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Bantamweight Division

Active

"Striker"

Victor Hugo

Bantamweight Division

25-4-0 (W-L-D)

7

Wins by Knockout

10

Wins by Submission

12

First Round Finishes

Victor Hugo

athlete record

Info

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

Status
Active
Place of Birth
Goiânia, Brazil
Fighting style
Striker
Age
31
Height
67.00
Weight
151.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 4, 2023
Reach
71.50
Leg reach
39.50
  • Pro since 2011

     
  • Seven wins by KO, 10 by submission (3 RNC, 3 armbar, arm triangle, 2 heel hook, kneebar)

     
  • 12 first-round finishes

     
  • On 14-fight winning streak

     
  • Origin of nickname: “Because my main skill is striking and when I hit someone, they fall.”

UFC Fight Night (4/6/24) Hugo won a three round unanimous decision over Pedro Falcao 

 

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 7

Episode nine (10/3/23) Hugo submitted Eduardo Torres Caut via kneebar at 2:16 of the second round

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training at five years old because my father was a professional kickboxer and started to teach me. It’s a part of me. I was born like this.

What ranks and titles have you held? Bantamweight

# 6th ranked of 1169 active Brazil Pro Featherweights

# 5th ranked of 826 active Brazil Pro Welterweight

Do you have any heroes? My father, a friend who passed away, and myself

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? That is the dream of my life. I’ve been fighting 25 years to get this; what more can I say?

What was your job before you started fighting? Bouncer

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? MMA amateur record 3-1

Favorite grappling technique: Gogoplata, heel hook

Favorite Striking technique: Spinning s**t