Gegard Mousasi

Birthday: 1985-08-01
AGE: 27
Leiden, South Holland
Netherlands
Height
6’1″
185.42 cm 
Weight
206 lbs
93.44 kg
Wins 34 18 KO/TKO (53%) 11 SUBMISSIONS (32%) 5 DECISIONS (15%)
Losses 3 0 KO/TKO (0%) 2 SUBMISSIONS (67%) 1 DECISIONS (33%)
Gegard Mousasi, born 1 August 1985, is a Dutch-Armenian mixed martial artist and kick-boxer. He is the former Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion, former Dream Light Heavyweight champion, former Dream Middleweight Champion, and Cage Warriors Middleweight Champion. Mousasi has consistently been ranked as a Top 10 fighter in the world since 2008. Encouraged to begin training martial arts during his early teenage years by his older brother, Gegard went on to learn Judo and Boxing in the Netherlands. Currently, Gegard is considered one of the youngest and most experienced athletes in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts with nearly 40 plus professional MMA bouts to his record. Known for his tranquil demeanor during fight time, fans have come to know Gegard Mousasi as the “The Dreamcatcher.” Gegard has has faced and defeated a who’s who in MMA with such notable wins over Hector Lombard, Ronaldo Souza, Renato Sobral, Denis Kang, Melvin Manhoef, Dong Sik Yoon, and many others. . Gegard exploded onto the global MMA scene in Japan. In the Dream’s 2008 Middleweight Grand Prix at Dream 2, Gegard defeated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt Denis Kang, Dong Sik Yoon, Melvin Manhoef, and Ronaldo Souza becoming the first Dream Middleweight Champion and 2008 Middleweight Grand Prix tournament winner. Since that time he has had an illustrious career in both Asia and the United States. Considered to be one of the most dangerous strikers, submission artists, and also possessing a fierce ground n’ pound, Gegard will be challenging the best fighters that the UFC has to offer.
Result Fighter Event Method/Referee R Time
win Ilir Latifi UFC on Fuel TV 9 – Mousasi vs. Latifi Apr / 06 / 2013 Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
win Mike Kyle Strikeforce – Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Jan / 12 / 2013 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Don Turnage 1 4:09
win Ovince St. Preux Strikeforce – Melendez vs. Masvidal Dec / 17 / 2011 Decision (Unanimous) Steven Davis 3 5:00
win Hiroshi Izumi Dream – Fight for Japan: 2011 Japan Bantamweight Tournament Final Jul / 16 / 2011 TKO (Punches) Kenichi Serizawa 1 3:29
draw Keith Jardine Strikeforce – Diaz vs. Daley Apr / 09 / 2011 Draw (Majority) Mike Beltran 3 5:00
win Tatsuya Mizuno Dream – Dream 16 Sep / 25 / 2010 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Yuji Shimada 1 6:10
win Jake O’Brien Dream – Dream 15 Jul / 10 / 2010 Submission (Guillotine Choke) Kenichi Serizawa 1 0:31
loss Muhammed Lawal Strikeforce – Nashville Apr / 17 / 2010 Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Gary Goodridge K-1 – Dynamite!! Power of Courage 2009 Dec / 31 / 2009 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 1:34
win Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou Strikeforce / M-1 Global – Fedor vs. Rogers Nov / 07 / 2009 TKO (Punches) David Smith 2 3:43
win Renato Sobral Strikeforce – Carano vs. Cyborg Aug / 15 / 2009 KO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 1:00
win Mark Hunt Dream 9 – Featherweight Grand Prix 2009 Second Round May / 26 / 2009 Submission (Straight Armbar) Kenichi Serizawa 1 1:19
win Ronaldo Souza Dream 6 – Middleweight Grand Prix 2008 Final Sep / 23 / 2008 KO (Upkick) N/A 1 2:15
win Melvin Manhoef Dream 6 – Middleweight Grand Prix 2008 Final Sep / 23 / 2008 Submission (Triangle Choke) N/A 1 1:28
win Dong Sik Yoon Dream 4 – Middleweight Grand Prix 2008 Quarterfinals Jun / 15 / 2008 Decision (Unanimous) N/A 2 5:00
win Denis Kang Dream 2 – Middleweight Grand Prix 2008 Opening Round Apr / 29 / 2008 Submission (Triangle Choke) N/A 1 3:10
win Steve Mensing M-1 – Slamm Mar / 02 / 2008 TKO (Punches) Marco Broersen 1 2:44
win Evangelista Santos HCF – Destiny Feb / 01 / 2008 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 3:42
win Damir Mirenic HCF – Title Wave Oct / 19 / 2007 TKO (Punches) Vern Gorman 1 4:46
win Kyacey Uscola Bodog Fight – Vancouver Aug / 25 / 2007 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 4:56
win Alexander Kokoev M-1 MFC – Battle on the Neva Jul / 21 / 2007 Decision (Unanimous) N/A 3 5:00
win Gregory Bouchelaghem CWFC – Enter The Rough House Dec / 09 / 2006 Submission (Punches) N/A 1 2:20
win Hector Lombard Pride – Bushido 13 Nov / 05 / 2006 Decision (Unanimous) N/A 2 5:00
loss Akihiro Gono Pride – Bushido 12 Aug / 26 / 2006 Submission (Armbar) N/A 2 4:24
win Makoto Takimoto Pride – Bushido 11 Jun / 04 / 2006 TKO (Broken Eye Socket) N/A 1 5:34
win Hidetada Irie Deep – 24 Impact Apr / 11 / 2006 TKO (Corner Stoppage) N/A 2 1:29
win Sanjin Kadunc FB – Future Battle Mar / 05 / 2006 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 0:35
win Andre Fyeet 2H2H – Mixed Fight Dec / 17 / 2005 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 N/A
win Tsuyoshi Kurihara Deep – 22 Impact Dec / 02 / 2005 KO (Knee) N/A 1 0:10
win Stefan Klever Bushido Europe – Rotterdam Rumble Oct / 09 / 2005 TKO (Punches) Marcel Homeijer 1 3:39
win Chico Martinez JE – Holland vs. Russia Apr / 24 / 2005 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) N/A 1 4:39
win John Donnelly Rings – Bushido Ireland Mar / 12 / 2005 Submission (Armbar) N/A 1 N/A
loss Petras Markevicius FF 13 – Fight Festival 13 Feb / 28 / 2005 Submission (Armbar) N/A 2 1:49
win Erik Oganov M-1 MFC – International Fight Night Feb / 05 / 2005 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) N/A 1 2:16
win Rody Trost IMA – Mix Fight Dec / 19 / 2004 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 3:18
win Niko Puhakka FF 11 – Fight Festival 11 Sep / 11 / 2004 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) N/A 2 2:17
draw Gilson Ferreira Together Productions – Fight Gala Nov / 15 / 2003 Draw N/A 2 5:00
win Xander Nel IMA – Mixfight Gala Oct / 12 / 2003 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 1:05
win Daniel Spek 2H2H – 1st Open Team Mixfight Championships Apr / 27 / 2003 TKO (Punches) N/A 1 3:40