Matt
Lindland

"The Law"
  • Age:
    51
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 0"
  • Weight:
    195
  • Fighting Out Of:
    OR

Stats

W-L-D
22-9-0
(T)KO
8-4
SUB
7-4

Matt
Lindland

"The Law"
  • Age:
    51
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 0"
  • Weight:
    195
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    OR

Stats

W-L-D
22-9-0
(T)KO
8-4
SUB
7-4
Fighter Currently Serving Suspension (MOA)

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    01:21
  • Fastest KO:
    01:21
  • Fastest SUB:
    02:20

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    68.2%
  • Finished Rate:
    88.9%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    27.3%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    11.1%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    36.4%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    44.4%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    31.8%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    44.4%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    22-9-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    14 years, 3 months, 7 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    55.4
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.2
  • Longest Layoff:
    3 years, 2 month, 26 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    1 months, 12 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    10:26
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    05:15

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
05/21/2011
Loss
22-8-0
Mamed Khalidov
(21-4-2)

Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki 16
1 05:00
12/04/2010
Loss
22-7-0
Robbie Lawler
(17-6-0)
Middleweight
185.5 vs 186
KO
St. Louis: Henderson vs. Sobral 2
1 00:50
05/21/2010
Win
21-7-0
Kevin Casey
(3-1-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 184.5
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Strikeforce Challengers
3 03:41
12/19/2009
Loss
21-6-0
Jacare Souza
(10-2-0)
Middleweight
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Strikeforce Evolution
1 04:18
01/24/2009
Loss
21-5-0
Vitor Belfort
(17-8-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 184
KO (Strike)
Affliction 2: Day of Reckoning
1 00:37
07/19/2008
Win
20-5-0
Fabricio Nascimento
(19-7-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Affliction: Banned
3 05:00
NSF
04/14/2007
Loss
20-4-0
Fedor Emelianenko
(26-1-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Bodog Fight: Clash of the Nations
1 02:38
02/02/2007
Win
19-4-0
Carlos Newton
(14-12-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
Submission
International Fight League: 2007 Season
2 01:43
09/09/2006
Win
18-4-0
Jeremy Horn
(78-14-5)

TKO/RSC (Strikes)
International Fight League: World Team Championship
2 00:21
07/22/2006
Loss
18-3-0
Quinton Jackson
(23-6-0)
Light-heavyweight
200.2 vs 204
Decision (Split Decision)
World Fighting Alliance 4: King of the Streets
5 05:00
04/29/2006
Win
17-3-0
Mike Van Arsdale
(8-4-0)
Light-heavyweight
203 vs 205
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Raze MMA Fight Night
1 01:21
03/02/2006
Win
16-3-0
Fabio Leopoldo
(2-0-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 184.5
Submission
Gracie Fighting Championships: Team Gracie vs. Team Hammer House
3 00:00
NSF
12/03/2005
Win
15-3-0
Antonio Schembri
(3-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Cage Rage (England) 14
3 03:33
08/20/2005
Win
14-3-0
Joseph Doerksen
(31-6-0)
Middleweight
185.5 vs 185.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 54: Boiling Point
3 05:00
04/16/2005
Win
13-3-0
Travis Lutter
(5-1-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 186
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 52: Couture vs. Liddell 2
2 03:13
NSF
01/08/2005
Win
12-3-0
Landon Showalter
(2-6-1)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Sport Fight 8: Justice
2 02:43
NSF
11/27/2004
Win
11-3-0
Mark Weir
(15-5-0)

TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage from a Cut)
Cage Rage (England) 9
1 05:00
08/21/2004
Loss
11-2-0
David Terrell
(4-1-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
TKO/RSC
UFC 49: Unfinished Business
1 00:25
NSF
05/07/2004
Win
10-2-0
Tony Fryklund
(10-2-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Rumble On The Rock 5
3 05:00
NSF
11/21/2003
Win
9-2-0
Falaniko Vitale
(15-2-0)

Submission (Strikes)
UFC 45: Revolution
3 04:20
06/06/2003
Loss
9-1-0
Falaniko Vitale
(13-2-0)
Middleweight
184 vs 184.5
KO (Slam)
UFC 43: Meltdown
1 01:56
02/28/2003
Win
8-1-0
Phil Baroni
(5-1-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 41: Onslaught
3 05:00
NSF
09/27/2002
Win
7-1-0
Ivan Salaverry
(8-2-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 39: The Warriors Return
3 05:00
NSF
05/10/2002
Loss
7-0-0
Murilo Bustamante
(8-1-1)

Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 37: High Impact
3 01:33
03/22/2002
Win
6-0-0
Patrick Miletich
(28-5-2)
Middleweight
184 vs 183
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 36: Worlds Collide
1 03:09
NSF
11/02/2001
Win
5-0-0
Phil Baroni
(3-0-0)

Decision (Majority Decision)
UFC 34: High Voltage
3 05:00
05/04/2001
Win
4-0-0
Ricardo Almeida
(1-0-0)

Disqualification (3 Fouls)
UFC 31: Locked and Loaded
3 04:21
NSF
12/16/2000
Win
3-0-0
Yoji Anjo
(0-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Punches)
UFC 29: Defense of the Belts
1 02:57
NSF
09/20/1997
Win
1-0-0
Travis Fulton
(12-5-1)

Submission (Choke)
International Fighting Championship: Battle at Four Bears
1 22:17
NSF
09/20/1997
Win
1-0-0
Mark Waters
(2-1-0)

Submission (Punches)
International Fighting Championship: Battle at Four Bears
1 02:20
NSF
02/14/1997
Win
0-0-0
Karo Davtyan
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
World Fighting Federation
1 08:34

* 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