Nathan Wade Landwehr[1] (born June 7, 1988) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional mixed martial artist since 2012, he is also a former M-1 Global Featherweight Champion.

Nate Landwehr
BornNathan Wade Landwehr[1]
(1988-06-07) June 7, 1988 (age 35)
Clarksville, Tennessee
Other namesThe Train[2]
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight145 lb (66 kg; 10 st 5 lb)
Reach72 in (183 cm)[3]
Fighting out ofClarksville, Tennessee United States
TeamSSF Submission Academy (2012–present)[5]
Wildside Fitness[6]
MMA Masters (2021–present)[7]
Years active2012–present
Mixed martial arts record
By knockout8
By submission2
By decision7
By knockout2
By submission1
By decision2
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Background Edit

Landwehr was born and grew up in Tennessee and attended Rossview High School.[6] He played football from the third grade until the end of high school.[8] He also wrestled and ran track throughout the high school.[8] After high school, Landwehr attended Highland Community College for two academic years, where he ran track with scholarship.[6]

Mixed martial arts career Edit

Early career Edit

Landwehr racked up a record of 8–2 in stateside circuit before signing with M-1 Global.

M-1 Global Edit

Landwehr made his promotional debut against Mikhail Korobkov at M-1 Challenge 83 - Ragozin vs. Halsey on September 23, 2017. He won the fight via second-round knockout.[9]

He made his sophomore appearance in M-1 against Viktor Kolesnik at M-1 Challenge 85: Ismagulov vs. Matias on November 10, 2017. He won the fight via split decision.[10]

M-1 Global Featherweight Championship Edit

Landwehr was scheduled to challenge Khamzat Dalgiev for the M-1 Global Featherweight Championship at M-1 Challenge 91 - Swain vs. Nuertiebieke on May 12, 2018. However, the event was cancelled for unknown reason. The bout was later rebooked to take place at M-1 Challenge 95 - Battle in the Mountains 7 on July 21, 2018. Landwehr captured the championship via second-round technical knockout.[11]

In his second title defense, Landwehr faced Andrey Lezhnev on December 15, 2018, at M-1 Challenge 100. He won the spectacular fight by a third round TKO.[12]

In his third defense, Landwehr faced Viktor Kolesnik on June 28, 2019, at M-1 Challenge 102. He won the fight via unanimous decision.[13]

Ultimate Fighting Championship Edit

Nate made his UFC debut against fellow newcomer Herbert Burns at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos on January 25, 2020.[14] He lost the fight by knockout in the first round via a knee from the clinch.[15]

Landwehr faced Darren Elkins on May 16, 2020, at UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris.[16] He won the fight via unanimous decision.[17]

Landwehr was scheduled to face Movsar Evloev on December 5, 2020, at UFC on ESPN: Hermansson vs. Vettori[18] However, hours before the start, it was cancelled after Movsar tested positive for COVID-19.[19]

Landwehr faced Julian Erosa on February 20, 2021, at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis.[20] He lost the fight via technical knockout in round one.[21]

Landwehr was scheduled to face Makwan Amirkhani on June 5, 2021, at UFC Fight Night 189.[22] However, Landwehr was pulled from the event due to injury and was replaced by Kamuela Kirk.[23][24]

Landwehr faced Ľudovít Klein on October 16, 2021, at UFC Fight Night: Ladd vs. Dumont.[25] He won the fight via a submission in round three.[26] This win earned him the Performance of the Night award.[27]

Landwehr was scheduled to face Lerone Murphy on March 26, 2022, at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus.[28] However, Murphy withdrew from the bout for undisclosed reasons and he was replaced by David Onama.[29] In turn, Landwehr had to pull out of the bout and the bout was scrapped.[30]

Landwehr was scheduled to face Zubaira Tukhugov on August 6, 2022, at UFC on ESPN: Santos vs. Hill.[31] However, Tukhugov withdraw due to experiencing difficulties securing a visa issues and was replaced by David Onama at UFC on ESPN: Vera vs. Cruz just a week after.[32] Landwehr won the fight via majority decision.[33] This fight earned him the Fight of the Night award.[34]

Landwehr was scheduled to face Alex Caceres on March 25, 2023, at UFC on ESPN 43.[35] However, Caceres withdrew due to an undisclosed reason and was replaced by Austin Lingo.[36] Landwehr won the bout via rear-naked choke at the end of the second round.[37] This win earned him the Performance of the Night award.[38]

Landwehr faced Dan Ige on June 10, 2023, at UFC 289.[39] He lost the bout via unanimous decision.[40]

Championships and accomplishments Edit

Mixed martial arts Edit

Mixed martial arts record Edit

Professional record breakdown
22 matches 17 wins 5 losses
By knockout 8 2
By submission 2 1
By decision 7 2
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 17–5 Dan Ige Decision (unanimous) UFC 289 June 10, 2023 3 5:00 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Win 17–4 Austin Lingo Submission (rear-naked choke) UFC on ESPN: Vera vs. Sandhagen March 25, 2023 2 4:11 San Antonio, Texas, United States Performance of the Night.
Win 16–4 David Onama Decision (majority) UFC on ESPN: Vera vs. Cruz August 13, 2022 3 5:00 San Diego, California, United States Fight of the Night.
Win 15–4 Ľudovít Klein Submission (anaconda choke) UFC Fight Night: Ladd vs. Dumont October 16, 2021 3 2:22 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States Performance of the Night.
Loss 14–4 Julian Erosa TKO (flying knee) UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis February 20, 2021 1 0:56 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 14–3 Darren Elkins Decision (unanimous) UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris May 16, 2020 3 5:00 Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Loss 13–3 Herbert Burns KO (knee) UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos January 25, 2020 1 2:43 Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Win 13–2 Viktor Kolesnik Decision (unanimous) M-1 Challenge 102 June 28, 2019 5 5:00 Astana, Kazakhstan Defended the M-1 Featherweight Championship.
Win 12–2 Andrey Lezhnev TKO (punches) M-1 Challenge 100 December 15, 2018 3 3:10 Atyrau, Kazakhstan Defended the M-1 Featherweight Championship.
Win 11–2 Khamzat Dalgiev TKO (punches) M-1 Challenge 95 July 21, 2018 2 4:35 Nazran, Russia Won the M-1 Featherweight Championship.
Win 10–2 Viktor Kolesnik Decision (split) M-1 Challenge 85 November 10, 2017 3 5:00 Moscow, Russia
Win 9–2 Mikhail Korobkov KO (punch) M-1 Challenge 83 September 23, 2017 2 1:31 Kazan, Russia
Win 8–2 Solon Staley Decision (unanimous) A&A Fight Time Promotions: November to Remember November 5, 2016 3 5:00 Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
Win 7–2 Diego Saraiva TKO (punches) A&A Fight Time Promotions: A Night of Explosions March 12, 2016 1 4:47 Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
Loss 6–2 Mark Cherico Submission (rear-naked choke) GOTC MMA 19 April 11, 2015 2 1:34 Cheswick, Pennsylvania, United States For the vacant GOTC Featherweight Championship.
Win 6–1 Anthony Jones TKO (punches) State Line Promotions: BMF Invitational 6 February 15, 2015 2 3:03 Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
Win 5–1 Justin Steave Decision (unanimous) GOTC MMA 15 January 24, 2015 3 5:00 Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States
Win 4–1 Adam Townsend Decision (split) 3FC 20 February 1, 2014 5 5:00 Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, United States Won the vacant 3FC Featherweight Championship.
Win 3–1 Keith Richardson KO (punch) XFC 26 October 18, 2013 1 4:43 Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Loss 2–1 D'Juan Owens Decision (unanimous) XFC 22 February 22, 2013 3 5:00 Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Win 2–0 Chris Wright TKO (punches) XFC 20 September 28, 2012 2 3:56 Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Win 1–0 Billy Mullins KO (punches) XFC 18 June 22, 2012 2 1:21 Nashville, Tennessee, United States Featherweight debut.


See also Edit

References Edit

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