Brad Tavares - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Brad
Tavares
17-6-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #10 Middleweight
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 17-6-0
Summary: Striking, toughness

Fighter Info

From: Kailua, Hawaii United States
Fights Out Of: Las Vegas, Nevada United States
Age: 30
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 74"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1704
41% Successful
696
Types of Successful Strikes
0
696
79% Standing
16%
551
109
36
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
59
27% Successful
16
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
9
2
Takedown Defense
78
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Brad Tavares
Jul 6, 2018
40
119
1
0
0
1
1
2
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Apr 14, 2018
24
46
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Brad Tavares
Oct 7, 2017
46
70
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Jul 7, 2017
31
34
1
3
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Sep 10, 2016
46
26
0
1
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Brad Tavares
May 9, 2015
2
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Brad Tavares
Jan 3, 2015
50
30
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Brad Tavares
Aug 16, 2014
14
24
1
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Brad Tavares
Apr 19, 2014
21
31
0
7
0
0
0
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Jan 15, 2014
39
45
0
2
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Aug 28, 2013
30
14
0
1
0
0
0
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Mar 2, 2013
69
116
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Sep 29, 2012
65
83
0
5
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Brad Tavares
May 15, 2012
39
32
2
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Brad Tavares
Jul 2, 2011
13
43
1
2
0
2
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Brad Tavares
Jan 1, 2011
11
22
0
0
1
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Brad Tavares
Jun 19, 2010
18
22
3
0
0
3
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: One training session in the am, then rest, then another in the evening. Take Sunday off.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting in 2007 because fighting is fun.

Do you have any heroes? My Mom and King Leonidas from Sparta

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything to me. It's a dream come true.

What was your job before you started fighting? Ramp agent


• Team Liddell member on TUF11

• Five wins by TKO, two by submission (2 RNC)

• Star linebacker in high school

• Has won five of his last seven

• Pro since 2007

• Five first round finishes

Career

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