Shawn
Jordan
17-6-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 10 fights.
Record: 17-6-0
Summary: Athleticism, power, toughness

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Savage
From: El Paso, Texas USA
Fights Out Of: Baton Rouge, Louisiana USA
Age: 30
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 260 lb ( 118 kg )
College: Louisiana State University
Degree: Kinesiology

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
379
51% Successful
192
Types of Successful Strikes
0
192
55% Standing
17%
29%
105
32
55
Striking Defense
48
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
13
38% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
9
0
Takedown Defense
77
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Shawn Jordan
Jun 6, 2015
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Win
Shawn Jordan
Jan 3, 2015
12
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Shawn Jordan
Aug 16, 2014
32
20
3
0
0
0
4
0
R3 KO/TKO
Loss
Shawn Jordan
Mar 1, 2014
24
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Shawn Jordan
Oct 19, 2013
8
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Shawn Jordan
Jun 15, 2013
2
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Shawn Jordan
Jan 26, 2013
25
42
1
2
0
0
0
4
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Shawn Jordan
Jul 21, 2012
38
15
0
0
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Shawn Jordan
Mar 2, 2012
29
64
0
0
1
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Shawn Jordan
Strikeforce Challengers 19
Sep 23, 2011
23
10
0
3
0
1
0
3
R2 Submission
Loss
Shawn Jordan
Devin Cole
Strikeforce Challengers 17
Jul 22, 2011
40
71
1
2
0
0
1
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: Typically I wake up about 8 am and eat a small breakfast then head to my first training session. Then midday I return to do mitt work.
 
Thoughts on opponent, Derrick Lewis? Derrick’s a big, hard-hitting guy. We fought before...and I won.After that we have an evening training session which consists of different drills and grappling techniques. Then its ice tub time!

When and why did you start training for fighting? I wrestled in high school and when I finished playing football, I still needed the competition. So it seemed like a good outlet. I started and competed once and I fell in love with it.

What ranks and titles have you held? None

Do you have any heroes? One of my all-time favorite fighters is Fedor Emelianenko. He’s a mean, gritty fighter

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
I’m totally excited about it. It’s a thrill, and when you get into this sport, this is the tier everyone’s trying to get to. It’s a great honor and I’m excited to be a part of it.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? LSU. Graduated with a Kinesiology – human movement degree and a chemistry degree.

What was your job before you started fighting? Played football. Won two national titles with LSU

Favorite grappling technique: Suplexes

Favorite striking technique: Lead uppercut
  • Pro since 2009
  • 13 wins by KO, three by submission (Americana, arm triangle, North-South choke)
  • Former fullback on the LSU football team
  • Had 1-1 record in Strikeforce with a September 2011 submission of Lavar Johnson
  • Has won six of his last nine and two straight
  • Owns 2010 decision win over Derrick Lewis

Career

Trained With

Brian Stann
Brian Stann
12-6-0
( W-L-D )
Clay Guida
Clay Guida
32-12-0
( W-L-D )
Jon Jones
Jon Jones
21-1-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Lavar Johnson
Lavar Johnson
17-7-0
( W-L-D )
Oli Thompson
Oli Thompson
9-4-0
( W-L-D )

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