Michael
Patt
15-4-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 15-4-0
Summary: great submissions, heavy hands, solid chin

Fighter Info

From: Chicago, Illinois USA
Age: 39
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )

Media

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
49
29% Successful
14
Types of Successful Strikes
0
14
86% Standing
14%
12
2
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
0
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Brandon Vera Mar 7, 2009
32 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Michael Patt 5 0 0 0
Loss
Tim Boetsch Sep 6, 2008
15 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Michael Patt 9 0 0 0

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started competing in Kickboxing and BJJ tournaments in 1998 before MMA became a household name.  In 2001, a local MMA circuit started in Cincinnati and I decided after three years of doing BJJ and Kickboxing that I should really give MMA a try.

What ranks and titles have you held?
BJJ Black Belt under Jorge Gurgel, Kru (Instructor) in Muay Thai Kickboxing under Arjan Surachai "Chai" Sirisuteis

Do you have any heroes?
My parents

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s a validation of the last 10 years of my life, for everything I left behind and all the opportunities I passed up to stay where I was with the team I am on to train in hopes of getting this opportunity.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Bachelors in Political Science from Western Illinois University; Masters in Business from University of Dayton

What was your job before you started fighting?
Business Analyst

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
2000 Pan-Am Bronze Medalist in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, 2x National Amateur Kickboxing Champion

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
Won the FFC 8-man tournament in less than 5 minutes, 11 first round submissions out of 15 wins

Favorite grappling technique:
Triangle

Favorite Striking technique:
Left Hook

Career

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