Tyson
Griffin
15-6-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 15 fights.
Record: 15-6-0
Summary: Aggressive ground and pound

Fighter Info

From: Sacramento, California USA
Age: 30
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1455
42% Successful
612
Types of Successful Strikes
0
612
74% Standing
14%
12%
455
83
74
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
44
45% Successful
20
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
10
1
1
Takedown Defense
60
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Tyson Griffin
Oct 29, 2011
6
17
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Tyson Griffin
Jun 26, 2011
67
32
0
2
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Tyson Griffin
Nov 20, 2010
31
34
8
4
1
3
0
2
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Tyson Griffin
Aug 1, 2010
3
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Tyson Griffin
Jun 12, 2010
26
28
0
3
1
1
0
5
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Tyson Griffin
Sep 19, 2009
67
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Tyson Griffin
Apr 1, 2009
69
26
1
0
0
3
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Tyson Griffin
Oct 25, 2008
92
74
3
0
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Tyson Griffin
Jul 5, 2008
92
20
3
0
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Tyson Griffin
Feb 2, 2008
60
23
0
6
0
0
0
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Tyson Griffin
Sep 22, 2007
29
6
2
4
1
4
0
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Tyson Griffin
Jun 16, 2007
50
36
2
4
2
2
0
4
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Tyson Griffin
Feb 3, 2007
55
38
8
3
0
4
6
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Tyson Griffin
Sep 23, 2006
0
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Win
Tyson Griffin
Strikeforce - Revenge
Jun 9, 2006
12
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

Training: Up and at the gym by 9 for conditioning and technique then I go home, eat, take a nap, and back to the gym at 5 for sparring

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started learning the submission game in 2003. I wrestled all four years in high school and one year in Junior College. The more I learned, the more I wanted to train and keep learning. I started learning Muay Thai and boxing, one thing led to another, and I started fighting in MMA in 2004.

What ranks and titles have you held? Gladiator Challenge Bantamweight Title

Do you have any heroes? My mom

What is your favorite technique? Putting people to sleep with my hands.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is an honor to compete in the UFC. It validates all hard work and all the hours in the gym. The UFC provides an opportunity to compete against the best level of competition.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? One year of junior college.

What was your job before you started fighting? Construction worker

Career

Trained With

Gray Maynard
Gray Maynard
12-5-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Evan Dunham
Evan Dunham
15-6-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Urijah Faber
Urijah Faber
32-7-0
( W-L-D )
Manny Gamburyan
Manny Gamburyan
17-9-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
Rafael dos Anjos UFC® Fight Night™ CONDIT vs KAMPMANN
Win
Rafael dos Anjos UFC® Fight Night™ CONDIT vs KAMPMANN

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