Karo Parisyan

"The Heat"
24 12 1
Wins Losses No Contest
Birth date August 28, 1982 (age 38)
Birth place Yerevan, Armenia
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 169 lb (77 kg)
Reach 75 in (1.92 m)
Former WEC Welterweight Champion

Fights

LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Jose Diaz
Extreme Fighters MMA: Ready for War
Oct 7, 2017
TKO (retirement)
R1 – 5:00
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Fernando Gonzalez
Bellator 127
Oct 3, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:43
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Phil Baroni
Bellator 122
Jul 25, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:06
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Ron Keslar
Bellator 116
Apr 11, 2014
KO (punches)
R2 – 4:05
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Rick Hawn
Bellator 95
Apr 4, 2013
KO (punches)
R2 – 1:55
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Edward Darby
Gladiator Challenge: Heat Returns
Oct 28, 2012
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:10
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Tiger Bonds
Gladiator Challenge: King Of The Mountain
Sep 29, 2012
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:03
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
John Gunderson
ShoFight 20
Jun 16, 2012
Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 2:47
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Thomas Denny
WMMA 1 - Fighting for a Better World
Mar 31, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Jordan Smith
Amazon Forest Combat 1
Sep 14, 2011
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Ryan Ford
JEG - MMA Live 1
May 19, 2011
TKO (cut)
R3 – 1:26
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Dennis Hallman
UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida
Nov 20, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:47
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Ben Mortimer
Impact FC 1: The Uprising
Jul 10, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 4:18
NC
Karo Parisyan
UFC 94: St-Pierre vs. Penn 2
Jan 31, 2009
No Contest
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
UFC Fight Night 13
Apr 2, 2008
TKO (strikes)
R2 – 0:34
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Ryo Chonan
UFC 78: Validation
Nov 17, 2007
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Josh Burkman
UFC 71: Liddell vs. Jackson
May 26, 2007
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Drew Fickett
UFC Fight Night: Sanchez vs. Riggs
Dec 13, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
UFC Fight Night 6
Aug 17, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Nick Thompson
UFC 59: Reality Check
Apr 15, 2006
Submission (strikes)
R1 – 4:44
WIN
Karo Parisyan
UFC 53: Heavy Hitters
Jun 4, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Chris Lytle
UFC 51: Super Saturday
Feb 5, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
UFC 49: Unfinished Business
Aug 21, 2004
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
WEC 10 - Bragging Rights
May 21, 2004
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
UFC 46: Supernatural
Jan 31, 2004
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Dave Strasser
UFC 44: Undisputed
Sep 26, 2003
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 3:52
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Fernando Vasconcelos
King of the Cage 22
Mar 23, 2003
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Antonio McKee
Ultimate Cage Fighting 3
Feb 15, 2003
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Darrell Smith
Reality Submission Fighting 3
Mar 30, 2001
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 0:59
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Reality Submission Fighting 2
Jan 5, 2001
TKO (corner stoppage)
R1 – 16:20
LOSS
Karo Parisyan
Reality Submission Fighting 1
Oct 10, 2000
Decision (unanimous)
R1 – 18:00
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Guido Jennings
Kage Kombat 16
Jun 7, 1999
Submission (choke)
R1 – 6:33
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Justin Bumphus
ESF: Empire One
May 15, 1999
Submission (choke)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Jason Rittgers
Kage Kombat 14
Apr 5, 1999
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:58
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Scott Davis
Kage Kombat 14
Apr 5, 1999
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:16
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Brian Warren
Kage Kombat 12
Feb 1, 1999
Submission (ankle lock)
R1 – 0:44
WIN
Karo Parisyan
Zach McKinney
Kage Kombat 12
Feb 1, 1999
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 0:23