Gian Villante

17 12
Wins Losses
Birth date August 18, 1985 (age 35)
Birth place Wantagh, New York, United States
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 255 lb (116 kg)
Reach 76 in (1.93 m)

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Gian Villante
UFC on ESPN: Poirier vs. Hooker
Jun 27, 2020
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R3 – 3:44
LOSS
Gian Villante
Michał Oleksiejczuk
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Santos
Feb 23, 2019
TKO (body punch)
R1 – 1:34
WIN
Gian Villante
Ed Herman
UFC Fight Night: Volkan vs. Smith
Oct 27, 2018
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Gian Villante #15
UFC Fight Night: Rivera vs. Moraes
Jun 1, 2018
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Gian Villante
Francimar Barroso
UFC 220
Jan 20, 2018
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Gian Villante #13
UFC on Fox: Weidman vs. Gastelum
Jul 22, 2017
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Gian Villante #12
UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum
Mar 11, 2017
TKO (punches)
R3 – 0:59
WIN
Gian Villante
Saparbek Safarov
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov
Dec 9, 2016
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:54
LOSS
Gian Villante #13
UFC 196
Mar 5, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Gian Villante
Anthony Perosh
UFC 193
Nov 15, 2015
KO (punch)
R1 – 2:56
LOSS
Gian Villante #15
UFC on Fox: Dillashaw vs. Barão 2
Jul 25, 2015
KO (punch)
R2 – 0:27
WIN
Gian Villante
UFC on Fox: Machida vs. Rockhold
Apr 18, 2015
TKO (punches)
R3 – 4:18
WIN
Gian Villante
Sean O'Connell
UFC Fight Night: Te-Huna vs. Marquardt
Jun 28, 2014
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Gian Villante
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Henderson 2
Mar 23, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Gian Villante
Cody Donovan
UFC 167
Nov 16, 2013
TKO (punches)
R2 – 1:22
LOSS
Gian Villante
UFC 159
Apr 27, 2013
Technical Decision (majority)
R3 – 0:33
WIN
Gian Villante
Derrick Mehmen
Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier
May 19, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Gian Villante
Trevor Smith
Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine
Jan 7, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:05
WIN
Gian Villante
Keith Berry
Strikeforce Challengers: Gurgel vs. Duarte
Aug 12, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Gian Villante
Strikeforce Challengers: Fodor vs. Terry
Jun 24, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Gian Villante
Chad Griggs
Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Silva
Feb 12, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:49
WIN
Gian Villante
Joseph Reyes
Ring of Combat 33
Dec 3, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:03
LOSS
Gian Villante
Demetrius Richards
Ring of Combat 29
Apr 16, 2010
TKO (arm injury)
R1 – 3:27
WIN
Gian Villante
Mike Cook
Ring of Combat 28
Feb 19, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:36
WIN
Gian Villante
Marcelo Pereira
Ring of Combat 27
Nov 20, 2009
KO (punch)
R1 – 3:59
WIN
Gian Villante
Rob Wince
Ring of Combat 26
Sep 11, 2009
KO (head kick)
R2 – 1:25
WIN
Gian Villante
Joe Abouata
Ring of Combat 25
Jun 12, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:48
WIN
Gian Villante
Paul White
Ring of Combat 24
Apr 17, 2009
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:46
WIN
Gian Villante
Randy Durant
Ring of Combat 23
Feb 20, 2009
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R1 – 0:35