Charlie
Brenneman
19-8-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 11 fights.
Record: 19-8-0
Summary: Great wrestling, Great cardio, Excellent scrambling

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Spaniard
From: Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania USA
Age: 34
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
College: Lock Haven University
Degree: Secondary Education/Spanish

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
228
57% Successful
129
Types of Successful Strikes
0
129
24%
14%
62% Ground
31
18
80
Striking Defense
47
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
57
42% Successful
24
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
28
1
Takedown Defense
73
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Charlie Brenneman
Nov 8, 2014
4
4
1
3
1
0
2
1
R1 Submission
Loss
Charlie Brenneman
Apr 26, 2014
16
13
0
2
0
0
1
2
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Charlie Brenneman
Jan 15, 2014
5
9
0
0
0
1
0
1
R1 Submission
Loss
Charlie Brenneman
Sep 22, 2012
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Charlie Brenneman
Jun 8, 2012
10
3
0
1
2
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Win
Charlie Brenneman
Jan 20, 2012
24
3
2
0
0
3
8
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Charlie Brenneman
Oct 1, 2011
16
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Charlie Brenneman
Jun 26, 2011
11
17
5
2
0
4
5
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Charlie Brenneman
Jan 22, 2011
26
10
3
0
0
0
9
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Johny Hendricks
Charlie Brenneman
UFC 117: Silva vs Sonnen
Aug 7, 2010
28
9
0
2
0
0
0
1
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Charlie Brenneman
Mar 31, 2010
33
12
6
0
0
3
2
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Training: A typical day of training is about 150 miles on the road, and 4 hours in the gym! I normally do strength and conditioning w/ my strength coach Don Messing in PA in the mornings, and sparring/ wrestling/ BJJ in the afternoons.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I had graduated college and was teaching high school Spanish. I needed to compete again, so with my collegiate wrestling base, I looked to MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? NCAA DI Top Twelve Finish, Ring of Combat Tournament Champion, Valley Fight League Welterweight Champ, Season I Champion of Spike TV's "Pros vs. Joes"

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is truly a dream come true. I vividly remember stating to my college friend three years ago, before I started fighting, "One day I will fight in the UFC."

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I have an undergrad degree in Secondary Ed./ Spanish from Lock Haven University, and a Master's Degree from East Stroudsburg Univ. in Mgmt. and Leadership / Sport Mgmt.

What was your job before you started fighting? Jr. and Sr. High School Spanish Teacher

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
Div. I collegiate wrestler, Top 12 Finish in 2004

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu blue belt

Favorite grappling technique:
G n P baby!

Favorite Striking technique:
Kicks and knees
 

Career

Trained With

Dan Miller
Dan Miller
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( W-L-D )
Jim Miller
Jim Miller
25-6-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Anthony Johnson
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