Mike Jackson - Official UFC® Profile
Mike
Jackson
0-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 0-1-0
Summary: Knockout power in both hands

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Truth
From: Houston, Texas USA
Fights Out Of: Houston, Texas USA
Age: 33
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
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6
50% Successful
3
Types of Successful Strikes
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3
100% Standing
3
Striking Defense
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Grappling

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0
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Takedown Defense
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Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Mike Jackson
UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero 2
Jun 9, 2018
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Loss
Mike Jackson
Feb 6, 2016
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R1 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: Mornings are for strength and conditioning, evenings are for learning technique
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I began training in 2008, simply because I thought it would be fun.
 
What ranks and titles have you held? None
 
Do you have any heroes? None
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is an amazing opportunity in a crazy situation. I hope to use this platform to grow my brand as not only a
fighter, but as an MMA media personality.
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I attended both Texas A&M University and the University of Houston. Graduated from UH in Dec. 2015 with a degree in Sociology, minor in African-American Studies.
 
What was your job before you started fighting? College student
 
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 2011 Houston Golden Gloves Champion
 
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? 2-0 (2 KOs) as a pro boxer; 1-0 (1 KO) as a pro kickboxer.
 
Favorite grappling technique: Guillotine choke
 
Favorite Striking technique: Flying jabs
• Has competed as an amateur in MMA since 2008, fighting nine times

• Origin of nickname: “It was given to me by a friend well before I began fighting; it’s a personality trait.”

Career

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