Welcome to EverybodyWiki ! Nuvola apps kgpg.png Sign in or create an account to improve, watchlist or create an article like a company page or a bio (yours ?)...

Mike Jackson (fighter)

From EverybodyWiki Bios & Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Lua error in Module:Effective_protection_level at line 60: attempt to index field 'TitleBlacklist' (a nil value).


Mike Jackson
BornMichael Jackson
(1985-03-22) March 22, 1985 (age 34)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Nickname(s)The Truth
NationalityAmerican
Height6 ft 2 in (188 cm)[1]
Weight170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
DivisionWelterweight
StanceOrthodox
Team4oz Fight Club[2]
Years active2009–present
Mixed martial arts record
Total1
Wins0
Losses1
By submission1
Amateur record
Total1
Losses1

William-Michael Jackson (born March 22, 1985) is an American professional mixed martial artist, undefeated boxer and occasional kickboxer who competes in the welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Early life[edit | edit source]

Jackson was a college student at the University of Houston, where he earned his degree in sociology with a minor in African-American studies. [3]

Boxing and kickboxing career[edit | edit source]

Since 2008, Jackson has received boxing training in Missouri City, Texas under coach Cliff Miles of Mo City Boxing. From 2013–2017, Mike amassed a 4-0 record in professional boxing.[4] Jackson also had a single kickboxing bout in 2017, losing to Bellator MMA fighter Jeramie Holloway, bringing his kickboxing record to 1-1.

Mixed martial arts career[edit | edit source]

Jackson began training mixed martial arts in 2008 under Jermaine Anugwom in College Station, Texas.[3]

Ultimate Fighting Championship[edit | edit source]

Jackson made his promotional debut on February 6, 2016 at UFC Fight Night 82, where he faced fellow newcomer Mickey Gall. Jackson lost to a submission by Gall in 45 seconds of the first round.[5]

Return to UFC

In 2018, Jackson is expected to face the former WWE Champion CM Punk at UFC 225 in Chicago.[6][7]

Accomplishments[edit | edit source]

Personal life[edit | edit source]

Mike Jackson is a photographer and videographer for Legacy FC.[3]

Mixed martial arts record[edit | edit source]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 0–1 Mickey Gall Submission (rear-naked choke) UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson February 6, 2016 1 0:45 Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

Amateur mixed martial arts record[edit | edit source]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 0–1 Nick Felder Decision (unanimous) Lonestar Beatdown 12 September 12, 2009 3 3:00 Houston, Texas, U.S.

See also[edit | edit source]


Others articles of the Topic MMA : PunchOutPower, Dillon Danis, Roldan Sangcha-an, Martin Nguyen, Damir Ismagulov, Chaitanya Gavali, Ryan D Mooney American Muay Thai, Mix Martial Artist
Some use of "" in your query was not closed by a matching "".Some use of "" in your query was not closed by a matching "".

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Mike Jackson". UFC.
  2. "Mike Jackson". Sherdog.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "The strange story of Mike Jackson, the man who'll fight the man who might fight CM Punk". MMAjunkie. 2016-01-20. Retrieved 2018-04-10.
  4. "BoxRec". boxrec.com. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  5. Dave Doyle (2016-02-06). "UFC Fight Night 82 results: Mickey Gall submits Mike Jackson, earns CM Punk bout". mmafighting.com. Retrieved 2016-02-06.
  6. "Dana White announces CM Punk's return for UFC 225 vs. Mike Jackson". mmajunkie.com. 5 April 2018.
  7. "Dana White Confirms CM Punk's Opponent, Responds to Conor McGregor". TMZ. Retrieved 2018-04-05.


This article "Mike Jackson (fighter)" is from Wikipedia. The list of its authors can be seen in its historical and/or the page Edithistory:Mike Jackson (fighter). Articles copied from Draft Namespace on Wikipedia could be seen on the Draft Namespace of Wikipedia and not main one.



Compte Twitter EverybodyWiki Follow us on https://twitter.com/EverybodyWiki !