John
Gunderson
23-8-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 23-8-0
Summary: Well rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: Guns
From: Houston, Texas USA
Fights Out Of: Las Vegas, NV USA
Age: 34
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Media

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
171
27% Successful
47
Types of Successful Strikes
0
47
43% Standing
49% Ground
20
4
23
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
15
33% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
6
7
0
Takedown Defense
11
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Yves Edwards Sep 15, 2010
54 1 1 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
John Gunderson 15 0 2 0
Win
John Gunderson Jun 19, 2010
31 4 0 7 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mark Holst 2 1 3 1
Loss
Rafaello Oliveira Jan 2, 2010
21 6 4 13 R3 Decision - Unanimous
John Gunderson 1 1 4 0

Biography

Training: A typical day of training is drilling, technique, and conditioning in the morning. Then live sparring at night.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
I started boxing when I was 16, then started grappling when I was 21, because I watched my first UFC at 20 and was hooked. It was Tito Ortiz vs. Jerry Bohlander.

What ranks and titles have you held?
5x Desert Brawl champion in Oregon, Sport Fight Champion, current Ring Of Fire champion, and current MMA Xplosion champion.

Do you have any heroes?
Randy Couture

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
I’ve worked for eight years for this - words can’t explain it.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
No, went right to work on power lines out of high school, flew to Daytona Florida, worked and went to community college through the union.

What was your job before you started fighting?
Bridge Builder

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
17-1 as an amateur boxer, 13-3 in amateur MMA.

Career

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