Fabio
Maldonado
22-7-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #13 Light Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night / 1 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 10 fights.
Record: 22-7-0
Summary: Good cardio, granite chin, heavy hands, Jiu-Jitsu Brown Belt

Fighter Info

From: Sorocaba, Sao Paolo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Florianopolis Brazil
Age: 35
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1164
59% Successful
691
Types of Successful Strikes
0
691
68% Standing
25%
470
170
51
Striking Defense
53
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
7
57% Successful
4
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
5
5
1
Takedown Defense
63
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Fabio Maldonado
Nov 7, 2015
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Loss
Fabio Maldonado
Apr 25, 2015
99
67
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Fabio Maldonado
Oct 25, 2014
28
33
0
3
0
0
0
1
R2 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Loss
Fabio Maldonado
May 31, 2014
8
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Fabio Maldonado
Mar 23, 2014
132
33
0
3
0
0
0
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Fabio Maldonado
Oct 9, 2013
87
57
0
1
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Fabio Maldonado
May 18, 2013
100
29
1
2
0
0
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Fabio Maldonado
Oct 13, 2012
85
10
3
0
1
0
5
0
R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Loss
Fabio Maldonado
May 15, 2012
36
98
1
0
0
0
2
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Fabio Maldonado
Jun 4, 2011
78
95
2
5
2
0
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Fight of the Night
Win
Fabio Maldonado
Oct 16, 2010
49
89
0
0
0
2
0
4
R3 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Depending on the day, Physical Prep in the morning, and in the afternoon Boxing, wrestling, BJJ and MMA

When and why did you start training for fighting? I began fighting in MMA in 2000 and professional boxing in 2002. I enjoy the competition. For this fight, I started the training in my city (Sorocaba), and after signing the contract I began training in Florianopolis.

What ranks and titles have you held? Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Do you have any heroes? My father.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s the beginning of a dream.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No.

What was your job before you started fighting? I started work in my father’s company when I was 12 years old.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? I had 45 amateur boxing fights.

Favorite grappling technique: Armbar and guillotine.

Favorite Striking technique: Right hand.

•    12 wins by KO, 3 by submission

•    22-0 with 21 KOs as a pro boxer (10 first round KOs)

Career

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