Wilson
Gouveia
12-7-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 2 Fight of the Night / 1 Knockout of the Night
  1 Submission of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 12-7-0
Summary: BJJ Black Belt, Heavy Hands, Likes to Strike

Fighter Info

From: Fortaleza Brazil
Age: 36
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
503
40% Successful
201
Types of Successful Strikes
0
201
74% Standing
19%
148
15
38
Striking Defense
57
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
6
67% Successful
4
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
10
8
0
Takedown Defense
58
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Wilson Gouveia
Dec 12, 2009
21
29
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Wilson Gouveia
UFC 95: Sanchez vs Stevenson
Feb 21, 2009
67
16
2
0
1
1
1
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Wilson Gouveia
Dec 13, 2008
18
6
0
1
0
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Wilson Gouveia
Sep 17, 2008
8
30
1
2
2
0
1
1
R2 Submission Submission of the Night
Loss
Wilson Gouveia
May 24, 2008
33
33
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Wilson Gouveia
Jan 19, 2008
5
27
0
1
4
0
0
2
R2 KO/TKO Knockout of the Night
Win
Wilson Gouveia
May 26, 2007
18
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
R1 Submission
Win
Wilson Gouveia
Seth Petruzelli
Apr 5, 2007
17
8
1
1
1
0
1
0
R2 Submission
Win
Wilson Gouveia
Aug 26, 2006
9
10
1
0
1
0
2
0
R1 Submission

Biography

Training: Training my striking a lot, wrestling, MMA and jiu-jitsu

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting in 2001. I was training a lot of Jiu-Jitsu at the time and I just naturally progressed into the world of MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held?
I’m a Black Belt in BJJ.

Do you have any heroes?
I respect everyone, but I don’t have any heroes.

What is your favorite technique?
The one that ends the fight!

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
Some people look to fight in Japan, but for me I have always looked to fight in the UFC as a dream of mine. It is a tremendous opportunity for me.

What was your job before you started fighting?
Valet at a golf resort
 

Career

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