0:40
Official MMA Fight Results 02/26/2011 W
(1-0-0)
Joseph Haas
(0-0-0)
LHW
(190.0 vs. 198.0)
TKO/RSC
Sub Zero 8
1 2:10
Official MMA Fight Results 02/12/2011 W
(0-0-0)
Joseph Pianalto
(3-2-0)
MW
(188.0* vs. 188.0*)
KO
Valentines Day Massacre III
1 1:55
* 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