Shawn
Jordan
16-6-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 10 fights.
Record: 16-6-0
Summary: Athleticism, power, toughness

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Savage
From: El Paso, Texas USA
Fights Out Of: Albuquerque, New Mexico USA
Age: 30
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 260 lb ( 118 kg )
College: Louisiana State University
Degree: Kinesiology

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
348
52% Successful
180
Types of Successful Strikes
0
180
54% Standing
18%
28%
97
32
51
Striking Defense
52
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
13
38% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
9
0
Takedown Defense
89
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Shawn Jordan Jan 3, 2015
-- -- -- -- --
Jared Cannonier -- -- -- --
Win
Shawn Jordan Aug 16, 2014
32 3 0 4 R3 KO/TKO
Jack May 20 0 0 0
Loss
Matt Mitrione Mar 1, 2014
24 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Shawn Jordan 15 0 0 0
Loss
Gabriel Gonzaga Oct 19, 2013
8 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Shawn Jordan 2 0 0 0
Win
Pat Barry Jun 15, 2013
2 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Shawn Jordan 10 0 0 0
Win
Mike Russow Jan 26, 2013
25 1 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Shawn Jordan 42 2 0 4
Loss
Cheick Kongo Jul 21, 2012
38 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Shawn Jordan 15 0 0 1
Win
Oli Thompson Mar 2, 2012
29 0 1 0 R2 KO/TKO
Shawn Jordan 64 0 0 0
Win
Lavar Johnson
Strikeforce Challengers 19
Sep 23, 2011
23 0 0 0 R2 Submission
Shawn Jordan 10 3 1 3
Loss
Shawn Jordan
Strikeforce Challengers 17
Jul 22, 2011
40 1 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Devin Cole 71 2 0 3

Biography

TRAINING: Typically I wake up about 8 am and eat a small breakfast then head to my first training session at Jackson / Winkeljohn’s gym. We do different classes on different days. Then midday I return to do mitt work with Mike Winkeljohn. After that we have an evening training session which consists of different drills and grappling techniques. Then its' ice tub time!

When and why did you start training for fighting? I wrestled in high school and when I finished playing football, I still needed the competition. So it seemed like a good outlet. I started and competed once and I fell in love with it.

What ranks and titles have you held? None

Do you have any heroes? One of my all-time favorite fighters is Fedor Emelianenko. He’s a mean, gritty fighter

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
I’m totally excited about it. It’s a thrill, and when you get into this sport, this is the tier everyone’s trying to get to. It’s a great honor and I’m excited to be a part of it.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? LSU. Graduated with a Kinesiology – human movement degree and a chemistry degree.

What was your job before you started fighting? Played football. Won two national titles with LSU

Favorite grappling technique: Suplexes

Favorite Striking technique: Lead uppercut

•    Pro since 2009

•    Nine wins by KO, three by submission

•    Former fullback on the LSU football team

•    Had 1-1 record in Strikeforce with a September 2011 submission of Lavar Johnson

Career

Trained With

Brian Stann
Brian Stann
12-6-0
( W-L-D )
Clay Guida
Clay Guida
31-12-0
( W-L-D )
Jon Jones
Jon Jones
20-1-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Lavar Johnson
Lavar Johnson
17-7-0
( W-L-D )
Oli Thompson
Oli Thompson
9-4-0
( W-L-D )

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