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Billy Evangelista

Billy Evangelista

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  • Name: Billy Evangelista
  • MMA Record: 13-3-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
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  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 36 | Date of Birth: 1980.10.07
  • Last Fight: June 20, 2014 in TWC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Pro Buhawe
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 68.0" (173cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $80,000 USD
  • Born: Parlier, California, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: San Jose, California
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

Billy Evangelista Welterweight Ranking History

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Billy Evangelista MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Submission | Choke
1:41 Round 1 of 3

Br Felipe Fogolin
13-2-0 6-2-0

Us TWC 20: Isolation
Main Event

2014.06.20
Cancelled Bout EJ Brooks MMA Xtreme 2013.08.24
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:31 Round 3 of 3, 11:31 Total

Us Josh Thornburg
12-2-0 8-6-0

Us TWC 17: Conflict
Main Event | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.06.21
Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs) | Referee: Cecil Peoples
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Zak Bucia
11-2-0 10-4-0

Us UPC 15
Main Event | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.05.11
Referee: Jason McCoy
Cancelled Bout James Terry Strikeforce 2012.05.19
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us KJ Noons
11-1-0 10-4-0

Us Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.12.17
Odds: +210 (Moderate Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $20,000 Base | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jorge Masvidal
11-0-0 20-6-0

Us Strikeforce: Columbus
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.03.05
Odds: +125 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $20,000 Base | Weigh-In: 155.5 lbs (70.5 kgs) | Referee: Ty Wheeler
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Waachiim Spiritwolf
10-0-0 8-6-1

Us Strikeforce Challengers 11: Bowling vs. Voelker 2
Main Card | Catchweight | 165 lbs

2010.10.23
Odds: -320 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $10,000 Base | Weigh-In: 165.2 lbs (74.9 kgs) | Referee: Dan Stell
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Jorge Gurgel
9-0-0 13-5-0

Us Strikeforce Challengers 4: Gurgel vs. Evangelista
Main Event | Catchweight | 160 lbs

2009.11.06
Odds: -223 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 159.0 lbs (72.1 kgs)
No Contest | Disqualificaton | Overturn
3:42 Round 2 of 3, 8:42 Total

Us Mike Aina
9-0-0 11-6-1

Us Strikeforce Challengers 1: Aina vs. Evangelista
Main Event | Catchweight | 157 lbs

2009.05.16
Odds: -255 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 157.5 lbs (71.4 kgs)
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Harris Sarmiento

Us Palace Fighting Championship

2009.01.22
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Luke Caudillo
7-0-0 15-12-0

Us Strikeforce: Payback
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2008.10.03
Odds: -397 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Jerome Locke
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Nam Phan
6-0-0 14-4-0

Us Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Thomson
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2008.06.27
Odds: +114 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $14,000 ($7K Base, $7K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | KO/TKO | Punch
0:39 Round 3 of 3, 10:39 Total

Us Marlon Sims
5-0-0 3-2-0

Us Strikeforce: Shamrock vs. Le
Preliminary Card | Catchweight | 163 lbs

2008.03.29
Disclosed Pay: $10,000 ($5K Base, $5K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 160.5 lbs (72.8 kgs)
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Clint Coronel
4-0-0 2-2-0

Us Strikeforce: Playboy Mansion
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2007.09.29
Disclosed Pay: $6,000 ($3K Base, $3K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 154.7 lbs (70.2 kgs)
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Ryan Bixler

Us California Regional

2007.07.24
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Alex Crispim

Us Gladiator Challenge

2007.03.31
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:39 Round 1 of 3

Us Isaiah Hill
1-0-0 3-0-0

Us Strikeforce: Young Guns
Main Card

2007.02.10
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:06 Round 2 of 3, 7:06 Total

Us Ryan Healy
0-0-0 11-1-1

Us WEC 18: Unfinished Business
Main Card

2006.01.13
Referee: Nathan Gullian

Billy Evangelista Wiki Update Wiki

One of the most underrated lightweight prospects in the world, Billy Evangelista made his MMA debut in 2006 and hasn't looked back, going undefeated (excepting a No Contest ruling against Mike Aina in 2009) in 11 professional fights. In addition to wins over Nam Phan and Luke Caudillo, Evangelista holds a victory over UFC veteran Jorge Gurgel. He is one of the top contenders in Strikeforce's lightweight division.


Although he boasts a well-rounded skill set and a never-say-die attitude, Evangelista has been criticized for not finishing more fights, a trend which is likely to change for the athletic young prospect.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:02 PM ET
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