Matheus Nicolau

Matheus Nicolau

Matheus Nicolau#8

  • 17 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

  • Age
    29
  • Height
    66 in 168 cm
  • Last Weigh-In
    125.5 lbs 57 kg
  • Reach
    66 in 168 cm
  • Leg reach
    38 in 97 cm
  • Brazil
  • Flyweight Division
  • Style
    BJJ
  • Born
    Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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Manel Kape

Manel
Kape

Michel Pereira Lima

Michel
Pereira Lima

Next Bout

UFC Fight Night

26.03.22, Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH, USA

David Dvorak
  • Bouts23

  • Wins20

  • Losses3

  • Draws0

David Dvorak
Matheus Nicolau
  • Bouts20

  • Wins17

  • Losses2

  • Draws1

Matheus Nicolau

Statistics

Wins

  • KO/TKO

    4 (24%)

  • DEC

    8 (47%)

  • SUB

    5 (29%)

Loss

  • KO/TKO

    2 (100%)

  • DEC

    0

  • SUB

    0

  • 10:1741

    Avg fight time

    44

    First round finishes

  • 12:4612

    Average fight time in the UFC

    55

    UFC Bouts for calculating statistics

  • 0.600.60

    Submission attempts per 15 min

    1.201.20

    Takedowns per bout

  • 66

    Takedowns Landed

    1515

    Takedown Attempted

  • 40%40

    Successful takedown

    65%65

    Takedown Defense

  • 3.983.98

    Sig. strikes landed (per min)

    3.443.44

    Sig. strikes absorbed (per min)

  • 254254

    Sig. strikes landed

    484484

    Sig. strikes attempted

  • 52%52

    Accented punches accuracy

    55%55

    Sig. strikes defense

  • 371371

    Punches dealt

    618618

    Punches thrown

  • 60%60

    Striking Accuracy

    0.6060

    Knockdowns avg per fight

Bout statistics by promotion

Promotion Bout
UFC 6
BC 2
BCF 1
BF 4
FFC 1
LFC 2
SB 3
TUF 3
Not defined 1

Sig. strikes by position

  • Standing

    234 (92%)

  • Clinch

    2 (1%)

  • Ground

    18 (7%)

Head

117

46%

Body

104

41%

Legs

33

13%

PRO Results

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Tim Elliott

    09.10.2021 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    16 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    17 - 11 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      125.5 lbs (56.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      -190 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Matheus Nicolau
    • Total Strikes

      128

    • Sig. Strikes

      64

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Manel Kape

    13.03.2021 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    15 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    15 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      125.5 lbs (56.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      +100 Near Even

    Statistics Matheus Nicolau
    • Total Strikes

      76

    • Sig. Strikes

      55

    • Takedowns

      2

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Nicolau VS Tagir Ulanbekov

    13.03.2021 • UFC Fight Night • Status: cancelled

    15 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

  • Nicolau VS Tagir Ulanbekov

    23.01.2021 • UFC 257 • Status: cancelled

    15 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 257

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

  • Nicolau VS Jose Torres

    28.03.2020 • Brave CF 35 (Cancelled) • Status: cancelled

    15 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    9 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Brave CF 35 (Cancelled)

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Felipe Efrain

    30.08.2019 • Brave CF 25

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    14 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    13 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Brave CF 25

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Alan Gabriel

    24.05.2019 • Future FC 5

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.18

    Method
    Submission

    13 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    10 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Future FC 5

    • Win

      D'Arce Choke

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Nicolau VS Alan Gomes

    24.05.2019 • Future FC 5 • Status: cancelled

    13 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    11 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Future FC 5

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Nicolau VS Wagner Lima

    24.05.2019 • Future FC 5 • Status: cancelled

    13 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    12 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Future FC 5

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Dustin Ortiz

    28.07.2018 • UFC on FOX 30

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.49

    Method
    KO/TKO

    13 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    18 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 30

    • Win

      Head Kick & Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      126.0 lbs (57.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -190 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Matheus Nicolau
    • Total Strikes

      7

    • Sig. Strikes

      7

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Louis Smolka

    30.12.2017 • UFC 219

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    12 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    11 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 219

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      125.5 lbs (56.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      -225 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Matheus Nicolau
    • Total Strikes

      107

    • Sig. Strikes

      87

    • Takedowns

      3

    • Knockdowns

      3

    • Submission

      2

    • Rev.

      0

  • Nicolau VS Ulka Sasaki

    19.11.2016 • UFC Fight Night 100 • Status: cancelled

    12 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    19 - 3 - 2

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 100

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS John Moraga

    08.07.2016 • The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    11 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    16 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      125.5 lbs (56.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      +120 Near Even

    Statistics Matheus Nicolau
    • Total Strikes

      53

    • Sig. Strikes

      41

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Bruno Korea

    07.11.2015 • UFC Fight Night 77

    Round
    3

    Time
    13.27

    Method
    Submission

    10 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 77

    • Win

      Japanese Necktie

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -200 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Dileno Lopes

    06.03.2015 • The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 4 • Exhibition Bout

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    • Event

      The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 4

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Reginaldo Vieira

    09.02.2015 • The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 4 • Exhibition Bout

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    • Event

      The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 4

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Mateus Vasco

    02.02.2015 • The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 4 • Exhibition Bout

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.46

    Method
    Submission

    • Event

      The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 4

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      5-5 two rounds

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      133.5 lbs (60.6 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Derinaldo Guerra

    24.08.2014 • Shooto Brasil 49

    Round
    2

    Time
    9.35

    Method
    KO/TKO

    9 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    18 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Shooto Brasil 49

    • Win

      Punch to the Body

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      125 lbs (56.7 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Pedro Arruda

    06.06.2014 • Brasil Fight 8

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.17

    Method
    KO/TKO

    8 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    6 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Brasil Fight 8

    • Win

      Punch

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      126 lbs (57.0 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Vanderlei Leite

    20.12.2013 • Shooto Brasil 45

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    7 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    3 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Shooto Brasil 45

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      126 lbs (57.0 kg)

  • Nicolau VS Yasuhiro Urushitani

    20.10.2013 • Tribe Tokyo Fight • Status: cancelled

    7 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    20 - 6 - 5

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Tribe Tokyo Fight

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      57 kg (125.0 lbs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Denison Silva

    09.12.2012 • Bitetti Combat 13

    Round
    2

    Time
    10.00

    Method
    Decision

    6 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    2 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bitetti Combat 13

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      5-5 two rounds

    • Division

      126 lbs (57.0 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Pedro Nobre

    09.12.2012 • Bitetti Combat 13

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.11

    Method
    KO/TKO

    7 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    13 - 1 - 2

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bitetti Combat 13

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      126 lbs (57.0 kg)

  • Nicolau VS Janailson Kevin

    09.12.2012 • Bitetti Combat 13 • Status: cancelled

    6 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    30 - 14 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bitetti Combat 13

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      5-5 two rounds

    • Division

      126 lbs (57.0 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Larry Vargas

    21.09.2012

    Round
    3

    Method
    KO/TKO

    5 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    5 - 4 - 1

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Gilberto Dias

    29.06.2012

    Round
    3

    Method
    Decision

    4 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    7 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Michael Daboville

    10.03.2012

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    3 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    4 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Damien Pighiera

    15.10.2011

    Round
    2

    Method
    Submission

    2 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Larry Vargas

    03.09.2011

    Round
    3

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Fernando Silva

    08.04.2011

    Round
    2

    Method
    KO/TKO

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Nicolau VS Pedro Chalita

    07.08.2010

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

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