Matt
VanBuren

  • Age:
    34
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 5"
  • Weight:
    220
  • Fighting Out Of:
    Virginia

Stats

W-L-D
7-6-0
(T)KO
3-4
SUB
1-1
  • Age:
    34
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 5"
  • Weight:
    220
  • Fighting Out Of:
    Virginia

Stats

W-L-D
7-6-0
(T)KO
3-4
SUB
1-1

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    04:38
  • Fastest KO:
    04:38
  • Fastest SUB:
    08:38

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    57.1%
  • Finished Rate:
    83.3%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    42.9%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    16.7%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    42.9%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    66.7%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    14.3%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    16.7%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    7-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    7 years, 0 months, 12 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    20.5
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    1.9
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 0 month, 19 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    1 months, 10 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    10:06
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    05:17

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
05/27/2017
Loss
7-5-0
Todd Stoute
(8-3-0)
Light-heavyweight
204.4 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
BTC Fight Promotions 05/27/17
3 05:00
06/03/2016
Loss
7-4-0
Jeremy Kimball
(12-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
204.4 vs 201.8
KO
FFC 24
1 00:14
02/06/2016
Win
6-4-0
Derrick Weaver
(3-4-0)

Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Elite Warrior Challenge 02/06/16
2 03:38
01/18/2015
Loss
6-3-0
Sean O'Connell
(15-6-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 206
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC Fight Night 59: Siver vs. McGregor
3 02:11
07/06/2014
Loss
6-2-0
Corey Anderson
(3-0-0)
Light-heavyweight
206 vs 204
TKO/RSC
UFC TUF 19 Finale: Penn vs Edgar
1 01:01
07/20/2013
Win
5-2-0
Najim Wali
(3-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Gladiators of the Cage: The North Shores Rise to Power II
3 05:00
11/30/2012
Loss
5-1-0
Terry Davinney
(9-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205.8 vs 205
KO
Bellator Fighting Championships 82
1 00:15
08/24/2012
Loss
5-0-0
Michael Mucitelli
(2-0-0)
Light-heavyweight
205.8 vs 204.4
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Bellator Fighting Championships 73
1 03:01
11/12/2011
Win
4-0-0
Shawn Levesque
(1-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
TKO/RSC
Bellator Fighting Championships 57
1 04:38
10/01/2011
Win
3-0-0
Nick Nichols
(0-0-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 206
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Bellator Fighting Championships 52
2 02:29
05/28/2011
Win
2-0-0
Brandon Saling
(3-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
201 vs 188
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fight Night In The Cage II
3 05:00
NSF
10/23/2010
Win
1-0-0
Aaron Johnson
(7-5-0)

KO (Strike)
Black and Blue Entertainment: Rebel Invasion
1 05:00
05/15/2010
Win
0-0-0
Emmanuel Okorie
(0-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
204.2 vs 202.8
Decision (Majority Decision)
Premier MMA
5 00:00

* 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

Amateur Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    03:20
  • Fastest KO:
    05:00
  • Fastest SUB:
    03:20

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    83.3%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    16.7%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    33.3%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    50%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    100%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    6-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    2 years, 0 months, 18 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    15.7
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    3.5
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 5 month, 8 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    21 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2.6
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    07:46
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:32

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
08/15/2009
Win
5-1-0
Chrissy Adler
(4-0-0)
Heavyweight
Submission (Arm Bar)
Operation Octagon 8/15/09
2 01:50
NSF
04/04/2009
Win
4-1-0
Jeremy Linville
(6-4-1)
Heavyweight
Submission (Strikes)
MGFC IV
1 03:20
NSF
03/14/2009
Loss
4-0-0
Jeff Blachly
(2-0-0)
Heavyweight
Submission (Toe Hold)
Operation Octagon 3/14/09
1 00:32
NSF
11/01/2008
Win
3-0-0
Shawn Bank
(0-0-0)
Heavyweight
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Modern Gladiators Fighting Championships
1 04:42
NSF
05/24/2008
Win
2-0-0
Derek Grace
(0-0-0)
Heavyweight
206 vs 210
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Barbarian Fight Club - Bustin' Out of the Cave
5 03:00
NSF
01/05/2008
Win
1-0-0
Eddie Humphries
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
Total Cage Combat - New Years Knockout
3 01:45
NSF
07/28/2007
Win
0-0-0
Jeremy Craft
(0-0-0)
Heavyweight
TKO/RSC
King of the Ring 22
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