Karl Amoussou

 

Birthday: 1985-11-21
AGE: 27
Draguignan
France
Height
5’11”
180.34 cm 
Weight
170 lbs
77.11 kg
Wins 16 4 KO/TKO (25%) 9 SUBMISSIONS (56%) 3 DECISIONS (19%)
Losses 5 2 KO/TKO (40%) 0 SUBMISSIONS (0%) 3 DECISIONS (60%)
Draws 2
Karl Amoussou, nicknamed Psycho, is a member of the Team France and Team “Haute Tension”. His trainers are older brother Bertrand Amoussou-Guenou and Jean-Marie Mechet. Karl signed an exclusive four fight contract with top Japanese promotion Dream and North American promotion Strikeforce. He fought in Strikeforce against UFC veteran Trevor Prangley and in Dream against Pride veteran Kazuhiro Nakamura. In April 2011, he defeated Nathan Shouteren via decision after a spectacular fight where he showed his “Psycho” style again. Amoussou then signed to Bellator and he made his debut on May 21, 2011 against Sam Alvey at Bellator 45. Amoussou then took part in the Welterweight Tournament scheduled to take place in Bellator’s sixth season. After defeating all opponents Amoussou will face off against Ben Askren for a title shot. Amoussou has what it takes to be the next to be the next Bellator Champion. Alchemist Management is very pleased and excited to work with Karl. With his unique skill sets he fits in perfect with the stable of fighters Alchemist Management has to offer.
Result Fighter Event Method/Referee R Time
loss Ben Askren Bellator MMA – Bellator 86 Jan / 24 / 2013 TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
win Bryan Baker BFC – Bellator Fighting Championships 72 Jul / 20 / 2012 Submission (Heel Hook) James Warring 1 0:56
win David Rickels BFC – Bellator Fighting Championships 69 May / 18 / 2012 Decision (Split) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
win Chris Lozano BFC – Bellator Fighting Championships 63 Mar / 30 / 2012 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Dan Miragliotta 1 2:05
win Jesus Martinez BFC – Bellator Fighting Championships 59 Nov / 26 / 2011 TKO (Punches) Greg Franklin 1 2:20
loss Sam Alvey BFC – Bellator Fighting Championships 45 May / 21 / 2011 Decision (Split) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
win Nathan Schouteren PFC 3 – Pancrase Fighting Championship 3 Apr / 02 / 2011 Decision (Split) N/A 2 5:00
loss Kazuhiro Nakamura Dream – Dream 15 Jul / 10 / 2010 Decision (Unanimous) Moritaka Oshiro 2 5:00
draw Trevor Prangley Strikeforce – Challengers 6 Feb / 26 / 2010 Technical Draw (Accidental Thumb to Amoussou’s Eye) Jason McCoy 1 4:14
win John Doyle M-1 Global – Breakthrough Aug / 28 / 2009 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Steve Thomasson 1 3:15
win Kazuhiro Hamanaka M-1 Challenge 14 – Japan Apr / 29 / 2009 KO (Flying Knee) Yoshinori Umeki 1 0:23
win Gregory Babene 100% fight – 100 Percent Fight 1 Jan / 10 / 2009 Submission (Armbar) N/A 2 3:05
loss Lucio Linhares M-1 Challenge 10 – Finland Nov / 26 / 2008 TKO (Punches) Marcel Homeijer 1 4:52
win Min Suk Heo M-1 Challenge 8 – USA Oct / 29 / 2008 Decision (Split) James Lee 3 5:00
win Mike Dolce M-1 Challenge 5 – Japan Jul / 17 / 2008 TKO (Kick to the Body) N/A 2 0:41
win Dmitry Samoilov M-1 – Slamm Mar / 02 / 2008 KO (Head Kick) Marcel Homeijer 1 0:18
loss Arman Gambaryan M-1 MFC – Battle on the Neva Jul / 21 / 2007 Decision N/A 3 5:00
win Mark O’Toole CWFC – Enter The Rough House 2 Apr / 28 / 2007 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) N/A 1 2:38
win Alexander Yakovlev M-1 MFC – International Mix Fight Mar / 17 / 2007 Submission (Armbar) N/A 1 1:44
win Brian Maulany KGFF – Kickboxing Gala Free-Fight Oct / 15 / 2006 Submission N/A 1 0:00
win Lee Chadwick CWFC – Showdown Sep / 16 / 2006 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) N/A 1 0:31
win Colin McKee 2H2H – Road to Japan Jun / 18 / 2006 Submission (Triangle Choke) N/A 1 0:35
draw Marcello Salazar CE – Championnat D’Europe May / 06 / 2006 Draw N/A 2 0:00