Rafael
Dos Anjos
25-8-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #2 Lightweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 3 Performance of the Night / 1 Fight of the Night
1 Submission of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 20 fights.
Record: 25-8-0
Summary: Jiu-Jitsu

Fighter Info

From: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 31
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 38"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1694
41% Successful
692
Types of Successful Strikes
0
692
64% Standing
14%
22%
445
97
150
Striking Defense
68
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
88
44% Successful
39
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
12
34
1
Takedown Defense
66
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Rafael Dos Anjos
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson
Nov 5, 2016
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null null
Jul 7, 2016
12
45
0
1
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
null null
Dec 19, 2015
26
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
null null
Mar 14, 2015
54
90
0
9
0
0
0
5
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Performance of the Night
Win
null null
Dec 13, 2014
77
13
2
0
0
0
5
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Aug 23, 2014
10
18
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Rafael Dos Anjos
UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs Khabilov
Jun 7, 2014
36
24
2
3
3
0
2
0
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
null null
Apr 19, 2014
20
36
0
6
0
0
0
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Aug 28, 2013
40
39
1
2
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
May 18, 2013
66
68
0
3
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Nov 17, 2012
19
54
0
4
1
0
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Jul 11, 2012
51
32
6
0
0
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
May 15, 2012
5
2
0
0
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Loss
null null
Nov 19, 2011
56
25
2
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
null null
Jul 2, 2011
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
null null
Aug 7, 2010
19
17
2
1
0
0
3
0
R3 Submission
Win
Rafael Dos Anjos
UFC 112: Invincible
Apr 10, 2010
7
25
0
2
1
1
0
5
R2 Submission
Submission of the Night
Win
null null
Jan 11, 2010
42
21
5
0
2
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Sep 19, 2009
52
27
2
0
0
0
3
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
null null
Apr 1, 2009
69
26
1
0
0
3
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Fight of the Night
Loss
null null
Nov 15, 2008
22
9
0
4
0
2
0
3
R3 KO/TKO

Biography

Training: Two hours of jiu-jitsu in the morning, wrestling in the afternoon, and MMA to end the day.

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was a teenager, I watched some classes and videos and decided that was what I wanted to do

What ranks and titles have you held? Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion, Fury FC champion, BJJ black belt

Do you have any heroes?
None

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s the greatest opportunity, and I am very happy.

What was your job before you started fighting? I was a jiu-jitsu instructor

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion

Favorite grappling technique:
Arm lock

Favorite Striking technique: 
Low kicks
 

Career

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