Godofredo
Pepey
13-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 7 fights.
Record: 13-3-0
Summary: Ground game

Fighter Info

Nickname: Pepey
From: Fortaleza, Ceara Brazil
Fights Out Of: Fortaleza, Ceara Brazil
Age: 27
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
224
40% Successful
89
Types of Successful Strikes
0
89
66% Standing
24%
59
9
21
Striking Defense
45
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
11
9% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
4
4
3
Takedown Defense
46
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Mar 21, 2015
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Sep 13, 2014
8
7
0
1
2
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Mar 23, 2014
5
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Godofredo Pepey
Nov 9, 2013
3
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Godofredo Pepey
Jun 8, 2013
4
27
1
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Godofredo Pepey
Jan 19, 2013
36
17
0
5
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Split
Godofredo Pepey
Jun 23, 2012
32
36
0
0
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: In the morning, MMA for two hours, usually from 10am until 12pm.  Break of three hours between the morning and afternoon sessions for a meal and rest. From 4pm to 6pm Muay Thai (Tues and Thurs) and Jiu-Jitsu (Monday, Wednesday, Friday). Around 9pm, Physical Training, usually for one hour.

When and why did you start training to become a fighter? At age 14. I had an affinity for the sport.

What ranks and titles have you held? Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt, Jiu-jitsu: Brazilian champion, Pan American, Brazil Cup, 13-time champion of the Northeast, 15 times champion of Ceará.

Do you have any heroes? My brother

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The realization of a dream as a professional athlete.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I completed high school

What was your job before you started fighting? Safety inspector

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle

• Team Vitor member on TUF Brazil, was switched to Team Wanderlei late in the season
 
• Pro since 2003
 
• Eight wins by submission (triangle armbar, 4 armbar, guillotine, arm triangle, flying triangle), four by knockout
 
• Win over Lahat snapped two fight losing streak
 
• Origin of nickname Pepey: “It’s a childhood nickname. I have an older brother with the same name, Godofredo Castro. I needed a nickname different from my brother.”

Career

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