United States

Pro Record

"The Fugitive"

20-2-0

Dave Jansen

Dave "The Fugitive" Jansen

Photo Source:   MMAWeekly.com

  • 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

Gyms & Affiliations

Dave Jansen Wiki Update Wiki

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
Wiki Contributors:

Tapology Consensus Rankings For Dave Jansen

Dave Jansen Lightweight Ranking History

Dave Jansen MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Rick Hawn
20-2-0 18-3-0

Bellator 130: Newton vs. Vassell
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.10.24
Cancelled Bout Michael Chandler Bellator 96 2013.06.19
Reason: Jansen ACL Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Marcin Held
19-2-0 15-2-0

Bellator 93
Main Event | Tournament Finals | 155 lbs

2013.03.21
Odds: -160 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs | Referee: Kevin MacDonald
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
18-2-0 15-2-0

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

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

Magomed Saadulaev
17-2-0 14-1-0

Bellator 77
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 155 lbs

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

Jacob Kirwan
16-2-0 9-3-0

Bellator 62
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

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

Ashkan Morvari
15-2-0 12-5-0

Bellator 57
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

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

Scott McAfee
14-2-0 10-3-0

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
14-1-0 8-1-0

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 | Referee: Kim Winslow
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Kamal Shalorus
14-0-0 5-0-1

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 | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Rich Crunkilton
13-0-0 18-2-0

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

2009.10.10
Odds: -115 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs | Referee: Jon Schorle
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

New Jersey Regional

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

Dave Jansen News View All

    Dave Jansen 19-2                    vs             Rick Hawn 18-3     Dracut, MA- Earlier ... (16 days ago)
Emanuel Newton will put his Bellator light heayvweight title on the line when he faces Linton ... (21 days ago)
Główna karta: Walka o pas mistrzowski LHW: Linton Vassell (14-3) vs. Emanuel Newton (24-7) K... (21 days ago)
Date: October 24, 2014 Venue: Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane, Kansas TV: Spike TV/Spike.com Fig... (1 month ago)
Bellator lightweight tournament champion Dave Jansen is returning after an extended injury lay... (1 month ago)
Bellator & Gilbert Melendez Agree on Structure to Bring Top Lightweight To Bellator   UFC ... (8 months ago)
  • MMAFighting.com : Anthony Johnson's manager optimistic about his situation with UFC
  • MMAFighting.com : Joe Lauzon out of bout with Diego Sanchez at UFC 180
  • MMAFighting.com : Georges St-Pierre says Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta didn't try to convince him to return
  • MMA Weekly : Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Confirmed for UFC 182 in Las Vegas
  • MMA Junkie : Dana White says Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano official for UFC 182 in Vegas
  • MMAFighting.com : Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano slated for UFC 182
  • MMA Weekly : Pictures of Ballerinas Knocking Out UFC Fighters Are Hilariously Awesome
  • MMA Junkie : UFC, 'TUF 17' vet Tor Troeng announces retirement from MMA
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 179 Embedded, Episode 2: 'I'm going to [expletive] this guy up'
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 179 Embedded, Episode 1: Jose Aldo Has Harsh Words for Chad Mendes
  • MMA Junkie : Video: Urijah Faber breaks down UFC 179's Jose Aldo-Chad Mendes main event
  • MMA Weekly : The Jon Jones PSA on Social Media Faux Pas
  • MMA Junkie : Source: Joe Lauzon forced out of UFC 180 fight with Diego Sanchez
  • MMA Weekly : Stephan Bonnar Broke a Toe, but Still Plans to Fight Tito Ortiz
  • MMA Junkie : Bellator 130's Linton Vassell 'fine with flying under the radar' before title fight
  • MMAFighting.com : Scott Coker calls move away from weekly Bellator shows a 'no brainer'
  • MMA Junkie : Bellator targeting major 2015 events in St. Louis, San Jose, San Diego, Mohegan Sun
  • MMAFighting.com : No Cain Velasquez at UFC 180 means more fancy footwork
  • MMAFighting.com : Veteran Paulo Thiago cut from UFC roster after third straight loss
  • Middle Easy : Great Scott! Bellator’s Scott Coker anticipates something big will happen in the next few weeks