Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics
Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida

MMA Record: 26-11-0

WINS
26
11
2
13
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS
LOSSES
11
3
2
6
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS

FINISH RATE
50%
Age
43
Reach
74'
(188 cm)
Height
73.2'
(186 cm)
Country
Brazil

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida is a 43 year old Male fighter from Brazil with a 26-11-0 pro MMA record. Machida most recently fought Ryan Bader at Bellator 256 on Friday April 9, 2021. Lyoto Machida lost to Ryan Bader by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5 in the Light Heavyweight division.

Lyoto Machida has 26 wins with a 50% finish rate, including 11 by knockout, 2 by submission, 13 by decision.

Lyoto Machida is currently on a 3 fight losing skid.


Lyoto Machida's Last Fight

Loss • Ryan Bader DEF Lyoto Machida by Decision R5 5:00

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Org
Loss
26-10-0 Ryan Bader
DEC
R5 5:00
Bellator 256 2021-04-09 Light Heavyweight BFC
Loss
26-9-0 Phil Davis
DEC
R3 5:00
Bellator 245 2020-09-11 Light Heavyweight BFC
Loss
26-8-0 Gegard Mousasi
DEC
R3 5:00
Bellator 228 2019-09-28 Middleweight BFC
Win
25-8-0 Chael Sonnen
KO/TKO
R2 0:22
Bellator 222 2019-06-14 Light Heavyweight BFC
Win
24-8-0 Rafael Carvalho
DEC
R3 5:00
Bellator 213 2018-12-15 Middleweight BFC
Win
23-8-0 Vitor Belfort
KO/TKO
R2 1:00
UFC 224 2018-05-12 Middleweight UFC
Win
22-8-0 Eryk Anders
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC Fight Night 125 2018-02-03 Middleweight UFC
Loss
22-7-0 Derek Brunson
KO/TKO
R1 2:30
UFC Fight Night 119 2017-10-28 Middleweight UFC
Loss
22-6-0 Yoel Romero
KO/TKO
R3 1:38
UFC Fight Night 70 2015-06-27 Middleweight UFC
Loss
22-5-0 Luke Rockhold
SUB
R2 2:31
UFC on FOX 15 2015-04-18 Middleweight UFC
Win
21-5-0 C.B. Dollaway
KO/TKO
R1 1:02
UFC Fight Night 58 2014-12-20 Middleweight UFC
Loss
21-4-0 Chris Weidman
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC 175 2014-07-05 Middleweight UFC
Win
20-4-0 Gegard Mousasi
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC Fight Night 36 2014-02-15 Middleweight UFC
Win
19-4-0 Mark Muñoz
KO/TKO
R1 3:10
UFC Fight Night 30 2013-10-26 Middleweight UFC
Loss
19-3-0 Phil Davis
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 163 2013-08-03 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
18-3-0 Dan Henderson
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 157 2013-02-23 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
17-3-0 Ryan Bader
KO/TKO
R2 1:32
UFC on FOX 4 2012-08-04 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
17-2-0 Jon Jones
SUB
R2 4:26
UFC 140 2011-12-10 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
16-2-0 Randy Couture
KO/TKO
R2 1:05
UFC 129 2011-04-30 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
16-1-0 Quinton Jackson
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 123 2010-11-20 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
16-0-0 Maurício Rua
KO/TKO
R1 3:35
UFC 113 2010-05-08 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
15-0-0 Maurício Rua
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC 104 2009-10-24 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
14-0-0 Rashad Evans
KO/TKO
R2 3:57
UFC 98 2009-05-23 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
13-0-0 Thiago Silva
KO/TKO
R1 4:59
UFC 94 2009-01-31 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
12-0-0 Tito Ortiz
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 84 2008-05-24 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
11-0-0 Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou
SUB
R2 4:20
UFC 79 2007-12-29 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
10-0-0 Kazuhiro Nakamura
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 76 2007-09-22 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
9-0-0 David Heath
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 70 2007-04-21 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
8-0-0 Sam Hoger
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 67 2007-02-03 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
7-0-0 Vernon White
DEC
R3 5:00
WFA 4 2006-07-22 Light Heavyweight
Win
6-0-0 Dimitri Wanderlei
KO/TKO
R3 3:24
Regional circuit 2006-04-29 Heavyweight JFC
Win
5-0-0 BJ Penn
DEC
R3 5:00
K-1 HERO'S 2005-03-26 Heavyweight K-1
Win
4-0-0 Sam Greco
DEC
R3 5:00
K-1 2004-05-22 Heavyweight K-1
Win
3-0-0 Michael McDonald
SUB
R1 2:30
K-1 2004-03-14 Heavyweight K-1
Win
2-0-0 Rich Franklin
KO/TKO
R2 1:03
Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2003 2003-12-31 Heavyweight IGF
Win
1-0-0 Stephan Bonnar
KO/TKO
R1 4:21
Regional circuit 2003-09-13 Heavyweight JFC
Win
0-0-0 Kengo Watanabe
DEC
R3 5:00
NJPW 2003-05-02 Heavyweight
Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida MMA Record: 26-11-0

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Lyoto Machida

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida's MMA career highlights

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida's Professional MMA debut

Machida made his professional debut against Kengo Watanabe on May 2, 2003, fighting on the main card of NJPW: Ultimate Crush 1.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating Kengo Watanabe who carried a 7-8-2 professional MMA record into the fight.

Lyoto Machida beat Kengo Watanabe by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Machida made his debut in the UFC against Sam Hoger on February 3, 2007, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC 67: All or Nothing having compiled a 8-0-0 professional MMA record.

Lyoto Machida beat Sam Hoger by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Since his debut, Machida has gone on to fight a total of 24 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 16-8-0.

The first man to defeat David Heath

Machida defeated the previously unbeaten David Heath on April 21, 2007, at UFC 70: Nations Collide. David Heath came into the fight with a 9-0-0 record. Machida was a -355 betting favorite going into the fight. Lyoto Machida beat David Heath by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

The first man to defeat Thiago Silva

Machida defeated the previously unbeaten Thiago Silva on January 31, 2009, at UFC 94: St-Pierre vs. Penn 2. Thiago Silva came into the fight with a 13-0-0 record. Machida was a -245 betting favorite going into the fight. Lyoto Machida beat Thiago Silva by KO/TKO at 4:59 of Round 1.

Winning the belt: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against Rashad Evans

Machida won the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship defeating Rashad Evans on May 23, 2009 at UFC 98: Evans vs. Machida.

This was Machida's 1st UFC championship fight.

Lyoto Machida beat Rashad Evans by KO/TKO at 3:57 of Round 2.

The first man to defeat Rashad Evans

Machida defeated the previously unbeaten Rashad Evans on May 23, 2009, at UFC 98: Evans vs. Machida. Rashad Evans came into the fight with a 13-0-1 record. Machida was a -201 betting favorite going into the fight. Lyoto Machida beat Rashad Evans by KO/TKO at 3:57 of Round 2.

Title defence #1: Successfully defended the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against Maurício Rua

Machida defended his belt against Maurício Rua on October 24, 2009 at UFC 104: Machida vs Shogun.

This was Machida's first successful UFC light heavyweight title defence.

Lyoto Machida beat Maurício Rua by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.

Title loss: Losing the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship to Maurício Rua

Machida lost his UFC Light Heavyweight title to Maurício Rua on May 8, 2010 at UFC 113: Machida vs Shogun 2 having previously made 1 title defences.

Lyoto Machida lost to Maurício Rua by KO/TKO at 3:35 of Round 1.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship loss to Jon Jones

Machida lost his 1st light heavyweight title challenge, losing to Jon Jones on December 10, 2011 at UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida.

Lyoto Machida lost to Jon Jones by Submission at 4:26 of Round 2. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Middleweight Championship loss to Chris Weidman

Machida lost his 1st middleweight title challenge, losing to Chris Weidman on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida.

Lyoto Machida lost to Chris Weidman by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

The first man to defeat Eryk Anders

Machida defeated the previously unbeaten Eryk Anders on February 3, 2018, at UFC Fight Night 125: Machida vs. Anders. Eryk Anders came into the fight with a 10-0-0 record. Machida was a +205 betting underdog going into the fight. Lyoto Machida beat Eryk Anders by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.

Outside the UFC

After his UFC stint, Machida took his next fight at BFC on December 15, 2018, fighting against Rafael Carvalho on the co-main event of Bellator 213: Macfarlane vs. Letourneau.

Lyoto Machida beat Rafael Carvalho by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

When was Lyoto Machida's last win?

Machida's last win came against Chael Sonnen at Bellator 222 on Friday June 14, 2019. Lyoto Machida beat Chael Sonnen by KO/TKO at 0:22 of Round 2.

Who is Lyoto Machida's next opponent?

Machida is not currently booked for any fights.

When was Lyoto Machida's last loss?

Machida's last loss came against Ryan Bader at Bellator 256 on Friday April 9, 2021. Lyoto Machida lost to Ryan Bader by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.

How many UFC fights has Lyoto Machida had?

Machida has fought 24 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 16-8-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Lyoto Machida have?

Machida has knocked out 11 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Lyoto Machida have?

Machida has submitted 2 opponents.

How many times has Lyoto Machida been knocked out?

Machida has been knocked out 3 times.

How many times has Lyoto Machida been submitted?

Machida has been submitted 2 times.