Travis Browne
Hapa
18 - 6 - 1
USA
City
Honolulu, Hawaii
Promotion
Weight
255
Height
6'7"
Wins
18
Losses
6
Draws
1
  • KO/TKO
    18/14
    78%
  • Submissions
    18/2
    11%
  • Decisions
    18/2
    11%
TRAINING:  A typical day is team training in the morning, individual in the evening

When and why did you start training for fighting? About eight years ago I started Muay Thai; I wanted to still be competitive at a sport after playing basketball.What ranks and titles have you held? Gladiator Challenge heavyweight champion, Victory Fighting Championship heavyweight champion.

Do you have any heroes? My two sons, Kaleo and Keawe (ke-aveh)

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is the reason I got into this sport, but my job is not finished. I want to leave a legacy in this sport and make a name for my family.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
N/A

What was your job before you started fighting? Owned a private security K-9 training business

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Two amateur fights, both ending in KOs – the first in 10 seconds, the second in a minute.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Purple belt in BJJ

Favorite grappling technique: Arm triangle

Favorite striking technique: Knees

• Fourteen wins by KO, two by submission (arm triangle, armbar)

• Defeated UFC / WEC vet Aaron Brink and TUF10’s Abe Wagner by KO in two most recent pre-UFC fights.

• Last three pre-UFC fights lasted a combined 52 seconds.

• Six wins in a minute or less

• Has finished last six wins

• Hapa is a Hawaiian language term used to describe a person of mixed Asian or Pacific Islander racial or ethnic heritage.

Fight History – Pro

Result Fighter Event Method/Referee R Time
loss Derrick Lewis UFC Fight Night 105 – Lewis vs. Browne
Feb / 19 / 2017
KO (Punches)
Mario Yamasaki
2 3:12
loss Fabricio Werdum UFC 203 – Miocic vs. Overeem
Sep / 10 / 2016
Decision (Unanimous)
Gary Copeland
3 5:00
loss Cain Velasquez UFC 200 – Tate vs. Nunes
Jul / 09 / 2016
TKO (Punches)
John McCarthy
1 4:57
win Matt Mitrione UFC Fight Night 81 – Dillashaw vs. Cruz
Jan / 17 / 2016
TKO (Punches)
Gary Forman
3 4:09
loss Andrei Arlovski UFC 187 – Johnson vs. Cormier
May / 23 / 2015
TKO (Punches)
Mark Smith
1 4:41
win Brendan Schaub UFC 181 – Hendricks vs. Lawler 2
Dec / 06 / 2014
TKO (Punches)
Mario Yamasaki
1 4:50
loss Fabricio Werdum UFC on Fox 11 – Werdum vs. Browne
Apr / 19 / 2014
Decision (Unanimous)
John McCarthy
5 5:00
win Josh Barnett UFC 168 – Weidman vs. Silva 2
Dec / 28 / 2013
KO (Elbows)
Yves Lavigne
1 1:00
win Alistair Overeem UFC Fight Night 26 – Shogun vs. Sonnen
Aug / 17 / 2013
KO (Front Kick and Punches)
Mario Yamasaki
1 4:08
win Gabriel Gonzaga UFC – The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale
Apr / 13 / 2013
KO (Elbows)
Chris Tognoni
1 1:11
loss Antonio Silva UFC on FX 5 – Browne vs. Bigfoot
Oct / 05 / 2012
TKO (Punches)
Herb Dean
1 3:27
win Chad Griggs UFC 145 – Jones vs. Evans
Apr / 21 / 2012
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
Mario Yamasaki
1 2:29
win Rob Broughton UFC 135 – Jones vs. Rampage
Sep / 24 / 2011
Decision (Unanimous)
Josh Rosenthal
3 5:00
win Stefan Struve UFC 130 – Rampage vs. Hamill
May / 28 / 2011
KO (Punch)
Steve Mazzagatti
1 4:11
draw Cheick Kongo UFC 120 – Bisping vs. Akiyama
Oct / 16 / 2010
Draw (Unanimous)
Marc Goddard
3 5:00
win James McSweeney UFC – The Ultimate Fighter 11 Finale
Jun / 19 / 2010
TKO (Punches)
Kim Winslow
1 4:32
win Aaron Brink Gladiator Challenge – Vision Quest
Feb / 21 / 2010
KO (Punches)
N/A
1 0:35
win Abe Wagner VFC 30 – Night of Champions
Feb / 05 / 2010
KO (Punches)
N/A
1 0:08
win Brian Campbell Gladiator Challenge – Never Quit
Nov / 08 / 2009
KO (Head Kick)
N/A
1 0:09
win Matt Anderson Gladiator Challenge – High Impact
Jul / 23 / 2009
TKO (Punches)
N/A
2 0:49
win Mychal Clark BFC – Bellator Fighting Championships 10
Jun / 05 / 2009
Decision (Unanimous)
Mike Beltran
3 5:00
win Sergio Calderon Gladiator Challenge – Venom
Apr / 23 / 2009
KO (Punches)
N/A
1 1:53
win Tom Lozano EF 9 – Espartan Fighting 9
Mar / 14 / 2009
Submission (Armbar)
N/A
1 0:55
win Michael Westbrook KOTC – Immortal
Feb / 27 / 2009
TKO (Punches)
N/A
3 1:22
win Evan Langford COF – Cage of Fire 15
Feb / 07 / 2009
TKO (Punches)
N/A
1 0:43

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