Rafael Natal

Rafael Natal

Rafael Natal

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Rafael Natal “Sapo”

Organisation – UFC

Former UFC Middleweight Fighter

Birthdate:December 25, 1982
Birthplace:Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Height:6 ft 0 in
Weight Class:Middleweight
Weight:185 lb
Reach:76 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(21)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
4 8 9 0

LOSSES(9)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
6 0 3 0
Status Retired
Hometown Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Team/Gym Renzo Gracie Academy- Houston, Texas
Age 35
Octagon Debut Sep. 15, 2010
Arm Reach 76 in
Leg Reach 43 in
Last Fight Jul 22, 2017
Next Fight NA

Fights

LOSS Rafael Natal UFC on Fox: Weidman vs. Gastelum KO (punches)
Eryk Anders Jul 22, 2017 R1 – 2:54
LOSS Rafael Natal #14 UFC 205 KO (punches)
Tim Boetsch Nov 12, 2016 R1 – 3:22
LOSS Rafael Natal #13 UFC 197 Decision (unanimous)
Robert Whittaker #7 Apr 23, 2016 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal #15 UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Bader TKO (punches)
Kevin Casey Jan 30, 2016 R3 – 3:37
WIN Rafael Natal UFC 187 Decision (split)
Uriah Hall May 23, 2015 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal UFC 183 Decision (unanimous)
Tom Watson Jan 31, 2015 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Mousasi Decision (split)
Chris Camozzi Sep 5, 2014 R3 – 5:00
LOSS Rafael Natal UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva Decision (unanimous)
Ed Herman May 10, 2014 R3 – 5:00
LOSS Rafael Natal UFC: Fight for the Troops 3 KO (punch)
Tim Kennedy Nov 6, 2013 R1 – 4:40
WIN Rafael Natal UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader Decision (unanimous)
Tor Troéng Sep 4, 2013 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold Decision (unanimous)
João Zeferino May 18, 2013 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Dodson Submission (arm-triangle choke)
Sean Spencer Jan 26, 2013 R3 – 2:13
LOSS Rafael Natal UFC on Fuel TV: Munoz vs. Weidman KO (head kick)
Andrew Craig Jul 11, 2012 R2 – 4:52
WIN Rafael Natal UFC 143 Decision (unanimous)
Michael Kuiper Feb 4, 2012 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal UFC 133 Decision (unanimous)
Paul Bradley Aug 6, 2011 R3 – 5:00
DRAW Rafael Natal UFC 124 Draw (majority)
Jesse Bongfeldt Dec 11, 2010 R3 – 5:00
LOSS Rafael Natal UFC Fight Night: Marquardt vs. Palhares Decision (unanimous)
Rich Attonito Sep 15, 2010 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal Moosin: God of Martial Arts KO (punches)
Travis Lutter May 21, 2010 R1 – 4:12
WIN Rafael Natal Ring of Combat 26 Submission (rear-naked choke)
Allan Weickert Sep 11, 2009 R1 – 2:53
LOSS Rafael Natal Ring of Combat 25 TKO (doctor stoppage)
Victor O’Donnell Jun 12, 2009 R1 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal Ring of Combat 24 Submission (rear-naked choke)
Plinio Cruz Apr 17, 2009 R2 – 3:13
WIN Rafael Natal Ring of Combat 23 KO (punch)
Alexandre Moreno Feb 20, 2009 R1 – 3:59
WIN Rafael Natal SWC 2: Battleground Submission (rear-naked choke)
Jon Kirk Nov 28, 2008 R1 – 3:19
LOSS Rafael Natal Fury FC 6: High Voltage KO (head kick)
Eduardo Telles Jul 12, 2008 R2 – 2:18
WIN Rafael Natal Mo Team League 1 Decision (unanimous)
Silmar Rodrigo Aug 11, 2007 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal XFC Brazil Submission (armbar)
Nailson Bahia Apr 29, 2007 R1 – 1:24
WIN Rafael Natal XFC Brazil Decision
Gerson Silva Apr 29, 2007 R3 – 5:00
WIN Rafael Natal Gold Fighters Championship 1 TKO (punches)
Danillo Villefort May 20, 2006 R1 – N/A
WIN Rafael Natal Wild Fight 1 Submission (guillotine choke)
Carlos Eduardo dos Santos Oct 1, 2005 R2 – 2:46
WIN Rafael Natal Champions Night 12 Submission (rear-naked choke)
Emerson Avila May 6, 2005 R1 – 1:58
WIN Rafael Natal Champions Night 12 Submission (keylock)
Walter Luis May 6, 2005 R2 – 0:55
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