Sean
Sherk

"The Muscle Shark"
  • Age:
    47
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 6"
  • Weight:
    168
  • Fighting Out Of:
    MN

Stats

W-L-D
34-4-1
(T)KO
9-2
SUB
12-0

Sean
Sherk

"The Muscle Shark"
  • Age:
    47
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 6"
  • Weight:
    168
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    MN

Stats

W-L-D
34-4-1
(T)KO
9-2
SUB
12-0

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:00
  • Fastest KO:
    00:32
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    61.8%
  • Finished Rate:
    50%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    38.2%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    50%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    26.5%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    50%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    35.3%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    34-4-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    11 years, 3 months, 6 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    72.8
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    3.5
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 4 month, 2 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    5 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.7
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    08:24
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    3.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    15:43

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
09/25/2010
Win
33-4-1
Evan Dunham
(11-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 119: Mir vs. Cro Cop
5 00:00
05/23/2009
Loss
33-3-1
Frankie Edgar
(9-1-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 98: Evans vs Machida
3 05:00
10/25/2008
Win
32-3-1
Tyson Griffin
(12-1-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 90: Silva vs. Cote
3 05:00
05/24/2008
Loss
32-2-1
BJ Penn
(12-4-1)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC (Didn't Answer the Bell for Round)
UFC 84: Ill Will
3 05:00
07/07/2007
Win
31-2-1
Hermes Franca
(18-5-0)
Lightweight
154.5 vs 154.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 73
5 05:00
10/14/2006
Win
30-2-1
Kenny Florian
(5-2-0)
Lightweight
154.5 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 64: Unstoppable
5 05:00
04/15/2006
Win
29-2-1
Nick Diaz
(11-5-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 59: Reality Check
5 05:00
11/19/2005
Loss
29-1-1
Georges St-Pierre
(10-1-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 169
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 56: Full Force
2 02:53
NSF
09/16/2005
Win
28-1-1
Joel Blanton
(10-6-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Guilty Boxing: Pride and Glory
1 05:00
NSF
11/12/2004
Win
27-1-1
Lee King
(4-7-1)

Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Extreme Challenge 60
1 02:20
09/23/2004
Win
26-1-1
Brodie Farber
(4-1-0)
Middleweight
170 vs 175
Submission (Choke)
Sport Fight 6: Battleground in Reno
1 00:55
NSF
09/04/2004
Win
25-1-1
Darin Brudigan
(2-0-0)

Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Cage Fighting Xtreme 2
05:00
NSF
06/11/2004
Win
24-1-1
Gerald Strebendt
(8-4-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Extreme Challenge 58
1 03:52
NSF
06/04/2004
Win
23-1-1
Eric Heinz
(0-2-0)

Submission (Neck Crank)
Professional Fighting Association: Pride & Fury 1
1 00:58
NSF
04/30/2004
Win
22-1-1
Jake Short
(5-3-0)

Submission (Choke)
International Cage Combat: Trials 2
1 05:00
NSF
04/17/2004
Win
21-1-1
Kaleo Padilla
(3-3-0)

Submission (Neck Crank)
So You Think You Tough 4
2 01:17
NSF
02/15/2004
Win
20-1-1
Ryuki Ueyama
(9-6-4)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride: Bushido 2
2 05:00
NSF
12/28/2003
Win
19-1-1
Charles Diaz
(5-3-0)

Submission (Keylock)
XXXtreme Impact 1
2 00:58
NSF
12/12/2003
Win
18-1-1
Mark Long
(9-8-1)

TKO/RSC (Punches)
Extreme Combat Minnesota
1 00:32
NSF
08/02/2003
Win
17-1-1
John Alexander
(4-1-0)

TKO/RSC
Extreme Combat Minnesota: Best of the Best 2 - Night Event
1 05:00
NSF
04/25/2003
Loss
17-0-1
Matt Hughes
(31-3-0)
Welterweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 42: Sudden Impact
5 05:00
NSF
12/07/2002
Win
16-0-1
John Alexander
(4-0-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Extreme Combat Minnesota: Fight Fest Minnesota 2002 Day 2
1 02:28
NSF
09/27/2002
Win
15-0-1
Benji Radach
(9-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage from a Cut)
UFC 39: The Warriors Return
1 04:16
03/22/2002
Win
14-0-1
Jutaro Nakao
(12-7-2)
Welterweight
169 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 36: Worlds Collide
3 05:00
NSF
10/19/2001
Win
13-0-1
Claudionor Fontinelle
(4-6-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Universal Combat Challenge 6: Redemption
2 01:04
NSF
07/29/2001
Draw
13-0-0
Kiuma Kunioku
(20-14-6)

Draw
Pancrase: Night Event - Neo Blood Tournament
3 05:00
NSF
07/15/2001
Win
12-0-0
Curtis Brigham
(3-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Throws in the Towel)
Ultimate Wrestling Minnesota: St.Paul
3 01:15
NSF
06/02/2001
Win
11-0-0
Jason Purcell
(0-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Ultimate Wrestling Minnesota: Ultimate Fight Minnesota
1 01:42
NSF
04/29/2001
Win
10-0-0
Martin Armendarez
(4-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee stoppage from Strikes)
King of the Cage 8: Bombs Away
3 02:07
NSF
03/30/2001
Win
9-0-0
Manny Gamburyan
(4-1-0)

Decision
Reality Submission Fighting
3 05:00
02/23/2001
Win
8-0-0
Tiki Ghosen
(3-1-0)

Submission (Dislocated Shoulder)
UFC 30: Battle on the Boardwalk
2 04:47
NSF
01/05/2001
Win
7-0-0
Karo Parisyan
(6-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Stops the Fight)
Reality Submission Fighting
3 00:42
NSF
11/03/2000
Win
6-0-0
Ken Parham
(0-2-1)

Decision
Submission Fighting Championships: Tribute To Bryan Madden
05:00
NSF
10/06/2000
Win
5-0-0
Karo Parisyan
(6-0-0)

Decision
Reality Submission Fighting
3 05:00
NSF
10/09/1999
Win
3-0-0
Steve Gomm
(3-1-0)

Decision (Split Decision)
Extreme Challenge 28
2 05:00
NSF
10/09/1999
Win
3-0-0
Scott Bills
(3-2-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Extreme Challenge 28
2 05:00
NSF
10/04/1999
Win
2-0-0
Kurtis Jensen
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Punches)
Extreme Challenge Trials: October 1999
1 00:37
NSF
08/13/1999
Win
1-0-0
Johnnie Holland
(0-0-0)

Submission (Key Lock)
Ultimate Wrestling Minnesota: Ultimate Wrestling Minnesota 3
2 02:10
NSF
06/19/1999
Win
0-0-0
Roscoe Ostyn
(0-1-0)

Decision
Danger Zone 2: Mahnomen
3 05:00

* 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:
    10:00
  • Fastest KO:
    00:00
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

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

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    2-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    0 years, 0 months, 0 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    8.3
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    1
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 0 month, 0 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    4.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    12:30
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:00

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
07/11/1999
Win
0-0-0
Dean Kugler
(0-0-0)

Decision
Midwest MMA Championships
1 10:00
NSF
07/11/1999
Win
0-0-0
Joe Paun
(0-0-0)

Decision
Midwest MMA Championships
1 15:00

* 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