Lavar
Johnson
17-7-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 17-7-0
Summary: Knockout power, big kicks, strong knees

Fighter Info

Nickname: Big
From: Madera, California USA
Fights Out Of: San Jose, California USA
Age: 36
Height: 6' 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 240 lb ( 109 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
222
65% Successful
144
Types of Successful Strikes
0
144
40% Standing
47% Clinch
13%
58
68
18
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
100% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
1
0
Takedown Defense
58
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Brendan Schaub Feb 23, 2013
18 5 1 8 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Lavar Johnson 36 1 0 1
Loss
Stefan Struve May 26, 2012
0 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Lavar Johnson 4 0 0 0
Win
Pat Barry May 5, 2012
15 0 1 1 R1 KO/TKO
Lavar Johnson 39 0 0 0
Win
Joey Beltran Jan 28, 2012
22 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Lavar Johnson 65 0 0 0
Loss
Lavar Johnson
Strikeforce Challengers 19
Sep 23, 2011
23 0 0 0 R2 Submission
Shawn Jordan 10 3 1 3
Loss
Shane Del Rosario
Strikeforce - Fedor vs. Silva
Feb 12, 2011
24 1 1 2 R1 Submission
Lavar Johnson 10 1 0 1
Win
Lavar Johnson
Strikeforce Challengers 11
Oct 22, 2010
26 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Virgil Zwicker 19 0 0 0
Win
Lavar Johnson
Strikeforce Challengers 7
Mar 26, 2010
59 0 2 0 R2 KO/TKO
Lolohea Mahe 16 2 0 2
Win
Lavar Johnson
Strikeforce Challengers 1
May 15, 2009
1 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Carl Seumanutafa 0 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: I train three times a day. Striking in the morning, grappling in the evening and strength and conditioning at night.

When and why did you start training for fighting? As a challenge, I started fighting in Toughman, then transitioned into MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? War Gods Heavyweight Champion

Do you have any heroes? My dad, Edward Morris

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Went to a JC. No degree

What was your job before you started fighting?
Home Depot, Budweiser

Favorite Striking technique
: Right hand

•    Pro since 2004

•    16 wins by KO, one by submission – has finished all wins.

•    Won KO of the Night honors for win over Beltran

•    Strikeforce (3-2) and WEC (4-2) veteran

•    Survived random 2009 shooting that sidelined him for 10 months

Career

Key Opponents

Joey Beltran
Joey Beltran
14-9-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

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