"The Dirty Bird"


Stance: Orthodox
Division: Welterweight
Height: 6' 2"
Reach: 75"
Leg reach: 43.50
Weight: 170 lbs.
Team: Power MMA
Nationality: Wilburton, United States
Out of: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Age: 38


Recent win streak: 1
Wins by KO: 19
Wins by submission: 5
Wins by decision: 5



Significant Strikes Attempted: 2708
Significant Strikes Landed: 1301


Takedowns Attempted: 48
Takedowns Landed: 8


Tim Means is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He currently fights in the Welterweight division.

Means was born on August 9, 1984, in Lubbock, Texas. He began his combat sports career training under renowned coach Mike Winklejohn at Jackson-Wink MMA Academy when he first moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico.

In 2006 Means made his professional debut and quickly went on to become one of the most feared competitors in the sport. Through hard work and dedication he earned a reputation for himself as a no nonsense fighter with an excellent striking arsenal that enabled him to finish opponents both standing up or on the ground. His impressive record of 26 wins and 8 losses was enough to garner him a spot within UFC’s ranks beginning with his inaugural fight against Abel Trujillo at UFC Fight Night 34 in 2014 which he won by unanimous decision.

Since then Means has continued to grow as a fighter competing eleven times inside the octagon over seven years winning eight of those bouts including four by knockout or TKO and two by submission. Some of his notable performances include back-to-back victories over Belal Muhammad (unanimous decision), Alex Garcia (TKO) and Thiago Alves (split decision). Additionally he received three performance bonuses throughout this period for delivering exciting fights such as his bout versus Danny Roberts at UFC Fight Night 142 where both combatants were awarded ‘Fight of The Night’ honors due to their spirited exchanges over 15 minutes inside Adelaide Entertainment Centre Australia before ultimately being decided via split decision favoring Means thus earning him yet another bonus – ‘Performance Of The Night’ award..

Outside of competition Means is also active philanthropically having worked with organizations like Feeding America charity which during 2017/2018 gathered food donations totaling nearly $2 million dollars helping families across various US states who are struggling financially due poverty or other unfortunate circumstances providing them options for nutritious meals otherwise unavailable., Tim does not limit himself however when it comes giving back choosing instead be involved wherever possible contributing actively towards cause awarenness & raising financial support towards numerous noble causes ranging from military troops deployed overseas , police officers & firefighters affected wildfires among many others . In recognition for these efforts means has been featured several magazines & newspapers around United States as well featuring interviews television programs hosted different networks .

Ultimately Tim Means serves reminder that there more important things life than just wins lossses . Apart from being highly accomplished athlete ,he demonstrates daily how compassion kindness can create positive ripple effect positively impacting lives people around world while setting example us all should strive emulate each day .

Fight History

Andre Fialho
Tim Means: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 3 @ 1:15
Sat. Sep 23, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Fiziev vs. Gamrot
Alex Morono
Tim Means: Defeated
by Submission in Round 2 @ 2:09
Sat. May 13, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Almeida
Max Griffin
Tim Means: Defeated
by Split Decision in Round 3
Sat. Oct 29, 2022
UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen
Kevin Holland
Tim Means: Defeated
by Submission in Round 2 @ 1:28
Sat. Jun 18, 2022
UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Emmett
Nicolas Dalby
Tim Means: Winner
by Decision in Round 3
Sat. Jun 26, 2021
UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Volkov
Mike Perry
Tim Means: Winner
by Decision in Round 3
Sat. Nov 21, 2020
UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez
Laureano Staropoli
Tim Means: Winner
by Decision in Round 3
Sat. Aug 08, 2020
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Oleinik
Daniel Rodriguez
Tim Means: Defeated
by Submission in Round 2
Sat. Feb 15, 2020
UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Blachowicz
Thiago Alves
Tim Means: Winner
by Submission in Round 1
Sat. Dec 07, 2019
UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik


What Does Tim Mean On Sherdog?
On Sherdog, 'Tim' refers to Tim "The Dirty Bird" Means, a professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter.

What Does Tim Mean By "record"?
By "record", Tim is referring to the process of documenting or keeping track of the number of hours worked.

Who Won The Fight Between Tim Means And Andre Fialho?
Tim Means won the fight against Andre Fialho.

What Does Tim Mean In Tapology?
In Tapology, Tim refers to Tim Means, a professional MMA fighter known as "The Dirty Bird".

What Are The Differences Between Tim Means And Mike Perry?
Tim Means is recognized for his technical striking skills, piecing up opponents like Mike Perry who is known for his aggressive, heavy-handed fighting style.

What Was Tim's Last Fight?
Tim Tszyu's last fight was against Carlos Ocampo.

What Does Tim Mean In MMA?
'Tim' in MMA refers to Tim Means, a professional Mixed Martial Artist who competes in the UFC's Welterweight division.

What Is The Difference Between Tim Means And Bobby Green?
Tim Means is a welterweight fighter known for his striking and grappling, while Bobby Green competes in the lightweight division and is known for his boxing and wrestling skills.

Who Won The Fight Between Tim Means And Alex Morono?
Alex Morono won the fight against Tim Means at UFC on ABC 4 on May 13, 2023, via a guillotine choke submission in the second round.