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Nick Pace

Nick Pace

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  • Name: Nick Pace
  • Professional MMA Record: 6-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 27 | Date of Birth: 1987.04.17
  • Last Fight: November 19, 2011 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 141.0 lbs
  • Gym/Affiliation: Tiger Schulmann Fight Team
  • Height: 5'7" (171cm) | Reach: 68.0" (173cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $10,000 USD
  • Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  UFC.com
  • Fighting out of: Staten Island, New York
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

Nick Pace Wiki Update Wiki

New York native Nick Pace seems to be a fighter who finishes in impressive fashion when he finishes a fight. Pace would fight four of his first five pro fights for Ring of Combat, and would also have a fight at Bellator 11 against Collin Tebo in this stretch. Pace impressed many when he fought Tebo, when he knocked Tebo out with a flying knee. After putting together a 5-0 record, he would sign with the WEC to fight Demetrious Johnson.

After a decision loss to the future UFC flyweight champion, Pace would move to the UFC as a part of the UFC/WEC merger, and would fight at the TUF 12 Finale against Will Campuzano. In the third round, Pace forced Campuzano to tap from an odd looking submission called a pillory choke (it has also been dubbed the 'Pace' choke). Pace would have likely earned 'Submission of the Night' honors, but missed weight by three pounds for this bout. Next, Pace took on veteran Ivan Menjivar. Pace would lose a decision, but some would argue that Pace earned the decision victory. Pace would once again miss weight his next time out, when he weighed in five pounds heavy for a fight against Miguel Torres. Pace lost the fight at UFC 139 by unanimous decision, and would be cut from the promotion.

Last updated 10.23.2012, 8:53 PM ET
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Nick Pace MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Professional Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Miguel Torres
Ref: Josh Rosenthal
UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson
Preliminary Card | Catchweight | 141 lbs
Odds: +310 Moderate Underdog | Disclosed Pay: $4,000 Base | Weigh-In: 141.0 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Ivan Menjivar
Ref: Keith Peterson
UFC 133: Evans vs. Ortiz 2
Preliminary Card | Catchweight | 138 lbs
Odds: +140 Slight Underdog | Weigh-In: 135.8 lbs
Cancelled Bout Michael McDonald UFC UFN 24 2011.03.26
Reason: Pace Injury
Win | Submission
4:33 Round 3 of 3, 14:33 Total
Will Campuzano
Ref: Chris Tognoni
The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale
Preliminary Card | Catchweight | 138 lbs
Odds: +110 Near Even | Disclosed Pay: $6,000 ($3K Base, $3K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 138.0 lbs
#22 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2010
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Demetrious Johnson
Ref: Eric Heinz
WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
Odds: -120 Near Even | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke
3:03 Round 1 of 3
Steve De Angelis
Ref: Keith Peterson
Ring of Combat 30
Main Card | Vacant Title | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total
Jose Adriano
Ref: Kevin Mulhall
Ring of Combat 29
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
Win | Submission | Choke
1:37 Round 1 of 3
Lennox Chance
Ref: Kevin Mulhall
Ring of Combat 28
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Knee
1:37 Round 1 of 3
Collin Tebo
Bellator 11
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 8:00 Total
Sean Santella
Ref: Yves Lavigne
Ring of Combat 22
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
Weigh-In: 135.6 lbs

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