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Drew Dober

Drew Dober

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  • Given Name: Andrew Martin Dober
  • MMA Record: 19-8-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
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  • Current Streak: 2 Wins
  • Age: 29 | Date of Birth: 1988.10.19
  • Last Fight: January 27, 2018 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Elevation Fight Team
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $182,000 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighting out of: Denver, Colorado
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Drew Dober MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

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

Mp Frank Camacho
18-8-0 21-5-0

Us UFC on FOX 27: Jacare vs. Brunson 2
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2018.01.27
Odds: -180 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Joseph Hawes
#9 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2018
UFC on FOX 27 Fight of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:04 Round 1 of 3

Us Josh Burkman
17-8-0 28-15-0

Us UFC 214: Cormier vs. Jones 2
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2017.07.29
Odds: -320 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $44,000 ($22K Base, $22K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Jason Herzog
Loss | Submission | Choke
2:57 Round 2 of 3, 7:57 Total

Ca Olivier Aubin-Mercier
17-7-0 8-2-0

Ca UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.12.10
Odds: +155 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:45 Round 1 of 3

Us Jason Gonzalez
16-7-0 10-2-0

Us UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.09.10
Odds: -165 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $38,000 ($19K Base, $19K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Jerry Poe
Cancelled Bout Erik Koch UFC 203 2016.09.10
Reason: Koch Injury
Cancelled Bout Islam Makhachev UFC on FOX 19 2016.04.16
Reason: Makhachev Tested Positive for Banned Substance as Weigh-ins
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Scott Holtzman
15-7-0 8-0-0

Us UFC 195: Lawler vs. Condit
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.01.02
Odds: +170 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $26,000 ($13K Base, $13K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 155.5 lbs (70.5 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Cancelled Bout Erik Koch UFC 195 2016.01.02
Reason: Koch Injury
Loss | Submission | Choke
0:54 Round 1 of 3

Mx Efrain Escudero
15-6-0 23-9-0

Mx UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.06.13
Odds: -130 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
No Contest | Submission | Choke
2:45 Round 2 of 3, 7:45 Total

Br Leandro Silva
15-6-0 17-3-1

Br UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. LaFlare
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2015.03.21
Odds: +135 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Eduardo Herdy
Win | Submission | Choke
1:52 Round 1 of 3

Us Jamie Varner
14-6-0 21-10-1

Us UFC on FOX 13: Dos Santos vs. Miocic
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.12.13
Odds: +350 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Disclosed Pay: $16,000 ($8K Base, $8K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean | Walkout Music: Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

De Nick Hein
14-5-0 10-1-1

De UFC Fight Night 41: Munoz vs. Mousasi
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.05.31
Odds: +130 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Marc Goddard
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Sean Spencer
14-4-0 10-2-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.11.30
Odds: +190 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Yves Lavigne | Walkout Music: The Gap Band - You Dropped a Bomb on Me
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Tony Sims
13-4-0 8-1-0

Us Prize FC 4: Thrillers
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.10.18
Referee: Tom Johnson
Win | Submission | Choke
3:57 Round 2 of 3, 8:57 Total

Us T.J. O'Brien
12-4-0 19-6-0

Us VFC 40: Alexander vs. Grigsby
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.07.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Aaron Derrow

Us Missouri Regional

2013.03.01
Win | Submission | Choke
4:58 Round 1 of 3

Us Sean Wilson
10-4-0 32-20-0

Us Disorderly Conduct 15: Resolution
Main Event

2013.01.26
Win | Submission | Choke
3:29 Round 1 of 3

Us Robert Rojas
9-4-0 4-2-0

Us VFC 38
Main Card

2012.12.15
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Will Brooks
9-3-0 6-0-0

Us Disorderly Conduct: The Yin & the Yang
Main Event | Catchweight | 162 lbs

2012.08.10
Weigh-In: 162.0 lbs (73.5 kgs)
Cancelled Bout Cody Pfister Disorderly Conduct 2012.08.10
Win | Submission

Us Ted Worthington

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2012.04.13
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
Exhibition Bout
1 Round

Us Daron Cruickshank
8-3-0 10-2-0

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
Win | Submission | Punches

Us Jordan Johnson

Us Disorderly Conduct MMA

2011.11.04
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Sam Jackson

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2011.07.30
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Ramiro Hernandez

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2011.03.31
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Bobby Cooper
5-2-0 4-1-0

Us Titan FC 16: Sylvia vs. Wagner
Main Card | Catchweight | 165 lbs

2011.01.28
Weigh-In: 162.5 lbs (73.7 kgs) | Referee: Jason Herzog
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Kody Frank

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2010.12.10
Win | Submission | Punches

Us Steve Simmons

Us Fight to Win

2010.11.12
Win | Submission | Strikes

Us Jimmy Seipel

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2010.07.30
Win | Submission | Choke
4:45 Round 1 of 3

Us Nick Nolte
1-2-0 2-1-0

Us Bellator 16
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2010.04.29
Weigh-In: 169.8 lbs (77.0 kgs) | Referee: Rusty Sullivan
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Us Brandon Girtz

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2009.11.13
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Us Chase Hackett

Us Fight to Win

2009.09.12
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Frank Caraballo

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2009.07.24
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Prentice Ingram

Us Fight to Win

2009.03.14
Win | Submission

Us Jimmy Seipel

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2009.02.20
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Adam Cunningham

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2008.12.05
Win | KO/TKO | Punch
0:16 Round 1 of 3

Us Lumumba Sayers
5-0-0 0-0-0

Us Strikeforce: Payback
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2008.10.03
Weigh-In: 167.8 lbs (76.1 kgs) | Referee: Jerome Locke
Win

Us Wes Clark

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2008.05.09
Win | KO/TKO

Us Jesse Wolf

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2007.12.07
Win | KO/TKO

Us Dan Lantzer

Us Victory Fighting Championship

2007.09.07
Win | KO/TKO

Thomas Willhite

Us Omaha Fight Club

2006.11.17
Win | KO/TKO

Shain Castillo

Us Omaha Fight Club

2006.09.15

Drew Dober Wiki Update Wiki

Drew Dober beagn training mma at the age of 14 after watching his first UFC fight. He is a Two-time Amateur Muay Thai world national champion, Fight2Win Amateur Featherweight Champion, Professional PFC Lightweight Champion. He tried out for The Ultimate Fighter 15 but would lose to Daron Cruickshank in the entry round.

Dober has fought for Bellator, Strikeforce and now the UFC. He would lose his first two fights for the UFC to Sean Spencer and Nick Hein but he would bounce back  and pick up his first win for the promotion when he submitted Jamie Varner in the very first round.


Dober met Leandro Silva  at UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. LaFlare. In Round 1, Dober was controlling the fight and was more active. The most memorable moment of the fight was when Silva had Dober in a guillotine choke. After Silva was struggling to hold the submission, Dober was able to pull half-guard making the finish even harder for Silva to achieve. As Dober was pulling his head out of he choke referee Eduardo Herdy (who reportedly has a black belt in BJJ) stopped the fight - to the shock of both fighters and everyone watching.


After the fight Dana had strong words to say about Eduardo Herdy and encouraged Dober to file for a No-Contest ruling on the fight, something that may happen in the week to come. Dana put his money where his mouth is and gave Dober his win bonus, as a show of respect. 
On March 25, 4 days after the fight took place and with increasing pressure from fans, fighters and the UFC, the Brazilian Commission (to the surprise of many) overturned the stoppage and made the fight a no contest.

Last updated 03.28.2015, 8:39 PM ET
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