A new warrior has earned his right to enter the Octagon as The Ultimate Fighter. Ryan “Darth” Bader is a lean mean fighting machine. A vicious striking and wrestling style fighter, Bader is looking to make a mark on MMA’s light heavyweight division in a big way. This fighter has shown amazing strength, endurance and skill so far in his MMA career and currently boasts an undefeated record. The MMA fans could very well see Bader holding the UFC title belt some day. It may take a Jedi Knight with and a light saber to beat this guy. Here is a little info on Bader from his site, ryanbader.com
Weight: 205 lbs
Style: Wrestler & Striker
3 time PAC-10 Champion
2 time NCAA DIV. I All-American
120 Wins at Arizona State University
8th Most Career Wins in ASU Wrestling History
Ryan “Darth” Bader is a world-class wrestler that has knockout power and unnatural strength. Ryan had a very successful high school wrestling career. He earned himself two State Championship Titles, ranked 4th in the Country for Wrestling, and was a highly decorated high school football player. After high school, Ryan went to Arizona State University (ASU) where he became one of the most decorated wrestlers in ASU’s illustrious wrestling program history. While at ASU, Ryan amassed an impressive 120 wins on his way to becoming a three-time PAC 10 Champion and two-time D-1 All-American and currently ranking 8th on the all-time wins list for ASU. Ryan is training MMA under the World Champion Trainers Todd and Trevor Lally. Ryan joined the prestigious Arizona Combat Sports in early 2007 and has since gone on a terror in MMA with an undefeated record.