Anthony
Johnson
21-5-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #2 Light Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 4 Performance of the Night / 1 Fight of the Night
2 Knockout of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 21-5-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: Rumble
From: Dublin, Georgia USA
Fights Out Of: Boca Raton, Florida USA
Age: 31
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )
Reach 78"
Leg Reach 44"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
756
47% Successful
355
Types of Successful Strikes
0
355
56% Standing
16%
28%
200
57
98
Striking Defense
64
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
30
60% Successful
18
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
5
10
1
Takedown Defense
79
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Anthony Johnson
Jan 30, 2016
11
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Anthony Johnson
Sep 5, 2015
25
8
2
0
0
0
1
0
R2 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Anthony Johnson
May 23, 2015
23
23
1
3
0
3
0
4
R3 Submission
Win
Anthony Johnson
Jan 24, 2015
10
30
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Anthony Johnson
Jul 26, 2014
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Anthony Johnson
Apr 26, 2014
21
45
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Anthony Johnson
Jan 14, 2012
14
4
0
2
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Win
Anthony Johnson
Oct 1, 2011
16
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO
Knockout of the Night
Win
Anthony Johnson
Mar 26, 2011
20
2
4
0
2
3
3
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Anthony Johnson
Nov 21, 2009
19
16
2
0
1
0
3
0
R2 Submission
Fight of the Night
Win
Anthony Johnson
Oct 24, 2009
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Anthony Johnson
Feb 7, 2009
21
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Anthony Johnson
Dec 13, 2008
35
17
3
0
0
2
2
0
R3 KO/TKO
Knockout of the Night
Loss
Anthony Johnson
Jul 19, 2008
37
51
0
5
0
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Anthony Johnson
Apr 2, 2008
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Anthony Johnson
Sep 22, 2007
12
22
1
1
2
3
2
1
R2 Submission
Win
Anthony Johnson
Jun 12, 2007
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Training is crazy for me. I get up every day and do strength and conditioning at 5:30am. I have my privates with my trainer from 9:30-10:30 then I do team training right after. Night training starts at 7pm and we go crazy on each other "Blackzilian" style.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started when I was 20 yrs old. My friend asked me to try it out after wrestling in college. I tried it out once and got hooked. 

What ranks and titles have you held? Rocky Mountain National tournament winner

Do you have any heroes? My granddad (pop) and Walter Payton

What is your favorite technique? None

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means the world to me. I've worked hard to get my weight down, I feel great, and wouldn’t change anything for the world. Now I can take care of my family how I need to. 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Lassen Community College

What was your job before you started fighting? Bouncer

•    Junior college National Wrestling Champion for Lassen Community College

•    Knockout of Burns was the TUF8 Finale’s Knockout of The Night.

•    His first two UFC victories lasted a combined 64 seconds. All but one of his UFC wins have come by knockout.

•    Seven wins by KO or TKO

•    Has deadly mix of speed and power

•    Hardy fight followed a 16 month layoff due to a knee injury

Career

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