Diego Ferreira

Diego Ferreira

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Diego Ferreira

#9 UFC Lightweight Contender

Birthdate:January 18, 1985
Birthplace:Careiro da Várzea, Amazonas, Brazil
Height:5 ft 9 in
Weight Class:Lightweight
Weight:156 lb
Reach:74 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(17)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
3 7 7 0

LOSSES(2)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
1 0 1 0
Status Active
Hometown Terra Nova, Brazil
Team/Gym Team Ferreira Bjj- Pharr, Tx
Age 35
Octagon Debut Jun. 28, 2014
Arm Reach 40.5 in
Leg Reach 41 in
Last Fight Jan 18, 2020
Next Fight NA

Fights

WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC 246
Jan 18, 2020
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:46
WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC 242
Sep 7, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Santos
Feb 23, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Kyle Nelson
UFC 231
Dec 8, 2018
TKO (punches)
R2 – 1:23
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Jared Gordon
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Medeiros
Feb 18, 2018
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:58
WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Bader
Jan 30, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Ferreira
UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas
Apr 4, 2015
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:45
LOSS
Diego Ferreira
UFC 179
Oct 25, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Ramsey Nijem
UFC 177
Aug 30, 2014
TKO (punches)
R2 – 1:53
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Colton Smith
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens
Jun 28, 2014
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 0:38
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Jorge Patino
Legacy FC 25
Nov 15, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Chris Feist
Legacy FC 24
Oct 11, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Carlo Prater
Legacy FC 20
May 31, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Danny Salinas
STFC 24: Bad Blood
Feb 22, 2013
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:41
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Jorge Cortez
STFC 23: Ferreira vs. Cortez
Dec 7, 2012
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 0:43
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Travonne Hobbs
UWF: Tournament of Warriors Finale
Jun 30, 2012
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R2 – 1:57
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Hector Muñoz
UWF: Tournament of Warriors Round 1
May 4, 2012
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 3:38
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Clint Roberts
UWF 1: Huerta vs. War Machine
Nov 26, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 0:39
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Joseph Daily
STFC 15
Apr 15, 2011
Decision (split)
R3 – 3:00
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