Brad Lavale Blackburn Jr. is an American professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. He fought for the Seattle Tiger Sharks in the now defunct International Fight League. He currently fights in the UFC welterweight division.
At 22 he began training as a boxer, but soon switched over to Mixed Martial Arts after training with a few friends.
In his spare time Blackburn likes to fish and ride quads around Seattle with his friends and family.
Mixed Martial ArtsEdit
Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipsEdit
His most recent fight was with TUF 7 winner Amir Sadollah on UFC Fight Night 20. In this fight, Blackburn was rocked badly once in the first round and would go on to get rocked again in the third round by a knee. Blackburn survived Sadollah's attacks going on to lose by unanimous decision.
Brad has two children, a son and a daughter.
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|27||15 wins||10 losses|
|DaMarques Johnson||UFC 112: Invincible||April 10, 2010||Abu Dhabi, UAE,|
|Loss||15-10-1 (1)||Amir Sadollah||Decision (Unanimous)||UFC Fight Night 20: Maynard vs. Diaz||January 11, 2010||3||5:00||Fairfax, Virginia, USA|
|Win||15-9-1 (1)||Edgar Garcia||Decision (Split)||Template:Sort||June 20, 2009||3||5:00||Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|Win||14-9-1 (1)||Ryo Chonan||Decision (Unanimous)||UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008||December 28, 2008||3||5:00||Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|Win||13-9-1 (1)||James Giboo||TKO (Strikes)||UFC Fight Night 14: Silva vs. Irvin||July 19, 2008||2||2:29||Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|Win||12-9-1 (1)||Delson Heleno||KO (Punch)||IFL - New Jersey||April 4, 2008||3||1:50||East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA|
|NC||11-9-1 (1)||Travis Cox||No-Contest (Knee to the head)||IFL - 2007 Team Championship Final||September 20, 2007||1||2:32||Hollywood, Florida, USA|
|Win||11-9-1||Jay Hieron||TKO (Punches)||IFL - Everett||June 1, 2007||1||0:40||Everett, Washington, USA|
|Loss||10-9-1||Mark Miller||Decision (Unanimous)||IFL - Moline||April 7, 2007||3||4:00||Moline, Illinois, USA|
|Win||10-8-1||Chris Wilson||Decision (Unanimous)||IFL - Portland||September 9, 2006||3||4:00||Portland, Oregon, USA|
|Loss||9-8-1||Rory Markham||KO (Punch)||IFL - Championship 2006||June 3, 2006||2||0:23||East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA|
|Win||9-7-1||Gustavo Machado||Decision (Split)||IFL - Legends Championship 2006||April 29, 2006||3||4:00||Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA|
|Loss||8-7-1||Ray Perales||Decision||XFC - Dome of Destruction 3||October 15, 2005||3||5:00||Tacoma, Washington, USA|
|Loss||8-6-1||Roger Huerta||TKO (Corner Stoppage)||IFC - Rock N' Rumble||July 30, 2005||3||2:19||Reno, Nevada, USA|
|Loss||8-5-1||Jay Jack||Submission (Choke)||ROF 15 - Inferno||February 12, 2005||3||3:18||Colorado, USA|
|Loss||8-4-1||Brandon Melendez||Decision||SF 8 - Justice||January 8, 2005||3||5:00||Gresham, Oregon, USA|
|Win||8-3-1||Steve Legault||TKO||APEX - Genesis||September 5, 2004||1||0:14||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||7-3-1||Ronny Morales||Submission (Rear Naked Choke)||DB 11 - DesertBrawl 11||July 17, 2004||N/A||Bend, Oregon, USA|
|Win||6-3-1||Pat Healy||KO (Punches)||RITR 8 - Rumble in the Ring 8||November 16, 2002||1||0:39||Auburn, Washington, USA|
|Loss||5-3-1||Brad Gumm||Decision||MFC 4 - New Groundz||June 1, 2002||3||5:00||Calgary, Alberta, Canada|
|Loss||5-2-1||Ryan Healy||Decision||FCFF - Rumble at the Roseland 3||May 11, 2002||N/A||Portland, Oregon, USA|
|Win||5-1-1||Quenton Pongracz||TKO||MFC 3 - Canadian Pride||March 3, 2002||N/A||Grand Prairie, Alberta, Canada|
|Loss||4-1-1||Grady Hurley||Decision (Split)||RITR - Rumble in the Rockies||January 26, 2002||2||Denver, Colorado, USA|
|Win||3-0-1||Landon Showalter||Submission (Armbar)||UFCF - Olympia Ring Challenge||January 5, 2002||1||2:59||Olympia, Washington, USA|
|Win||2-0-1||Matt Wurstner||Submission (Triangle Choke)||RITR 4 - Rumble in the Ring 4||December 1, 2001||1||Auburn, Washington, USA|
|Draw||1-0-1||Matt Wurstner||Draw||RITR 3 - Rumble in the Ring 3||August 25, 2001||2||5:00||Auburn, Washington, USA|
|Win||1-0||Pat Healy||KO||PPKA - Muckelshoot||August 15, 2001||1||0:39||Washington, United States|