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"Claudinha"

Claudia Gadelha

Former Fighter • 18-5-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 2
    Wins by Knockout
  • 7
    Wins by Submission
  • 8
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 42% 42%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
590
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1420
Grappling accuracy 43% 43%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
31
Takedowns Attempted
84
3.31
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.57
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
3.03
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.67
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
57
%
Sig. Str. Defense
59
%
Takedown Defense
0.08
Knockdown Ratio
14:50
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
465 (79%)
Clinch
62 (11%)
Ground
63 (11%)

Sig. Str. by target

83% 490 Head 13% 75 Body 4% 25 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
2 (12%)
DEC
8 (47%)
SUB
7 (41%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Gadelha vs Xiaonan

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Gadelha vs Hill

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Split

Biography

Status
Retired
Hometown
Mossoro, Brazil
Trains at
Nova Uniao - Rio de Janeiro
Fighting style
Jiu-Jitsu
Age
33
Height
64.00
Weight
115.50
Octagon Debut
Jul. 16, 2014
Reach
63.50
Leg reach
32.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I fell in love with jiu-jitsu when I was very young

What ranks and titles have you held? Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Andre Pederneiras, TUF 23 coach

Do you have any heroes? My Father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream coming true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes. I went to Law School

What was your job before you started fighting? I started fighting very young and this helped me to pay for college.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? BJJ 3x World Champion at Brown belt
Favorite grappling technique:  Rear Naked Choke
Favorite Striking technique: Uppercut