Livinha Souza - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Livinha
Souza
11-1-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: Performance of the Night / Fight of the Night
Knockout of the Night / Submission of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

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Record: 11-1-0
Summary: BJJ, judo and striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Brazilian Gangster
From: Araraquara Brazil
Fights Out Of: Sao Paulo Brazil
Age: 27
Height: 5' 4" ( 162 cm )
Weight: 115 lb ( 52 kg )

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Grappling

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UPCOMING
Livinha Souza
UFC Fight Night: Marreta vs. Anders
Sep 22, 2018
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Biography

TRAINING

Mondays - BJJ and MMA

Tuesdays - Wrestling and Muay Thai

Wednesdays - BJJ and Boxing

Thursdays - Judo and MMA

Fridays - BJJ and Sparring

Saturdays - Muay Thai and MMA

Sundays - Counter Strike and FIFA

Thoughts on opponent, Alex Chambers? She is a tough fighter everywhere. An excellent fighter.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started when I was seven because I was a very hyperactive and undisciplined kid.

What ranks and titles have you held? #5 Strawweight in the world on FightMatrix.com (Former #3)

Do you have any heroes? Anderson Silva, Rodrigo Nogueira and Conor McGregor

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is my destiny

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, Physiotherapy

What was your job before you started fighting? I always was a fighter

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 

7x  Sao Paulo State Judo Champion

3x Brazilian Judo Champion

1x PanAm Judo Champion

1x South American Judo Champion

Former Member of Brazilian Olympic Judo Squad

1x Sao Paulo State BJJ Champion

1x Brazilian BJJ Champion

1x South American BJJ Champion

1x World BJJ Champion

1x Open Games Brazil in Freestyle Wrestling

1x Araraquara City Counter Strike Champion

1x Weekend League Champion on FIFA Ultimate Team

5th Place in Sao Paulo State Hot Dog Eating Contest

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? 

Former Invicta FC Strawweight Champion

Talent MMA Circuit Strawweight Champion

X-Fight MMA Strawweight Champion

X-Fight MMA Flyweight Champion

Predador FC Flyweight Champion

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black Belt in BJJ, Black Belt in Judo

Favorite grappling technique: Armdrag with Ouchi Gari

Favorite Striking technique: Right uppercut

 
  • Pro since 2013
  • Two wins by KO, seven by submission (2 triangle, RNC, 3 armbar, heel hook)
  • Seven first round finishes
  • Three wins in under a minute
  • Lone loss to UFC vet Angela Hill in 2016 Invicta FC bout (split decision)
  • On two fight winning streak

Career

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