Mike
Rhodes
6-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 6-3-0
Summary: Well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: Biggie
From: Waterloo, Iowa USA
Fights Out Of: Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA
Age: 25
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Degree: Criminal Justice

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
251
39% Successful
98
Types of Successful Strikes
0
98
92% Standing
90
8
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
6
33% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
0
0
Takedown Defense
80
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Erick Silva Dec 20, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Mike Rhodes -- -- -- --
Loss
Robert Whittaker Jun 28, 2014
66 1 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mike Rhodes 47 0 0 0
Loss
George Sullivan Jan 25, 2014
61 2 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mike Rhodes 51 2 1 0

Biography

TRAINING: Wake up, strength and conditioning at NX level, then Roufusport for pro practice, which varies each day. Mitts with coach at night and runs at the WAC.
 
Thoughts on opponent, Erick Silva? He’s a very tough opponent and a Brazilian superstar. It will take a great effort to beat him and that's what I'm training to do!

When and why did you start training for fighting?
Three years ago

What ranks and titles have you held?
170lb RFA champion, blue belt in jiu-jitsu

Do you have any heroes?
My mother Sandra Harmon - the strongest person I know!

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
This is the reason for my existence the last three years. To put in all the hard work I do, this is where every fighter wants to be. I plan on being here a while.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Yes, I have a degree in Criminal Justice

What was your job before you started fighting?
I was a full-time student while bouncing at a bar

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
6-1 record. Iowa challenge amateur 185-pound champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Black belt in Roufus kickboxing system, purple belt under Daniel Wanderley in jiu-jitsu

Favorite grappling technique:
Rear naked choke

Favorite striking technique:
Right hand
• Pro since 2012

• Three wins by KO, one by submission

• Three first round finishes
 
• Origin of nickname: “I used to weigh 273 pounds. I was a big fella.”

Career

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