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Tyson Griffin Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 17-8-0

Griffin was a standout wrestler at Albany High School and moved on to wrestle at Santa Rosa Junior College before dropping out. He began training at David Terrell's NorCal Fighting Alliance and the Cesar Gracie Academy. During his first mixed martial arts training session, Terrell cut two gashes over Griffin's left eye, requiring stitches. Griffin states that he committed himself to a career in MMA while in the hospital waiting room. His mother supported him during his first year of training, but after his professional debut he had to get side jobs to support himself through his early career.

Last Fight: Jordan Bailey
Age: 38
Height 5'6"
Weight 155 lbs
Nick Name: N/A
Nationality: United States
Association: American Kickboxing Academy
17 Wins
KO / TKO
6
35%
Submission
3
17%
Decisions
8
47%
8 Losses
KO / TKO
3
37%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
5
62%

Wiki Stats

Reach 69 in (175 cm)
Team American Kickboxing Academy
Rank   Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Years active 2004–2014, 2018
University Santa Rosa Junior College

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Tyson Griffin next fight?
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Tyson Griffin last fight?
Tyson Griffin won his last fight against Jordan Bailey by Decision (Unanimous) on Aug. 04, 2018 at URCC 34 - Destiny.
Is Tyson Griffin retired?
Tyson Griffin last fought Jordan Bailey 3 years 9 months and 21 days ago, and should be considered inactive.
Should I bet on Tyson Griffin?
Tyson Griffin has a 68% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 85% of his fights.
Out of the 14 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -263 favorite, and out of 12 favored matches, he has won 58% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 2 matches, with a win rate of 0% and an odds average of +137.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 14 of Tyson Griffin betting fights, you would have lost $409.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have made $357.
Where is Tyson Griffin from?
Tyson Griffin is from Santa Rosa, California, United States.
Did Tyson Griffin go to college?
Tyson Griffin attended Santa Rosa Junior College.
Has Tyson Griffin ever been knocked out?
Tyson Griffin has lost 3 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by TKO (Punches) from Gesias Cavalcante on Aug. 10, 2013 at WSOF 4 - Spong vs. DeAnda
How long has Tyson Griffin been fighting?
Tyson Griffin has been fighting for a period of 13 years 7 months and 16 days, his first fight was on Nov. 18, 2004 at GC 32 - King of the Hill. He has accumalated roughly 4 hours, 8 minutes and 58 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
win Jordan Bailey URCC 34 - Destiny
Aug/04/2018
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
loss Luiz Firmino WSOF 10 - Branch vs. Taylor
Jun/21/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
loss Gesias Cavalcante WSOF 4 - Spong vs. DeAnda
Aug/10/2013
TKO (Punches) Jason McCoy 3 1:37
win Efrain Escudero RFA 4 - Griffin vs. Escudero
Nov/02/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
loss Bart Palaszewski UFC 137 - Penn vs. Diaz
Oct/29/2011
KO (Punches) Steve Mazzagatti 1 2:45
win Manny Gamburyan UFC Live 4 - Kongo vs. Barry
Jun/26/2011
Decision (Majority) Chip Snider 3 5:00
loss Nik Lentz UFC 123 - Rampage vs. Machida
Nov/20/2010
Decision (Split) Herb Dean 3 5:00
loss Takanori Gomi UFC Live 2 - Jones vs. Matyushenko
Aug/01/2010
KO (Punch) Jason Herzog 1 1:04
loss Evan Dunham UFC 115 - Liddell vs. Franklin
Jun/12/2010
Decision (Split) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Hermes Franca UFC 103 - Franklin vs. Belfort
Sep/19/2009
TKO (Punches) Dan Miragliotta 2 3:26
win Rafael dos Anjos UFC Fight Night 18 - Condit vs. Kampmann
Apr/01/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Mario Yamasaki 3 5:00
loss Sean Sherk UFC 90 - Silva vs. Cote
Oct/25/2008
Decision (Unanimous) David Smith 3 5:00
win Marcus Aurelio UFC 86 - Jackson vs. Griffin
Jul/05/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Gleison Tibau UFC 81 - Breaking Point
Feb/02/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
win Thiago Tavares UFC 76 - Knockout
Sep/22/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
win Clay Guida UFC 72 - Victory
Jun/16/2007
Decision (Split) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Frankie Edgar UFC 67 - All or Nothing
Feb/03/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
win David Lee UFC 63 - Hughes vs. Penn 2
Sep/23/2006
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Steve Mazzagatti 1 1:50
win Duane Ludwig Strikeforce - Revenge
Jun/09/2006
TKO (Punches) Jon Schorle 1 3:57
win Chuck Kim GC 49 - Face Off
Apr/08/2006
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 3:34
win Melchor Manibusan FFCF 5 - Unleashed
Jan/27/2006
TKO (Punches) 1 4:05
win Jorge Evangelista GC 46 - Avalanche
Dec/11/2005
KO (Punches) 1 3:14
win Urijah Faber GC 42 - Summer Slam
Sep/10/2005
TKO (Punches) 3 0:05
win Cody Williams GC 36 - Proving Grounds
Apr/09/2005
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 2:05
win Ryan Frost GC 32 - King of the Hill
Nov/18/2004
TKO (Punches) 1 1:16