Fighter Summary

75

Paulo Costa

Middleweight #48

Record: 6-4

Active: 7 years, 3 months

Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 75
C
48
Power 86
B
26
Offensive 89
B+
20
Defensive 81
B-
36
Records
Overall 6-4 (60%)
Versus Top 10 0-2 (0%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 4-4 (50%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 2-0 (100%)
Last 5 Fights 1-4 (20%)
Superlatives
Best Win Middleweight #39 Uriah Hall (10-9)
2018-07-07 UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
Worst Loss Light Heavyweight #22 Marvin Vettori (9-5)
2021-10-23 UFC Fight Night: Costa vs. Vettori
Round 5 U-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 4 (40%)
KOs 4 (40%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 2 (20%)
Opponent Record 94-52
Average Opponent Rank 24.2
Long Streak W 5 (08/17/2019)
Current Streak L 2

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2024-06-01
Sean Strickland (16-5)
Middleweight #5
Round 5 S-DEC
UFC 302: Makhachev vs. Poirier
L
2024-02-17
Robert Whittaker (16-5)
Middleweight #12
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 298: Volkanovski vs. Topuria
W
2022-08-20
Luke Rockhold (6-5)
Middleweight #60
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 278: Usman vs. Edwards
L
2021-10-23
Marvin Vettori (9-5)
Light Heavyweight #22
Round 5 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Costa vs. Vettori
L
2020-09-26
Israel Adesanya (13-3)
Middleweight #7
Round 2 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 253: Adesanya vs. Costa
W
2019-08-17
Yoel Romero (9-4)
Middleweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miocic 2
W
2018-07-07
Uriah Hall (10-9)
Middleweight #39
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier
W
2017-11-04
Johny Hendricks (13-8)
Middleweight
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre
W
2017-06-03
Oluwale Bamgbose (1-4)
Middleweight
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway
W
2017-03-11
Garreth McLellan (1-4)
Middleweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum