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"Hurricane"

22-5-0

Gerald Harris

Gerald "Hurricane" Harris

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  • Name: Gerald Harris
  • Professional MMA Record: 22-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Hurricane
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1979.11.19
  • Last Fight: August 10, 2013 in WSOF
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs
  • Gym/Affiliation: Ghost Dog Boxing
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: 77.5" (197cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $182,000 USD
  • Born: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  UFC.com
  • Fighting out of: Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

Gerald Harris Wiki Update Wiki

After an unsuccessful stint on The Ultimate Fighter 7 in which he was defeated by eventual tournament winner Amir Sadollah, Gerald Harris rebounded, putting together an impressive winning streak in a variety of local promotions, including Shark Fights. In 2010, he was invited back to the UFC, winning Knockout of the Night honors for his January victory over John Salter. After finishing Mario Miranda with strikes in March, he was matched up with Dave Branch at UFC 116, the biggest fight card of the year, and he earned a spot on ESPN's Sportscenter the next day with a beautiful KO slam in the third round. Although he was known more for his wrestling ability than his finishing ability during the early part of his career, Harris has quickly become one of the most dangerous knockout artists in the middleweight division. What’s more; he seems to carry this knockout power well into the latter rounds of his fights.

Gerald Harris announced his retirement from MMA April 23rd 2014 via twitter. 


The Ultimate Fighter 7

Episode 2 Harris def. Mike Marello by Unanimous Decision

Episode 7 Amir Sadollah def. Harris by TKO (Strikes) at 2:36 of Round 2

Last updated 04.23.2014, 5:51 PM ET
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Gerald Harris MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Professional Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Jorge Santiago
Ref: Michael Bell
WSOF 4: Spong vs. DeAnda
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs
2013.08.10
Odds: -140 Slight Favorite | Disclosed Pay: $30,000 ($15K Base, $15K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Josh Burkman
Ref: Chris Tognoni
WSOF 1: Arlovski vs. Cole
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs
2012.11.03
Odds: -215 Moderate Favorite Upset Defeat | Disclosed Pay: $15,000 Base | Weigh-In: 170.5 lbs
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Mike Bronzoulis
Ref: Patrick Patlan
Legacy FC 11: Patino vs. Hantz
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs
2012.05.11
Odds: -385 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 170.25 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Eric Davila
Ref: Jacob Montalvo
Legacy FC 10: Audinwood vs. Reiswerg
Co-Main Event | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2012.02.24
Odds: -1000 Huge Favorite | Weigh-In: 185.5 lbs
Cancelled Bout Artenas Young Legacy FC 10 2012.02.24
Cancelled Bout DJ Linderman Legacy FC 10 2012.02.24
Reason: Linderman Missed Weight
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Kazuhiro Nakamura
Ref: Kenichi Serizawa
Dream 17
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg
2011.09.24
Odds: -190 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 185.188 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Anthony Ruiz
Ref: John McCarthy
Tachi PF 9: The Contenders
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2011.05.06
Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous James Head Xtreme Fighting League 2011.02.25
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Maiquel Falcao
Ref: Dan Miragliotta
UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2010.11.20
Odds: -270 Moderate Favorite Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Slam
2:35 Round 3 of 3, 12:35 Total
Dave Branch
Ref: Herb Dean
UFC 116: Lesnar vs Carwin
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2010.07.03
Odds: -245 Moderate Favorite | Disclosed Pay: $95,000 ($10K Base, $10K Bonus, $75K KO/Night) | Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs
#18 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
UFC 116 Knockout of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:49 Round 1 of 3
Mario Miranda
Ref: Bill Clancy
UFC Fight Night 21: Florian vs Gomi
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2010.03.31
Odds: -145 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:24 Round 3 of 3, 13:24 Total
John Salter
UFC Fight Night 20: Maynard vs Diaz
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2010.01.11
Odds: -280 Moderate Favorite | Disclosed Pay: $42,000 ($6K Base, $6K Bonus, $30K KO/Night) | Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs
UFC Fight Night 20 Knockout of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Punch Nissen Osterneck Shark Fights 2009.09.12
Win | KO/TKO | Punches David Knight SJW 2 2009.03.28
Win | Submission | Choke Travis Doerge C3 Fights 2009.01.30
Win | Submission | Punches Jay Ford Freestyle Cage Fighting 2008.11.15
Win | Decision | Unanimous Mitch Whitesel C3 Fights 2008.08.16
Win | Submission | Strikes Brandon McDowell C3 Fights 2008.07.12
Win | KO/TKO | Punches Jeremija Sanders FTP 2007.11.03
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
3:03 Round 1 of 3
Benji Radach
IFL 16: 2007 Semifinals
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs
2007.08.02
Weigh-In: 185.5 lbs
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total
Fabio Leopoldo
IFL 12: Connecticut
Main Card
2007.04.13
Win | KO/TKO | Punches Curtis Stout Titan FC 2007.03.23
Win | Decision | Unanimous Travis Fowler Freestyle Cage Fighting 2007.03.10
Win | KO/TKO | Punches Harvell Hunter Freestyle Cage Fighting 2007.02.10
Win | Submission | Injury Bubba McDaniel Freestyle Cage Fighting 2006.11.10
Win | KO/TKO | Punches Joe Bunch Freestyle Cage Fighting 2006.10.07
Win | Submission Chester Lauchner Freestyle Cage Fighting 2006.08.19
Win | Submission | Punches Ryan Lopez FCFP 2006.08.11

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