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John Gunther

John "The Machine" Gunther
  • Name: John Gunther
  • MMA Record: 5-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Machine
  • Current Streak: 8 Wins
  • Age: 31 | Date of Birth: 1985.11.24
  • Last Fight: January 28, 2017 in RFO
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 167.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Strong Style Fight Team
  • Height: 5'9" (175cm) | Reach: 73.0" (185cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Instagram  |  Tapology

Tapology Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

  • Ohio

    Ohio

    updated Wed Jun 21 22:17:55 2017
    #3
    John Gunther is the 3rd ranked of 42 active Ohio Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Welterweight (3rd)
  • US Midwest

    US Midwest

    updated Fri Jun 23 11:41:08 2017
    #35
    John Gunther is the 35th ranked of 432 active US Midwest Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Welterweight (39th)

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John Gunther MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
2:29 Round 3 of 3, 12:29 Total

Us Devonte Smith
4-0-0 4-0-0

Us Big Guns 22
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2017.01.28
Cancelled Bout Nick Browne Pinnacle FC 15 2016.12.17
Cancelled Bout Dan Claus Big Guns 21 2016.11.19
Win | Submission
3:19 Round 1 of 3

Us Luke Ransbottom
3-0-0 1-0-0

Us Big Guns 18
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.03.19
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Portland Pringle III
2-0-0 7-4-0

Us Warrior Nation Fight Series 35: Marion-Mania
Co-Main Event | Catchweight | 165 lbs

2016.02.20
Win | KO/TKO
3:25 Round 1 of 3

Us Chris Tucker
1-0-0 1-2-0

Us Big Guns 17
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.10.17
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ca Xavier Nash
0-0-0 1-0-0

Us NAAFS: Caged Vengeance 16
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.03.07
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Submission | Armlock
2:59 Round 2 of 3, 5:59 Total

Us AJ Dobson
6-1-0 5-0-0

Us NAAFS: Caged Vengeance 15
Main Card | Vacant Title | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.12.06
Win | Submission | Armlock
2:15 Round 1 of 3

Us Chris Brooks
5-1-0 1-1-0

Us Caged Madness 30
Main Card | Vacant Title | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.07.26
Weigh-In: 167.0 lbs (75.7 kgs)
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Us Chris Tripi
4-1-0 1-0-0

Us Mansfield Mayhem 14
Co-Main Event | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2014.02.08
Weigh-In: 168.5 lbs (76.4 kgs)
Cancelled Bout Keith Gillyard Turf Wars 15 2014.01.18
Loss | KO/TKO | Injury
3:00 Round 1 of 3

Us AJ Dobson
4-0-0 4-0-0

Us Big Guns 12: Resurrection
Main Card

2013.08.31
Win | Submission | Choke
2:00 Round 1 of 5

Us Freddie Musgrave III
3-0-0 0-0-0

Us Rocktagon MMA 23
Main Card | Title Match | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.01.19
Cancelled Bout Travis Soto Big Guns 11 2012.11.17
Win | Submission | Armlock
2:34 Round 2 of 3, 5:34 Total

Us Edwin Taylor
2-0-0 0-0-0

Us Big Guns 11: Trukovich vs. Halsey
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2012.11.17
Weigh-In: 177.5 lbs (80.5 kgs)
Win | Submission | Armlock
0:51 Round 2 of 3, 3:51 Total

Us Jon Merinar
1-0-0 1-0-0

Us Coalition of Combat: Fall Brawl
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2012.10.13
Win | KO/TKO | Retired
3:00 Round 2 of 3, 6:00 Total

Us Niles Hootman
0-0-0 0-0-0

Us Mansfield Mayhem 13
Main Card

2012.09.22

Last updated 10.14.2012, 7:19 PM ET
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