Ryan
Bader

"Darth"
  • Age:
    37
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 2"
  • Weight:
    235
  • Fighting Out Of:
    AZ

Stats

W-L-D
27-6-0
(T)KO
11-4
SUB
4-2
  • Age:
    37
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 2"
  • Weight:
    235
  • Fighting Out Of:
    AZ

Stats

W-L-D
27-6-0
(T)KO
11-4
SUB
4-2

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:15
  • Fastest KO:
    00:15
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:40

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    55.6%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    44.4%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    40.7%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    66.7%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    14.8%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    33.3%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    27-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    13 years, 4 months, 21 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    58.6
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.5
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 6 month, 26 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    28 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.9
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:44
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    05:01

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
08/21/2020
Loss
27-5-0
Vadim Nemkov
(11-3-0)
Light-heavyweight
204 vs 203.9
KO (Strike)
Bellator MMA 244
2 03:02
09/07/2019
NC
27-5-0
Cheick Kongo
(30-10-2)
Heavyweight
228.7 vs 239.2
No Contest
Bellator MMA 226
1 03:52
01/26/2019
Win
26-5-0
Fedor Emelianenko
(38-5-0)
Heavyweight
227.8 vs 236.2
KO (Strike)
Bellator MMA 214
1 00:35
10/12/2018
Win
25-5-0
Matthew Mitrione
(13-5-0)
Heavyweight
229.5 vs 255
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 207
3 05:00
05/12/2018
Win
24-5-0
Muhammed Lawal
(20-6-0)
Heavyweight
225.1 vs 225
KO (Strike)
Bellator MMA 199
1 00:15
11/03/2017
Win
23-5-0
Linton Vassell
(19-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
204.5 vs 204.6
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 186
2 03:58
06/24/2017
Win
22-5-0
Phil Davis
(17-3-0)
Light-heavyweight
204.4 vs 204.8
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator MMA 180
5 05:00
11/19/2016
Win
21-5-0
Rogerio Nogueira
(22-7-0)

204 vs 206
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: BADER vs. NOGUEIRA
3 03:51
09/03/2016
Win
20-5-0
Ilir Latifi
(13-4-0)

KO
UFN: ARLOVSKI vs. BARNETT
2 02:06
01/30/2016
Loss
20-4-0
Anthony Johnson
(20-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205.2
KO
UFC on FOX 18: Bader vs. Johnson
1 01:26
10/03/2015
Win
19-4-0
Rashad Evans
(19-3-1)
Light-heavyweight
206 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson
3 05:00
01/24/2015
Win
18-4-0
Phil Davis
(13-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC on FOX: Gustafsson vs Johnson
3 05:00
08/16/2014
Win
17-4-0
Ovince Saint Preux
(16-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night # 47: St. Preux vs Bader
5 00:00
06/14/2014
Win
16-4-0
Feijão Custodio
(12-4-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 204.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 174: Bagautinov vs. Johnson
3 05:00
12/07/2013
Win
15-4-0
Anthony Perosh
(14-7-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC - Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Hunt
3 05:00
09/04/2013
Loss
15-3-0
Glover Teixeira
(21-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
TKO/RSC
Ultimate Fight Night 28: Bader vs Teixeira
1 02:55
01/26/2013
Win
14-3-0
Vladimir Matyushenko
(26-6-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC on FOX 6: Johnson vs. Dodson
1 00:50
08/04/2012
Loss
14-2-0
Lyoto Machida
(17-3-0)
Light-heavyweight
205.2 vs 201
KO
UFC on Fox: Shogun vs. Vera
2 01:32
02/26/2012
Win
13-2-0
Quinton Jackson
(31-9-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 211
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson
3 05:00
11/19/2011
Win
12-2-0
Jason Brilz
(18-4-1)
Light-heavyweight
KO
UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson
1 01:17
07/02/2011
Loss
12-1-0
Tito Ortiz
(15-8-1)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 132: Cruz vs.Faber
1 01:56
02/05/2011
Loss
12-0-0
Jon Jones
(11-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 206
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 126: Belfort vs. Silva
2 04:20
09/25/2010
Win
11-0-0
Rogerio Nogueira
(19-3-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 119: Mir vs. Cro Cop
3 05:00
02/20/2010
Win
10-0-0
Keith Jardine
(15-6-1)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
KO
UFC 110: Nogueira vs. Velasquez
3 02:10
10/24/2009
Win
9-0-0
Eric Schafer
(12-4-2)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 104: Machida vs Shogun
3 05:00
04/01/2009
Win
8-0-0
Carmelo Marrero
(10-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Condit vs Kampmann
3 05:00
12/13/2008
Win
7-0-0
Vinny Magalhaes
(2-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
TKO/RSC
The Ultimate Fighter 8 Finale
1 02:18
06/25/2008
Win
7-0-0
Eliot Marshall
(4-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
206 vs 205
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 8
2 05:00
05/28/2008
Win
7-0-0
Tom Lawlor
(4-1-0)

205 vs 204
TKO/RSC
The Ultimate Fighter Season 8
1 03:44
05/21/2008
Win
7-0-0
Kyle Kingsbury
(7-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 8
2 01:33
04/05/2008
Win
6-0-0
Buckley Acosta
(5-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 203
Submission (Choke)
Xtreme Cage Combat 6: The Western Threat
1 00:40
12/28/2007
Win
5-0-0
Brad Peterson
(1-1-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 204
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
IFO: Fireworks in the Cage IV
3 05:00
NSF
10/27/2007
Win
4-0-0
Ulysses Cortez
(4-2-0)

KO
SE Vale Tudo
1 05:00
NSF
09/15/2007
Win
3-0-0
Dickie Chavez
(2-0-0)

TKO/RSC
King of the Cage: Unstoppable
1 00:41
NSF
06/09/2007
Win
2-0-0
Tim Peacock
(3-3-0)

TKO/RSC
WFC: Rumble in the Red Rocks
2 01:50
NSF
05/12/2007
Win
1-0-0
David Baggett
(4-1-0)

Submission (Choke)
Proving Grounds 1
1 05:00
NSF
03/31/2007
Win
0-0-0
Dave Covello
(0-0-0)

Submission (Strikes)
Worldwide Fighting Championship: Desert Storm
1 02:21

* 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