Josh Parisian

Josh Parisian

Personal Information

Full Name Joshua Wayne Parisian
Date of Birth June 28, 1989
Age 33
Nationality American

Josh Parisian : A Brief Biography

Josh Parisian is a 33-year-old professional mixed martial artist from America. He currently competes in the heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Latest News Update for Josh Parisian

Josh Parisian is set to face Jamal Pogues for his next fight for the UFC Fight Night: Andrade vs. Blanchfield on February 18, 2023. The venue for the event is UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

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Josh Parisian Facts

Birth PlaceMartinsburg, West Virginia, United States.
Star SignCancer
EducationEscanaba Senior High School/ Bay College
MMA Debut2014
MMA Record15-5-0
AchievementsFormer CLIP heavyweight champion
PartnerJen Gross
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter

Early Life and Career

Before his second grade, Josh Parisian moved from Martinsburg to Escanaba, Michigan.

Josh Parisian and his mother had to live in shelters due to an abusive stepfather, who was then charged with domestic violence and ended up in prison later.

Parisian got interested in UFC during his college days and eventually dropped out to focus more on fighting.

Josh Parisian won the CLIP heavyweight championship by defeating Charles Brown via technical knockout. The event occurred on October 18, 2019, in Detroit, United States.

Parisian got his UFC contract only in his second attempt for the Dana White's Contender Series, even though he managed to knock out the opponents in the first round for both fights.


Josh Parisian's Career in UFC

UFC Fight Night: Parisian v Martinez
Josh Parisian

Josh Parisian made his octagon debut on November 28, 2020, against Parker Porter and lost the fight via unanimous decision. The fight happened for the UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Clark in Las Vegas, United States.

Parisian faced Roque Martinez for his second fight and won the fight via decision. The fight happened on June 19, 2021, for UFC on ESPN: The Korean Zombie vs. Ige.

On December 18, 2021, Parisian fought Don'Tale Mayes and lost the fight via technical knockout.

For his last fight, Josh Parisian faced Alan Baudot on June 25, 2022, and won the fight via technical knockout.

Josh Parisian Record

Win15–5Alan BaudotTKO (punches)UFC on ESPN: Tsarukyan vs. GamrotJune 25, 202223:04Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss14–5Don'Tale MayesTKO (elbows)UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. DaukausDecember 18, 202133:26Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win14–4Roque MartinezDecision (split)UFC on ESPN: The Korean Zombie vs. IgeJune 19, 202135:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss13–4Parker PorterDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Smith vs. ClarkNovember 28, 202035:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win13–3Chad JohnsonKO (punches)Dana White's Contender Series 30August 25, 202013:43Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win12–3Marcus MauldingTKO (punches)WXC 86: Warrior Wednesday 11January 29, 202013:57Southgate, Michigan, United States
Win11–3Matunga DjikasaTKO (punches)ARES FC 1December 14, 201924:16Dakar, Senegal
Win10–3Charles BrownTKO (punches)CLIP: Motor City Cagefights 7October 18, 201911:55Detroit, Michigan, United States
Win9–3Victor JonesTKO (submission to punches)Smuggler's: Rumble on the RiverAugust 31, 201922:16Wyandotte, Michigan, United States
Win8–3Alejandro SantiagoTKO (punches)NATO: Extreme Warriors 2April 18, 201914:41Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, United States
Loss7–3Brett MartinSubmission (kimura)Lights Out Championship 2February 16, 201911:08Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Win7–2Greg RebelloKO (spinning backfist)Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series 11June 26, 201811:31Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win6–2Zach ThumbTKO (punches)LFA 38April 27, 201812:39Minneapolis, United States
Loss5–2Tony LopezTKO (punches)KOTC: SupremacyApril 29, 201723:27Wyandotte, Michigan, United States
Win5–1Nathan BryantDecision (majority)Caged Power 11February 24, 201735:00Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
Win4–1Josh BurnsTKO (punches)TWC Pro Series: Anderson vs. VeerellaNovember 12, 201621:50Lansing, Michigan, United States
Win3–1Anthony ColemanSubmission (triangle choke)Dual Combat Sports 5June 25, 201621:18Detroit, Michigan, United States
Win2–1Rasheed OrucheSubmission (keylock)Total Warrior Combat 28November 21, 201522:03Lansing, Michigan, United States
Loss1–1Ryan PokryfkyDecision (unanimous)Total Warrior Combat 27June 20, 201535:00Lansing, Michigan, United States
Win1–0Destin AllenTKO (punches)Total Warrior Combat 26November 22, 201412:25Lansing, Michigan, United States

FAQs on Josh Parisian

Q1. Who has Josh Parisian lost to in the UFC?

Josh Parisian has only lost to Parker Porter and Don'Tale Mayes in the UFC.

Q2. How many fights has Josh Parisian had in the UFC?<H3>

Josh Parisian has had four fights in the UFC so far.

*Last updated on February 18, 2023

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