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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
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Rick Hawn

Bellator 130
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

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