John
Salter
5-2-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 5-2-0
Summary: Wrestling

Fighter Info

From: Birmingham, Alabama USA
Age: 29
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
131
24% Successful
31
Types of Successful Strikes
0
31
81% Standing
16%
25
5
1
Striking Defense
70
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
10
40% Successful
4
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
2
0
Takedown Defense
67
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
John Salter
Strikeforce Challengers 13
Jan 7, 2011
-- -- -- -- R1 KO/TKO
Casey Huffman -- -- -- --
Loss
Dan Miller Aug 28, 2010
23 0 2 0 R2 Submission
John Salter 21 2 0 1
Win
Jason MacDonald May 8, 2010
5 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
John Salter 3 1 0 1
Loss
Gerald Harris Jan 11, 2010
21 1 0 1 R3 KO/TKO
John Salter 7 1 0 0

Biography

Training: Strength and conditioning in the morning, wrestling and BJJ early afternoon, and striking late afternoon.

When and why did you start training for fighting? In 2007 after I graduated college; I have wrestled most of my life and fighting seemed very interesting to me. 

What ranks and titles have you held? 2007- NAIA 174 lbs. National Champion

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is very exciting and a step towards reaching my goals

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I attended Lindenwood University and earned a degree in Political Science

What was your job before you started fighting? Assistant wrestling coach for Thompson High School

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? UEP Middleweight title holder

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Purple belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle

Favorite Striking technique: Elbows
 

Career

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