Lavar
Johnson

"Big"
  • Age:
    43
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 4"
  • Weight:
    245
  • Fighting Out Of:
    CA

Stats

W-L-D
17-10-0
(T)KO
15-2
SUB
2-7
  • Age:
    43
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 4"
  • Weight:
    245
  • Fighting Out Of:
    CA

Stats

W-L-D
17-10-0
(T)KO
15-2
SUB
2-7

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:18
  • Fastest KO:
    00:18
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:21

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    100%
  • Finished Rate:
    90%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    10%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    88.2%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    20%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    11.8%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    70%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    17-10-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    10 years, 7 months, 20 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    21.8
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.6
  • Longest Layoff:
    2 years, 6 month, 13 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    15 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    0.7
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    03:33
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    04:50

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
09/05/2014
Loss
17-9-0
Cheick Kongo
(21-9-2)
Heavyweight
249.7 vs 238
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
BELLATOR MMA 123
1 03:27
04/11/2014
Loss
17-8-0
Blagoy Ivanov
(8-0-0)
Heavyweight
245.3 vs 255.7
Submission (Americana)
Bellator MMA 116: Beltran vs. Matyushenko
1 04:08
03/07/2014
Win
16-8-0
Ryan Martinez
(10-3-0)
Heavyweight
249.3 vs 262.4
TKO/RSC
Bellator MMA 111: Dantas vs. Silva
1 04:22
10/04/2013
Loss
16-7-0
Vinicius Queiroz
(5-4-0)
Heavyweight
253.2 vs 236.2
KO
Bellator MMA 102
1 00:24
02/23/2013
Loss
16-6-0
Brendan Schaub
(7-3-0)
Heavyweight
255 vs 243
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 157: Rousey vs Carmouche
3 05:00
05/26/2012
Loss
16-5-0
Stefan Struve
(22-5-0)
Heavyweight
248 vs 255
Submission (Arm Bar)
UFC 146: Mir vs. Dos Santos
1 01:05
05/05/2012
Win
15-5-0
Pat Barry
(6-5-0)
Heavyweight
253 vs 244
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
UFC on FOX 3: Diaz vs. Miller
1 04:38
01/28/2012
Win
14-5-0
Joey Beltran
(12-5-0)
Heavyweight
252 vs 228
KO (Strike)
UFC on FOX 2: Evans vs. Davis
1 04:24
09/23/2011
Loss
14-4-0
Shawn Jordan
(11-3-0)
Heavyweight
249 vs 248
Submission (Keylock)
Strikeforce: Larkin vs. Zwicker
2 03:08
02/12/2011
Loss
14-3-0
Shane Delrosario
(9-0-0)
Heavyweight
243 vs 248
Submission (Arm Bar)
Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Silva
1 04:31
10/22/2010
Win
13-3-0
Virgil Zwicker
(9-2-0)
Heavyweight
251 vs 227
KO
Strikeforce Challengers10/22/10
1 02:17
03/26/2010
Win
12-3-0
Lolohea Mahe
(4-0-1)

KO
Strikeforce Challengers
2 03:29
05/15/2009
Win
11-3-0
Carl Seumanutafa
(4-2-0)

KO (Strike)
Strikeforce: Challengers
1 00:18
NSF
01/22/2009
Win
10-3-0
Dave Huckaba
(8-2-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
Palace Fighting Championship 12: High Stakes
1 03:00
11/08/2008
Win
9-3-0
Sean Souza
(3-0-0)
Heavyweight
248 vs 235
KO
War Gods 11/8/08
1 02:51
NSF
08/21/2008
Win
8-3-0
Salvador Farnetti
(2-0-0)

TKO/RSC
Palace Fighting Championships - PFC - Bias vs Blood
1 02:14
07/26/2008
Loss
8-2-0
Alijah Reni
(1-1-0)
Heavyweight
247.2 vs 210.6
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
War Gods
1 01:31
NSF
01/13/2006
Loss
8-1-0
Brian Olsen
(4-1-0)

Submission (Injury)
WEC 18: Unfinished Business
2 00:14
NSF
10/14/2005
Win
7-1-0
Corey Salter
(6-3-0)

Submission (Verbal Submission from Strikes)
WEC 17: Halloween Fury 4
1 03:37
NSF
07/09/2005
Win
6-1-0
Todd Gouwenberg
(3-1-0)

KO
Freedom Fight: Canada vs. USA
3 02:53
NSF
05/19/2005
Win
5-1-0
Carlos Garcia
(6-8-0)

KO
WEC 15: Judgement Day
1 01:09
NSF
12/12/2004
Win
4-1-0
Lace Pete
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC
Gladiator Challenge 33: Brute Force
1 00:54
NSF
09/18/2004
Win
3-1-0
Terry Pettek
(0-1-0)

Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Venom - First Strike
1 00:21
NSF
08/20/2004
Win
2-1-0
Fred Diaz
(0-0-0)

KO
WEC 11: Evolution
1 05:00
NSF
06/05/2004
Win
1-1-0
Kyle Keeney
(2-2-0)

KO
Lords of the Cage
1 01:36
NSF
05/21/2004
Win
0-1-0
Levi Thornbrue
(0-4-0)

TKO/RSC
WEC 10: Bragging Rights
1 02:32
NSF
01/16/2004
Loss
0-0-0
Doug Marshall
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Threw in the Towel)
WEC 9: Cold Blooded
1 05:00

* 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