|Other names||Heavy Hands|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13.2 st)|
|Fighting out of||Denver, Colorado|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Sayers is from Denver, Colorado, attending Denver East High School and then continued his education at Colorado State University. He has a combat sports background in boxing and also participated in many Toughman contests before being introduced to mixed martial arts.
Mixed martial arts career
Sayers made his professional debut in October 2009. He fought primarily in his native Colorado and was the Fight to Win Middleweight Champion, Rocky Mountain Bad Boyz and No Mercy Extreme Fighting Professional Middleweight Champion. Before signing with Strikeforce, he amassed a record of 4 wins and 1 loss, with none of his victories making it to the second round.
Sayers returned to the promotion in the main event at Strikeforce Challengers: Britt vs. Sayers. He defeated Antwain Britt via knockout at just 28 seconds into the first round, the first knockout victory of his career.
Sayers faced UFC Vet Tommy Speer on April 5, 2013 at MFW - 2, he lost via rear-naked choke submission in the first round.
Sayers is married and has children.
Sayers is currently a bounty hunter in Denver, Colorado and was featured on the CMT show Dog and Beth: On the Hunt in episode one. He also works as a mover of furniture, working long hours to help support his family.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|10 matches||6 wins||4 losses|
|Loss||6-4||Tommy Speer||Submission (rear naked choke)||MFW - Made For War 2||April 5, 2013||1||3:39||Castle Rock, Colorado, United States|
|Loss||6-3||Anthony Smith||Submission (triangle choke)||Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman||August 18, 2012||1||3:52||San Diego, California, United States|
|Win||6-2||Scott Smith||Submission (guillotine choke)||Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey||March 3, 2012||1||1:34||Columbus, Ohio, United States|
|Win||5-2||Antwain Britt||KO (punches)||Strikeforce Challengers: Britt vs. Sayers||November 18, 2011||1||0:28||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Loss||4-2||Derek Brunson||Submission (rear naked choke)||Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson||July 30, 2011||1||4:33||Hoffman Estates, Illinois, United States||Strikeforce Debut|
|Win||4-1||Edward Banks||Submission (arm triangle choke)||Full Force Fighting 1||January 29, 2011||1||2:39||Denver, Colorado, United States|
|Win||3-1||Justin Guthrie||Submission (armbar)||No Mercy Extreme Fighting 27||August 7, 2010||1||1:16||Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States|
|Loss||2-1||Preston Snook||Submission||Red Dragon Promotions - Enter the Septagon||May 8, 2010||1||4:15||Lawton, Oklahoma, United States|
|Win||2-0||Ian Berg||Submission (guillotine choke)||Fight to Win - Phenoms||January 30, 2010||1||0:30||Denver, Colorado, United States|
|Win||1-0||Brian Christina||Submission (rear naked choke)||Rocky Mountain Nationals - Stars of MMA||October 30, 2009||1||0:54||Denver, Colorado, United States||MMA Debut|
- "EDGE MMA and FITNESS fighters". grapplers-edge.com. Retrieved March 3, 2012.
- "Strikeforce Adds Scott Smith vs. Lamumba Sayers". mmaweekly.com. Retrieved March 3, 2012.
- "Sherdog Results for Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey". Retrieved March 4, 2012.