Paulo Costa
Paulo
Costa
12-0-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #7 Middleweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 2 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 0 fights.
Record: 12-0-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Eraser
From: Belo Horizonte, MG Brazil
Fights Out Of: Contagem, MG Brazil
Age: 27
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 72"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
318
59% Successful
189
Types of Successful Strikes
0
189
75% Standing
14%
11%
142
26
21
Striking Defense
51
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
82
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Paulo Costa
Jul 7, 2018
58
75
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Johny Hendricks
Paulo Costa
Nov 4, 2017
27
49
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Paulo Costa
Jun 3, 2017
43
33
0
2
0
0
0
1
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Paulo Costa
Mar 11, 2017
6
22
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night

Biography

TRAINING: It's intense and being performed in RJ, at the Team Nogueira gym, but with my team.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started in 2012, because I'm fascinated by fighting.

What ranks and titles have you held? Mineiro Champion of Jiu-Jitsu 

Middleweight Champion (MMA) - Face to Face Event

Middleweight Champion (MMA) - Jungle Fight Event

Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means I’m starting my UFC career to be the best fighter of all time.

What was your job before you started fighting? Realtor

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle

Favorite Striking technique: Hook

 


• Team Wanderlei on TUF Brazil 3

• Pro since 2012

• 11 wins by KO, one by submission (RNC)

• Has finished all wins, nine in the first round

• Origin of Borrachinha – “It means ‘little rubber.’ This nickname was given to me because my older brother was called the rubber man.”

Career

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