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Rodolfo Vieira

Middleweight Division • 7-1-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 1
    Wins by Knockout
  • 6
    Wins by Submission
  • 0
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 46% 46%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
18
Sig. Strikes Attempted
39
Grappling accuracy 43% 43%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
3
Takedowns Attempted
7
1.91
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.33
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
4.77
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.59
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
49
%
Sig. Str. Defense
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
09:26
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
5 (28%)
Clinch
1 (6%)
Ground
12 (67%)

Sig. Str. by target

89% 16 Head 6% 1 Body 6% 1 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
1 (14%)
DEC
0 (0%)
SUB
6 (86%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fighting style
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Age
31
Height
72.00
Weight
185.00
Octagon Debut
Aug. 10, 2019
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
39.50
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training BJJ in 2003 to lose weight and started training MMA as a personal challenge.

What ranks and titles have you held? I'm a 5x BJJ World Champion.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's the realization of a dream; I still can't believe it has happened.

What was your job before you started fighting? Being a BJJ fighter was my job before MMA.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 5x BJJ World Champion, 2x Pan Am Champion, 2x European Champion, among other titles.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? 7x Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship Champion, ADCC Champion

Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ black belt

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke and arm triangle choke

Favorite Striking technique: Jab and straight

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