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Randy Couture Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 19-11-0

Couture was born in Everett, Washington, the son of Sharan Amelia (née King) and Edward Lewis "Ed" Couture. He wrestled at Alderwood Middle School in Lynnwood, Washington, then moved on to Lynnwood High School, where he won a State Championship during his senior year in wrestling. He served in the U.S. Army from 1982 to 1988, attaining the rank of Sergeant in the 101st Airborne, where he "wrestled and did a little boxing."

Last Fight: Lyoto Machida
Age: 59
Height 6'1"
Weight 203 lbs
Nick Name: "The Natural"
Nationality: United States
Association: Xtreme Couture
19 Wins
KO / TKO
7
36%
Submission
4
21%
Decisions
8
42%
11 Losses
KO / TKO
7
63%
Submission
4
36%
Decisions
1
9%

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Residence Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Reach 75 in (191 cm)
Style Wrestling
Team Team Quest (1999–2006)Xtreme Couture (2006–2011)
Rank Sergeant
Wrestling NCAA Division I Wrestling Olympic Alternate Greco-Roman Wrestling
Years active 1997–2011
University Oklahoma State University

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Randy Couture next fight?
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Randy Couture last fight?
Randy Couture lost his last fight against Lyoto Machida by KO (Front Kick) on Apr. 30, 2011 at UFC 129 - St. Pierre vs. Shields.
Is Randy Couture retired?
Randy Couture last fought Lyoto Machida 11 years 7 months and 2 days ago, and should be considered retired.
Should I bet on Randy Couture?
Randy Couture has a 63% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 71% of his fights.
Out of the 7 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -256 favorite, and out of 5 favored matches, he has won 80% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 2 matches, with a win rate of 0% and an odds average of +185.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 7 of Randy Couture betting fights, you would have lost $99.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $197.
Where is Randy Couture from?
Randy Couture is from Corvallis, Oregon, United States.
Did Randy Couture go to college?
Randy Couture attended Oklahoma State University.
Has Randy Couture ever been knocked out?
Randy Couture has lost 7 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Front Kick) from Lyoto Machida on Apr. 30, 2011 at UFC 129 - St. Pierre vs. Shields
How long has Randy Couture been fighting?
Randy Couture has been fighting for a period of 13 years 10 months and , his first fight was on May. 30, 1997 at UFC 13 - The Ultimate Force. He has accumalated roughly 5 hours, 25 minutes and 24 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Lyoto Machida UFC 129 - St. Pierre vs. Shields
Apr/30/2011
KO (Front Kick) Yves Lavigne 2 1:05
win James Toney UFC 118 - Edgar vs. Penn 2
Aug/28/2010
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Mario Yamasaki 1 3:19
win Mark Coleman UFC 109 - Relentless
Feb/06/2010
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Steve Mazzagatti 2 1:09
win Brandon Vera UFC 105 - Couture vs. Vera
Nov/14/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
loss Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira UFC 102 - Couture vs. Nogueira
Aug/29/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Mario Yamasaki 3 5:00
loss Brock Lesnar UFC 91 - Couture vs. Lesnar
Nov/15/2008
TKO (Punches) Mario Yamasaki 2 3:07
win Gabriel Gonzaga UFC 74 - Respect
Aug/25/2007
TKO (Punches) Herb Dean 3 1:37
win Tim Sylvia UFC 68 - Uprising
Mar/03/2007
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
loss Chuck Liddell UFC 57 - Liddell vs. Couture 3
Feb/04/2006
KO (Punch) John McCarthy 2 1:28
win Mike Van Arsdale UFC 54 - Boiling Point
Aug/20/2005
Submission (Anaconda Choke) Herb Dean 3 0:52
loss Chuck Liddell UFC 52 - Couture vs. Liddell 2
Apr/16/2005
KO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 2:06
win Vitor Belfort UFC 49 - Unfinished Business
Aug/21/2004
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Vitor Belfort UFC 46 - Supernatural
Jan/31/2004
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) John McCarthy 1 0:49
win Tito Ortiz UFC 44 - Undisputed
Sep/26/2003
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Chuck Liddell UFC 43 - Meltdown
Jun/06/2003
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 3 2:39
loss Ricco Rodriguez UFC 39 - The Warriors Return
Sep/27/2002
TKO (Submission to Elbow) John McCarthy 5 3:04
loss Josh Barnett UFC 36 - Worlds Collide
Mar/22/2002
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 2 4:35
win Pedro Rizzo UFC 34 - High Voltage
Nov/02/2001
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 3 1:38
win Pedro Rizzo UFC 31 - Locked & Loaded
May/04/2001
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
loss Valentijn Overeem Rings - King of Kings 2000 Final
Feb/24/2001
Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 0:56
win Tsuyoshi Kosaka Rings - King of Kings 2000 Final
Feb/24/2001
Decision (Unanimous) 2 5:00
win Kevin Randleman UFC 28 - High Stakes
Nov/17/2000
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 3 4:13
win Ryushi Yanagisawa Rings - King of Kings 2000 Block A
Oct/09/2000
Decision (Majority) 2 5:00
win Jeremy Horn Rings - King of Kings 2000 Block A
Oct/09/2000
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
loss Mikhail Ilyukhin Rings - Rise 1st
Mar/20/1999
Submission (Kimura) Ryogaku Wada 1 7:43
loss Enson Inoue VTJ 1998 - Vale Tudo Japan 1998
Oct/25/1998
Submission (Armbar) Yasuyuki Ogata 1 1:39
win Maurice Smith UFC 15.5 - Ultimate Japan 1
Dec/21/1997
Decision (Majority) John McCarthy 1 21:00
win Vitor Belfort UFC 15 - Collision Course
Oct/17/1997
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 8:16
win Steven Graham UFC 13 - The Ultimate Force
May/30/1997
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 3:13
win Tony Halme UFC 13 - The Ultimate Force
May/30/1997
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) John McCarthy 1 0:56