Godofredo
Pepey
13-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 7 fights.
Record: 13-3-0
Summary: Ground game

Fighter Info

Nickname: Pepey
From: Fortaleza, CE Brazil
Fights Out Of: Fortaleza, Ceara Brazil
Age: 28
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
224
40% Successful
89
Types of Successful Strikes
0
89
66% Standing
24%
59
9
21
Striking Defense
45
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
11
9% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
4
4
3
Takedown Defense
46
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Mar 21, 2015
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Sep 13, 2014
8
7
0
1
2
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Mar 23, 2014
5
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Godofredo Pepey
Nov 9, 2013
3
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Godofredo Pepey
Jun 8, 2013
4
27
1
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Jan 19, 2013
36
17
0
5
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Split
Godofredo Pepey
Jun 23, 2012
32
36
0
0
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

When and why did you start training and fighting?
At age 14, led by my brother. Practiced BJJ and then Muay thai 

How many bouts do you have? Any titles?
13 fights. Undefeated in Muay Thai. BJJ Pan American champion 

What were the best results of your fights? Have you ever fought a famous fighter?
Last win at HSBC Arena. Fought Kel Santos, William Couto, Jesse James (cachorro louco).

How is your diet during training?
I eat a lot of protein and salad

What's your favorite tecnique?
Brazilian Jiu-jitsu.

What does it mean to you, to fight in the UFC?
A dream come true, that I always had in life. I want to win the belt in my category.

Do you have a heroes? 
My brother Godofredo Claudio, BJJ black belt, because he led me to the sport. Rickson Gracie and Vitor Belfort, because both inspired me to fight.

What is your educational background?
Finished 8th Grade

What did you do before you started fighting?
I worked as a safety inspector.
• Team Vitor member on TUF Brazil, was switched to Team Wanderlei late in the season
 
• Pro since 2003
 
• Eight wins by submission (triangle armbar, 4 armbar, guillotine, arm triangle, flying triangle), four by knockout
 
• Win over Lahat snapped two fight losing streak
 
• Origin of nickname Pepey: “It’s a childhood nickname. I have an older brother with the same name, Godofredo Castro. I needed a nickname different from my brother.”

Career

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