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"Hold it Down"

6-0-0

Chris Holdsworth

Chris "Hold it Down" Holdsworth
  • Name: Chris Holdsworth
  • Professional MMA Record: 6-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Hold it Down
  • Current Streak: 6 Wins
  • Age & Date of Birth: N/A
  • Last Fight: May 24, 2014 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Team Alpha Male
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: 71.0" (180cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $99,000 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

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Chris Holdsworth was a contestant on TUF 18. He faced Louis Fisette to see who moved on to the house. Chris and Louis had a very exciting fight that Chris ultimately won by Submission. In episode 3 of TUF Chris had been picked to fight Ronda Rousey's top male pick Chris Beal. Holdsworth ended up dominating the fight against injured Beal and won by 1st round submission.


On Episode 10 of TUF 18 Chris faced Michael Wooten. Chris took the fight to the ground in the first minute and attempted several submissions. He finally finished with a rear naked choke from standing back mount. He moved on to the Finals with the win. In the finals he would face David Grant coming out on top with a submission victory in the second round to win the Ultimate Fighter as well as Submission of the Night.


The Ultimate Fighter 18

Episode 1 Holdsworth def. Louis Fisette by Arm Triangle at 4:09 of Round 1

Episode 3 Holdsworth def. Chris Beal by Guillotine Choke at 4:16 of Round 1

Episode 10 Holdsworth def. Michael Wooten by Rear Naked Choke at 3:11 of Round 1

The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale Holdsworth def. David Grant by Rear Naked Choke at 2:10 of Round 2

Last updated 04.01.2014, 2:34 PM ET
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Chris Holdsworth MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Cancelled Bout Kyung Ho Kang UFC 173 2014.05.24
Reason: Kang Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Chico Camus
5-0-0 13-4-0

UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2014.05.24
Odds: -380 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $30,000 ($15K Base, $15K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs | Referee: Mark Smith
Win | Submission | Choke
2:10 Round 2 of 3, 7:10 Total

Davey Grant
4-0-0 8-1-0

The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale
Main Card | Tournament Finals | 135 lbs

2013.11.30
Odds: -215 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $66,000 ($8K Base, $8K Bonus, $50K Sub/Night) | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs | Referee: Yves Lavigne | Walkout Music: Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale Submission of the Night
Win | Submission | Choke
1:32 Round 2 of 3, 6:32 Total

Tyler Shinn
3-0-0 3-0-0

RFA 4: Griffin vs. Escudero
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2012.11.02
Disclosed Pay: $3,000 ($1,500 Base, $1,500 Bonus) | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs | Referee: Chris Tognoni
Win | Submission | Armlock

Juan Rivas

King of the Cage

2011.06.30
Win | Submission | Choke

Gustavo Limon

Gladiator Challenge

2011.02.20
Win | Submission | Choke

Randy Villarreal

Xtreme Knockout

2010.10.09

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