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Age 35
Gender Male
Height 5' 10"
Weight Class Middleweight

Michael Gates is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 12 wins, 7 losses and 1 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 12-7-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 5 years, 7 months, 6 days
Rounds Fought 24.9
Avg. Fights/Year 3.6
Longest Layoff 2 years, 1 month, 26 days
Quickest Turnaround 4 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 5 4 3
Losses 1 2 4
Finish Rate 75.0%
Finished Rate 42.9%
Win by Decision Rate 25.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 57.1%
Win by KO Rate 41.7%
Loss by KO Rate 14.3%
Win by SUB Rate 33.3%
Loss by SUB Rate 28.6%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO 00:08
Fastest SUB 00:57
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 04:59
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 09:16
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 04/16/2011 L
(12-6-1)
Robert Gotreau
(6-1-0)
MW
(177.6 vs. 175.2)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Impact Fighting Championship: Evolution
3 5:00
NSF 02/20/2009 W
(11-6-1)
Samuel Rauch
(1-2-0)
WW Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fightforce: Butte Brawl 6
5 5:00
NSF 09/26/2008 L
(11-5-1)
Josh Russell
(0-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
MFC - Maximum Fighting Championships 18: Famous
3 5:00
NSF 04/26/2008 L
(11-4-1)
TJ Grant
(7-2-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Phoenix Fight Promotion : PFP - Street Justice
2 3:29
NSF 03/29/2008 W
(10-4-1)
Neil Berry
(6-5-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Rumble in the Cage 29
1 3:34
NSF 01/17/2008 L
(10-3-1)
Alex Serdyukov
(5-4-0)
WW TKO/RSC
Palace Fighting Championship 6
2 2:05
NSF 01/12/2008 L
(10-2-1)
Eddy Ellis
(10-12-1)
Submission (Arm Bar)
EWC- Elite Warrior Championship
1 4:22
Official MMA Fight Results 11/10/2007 W
(9-2-1)
Lucas St. Claire
(4-0-1)
MW
(184.0 vs. 179.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Palace Fighting Championship 5
1 0:57
NSF 11/03/2007 L
(9-1-1)
Anderson Goncalves
(1-0-0)
Decision
King Of The Cage
3 5:00
NSF 08/24/2007 W
(8-1-1)
Jason Biggeman
(0-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Maximum Fighting Championships 13: Lucky 13
1 1:22
NSF 07/22/2006 D
(8-1-0)
Allen Williams
(4-3-0)
Draw
Fightforce 2: Butte Brawl 2
NSF 05/06/2006 W
(6-1-0)
Brian Dunn
(42-15-3)
Decision (Split Decision)
Fightforce 1: Butte Brawl 1
NSF 05/06/2006 W
(6-1-0)
Gary Young
(0-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Fightforce 1: Butte Brawl 1
1 2:23
NSF 01/07/2006 W
(5-1-0)
James Birdsley
(3-1-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 19 - Episode 1
3 5:00
NSF 12/10/2005 L
(5-0-0)
Jake Paul
(1-2-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 18 - Episode 6
NSF 11/26/2005 W
(4-0-0)
Shawn Hessey
(0-0-0)
KO
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 18 - Episode 4
1 0:08
NSF 11/19/2005 W
(3-0-0)
Brian Beebe
(1-1-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 18 - Episode 3
1 1:49
Official MMA Fight Results 11/12/2005 W
(2-0-0)
Jason Jones
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 18 - Episode 2
1 0:16
NSF 11/05/2005 W
(1-0-0)
Raymond Stratton
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 18 - Episode 1
1 2:18
NSF 09/10/2005 W
(0-0-0)
Ryan Birdsley
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ultimate Combat Experience: Round 17 - Episode 1
2 2:01
* 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 2-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 7 months, 16 days
Rounds Fought 1.7
Avg. Fights/Year 3.4
Longest Layoff 7 months, 16 days
Quickest Turnaround 7 months, 16 days

Record BreakDown

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

Current Streak

2 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO -
Fastest SUB 04:59
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 0.8
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 02:29
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 02/25/2006 W
(1-0-0)
Shawn Siefke
(2-0-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Full Contact Fighting Federation: Rumble at the Roseland 20
1 4:59
NSF 07/09/2005 W
(0-0-0)
Cameron Froede
(0-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Montana Caged Combat
* 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