Nik Lentz

"The Carny"
30 11 2 1
Wins Losses Draws No Contest
Birth date August 13, 1984 (age 36)
Birth place El Paso, Texas, United States
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 156 lb (71 kg)
Reach 68 in (1.73 m)

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Nik Lentz
UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos
Jan 25, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Nik Lentz
UFC Fight Night: dos Anjos vs. Lee
May 18, 2019
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:11
WIN
Nik Lentz
Scott Holtzman
UFC on ESPN: Ngannou vs. Velasquez
Feb 17, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
UFC 229
Oct 6, 2018
TKO (head kick and punches)
R2 – 1:19
LOSS
Nik Lentz
David Teymur
UFC Fight Night: Rivera vs. Moraes
Jun 1, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Tybura
Nov 19, 2017
Submission (guillotine choke)
R2 – 2:05
LOSS
Nik Lentz
UFC 208
Feb 11, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Michael McBride
UFC 203
Sep 10, 2016
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:17
WIN
Nik Lentz #10 [FW]
Danny Castillo
UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs. Cerrone 2
Dec 19, 2015
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Nik Lentz #9
UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves
May 30, 2015
Submission (guillotine choke)
R3 – 1:10
WIN
Nik Lentz
Manvel Gamburyan
UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva
May 10, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Nik Lentz #8
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Benavidez 2
Dec 14, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz #10
UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold
May 18, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Diego Nunes
UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Bisping
Jan 19, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Eiji Mitsuoka
UFC 150
Aug 11, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:45
LOSS
Nik Lentz
UFC on Fox: Evans vs. Davis
Jan 28, 2012
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R2 – 5:00
LOSS
Nik Lentz
Mark Bocek
UFC 140
Dec 10, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
NC
Nik Lentz
UFC Live: Kongo vs. Barry
Jun 26, 2011
NC (illegal knee)
R2 – 1:48
WIN
Nik Lentz
Waylon Lowe
UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Davis
Mar 26, 2011
Submission (guillotine choke)
R3 – 2:24
WIN
Nik Lentz
Tyson Griffin
UFC 123
Nov 20, 2010
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Andre Winner
UFC 118
Aug 28, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Rob Emerson
UFC Fight Night: Florian vs. Gomi
Mar 31, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
DRAW
Nik Lentz
UFC Fight Night: Maynard vs. Diaz
Jan 11, 2010
Draw (majority)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Rafaello Oliveira
UFC 103
Sep 19, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Nick Walker
EC 127: Extreme Challenge 127
May 30, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:15
WIN
Nik Lentz
Drew Fickett
EB: Beatdown at 4 Bears
Mar 21, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Sam Rouch
SNMMA: Beatdown 4 at Bears
Oct 11, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Dan Loman
Brutaal Fight Night
Sep 5, 2008
Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 4:13
WIN
Nik Lentz
Travis Pierzinski
Brutaal Fight Night
May 21, 2008
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 3:45
WIN
Nik Lentz
Scott Bickerstaff
Xtreme Fighting Organization 22
Feb 23, 2008
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:49
DRAW
Nik Lentz
Kyle Jensen
CFX 7: Brutal
Nov 29, 2007
Draw
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Gabe Wallbridge
EFX: Myth in Maplewood
Sep 19, 2007
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Nik Lentz
Mark Moreno
X-1: Extreme Fighting 2
Mar 17, 2007
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R1 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Duran Barlow
EFX: Fury
Dec 7, 2006
Submission (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Carey Vanier
EFX
Sep 6, 2006
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Vern Jefferson
EFX
Sep 6, 2006
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Nik Lentz
Brian Green
EFX
Aug 2, 2006
Submission (armbar)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Chris Powers
EFX: Fury
Jul 24, 2006
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:44
LOSS
Nik Lentz
Sherron Leggett
Twin Cities Throwdown
Apr 8, 2006
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Nik Lentz
Kenneth Allen
EFX: Fury
Feb 1, 2006
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Derek Abram
EFX
Dec 5, 2005
Submission (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Nick Melton
XKK: Lamar
Oct 10, 2005
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Anthony White
XKK: Trials
Aug 27, 2005
Submission (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Nik Lentz
Jake Hoyer
UCS - Throwdown at the T-Bar
Jul 30, 2005
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – N/A