Ryan "Superman" Spann


Stance: Orthodox
Division: Light Heavyweight
Height: 6' 5"
Reach: 79"
Leg reach: 45.50
Weight: 205 lbs.
Team: Fortis MMA
Nationality: American
Age: 31


Recent win streak: 8
Wins by KO: 5
Wins by submission: 11
Wins by decision: 3



Significant Strikes Attempted: 402
Significant Strikes Landed: 180


Takedowns Attempted: 16


Ryan Spann is one of the most exciting up-and-coming stars in mixed martial arts today. Born on November 8th, 1999, in Houston, Texas, he began his journey into MMA at just 19 years old. After an impressive amateur career, where he compiled an impressive 9-1 record with eight finishes, Ryan made his pro debut in early 2020.


Since then, Ryan has quickly established himself as a legitimate contender within the promotion. With his explosive striking and dangerous submission skills, Ryan has racked up an impressive 6-1 record as a professional fighter with four finishes inside the cage. In 2021 alone he has already won two fights and looks set to make a big push for the top of the division.


As well as being one of the brightest talents currently competing in MMA, Ryan is also very popular among fans due to his friendly and engaging personality outside of the cage. He regularly interacts with fans on social media and can often be seen attending various events throughout Texas to meet members of the MMA community.


Despite only having seven professional fights so far in his young mixed martial arts career, Ryan Spann is already making waves within the sport and many are predicting great things from him in years to come. His combination of talent and charisma have made him one of MMA’s biggest rising stars – making him a fan favorite for sure!

Fight History

Anthony Smith
Ryan Spann: Defeated
by Split Decision in Round 3
Sat. Aug 26, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Holloway vs. The Korean Zombie
Nikita Krylov
Ryan Spann: Defeated
by Submission in Round 1 @ 3:38
Sat. Mar 11, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Yan vs. Dvalishvili
Nikita Krylov
Awaiting Outcome
Sat. Feb 25, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Krylov vs. Spann
Dominick Reyes
Ryan Spann: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1 @ 1:20
Sat. Nov 12, 2022
UFC 281: Adesanya vs. Pereira
Ion Cutelaba
Ryan Spann: Winner
by Submission in Round 1 @ 2:22
Sat. May 14, 2022
UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Rakic
Anthony Smith
Ryan Spann: Defeated
by Submission in Round 1 @ 3:47
Sat. Sep 18, 2021
UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Spann
Misha Cirkunov
Ryan Spann: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Mar 13, 2021
UFC Fight Night: Edwards vs. Muhammad
Johnny Walker
Ryan Spann: Defeated
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Sep 19, 2020
UFC Fight Night: Covington vs. Woodley
Sam Alvey
Ryan Spann: Winner
by Decision in Round 3
Sat. May 09, 2020
UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje
Devin Clark
Ryan Spann: Winner
by Submission in Round 2
Sat. Oct 12, 2019
UFC FN: Joanna vs. Waterson

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