Edson
Barboza Jr.

  • Age:
    35
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
21-9-0
(T)KO
11-3
SUB
2-2
  • Age:
    35
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
21-9-0
(T)KO
11-3
SUB
2-2

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    01:09
  • Fastest KO:
    01:09
  • Fastest SUB:
    02:04

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    61.9%
  • Finished Rate:
    55.6%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    38.1%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    44.4%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    52.4%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    33.3%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    9.5%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    22.2%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    21-9-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    11 years, 5 months, 22 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    59
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.6
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 9 month, 18 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    13 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.9
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:19
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    11:02

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
10/10/2020
Win
20-9-0
Makwan Amirkhani
(16-4-0)
Featherweight
145.5 vs 146
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FN 53 ON ESPN: MORAES vs SANDHAGEN
3 05:00
05/16/2020
Loss
20-8-0
Dan Ige
(13-2-0)
Featherweight
145.5 vs 146
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC on ESPN: OVEREEM vs HARRIS
3 05:00
09/07/2019
Loss
20-7-0
Paul Felder
(16-4-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 155
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 242
3 05:00
03/30/2019
Loss
20-6-0
Justin Gaethje
(19-2-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 155.5
KO (Strike)
UFC on ESPN #2
1 02:30
12/15/2018
Win
19-6-0
Daniel Hooker
(17-7-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 156
KO (Strike)
UFC on Fox 31: LEE vs. Iaquinta 2
3 02:19
04/21/2018
Loss
19-5-0
Kevin Lee
(16-3-0)
Lightweight
155.6 vs 157
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: Barboza vs. Lee
5 02:18
12/30/2017
Loss
19-4-0
Khabib Nurmagomedov
(24-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 219 - CYBORG vs HOLM
3 05:00
03/11/2017
Win
18-4-0
Beneil Dariush
(14-2-0)

155 vs 156
KO (Knee)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: BELFORT vs. GASTELUM
2 03:35
07/23/2016
Win
17-4-0
Gilbert Melendez
(22-5-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFN FOX 20: Holm vs. Shevchenko
3 05:00
04/23/2016
Win
16-4-0
Anthony Pettis
(18-4-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 197: Jones vs Cormier II
3 05:00
12/11/2015
Loss
16-3-0
Tony Ferguson
(19-3-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 156
Submission (Choke)
TUF 22 Finale: Mendes vs Edgar
2 02:54
07/25/2015
Win
15-3-0
Paul Felder
(10-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao
3 05:00
02/22/2015
Loss
15-2-0
Michael Johnson
(18-8-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night # 61: Mir vs. Silva
3 05:00
11/22/2014
Win
14-2-0
Bobby Green
(23-5-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.4
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 57: Swanson vs Edgar
3 05:00
07/16/2014
Win
13-2-0
Evan Dunham
(14-5-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.5
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night 45: Miller vs. Cerrone
1 03:06
04/19/2014
Loss
13-1-0
Donald Cerrone
(22-6-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.5
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC on FOX: Werdum vs. Browne
1 03:15
12/14/2013
Win
12-1-0
Danny Castillo
(15-5-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Decision (Majority Decision)
UFC on FOX 9
3 05:00
07/06/2013
Win
11-1-0
Rafaello Oliveira
(15-5-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC
UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman
2 01:44
01/19/2013
Win
10-1-0
Lucas Mineiro
(12-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC
UFC on FX: Bisping vs. Belfort
1 02:38
05/26/2012
Loss
10-0-0
Jamie Varner
(19-7-1)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
TKO/RSC
UFC 146: Mir vs. Dos Santos
1 03:23
01/14/2012
Win
9-0-0
Terence Etim
(15-4-0)
Lightweight
154 vs 155
KO
UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes
3 02:02
08/27/2011
Win
8-0-0
Ross Pearson
(15-6-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 134 Silva vs. Okami
3 05:00
03/19/2011
Win
7-0-0
Anthony Njokuani
(12-4-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 128: Shogun vs Jones
3 05:00
11/20/2010
Win
6-0-0
Michael Lullo
(8-1-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 123: Jackson vs. Machida
3 00:26
06/11/2010
Win
5-0-0
Marcelo Giudici
(8-2-0)
Lightweight
154.5 vs 154
Submission (Verbal Submission)
Ring of Combat XXX
1 03:01
03/05/2010
Win
4-0-0
Jose Figueroa
(7-2-0)
Lightweight
151 vs 156
KO
RMMA 16
1 03:55
02/19/2010
Win
3-0-0
Nabih Barakat
(3-2-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
KO
Ring of Combat XXVIII
1 01:09
11/20/2009
Win
2-0-0
Lee King
(13-13-1)
Lightweight
154 vs 155
Submission
RMMA 15
1 02:04
06/13/2009
Win
1-0-0
Lee King
(12-12-1)
Lightweight
KO
RMMA 12
2 01:14
04/17/2009
Win
0-0-0
Aaron Steadman
(0-0-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 154
TKO/RSC
RFC 4/17/09
1 03:34

* 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