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"The Fugitive"

20-2-0

Dave Jansen

Dave "The Fugitive" Jansen

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  • Given Name: David Hendrik Jansen
  • Professional MMA Record: 20-2-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Fugitive
  • Current Streak: 6 Wins
  • Age: 35 | Date of Birth: 1979.08.21
  • Last Fight: March 21, 2013 in BFC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs
  • Affiliation: Sports Lab
  • Height: 5'9" (175cm) | Reach: 71.5" (182cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $8,000 USD
  • Born: Damascus, Oregon, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Portland, Oregon
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Tapology
  • College: University of Oregon
  • Foundation Style: Wrestling

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Dave Jansen is a wrestler based out of Sports Lab in Portland, OR. He has been fighting since 2007 and has amassed an impressive 18-2 record. His only two losses came at the hands of Kamal Shalorus and Richardo Lamas, both by decision. He is a veteran of M-1, WEC, and Bellator. His most impressive victory was an unanimous decision victory over Richard Crunkilton at WEC 43. He is currently fighting for Bellator and following a decision victory over Ricardo Tirloni he has earned a finals berth in the Bellator Season 7 Lightweight Tournament. His opponent would be the leglock specialist Marcin Held at Bellator 93. Held would attempt the leg lock many times but Jansen was able to take home the Unanimous Decision victory.

Last updated 03.25.2013, 4:26 PM ET
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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Cancelled Bout Michael Chandler Bellator 96 2013.06.19
Reason: Jansen ACL Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Marcin Held
Ref: Kevin MacDonald

Bellator 93
Main Event | Tournament Finals | 155 lbs

2013.03.21
Odds: -160 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs
Cancelled Bout Marcin Held Bellator 92 2013.03.07
Reason: Held Injury
Cancelled Bout Marcin Held Bellator 84 2012.12.14
Reason: Held Too Young to Enter Casino
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ricardo Tirloni
Ref: Dan Miragliotta

Bellator 81
Co-Main Event | Tournament Semifinal | 155 lbs

2012.11.16
Odds: +105 Near Even | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke
0:41 Round 3 of 3, 10:41 Total

Magomed Saadulaev
Ref: Keith Peterson

Bellator 77
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 155 lbs

2012.10.19
Odds: -125 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jacob Kirwan
Ref: Jacob Montalvo

Bellator 62
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.03.23
Odds: -290 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke
2:47 Round 2 of 3, 7:47 Total

Ashkan Morvari
Ref: Yves Lavigne

Bellator 57
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.11.12
Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs
Cancelled Bout Robert Washington Bellator 57 2011.11.12
Win | Submission | Choke
4:58 Round 1 of 3

Scott McAfee

Bellator 39
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.04.02
Odds: -190 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 155.5 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ricardo Lamas
Ref: Kim Winslow

WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2010.08.18
Odds: +115 Near Even | Disclosed Pay: $4,000 Base | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Kamal Shalorus
Ref: Herb Dean

WEC 46: Varner vs Henderson
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2010.01.10
Odds: -129 Slight Favorite | Disclosed Pay: $4,000 Base | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Rich Crunkilton
Ref: Jon Schorle

WEC 43: Cerrone vs. Henderson
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2009.10.10
Odds: -115 Near Even | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke

Amirkhan Mazihov

M-1 Global

2009.07.04
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Yui Chul Nam

M-1 Global

2009.04.29
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Flávio Álvaro

M-1 Global

2009.02.21
Win | Submission | Choke

Matt Lee

WCA

2009.02.06
Win | Submission | Choke

Corey Mahon

District Combat Promotions

2008.12.13
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Sterling Ford

SportFight

2008.09.19
Win | Submission | Choke

Bobby Corpuz

EWC

2008.08.02
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Dennis Davis

Banner Promotions

2008.06.20
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Tommy Truex

SportFight

2008.04.18
Win | Submission | Choke

Jeremy Burnett

SportFight

2007.12.22
Win | Submission | Choke

Dennis Parks

SportFight

2007.10.27
Win | Submission | Choke

Alejandro Alvarez

Full Contact Fighting Federation

2007.09.22
Win | Submission | Choke

Matt Slosser

SportFight

2007.01.06

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