Tim
Means
20-5-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 20-5-1
Summary: Cardio, technique, huge heart

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Dirty Bird
From: Wilburton, Oklahoma USA
Fights Out Of: Albuquerque, New Mexico USA
Age: 30
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
438
43% Successful
190
Types of Successful Strikes
0
190
58% Standing
18%
23%
111
35
44
Striking Defense
62
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
3
2
Takedown Defense
61
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Neil Magny May 10, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Tim Means -- -- -- --
Loss
Danny Castillo Jul 27, 2013
25 6 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Tim Means 38 0 0 1
Loss
Tim Means Apr 20, 2013
43 0 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jorge Masvidal 50 6 0 2
Win
Tim Means Jun 8, 2012
26 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Justin Salas 5 0 0 0
Win
Tim Means Feb 15, 2012
83 0 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Bernardo Magalhaes 28 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Wake up around 7 am and hit the gym for cardio or technique. Take a lunch, then come back around 3pm for Technique and sparring. Then teach kids classes until 8pm.

When and why did you start training for fighting? Coach Vaughn got me started when I was about 12 years old. I was a scrappy little kid, and he was helping me stay away from the bad crowd and keeping me out of trouble - New Mexico can be a tough place to grow up.

What ranks and titles have you held? KOTC champion at lightweight, welterweight, super welterweight.

Do you have any heroes? My coach Tom Vaughn, My family.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything, it has been a long and hard struggle to get here, and now I am just going to show why I belong to stay here. It means all my hard work has paid off, and that all the people who believed in me were right and I want to make all of them proud.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? I have worked construction, now I help coach little kids at the gym.

Favorite grappling technique: Rear Naked Choke

Favorite Striking technique: Flying Knee

•    Pro since 2004

•    12 wins by KO, three by submission

•    All submission wins by rear naked choke

•    First two losses came against UFC vets Spencer Fisher and Luke Caudillo

•    After going 3-2 in first five fights, took four year hiatus from the sport. 14-1-1 since his return.

Career

Key Opponents

Bernardo Magalhaes
Bernardo Magalhaes
11-3-0
( W-L-D )

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