Photo of Paulo Dantas
Team American Top Team
Age 44
Gender Male
Weight Class

Paulo Dantas is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 22 wins, 8 losses and 1 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 22-8-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 13 years, 3 months, 10 days
Rounds Fought 45.6
Avg. Fights/Year 2.3
Longest Layoff 1 year, 6 months, 2 days
Quickest Turnaround 1 week

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 7 4 9
Losses 1 4 2
Finish Rate 50.0%
Finished Rate 62.5%
Win by Decision Rate 40.9%
Loss by Decision Rate 25.0%
Win by KO Rate 31.8%
Loss by KO Rate 12.5%
Win by SUB Rate 18.2%
Loss by SUB Rate 50.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:00
Fastest KO 00:29
Fastest SUB 01:51
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.4
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 06:59
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.5
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 07:23
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 08/28/2014 W
(21-8-1)
Leandro Rodrigues Pontes
(11-2-1)
Submission (Choke)
Extreme Fighter Nordeste 08/28/14
3 0:00
NSF 11/07/2013 L
(21-7-1)
Willamy Freire
(16-5-0)
Disqualification
Brazilian King Fighter 3
1 0:00
NSF 11/01/2012 W
(20-7-1)
Alberto Pantoja Luz
(6-6-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Brazilian King Fighter 2
3 5:00
NSF 09/13/2012 W
(19-7-1)
Amaury Junior
(3-1-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Arena Fight Mossoro - Amaury Jr. vs. Paulo Guerreiro
3 0:57
NSF 12/02/2011 L
(19-6-1)
Hacran Dias
(19-1-1)
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Shooto Brazil 27
2 0:00
NSF 11/13/2011 W
(18-6-0)
Teo Menezes
(0-0-0)
KO
Pi Pro Fighter 3
1 0:00
NSF 11/13/2011 D
(18-6-0)
Leandro Rodrigues Pontes
(1-0-0)
Draw
Pi Pro Fighter 3
3 5:00
NSF 06/04/2011 W
(17-6-0)
Elifrank Cariolano
(1-2-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Shooto Brazil 23
2 3:00
NSF 08/06/2010 L
(17-5-0)
Johnny Eduardo
(14-8-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Shooto Brazil 17
3 5:00
NSF 11/28/2009 W
(16-5-0)
Mauricio dos Santos Jr.
(1-2-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Shooto Brazil 14
3 5:00
NSF 09/19/2009 W
(15-5-0)
Danial Sharifi
(3-4-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Shooto Switzerland 6
1 1:51
NSF 08/27/2009 L
(15-4-0)
Renan Barao
(17-1-0)
FTW Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Shooto Brazil 13
3 5:00
NSF 03/09/2008 L
(15-3-0)
Mauricio Souza
(1-1-0)
Submission (Heel Hook)
IC - Ilha Combat
1 1:43
NSF 09/27/2007 L
(15-2-0)
Patricio Freire
(4-0-0)
Submission (Heel Hook)
Rino's FC 4
1 2:21
NSF 04/18/2007 L
(15-1-0)
Willamy Freire
(4-1-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ceara - de Vale Tudo
3 0:00
NSF 02/07/2007 W
(14-1-0)
Rivanio Regiz
(8-7-1)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Rino's FC 3
3 5:00
NSF 08/05/2005 W
(13-1-0)
Jay Valencia
(2-3-0)
KO (Flying Knee)
King of the Cage 58: Prime Time
1 0:29
NSF 02/25/2005 W
(12-1-0)
Jason Dent
(8-4-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
King of the Cage 48: Payback
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/18/2005 W
(11-1-0)
Scott Johnston
(5-15-0)
FTW
(145.0 vs. 145.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Real Fighting Championships: Battle of the Bay 1
1 3:57
NSF 05/01/2004 W
(10-1-0)
Buck Bisbey
(0-0-0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Absolute Fighting Championships 8
1 3:53
NSF 03/11/2004 W
(9-1-0)
Renato
(0-1-0)
Decision
Challenge Ceara Open de Vale-Tudo 1
NSF 12/13/2003 W
(8-1-0)
Curumin
(0-0-0)
Unknown
Champions Night 8
1 5:00
NSF 09/05/2003 W
(7-1-0)
Matt Hamilton
(6-5-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Absolute Fighting Championships 5
2 5:00
NSF 07/31/2003 W
(6-1-0)
Magnus Decio
(1-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Heat Fighting Championships 1
NSF 03/20/2003 W
(5-1-0)
Sergio Capoeira
(0-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bitetti Combat Nordeste 2
3 5:00
NSF 11/28/2002 L
(5-0-0)
Carlos Alexandre Pereira
(2-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
Bitetti Combat Nordeste 1
1 0:00
NSF 11/07/2002 W
(4-0-0)
Alexandre Gomes
(2-1-0)
Submission
Champions Night 6
1 4:50
NSF 07/11/2002 W
(3-0-0)
Jesse
(0-0-0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Champions Night 5
3 5:00
NSF 10/08/2001 W
(2-0-0)
Diego Araujo
(0-0-0)
Unknown
Champions Night 3
NSF 06/30/2001 W
(1-0-0)
Carlos Gomes
(0-0-0)
KO (Strike)
Champions Night 2
1 3:11
NSF 05/18/2001 W
(0-0-0)
Valdir Carvalho
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Cut)
World Vale Tudo Championship 12
1 1:51
* 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

Amateur Career Statistics

Amateur Record 1-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length -
Rounds Fought 2.9
Avg. Fights/Year 1.0
Longest Layoff -
Quickest Turnaround -

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 0 1 0
Losses 0 0 0
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 0.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 0.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 100.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 08:45
Fastest KO -
Fastest SUB 08:45
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 2.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 08:45
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 0.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 00:00
Finish Rounds

Official Amateur Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 06/30/2007 W
(0-0-0)
Grzegorz Tredowski
(0-0-0)
Submission (Arm Lock)
Fists of Explosions
2 3:45
* 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