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Chris Saunders

Chris "The So Cal Kid" Saunders

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  • Given Name: Christopher Michael Saunders
  • MMA Record: 16-8-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The So Cal Kid
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 31 | Date of Birth: 1986.03.11
  • Last Fight: April 29, 2017 in CXF
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: All in MMA
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 69.0" (175cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $8,000 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Long Beach, California
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Instagram

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Chris Saunders MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Derion Chapman
15-8-0 4-6-1

Us CXF 7: Locked and Loaded
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2017.04.29
Referee: Mike Bell
Loss | Decision | Split
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Us Chris Culley
15-7-0 19-13-0

Us BAMMA Badbeat 20: Saunders vs. Culley
Main Event | Title Defense | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.06.10
Referee: John McCarthy
Win | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Us Darren Smith Jr.
14-7-0 9-5-0

Us BAMMA Badbeat 18: Saunders vs. Smith 2
Main Event | Title Defense | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.02.20
Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs (69.9 kgs) | Referee: Mike Beltran
Win | Submission | Choke
0:29 Round 1 of 5

Us Kevin Bostick
13-7-0 6-3-0

Us BAMMA Badbeat 17: Bostick vs. Saunders
Main Event | Title Match | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.10.02
Weigh-In: 153.6 lbs (69.7 kgs)
BAMMA Badbeat 17 Performance of the Night
Win | Submission | Choke
1:28 Round 2 of 3, 6:28 Total

Us Brandon Morris
12-7-0 3-3-0

Us BAMMA Badbeat 16: Saunders vs. Morris
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.06.26
Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Mike Bell
BAMMA Badbeat 16 Submission of the Night
BAMMA Badbeat 16 Performance of the Night
Win | Submission | Choke
1:14 Round 1 of 3

Us Darren Smith Jr.
11-7-0 7-4-0

Us BAMMA Badbeat 15: Saunders vs. Smith
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.04.10
Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)
Loss | Submission | Choke
1:09 Round 1 of 3

Us Dominic Clark
11-6-0 6-3-0

Us Chaos at the Casino 5
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.08.10
Referee: John McCarthy
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Dominic Gutierrez

Us Lights Out Promotions

2014.04.12
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Am Sevak Magakian

Us Lights Out Promotions

2013.11.23
Win | Submission | Choke
1:10 Round 2 of 3, 4:10 Total

Us Shad Smith
9-5-0 12-18-2

Us Respect in the Cage
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.07.13
Referee: Mike Beltran
Loss | KO/TKO
3:55 Round 3 of 3, 13:55 Total

Am Akop Stepanyan
9-4-0 12-5-0

Us Bellator 92
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.03.07
Weigh-In: 154.5 lbs (70.1 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy
Cancelled Bout Andre Fili Tachi PF 15 2012.11.15
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Br Thiago Meller

Us Samurai Pro Sports

2012.10.19
Cancelled Bout Andre Fili Tachi PF 14 2012.09.07
Loss | Submission | Choke
4:03 Round 1 of 3

Us Myles Jury
9-2-0 9-0-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.06.01
Odds: +270 (Moderate Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Kim Winslow
Loss | Decision | Majority
Exhibition Bout
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Us Vinc Pichel
9-2-0 7-0-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 15: Live
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.05.18
Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Decision | Split
Exhibition Bout
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Us Sam Sicilia
9-2-0 9-1-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 15: Live
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.04.27
Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Exhibition Bout
1 Round

Us Chase Hackett
9-2-0 4-1-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 15: Live
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.03.09
Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ca Chris Horodecki
9-1-0 17-3-0

Ca Bellator 47: 2011 Summer Series 2
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.07.23
Odds: +380 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 155.4 lbs (70.5 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Cleber Luciano

Us California Regional

2011.04.10
Win | KO/TKO

George Valdez

Us Pandemonium

2010.11.19
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Andy Morales

Us California Regional

2010.06.23
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Todd Willingham

Us California Regional

2010.05.13
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Nick Reale

Us Long Beach Fight Night

2010.04.18
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Billy Terry

Us California Regional

2010.02.10
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Todd Willingham

Us California Regional

2009.12.18
Loss | Submission | Choke

Us Isaac Gutierrez

Us Spar Star Promotions

2009.11.20
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Guilherme Cotliarenko

Us California Regional

2009.08.15
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Thor Skancke

Us California Regional

2009.07.17

Chris Saunders Wiki Update Wiki

The Ultimate Fighter 15
Episode 1 Saunders def. Chase Hackett by Unanimous Decision
Episode 8 Saunders def. Sam Sicilia by Split Decision
Episode 11 Vinc Pichel def. Saunders by Majority Decision

Last updated 02.13.2014, 9:00 AM ET
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