Michael
McDonald

  • Age:
    29
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 9"
  • Weight:
    135
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
18-4-0
(T)KO
9-2
SUB
6-2
  • Age:
    29
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 9"
  • Weight:
    135
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
18-4-0
(T)KO
9-2
SUB
6-2

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:56
  • Fastest KO:
    00:56
  • Fastest SUB:
    01:12

(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:
    50%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    50%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    33.3%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    50%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    18-4-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    10 years, 8 months, 2 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    27.2
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.1
  • Longest Layoff:
    2 years, 0 month, 18 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    1 months, 11 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    05:28
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1.9
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    09:21

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
07/13/2018
Win
17-4-0
Eduardo Dantas
(20-5-0)
Bantamweight
135.6 vs 135.5
KO
Bellator MMA 202
1 00:58
12/15/2017
Win
16-4-0
Peter Ligier
(8-1-1)
Bantamweight
137.6 vs 135.8
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 191
3 05:00
07/13/2016
Loss
16-3-0
John Lineker
(24-7-0)

136 vs 136
KO (Strike)
UFC Fight Night: Ferguson vs. Chiesa
1 02:43
01/02/2016
Win
15-3-0
Masanori Kanehara
(21-11-1)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 195: Lawlor vs Condit
2 02:09
12/14/2013
Loss
15-2-0
Urijah Faber
(29-6-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 135
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC on FOX 9
2 03:22
08/17/2013
Win
14-2-0
Bradley Pickett
(23-7-0)
Bantamweight
135.5 vs 135.5
Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC Fight Night 26: Sonnen vs Rua
2 03:43
02/16/2013
Loss
14-1-0
Renan Barao
(27-1-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 135
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
UFC on Fuel TV: Barao vs. McDonald
4 03:57
04/21/2012
Win
13-1-0
Miguel Torres
(40-4-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 135.5
KO (Strike)
UFC 145 Jones vs. Evans
1 03:18
11/19/2011
Win
12-1-0
Alex Soto
(5-0-1)
Bantamweight
KO
UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson
1 00:56
05/28/2011
Win
11-1-0
Chris Cariaso
(11-2-0)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill
3 05:00
03/26/2011
Win
10-1-0
Edwin Figueroa
(4-0-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 136.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 24
3 05:00
11/11/2010
Win
9-1-0
Clint Godfrey
(10-2-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 136
Submission (Arm Bar)
WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki
1 02:42
07/09/2010
Win
8-1-0
Cole Escovedo
(16-4-0)
Bantamweight
134.6 vs 135
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Tachi Palace Fights 5: Stars and Strikes
2 01:12
02/04/2010
Win
7-1-0
Manny Tapia
(10-3-1)
Bantamweight
134 vs 135
TKO/RSC
Tachi Palace Fights 3: Champions Collide
1 04:41
10/08/2009
Win
6-1-0
Carlos Garces
(4-2-0)
Featherweight
137 vs 136.2
KO
Tachi Palace Fights 1: Most Wanted
2 02:01
NSF
05/08/2009
Loss
6-0-0
Cole Escovedo
(11-4-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Palace Fighting Championship 13 - Validation
2 02:25
NSF
01/22/2009
Win
5-0-0
Jason Georgianna
(8-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Palace Fighting Championship 12: High Stakes
1 02:38
NSF
09/07/2008
Win
4-0-0
Fernando Arreola
(2-6-1)

Submission
Gladiator Challenge 84: Bad Blood
1 03:49
NSF
07/27/2008
Win
3-0-0
Javier Vargas
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC
Gladiator Challenge 81 - Lights Out
1 01:38
NSF
05/18/2008
Win
2-0-0
Steve Frano
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC
Gladiator Challenge 78: No Limits
1 01:17
NSF
03/17/2008
Win
1-0-0
Dominic Pena
(0-2-0)

Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Gladiator Challenge 76: Alpha Dog
1 01:12
NSF
11/11/2007
Win
0-0-0
Joe Corona
(0-0-0)

Submission (Triangle Choke)
Gladiator Challenge 71 - Lock 'n Load
1 01:17

* 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