Mike
Pyle
26-11-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 20 fights.
Record: 26-11-1
Summary: Striking and jiu-jitsu

Fighter Info

Nickname: Quicksand
From: Dresden, Tennessee USA
Age: 39
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
659
47% Successful
307
Types of Successful Strikes
0
307
51% Standing
21%
28%
158
64
85
Striking Defense
58
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
43
40% Successful
17
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
14
18
3
Takedown Defense
73
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided

Biography

TRAINING: Training days are simple ... Work hard, work smart, and win!!

When and why did you start training for fighting? 1998.....it just looked like fun

What ranks and titles have you held? WEC 170-pound champ, Viking fight 185-pound champ

Do you have any heroes? All the solders overseas right now

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? To me it means everything... it is the top of the line organization, so that means I have gotten to the top and I want to stay there.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting?
Machinist

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Kick and Shoot champ in Memphis, TN

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
WEC champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Brown belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: any move that finishes the fight

Favorite Striking technique: knees

Career

Trained With

Randy Couture
Randy Couture
19-11-0
( W-L-D )
Forrest Griffin
Forrest Griffin
19-7-0
( W-L-D )

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