Chad George

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Chad George
Born (1982-04-30) April 30, 1982 (age 32)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Other names Savage
Nationality American
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight 135 lb (61 kg; 9.6 st)
Division Bantamweight
Reach 68 in (170 cm)
Stance Orthodox
Fighting out of Los Angeles, California, United States
Team PKG
Mixed martial arts record
Total 21
Wins 14
By knockout 3
By submission 9
By decision 2
Losses 7
By submission 5
By decision 2
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Chad George (born April 30, 1982) is an American mixed martial artist, primarily known for his participation in the World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) between 2009 and 2010.

Career[edit]

In his WEC debut, George defeated John Hosman at WEC 45 on December 19, 2009, with a unanimous decision from the judging panel. But then lost to Scott Jorgensen by submission at WEC 47, on March 6, 2010.[1] He next faced Antonio Banuelos at WEC 51 on September 30, 2010, losing the fight by a unanimous decision.[2] George was released from his contract with Zuffa, LLC after the UFC/WEC merger in December 2010. Also in 2010, Chad won his first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) NOGI World Championship as a Blue belt. Then In 2012 he captured the Purple belt NOGI world title. He currently holds the rank of Brown Belt.

Post-Zuffa, LLC[edit]

George would later return to competitive fighting with a submission win over Bobby Sanchez at BAMMA USA: Badbeat 2 on June 11, 2011. In December 2011, George traveled to New Zealand to compete against native champion, Kaiwhare Kara France, at The Cage 2; George won with a first round KO.

Occupation: Fighter[edit]

An 85-minute feature film documentary by BAVAYOU FILMS was produced following 8 months in the life of Chad George. Later, it was released by FILMBUFF & Cinetic Media, made available world wide via: Netflix, Video On Demand, iTunes and Amazon video. Within 1 week of release, it broke into the top 10 documentaries on iTunes. In its first 2 months on Netflix it reached 30,000 ratings. By month 6 it reached 50,000. http://www.occupationfighter.com


Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 14–8 Cody Gibson Submission (guillotine choke) TWC 18: Halloween Havoc III October 25, 2013 1 4:39 Porterville, California, United States
Loss 14–7 Joe Soto Submission (rear naked choke) TPF 13: Unfinished Business May 10, 2012 2 2:01 Lemoore, California, United States
Win 14–6 Shad Smith Submission (arm-triangle choke) BAMMA USA: Badbeat 5 March 16, 2012 1 1:56 Commerce, California, United States
Win 13–6 Kaiwhare Kara-France KO (punch) The Cage 2: USA vs. New Zealand December 2, 2011 1 2:32 Whakatane, New Zealand
Win 12–6 Bobby Sanchez Submission (arm-triangle choke) BAMMA USA: Badbeat 2 June 11, 2011 1 2:32 Commerce, California, United States
Loss 11–6 Antonio Banuelos Decision (unanimous) WEC 51 September 30, 2010 3 5:00 Broomfield, Colorado, United States
Loss 11–5 Scott Jorgensen Submission (standing guillotine choke) WEC 47 March 6, 2010 1 0:31 Columbus, Ohio, United States
Win 11–4 John Hosman Decision (unanimous) WEC 45 December 19, 2009 3 5:00 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 10–4 Alvin Cacdac Decision (split) Call to Arms I May 16, 2009 3 5:00 Ontario, California, United States
Win 9–4 Lonnie Wright TKO (doctor stoppage) Fist Series-WinterFist II 2008 November 23, 2008 3 1:26 Irvine, California, United States
Win 8–4 Dan Sullivan Submission (brabo choke) FCF-Freestyle Cage Fighting October 4, 2009 1 3:03 Shawnee, Oklahoma, United States
Win 7–4 Rick Screeton Submission (armbar) Valor Fighting-Fight Night March 7, 2008 1 1:07 Tustin, California, United States
Win 6–4 Rick Screeton TKO (slam and punches) Tuff-N-Uff-Thompson vs. Troyer February 1, 2008 1 0:39 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss 5–4 Matt Troyer Decision (unanimous) HOOKnSHOOT-Bodog Fight Women's Tournament November 24, 2007 3 5:00 Evansville, Indiana, United States
Win 5–3 Pete Sabala Submission (armbar) OctoberFist 2007- Fight Night On Fright Night October 31, 2007 1 0:45 Orange County, California, United States
Loss 4–3 Matteus Lahdesmaki Submission (rear naked choke) Bodog Fight-Vancouver August 25, 2007 1 2:59 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Loss 4–2 Todd Guimond Technical Submission (rear naked choke) TFA 6- Total Fighting Alliance 6 April 28, 2007 3 1:31 Santa Monica, California, United States
Win 4–1 Todd Guimond Submission (rear naked choke) TFA 5- Conflict On The Coast February 24, 2007 1 1:43 Santa Monica, California, United States
Loss 3–1 Todd Guimond Submission (rear naked choke) TFA 4- Fight Night Fright Night November 3, 2006 1 N/A Carson, California, United States
Win 3–0 Maurice Eazel Submission (gullotine choke) TFA 3-Rage on the Stage August 19, 2006 2 1:14 Hollywood, California, United States
Win 2–0 Daniel Barizia TKO (doctor stoppage) TFA 2-Total Fighting Alliance 2 April 7, 2006 N/A N/A Carson, California, United States
Win 1–0 Daniel Vasquez Submission (guillotine) TC 8-Total Combat 8 April 2, 2005 3 N/A Tijuana, Mexico, Mexico

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Scott Jorgensen vs. Chad George Announced for WEC 47". mmafrenzy.com. Retrieved 2010-01-25. 
  2. ^ "BANUELOS VS. GEORGE ADDED TO WEC 51". mmaweekly.com. Retrieved 2010-07-27. 

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