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War Machine

War Machine

Fighter Details

  • Given Name: Jonathan Koppenhaver
  • Pro MMA Record: 14-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 38 | Date of Birth: 1981.11.30
  • Last Fight: October 18, 2013 in BFC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 170.5 lbs
  • Affiliation: N/A
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $24,000 USD
  • Born: United States
  • Fighting out of: Las Vegas, Nevada
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Prior to his stint on the sixth season of The Ultimate Fighter reality show, War Machine was a rising welterweight prospect with a 4-1 pro record. During his time on the show, War was defeated in the opening round of the tournament by eventual tournament finalist Tommy Speer. In the live finale of the show on Spike TV, War defeated fellow cast member Jared Rollins with a third round knockout in what was one of the best fights of 2007. Following the fight with Rollins, War was submitted in the first round by Yoshiyuki Yoshida at UFC 84 and was promptly cut from the promotion after a personal dispute with UFC matchmaker Joe Silva.


After his UFC career, War went on to win five straight bouts before losing to David Mitchell by Split Decision in 2009. While he has found moderate success as a fighter since his UFC stint, War is predominantly known for his hectic personal life and frequent run-ins with the law. In 2009, War began a professional pornographic film career for Digital Playground, but has subsequently stated his desire to leave the industry to concentrate full-time on his fighting career once more.

War Machine is a Brown belt in BJJ .

Last updated 08.01.2014, 5:37 AM ET
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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  War Machine Explains Name Change Video report dead link

    A video interview of Jon Koppenhaver explaining the genesis of his legal name change to War Machine.

  • Highlight  |  War Machine HL Vid report dead link

    A highlight video featuring the best cage action from the unique MMA fighter War Machine, formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver.

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