Jake
Ellenberger
29-9-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 14 fights.
Record: 29-9-0
Summary: Heavy hands, Granite chin, Heart, very experienced, well rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Juggernaut
From: Omaha, NE USA
Fights Out Of: Lake Forest, CA USA
Age: 29
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
766
39% Successful
301
Types of Successful Strikes
0
301
61% Standing
18%
20%
185
55
61
Striking Defense
64
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
38
58% Successful
22
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
5
3
Takedown Defense
89
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Jake Ellenberger
UFC 184: Weidman vs. Belfort
Feb 28, 2015
-- -- -- -- --
Josh Koscheck -- -- -- --
Loss
Jake Ellenberger Nov 15, 2014
10 1 0 0 R1 Submission
Kelvin Gastelum 16 1 1 1
Loss
Robbie Lawler May 24, 2014
68 0 0 0 R3 KO/TKO
Jake Ellenberger 29 2 0 0
Loss
Rory MacDonald Jul 27, 2013
46 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jake Ellenberger 19 1 0 0
Win
Jake Ellenberger Mar 16, 2013
13 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Nate Marquardt 13 0 0 0
Win
Jake Ellenberger Oct 5, 2012
25 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jay Hieron 32 0 0 0
Loss
Jake Ellenberger Jun 1, 2012
19 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Martin Kampmann 13 0 0 0
Win
Diego Sanchez Feb 15, 2012
29 0 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jake Ellenberger 62 2 0 0
Win
Jake Shields Sep 17, 2011
1 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Jake Ellenberger 9 0 0 0
Win
Jake Ellenberger Apr 30, 2011
9 1 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Sean Pierson 3 0 0 0
Win
Jake Ellenberger Feb 5, 2011
25 3 0 1 R3 Decision - Split
Carlos Eduardo Rocha 21 0 2 3
Win
John Howard Aug 1, 2010
17 0 1 0 R3 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Jake Ellenberger 38 5 0 2
Win
Jake Ellenberger Jan 2, 2010
15 2 0 2 R2 KO/TKO
Mike Pyle 5 0 1 0
Loss
Carlos Condit Sep 16, 2009
27 1 1 7 R3 Decision - Split
Jake Ellenberger 28 3 3 0

Biography

TRAINING: I run in the mornings, go to my striking gym four days a week, MMA and wrestling twice a week, Jiu-jitsu three days a week as well.

 

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training about ten years ago, after watching my buddy fight in a local promotion, the Victory Fighting Championships. I was hooked ever since.

 

What ranks and titles have you held? I held the Victory Fighting Championships welterweight title, 2 time IFC world welterweight champion.

 

Do you have any heroes? My Brothers Joe and Adam, my parents and my Uncle Stu.

 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? I get to showcase my skills against the best fighters in the world.

 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to the University of Nebraska at Omaha for 3 years, where I studied psychology and was an assistant coach for wrestling.

 

What was your job before you started fighting? Before fighting I was a full time college student and a former Marine.

 

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? KO'ed MMA legend Jose "Pele" Landi

 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: I train Brazilian Jiu-jitsu under Rodrigo Vaghi and have a Purple belt in BJJ.

 

Favorite grappling technique: Chokes

 

Favorite Striking technique: Uppercut

• Holds wins over Jose “Pele” Landi, Laverne Clark, Gil Castillo, Zach Light, and Pat Healy

 

• 20 wins by KO, three wins by submission (1 triangle choke, 1 armbar, 1 arm triangle). Five of last eight wins by KO / TKO

 

• 13 first round finishes

 

Career

Trained With

Mark Munoz
Mark Munoz
13-5-0
( W-L-D )
Krzysztof Soszynski
Krzysztof Soszynski
22-13-1
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Carlos Condit
Carlos Condit
29-8-0
( W-L-D )
Jake Shields
Jake Shields
29-7-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
Sean Pierson UFC® 129 ST-PIERRE vs. SHIELDS
Win
Sean Pierson UFC® 129 ST-PIERRE vs. SHIELDS

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