Quinton “Rampage” Jackson's Professional MMA debut
Jackson made his professional debut against Marco Bermudaz on May 13, 2000, fighting on the regional circuit.
He made a winning start to his career, defeating Marco Bermudaz who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.
Quinton Jackson beat Marco Bermudaz by Submission at of Round 2.
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
Jackson made his debut in the UFC against Marvin Eastman on February 3, 2007, fighting on the co-main event of UFC 67: All or Nothing having compiled a 24-6-0 professional MMA record.
Quinton Jackson beat Marvin Eastman by KO/TKO at 3:49 of Round 2.
Since his debut, Jackson has gone on to fight a total of 13 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 8-5-0.
Winning the belt: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against Chuck Liddell
Jackson won the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship defeating Chuck Liddell on May 26, 2007 at UFC 71: Liddell vs Jackson.
This was Jackson's 1st UFC championship fight.
Quinton Jackson beat Chuck Liddell by KO/TKO at 1:53 of Round 1.
Title defence #1: Successfully defended the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against Dan Henderson
Jackson defended his belt against Dan Henderson on September 8, 2007 at UFC 75: Champion vs Champion.
This was Jackson's first successful UFC light heavyweight title defence.
Quinton Jackson beat Dan Henderson by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.
Title loss: Losing the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship to Forrest Griffin
Jackson lost his UFC Light Heavyweight title to Forrest Griffin on July 5, 2008 at UFC 86: Jackson vs. Griffin having previously made 1 title defences.
Quinton Jackson lost to Forrest Griffin by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.
Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship loss to Jon Jones
Jackson lost his 1st light heavyweight title challenge, losing to Jon Jones on September 24, 2011 at UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage.
Quinton Jackson lost to Jon Jones by Submission at 1:14 of Round 4. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.
Outside the UFC
After his UFC stint, Jackson took his next fight at BFC on November 15, 2013, fighting against Joey Beltran on the main event of Bellator 108: Rampage vs. Beltran.
Quinton Jackson beat Joey Beltran by KO/TKO at 4:59 of Round 1.
Return to Ultimate Fighting Championship
After 3 fights outside of the promotion, Jackson returned to the UFC on April 25, 2015, fighting against Fábio Maldonado on the co-main event of UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi.
At the time of his UFC return, his professional MMA record stood at 34-11-0
Quinton Jackson beat Fábio Maldonado by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.
When was Quinton Jackson's last win?
Jackson's last win came against Wanderlei Silva at Bellator 206 on Saturday September 29, 2018. Quinton Jackson beat Wanderlei Silva by KO/TKO at 4:32 of Round 2.