Hugo
Viana
8-2-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 8-2-0
Summary: Good boxing, evasive

Fighter Info

Nickname: Wolverine
From: Maua, Sao Paulo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Salvador, Bahia Brazil
Age: 31
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
448
40% Successful
177
Types of Successful Strikes
0
177
92% Standing
163
9
5
Striking Defense
66
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
0
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
78
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Hugo Viana Jul 16, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Aljamain Sterling -- -- -- --
Win
Junior Hernandez Jan 25, 2014
40 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Hugo Viana 79 0 0 0
Loss
TJ Dillashaw Apr 20, 2013
21 1 0 1 R1 KO/TKO
Hugo Viana 11 0 0 0
Win
Reuben Duran Dec 15, 2012
8 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Hugo Viana 22 0 0 0
Win
John Teixeira Jun 23, 2012
52 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Hugo Viana 65 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: I wake up early and go to the gym (Champion) to train boxing with Luiz Dorea. After that I have lunch and wait for the end of the afternoon to start my workout and physical exercises with my personal trainer. In the evening I have been training grappling techniques.

When and why did you start training to become a fighter?
It all began when I was 12 years old, and I identified with taekwondo. That was when I first noticed I could be really good in martial arts.

What ranks and titles have you held? Champion in a few divisions of the Sao Paulo taekwondo championship, five unbeaten MMA fights and 3rd place in Brazil’s TUF.

Do you have any heroes? Swami Vivekananda

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s a dream come true to be among the best fighters in the world.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I graduated in Physical Therapy, and my expertise is chiropractic, aesthetic, shiatsu, popagem and acupuncture.

What was your job before you started fighting? Physical Therapist

Favorite grappling technique: Wrestling

Favorite striking technique: Boxing
•    Team Vitor member on TUF Brazil

•    Fourth UFC fight at bantamweight (2-1)

•    Had 1-0 amateur record

•    Pro since 2010

•    Win over Duran was first that didn’t go the distance

Career

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