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Age 36
Gender Male
Height 5' 6"
Weight Class

Diego Nunes is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 20 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 20-11-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 13 years, 11 months, 21 days
Rounds Fought 62.4
Avg. Fights/Year 2.2
Longest Layoff 1 year, 9 months, 26 days
Quickest Turnaround 2 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 5 7 8
Losses 4 1 6
Finish Rate 60.0%
Finished Rate 45.5%
Win by Decision Rate 40.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 54.5%
Win by KO Rate 25.0%
Loss by KO Rate 36.4%
Win by SUB Rate 35.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 9.1%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO -
Fastest SUB 00:55
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 2.1
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 10:40
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.8
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 08:57
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 05/06/2018 L
(20-10-0)
Yusuke Yachi
(16-9-0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Rizin Fighting Federation 10
3 5:00
NSF 12/02/2017 W
(19-10-0)
Michel Ersoy
(6-3-0)
Submission
Superior Challenge 16
3 0:00
NSF 09/24/2016 L
(19-9-0)
Rasul Mirzaev
(16-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Fight Nights Global 51 - Dagestan
1 1:45
NSF 11/29/2014 W
(18-9-0)
Joachim Hansen
(23-12-0)
FTW KO
Superior Challenge 11
3 0:00
NSF 11/15/2014 L
(18-8-0)
Vanilton Antunes
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Favela Kombat 12
1 3:57
NSF 07/06/2014 W
(17-8-0)
Rodrigo Souto
(0-1-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Favela Kombat 11
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/28/2014 L
(17-7-0)
Matt Bessette
(12-4-0)
FTW
(144.2 vs. 145.2)
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator MMA 110: Rampage VS. M'Pumbu
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/13/2013 L
(17-6-0)
Patricio Freire
(16-2-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.5)
KO
Bellator MMA 99
1 1:19
Official MMA Fight Results 01/19/2013 L
(17-5-0)
Nik Lentz
(20-5-2)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FX: Bisping vs. Belfort
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/05/2012 W
(16-5-0)
Bart Palaszewski
(35-15-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 146.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/14/2012 L
(16-4-0)
Dennis Siver
(19-8-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fuel TV 2
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/30/2011 W
(15-4-0)
Manny Gamburyan
(11-7-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 146.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 141 Lesnar vs. Overeem
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/11/2011 L
(15-3-0)
Kenny Florian
(13-5-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 146.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 131: Dos Santos vs. Carwin
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/01/2011 W
(14-3-0)
Mike Brown
(20-6-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 146.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 125 Resolution
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/30/2010 W
(13-3-0)
Tyler Toner
(6-1-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
WEC 51: Aldo vs. Gamburyan
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/20/2010 W
(12-3-0)
Raphael Assuncao
(15-2-0)
FTW
(144.0 vs. 144.5)
Decision (Split Decision)
WEC 49: Varner vs. Shalorus
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/18/2009 L
(12-2-0)
LC Davis
(13-2-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 146.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/09/2009 W
(11-2-0)
Rafael Dias
(13-5-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
WEC 42: Torres vs. Bowles
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/03/2008 W
(10-2-0)
Cole Province
(5-0-0)
FTW
(146.0 vs. 146.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
WEC 37: Torres vs. Tapia
3 5:00
NSF 08/30/2008 W
(9-2-0)
Marcelo Franca
(3-3-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Shooto Brazil 8
1 2:20
NSF 05/02/2007 W
(8-2-0)
Henrique Mello
(4-1-0)
KO (Kick)
Top Fighting Championships 3
3 0:00
NSF 09/16/2006 W
(7-2-0)
Luciano Dos Santos
(0-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
SFC 1 - Sul Fight Championship 1
1 4:40
NSF 03/18/2006 L
(7-1-0)
Flavio Alvaro
(2-1-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Max Fight Brazil 1
1 1:33
NSF 01/28/2006 W
(6-1-0)
Jetrol Amaral
(0-0-0)
Submission (Arm Lock)
Storm Samurai 10
1 5:00
NSF 11/26/2005 W
(5-1-0)
Piri
(0-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Floripa Fight 1
1 0:55
NSF 05/26/2005 W
(4-1-0)
Einstein Santana
(0-1-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Battle Front 1
3 0:00
NSF 01/31/2005 W
(3-1-0)
Giovani Diniz Pereira
(0-0-0)
KO
Profight Fighting Championships 3
NSF 10/28/2004 W
(2-1-0)
Lindomar Silva
(2-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
GP Tornado 3
3 0:00
NSF 09/24/2004 L
(2-0-0)
Damiao Silva
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
Fight Night em Campinas 1
NSF 07/18/2004 W
(1-0-0)
Michel Michel
(0-0-0)
KO
GP Tornado 2
1 0:30
NSF 05/15/2004 W
(0-0-0)
Jorge Santos Velho
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC
Copa Gaucha Fight Center 2
2 0:00
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class