Brad
Tavares
12-2-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 12-2-0
Summary: Striking, toughness

Fighter Info

From: Kailua, HI USA
Fights Out Of: Las Vegas, NV USA
Age: 26
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
875
42% Successful
366
Types of Successful Strikes
0
366
84% Standing
307
37
22
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
38
34% Successful
13
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
6
1
Takedown Defense
81
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Brad Tavares Apr 19, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Yoel Romero -- -- -- --
Win
Lorenz Larkin Jan 15, 2014
39 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Brad Tavares 45 2 0 1
Win
Brad Tavares Aug 28, 2013
30 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Bubba McDaniel 14 1 0 3
Win
Riki Fukuda Mar 2, 2013
69 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Brad Tavares 116 0 0 0
Win
Tom Watson Sep 29, 2012
65 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Brad Tavares 83 5 0 1
Win
Brad Tavares May 15, 2012
39 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Dongi Yang 32 1 0 0
Loss
Brad Tavares Jul 2, 2011
13 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Aaron Simpson 43 2 2 0
Win
Phil Baroni Jan 1, 2011
11 0 1 1 R1 KO/TKO
Brad Tavares 22 0 0 0
Win
Brad Tavares Jun 19, 2010
18 3 0 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Seth Baczynski 22 0 3 0

Biography

TRAINING: One training session in the am, then rest, then another in the evening. Take Sunday off.

Thoughts on opponent, Yoel Romero? Yoel is a very tough fighter, very strong, with excellent wrestling. It's a nice little challenge for me to fight someone who is an Olympic medalist.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting in 2007 because fighting is fun.

What ranks and titles have you held? None

Do you have any heroes? My Mom and King Leonidas from Sparta

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything to me. It's a dream come true.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? N/A

What was your job before you started fighting? Ramp agent
•    Team Liddell member on TUF 11

•    Four wins by TKO, two by submission

•    Star linebacker in high school

•    On five fight winning streak

Career

Key Opponents

Aaron Simpson
Aaron Simpson
11-4-0
( W-L-D )

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