Dominick Cruz

Dominick "The Dominator" Cruz

First Name: Dominick Last Name: Cruz
Nickname: The Dominator
Date of Birth: Sep 03, 1985 Age: 38
Weight: 61.2 Height: 172.7
Reach: 175.0
Location: San Diego, California
Hometown: Tucson, Arizona, United States
Fighting Styles: Boxing, Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Affiliations: Alliance MMA, Team Lloyd Irvin
Fight Stats
Record 23 - 4 Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 27 fights Professional Fights 27 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 19 years
Days Last Fought 703 days Rounds Fought 82 rounds
Finish Wins 7 finishes Finish Losses 3 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 30 % Finish Loss Percentage 75 %
Knockout Wins 1 KOs Knockout Losses 1 KO losses
TKO Wins 5 TKOs TKO Losses 1 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 26 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 50 %
Submission Wins 1 subs Submission Losses 1 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 4 % Submission Loss Percentage 25 %
Decision Wins 16 decision wins Decision Losses 1 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 69 % Decision Loss Percentage 25 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 11 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 1 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 5 SD wins Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Professional Fights

Dominick Cruz
Loss

Dominick Cruz

(23 - 3)

UFC on ESPN 41

August 13, 2022 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Pechanga Arena, San Diego, California, United States

KO (Head Kick) Round: 4 Time: 2:17

Marlon Vera
Win

Marlon Vera

(21 - 7 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(22 - 3)

UFC 269

December 11, 2021 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Pedro Munhoz
Loss

Pedro Munhoz

(17 - 6, 1 NC)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(21 - 3)

UFC 259

March 06, 2021 Saturday
5:15 PM ET / 2:15 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Casey Kenney
Loss

Casey Kenney

(17 - 2 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Loss

Dominick Cruz

(21 - 2)

UFC 249

May 09, 2020 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Florida, United States

TKO (Knee and Punches) Round: 2 Time: 4:58

Henry Cejudo
Win

Henry Cejudo

(15 - 2)
Dominick Cruz
Loss

Dominick Cruz

(21 - 1)

UFC 207

December 30, 2016 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Cody Garbrandt
Win

Cody Garbrandt

(10 - 0)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(20 - 1)

UFC 199

June 04, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

The Forum, Inglewood, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Urijah Faber
Loss

Urijah Faber

(33 - 8)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(19 - 1)

UFC Fight Night 81

January 17, 2016 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

T.J. Dillashaw
Loss

T.J. Dillashaw

(12 - 2)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(18 - 1)

UFC Live 6

October 01, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Verizon Center, Washington, D.C., United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Demetrious Johnson
Loss

Demetrious Johnson

(16 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(17 - 1)

UFC 132

July 02, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Urijah Faber
Loss

Urijah Faber

(25 - 4)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(16 - 1)

WEC 53

December 16, 2010 Thursday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Jobing.com Arena, Glendale, Arizona, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Scott Jorgensen
Loss

Scott Jorgensen

(11 - 3)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(15 - 1)

WEC 50

August 18, 2010 Wednesday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Joseph Benavidez
Loss

Joseph Benavidez

(12 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(14 - 1)

WEC 47

March 06, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio, United States

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 2 Time: 5:00

Brian Bowles
Loss

Brian Bowles

(8 - 0)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(13 - 1)

WEC 42

August 09, 2009 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Joseph Benavidez
Loss

Joseph Benavidez

(10 - 0)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(12 - 1)

WEC 40

April 05, 2009 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Technical Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 3:24

Ivan Lopez
Loss

Ivan Lopez

(8 - 0)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(11 - 1)

WEC 38

January 25, 2009 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

San Diego Sports Arena, San Diego, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Ian McCall
Loss

Ian McCall

(7 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(10 - 1)

WEC 34

June 01, 2008 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Arco Arena, Sacramento, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(9 - 1)

TC 27

March 22, 2008 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Paradise Casino, Yuma, AZ

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Kenneth Aimes
Loss

Kenneth Aimes

(0 - 2)
Dominick Cruz
Loss

Dominick Cruz

(9 - 0)

WEC 26

March 24, 2007 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 1 Time: 1:38

Urijah Faber
Win

Urijah Faber

(17 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(8 - 0)

TC 18

November 04, 2006 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

ipayOne Center, San Diego, California

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Shad Smith
Loss

Shad Smith

(7 - 5 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(7 - 0)

TC 16

September 09, 2006 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

ipayOne Center, San Diego, California

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 4:00

Juan Miranda
Loss

Juan Miranda

(4 - 1)

TC 15

July 15, 2006 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

ipayOne Center, San Diego, California

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(5 - 0)

RITC 79

February 24, 2006 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Desert Diamond Casino, Tucson, Arizona

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:45

Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(4 - 0)

RITC 75

September 30, 2005 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Glendale Arena, Glendale, Arizona

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 3:00

Nick Hedrick
Loss

Nick Hedrick

(4 - 2)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(3 - 0)

RITC 74

September 10, 2005 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Casa Grande, Arizona

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:09

Josh Donahue
Loss

Josh Donahue

(1 - 0)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(2 - 0)

RITC 73

August 06, 2005 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Glendale, Arizona

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:56

Tom Schwager
Loss

Tom Schwager

(0 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(1 - 0)

RITC 70

June 11, 2005 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Glendale Arena Arizona

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:26

Rosco McClellan
Loss

Rosco McClellan

(1 - 1)
Dominick Cruz
Win

Dominick Cruz

(DEBUT)

RITC 67

January 29, 2005 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Phoenix, Arizona

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 3:00

Eddie Castro
Loss

Eddie Castro

(1 - 1)