Canada

Pro Record

"The Polish Hammer"

21-5-1

Chris Horodecki

Chris "The Polish Hammer" Horodecki

Photo Source:   MMAWeekly.com

  • Given Name: Christopher Horodecki
  • Professional MMA Record: 21-5-1, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Polish Hammer
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 27 | Date of Birth: 1987.09.24
  • Last Fight: October 11, 2014 in WSOF
  • Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: 145.7 lbs
  • Affiliation: Adrenaline MMA Training & Fitness
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 67.0" (170cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $12,000 USD
  • Born: London, Ontario, Canada
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  UFC.com
  • Fighting out of: London, Ontario
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

Chris Horodecki Wiki Update Wiki

Since being exposed to the teachings of respected striking coach Shawn Tompkins at age 13, Chris Horodecki knew that he wanted to be a professional fighter. Just days after his eighteenth birthday, Horodecki made good on his dream and quickly put together one of the most impressive young resumes in the sport, notching victories over  Shad Lierly, and Bart Palaszewski (twice) en route to becoming the biggest star in the now-defunct IFL promotion. After the IFL ceased operations in 2008, Horodecki had difficulty finding professional opportunities, but eventually made his way into the WEC’s 155-pound division.


Although he finished his first six professional fights with strikes, Horodecki has evolved into a more complete mixed martial artist, having won recent bouts by submission. He remains one of the youngest and most promising prospects in the sport.

Last updated 02.09.2014, 1:36 AM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Chris Horodecki Featherweight Ranking History

Chris Horodecki MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Luis Huete
20-5-1 6-1-0

WSOF 14: Shields vs. Ford
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2014.10.11
Odds: -300 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 145.7 lbs | Referee: Kyle Cardinal
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Marlon Sandro
20-4-1 24-5-1

Bellator 119: The Finals
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2014.05.09
Odds: +165 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 145.9 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Frank Caraballo
19-4-1 12-5-0

Provincial FC 1: Unrivaled
Main Event | Catchweight | 150 lbs

2013.10.26
Weigh-In: 149.2 lbs | Referee: Todd Anderson
Cancelled Bout Jason Dent Provincial FC 1 2013.10.26
Reason: Dent Injury
Cancelled Bout Tristan Johnson Provincial FC 1 2013.10.26
Win | Submission | Choke
2:56 Round 1 of 5

Tim Smith
18-4-1 13-7-0

Xcessive Force FC 2: East vs. West
Main Event | Vacant Title | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.07.20
Weigh-In: 154.2 lbs | Referee: Kyle Cardinal
No Contest | KO/TKO
5:00 Round 1 of 3

Brad Cardinal
18-4-1 16-8-0

Score Fighting Series 6: Cardinal vs. Horodecki
Main Event | Catchweight | 150 lbs

2012.10.19
Odds: -560 (Heavy Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 149.0 lbs | Referee: Yves Lavigne
Cancelled Bout Kalvin Hackney Score Fighting Series 6 2012.10.19
Reason: Hackney Illness
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
1:23 Round 1 of 3

Mike Richman
18-3-1 11-1-0

Bellator 64
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2012.04.06
Odds: -390 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 145.8 lbs | Referee: Jerin Valel
Draw | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Mike Corey
18-3-0 11-2-0

Bellator 57
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.11.12
Odds: -440 (Heavy Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Cancelled Bout Ricardo Tirloni Bellator 57 2011.11.12
Reason: Tirloni Dislocated Ribs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Chris Saunders
17-3-0 9-1-0

Bellator 47: 2011 Summer Series 2
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.07.23
Odds: -520 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.4 lbs | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Win | Submission | Choke
4:24 Round 1 of 3

Dave Castillo
16-3-0 10-2-0

Knockout Entertainment MMA: The Reckoning
Co-Main Event

2011.04.01
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Loss | Submission | Choke
2:43 Round 2 of 3, 7:43 Total

Donald Cerrone
16-2-0 12-3-0

WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2010.12.16
Odds: +330 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ed Ratcliff
15-2-0 7-2-0

WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2010.09.30
Odds: -150 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Tom Johnson
Win | Submission | Choke
1:09 Round 3 of 3, 11:09 Total

Danny Downes
14-2-0 6-0-0

WEC 49: Varner vs Shalorus
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2010.06.20
Odds: -475 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs | Referee: John Braak
Cancelled Bout Ed Ratcliff WEC 49 2010.06.20
Reason: Ratcliff Injury
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
3:33 Round 1 of 3

Anthony Njokuani
14-1-0 12-2-0

WEC 45: Cerrone vs Ratcliff
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2009.12.19
Odds: +167 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $12,000 Base | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
WEC 45 Knockout of the Night
Win | Submission | Choke

William Sriyapai

Fight Force International

2009.06.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Nate LaMotte
12-1-0 8-2-0

IFL 21: New Jersey
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2008.04.04
Odds: -625 (Huge Favorite) | Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
2:51 Round 1 of 3

Ryan Schultz
12-0-0 18-9-1

IFL 19: World Grand Prix Finals
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2007.12.29
Odds: -340 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 153.0 lbs
Cancelled Bout Shad Lierley IFL 19 2007.12.29
Reason: Lierley Broken Toe
Cancelled Bout John Gunderson IFL 19 2007.12.29
Reason: Gunderson Hand Injury
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Bart Palaszewski
11-0-0 29-9-0

IFL 18: World Grand Prix Semifinals
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2007.11.03
Odds: -165 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Shad Lierley
10-0-0 2-0-0

IFL 14: Everett
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2007.06.01
Weigh-In: 153.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Josh Odom
9-0-0 4-2-0

IFL 10: Los Angeles
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2007.03.17
Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Bart Palaszewski
8-0-0 26-7-0

IFL 8: Houston
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2007.02.02
Weigh-In: 153.0 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
0:24 Round 2 of 3, 4:24 Total

Ryan Schultz
7-0-0 15-7-1

IFL 5: World Championship Semifinals
Main Card

2006.11.02
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Ed West
6-0-0 8-1-0

IFL 3: Portland
Main Card

2006.09.09
Win | KO/TKO | Kick
4:00 Round 1 of 3

Erik Owings
5-0-0 1-0-0

IFL 2: Championship 2006
Main Card

2006.06.03
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Mike Bell

TKO Major League MMA

2006.05.05
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Dave Pariseau

TKO Major League MMA

2006.01.28
Win | KO/TKO | Kick

Dave Goulet

TKO Major League MMA

2005.11.05
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Stephane Laliberte

TKO Major League MMA

2005.09.30
Win | KO/TKO | Injury

Matt McDonald

Manitoba Regional

2005.06.18

Chris Horodecki News View All

Bellator veteran Mike Richman will kick off Bellator's big Nov. 15 main card against former UF... (8 days ago)
At Bellator 128 the ever so flashy Michael Page put on a show with his striking skills against... (13 days ago)
GŁÓWNA KARTA Jake Shields pok. Ryana Ford przez poddanie (duszenie zza pleców, 1 runda, 4:29)... (13 days ago)
Ex-campeão peso médio do Strikeforce e ex-desafiante ao cinturão dos meio médios do UFC, o vet... (13 days ago)
(Photo via Getty) By Alex Giardini WSOF 14: “Shields vs. Ford” came and went last night from... (13 days ago)
Check out video highlights of Chris Horodecki’s clear-cut decision victory over Luis Huete at ... (13 days ago)
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 179 draws reported 11,415 attendance
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 179 Results: Jose Aldo Retains Title in Back and Forth Fight with Chad Mendes
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 179 bonuses: Jose Aldo, Chad Mendes, Fabio Maldonado, Gilbert Burns win $50,000
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 results: Jose Aldo outlasts Chad Mendes in Fight of the Year-contending brawl
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 179 results, photos: Jose Aldo tested, but tops Chad Mendes to retain title
  • MMA Junkie : Twitter reacts to Jose Aldo's UFC 179 'Fight of Year' candidate vs. Chad Mendes
  • Middle Easy : Jose Aldo retains in a nasty grudge match against Chad Mendes
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 post-fight press conference video
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 179 Results: Phil Davis Decisions Glover Teixeira, Calls Out Anderson Silva
  • MMA Junkie : Twitter reacts to Phil Davis' UFC 179 victory over Glover Teixeira
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 results: Phil Davis shuts down Glover Teixeira
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 Live Blog: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes
  • Middle Easy : Phil Davis beats Glover Teixeira, calls out Anderson Silva. Twitter reacts!
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 179 results, photos: Phil Davis wins again in Brazil, dominates Glover Teixeira
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 results: Fabio Maldonado rallies past Hans Stringer
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 Live Blog: Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 179 results, photos: Pendulum swings Fabio Maldonado's way for TKO of Stringer
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 results: Darren Elkins takes split decision over Lucas Martins
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 live blog: Fabio Maldonado vs. Hans Stringer
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Results