Height: 5'10" (178cm)
Weight: 170 lbs
Josh Burkman (born April 10, 1980 in Salt Lake City, Utah) is an American mixed martial artist who is best known for his participation in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Before becoming a mixed martial artist, Burkman was an amateur wrestler. During his senior year of high school he finished second in his weight class at the state championship. Burkman also played college football before taking on fighting full time. Burkman was a contestant on the The Ultimate Fighter 2, which aired on Spike TV. Burkman has fought as a welterweight in the UFC up until November 2008 when his contract expired and was not renewed.
In his most recent bout, Burkman was defeated by Pete Sell by unanimous decision at UFC 90.
Burkman's contract with the UFC was not renewed when it expired in November 2008.