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Fighter Summary

87

Paulo Costa

Light Heavyweight #16

Record: 5-2

Active: 5 years, 2 months

Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 87
B+
16
Power 90
B+
13
Offensive 91
A-
11
Defensive 92
A-
10
Records
Overall 5-2 (71.4%)
Versus Top 10 0-2 (0%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 3-2 (60%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 2-0 (100%)
Last 5 Fights 3-2 (60%)
Superlatives
Best Win Middleweight #18 Uriah Hall (10-8)
2018-07-07 UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
Worst Loss Light Heavyweight #3 Marvin Vettori (8-3)
2021-10-23 UFC Fight Night: Costa vs. Vettori
Round 5 U-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 4 (57.1%)
KOs 4 (57.1%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 1 (14.3%)
Opponent Record 53-32
Average Opponent Rank 7.3
Long Streak W 5 (08/17/2019)
Current Streak L 2

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2021-10-23
Marvin Vettori (8-3)
Light Heavyweight #3
Round 5 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Costa vs. Vettori
L
2020-09-26
Israel Adesanya (11-1)
Middleweight #1
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 (10-8)
Middleweight #18
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