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Brandon Thatch Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 11-5-0

Thatch was adopted at age five by his mother's partner, Clarence Thatch, a former karate champion and MMA specialist. Thatch's grandfather was also a professional boxer. Thatch began training in karate at the age of three, and fought in his first kickboxing bout at age 17. He later transitioned into a career in mixed martial arts.

Last Fight: Niko Price
Age: 37
Height 6'2"
Weight 170 lbs
Nick Name: "Rukus"
Nationality: United States
Association: Elevation Fight Team
11 Wins
KO / TKO
8
72%
Submission
3
27%
Decisions
0
0%
5 Losses
KO / TKO
0
0%
Submission
4
80%
Decisions
1
20%

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Reach 74 in (189 cm)
Team Elevation Fight Team
Years active 2007–present

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Brandon Thatch next fight?
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Brandon Thatch last fight?
Brandon Thatch lost his last fight against Niko Price by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) on Dec. 30, 2016 at UFC 207 - Nunes vs. Rousey.
Is Brandon Thatch retired?
Brandon Thatch last fought Niko Price 5 years 11 months and 2 days ago, and should be considered retired.
Should I bet on Brandon Thatch?
Brandon Thatch has a 68% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 100% of his fights.
Out of the 7 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -318 favorite, and out of 7 favored matches, he has won 42% of them.
He has never been an underdog in 7 matches.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 7 of Brandon Thatch betting fights, you would have lost $304.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have made $450.
Where is Brandon Thatch from?
Brandon Thatch is from Denver, Colorado, United States.
Has Brandon Thatch ever been knocked out?
Brandon Thatch has never lost via KO/TKO. Though he has lost 4 times their last loss coming by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) to Niko Price on Dec / 30 / 2016 at UFC 207 - Nunes vs. Rousey
How long has Brandon Thatch been fighting?
Brandon Thatch has been fighting for a period of 9 years 7 months and 30 days, his first fight was on Mar. 31, 2007 at Battlequest 5 - Avalanche. He has accumalated roughly 1 hours, 23 minutes and 24 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Niko Price UFC 207 - Nunes vs. Rousey
Dec/30/2016
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Mark Smith 1 4:30
loss Siyar Bahadurzada UFC 196 - McGregor vs. Diaz
Mar/05/2016
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) John McCarthy 3 4:11
loss Gunnar Nelson UFC 189 - Mendes vs. McGregor
Jul/11/2015
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Herb Dean 1 2:54
loss Benson Henderson UFC Fight Night 60 - Henderson vs. Thatch
Feb/14/2015
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Herb Dean 4 3:58
win Paulo Thiago UFC Fight Night 32 - Belfort vs. Henderson
Nov/09/2013
KO (Knee to the Body) Dan Miragliotta 1 2:10
win Justin Edwards UFC Fight Night 27 - Condit vs. Kampmann 2
Aug/28/2013
TKO (Knees and Punches) Rob Hinds 1 1:23
win Mike Rhodes RFA 7 - Thatch vs. Rhodes
Mar/22/2013
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Tom Johnson 1 2:22
win Martin Grandmont Instinct MMA - Instinct Fighting 4
Jun/29/2012
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:55
win Jory Erickson Instinct MMA - Instinct Fighting 3
Mar/31/2012
KO (Knee) 1 0:18
win Patrick Vallee Instinct MMA - Instinct Fighting 2
Dec/02/2011
TKO (Punches) 1 0:15
win Chidi Njokuani ROF 41 - Bragging Rights
Aug/20/2011
TKO (Punches) Tom Johnson 1 0:53
win Chris Holland ROF 40 - Backlash
Apr/16/2011
KO (Punches) Tim Mills 1 0:19
win Danny Davis Jr. ROF 39 - Summer Brawl 2
Aug/27/2010
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Eric Heinz 1 4:12
win Michael Arrant ROF 33 - Adrenaline
Jan/10/2009
KO (Head Kick) Tim Mills 1 0:18
loss Brandon Magana Strikeforce - Playboy Mansion 2
Sep/20/2008
Decision (Split) Josh Rosenthal 3 3:00
win Mike Crisman ROF 32 - Respect
Jun/13/2008
TKO (Knees) Jerome Locke 1 0:38
win Doug Saiz
Amateur Fight
ROF 30 - Domination
Sep/15/2007
TKO (Punches) Jerome Locke 2 2:33
win Josh Kirby
Amateur Fight
ROF 29 - Aftershock
Apr/28/2007
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Adam Martinez 1 1:26
win Jesse Brown
Amateur Fight
Battlequest 5 - Avalanche
Mar/31/2007
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Jerome Locke 2 1:09