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"The Grin"

17-5-1

Simeon Thoresen

Simeon "The Grin" Thoresen
  • Name: Simeon Thoresen
  • Professional MMA Record: 17-5-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Grin
  • Current Streak: 3 Losses
  • Age: 30 | Date of Birth: 1984.03.14
  • Last Fight: June 07, 2014 in CWFC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 169.8 lbs
  • Affiliation: Team Frontline
  • Height: 6'1" (186cm) | Reach: 79.0" (201cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Sandefjord, Norway
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Oslo, Norway
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

Simeon Thoresen Wiki Update Wiki

Simeon Thoresen began his training in 2003 training in BJJ and Muay Thai. He would win his first and only amateur match in 2005 and would then start training under former Dream and Shooto champion Joachim Hansen. Thoresen would win his first 9 fights finishing all of his opponents and claiming the Adrenaline Sports Welterweight title. He would also go on to win the Ultimate Warrior Challenge Welterweight title which he would defend once before being signed to the UFC. He defeated Besam Yousef by rear naked choke in his UFC debut before being finished by Seth Baczynski in his second match for the company.

Last updated 12.05.2012, 2:19 PM ET
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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jake Bostwick
Ref: Rich Mitchell

Cage Warriors 69: Super Saturday
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.06.07
Odds: -160 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 169.8 lbs
Cancelled Bout Domingos Mestre Superior Challenge 9 2013.11.23
Reason: Thoresen Injury
Cancelled Bout Peter Sobotta MMA Attack 4 2013.10.26
Reason: Event Cancelled
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

David Mitchell
Ref: Herb Dean

UFC on FOX 6: Johnson vs. Dodson
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.01.26
Odds: -240 Moderate Favorite Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs
Loss | KO/TKO | Punch
4:10 Round 1 of 3

Seth Baczynski
Ref: John McCarthy

UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2012.09.22
Odds: -105 Near Even | Weigh-In: 170.4 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke
2:36 Round 2 of 3, 7:36 Total

Besam Yousef
Ref: Marc Goddard

UFC on FUEL TV 2: Silva vs. Gustafsson
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2012.04.14
Odds: -335 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke

Manuel Garcia

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2011.10.08
Win | Submission | Choke

Fabricio Nascimento

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2011.07.02
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
2:02 Round 1 of 3

Seydina Seck

ADFC 3: Round 3
Main Card

2011.03.11
Win | Submission | Choke

Vaidas Valancius

CW

2010.12.10
Win | Submission | Choke

Marco Santi

British Association of Mixed Martial Arts

2010.09.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous

John Maguire

British Association of Mixed Martial Arts

2010.05.15
Draw

Michael Costa

Macau Regional

2009.09.26
Win | Submission | Choke

Sam Rocha

Pain and Glory

2009.05.24
Win | Submission | Choke

Aurelijus Kerpe

Pain and Glory

2009.05.24
Loss | Decision | Majority

Eiji Ishikawa

DEEP

2008.10.23
Win | Submission | Shoulder

Matt Thorpe

Cage Warriors

2008.07.12
Win | Submission | Armlock

Andre Mineus

Adrenaline 2

2008.04.12
Win | Submission | Armlock

Cole Lauritsen

Adrenaline 2

2008.04.12
Win | Submission | Armlock

Paul Jenkins

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2008.03.01
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Chas Jacquier

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2007.11.10
Win | Submission | Armlock

Marius Liaukevicius

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2007.06.02
Win | Submission | Choke

Clifford Hall

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2007.02.24
Win | Submission | Choke

Lee Dickson

Ultimate Warrior Challenge UK

2006.11.04
Win | Submission | Choke

Clifford Hall

United Kingdom Regional

2006.08.19

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