Fighter Profile: Tim Johnson

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  • 15-6 (8 KOs, 3 Subs)
  • Fighting out of Las Vegas, NV by way of Lamberton, MN
  • Holds notable wins over Cheick Kongo, Matt Mitrione, Tyrell Fortune, Marcin Tybura, Shamil Abdurakhimov, Daniel Omielanczuk and Travis Wiuff
  • Currently on 3-fight win streak
  • 2 of previous 3 wins have come via 1st round KO
  • 11 wins via KO or submission
  • 9 wins via 1st round KO or submission (6 KOs, 3 Subs)
  • 5-time Bellator veteran
  • Bellator Record: 3-2 (2 KOs)
  • 2-time DII All-American wrestler out of Minnesota State University Moorhead (junior and senior seasons)
  • Spent first 2 years of college wrestling for Ridgewater Community College in Willmar, MN
  • Began wrestling at 5-years-old
  • Member of the Minnesota Army National Guard
  • Was deployed in Iraq as a combat engineer during 2011 & 2012
  • Married to Jessica Johnson (married 6/12/20)
  • Father of one daughter, Georgia, born October 2020 **Correct at time of publish