Ricco Rodriguez

"Suave"
54 27 1
Wins Losses No Contest
Birth date August 19, 1977 (age 43)
Birth place San Jose, California, United States
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Reach 77 in (1.96 m)
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion

Fights

LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Hatef Moeil
CFS 9: Cage Fight Series 9
Feb 2, 2019
TKO (submission to punches)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Alex Nicholson
AFC 24: CamSoda Legends
Apr 26, 2018
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – 1:27
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Nandor Guelmino
Cage Fight Series part 8
Jan 21, 2018
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 2: 30
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Gilbert Yvel
WFCA 31: Ushukov vs. Vagaev
Nov 19, 2016
TKO (injury)
R1 – 1:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Ivan Shtyrkov
RCC Boxing Promotions
Sep 9, 2016
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:55
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Denis Stojnić
Bosnia Fight Championship 2
Jun 13, 2015
TKO (punches)
R2 – 0:22
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Dion Staring
Final Fight Championship 17
Dec 20, 2014
TKO (retirement)
R2 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Nestoras Batzelas
Final Fight Championship 10
Dec 13, 2013
TKO (punches)
R2 – 3:33
NC
Ricco Rodriguez
Denis Stojnić
Bosnian Fight Championship
Nov 9, 2013
NC (overturned loss)
R1 – 4:55
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Zelg Galešić
Final Fight Championship 8
Oct 4, 2013
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:10
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Ian Freeman
UCFC 5: Legends of MMA
Jul 27, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:11
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Marcin Lazarz
GWC: The British Invasion: US vs. UK
Jun 29, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Tomaz Simonic
FFC: Final Fight Championship 5
May 24, 2013
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 3:49
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Andreas Kraniotakes
CFS 7: Cage Fight Series 7
May 12, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Ante Delija
HOG: House of Gladiators 1
Dec 21, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R2 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Kevin Thompson
UWC 21: Xplosion
Oct 20, 2012
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:45
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Stav Economou
Dubai FC 1: The Beginning
May 4, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
United Glory 15: 2012 Glory World Series
Mar 23, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
BF: Baltic Challenge 3
Feb 23, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Blagoi Ivanov
CMMAT: Chekhov MMA Tournament
Dec 24, 2011
TKO (retirement)
R3 – 3:33
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Bashir Yamilkhanov
FEFoMP: Battle of Empires
Dec 17, 2011
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:56
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
MMAAD: MMA Against Dengue
Nov 27, 2011
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – 1:58
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Michał Kita
MMAA: MMA Attack
Nov 5, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R2 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Seth Petruzelli
Bellator 48
Aug 20, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:21
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Doug Williams
Shark Fights 17: Horwich vs. Rosholt 2
Jul 15, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:16
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
James McSweeney
BAMMA 5: Daley vs. Shirai
Feb 26, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Daniel Tabera
Israel Fighting Championship: Genesis
Nov 9, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
John Juarez
USA MMA: Stacked
Jul 31, 2010
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Bobby Martinez
AFA 4: Parking Lot Beatdown
Jul 17, 2010
Submission (heel hook)
R1 – 1:03
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Ken Sparks
USA MMA: Legends
May 22, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:32
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Travis Fulton
CT: Cage Thug
May 1, 2010
KO (head kick)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Brian Ryan
XKL: Evolution 1
Mar 20, 2010
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:05
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Patrick Miller
STFC 10: Annihilation
Feb 26, 2010
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:20
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Moise Rimbon
IAFC: Mayor's Cup 2009
Nov 27, 2009
Decision (split)
R3 – 3:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Justin Howard
KOK 7: Judgement Day
Aug 29, 2009
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – 2:05
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
John Brown
Reality Combat: The Return
Jul 25, 2009
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 2:34
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Mario Rinaldi
WFC: Battle Of The Bay 8
Jul 10, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Doug Williams
Armagedon Fighting Championships 09
Jun 27, 2009
Submission (anaconda choke)
R1 – 1:02
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Jeff Monson
Mixed Fighting Alliance "There Will Be Blood"
Dec 13, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Robert Beraun
Rage in the Cage 117
Nov 8, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 3:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Rob Broughton
Cage Gladiators 9
Oct 4, 2008
Submission (kneebar)
R2 – 3:39
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Titus Campbell
Silver Crown Fights
Aug 8, 2008
Submission (guillotine choke)
R2 – 3:06
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Johnathan Ivey
Xp3: The Proving Ground
Jul 26, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 3:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Chris Guillen
Ultimate Combat Experience 1
Jun 27, 2008
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:30
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
George Bush
YAMMA Pit Fighting
Apr 11, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R1 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Travis Wiuff
YAMMA Pit Fighting
Apr 11, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R1 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
EliteXC: Street Certified
Feb 16, 2008
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Kevin Filal
PFP: Ring of Fire
Dec 9, 2007
KO (head kick)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
IFL 2007 World Championship Finals
Sep 20, 2007
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 4:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Lloyd Marshbanks
MMA Xtreme 13
Jul 28, 2007
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:11
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Imani Lee
BIB: Beatdown in Bakersfield
Nov 17, 2006
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:12
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Abdias Irisson
MMA Xtreme 7
Nov 11, 2006
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
WFA: King of the Streets
Jul 22, 2006
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R1 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Taylor Brooks
MMA Xtreme 1
Mar 25, 2006
Submission (armbar)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Robert Beraun
RITC 78: Back with a Vengeance
Jan 14, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 3:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
David Mori
MMA Fighting Challenge 4
Dec 3, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Corey Salter
Ultimate Texas Showdown 3
Nov 26, 2005
Submission (armbar)
R2 – 0:17
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Jimmy Ambriz
WEC 17
Oct 14, 2005
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – 4:13
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
WEC 16
Aug 18, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Andy Montana
Independent event
Jul 15, 2005
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:50
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Ruben Villareal
Extreme Wars: X-1
Jul 2, 2005
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:38
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Scott Junk
Rumble on the Rock 7
May 7, 2005
Submission (front choke)
R2 – 0:42
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Tyler Brooks
Pro Fight League
Mar 25, 2005
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Mike Seal
MMA Mexico: Day 2
Dec 18, 2004
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:06
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Pedro Rizzo
UFC 45
Nov 21, 2003
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
PRIDE Total Elimination 2003
Aug 10, 2003
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
UFC 41
Feb 28, 2003
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:09
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
UFC 39
Sep 27, 2002
TKO (submission to elbow)
R5 – 3:04
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Tsuyoshi Kohsaka
UFC 37
May 10, 2002
TKO (punches)
R2 – 3:25
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Jeff Monson
UFC 35
Jan 11, 2002
TKO (punches)
R3 – 3:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Pete Williams
UFC 34
Nov 2, 2001
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:02
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
UFC 32
Jun 29, 2001
TKO (punches)
R3 – 1:23
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Paul Buentello
KOTC 7: Wet and Wild
Feb 24, 2001
Submission (kneebar)
R2 – 4:21
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
John Marsh
PRIDE 12
Dec 9, 2000
Decision (unanimous)
R2 – 5:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Giant Ochiai
PRIDE 10
Aug 27, 2000
Submission (smother choke)
R1 – 6:04
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Gary Goodridge
PRIDE 9
Jun 4, 2000
Decision (unanimous)
R2 – 10:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Travis Fulton
KOTC 2: Desert Storm
Feb 5, 2000
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:49
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Sam Adkins
Armageddon 2
Nov 23, 1999
Submission (forearm choke)
R1 – 4:32
LOSS
Ricco Rodriguez
Bobby Hoffman
SuperBrawl 13
Sep 7, 1999
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:13
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Steve Shaw
Rage in the Cage 6
Jul 10, 1999
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:34
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Scott Adams
Extreme Cage
Mar 25, 1999
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 4:00
WIN
Ricco Rodriguez
Rocky Batastini
Extreme Cage
Mar 25, 1999
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:58