All fights list 2023, champion titles, age, height, reach and weight, KO ratio of the mixed martial artist Alex «Poatan» Pereira.

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Alex Pereira

Information updated: 2023-09-26

(6 KOs)

(1 KOs)


Alias: Poatan

Born: July 7, 1987 (36 years)

Sherdog ID: 224511

Nationality: BrazilBrazil

Division: light heavyweight

Weight: 205 lb (93,0 kg)

Height: 6′ 4″ (193 cm)

Reach: 80″ (204 cm)

Stance: orthodox

KOs: 75%

Birth place: Sao Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Residence: Sao Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Wins by KO: 75%
Wins by subm: 0%
Wins by dec: 25%
Losses by KO: 50%
Losses by subm: 50%
Losses by dec: 0%

Alex Pereira's next fight will be held on November 11, 2023 against Jiri ProchazkaJiri Prochazka (29 - 3 - 1).

Alex Pereira vs. Jiri Prochazka 

Alex Pereira's next fight

The last fight of Alex Pereira took place on July 29, 2023 against Jan BlachowiczJan Blachowicz.
Pereira won by split-decision (SD).

Alex Pereira vs. Jan Blachowicz 

Alex Pereira's last fight
  • Total fights: 10
  • Wins: 8
  • Wins by KO: 6
  • Wins by subm: 0
  • Wins by dec: 2
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 1
  • Losses by dec: 0
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Alex Pereira have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2023-07-29 Jan Blachowicz Win
Decision (Split)
2023-04-08 Israel Adesanya Loss
KO (Punches)
2022-11-12 Israel Adesanya Win
TKO (Punches)
2022-07-02 Sean Strickland Win
KO (Punches)
2022-03-12 Bruno Silva Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2021-11-06 Andreas Michailidis Win
TKO (Flying Knee and Punches)
2020-11-20 Thomas Powell Win
KO (Punch)
2016-05-21 Marcus Vinicius Fialho da Silveira Win
TKO (Punches)
2016-01-23 Marcelo Cruz Win
KO (Punch)
2015-10-24 Quemuel Ottoni Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)

Who all beat Alex Pereira?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2023-04-08 Israel Adesanya Loss
KO (Punches)
2015-10-24 Quemuel Ottoni Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
MMA artist Alex Pereira

MMA artist Alex Pereira

Alex Pereira is a Brazilian MMA artist, who competes in the light heavyweight division.
As a professional athlete, Pereira has been performing for 7 years.

Alex was born in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, on July 7, 1987.
He currently resides in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Pro debut

A 28-year-old Pereira made his professional debut on October 24, 2015 against Quemuel Ottoni.
Alex lost by submission (rear naked choke).

First world title

On November 12, 2022 Alex Pereira became the UFC middleweight champion.
The Brazilian defeated world champion Israel AdesanyaIsrael Adesanya (23 - 1 - 0).

Alex Pereira vs. Israel Adesanya 

Alex Pereira's fight for the first world title

And the new...

UFC World champion Alex Pereira

UFC World champion Alex Pereira

Current world MMA light heavyweight champions



light heavyweight
weight limit:
205 lbs / 93,0 kg


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