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"Maluko"
Markus Perez
Middleweight Division • 12-4-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 3
    Wins by Knockout
  • 6
    Wins by Submission
  • 3
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 49% 49%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
153
Sig. Strikes Attempted
314
Grappling accuracy 27% 27%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
3
Takedowns Attempted
15
2.75
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.96
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.08
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.08
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
52
%
Sig. Str. Defense
80
%
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
11:07
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
94 (61%)
Clinch
50 (33%)
Ground
9 (6%)

Sig. Str. by target

52% 79 Head 41% 62 Body 8% 12 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
3 (25%)
DEC
3 (25%)
SUB
6 (50%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Perez vs Du Plessis

    Round
    1
    Time
    03:24
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Perez vs Turman

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Perez vs Hernandez

    Round
    2
    Time
    01:08
    Method
    SUB

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
São Paulo, Brazil
Age
32
Height
73.00
Weight
186.00
Octagon Debut
Dec. 09, 2017
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
40.50
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training thanks to my brother Lucas, who took me to a jiu-jitsu class.

What ranks and titles have you held? Thunder Fight and LFA champion

Do you have any heroes? Christ and my father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A big step and a chance to fulfill my dream.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Computing Sciences, but did not graduate

What was your job before you started fighting? Programmer, computing teacher 
Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Jiu-jitsu brown belt and black prajiad in Muay Thai
Favorite grappling technique: Anaconda choke
Favorite Striking technique: Spinning elbow