Bryan
Caraway
18-7-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 18-7-0
Summary: Well-rounded, High Fight IQ, Great at Transitions

Fighter Info

Nickname: Kid Lightning
From: Yakima, Washington USA
Fights Out Of: Goldendale, Washington USA
Age: 29
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
433
36% Successful
158
Types of Successful Strikes
0
158
85% Standing
134
13
11
Striking Defense
55
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
35
43% Successful
15
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
4
19
0
Takedown Defense
89
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Erik Perez
UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Khabilov
Jun 7, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Bryan Caraway -- -- -- --
Win
Bryan Caraway Apr 27, 2013
43 3 1 6 R3 Submission
Johnny Bedford 50 0 0 0
Loss
Takeya Mizugaki Mar 2, 2013
67 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Bryan Caraway 37 2 1 3
Win
Bryan Caraway Jul 21, 2012
11 3 1 5 R3 Submission
Mitch Gagnon 27 1 0 0
Win
Bryan Caraway Dec 3, 2011
23 3 1 5 R2 Submission
Dustin Neace 18 0 1 0
Loss
Fredson Paixao
WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez
Aug 18, 2010
40 1 2 1 R3 Decision - Split
Bryan Caraway 36 3 0 0
Loss
Mark Hominick
WEC 46: Varner vs. Henderson
Jan 10, 2010
3 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Bryan Caraway 8 1 0 0
Win
Bryan Caraway
Strikeforce Challengers 2
Jun 19, 2009
-- -- -- -- R3 Decision - Unanimous
Alex Zuniga -- -- -- --
Win
Bryan Caraway
Strikeforce - Melendez vs. Thomson
Jun 27, 2008
1 1 1 3 R1 Submission
Alvin Cacdac 2 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: I’m training for this fight with ancient Japanese training secrets

When and why did you start training for fighting? My college wrestling team at Central Washington University was cut in 2004. That's when I met my wrestling teammate Matt Lininger, who happened to be Dennis Hallman’s cousin. Matt introduced me to MMA and Dennis and I started fighting in spring of 2004. Then a year later I started training with Rich Guerin out of Yakima, WA.

Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ and my mother

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything to me. MMA is my life and the UFC is the Pinnacle of the Sport.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to North Idaho College for 1 year and Central WA University for 3 1/2 years for Exercise Kinesiology

What was your job before you started fighting?
Full-time student and College wrestler.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Veteran of the Sport - EliteXC, Strikeforce, WEC Veteran.

Favorite grappling technique: taking the back RNC

Favorite Striking technique: Left Hook

•    Team Miller member on TUF 14

•    Pro since 2005

•    Went 0-2 in WEC, with losses to Mark Hominick and Fredson Paixao

•    15 wins by submission, 2 by KO

•    Has faced Ian Loveland, Noah Thomas, John Gunderson

Career

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