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"Caveman"

18-6-0

Derrick Mehmen

Derrick "Caveman" Mehmen

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  • Given Name: Derrick James Mehmen
  • Professional MMA Record: 18-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Caveman
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 29 | Date of Birth: 1985.05.30
  • Last Fight: October 11, 2014 in WSOF
  • Weight Class: Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 243.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: American Top Team
  • Height: 6'4" (194cm) | Reach: 78.0" (198cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $31,000 USD
  • Born: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Coconut Creek, Florida
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:51 Round 1 of 5

Smealinho Rama
18-5-0 8-1-0

WSOF 14: Shields vs. Ford
Co-Main Event | Vacant Title | Heavyweight | 265

2014.10.11
Odds: -165 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 243.0 lbs | Referee: John Braak
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Dave Huckaba
17-5-0 21-5-0

WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.06.21
Odds: -190 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $14,000 ($7K Base, $7K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 242.0 lbs | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Scott Barrett
16-5-0 15-3-0

WSOF 8: Gaethje vs. Patishnock
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.01.18
Disclosed Pay: $10,000 ($5K Base, $5K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 246.2 lbs | Referee: Troy Waugh
Win | KO/TKO | Punch
2:40 Round 2 of 3, 7:40 Total

Rolles Gracie
15-5-0 8-1-0

WSOF 5: Arlovski vs. Kyle
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2013.09.14
Odds: +140 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 246.8 lbs | Referee: Bill Bookwalter
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Louis DeWerdt

Pinnacle Combat

2013.05.03
Win | Submission | Choke
4:20 Round 1 of 3

Pat Harman
13-5-0 9-12-0

Pinnacle Combat 11
Co-Main Event

2012.11.30
Cancelled Bout John Poppie Pinnacle Combat 11 2012.11.30
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

John Reed

Iowa Challenge

2012.10.06
Cancelled Bout Gael Lopes WCMMA 1 2012.09.15
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Gian Villante
12-4-0 9-3-0

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2012.05.19
Disclosed Pay: $3,000 Base | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Cancelled Bout Rob Morrow Pinnacle Combat 10 2012.04.27
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Rodney Wallace
12-3-0 11-4-0

WMMA 1: McCorkle vs. Heden
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2012.03.31
Weigh-In: 204.8 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Roy Jones
11-3-0 6-1-0

Strikeforce Challengers 18: Gurgel vs. Duarte
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2011.08.12
Odds: -210 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $4,000 ($2K Base, $2K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Matt Thompson

Fight Time

2011.03.31
Loss | Decision | Split

Gareth Joseph

World Extreme Fighting

2011.01.22
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Chase Waldon

Brutaal Fight Night

2010.06.19
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Demetrius Richards

The Cage Inc.

2010.05.15
Loss | Submission | Choke
0:26 Round 2 of 3, 5:26 Total

Dave Branch
8-1-0 5-0-0

Bellator 15
Preliminary Card | Catchweight | 190 lbs

2010.04.22
Weigh-In: 191.75 lbs | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Eric Poling

Iowa Regional

2009.11.07
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Todd Monaghan

Iowa Regional

2009.08.22
Win | Submission | Choke

Kyle Davis

Brutaal Fight Night

2009.04.11
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Lamar Coleman

Brutaal Fight Night

2009.03.06
Loss | Submission | Choke

Mike Ciesnolevicz

Illinois Regional

2008.12.11
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Karl Kelly

Iowa Regional

2008.09.13
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Rashad Brooks

Iowa Regional

2008.04.05
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Pete Staranko

Iowa Regional

2007.02.10
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Jeremy Norwood

Iowa Challenge

2006.09.09
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Win

Dairen Wyatt

Iowa Regional

2006.08.05
Loss

Kyle Considine

Iowa Regional

2006.08.05
Loss | Submission | Choke

Nathan Kirby

Extreme Challenge

2006.07.22

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