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Bantamweight Division

Not Fighting

"Thominhas"

Thomas Almeida

Bantamweight Division

22-5-0 (W-L-D)

17

Wins by Knockout

4

Wins by Submission

1

First Round Finishes

Thomas Almeida

athlete record

Event Results

Info

Learn more about Thomas Almeida's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Not Fighting
Place of Birth
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Trains at
Chute Boxe - Sao Paulo
Fighting style
Muay Thai
Age
30
Height
67.00
Weight
136.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 09, 2014
Reach
70.00
Leg reach
38.50

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2011
     
  • 17 wins by KO, four by submission (2 armbar, guillotine, RNC)
     
  • Has finished all but one of his wins
     
  • 1-4 in last five bouts
     
  • Gorman fight was first time going the distance
     
  • 16 first round finishes
     
  • 15 of last 16 wins by KO

 

UFC History

UFC 260 (3/27/21) Almeida was knocked out by Sean O'Malley at 3:52 of the third round
UFC Fight Night (10/18/20) Almeida lost a three round unanimous decision to Jonathan Martinez
UFC 220 (1/20/18) Almeida was stopped by Rob Font via strikes at 2:24 of the second round
UFC on FOX (7/22/17) Almeida lost a three round unanimous decision to Jimmie Rivera
UFC Fight Night (11/19/16) Almeida stopped Albert Morales via strikes at 1:37 of the second round
UFC Fight Night (5/29/16) Almeida was knocked out by Cody Garbrandt at 2:53 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (11/7/15) Almeida knocked out Anthony Birchak at 4:24 of the first round
UFC 189 (7/11/15) Almeida knocked out Brad Pickett at :29 of the second round
UFC 186 (4/25/15) Almeida stopped Yves Jabouin via strikes at 4:18 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (11/8/14) Almeida won a three round unanimous decision over Tim Gorman

 

Q&A

TRAINING: I train Muay Thai and wrestling in the morning, and hard sparring at night.
When and why did you start training for fighting?  I started at Chute Boxe; I had several friends there.What ranks
and titles have you held?  
Legacy 135-pound champ
Do you have any heroes? My Family
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I have taken some classes
What was your job before you started fighting? I teach MMA
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Favorite grappling technique: Choke
Favorite striking technique: Liver punch