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Joshua Burkman Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 29-18-0 NC(1)

Burkman was born in Salt Lake City, Utah he attended Cottonwood High School. He was a three-sport star athlete for the Colts. He was a Class 5A All-State third baseman on the baseball team, and was captain of the football team, where he rushed for over 1,000 yards as a senior. As a member of the wrestling team, he finished second place in the state championships in the 171-pound division.

Last Fight: William Macario
Age: 42
Height 5'10"
Weight 155 lbs
Nick Name: "The People's Warrior"
Nationality: United States
Association: The Pit Elevated Fight Team
29 Wins
KO / TKO
7
24%
Submission
10
34%
Decisions
12
41%
18 Losses
KO / TKO
2
11%
Submission
9
50%
Decisions
7
38%

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Reach 72.0 in (183 cm)
Style Wrestling
Stance Orthodox
Team The Pit Elevated Fight Team
Years active 2003–2019

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Joshua Burkman next fight?
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Joshua Burkman last fight?
Joshua Burkman lost his last fight against William Macario by Decision (Split) on May. 10, 2019 at LFA 66 - Diamond vs. Neal.
Is Joshua Burkman retired?
Joshua Burkman last fought William Macario 3 years 6 months and 27 days ago, and should be considered inactive.
Should I bet on Joshua Burkman?
Joshua Burkman has a 61% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 44% of his fights.
Out of the 18 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -249 favorite, and out of 8 favored matches, he has won 37% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 10 matches, with a win rate of 30% and an odds average of +189.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 18 of Joshua Burkman betting fights, you would have lost $398.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have made $649.
Where is Joshua Burkman from?
Joshua Burkman is from Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.
Has Joshua Burkman ever been knocked out?
Joshua Burkman has lost 2 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punch) from Drew Dober on Jul. 29, 2017 at UFC 214 - Cormier vs. Jones 2
How long has Joshua Burkman been fighting?
Joshua Burkman has been fighting for a period of 13 years 9 months and 26 days, his first fight was on Jun. 15, 2005 at UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 2 Elimination Bouts, Day 1. He has accumalated roughly 6 hours, 27 minutes and 28 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss William Macario LFA 66 - Diamond vs. Neal
May/10/2019
Decision (Split) Dave Seljestad 3 5:00
loss Alex Morono UFC Fight Night 126 - Cerrone vs. Medeiros
Feb/18/2018
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Herb Dean 1 2:12
loss Drew Dober UFC 214 - Cormier vs. Jones 2
Jul/29/2017
KO (Punch) Jason Herzog 1 3:04
loss Michel Prazeres UFC Fight Night 106 - Belfort vs. Gastelum
Mar/11/2017
Submission (North-South Choke) John McCarthy 1 1:42
loss Zak Ottow UFC Fight Night 96 - Lineker vs. Dodson
Oct/01/2016
Decision (Split) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Paul Felder UFC Fight Night 88 - Almeida vs. Garbrandt
May/29/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Chris Tognoni 3 5:00
win K.J. Noons UFC Fight Night 82 - Hendricks vs. Thompson
Feb/06/2016
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Patrick Cote UFC Fight Night 74 - Holloway vs. Oliveira
Aug/23/2015
TKO (Punches) Jerin Valel 3 1:26
loss Dong Hyun Kim UFC 187 - Johnson vs. Cormier
May/23/2015
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Jason Herzog 3 2:13
NC Hector Lombard UFC 182 - Jones vs. Cormier
Jan/03/2015
No Contest (Overturned by NSAC) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Tyler Stinson WSOF 9 - Carl vs. Palhares
Mar/29/2014
KO (Punch) Jason Herzog 1 2:15
loss Steve Carl WSOF 6 - Burkman vs. Carl
Oct/26/2013
Technical Submission (Triangle Choke) Troy Waugh 4 1:02
win Jon Fitch WSOF 3 - Fitch vs. Burkman 2
Jun/14/2013
Technical Submission (Guillotine Choke) Steve Mazzagatti 1 0:41
win Aaron Simpson WSOF 2 - Arlovski vs. Johnson
Mar/23/2013
TKO (Knee and Punches) Dan Miragliotta 1 3:04
win Gerald Harris WSOF 1 - Arlovski vs. Cole
Nov/03/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Chris Tognoni 3 5:00
win Jamie Yager Showdown Fights 8 - Burkman vs. Yager
Aug/25/2012
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Steve Mazzagatti 2 3:25
win Koffi Adzitso Showdown Fights 6 - Breakout
Feb/24/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Josh Rosenthal 3 5:00
loss Jordan Mein Knockout Entertainment - MMA: The Reckoning
Apr/02/2011
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Jordan Smith Showdown Fights 2 - Respect
Sep/24/2010
Decision (Split) 3 5:00
win Jake Paul Showdown Fights 1 - Burkman vs. Paul
Apr/09/2010
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Brandon Melendez Throwdown Showdown 5 - Homecoming
Nov/20/2009
KO (Punch) 1 4:14
loss Pete Sell UFC 90 - Silva vs. Cote
Oct/25/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Mike Reid 3 5:00
loss Dustin Hazelett UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 7 Finale
Jun/21/2008
Submission (Armbar) Josh Rosenthal 2 4:46
loss Mike Swick UFC Fight Night 12 - Swick vs. Burkman
Jan/23/2008
Decision (Majority) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
win Forrest Petz UFC 77 - Hostile Territory
Oct/20/2007
Decision (Split) Yves Lavigne 3 5:00
loss Karo Parisyan UFC 71 - Liddell vs. Jackson
May/26/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Chad Reiner UFC Fight Night 8 - Evans vs. Salmon
Jan/25/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Troy Waugh 3 5:00
win Josh Neer UFC 61 - Bitter Rivals
Jul/08/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
loss Jon Fitch UFC Fight Night 4 - Bonnar vs. Jardine
Apr/06/2006
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Steve Mazzagatti 2 4:57
win Drew Fickett UFC Fight Night 3 - Sylvia vs. Silva
Jan/16/2006
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Mario Yamasaki 1 1:07
win Sam Morgan UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale
Nov/05/2005
KO (Slam) Jon Schorle 1 0:21
loss Jeremy Horn XFC - Dome Of Destruction 1
Apr/29/2005
Technical Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 1:14
win Brian Wieber IFC - Eve Of Destruction
Mar/05/2005
TKO (Punches) 1 2:36
win Kyacey Uscola SF 4 - Fight For Freedom
Jun/26/2004
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 N/A
win Drew Ellisor CFC 1 - Cage Fighting Championship 1
May/01/2004
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Isidro Gonzalez SF 2 - On the Move
Mar/19/2004
Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 1:58
loss Matt Horwich SF 1 - Revolution
Feb/21/2004
Submission (Triangle Choke) 2 2:11
win Jeremy Brown UCE - Winter Warrior Land - Episode 1
Nov/29/2003
Decision 0 0:00
win Derek Downey UCE - Summer Series - Episode 4
Aug/30/2003
Decision 3 3:00
win Brian Garlick UCE - Round 4 - Finals
Jul/12/2003
Submission 2 0:00
win Jeremy Brown UCE - Round 4 - Semi-Finals
Jul/05/2003
Submission 1 0:00
win Matthew Bell UCE - Round 4 - Episode 4
Jun/28/2003
KO 1 0:00
win Gedeon Jarvis UCE - Round 3 - Finals
May/10/2003
Submission 1 0:00
win Hank Weiss UCE - Round 3 - Semi-Finals
May/03/2003
KO 1 0:00
win Matt King UCE - Round 3 - Episode 2
Apr/12/2003
Submission 1 0:00
win Cedric Nicholsen UCE - Round 3 - Episode 1
Apr/05/2003
Submission 1 0:00
loss Hank Weiss UCE - Round 2 - Episode 1
Feb/07/2003
Submission 0 0:00
win Melvin Guillard UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 2 Elimination Bouts, Day 1
Jun/15/2005
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00