Photo of Thiago Alves
Team American Top Team
Age 36
Gender Male
Height 5' 10"
Weight Class Welterweight

Thiago Alves is a Brazilian professional mixed martial arts fighter. Alves started training in Muay Thai when he was 15 and mixed martial arts at 17. He is also a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 23-14-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 17 years, 10 months, 10 days
Rounds Fought 76.7
Avg. Fights/Year 2.1
Longest Layoff 2 years, 1 month, 16 days
Quickest Turnaround 1 week, 2 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 13 1 9
Losses 3 4 7
Finish Rate 60.9%
Finished Rate 50.0%
Win by Decision Rate 39.1%
Loss by Decision Rate 50.0%
Win by KO Rate 56.5%
Loss by KO Rate 21.4%
Win by SUB Rate 4.3%
Loss by SUB Rate 28.6%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:15
Fastest KO 00:15
Fastest SUB 03:32
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.7
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 08:34
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 2.7
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 13:18
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 05/11/2019 L
(23-13-0)
Laureano Staropoli
(4-0-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 237
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/02/2019 W
(22-13-0)
Max Griffin
(11-5-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 171.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC on ESPN+ #2
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/15/2018 L
(22-12-0)
Alexei Kunchenko
(18-0-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 170.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: HUNT vs. OLEINIK
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/18/2018 L
(22-11-0)
Curtis Millender
(14-3-0)
WW
(170.5 vs. 171.0)
KO
UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Medeiros
2 4:17
Official MMA Fight Results 04/08/2017 W
(21-11-0)
Patrick Cote
(23-10-0)
WW
(170.6 vs. 170.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson 2
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/12/2016 L
(21-10-0)
Jim Miller
(27-8-0)
WW
(162.6 vs. 157.6)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 205: Alvarez vs. Mcgregor
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 05/30/2015 L
(21-9-0)
Carlos Condit
(29-8-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
UFC Fight Night 67: Alves vs Condit
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/31/2015 W
(20-9-0)
Jordan Mein
(28-9-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 169.5)
TKO/RSC
UFC 183: Silva vs Diaz
2 0:39
Official MMA Fight Results 04/19/2014 W
(19-9-0)
Seth Baczynski
(18-8-0)
WW
(170.5 vs. 170.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX: Werdum vs. Browne
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/03/2012 L
(19-8-0)
Martin Kampmann
(18-5-0)
WW
(170.5 vs. 170.5)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC on FX: Alves vs Kampmann
3 4:12
Official MMA Fight Results 11/05/2011 W
(18-8-0)
Papy Abedi
(8-0-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 170.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz
1 3:32
Official MMA Fight Results 05/28/2011 L
(18-7-0)
Rick Story
(12-2-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/11/2010 W
(17-7-0)
John Howard
(14-5-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 171.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 124 St-Pierre vs Koscheck
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/07/2010 L
(17-6-0)
Jon Fitch
(22-3-0)
WW
(171.5* vs. 170.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 07/11/2009 L
(17-5-0)
Georges St-Pierre
(18-2-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 100
5 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/25/2008 W
(16-5-0)
Josh Koscheck
(11-2-0)
WW Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 90: Silva vs. Cote
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/07/2008 W
(15-5-0)
Matt Hughes
(40-6-0)
WW
(174.0* vs. 170.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 85: Bedlam
2 1:02
Official MMA Fight Results 04/02/2008 W
(14-5-0)
Karo Parisyan
(18-4-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 171.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Fight Night: Florian vs. Lauzon
2 0:34
Official MMA Fight Results 11/17/2007 W
(13-5-0)
Chris Lytle
(23-14-5)
WW
(171.0 vs. 170.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from a Cut)
UFC 78: Validation
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/19/2007 W
(12-5-0)
Kuniyoshi Hironaka
(11-3-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 170.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 11
2 4:04
Official MMA Fight Results 12/30/2006 W
(11-5-0)
Tony DeSouza
(10-3-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 171.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 66: Liddell vs. Ortiz 2
2 1:10
Official MMA Fight Results 10/10/2006 W
(10-5-0)
John Alessio
(17-9-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 169.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC: The Final Chapter
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/28/2006 L
(10-4-0)
Jon Fitch
(12-2-0)
WW
(171.0 vs. 171.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC Fight Night 5
2 4:37
Official MMA Fight Results 04/15/2006 W
(9-4-0)
Derrick Noble
(19-7-1)
WW
(171.0 vs. 169.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 59: Reality Check
1 2:54
Official MMA Fight Results 11/19/2005 W
(8-4-0)
Ansar Chalangov
(9-1-0)
WW
(169.5 vs. 169.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 56: Full Force
1 2:25
Official MMA Fight Results 10/03/2005 L
(8-3-0)
Spencer Fisher
(14-1-0)
WW
(170.0 vs. 167.0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC Fight Night 2
2 4:43
NSF 02/25/2005 W
(7-3-0)
Jeff Cox
(5-0-0)
KO
King of the Cage 48: Payback
1 0:15
NSF 11/20/2004 W
(6-3-0)
Jason Chambers
(7-2-1)
MW TKO/RSC
Ironheart Crown 8: Etheral
1 4:57
NSF 02/27/2004 W
(5-3-0)
Nuri Shakir
(3-6-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Absolute Fighting Championships 7
2 5:00
NSF 12/06/2003 L
(5-2-0)
Derrick Noble
(12-5-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Absolute Fighting Championships 6
2 5:00
NSF 10/18/2003 W
(4-2-0)
Marcus Davis
(1-0-0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Hardcore Fighting Championship 2
3 5:00
NSF 08/16/2003 W
(3-2-0)
Mike Littlefield
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC
Mass Destruction 12
2 0:50
NSF 03/20/2003 W
(2-2-0)
Carlos Alexandre Pereira
(3-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Forfeit)
Bitetti Combat Nordeste 2
2 0:00
NSF 11/28/2002 W
(1-2-0)
Fabio Holanda
(0-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bitetti Combat Nordeste 1
3 0:00
NSF 10/08/2001 W
(0-2-0)
Wilson Belchior
(0-0-0)
KO
Champions Night 3
1 5:00
NSF 09/28/2001 L
(0-1-0)
Lucas Lopes
(5-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
X-Fight (Brazil) 9/28/01
3 5:00
NSF 06/30/2001 L
(0-0-0)
Gleison Tibau
(1-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Champions Night 2
2 3:31
* 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