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Muhammed Lawal Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 21-10-0 NC(1)

Lawal was raised along with his siblings by a single Muslim mother. Growing up Lawal was a fan of professional wrestling and began competing in wrestling at Plano East Senior High School in Plano, Texas. As a junior Lawal won a state title in the Greco-Roman category and also finished as a state runner-up. During his senior season Lawal went undefeated and became a state champion after defeating 171 pound favorite Barrett Lidji. Lawal also competed in football, earning All-District honors as a linebacker during his junior season and as a wide receiver in his senior season. Lawal also lettered in track and field.

Last Fight: Andrew Kapel
Age: 41
Height 6'0"
Weight 205 lbs
Nick Name: "King Mo"
Nationality: United States
Association: American Top Team
21 Wins
KO / TKO
13
61%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
8
38%
10 Losses
KO / TKO
7
70%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
3
30%

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Reach 79 in (201 cm)
Team American Top Team Mayweather Boxing
Rank NCAA Division I Wrestling
Years active 2008–2019
University Oklahoma State University University of Central Oklahoma

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Muhammed Lawal next fight?
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Muhammed Lawal last fight?
Muhammed Lawal lost his last fight against Andrew Kapel by KO (Punches) on Nov. 08, 2019 at Bellator 233 - Salter vs. van Steenis.
Is Muhammed Lawal retired?
Muhammed Lawal last fought Andrew Kapel 3 years 20 days ago, and should be considered inactive.
Should I bet on Muhammed Lawal?
Muhammed Lawal has a 67% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 85% of his fights.
Out of the 28 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -594 favorite, and out of 24 favored matches, he has won 75% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 4 matches, with a win rate of 25% and an odds average of +168.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 28 of Muhammed Lawal betting fights, you would have lost $225.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have made $160.
Where is Muhammed Lawal from?
Muhammed Lawal is from Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
Did Muhammed Lawal go to college?
Muhammed Lawal attended Oklahoma State University University of Central Oklahoma.
Has Muhammed Lawal ever been knocked out?
Muhammed Lawal has lost 7 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punches) from Andrew Kapel on Nov. 08, 2019 at Bellator 233 - Salter vs. van Steenis
How long has Muhammed Lawal been fighting?
Muhammed Lawal has been fighting for a period of 11 years 10 days, his first fight was on Sep. 28, 2008 at Sengoku - Fifth Battle. He has accumalated roughly 5 hours, 1 minutes and 55 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Andrew Kapel Bellator 233 - Salter vs. van Steenis
Nov/08/2019
KO (Punches) Jerin Valel 1 1:22
loss Jiri Prochazka Rizin FF - Rizin 15
Apr/21/2019
TKO (Punches) Minoru Toyonaga 3 3:02
loss Liam McGeary Bellator 213 - Macfarlane vs. Letourneau
Dec/15/2018
TKO (Punches) Chris West 3 0:53
loss Ryan Bader Bellator 199 - Bader vs. King Mo
May/12/2018
TKO (Punches) Mike Beltran 1 0:15
win Quinton Jackson Bellator 175 - Rampage vs. King Mo 2
Mar/31/2017
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Mirko Filipovic Rizin 3 - Rizin Fighting World Grand Prix 2016: 2nd Round
Dec/29/2016
TKO (Punches) Yoshinori Umeki 2 1:41
win Satoshi Ishii Bellator 169 - King Mo vs. Ishii
Dec/16/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Dan Miragliotta 3 5:00
loss Phil Davis Bellator 154 - Davis vs. King Mo
May/14/2016
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Jiri Prochazka Rizin Fighting Federation - Iza no Mai
Dec/31/2015
KO (Punch) John McCarthy 1 5:09
win Teodoras Aukstuolis Rizin Fighting Federation - Iza no Mai
Dec/31/2015
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 2 5:00
win Brett McDermott Rizin Fighting Federation - Saraba no Utake
Dec/29/2015
KO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 9:10
win Linton Vassell Bellator 142 - Dynamite
Sep/19/2015
Decision (Unanimous) Edward Collantes 2 5:00
win Cheick Kongo Bellator 134 - British Invasion
Feb/27/2015
Decision (Split) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Joe Vedepo Bellator 131 - Tito vs. Bonnar
Nov/15/2014
TKO (Punches) Jason Herzog 3 0:39
win Dustin Jacoby Bellator MMA - Bellator 123
Sep/05/2014
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 2 1:13
loss Quinton Jackson Bellator MMA - Bellator 120
May/17/2014
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Mikhail Zayats Bellator MMA - Bellator 110
Feb/28/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Todd Anderson 3 5:00
loss Emanuel Newton Bellator MMA - Bellator 106
Nov/02/2013
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 5 5:00
win Jacob Noe Bellator MMA - Bellator 97
Jul/31/2013
TKO (Retirement) Jason Herzog 3 2:51
win Seth Petruzelli Bellator MMA - Bellator 96
Jun/19/2013
KO (Punch) John McCarthy 1 1:35
loss Emanuel Newton Bellator MMA - Bellator 90
Feb/21/2013
KO (Spinning Backfist) Rob Hinds 1 2:35
win Przemyslaw Mysiala Bellator MMA - Bellator 86
Jan/24/2013
TKO (Punches) Kerry Hatley 1 3:52
NC Lorenz Larkin Strikeforce - Rockhold vs. Jardine
Jan/07/2012
No Contest (Overturned) Kim Winslow 2 1:32
win Roger Gracie Strikeforce - Barnett vs. Kharitonov
Sep/10/2011
KO (Punches) Jerry Poe 1 4:33
loss Rafael Cavalcante Strikeforce - Houston
Aug/21/2010
TKO (Punches and Elbows) John McCarthy 3 1:14
win Gegard Mousasi Strikeforce - Nashville
Apr/17/2010
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Mike Whitehead Strikeforce - Evolution
Dec/19/2009
KO (Punches) Jon Schorle 1 3:08
win Mark Kerr M-1 Global - Breakthrough
Aug/28/2009
TKO (Punches) Chuck Wolfe 1 0:25
win Ryo Kawamura Sengoku - Seventh Battle
Mar/20/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Samio Kimura 3 5:00
win Yukiya Naito Sengoku - No Ran 2009
Jan/04/2009
TKO (Punches) Samio Kimura 1 3:54
win Fabio Silva Sengoku - Sixth Battle
Nov/01/2008
TKO (Punches) Kenichi Serizawa 3 0:41
win Travis Wiuff Sengoku - Fifth Battle
Sep/28/2008
TKO (Punches) Yoshinori Umeki 1 2:11