Rafael
dos Anjos
22-7-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 22-7-0
Summary: Jiu-Jitsu

Fighter Info

From: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Fights Out Of: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 29
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1319
37% Successful
487
Types of Successful Strikes
0
487
66% Standing
17%
17%
321
82
84
Striking Defense
69
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
75
37% Successful
28
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
12
24
1
Takedown Defense
65
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Rafael dos Anjos Dec 13, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Nate Diaz -- -- -- --
Win
Benson Henderson Aug 23, 2014
10 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Rafael dos Anjos 18 0 0 0
Win
Rafael dos Anjos Jun 7, 2014
36 2 3 2 R2 KO/TKO
Jason High 24 3 0 0
Loss
Rafael dos Anjos Apr 19, 2014
20 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Khabib Nurmagomedov 36 6 0 6
Win
Donald Cerrone Aug 28, 2013
40 1 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Rafael dos Anjos 39 2 0 0
Win
Rafael dos Anjos May 18, 2013
66 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Evan Dunham 68 3 0 0
Win
Mark Bocek Nov 17, 2012
19 0 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Rafael dos Anjos 54 4 0 2
Win
Rafael dos Anjos Jul 11, 2012
51 6 0 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Anthony Njokuani 32 0 0 0
Win
Rafael dos Anjos May 15, 2012
5 0 1 1 R1 Submission
Kamal Shalorus 2 0 0 0
Loss
Gleison Tibau Nov 19, 2011
56 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Rafael dos Anjos 25 0 0 0
Win
George Sotiropoulos Jul 2, 2011
2 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Rafael dos Anjos 2 0 0 0
Loss
Clay Guida Aug 7, 2010
19 2 0 3 R3 Submission
Rafael dos Anjos 17 1 0 0
Win
Terry Etim Apr 10, 2010
7 0 1 0 R2 Submission
Rafael dos Anjos 25 2 1 5
Win
Rafael dos Anjos Jan 11, 2010
42 5 2 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Kyle Bradley 21 0 0 0
Win
Rafael dos Anjos Sep 19, 2009
52 2 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Rob Emerson 27 0 0 0
Loss
Tyson Griffin Apr 1, 2009
69 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Rafael dos Anjos 26 0 3 0
Loss
Jeremy Stephens Nov 15, 2008
22 0 0 0 R3 KO/TKO
Rafael dos Anjos 9 4 2 3

Biography

TRAINING: I’ve been training hard for seven months and I'm hungry to fight again. I've been training twice a day for the past seven months, so I can't wait.

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.

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

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
•    Has won seven of his last eight

•    Eight wins by submission, four by knockout – KO of Sotiropoulos was his first KO win since 2005 and first KO due to strikes (first was a TKO due to cuts)

•    Has competed in the Pancrase and Shooto organizations

•    Submitted PRIDE veteran Johil de Oliveira

Career

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