Dean Lister is a Brazilian jiu jitsu specialist and mixed martial arts fighter. He was recently cut from the UFC by his own request to become a free agent after a loss to Yushin Okami. He has since lost to Thales Leites in the MFC.
He next faced Kyle Seals in the Dominican Republic, losing via second-round technical knockout.
- Jeremy Horn vs. Dean Lister 1 - The fight was fo the King of the Cage light-heavyweight title with Jeremy Horn defending.
- Ricardo Arona vs. Dean Lister - The fight was in the opening round of the Pride 2005 middleweight grand prix.
- Dean Lister vs. Yuki Sasaki - The fight was Dean Lister's middleweight debut in the UFC.
- Nate Marquardt vs. Dean Lister - The two had met before in Abu Dhabi submission grappling competition. Lister had submitted Nate Marquardt.
- Jeremy Horn vs. Dean Lister 2
- Yushin Okami vs. Dean Lister - After the fight, Lister asked personally that his UFC contract be terminated and he was voluntarily cut from the promotion's roster.
- Thales Leites vs. Dean Lister - The fight was Lister's MFC debut, and that of Thales Leites as well.