Din
Thomas
23-9-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 23-9-0
Summary: Versatility, Patience, Killer Instinct

Fighter Info

From: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Age: 38
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
483
38% Successful
182
Types of Successful Strikes
0
182
56% Standing
33%
11%
102
60
20
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
17
53% Successful
9
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
8
9
0
Takedown Defense
77
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Din Thomas
Apr 2, 2008
80
20
3
2
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Din Thomas
Sep 19, 2007
27
3
2
0
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Win
Din Thomas
May 26, 2007
10
7
1
0
2
0
3
0
R2 Submission
Win
Din Thomas
Jan 25, 2007
33
33
0
5
1
0
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Din Thomas
Nov 11, 2006
33
22
1
1
1
0
2
0
R2 Submission
Win
Din Thomas
Feb 28, 2003
29
26
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Din Thomas
Sep 27, 2002
35
11
0
3
0
4
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Din Thomas
Sep 28, 2001
42
19
1
2
0
2
1
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Din Thomas
Jun 29, 2001
6
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: There's no typical day for me. Its just hard work as usual. I'm spread between training in Orlando and Coconut Creek. So I'm getting a lot of good work with my teammates. Most of us have fights so it’s really good work. I'm getting a lot of good work with JZ Calvalcante, Thiago Alves, Mike Brown, Yves Edwards, Steve Bruno, Paul Rodrigues, and Ben Saunders.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 1995.  I was overloaded with energy and had no place to channel it.  If it wasn't for the UFC, I may have been one hell of a criminal.

What ranks and titles have you held? I was the three-time World Extreme Fighting lightweight champion and the two-time Reality Superfighting lightweight champion.

Do you have any heroes? Fred Sanford, William Shakespeare, Johnny Depp, and Allen Iverson

What is your favorite technique? When I was younger I used to have favorite techniques.  Now I treat every maneuver with the same level of respect.  All of my weapons are my favorite.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? There are many shows budding because of the popularity of MMA in the United States.  They should all thank the UFC.  The UFC has revolutionized the United States MMA scene.  To be a part of that is an honor.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I have an AA from Palm Beach Community College and I’m supposed to be enrolled at Florida Atlantic University...But I can never seem to make the registration deadline.

What was your job before you started fighting?  I was a barber.  In my prime, couldn't a man alive outfade me.

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