Michael
Wessel

  • Age:
    43
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 0"
  • Weight:
    274
  • Fighting Out Of:
    AR

Stats

W-L-D
15-7-0
(T)KO
8-7
SUB
1-0
  • Age:
    43
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 0"
  • Weight:
    274
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    AR

Stats

W-L-D
15-7-0
(T)KO
8-7
SUB
1-0

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:45
  • Fastest KO:
    00:45
  • Fastest SUB:
    01:59

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    60%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    40%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    53.3%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    100%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    6.7%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    15-7-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    9 years, 2 months, 9 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    28.1
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.4
  • Longest Layoff:
    2 years, 1 month, 16 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    28 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.5
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    07:24
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0.8
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    04:14

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
10/21/2016
Win
14-7-0
Frank Tate
(4-1-0)
Heavyweight
255.5 vs 239.6
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 162
3 05:00
09/05/2014
Loss
14-6-0
Josh Diekmann
(14-5-0)
Heavyweight
253.7 vs 242
KO
BELLATOR MMA 123
1 00:47
05/17/2014
Win
13-6-0
Justin Frazier
(7-1-0)
Heavyweight
257.9 vs 264.5
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 120: Rampage VS. King Mo
1 04:28
07/13/2013
Loss
13-5-0
Robert Neal
(1-0-0)
Heavyweight
259 vs 241
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
PrizeFight MMA Championships 07/13/13
1 00:13
12/07/2012
Win
12-5-0
Alexei Kudin
(14-4-0)
Heavyweight
263 vs 237
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 83
3 05:00
10/05/2012
Loss
12-4-0
Richard Hale
(15-4-1)
Heavyweight
262.2 vs 233
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator Fighting Championships 75
1 01:19
08/24/2012
Win
11-4-0
Ryan Martinez
(7-1-0)
Heavyweight
264.4 vs 264
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 73
3 05:00
06/16/2012
Win
10-4-0
Matt Kovacs
(6-8-0)
Heavyweight
260.1 vs 253
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
ShoFIGHT 20
2 04:50
01/29/2011
Loss
10-3-0
Scott Barrett
(8-2-0)
Heavyweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
SportFight X: Middle Tennessee Mayhem - Pro
1 03:57
10/09/2010
Win
9-3-0
Chris Hawk
(4-4-0)
Heavyweight
232 vs 231
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
War of the Machines
1 02:19
06/18/2010
Win
8-3-0
Jack Armstrong
(0-1-0)
Heavyweight
240 vs 253
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
AXC 8
1 02:39
02/26/2010
Loss
8-2-0
Daniel Christison
(19-7-0)
Heavyweight
247 vs 262.5
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Canadian Fighting Championship - CFC 4
3 03:46
06/23/2009
Loss
8-2-0
Marcus Jones
(4-1-0)
Heavyweight
260 vs 262
Submission (Arm Bar)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 10 - 06/23/2009
1 00:49
12/27/2008
Loss
8-1-0
Antoni Hardonk
(7-4-0)
Heavyweight
260 vs 246
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008
2 02:09
08/02/2008
Win
7-1-0
Aaron Witterle
(3-1-0)
Heavyweight
260 vs 260
Submission
Revenge at The River - Pro
1 01:59
05/17/2008
Win
6-1-0
Rudy Lindsey
(11-4-0)
Heavyweight
254 vs 224
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Xtreme Fighting League 5/17/08
5 02:00
04/19/2008
Win
5-1-0
Patrick Castillo
(3-2-0)
Heavyweight
250 vs 244
Decision (Split Decision)
Art of War
3 05:00
NSF
03/08/2008
Win
4-1-0
Mark Bier
(0-0-0)
Heavyweight
250 vs 257
KO
Ring Rulers 3/8/08
1 00:45
NSF
01/12/2008
Win
3-1-0
Matt Thomas
(2-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Subzero Fighting: 3
1 05:00
NSF
10/27/2007
Win
2-1-0
Matt Thomas
(2-2-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Art of War 4
1 02:42
NSF
08/11/2007
Win
0-0-0
Jason Lee
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC
Extreme fighting League 8/11/07
3 01:18
NSF
08/11/2007
Loss
0-0-0
Aaron Witterle
(0-1-0)

KO
Extreme fighting League 8/11/07
2 00:28
NSF
08/11/2007
Win
0-0-0
Rudy Lindsey
(8-2-0)

Decision
Extreme fighting League 8/11/07
3 02:00

* 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:
    04:00
  • Fastest KO:
    15:00
  • Fastest SUB:
    04:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

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

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    2-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    0 years, 3 months, 27 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    6.3
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    8
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 3 month, 27 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    3 months, 27 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    3.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:30
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:00

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
07/20/2007
Win
1-0-0
David House
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC
Subzero Fighting: Rumble at the River
3 05:00
NSF
03/23/2007
Win
0-0-0
Nick Smith
(0-0-0)

Submission (Strikes)
Subzero Fighting: Inksplosion
2 01:00

* 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