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"Short Fuse"
Ed Herman
Light Heavyweight Division • 27-14-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 3
    Fight Win Streak
  • 7
    Wins by Knockout
  • 15
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 50% 50%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
624
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1253
Grappling accuracy 52% 52%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
32
Takedowns Attempted
62
3.18
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.10
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
2.45
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.22
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
45
%
Sig. Str. Defense
61
%
Takedown Defense
0.23
Knockdown Ratio
09:20
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
276 (44%)
Clinch
165 (26%)
Ground
183 (29%)

Sig. Str. by target

64% 397 Head 27% 167 Body 10% 60 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
7 (26%)
DEC
5 (19%)
SUB
15 (56%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Herman vs Rodriguez

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    SUB
  • Win

    Ibragimov vs Herman

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Cummins vs Herman

    Round
    1
    Time
    03:39
    Method
    KO/TKO

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Vancouver, United States
Trains at
Team Herman
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
39
Height
74.00
Weight
186.00
Octagon Debut
Jun. 24, 2006
Reach
77.00
Leg reach
42.00
Q & A

TRAINING: 2 to 3 training sessions Monday through Friday and sparring on Saturdays. Sundays off.

When and why did you start training for fighting? May of 2002. I always loved the sport - my dad and friends got me into it.

What ranks and titles have you held? Sportfight light heavyweight title, ISKA middleweight title, Desert Brawl middleweight title, Ring Wars middleweight title, brown belt in BJJ

Do you have any heroes? My dad, Randy Couture, Dan Gable.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s an honor, and a long time coming.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? School of Hard Knocks, and I’m a graduate of the Team Quest instructors course.

What was your job before you started fighting? Bouncer and bartender.

Accomplishments in amateur competition? Desert Brawl middleweight title
Favorite grappling technique: Physical domination

Favorite Striking technique: Elbows