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"The Machine"


John Lober

  • Name: John Lober
  • MMA Record: 5-9-4 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Machine
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 48 | Date of Birth: 1968.02.26
  • Last Fight: November 29, 2009
  • Weight Class: Light Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 199.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Team Machine
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Huntington Beach, California, United States
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John Lober MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Submission | Choke

Lee McKibbin

Gb United Kingdom Regional

Loss | KO/TKO

Rubin Taigle

Us King of the Cage

Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Damien Gomez

Us King of the Cage

Loss | Submission | Armlock

Br Marcelo Tigre

Us X-1 World Events


Jp Kazuo Takahashi

Jp Pancrase


Jp Kengo Watanabe

Jp Pancrase

Win | Submission | Choke

Us Izzy Johnson

Us California Regional

Loss | Submission | Punches
7:40 Round 1 of 1

Us Frank Shamrock
3-5-2 17-7-1

Br UFC 17.5: Ultimate Brazil
Main Event | Title Challenge | Middleweight | 199

Weigh-In: 199.0 lbs (90.3 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy
Loss | Decision

Us Joe Pardo

NG 6

Loss | Decision

Jp Minoru Suzuki

Jp Pancrase

Loss | KO/TKO

Jp Ryushi Yanagisawa

Jp Pancrase

Draw | Majority

Jp Osami Shibuya

Jp Pancrase

Loss | Decision

Jp Kiuma Kunioku

Jp Pancrase

Loss | Submission | Choke

Us Kevin Jackson

Us Iowa Regional

Win | Decision | Split

Us Frank Shamrock

Us Icon Sport


Ru Igor Zinoviev

Us Oklahoma Regional

Win | Submission | Leglock

Jamie Faucett

Us International Fighting Championship

Win | Submission | Choke

Eric Heberstreit

Ua International Fighting Championship


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