Royce Gracie

Photo of Royce Gracie
Pro Record: 15-3-3 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy
Age: 49
Gender: Male
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 180 lbs.
Out of: Torrance, CA
Born: Rio de Janeiro

Royce Gracie, pronounced Hoyce Gracie, (born December 12, 1966) is a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner. Gracie became well-known in the mid 1990s with a string of submission victories over larger opponents in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Between 1993 and 1994, he won 11 matches by submission and was the tournament winner of UFC 1, UFC 2, UFC 4, and fought to a draw with Ken Shamrock in the superfight at UFC 5. These results contributed to the movement towards grappling, cross-training and MMA.

Royce Gracie's Official Professional MMA Fight Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 02/19/2016 Win Ken Shamrock Bellator MMA 149 TKO/RSC 1 2:22
NSF 06/02/2007 Win Kazushi Sakuraba K-1 Hero's Dynamite USA Decision
(Split Decision)
5
Official MMA Fight Results 05/27/2006 Loss Matt Hughes UFC 60: Hughes vs. Gracie TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
1 4:39
NSF 12/31/2005 Draw Hideo Tokoro K-1: Premium 2005 Dynamite Draw 2
NSF 12/31/2004 Win Chad Rowan K-1: Premium 2004 Dynamite Submission
(Wrist Lock)
1 2:13
NSF 12/31/2003 Draw Hidehiko Yoshida Pride: Shock Wave 2003 Draw 2
NSF 05/01/2000 Loss Kazushi Sakuraba Pride: Grand Prix 2000 Final Round TKO/RSC
(Corner Threw in the Towel)
6
NSF 01/30/2000 Win Nobuhiko Takada Pride: Grand Prix 2000 Opening Round Decision
(Unanimous Decision)
1
NSF 04/04/1995 Draw Ken Shamrock UFC 5: Return of the Beast Draw 1 36:06
NSF 12/16/1994 Win Ron Van Clief UFC 4: Revenge of the Warriors Submission
(Rear Naked Choke)
1 3:49
NSF 12/16/1994 Win Keith Hackney UFC 4: Revenge of the Warriors Submission
(Arm Bar)
1 5:34
NSF 12/16/1994 Win Daniel Severn UFC 4: Revenge of the Warriors Submission
(Triangle Choke)
1 15:49
NSF 09/09/1994 Win Kimo Leopoldo UFC 3: The American Dream Submission
(Arm Bar)
1 4:40
NSF 09/09/1994 Loss Harold Howard UFC 3: The American Dream TKO/RSC
(Corner Stoppage)
1 0:00
NSF 03/11/1994 Win Minoki Ichihara UFC 2: No Way Out Submission
(Gi Choke)
1 5:08
NSF 03/11/1994 Win Jason DeLucia UFC 2: No Way Out Submission
(Arm Bar)
1 1:07
NSF 03/11/1994 Win Remco Pardoel UFC 2: No Way Out Submission
(Gi Choke)
1 1:31
NSF 03/11/1994 Win Pat Smith UFC 2: No Way Out Submission
(Punches)
1 1:17
NSF 11/12/1993 Win Art Jimmerson UFC 1: The Beginning Submission
(Bad Position)
1 2:11
NSF 11/12/1993 Win Ken Shamrock UFC 1: The Beginning Submission
(Rear Naked Choke)
1 0:57
NSF 11/12/1993 Win Gerard Gordeau UFC 1: The Beginning Submission
(Rear Naked Choke)
1 1:42