Mark
Munoz
13-6-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #13 Middleweight

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 16 fights.
Record: 13-6-0
Summary: Wrestling, Muay Thai

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Filipino Wrecking Machine
From: Yokouska, California Japan
Fights Out Of: Vallejo, CA USA
Age: 37
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
College: Oklahoma State University
Degree: Health Science

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
765
51% Successful
393
Types of Successful Strikes
0
393
27%
24%
49% Ground
107
94
192
Striking Defense
57
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
81
25% Successful
20
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
5
14
4
Takedown Defense
58
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Mark Munoz
Feb 28, 2015
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
R1 Submission
Loss
Mark Munoz
UFC Fight Night: Munoz vs Mousasi
May 31, 2014
3
18
0
0
0
2
0
3
R1 Submission
Loss
Mark Munoz
Oct 26, 2013
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Jul 6, 2013
69
23
5
1
2
3
1
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Mark Munoz
Jul 11, 2012
0
28
0
2
0
2
0
5
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Nov 5, 2011
12
39
2
5
2
0
0
3
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Jun 11, 2011
44
32
3
0
1
2
1
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Mark Munoz
Mar 3, 2011
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Nov 20, 2010
43
76
5
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Mark Munoz
Aug 1, 2010
16
22
1
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Mark Munoz
Apr 10, 2010
9
25
0
1
3
0
1
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Jan 2, 2010
16
9
1
0
0
1
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Aug 29, 2009
53
38
2
3
2
1
2
4
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Mark Munoz
Mar 7, 2009
23
14
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
Ricardo Barros
WEC 37: Torres vs. Tapia
Dec 3, 2008
20
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Mark Munoz
WEC 34: Faber vs. Pulver
Jun 1, 2008
14
3
1
0
0
0
5
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: 8am mitt/pad work, 9am strength & conditioning, 10am pro practice

Thoughts on opponent, Chael Sonnen?
Chael is a top competitor. He's going to come out and bring it. I need to be prepared to go three rounds at a high pace because he's built a reputation of out-conditioning and grinding his opponents. I'm really looking forward to this one.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2007. I needed to compete.

What ranks and titles have you held? 2001 NCAA Div. 1 National Champion Wrestler, 2 time NCAA All American – Oklahoma State

Do you have any heroes? My parents, Randy Couture, John Smith, and Jesus Christ.

What is your favorite technique?  Wrestling.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is an amazing opportunity for me and I look forward to showing my skills.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?  I have a Bachelor of Science degree from Oklahoma State in Health Science.

What was your job before you started fighting?  I was a wrestling coach at UC Davis.

•    7-1 at middleweight

•    Win over Grove was UFC 112’s Fight of the Night

•    Was 2-0 in the WEC, stopping Chuck Grigsby and Ricardo Barros in the first round.

•    Six wins by KO / TKO

•    Standout high school football player

•    Got late start in MMA

Career

Trained With

Wanderlei Silva
Wanderlei Silva
35-12-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Krzysztof Soszynski
Krzysztof Soszynski
22-13-1
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Chris Leben
Chris Leben
22-11-0
( W-L-D )
Demian Maia
Demian Maia
19-6-0
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
CB Dollaway UFC on VERSUS SANCHEZ vs. KAMPMANN

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