Photo of Ricardo Arona
Team Brazilian Top Team
Age 41
Gender Male
Height 5' 11"
Weight Class

Ricardo Arona is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 14 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 14-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 9 years, 4 months, 23 days
Rounds Fought 39.6
Avg. Fights/Year 2.0
Longest Layoff 2 years, 5 months, 4 days
Quickest Turnaround 1 month, 13 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 2 3 9
Losses 3 0 2
Finish Rate 35.7%
Finished Rate 60.0%
Win by Decision Rate 64.3%
Loss by Decision Rate 40.0%
Win by KO Rate 14.3%
Loss by KO Rate 60.0%
Win by SUB Rate 21.4%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 01:29
Fastest KO 01:29
Fastest SUB 04:28
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 2.2
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 11:06
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.7
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 08:28
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 09/12/2009 W
(13-5-0)
Marvin Eastman
(16-9-1)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bitetti Combat Nordeste 4
3 5:00
NSF 04/08/2007 L
(13-4-0)
Thierry Sokoudjou
(3-1-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Pride 34: Kamikaze
1 1:59
NSF 09/10/2006 W
(12-4-0)
Alistair Overeem
(24-8-0)
Submission (Punches)
Pride: Final Conflict Absolute 2006
1 4:28
NSF 12/31/2005 L
(12-3-0)
Wanderlei Silva
(29-5-1)
MW Decision (Split Decision)
Pride: Shock Wave 2005
3 5:00
NSF 08/28/2005 W
(11-2-0)
Wanderlei Silva
(29-4-1)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride: Final Conflict 2005
2 5:00
NSF 08/28/2005 L
(11-2-0)
Mauricio Shogun Rua
(10-1-0)
KO (Strikes)
Pride: Final Conflict 2005
1 2:53
NSF 06/26/2005 W
(10-2-0)
Kazushi Sakuraba
(16-8-1)
TKO/RSC (Corner Threw in the Towel)
Pride: Critical Countdown 2005
2 5:00
NSF 04/23/2005 W
(9-2-0)
Dean Lister
(7-3-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride: Total Elimination 2005
3 5:00
NSF 10/31/2004 W
(8-2-0)
Sergei Ignatov
(3-0-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Pride 28: High Octane
1 8:37
NSF 06/20/2004 L
(8-1-0)
Quinton Jackson
(19-4-0)
KO (Slam)
Pride: Critical Countdown 2004
1 7:32
NSF 11/24/2002 W
(7-1-0)
Murilo Rua
(8-1-1)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride 23: Championship Chaos 2
3 5:00
NSF 04/28/2002 W
(6-1-0)
Dan Henderson
(12-1-0)
Decision (Majority Decision)
Pride 20: Armed and Ready
3 5:00
NSF 09/24/2001 W
(5-1-0)
Guy Mezger
(28-11-2)
Decision (Split Decision)
Pride 16: Beasts From The East
3 5:00
NSF 08/11/2001 W
(3-1-0)
Jeremy Horn
(50-10-4)
Decision
Rings: 10th Anniversary World Title Series
2 5:00
NSF 08/11/2001 W
(3-1-0)
Gustavo Machado
(3-0-0)
KO
Rings: 10th Anniversary World Title Series
1 1:29
NSF 06/15/2001 W
(2-1-0)
Hiromitsu Kanehara
(13-7-0)
Submission (Knee Bar)
Rings: World Title Series 2
2 0:53
NSF 12/22/2000 L
(2-0-0)
Fedor Emelianenko
(3-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Rings: King of Kings 2000 Block B
3 5:00
NSF 08/23/2000 W
(1-0-0)
Jeremy Horn
(42-7-4)
Decision (Majority Decision)
Rings: Millennium Combine 3
2 5:00
NSF 04/20/2000 W
(0-0-0)
Andrei Kopylov
(4-8-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Rings: Millennium Combine 1
5 5:00
* 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