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Aaron Riley
Born December 9, 1980 (1980-12-09) (age 29)
Tell City, Indiana
Nationality USA
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 155 lb (70 kg; 11.1 st)
Team Jackson's Submission Fighting
MMA record
Total 40
Wins 28
By knockout 6
By submission 12
Losses 11
Draws 1

Aaron Matthew Riley (born December 9, 1980 in Tell City, Indiana) is an American mixed martial arts fighter who currently teaches MMA and Muay Thai at Jeff Gordon's Mixed Martial Arts Academy in Gaithersburg, Maryland, as well as at One Spirit Martial Arts in Herndon, Virginia. He competes in the Lightweight Division. Aaron returned to the Ultimate Fighting Championship on November 15, 2008 on the undercard of UFC 91 against Jorge Gurgel. Aaron beat Gurgel by Decision (Unanimous), winning the UFC 91 "fight of the night" bonus.

Riley afterwards faced TUF 8 cast member Shane Nelson at UFC 96, losing by a controversial technical knockout. A rematch was scheduled immediately, for UFC 101, which Riley won by unanimous decision. A few weeks after the match, Riley was already in talks for facing TUF 9 lightweight winner Ross Pearson at UFC 105. At UFC 105 he was defeated by Ross Pearson by TKO in the second round.After the fight got stopped in the second round after a flying knee to the head; doctors viewed the cuts on Riley's face, and came to the conclusion that he was unable to continue.


Mixed martial arts record

Professional record breakdown
41 matches 28 wins 12 losses
By knockout 6 5
By submission 12 2
By decision 9 4
Draws 1
Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location
Loss 28-12-1 England Ross Pearson TKO (Doctor Stoppage) UFC 105: Couture vs. Vera 02009-11-14 November 14, 2009 2 4:34 United Kingdom Manchester, England, UK
Win 28-11-1 United States Shane Nelson Decision (Unanimous) UFC 101: Declaration 02009-08-08 August 8, 2009 3 5:00 United States Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Loss 27-11-1 United States Shane Nelson TKO (Punch) UFC 96 Jackson vs. Jardine 02009-03-07 March 7, 2009 1 0:44 United States Columbus, Ohio, United States
Win 27-10-1 Brazil Jorge Gurgel Decision (Unanimous) UFC 91: Couture vs. Lesnar 02008-11-15 November 15, 2008 3 5:00 United States Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 26-10-1 Canada Steve Claveau Decision (Unanimous) Xtreme MMA - 5 02008-09-13 September 13, 2008 3 5:00 CanadaQuebec, Canada
Win 25-10-1 Brazil Thiago Minu Decision (Unanimous) UWC - Invasion 02008-04-26 April 26, 2008 3 5:00 United StatesVirginia, United States
Loss 24-10-1 United States Ryan Schultz Decision (Unanimous) IFL - 2007 Team Championship Final 02007-09-20 September 20, 2007 3 4:00 United StatesFlorida, United States
Loss 24-9-1 United States Eddie Alvarez KO (Punches) Bodog Fight - USA vs Russia 02006-12-02 December 2, 2006 1 1:05 CanadaBritish Columbia, Canada
Win 24-8-1 United States Darrell Smith Submission (Armbar) Bodog Fight - To the Brink of War 02006-08-22 August 22, 2006 2 2:40 Costa RicaCosta Rica
Loss 23-8-1 United States Spencer Fisher TKO (Doctor Stoppage) UFC Fight Night 3 02006-01-16 January 16, 2006 1 5:00 United States Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 23-7-1 Japan Michihiro Omigawa KO (Kick) PRIDE - Bushido 7 02005-05-22 May 22, 2005 1 6:00 Japan Tokyo, Japan
Win 22-7-1 United States Andrew Chappelle Decision HOOKnSHOOT - Arnold Classic 02005-03-04 March 4, 2005 3 5:00 United States Ohio, United States
Win 21-7-1 Brazil Maicon Alarcao TKO (Injury) AFC - Brazil 1 02004-08-28 August 28, 2004 1 4:10 Brazil Brazil
Win 20-7-1 United States Nuri Shakir Decision (Unanimous) HOOKnSHOOT - Live 02004-03-27 March 27, 2004 3 5:00 United States Indiana, United States
Loss 19-7-1 United States Sam Morgan Submission (Armbar) Shooto USA - Warrior Spirit: Evolution 02003-11-14 November 14, 2003 1 2:41 United States Nevada, United States
Win 19-6-1 United States Cedric Marks Submission (Armbar) CE - Combate Extremo 02003-08-30 August 30, 2003 1 1:40 Mexico Mexico
Win 18-6-1 United States Nick Gilardi TKO PPKA - Ultimate Fight Night 02003-06-28 June 28, 2003 2 United States Washington, United States
Loss 17-6-1 United States Chris Lytle KO HOOKnSHOOT - Boot Camp 1.1 02003-03-08 March 8, 2003 1 United States Indiana, United States
Win 17-5-1 Brazil Alexandre Barros Decision HOOKnSHOOT - Absolute Fighting Championships 1 02002-12-13 December 13, 2002 3 5:00 United States Florida, United States
Loss 16-5-1 United States Robbie Lawler Decision (Unanimous) UFC 37 - High Impact 02002-05-10 May 10, 2002 3 5:00 United States Bossier City, Louisiana, United States
Win 16-4-1 United States Mike Willus TKO (Strikes) HOOKnSHOOT - Kings 1 02001-11-17 November 17, 2001 1 United States Indiana, United States
Loss 15-4-1 The Bahamas Yves Edwards Decision HOOKnSHOOT - Showdown 02001-07-14 July 14, 2001 3 5:00 United States Indiana, United States
Win 15-3-1 United States Steve Berger Decision HOOKnSHOOT - Triumph 02000-08-19 August 19, 2000 3 5:00 United States Indiana, United States
Win 14-3-1 United StatesAaron Stregles Submission (Strikes) TC 2 - Talon Challenge 2 02000-07-14 July 14, 2000 N/A United States Texas, United States
Win 13-3-1 United StatesJeremy Bennett KO HOOKnSHOOT - Double Fury 1 02000-03-17 March 17, 2000 N/A
Win 12-3-1 United States Colin O'Rourke Decision (Majority) WEF 8 - Goin' Platinum 02000-01-15 January 15, 2000 3 4:00 United States Georgia, United States
Loss 11-3-1 United States Falaniko Vitale TKO RITC 2 - Marching of the Warriors 01999-10-15 October 15, 1999 1 7:06 United States Hawaii, United States
Loss 11-2-1 The Bahamas Yves Edwards Decision HOOKnSHOOT - Texas Heat 01999-10-02 October 2, 1999 1 20:00
Win 11-1-1 United StatesJoe Merit Submission (Armbar) LI - Lionheart Invitational 01999-09-01 September 1, 1999 1 2:24 United States Georgia, United States
zDraw 10-1-1 United States CJ Fernandes Draw SFC - Submission Fighting Championships 8 01999-08-07 August 7, 1999 1 15:00 United States Illinois, United States
Win 10-1 United States Billy Johnson Submission (Strikes) HOOKnSHOOT - Breakout 01999-07-24 July 24, 1999 1 2:10 United States Indiana, United States
Win 9-1 Canada Rob Tallack TKO Kakidamisi 1 - Samurai Challenge 01999-07-11 July 11, 1999 1 2:52
Win 8-1 United StatesTony Apponte Submission (Strikes) ES - Extreme Shootout 01999-06-25 June 25, 1999 1 7:31 United States Texas, United States
Win 7-1 United StatesJames Julian Submission (Armbar) SFC - Submission Fighting Championships 6 01999-04-30 April 30, 1999 1 0:00 United States Illinois, United States
Win 6-1 United States Shane Garrett Decision (Unanimous) HOOKnSHOOT - Horizon 01999-03-20 March 20, 1999 1 20:00 United States Indiana, United States
Win 5-1 United States Phil Stroffolino Submission (Strikes) HOOKnSHOOT - Eruption 01998-11-07 November 7, 1998 1 3:27 United States Indiana, United States
Win 4-1 United States Brian Boclair Submission (Armbar) HOOKnSHOOT - Quest 01998-08-14 August 14, 1998 1 1:35
Win 3-1 United States Chris Mounce Submission (Keylock) HOOKnSHOOT - N-Vision 01998-06-12 June 12, 1998 N/A
Win 2-1 United States Billy Johnson Submission (Armbar) HOOKnSHOOT - Elite 01997-09-20 September 20, 1997 1 5:08 United States Indiana, United States
Loss 1-1 United StatesMario Roberto Submission (Kneebar) HOOKnSHOOT - When Worlds Collide 01997-07-18 July 18, 1997 N/A
Win 1-0 United States Chris Malgieri Submission (Heel Hook) HOOKnSHOOT - When Worlds Collide 01997-07-18 July 18, 1997 N/A

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