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Forrest Griffin Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 21-7-0

Griffin, who is of Irish descent, graduated from Evans High School in Evans, GA, a suburb of Augusta where he played football. He then graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Georgia. Thereafter, Griffin served as a law enforcement officer for the Richmond County Sheriff's Office in Augusta, Georgia. He also served as a patrol officer with the University of Georgia police.

Last Fight: Tito Ortiz
Age: 43
Height 6'3"
Weight 205 lbs
Nick Name: N/A
Nationality: United States
Association: Xtreme CoutureThrowdown
21 Wins
KO / TKO
6
28%
Submission
8
38%
Decisions
9
42%
7 Losses
KO / TKO
5
71%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
2
28%

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Reach 77 in (196 cm)
Stance Orthodox
Team Throwdown Training Center Xtreme Couture
Rank Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Robert Drysdale
Years active 2001–2012
University University of Georgia

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Forrest Griffin next fight?
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Forrest Griffin last fight?
Forrest Griffin won his last fight against Tito Ortiz by Decision (Unanimous) on Jul. 07, 2012 at UFC 148 - Silva vs. Sonnen 2.
Is Forrest Griffin retired?
Forrest Griffin last fought Tito Ortiz 10 years 4 months and 21 days ago, and should be considered retired.
Should I bet on Forrest Griffin?
Forrest Griffin has a 75% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 37% of his fights.
Out of the 8 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -199 favorite, and out of 3 favored matches, he has won 66% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 5 matches, with a win rate of 60% and an odds average of +186.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 8 of Forrest Griffin betting fights, you would have made $360.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $311.
Where is Forrest Griffin from?
Forrest Griffin is from Athens, Georgia, United States.
Did Forrest Griffin go to college?
Forrest Griffin attended University of Georgia.
Has Forrest Griffin ever been knocked out?
Forrest Griffin has lost 5 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punches) from Mauricio Rua on Aug. 27, 2011 at UFC 134 - Silva vs. Okami
How long has Forrest Griffin been fighting?
Forrest Griffin has been fighting for a period of 11 years 2 months and 28 days, his first fight was on Mar. 10, 2001 at ISCF - Submission Fighting Open 6. He has accumalated roughly 4 hours, 9 minutes and 58 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
win Tito Ortiz UFC 148 - Silva vs. Sonnen 2
Jul/07/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
loss Mauricio Rua UFC 134 - Silva vs. Okami
Aug/27/2011
KO (Punches) Marc Goddard 1 1:53
win Rich Franklin UFC 126 - Silva vs. Belfort
Feb/05/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
win Tito Ortiz UFC 106 - Ortiz vs. Griffin 2
Nov/21/2009
Decision (Split) Josh Rosenthal 3 5:00
loss Anderson Silva UFC 101 - Declaration
Aug/08/2009
KO (Punch) Kevin Mulhall 1 3:23
loss Rashad Evans UFC 92 - The Ultimate 2008
Dec/27/2008
TKO (Punches) Steve Mazzagatti 3 2:46
win Quinton Jackson UFC 86 - Jackson vs. Griffin
Jul/05/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Yves Lavigne 5 5:00
win Mauricio Rua UFC 76 - Knockout
Sep/22/2007
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Steve Mazzagatti 3 4:45
win Hector Ramirez UFC 72 - Victory
Jun/16/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
loss Keith Jardine UFC 66 - Liddell vs. Ortiz 2
Dec/30/2006
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 4:41
win Stephan Bonnar UFC 62 - Liddell vs. Sobral
Aug/26/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
loss Tito Ortiz UFC 59 - Reality Check
Apr/15/2006
Decision (Split) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Elvis Sinosic UFC 55 - Fury
Oct/07/2005
TKO (Punches) Mario Yamasaki 1 3:22
win Bill Mahood UFC 53 - Heavy Hitters
Jun/04/2005
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Herb Dean 1 2:18
win Stephan Bonnar UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 1 Finale
Apr/09/2005
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Edson Ramos Heat FC 2 - Evolution
Dec/18/2003
KO (Punch) 1 1:04
loss Jeremy Horn IFC - Global Domination
Sep/06/2003
KO (Head Kick) 2 3:40
win Chael Sonnen IFC - Global Domination
Sep/06/2003
Submission (Triangle Choke) 1 2:25
win Ebenezer Fontes Braga Heat FC 1 - Genesis
Jul/31/2003
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 N/A
win Steve Sayegh KOTC 20 - Crossroads
Dec/15/2002
TKO (Submission to Punches) 1 1:45
win Travis Fulton CC 1 - Halloween Heat
Oct/26/2002
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) 1 5:00
win Jeff Monson WEFC 1 - Bring It On
Jun/29/2002
Decision (Unanimous) 4 4:00
win Kent Hensley ISCF - Battle at the Brewery
Apr/12/2002
Submission (Triangle Choke) 1 2:26
win Jason Braswell RSF 7 - Animal Instinct
Jan/26/2002
Decision (Split) 3 5:00
win Wiehan Lesh Pride and Honor - Pride and Honor
Nov/24/2001
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 N/A
loss Dan Severn RSF 5 - New Blood Conflict
Oct/27/2001
Decision (Unanimous) 3 4:00
win Sam Hoger UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 Semifinals, Day 4
Nov/03/2004
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 2 1:08
win Alex Schoenauer UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 Elimination Bouts, Day 6
Oct/25/2004
TKO (Submission to Punches) Herb Dean 1 1:22
win Kevin Jordan
Amateur Fight
GT - Gauntlet Trials 3
Aug/26/2001
Submission (Armbar) 0 0:00
win Kevin Brooks
Amateur Fight
GT - Gauntlet Trials 3
Aug/26/2001
Injury Default (Injured Falling Through Ropes) 0 0:00
win Keith Blizzard
Amateur Fight
ISCF - Submission Fighting Open 7
May/19/2001
Submission (Armbar) 0 0:00
win Jimmy Jennings
Amateur Fight
ISCF - Submission Fighting Open 7
May/19/2001
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 0 0:00
win Keith Blizzard
Amateur Fight
ISCF - Submission Fighting Open 6
Mar/10/2001
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 0 0:00
win Sean Gray
Amateur Fight
ISCF - Submission Fighting Open 6
Mar/10/2001
Submission (Armbar) 0 0:00