John Franchi

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John Franchi
Born (1982-07-16) July 16, 1982 (age 31)
Elmira Heights, New York, United States
Nationality American
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight 145 lb (66 kg; 10.4 st)
Division Featherweight
Fighting out of Elmira NY
Team Fifth Round MMA
Mixed martial arts record
Total 8
Wins 6
By knockout 2
By submission 2
By decision 2
Losses 2
By submission 1
By decision 1
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

John Franchi (born July 16, 1982) is an American mixed martial artist.[1] He currently fights in WEC's featherweight division. His debut for WEC was a split-decision-win over Mike Budnik at WEC 39.[2] He lost a unanimous decision to Manny Gamburyan at WEC 41.

Franchi was defeated by Cub Swanson on November 18, 2009 at WEC 44[3] in a bout which won Fight of the Night honors.[4]

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Win 6-2 Matt McCook Decision (split) RW 10: Mayhem in the Mist 5 November 6, 2010 3 5:00 Niagra Falls, New York, United States
Loss 5-2 Cub Swanson Submission (guillotine choke) WEC 44 November 18, 2009 3 4:50 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States Won Fight of the Night.
Loss 5-1 Manny Gamburyan Decision (unanimous) WEC 41 June 7, 2009 3 5:00 Sacramento, California, United States
Win 5-0 Mike Budnik Decision (split) WEC 39 March 1, 2009 3 5:00 Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
Win 4-0 Frank Latina Submission (rear naked choke) IFL: Connecticut May 16, 2008 1 2:19 Uncasville, Connecticut, United States
Win 3-0 Justin Homsey TKO (elbows) World Championship Fighting 2 February 8, 2008 2 0:40 Wilmington, Massachusetts, United States
Win 2-0 Brian Conrad Submission (armbar) FFP: Untamed 18 December 15, 2007 1 2:15 Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Win 1-0 Richard Miner TKO EFI: Battle in the Field October 27, 2007 1 N/A Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sherdog Fight Finder - John Franchi". Sherdog.com. Retrieved 2009-03-08. 
  2. ^ "WEC 39 LIVE RESULTS, PLAY-BY-PLAY AND PHOTOS". MMAWeekly.com. March 1, 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-08. 
  3. ^ "WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo results". www.wec.tv/index.cfmom. 2009-11-19. 
  4. ^ "WEC 44 bonuses: Aldo, Roller, Swanson and Franchi earn $10,000 awards". MMAJunkie.com. Retrieved November 19, 2009. 

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