Ryan Bader

Ryan "Darth" Bader

First Name: Ryan Last Name: Bader
Nickname: Darth
Date of Birth: May 07, 1983 Age: 40
Weight: 93.0 Height: 188.0
Reach: 188.0
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
Hometown: Reno, Nevada, United States
Fighting Styles: Wrestling NCAA Div 1, Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Affiliations: Power MMA and Fitness
Fight Stats
Record 33 - 8, 1 NC Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 42 fights Professional Fights 42 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 17 years
Days Last Fought 57 days Rounds Fought 91 rounds
Finish Wins 18 finishes Finish Losses 8 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 54 % Finish Loss Percentage 100 %
Knockout Wins 5 KOs Knockout Losses 2 KO losses
TKO Wins 9 TKOs TKO Losses 4 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 42 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 75 %
Submission Wins 4 subs Submission Losses 2 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 12 % Submission Loss Percentage 25 %
Decision Wins 15 decision wins Decision Losses 0 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 45 % Decision Loss Percentage 0 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 13 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 0 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 2 SD wins Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Professional Fights

Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(33 - 7, 1 NC)

PFL vs. Bellator Champs

February 24, 2024 Saturday
12 PM ET / 9 AM PT

Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:21

Renan Renan
Win

Renan Renan

(12 - 3, 3 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(32 - 7, 1 NC)

Bellator 290

February 04, 2023 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

The Forum, Inglewood, California, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:30

Fedor Emelianenko
Loss

Fedor Emelianenko

(40 - 6, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(31 - 7, 1 NC)

Bellator 280

May 06, 2022 Friday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Accor Arena, Paris, France

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

Cheick Kongo
Loss

Cheick Kongo

(30 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(30 - 7, 1 NC)

Bellator 273

January 29, 2022 Saturday
9 PM ET / 6 PM PT

Footprint Center, Phoenix, Arizona, United States

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

Valentin Moldavsky
Loss

Valentin Moldavsky

(11 - 2)
Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(30 - 6, 1 NC)

Bellator 268

October 16, 2021 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Footprint Center, Phoenix, Arizona, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:51

Corey Anderson
Win

Corey Anderson

(16 - 5)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(29 - 6, 1 NC)

Bellator 256

April 09, 2021 Friday
9 PM ET / 6 PM PT

Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, United States

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

Lyoto Machida
Loss

Lyoto Machida

(26 - 10)
Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(29 - 5, 1 NC)

Bellator 244

August 21, 2020 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, United States

TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:02

Vadim Nemkov
Win

Vadim Nemkov

(10 - 2)
Ryan Bader
NC

Ryan Bader

(29 - 5)

Bellator 226

September 07, 2019 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

SAP Center, San Jose, California, United States

No Contest (Accidental Eye Poke) Round: 1 Time: 3:52

Cheick Kongo
NC

Cheick Kongo

(29 - 10 - 2)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(28 - 5)

Bellator 214

January 26, 2019 Saturday
9 PM ET / 6 PM PT

The Forum, Inglewood, California, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:35

Fedor Emelianenko
Loss

Fedor Emelianenko

(38 - 5, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(27 - 5)

Bellator 207

October 12, 2018 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, United States

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

Matt Mitrione
Loss

Matt Mitrione

(13 - 5)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(26 - 5)

Bellator 199

May 12, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

SAP Center, San Jose, California, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:15

King Mo
Loss

King Mo

(21 - 6, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(25 - 5)

Bellator 186

November 03, 2017 Friday
9 PM ET / 6 PM PT

Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:58

Linton Vassell
Loss

Linton Vassell

(18 - 5, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(24 - 5)

Bellator 180

June 24, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, United States

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

Phil Davis
Loss

Phil Davis

(18 - 3, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(23 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 100

November 19, 2016 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 3 Time: 3:51

Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(22 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 93

September 03, 2016 Saturday
2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany

KO (Knee) Round: 2 Time: 2:06

Ilir Latifi
Loss

Ilir Latifi

(13 - 4, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(22 - 4)

UFC on Fox 18

January 30, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:26

Anthony Johnson
Win

Anthony Johnson

(20 - 5)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(21 - 4)

UFC 192

October 03, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, United States

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

Rashad Evans
Loss

Rashad Evans

(24 - 3 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(20 - 4)

UFC on Fox 14

January 24, 2015 Saturday
8 PM ET / 5 PM PT

Tele2 Arena, Stockholm, Sweden

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

Phil Davis
Loss

Phil Davis

(14 - 2, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(19 - 4)

UFC 174

June 14, 2014 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Rogers Arena, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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

Rafael Cavalcante
Loss

Rafael Cavalcante

(12 - 4, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(18 - 4)

UFC Fight Night 33

December 07, 2013 Saturday
9 PM ET / 6 PM PT

Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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

Anthony Perosh
Loss

Anthony Perosh

(14 - 7)
Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(18 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 28

September 04, 2013 Wednesday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Jornalista Felipe Drumond Stadium, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:55

Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(17 - 3)

UFC on Fox 6

January 26, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

United Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 1 Time: 0:50

Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(17 - 2)

UFC on Fox 4

August 04, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:32

Lyoto Machida
Win

Lyoto Machida

(17 - 3)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(16 - 2)

UFC 144

February 26, 2012 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

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

Quinton Jackson
Loss

Quinton Jackson

(32 - 9)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(15 - 2)

UFC 139

November 19, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

HP Pavillion, San Jose, California, United States

KO (Punch) Round: 1 Time: 1:17

Jason Brilz
Loss

Jason Brilz

(18 - 4 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(15 - 1)

UFC 132

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

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

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 1 Time: 1:56

Tito Ortiz
Win

Tito Ortiz

(15 - 8 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Loss

Ryan Bader

(15 - 0)

UFC 126

February 05, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 2 Time: 4:20

Jon Jones
Win

Jon Jones

(11 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(14 - 0)

UFC 119

September 25, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

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

Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(13 - 0)

UFC 110

February 20, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Acer Arena, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

KO (Punch) Round: 3 Time: 2:10

Keith Jardine
Loss

Keith Jardine

(15 - 7 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(12 - 0)

UFC 104

October 24, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, United States

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

Eric Schafer
Loss

Eric Schafer

(11 - 3 - 2)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(11 - 0)

UFC Fight Night 18

April 01, 2009 Wednesday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Sommet Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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

Carmelo Marrero
Loss

Carmelo Marrero

(10 - 2, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(10 - 0)

The Ultimate Fighter 8 Finale

December 13, 2008 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:18

Vinny Magalhaes
Loss

Vinny Magalhaes

(5 - 2, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(9 - 0)

UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 Semifinals, Da

June 25, 2008 Wednesday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

UFC Training Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Eliot Marshall
Loss

Eliot Marshall

(4 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(8 - 0)

UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 Quarterfinals,

May 28, 2008 Wednesday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

UFC Training Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:44

Tom Lawlor
Loss

Tom Lawlor

(4 - 1, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(7 - 0)

UFC - The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 Elimination Fi

May 21, 2008 Wednesday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

UFC Training Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Round: 2 Time: 1:33

Kyle Kingsbury
Loss

Kyle Kingsbury

(7 - 1, 1 NC)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(6 - 0)

XCC 6

April 05, 2008 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Reno Events Center, Reno, Nevada

Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Round: 1 Time: 0:47

Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(5 - 0)

IFO - Fireworks in the Cage IV

December 28, 2007 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

The Riviera Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada

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

Brad Peterson
Loss

Brad Peterson

(2 - 1)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(4 - 0)

SE - Vale Tudo

October 27, 2007 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mexico

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Ulysses Cortez
Loss

Ulysses Cortez

(4 - 2)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(3 - 0)

KOTC - Unstoppable

September 15, 2007 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Apache Gold Casino, Globe, Arizona, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:41

Dicky Chavez
Loss

Dicky Chavez

(3 - 0)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(2 - 0)

WFC - Rumble In The Red Rocks

June 09, 2007 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Cliff Castle Casino

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:50

Tim Peacock
Loss

Tim Peacock

(8 - 4)
Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(1 - 0)

PG 1

May 12, 2007 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Cayman Islands

Submission (Choke) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Ryan Bader
Win

Ryan Bader

(DEBUT)

WFC - Desert Storm

March 31, 2007 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

TBA

TKO (Submission to Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:21

Dave Covello
Loss

Dave Covello

(DEBUT)