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Age 35
Gender Male
Height 5' 8"
Weight Class Lightweight

Ross Pearson is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 23 wins, 18 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 23-18-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 14 years, 4 months, 10 days
Rounds Fought 74.7
Avg. Fights/Year 2.9
Longest Layoff 1 year, 2 months, 1 day
Quickest Turnaround 2 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 9 6 8
Losses 5 4 9
Finish Rate 65.2%
Finished Rate 50.0%
Win by Decision Rate 34.8%
Loss by Decision Rate 50.0%
Win by KO Rate 39.1%
Loss by KO Rate 27.8%
Win by SUB Rate 26.1%
Loss by SUB Rate 22.2%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

2 Losses

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:37
Fastest KO 02:05
Fastest SUB 00:37
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.7
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 08:37
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 09:44
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 03/30/2019 L
(23-17-0)
Desmond Green
(21-7-0)
LW
(155.2 vs. 155.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC on ESPN #2
1 2:52
Official MMA Fight Results 07/28/2018 L
(23-16-0)
John Makdessi
(15-6-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: ALVAREZ vs. POIRIER
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/10/2018 W
(22-16-0)
Mizuto Hirota
(18-8-1)
LW
(156.0 vs. 156.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/10/2017 L
(22-15-0)
Daniel Hooker
(13-7-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
KO (Knee)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: LEWIS vs. HUNT
2 3:02
Official MMA Fight Results 11/19/2016 L
(22-14-0)
Stevie Ray
(20-6-0)
LW
(156.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Hall 2
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/30/2016 L
(22-13-0)
Jorge Masvidal
(29-11-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 171.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/08/2016 L
(22-12-0)
Will Brooks
(17-1-0)
LW
(155.5 vs. 156.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ultimate Fighter Finale: Team Joanne vs. Team Claudia
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/20/2016 W
(21-12-0)
Chad Laprise
(10-1-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs Mir
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/17/2016 L
(21-11-0)
Francisco Trinaldo
(18-4-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs Cruz
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/05/2015 W
(20-11-0)
Paul Felder
(10-1-0)
LW
(155.5 vs. 155.5)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 191: Johnson vs Dodson
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/18/2015 L
(20-10-0)
Evan Dunham
(15-6-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs Leites
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/14/2015 W
(19-10-0)
Sam Stout
(20-10-1)
LW
(156.0 vs. 156.0)
KO (Strike)
UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos
2 1:33
Official MMA Fight Results 11/08/2014 L
(19-9-0)
Al Iaquinta
(10-3-1)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC Fight Night 55: Bisping vs Rockhold
2 1:39
Official MMA Fight Results 08/16/2014 W
(18-9-0)
Gray Maynard
(11-3-1)
LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC Fight Night # 47: St. Preux vs Bader
2 1:35
Official MMA Fight Results 06/07/2014 L
(18-8-0)
Diego Sanchez
(24-7-0)
LW
(155.5 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night 42: Khabilov vs. Henderson
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/26/2013 NC
(18-8-0)
Melvin Guillard
(29-12-2)
WW No Contest
UFC Fight Night 30: Munoz vs. Machida
3 0:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/06/2013 W
(17-8-0)
Ryan Couture
(6-1-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
UFC on Fuel TV 9: Gustafsson vs. Mousasi
2 3:45
Official MMA Fight Results 12/14/2012 W
(16-8-0)
George Sotiropoulos
(14-4-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC on FX - TUF Finale Australia: Pearson vs. Sotiropolous
3 0:41
Official MMA Fight Results 06/22/2012 L
(16-7-0)
Cub Swanson
(16-5-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 145.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida
2 4:14
Official MMA Fight Results 12/30/2011 W
(15-7-0)
Junior Assuncao
(13-4-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 141 Lesnar vs. Overeem
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/27/2011 L
(15-6-0)
Edson Barboza
(8-0-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 134 Silva vs. Okami
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/27/2011 W
(14-6-0)
Spencer Fisher
(24-6-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 154.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/15/2010 L
(14-5-0)
Cole Miller
(16-4-0)
LW
(156.0 vs. 156.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC Fight Night: Marquardt vs. Palhares
2 1:49
Official MMA Fight Results 03/31/2010 W
(13-5-0)
Dennis Siver
(15-6-0)
LW
(156.0 vs. 156.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night Florian vs Gomi
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/14/2009 W
(12-5-0)
Aaron Riley
(28-11-1)
LW
(156.0 vs. 155.0)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
UFC 105: Couture vs. Vera
2 4:38
Official MMA Fight Results 06/20/2009 W
(11-5-0)
Andre Winner
(11-2-1)
LW
(156.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC: The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/24/2009 W
(11-5-0)
Jason Dent
(20-9-0)
LW
(156.0 vs. 155.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 9 - 2/24/09*
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/13/2009 W
(11-5-0)
Richard Whitson
(4-0-0)
LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 9 - 2/13/09*
1 3:52
NSF 11/01/2008 W
(10-5-0)
Ian Jones
(6-3-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ultimate Force - Nemesis
1 3:33
NSF 08/04/2008 L
(10-4-0)
Abdul Mohamed
(14-6-3)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Cage Gladiators 9: Beatdown
3 5:00
NSF 05/31/2008 W
(9-4-0)
Cedric Celerier
(1-0-1)
LW TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Total Combat 24
1 2:35
NSF 05/03/2008 W
(8-4-0)
Aidan Marron
(6-6-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Ultimate Force: Punishment
3 0:00
NSF 04/13/2008 W
(7-4-0)
Sami Berik
(11-23-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Strike and Submit 6
1 0:37
NSF 02/23/2008 W
(6-4-0)
Mark Spencer
(3-6-0)
WW TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Total Combat 23
1 3:44
NSF 12/08/2007 W
(5-4-0)
Steve Tetley
(5-2-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Cage Warriors: Enter the Rough House 5
1 4:46
NSF 11/24/2007 W
(4-4-0)
Gavin Bradley
(3-4-0)
KO
Total Combat 22
1 2:05
NSF 09/22/2007 L
(3-3-0)
Curt Warburton
(3-0-0)
WW TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
Total Combat 21
1 2:43
NSF 09/22/2007 W
(3-3-0)
Will Burke
(3-1-0)
WW Decision
Total Combat 21
3 5:00
NSF 09/15/2006 W
(2-3-0)
Tom Bradwell
(1-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Total Combat 17
1 4:02
NSF 06/03/2006 W
(1-3-0)
Gareth Hinds
(0-1-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Total Combat 16
1 0:44
NSF 03/11/2006 W
(0-3-0)
Tommy Greaves
(0-0-0)
Submission
Total Combat 15
1 3:54
NSF 04/02/2005 L
(0-2-0)
Ian Margerison
(2-1-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Pride and Glory: Clash in Consett 4
1 3:27
NSF 12/12/2004 L
(0-1-0)
Chris Hughes
(0-0-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
House of Pain 1
NSF 11/20/2004 L
(0-0-0)
Louis Lamour
(0-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Pride and Glory: Clash in Consett 3
1 0:40
* 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 2-0-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 6 months, 22 days
Rounds Fought 6.3
Avg. Fights/Year 6.0
Longest Layoff 3 months, 13 days
Quickest Turnaround 3 months, 9 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 0 2 0
Losses 0 0 0
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 0.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 0.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 100.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method

Current Streak

2 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 01:08
Fastest KO -
Fastest SUB 01:08
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.5
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 04:30
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 06/02/2007 W
(1-0-1)
Mark Mills
(0-1-0)
LW Submission (Arm Bar)
Total Combat 20
1 1:08
NSF 02/24/2007 W
(0-0-1)
Curt Warburton
(0-0-1)
LW Submission (Arm Bar)
Total Combat 19
2 2:52
NSF 11/11/2006 D
(0-0-0)
Curt Warburton
(0-0-0)
Draw
Total Combat 18
2 0:00
* 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