Mike
Pyle
26-9-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 19 fights.
Record: 26-9-1
Summary: Striking and jiu-jitsu

Fighter Info

Nickname: Quicksand
From: Dresden, TN USA
Fights Out Of: Las Vegas, NV USA
Age: 38
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
625
46% Successful
289
Types of Successful Strikes
0
289
52% Standing
21%
27%
149
62
78
Striking Defense
58
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
41
41% Successful
17
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
12
16
2
Takedown Defense
74
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Mike Pyle Aug 23, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Jordan Mein -- -- -- --
Win
Mike Pyle Feb 22, 2014
56 4 1 5 R3 KO/TKO
TJ Waldburger 38 0 1 0
Loss
Matt Brown Aug 17, 2013
10 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Mike Pyle 0 0 0 0
Win
Mike Pyle May 25, 2013
33 0 2 1 R3 Decision - Split
Rick Story 57 3 0 0
Win
Mike Pyle Dec 15, 2012
9 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
James Head 13 0 0 0
Win
Mike Pyle Jun 8, 2012
18 1 0 1 R1 KO/TKO
Josh Neer 19 0 0 0
Win
Ricardo Funch Jan 14, 2012
2 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Mike Pyle 11 0 0 0
Loss
Rory MacDonald Aug 6, 2011
24 0 2 0 R1 KO/TKO
Mike Pyle 3 2 0 1
Win
Ricardo Almeida Mar 19, 2011
48 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mike Pyle 36 1 1 0
Win
John Hathaway Oct 16, 2010
18 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mike Pyle 46 5 1 4
Win
Mike Pyle Jun 12, 2010
49 0 3 2 R3 Submission
Jesse Lennox 37 1 0 0
Loss
Jake Ellenberger Jan 2, 2010
15 2 0 2 R2 KO/TKO
Mike Pyle 5 0 1 0
Win
Mike Pyle Sep 16, 2009
12 2 2 1 R3 Submission
Chris Wilson 19 1 1 0
Loss
Brock Larson May 23, 2009
4 1 1 2 R1 Submission
Mike Pyle 1 0 0 0
Win
Mike Pyle
Affliction - Banned
Jul 19, 2008
18 1 2 4 R1 Submission
JJ Ambrose 9 0 0 0
Loss
Jake Shields
EliteXC - Renegade
Nov 10, 2007
2 3 1 5 R1 Submission
Mike Pyle 4 0 1 0
Win
Mike Pyle
Strikeforce - Shamrock vs. Baroni
Jun 22, 2007
65 2 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Aaron Wetherspoon 34 0 0 0
Win
Mike Pyle
WEC 18: Unfinished Business
Jan 13, 2006
-- -- -- -- R1 Submission
Shonie Carter -- -- -- --
Win
Mike Pyle
WEC 17: Halloween Fury 4
Oct 14, 2005
10 2 1 1 R1 Submission
Bret Bergmark 10 1 1 0

Biography

TRAINING: Training twice a day, covering all the elements needed to compete.

When and why did you start training for fighting? 1998.....it just looked like fun

What ranks and titles have you held? WEC 170-pound champ, Viking fight 185-pound champ

Do you have any heroes? All the solders overseas right now

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? To me it means everything... it is the top of the line organization, so that means I have gotten to the top and I want to stay there.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? Machinist

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Kick and Shoot champ in Memphis, TN

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? WEC champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Brown belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: Any move that finishes the fight

Favorite striking technique: Knees
•    Lost pro debut via decision to Quinton Jackson. Second fight was a win over Jon Fitch.

•    16 wins by submission, six by KO

•    Has won eight of his last 10

•    Defeated UFC vets Fitch, Brian Gassaway, Shonie Carter; drew with Andrei Semenov. Has also fought Jake Shields, Matt Horwich, and Rory Markham.

Career

Trained With

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Forrest Griffin
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