Cody “No Love” Garbrandt's Professional MMA debut
Garbrandt made his professional debut against Charles Kessinger on December 29, 2012, fighting on the main card of PFC: Pittsburgh Challenge Series 1.
He made a winning start to his career, defeating Charles Kessinger who carried a 2-1-0 professional MMA record into the fight.
Cody Garbrandt beat Charles Kessinger by KO/TKO at 4:11 of Round 1.
Cody “No Love” Garbrandt's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
Garbrandt made his debut in the UFC against Marcus Brimage on January 3, 2015, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier having compiled a 5-0-0 professional MMA record.
Cody Garbrandt beat Marcus Brimage by KO/TKO at 4:50 of Round 3.
Since his debut, Garbrandt has gone on to fight a total of 12 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 7-5-0.
The first man to defeat Thomas Almeida
Garbrandt defeated the previously unbeaten Thomas Almeida on May 29, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 88: Almeida vs. Garbrandt. Thomas Almeida came into the fight with a 21-0-0 record. Garbrandt was a +170 betting underdog going into the fight. Cody Garbrandt beat Thomas Almeida by KO/TKO at 2:53 of Round 1. Cody Garbrandt took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.
Winning the belt: UFC Bantamweight Championship against Dominick Cruz
Garbrandt won the UFC Bantamweight Championship defeating Dominick Cruz on December 30, 2016 at UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey.
This was Garbrandt's 1st UFC championship fight.
Cody Garbrandt beat Dominick Cruz by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.
Title loss: Losing the UFC Bantamweight Championship to T.J. Dillashaw
Garbrandt lost his UFC Bantamweight title to T.J. Dillashaw on November 4, 2017 at UFC 217: Bisping vs. St. Pierre.
The loss meant that Garbrandt had made no successful defences of the UFC bantamweight title.
Cody Garbrandt lost to T.J. Dillashaw by KO/TKO at 2:41 of Round 2.
Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Bantamweight Championship loss to T.J. Dillashaw
Garbrandt lost his 1st bantamweight title challenge, losing to T.J. Dillashaw on August 4, 2018 at UFC 227: Dillashaw vs. Garbrandt 2.
Cody Garbrandt lost to T.J. Dillashaw by KO/TKO at 4:17 of Round 1.
When was Cody Garbrandt's last win?
Garbrandt's last win came against Raphael Assunção at UFC 250 on Saturday June 6, 2020. Cody Garbrandt beat Raphael Assunção by KO/TKO at 4:59 of Round 2. Cody Garbrandt took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.