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Oli Thompson

Oli Thompson

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  • Name: Oli Thompson
  • Professional MMA Record: 12-7-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1980.01.02
  • Last Fight: May 17, 2014 in KSW
  • Weight Class: Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 230.8 lbs
  • Affiliation: ZT Fight School
  • Height: 6'1" (185cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Hastings, East Sussex, England
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Hastings, East Sussex, England
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

Oli Thompson Wiki Update Wiki

Oliver John Thompson is a British strongman (and former "Britain's Strongest Man") turned mixed martial artist. He made his debut in February of 2009 for the UK-based promotion ZT Fight Night winning his first fight by submission. After compiling a 9-2 record in England, he was offered a contract with the juggernaut MMA promotion UFC. Unfortunately his stint with them lasted only two fights, both of which he lost - to Shawn Jordan and fellow British heavyweight Philip De Fries respectively. After being released from the promotion he would return to his winning ways by going 3-1 in his next 4 fights, his only loss being a decision to the accomplished grappler and future KSW Heavyweight champion Karol Bedorf. After defeating in dominating fashion his next opponent for the Polish based promotion, he was offered a bout against his former strongman competition, Poland's own Mariusz Pudzianowski.

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Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Cancelled Bout Szymon Bajor Pitbull Fighting Championship 1 2014.08.30
Reason: Thompson injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Mariusz Pudzianowski

KSW 27: Cage Time
Co-Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.05.17
Odds: -115 Near Even | Weigh-In: 230.824 lbs
Loss | Submission
0:18 Round 1 of 3

Gzim Selmani
Ref: Marc Goddard

BAMMA 15: Thompson vs. Selmani
Main Event | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2014.04.05
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:24 Round 2 of 3, 6:24 Total

Kamil Waluś
Ref: Łukasz Porębski

KSW 25: Khalidov vs. Sakurai 2
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2013.12.07
Odds: -200 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 227.958 lbs
Cancelled Bout Kamil Waluś KSW 24 2013.09.28
Reason: Walus Injury
Cancelled Bout Neil Grove UCFC 6 2013.07.27
Win | KO/TKO
3:21 Round 1 of 3

Kevin Asplund
Ref: Rusty Sullivan

GWC 1: USA vs. U.K.
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2013.06.29
Weigh-In: 248.4 lbs
Cancelled Bout Jimmy Ambriz GWC 1 2013.06.29
Cancelled Bout Jeff Monson GWC 1 2013.06.29
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Karol Bedorf
Ref: Tomasz Bronder

KSW 22: Pride Time
Main Card | Catchweight | 254 lbs

2013.03.16
Weigh-In: 246.697 lbs
Walkout Music: Survivor - Eye of the Tiger
Win | Submission | Punches

Ivan Pioneer

United Kingdom Regional

2012.11.10
Loss | Submission | Choke
4:16 Round 2 of 3, 9:16 Total

Phil De Fries
Ref: John McCarthy

UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs. Vera
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2012.08.04
Odds: +185 Slight Underdog | Weigh-In: 232.0 lbs
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
3:53 Round 2 of 3, 8:53 Total

Shawn Jordan
Ref: Steve Percival

UFC on FX 2: Alves vs. Kampmann
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs

2012.03.02
Odds: +180 Slight Underdog | Weigh-In: 235.0 lbs
Cancelled Bout Phil De Fries UFC 138 2011.11.05
Reason: Thompson Torn Bicep
Win | Submission | Choke

Mark Potter

Ultimate Challenge MMA

2011.06.25
Win | Submission | Choke

Ben Smith

Ultimate Challenge MMA

2011.03.25
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Nikki Kent

ZT Fight Night

2010.12.03
Win | Submission | Choke

Tomasz Czerwiński

ZT Fight Night

2010.07.30
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Ian Hawkings

Ultimate Challenge MMA

2010.06.20
Win | KO/TKO | Punch

Steve Day

ZT Fight Night

2010.01.30
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Rob Broughton

ZT Fight Night

2010.01.30
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

Joe Vedepo

ZT Fight Night

2010.01.30
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Tomasz Kamienczyk

ZT Fight Night

2009.08.21
Win | Submission | Punches

Ashley Pollard

ZT Fight Night 16

2009.06.19
Win | Submission | Choke

Ashley Pollard

ZT Fight Night 15

2009.04.02

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