Rafael
Assuncao

  • Age:
    38
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 5"
  • Weight:
    155
  • Fighting Out Of:
    GA

Stats

W-L-D
27-8-0
(T)KO
4-2
SUB
10-2
  • Age:
    38
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 5"
  • Weight:
    155
  • Fighting Out Of:
    GA

Stats

W-L-D
27-8-0
(T)KO
4-2
SUB
10-2

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    3

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:12
  • Fastest KO:
    00:12
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:54

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    51.9%
  • Finished Rate:
    50%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    48.1%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    50%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    14.8%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    25%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    37%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    25%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    27-8-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    16 years, 4 months, 14 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    70.8
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.1
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 9 month, 5 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    27 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:47
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    11:12

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
06/06/2020
Loss
27-7-0
Cody Garbrandt
(11-3-0)
Bantamweight
136 vs 136
KO
UFC 250: NUNES vs. SPENCER
2 04:59
08/17/2019
Loss
27-6-0
Cory Sandhagen
(11-1-0)
Bantamweight
136 vs 136
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 241
3 05:00
02/02/2019
Loss
27-5-0
Marlon Moraes
(21-5-1)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC on ESPN+ #2
1 03:17
07/07/2018
Win
26-5-0
Rob Font
(15-3-0)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 226: MIOCIC vs. CORMIER
3 05:00
11/11/2017
Win
25-5-0
Matthew Lopez
(9-1-0)
Bantamweight
135.5 vs 138.5
KO
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: POIRIER vs. PETTIS
3 01:50
06/03/2017
Win
24-5-0
Marlon Moraes
(18-4-1)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 212: ALDO vs. HOLLOWAY
3 05:00
01/28/2017
Win
23-5-0
Aljamain Sterling
(12-1-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 135
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Pena
3 05:00
07/09/2016
Loss
23-4-0
TJ Dillashaw
(12-3-0)
Bantamweight
135.5 vs 136
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 200
3 05:00
10/04/2014
Win
22-4-0
Bryan Caraway
(19-6-0)
Bantamweight
135 vs 135
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 54: Saffiedine vs MacDonald
3 05:00
02/22/2014
Win
21-4-0
Pedro Munhoz
(10-0-0)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 170: Rousey vs McMann
3 05:00
10/09/2013
Win
20-4-0
TJ Dillashaw
(8-1-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 145
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night 29: Shields vs. Maia
3 05:00
06/08/2013
Win
19-4-0
Vaughan Lee
(12-8-1)
Bantamweight
135 vs 135
Submission
Fuel TV 10: Werdum vs. Nogueira
2 01:51
12/08/2012
Win
18-4-0
Mike Easton
(10-0-0)
Bantamweight
136.4 vs 135
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Diaz
3 05:00
07/11/2012
Win
17-4-0
Issei Tamura
(6-2-0)
Bantamweight
136 vs 135
TKO/RSC
UFC Fuel 4: Munoz vs. Weidman
2 00:25
08/27/2011
Win
16-4-0
Johnny Eduardo
(16-8-0)
Bantamweight
134 vs 135
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 134 Silva vs. Okami
3 05:00
03/19/2011
Loss
16-3-0
Erik Koch
(11-1-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 145
KO
UFC 128: Shogun vs Jones
1 02:32
11/11/2010
Win
15-3-0
LC Davis
(15-3-0)
Featherweight
146 vs 146
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki
3 05:00
06/20/2010
Loss
15-2-0
Diego Nunes
(12-3-0)
Featherweight
144.5 vs 144
Decision (Split Decision)
WEC 49: Varner vs. Shalorus
3 05:00
01/10/2010
Loss
15-1-0
Urijah Faber
(22-3-0)
Featherweight
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
WEC 46: Varner vs. Henderson
3 03:49
10/10/2009
Win
14-1-0
Yves Jabouin
(12-4-0)
Featherweight
146 vs 146
Decision (Split Decision)
WEC 43: Cerrone vs. Henderson
3 05:00
04/05/2009
Win
13-1-0
Jameel Massouh
(19-4-0)
Featherweight
145.5 vs 146
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
WEC 40: Torres Vs. Mizugaki
3 05:00
11/08/2008
Win
12-1-0
Joe Pearson
(31-12-1)
Featherweight
144.5 vs 145
TKO/RSC
Ironheart Crown XII: Resurrection
1 00:12
03/07/2008
Win
11-1-0
Aaron Williams
(17-9-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 147
Submission (Arm Bar)
American Fight League
1 03:22
NSF
06/01/2007
Win
10-1-0
Kevin Gittemeier
(7-1-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Beatdown Fight Party: Head On Collision
5 00:00
NSF
04/21/2007
Win
9-1-0
Tyler Grunwald
(2-1-1)

Submission (Triangle Choke)
Battle of Rome 2
1 00:56
NSF
11/11/2006
Loss
9-0-0
Jeff Curran
(27-8-1)

Decision (Majority Decision)
XFO 13
3 05:00
10/14/2006
Win
8-0-0
James Birdsley
(6-3-0)
Lightweight
152 vs 155
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Cage Fighting Championship (Colorado): Border Warz
3 01:42
09/09/2006
Win
7-0-0
Nick Mamalis
(0-0-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 143
Submission (Arm Bar)
Ring of Fire 26: Relentless
1 03:35
02/18/2006
Win
6-0-0
Joe Lauzon
(10-2-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 145
Submission
Absolute Fighting Championships 15
2 04:37
NSF
09/09/2005
Win
5-0-0
William McGlothlin
(2-1-0)

Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Fight Party Productions: Full Throttle 4
2 03:58
NSF
04/21/2005
Win
4-0-0
Jorge Masvidal
(5-0-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fight Party Productions: Full Throttle 1
3 05:00
NSF
02/04/2005
Win
3-0-0
Brandon Bledsoe
(6-8-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Fight Party Productions: Compound Fracture 2
1 02:31
NSF
10/15/2004
Win
2-0-0
Chad Lawshe
(0-0-0)

Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Fight Party Productions: Compound Fracture
1 00:54
NSF
08/07/2004
Win
1-0-0
Scott Johnston
(5-14-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Fight Party Productions: Anarchy in August 2
1 02:41
NSF
01/23/2004
Win
0-0-0
Chris Clarke
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Fight Party Productions: Friday Night Fights
1 05:00

* 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

Amateur Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    02:32
  • Fastest KO:
    00:00
  • Fastest SUB:
    02:32

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    100%
  • Finished Rate:
    0%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    100%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    1-0-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Rounds Fought:
    0.8
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    1

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    0.8
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    02:32
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    00:00

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
08/22/2003
Win
0-0-0
Joe Laughlin
(1-0-0)

Submission (Strikes)
International Sport Combat Federation: Friday Night Fights 1
1 02:32

* 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