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Trevor Smith

Trevor "Hot Sauce" Smith

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  • Given Name: Trevor Allen Smith
  • MMA Record: 12-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Hot Sauce
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1981.01.05
  • Last Fight: November 08, 2014 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Middleweight | Last Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Ring Demon Jiu Jitsu
  • Height: 6'3" (190cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $96,000 USD
  • Born: Vancouver, Washington
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  UFC.com
  • Fighting out of: Tukwila, Washington
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

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Trevor Smith is an American middleweight fighter currently signed to the UFC. He trains out of Ring Demon Jiu Jitsu in Tukwila, Washington. He holds a bachelors degree in Marketing from Iowa State University. He has previously ought for Strikeforce and Cagesport where he was the light heavyweight champion. Of his eleven professional wins, ten have been finishes with nine coming by submission. He has won the UFC "Fight of the Night" bonus one time.


Snith began training in grappling while he wrestled in college as a way to stay in shape. He began his MMA career in 2009 and fought near his home through the early part of his career. He would achieve a 7-1 record in just over two years with all of his wins coming by first round finishes. Smith's first big break came in 2011 when he was signed by Strikeforce. In his three fights with the promotion, he went 2-1 with both wins coming by submission. He took on Tim Kennedy at Strikeforce's last event. Although he was able to keep up with Kennedy's ground game, he ultimately surcame to a guillotine choke in the third round. The two were originally supposed to meet at Strikeforce: Cormier vs. Mir but the event was cancelled.


When Strikeforce ceased operations, Trevor was moved over to the UFC. He made his promotional debut against Ed Herman at UFC on Fox 8. Although he would lose a split decision, he was awarded the "Fight of the Night" bonus. He next fought Brian Houston at UFC Fight Night 35 and was able to pick up a split decision win

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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:31 Round 1 of 3

Caio Magalhães
12-5-0 8-1-0

UFC Fight Night 56: Shogun vs. St. Preux
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2014.11.08
Odds: +210 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs (84.4 kgs) | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Tor Troéng
11-5-0 15-5-1

UFC Fight Night 46: McGregor vs. Brandao
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2014.07.19
Odds: +145 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 185.5 lbs (84.1 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:45 Round 1 of 3

Thales Leites
11-4-0 22-4-0

UFC Fight Night 39: Nogueira vs. Nelson
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2014.04.11
Odds: +450 (Heavy Underdog) | Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs (84.4 kgs) | Referee: Neil Hall
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Brian Houston
10-4-0 4-1-0

UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2014.01.15
Odds: -140 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $16,000 ($8K Base, $8K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs (84.4 kgs) | Referee: Blake Grice
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ed Herman
10-3-0 19-9-0

UFC on FOX 8: Johnson vs. Moraga
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.07.27
Odds: +160 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $58,000 ($8K Base, $50K Fight/Night) | Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
#40 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2013
UFC on FOX 8 Fight of the Night
Loss | Submission | Choke
1:36 Round 3 of 3, 11:36 Total

Tim Kennedy
10-2-0 14-4-0

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.01.12
Odds: +400 (Heavy Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 186.0 lbs (84.4 kgs) | Referee: Mark Carter
#17 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2013
Cancelled Bout Tim Kennedy Strikeforce 2012.11.03
Reason: Event Cancelled
Win | Submission | Choke
4:21 Round 1 of 3

Alexandre Moreno
9-2-0 13-2-0

BXC 1: The Rise
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2012.06.16
Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs) | Referee: Steve Rita
Cancelled Bout Moise Rimbon Instinct MMA 3 2012.03.31
Reason: Smith Injury
Loss | KO/TKO
1:05 Round 1 of 3

Gian Villante
9-1-0 8-3-0

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2012.01.07
Odds: +115 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $4,000 Base | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Kim Winslow
Win | Submission | Choke
4:28 Round 1 of 3

TJ Cook
8-1-0 12-3-0

Strikeforce Challengers 20: Britt vs. Sayers
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2011.11.18
Odds: -160 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $6,000 ($3K Base, $3K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Submission | Choke
3:02 Round 2 of 3, 8:02 Total

Keith Berry
7-1-0 10-6-0

Strikeforce Challengers 16: Fodor vs. Terry
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2011.06.24
Disclosed Pay: $4,000 ($2K Base, $2K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs) | Referee: Ryan Hoisington
Win | Submission | Choke

Jared Torgeson

CageSport

2011.04.22
Win | Submission | Armlock

Wes Swofford

SportFight

2011.01.27
Win | Submission | Choke

Pete Werve

Coga Combat Games

2010.09.24
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

Devin Cole

Coga Combat Games

2010.08.21
Win | Submission | Choke

Matt Kovacs

Washington Regional

2010.07.31
Win | Submission | Armlock

Jesus Rodriguez

Washington Regional

2010.06.05
Win | Submission | Choke

Tim Perales

Washington Regional

2009.08.22
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Brian Martin

Washington Regional

2009.01.09

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