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Peso gallo Division

Activo

Saimon Oliveira

Peso gallo Division

18-5-0 (W-L-D)

5

Wins by Knockout

11

Wins by Submission

10

First Round Finishes

Saimon Oliveira

athlete record

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Learn more about Saimon Oliveira's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Activo
Hometown
Cocal do Sul, Brasil
Fighting style
Striker
Age
32
Height
64.00
Weight
136.00
Octagon Debut
Jan. 22, 2022
Reach
72.00
Leg reach
38.00
  • Pro since 2013
     
  • Five wins by KO, 11 by submission (2 RNC, triangle, 7 guillotine, arm triangle)
     
  • 10 first-round finishes
     
  • Has won 10 of his last 13 and five of his last seven
     
  • Has finished 15 of his last 16 wins
     
  • Six of last seven wins have ended in the first round

UFC 283 (1/21/23) Oliveira was stopped by Daniel Marcos via strikes at 2:18 of the first round 

UFC 270 (1/22/22) Oliveira lost a three round unanimous decision to Tony Gravely

 

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 5
Episode two
(9/7/21) Oliveira won a three-round split decision over Jose Alday

When and why did you start training for fighting? At the age of 14, because I wanted to be a bad ass.

What titles have you held? Aspera FC champion

Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ

What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything. That’s what I have been dreaming about my entire life since I started fighting.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked as a butcher.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Several Muay Thai titles

Ranks in any martial arts styles: I am a Muay Thai master

Favorite grappling technique: All chokes

Favorite Striking technique: Elbow