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Eric Wisely

Eric "Little Lee" Wisely

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Fighter Details

  • Given Name: Eric Lee Wisely
  • Pro MMA Record: 33-9-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Little Lee
  • Current Streak: 11 Wins
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1984.07.25
  • Last Fight: March 23, 2019 in CAMMA
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 150.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Roufusport MMA Academy
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $4,000 USD
  • Born: Clinton, Iowa
  • Fighting out of: Clinton, Iowa
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    Eric Wisely is the 1st ranked of 387 active US Midwest Pro Lightweights.
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    Eric Wisely is the 1st ranked of 56 active Iowa Pro Lightweights.
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    Eric Wisely is the 1st ranked of 1472 active United States Pro Lightweights.

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Eric Wisely Wiki Update Wiki

Illinois native Eric Wisely became a professional mixed martial artist in 2006, and has shared a cage with notables such as Eric Koch, Matt Veach, and Hermes Franca, a fighter than he has defeated twice in his MMA career. The taekwondo black belt would get his biggest opportunity when he agreed to fight veteran Pat Healy at 'Strikeforce Challengers: Gurgel vs. Duarte.' The undersized Wisely would lose a unanimous decision, but would get a shot in the UFC after winning another fight on the regional circuit.

Unfortunately for Wisely, he would be on the receiving end of a submission of the year candidate in a fight against Brazilian Charles Oliveira. Oliveira forced Wisely to tap out to a calf slicer, something not often seen in MMA. He would receive another opportunity, but would again lose, this time dropping a decision to English American Top Team product Jason Young. After this fight, he would be cut from the UFC.

In his first post-UFC fight, he would win the Pinnacle Combat lightweight championship, defeating Brian Geraghty via unanimous decision.

Last updated 06.06.2013, 3:15 PM ET
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