Josh
Thomson
20-7-0, 1NC( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 22 fights.
Record: 20-7-0, 1NC
Summary: Striker and Cardio

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Punk
From: San Jose, California USA
Age: 36
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
357
46% Successful
164
Types of Successful Strikes
0
164
62% Standing
21%
18%
101
34
29
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
24
42% Successful
10
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
5
0
Takedown Defense
36
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Josh Thomson Jul 26, 2014
45 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Bobby Green 59 0 0 0
Loss
Benson Henderson Jan 25, 2014
46 4 1 1 R5 Decision - Split
Josh Thomson 19 4 0 4
Win
Nate Diaz Apr 20, 2013
21 1 1 0 R2 KO/TKO
Josh Thomson 36 1 0 0
Loss
Gilbert Melendez May 19, 2012
77 5 0 0 R5 Decision - Split
Josh Thomson 64 2 2 1
Win
Josh Thomson Mar 3, 2012
41 4 1 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
KJ Noons 29 0 0 1
Loss
Josh Thomson
Dynamite!! 2010
Dec 31, 2010
14 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Tatsuya Kawajiri 18 6 2 9
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Diaz vs. Noons 2
Oct 9, 2010
16 1 1 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Gesias Cavalcante 14 1 2 1
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Fedor vs. Werdum
Jun 26, 2010
18 0 6 1 R3 Submission
Pat Healy 17 4 1 3
Gilbert Melendez
Strikeforce - Evolution
Dec 19, 2009
103 0 0 0 R5 Decision - Unanimous
Josh Thomson 74 2 0 1
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - At the Mansion 2
Sep 20, 2008
6 0 0 1 R1 KO/TKO
Ashe Bowman 3 0 0 0
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Melendez vs. Thomson
Jun 27, 2008
100 6 1 3 R5 Decision - Unanimous
Gilbert Melendez 44 0 0 0
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Playboy Mansion
Sep 29, 2007
33 1 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Adam Lynn 7 0 0 0
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Shamrock vs. Baroni
Jun 22, 2007
4 1 2 1 R1 Submission
Nick Gonzalez 1 0 0 0
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Triple Threat
Dec 8, 2006
97 1 1 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Nam Phan 31 1 1 0
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Tank vs. Buentello
Oct 7, 2006
22 2 1 5 R2 Submission
Duane Ludwig 3 0 1 1
Win
Josh Thomson
Strikeforce - Revenge
Jun 9, 2006
37 3 3 4 R3 Submission
Harris Sarmiento 15 3 0 0
Clay Guida
Strikeforce - Shamrock vs. Gracie
Mar 10, 2006
48 11 1 4 R5 Decision - Unanimous
Josh Thomson 12 0 5 2
Win
Josh Thomson
PRIDE Bushido 8
Jul 17, 2005
1 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Daisuke Sugie 0 1 1 1
Loss
Yves Edwards Aug 21, 2004
16 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Josh Thomson 13 2 0 0
Win
Josh Thomson Jan 31, 2004
40 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Majority
Hermes Franca 22 2 1 1
Win
Josh Thomson Sep 26, 2003
11 1 0 1 R1 KO/TKO
Gerald Strebendt 0 0 3 0
Win
Josh Thomson
WFA 3
Nov 23, 2002
67 3 4 5 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Rob McCullough 11 0 0 0

Biography

When and why did you start fighting? “I started in 1998. I started doing it with a bunch of guys I wrestled with at North Idaho College. I mostly did it for fun.”

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? “It means I accomplished my goal. And that goal was to make it to the big show.”

Do you have any heroes? “My two grandmothers.”

Career

Trained With

Luke Rockhold
Luke Rockhold
13-2-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Gilbert Melendez
Gilbert Melendez
22-3-0
( W-L-D )
KJ Noons
KJ Noons
12-6-0
( W-L-D )

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