Height: 6'1" (186cm)
Weight: 261 lbs
Camp: Xtreme Couture
Whitehead started wrestling at North Idaho JC, Southern Oregon University, and Missouri. He is a 3 time All American Wrestler and Abu Dhabi qualifier. In 2005 he participated in the The Ultimate Fighter 2 reality series on Spike TV.
He is 23-7 in his MMA career and previous to his last fight was on a 12 fight win streak, including five straight victories in the IFL. He has proven himself dangerous standing and striking, as well as with wrestling and submission grappling.
Recently he competed in the standup only fight organization Xtreme Fighting Association where he defeated Ethen Cox by unanimous decision. Whitehead fought at the first Affliction Clothing/Adrenaline MMA event Affliction: Banned and lost by unanimous decision to Renato Sobral.
Mike Whitehead (born June 29, 1981 in Medford, Oregon) is a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. He was recently fighting as a light heavyweight for the Tucson Scorpions of the International Fight League (IFL).