Tim Carpenter (fighter)

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Tim Carpenter
Born (1980-07-24) July 24, 1980 (age 33)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14.6 st)
Division Light Heavyweight
Fighting out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Team Balance Studios
Rank Black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu
Mixed martial arts record
Total 11
Wins 9
By knockout 1
By submission 4
By decision 4
Losses 2
By knockout 1
By decision 1
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Tim Carpenter, is an American mixed martial artist currently competing in Bellator's Light Heavyweight division.

Mixed martial arts career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Carpenter compiled a record of 5-0 fighting in regional promotions before being signed by Bellator.

Bellator[edit]

Carpenter made his Bellator debut when he defeated Jamal Patterson at Bellator 33. His next fight was a split decision victory over Daniel Gracie in the Bellator Fighting Championships: Season Four Light Heavyweight Tournament Quarter-Finals.[1] With this win he advanced to the Semi-Finals where he fought Christian M'Pumbu. M'Pumbu caught Carpenter with a right hook, and then leveled him with an uppercut giving Carpenter his first professional loss.

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 9–2 Travis Wiuff Decision (unanimous) Bellator Fighting Championships: 2012 Summer Series July 20, 2012 3 5:00 Tampa, Florida, United States Bellator 2012 Summer Series Light Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal
Win 9–1 Beau Tribolet Submission (armbar) Bellator 71 June 22, 2012 2 4:51 Chester, West Virginia, United States Bellator 2012 Summer Series Light Heavyweight Tournament Quarterfinal
Win 8–1 Ryan Contaldi TKO (punch) Bellator 54 October 15, 2011 1 2:16 Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Loss 7–1 Christian M'Pumbu TKO (punches) Bellator 42 April 23, 2011 1 2:08 Concho, Oklahoma, United States Bellator Season 4 Light Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal
Win 7–0 Daniel Gracie Decision (split) Bellator 38 March 26, 2011 3 5:00 Tunica, Mississippi, United States Bellator Season 4 Light Heavyweight Tournament Quarterfinal
Win 6–0 Jamal Patterson Decision (split) Bellator 33 October 21, 2010 3 5:00 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Win 5–0 Guybson Sa Decision (unanimous) Matrix Fights 2 June 11, 2010 3 5:00 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Win 4–0 Rich Lictawa Decision (unanimous) Adrenaline: New Breed February 26, 2010 3 5:00 Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Win 3–0 Sean McCann Submission (triangle choke) CITC: Fearless Fighters Return October 6, 2007 1 1:43 Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Win 2–0 Dale Carson Submission (armbar) SportFighting 4: Battle for the Belts August 19, 2006 2 1:27 Morristown, New Jersey, United States
Win 1–0 Jonathan Helwig Submission (triangle armbar) Sportfighting 2 December 10, 2005 1 4:46 Hoboken, New Jersey, United States

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