23 Facts About Andy Ogle


Andrew Richard Ogle was born on 16 February 1989 and is a retired English mixed martial artist, who formerly competed in the Featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.


Andy Ogle was a competitor on FX's The Ultimate Fighter: Live.


Andy Ogle was raised in Tynemouth, North Tyneside, and attended Marden High School where he competed in football and trained mixed martial arts.


At the age of 16, Andy Ogle worked as an instructor for his gym, teaching the younger children MMA.


Andy Ogle graduated from Sunderland in 2011 with a degree in sports science.


Andy Ogle dominated the fight for three rounds, and was awarded the unanimous decision victory.


Only a month later, in his second fight, Andy Ogle lost to Bobby McVittie via submission after getting caught in a triangle choke in the first round.


Andy Ogle bounced back from the loss with three straight submission wins, all coming via rear-naked choke, and two of the submission wins coming in the first round.


In February 2012, it was revealed that Andy Ogle was selected to be a participant on The Ultimate Fighter: Live.


Andy Ogle defeated Brendan Weafer via unanimous decision to move into the Ultimate Fighter house, and become an official cast member.


Andy Ogle was selected seventh by Urijah Faber to become a part of Team Faber.


Andy Ogle earned the upset victory after submitting Rio with a rear-naked choke in the second round.


Andy Ogle lost the fight via TKO in the closing moments of the first round, eliminating him from the competition.


Andy Ogle was linked to a bout at The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale on 1 June 2012.


However, due to being medically suspended after his KO loss to Al Iaquinta in quarter-finals of the show, Andy Ogle was not able to compete on the card.


Andy Ogle lost in his UFC debut to Akira Corassani via split decision on 29 September 2012 at UFC on Fuel TV 5.


Andy Ogle was expected to face Conor McGregor on 17 August 2013 at UFC Fight Night 26 However, Andy Ogle pulled out of the bout due an injury and was replaced by Max Holloway.


Andy Ogle faced Cole Miller on 26 October 2013 at UFC Fight Night 30.


Andy Ogle faced Charles Oliveira on 15 February 2014 at UFC Fight Night 36.


Andy Ogle lost the fight via triangle choke submission in the third round.


Andy Ogle faced Maximo Blanco on 31 May 2014 at UFC Fight Night 41.


Andy Ogle next faced UFC newcomer Makwan Amirkhani on 24 January 2015 at UFC on Fox 14.


Andy Ogle lost the fight via TKO only 8 seconds into the first round, and was released from the promotion shortly after the fight.