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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.

Last updated 04.01.2014, 1:39 PM ET
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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Brett McDermott
12-7-0 2-1-0

BAMMA 17
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2014.12.06
Cancelled Bout Szymon Bajor Pitbull Fighting Championship 1 2014.08.30
Reason: Thompson injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Mariusz Pudzianowski
12-6-0 6-3-0

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
12-5-0 3-1-0

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

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

Kamil Waluś
11-5-0 4-1-0

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

2013.12.07
Odds: -200 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 227.958 lbs | Referee: Łukasz Porębski
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
10-5-0 15-5-0

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

2013.06.29
Weigh-In: 248.4 lbs | Referee: Rusty Sullivan
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
10-4-0 8-2-0

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

2013.03.16
Weigh-In: 246.697 lbs | Referee: Tomasz Bronder | 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
9-3-0 8-1-0

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

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

Shawn Jordan
9-2-0 12-3-0

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

2012.03.02
Odds: +180 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 235.0 lbs | Referee: Steve Percival
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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UFC veteran heavyweight Oli Thompson is making the move to 205 pounds, hoping to land more fig... (3 days ago)
BAMMA UK FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT “The Battle of the Spartans” as Oli Thompson faces Brett Mcdemott ... (6 days ago)
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