NameAlvin Robinson
NicknameKid
AssociationGrudge Training Center
Weight ClassLightweight / Featherweight
Height5′ 9″ (176 cm.)
StyleBrazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Birth DateJuly 16, 1982
Fighting Out OfDenver, Colorado, USA
NationalityAmerican

”’Alvin L. Robinson”’ is an American mixed martial artist who competes as a Lightweight and Featherweight. Robinson is a four time UFC veteran (1-3) and is a former Ring of Fire Lightweight Champion.

== Professional Record ==

Record12 – 7 – 0 (Win â€Â“ Loss â€Â“ Draw)
Wins0 (T)KOs
11 Submissions
1 Decisions
Losses1 (T)KOs
6 Submissions
0 Decisions
ResultOpponentMethodEvent TitleDateRoundTimeNotes
LossDaniel StrausSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)BFC Bellator Fighting Championships 7810/26/201224:51
WinAdam LorenzSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)AMMA 8: Unfinished Business9/16/201110:54Lightweight
LossCameron DollarSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)Fight to Win: Mortal Combat2/25/201114:59For Fight to Win Colorado Featherweight Championship (Vacant)
WinJesse HenleySubmission (Rear Naked Choke)Fight to Win and King of Champions: Worlds Collide7/24/201011:38
WinBrandon GirtzSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)CFX: Cage Fighting Xtreme5/15/201021:37
LossAnthony MorrisonSubmission (Punches)ROF 36: Demolition12/4/200911:09Featherweight
LossMark BocekSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)UFC 91 Couture vs Lesnar11/15/200833:16Released from UFC following loss
LossNate DiazSubmission (Triangle Choke)UFC Fight Night 12 Swick vs Burkman1/23/200813:39
WinJorge GurgelDecision (Unanimous)UFC 77 Hostile Territory10/20/200735:00
LossKenny FlorianSubmission (Punches)UFC 73 Stacked7/7/200714:30
WinOlly BradstreetSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)ROF 28: Evolution2/16/200711:47Defended Ring of Fire Lightweight Championship
WinRocky JohnsonSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)ROF 27: Collision Course12/9/200612:27Defended Ring of Fire Lightweight Championship
WinMarshall MartinSubmission (Arm Triangle Choke)FF 2: FightForce- Brutte Brawl 27/22/200613:54
LossFabio HolandaTKO (Punches)TKO 25: Confrontation5/5/200624:30
WinJames MartinezSubmission (Triangle Choke)ROF 23: Impact4/1/200611:14Defended Ring of Fire Lightweight Championship
WinLuke CaudilloSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)ROF 20: Elite12/10/200511:33Won Ring of Fire Lightweight Championship
WinAlonzo MartinezSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)ROF 19: Showdown9/10/200521:14
WinJosh ArochoSubmission (Triangle Choke)ROF 17: Unstoppable6/18/200510:35
WinEric PayneSubmission (Rear Naked Choke)ROF 15: Inferno2/12/200512:54

== Biography ==
=== Martial Arts Background ===
Robinson is a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under John Crouch. He also trains with John Crouch, a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Royce Gracie, in Glendale, Arizona.

=== Mixed Martial Arts Career ===
Robinson became the Ring of Fire Lightweight Champion by defeating Luke Caudillo by Rear Naked Choke in the first round on December 10, 2005.

Robinson made his UFC debut at UFC 73 against The Ultimate Fighter‘s Kenny Florian on July 7, 2007. Robinson was defeated in the first round. Florian tripped Robinson to the mat before moving to side-control. Florian then transitioned into mount before pounding away until Robinson tapped due to strikes.

Robinson defeated Jorge Gurgel at UFC 77 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Robinson was to return to action at Bellator 28 on September 9, 2010 to face off against Georgi Karakhanyan, as a replacement for Chas Skelly. Unfortunately for Robinson, he was injured during training and was replaced by Anthony Leone.

==Fighter Pages==

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Tapology: http://www.tapology.com/fightcenter/fighters/alvin-robinson-kid

Sherdog: http://www.sherdog.com/fighter/Alvin-Robinson-12212

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