Cub
Swanson
21-5-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 15 fights.
Record: 21-5-0
Summary: Ground game, scrambling

Fighter Info

From: Palm Springs, California USA
Fights Out Of: Palm Springs, CA USA
Age: 30
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1203
45% Successful
540
Types of Successful Strikes
0
540
76% Standing
15%
409
51
80
Striking Defense
67
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
32
56% Successful
18
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
9
13
3
Takedown Defense
51
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Cub Swanson Jun 28, 2014
87 0 0 0 R5 Decision - Unanimous
Jeremy Stephens 65 2 0 0
Win
Cub Swanson Jul 6, 2013
43 1 0 1 R3 KO/TKO
Dennis Siver 26 1 0 2
Win
Cub Swanson Feb 16, 2013
58 2 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Dustin Poirier 58 2 0 0
Win
Cub Swanson Sep 22, 2012
9 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Charles Oliveira 6 1 0 0
Win
Ross Pearson Jun 22, 2012
38 3 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Cub Swanson 45 0 0 0
Win
Cub Swanson Jan 28, 2012
43 2 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
George Roop 35 0 0 0
Loss
Cub Swanson Nov 12, 2011
17 1 1 1 R2 Submission
Ricardo Lamas 9 2 1 1
Win
Cub Swanson
WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki
Nov 11, 2010
83 4 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Mackens Semerzier 65 3 1 3
Loss
Cub Swanson
WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez
Aug 18, 2010
27 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Chad Mendes 17 8 0 4
Win
Cub Swanson
WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo
Nov 18, 2009
49 3 1 0 R3 Submission
John Franchi 38 4 0 1
Loss
Jose Aldo
WEC 41: Brown vs. Faber 2
Jun 7, 2009
2 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Cub Swanson 0 0 0 0
Win
Cub Swanson
WEC 37: Torres vs. Tapia
Dec 3, 2008
42 3 1 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Hiroyuki Takaya 39 2 0 1
Loss
Jens Pulver
WEC 31: Faber vs. Curran
Dec 12, 2007
0 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Cub Swanson 0 0 0 0
Win
Cub Swanson
WEC 28: Faber vs. Farrar
Jun 3, 2007
36 2 4 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Micah Miller 14 3 2 5
Win
Cub Swanson
WEC 26: Condit vs. Alessio
Mar 24, 2007
1 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Tommy Lee 0 1 0 0

Biography

TRAINING:  Wake up, train, eat, train, watch cartoons, train, train again, then sleep.

Thoughts on upcoming opponent, Erik Koch?
Tall and Buff

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training four years ago to stop getting into trouble.

What ranks and titles have you held? I’m a black belt in Jiu-Jitsu and have won many grappling tournaments like the Pan Ams.

Do you have any heroes? I admire anyone who fights to get what they want in life without screwing people over.

What is your favorite technique? The Superman double wrist lock

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went for a year but I was just there to play soccer.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I worked for United Cerebral Palsy. I helped children with disabilities on their social behavior.

Career

Trained With

Donald Cerrone
Donald Cerrone
24-6-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Clay Guida
Clay Guida
31-12-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Ricardo Lamas
Ricardo Lamas
14-3-0
( W-L-D )
Mackens Semerzier
Mackens Semerzier
8-4-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

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