All fights list 2021, champion titles, age, height, reach and weight, KO ratio of the mixed martial artist Paulo «Borrachinha» Costa.

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Paulo Costa

Information updated: 2021-06-23

(11 KOs)

(1 KOs)


Given name: Paulo Henrique Costa

Alias: Borrachinha

Born: April 21, 1991 (30 age)

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Nationality: BrazilBrazil

Division: middleweight

Weight: 185 lb (83,9 kg)

Height: 6′ 0″ (183 cm)

Reach: 72″ (183 cm)

Stance: orthodox

KOs: 84%

Birth place: Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Residence: Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Wins by KO: 84%
Wins by subm: 7%
Wins by dec: 7%
Losses by KO: 100%
Losses by subm: 0%
Losses by dec: 0%

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The last fight of Paulo Costa took place on September 26, 2020 against Israel AdesanyaIsrael Adesanya.
Costa lost by technical knockout (TKO).

Paulo Costa vs. Israel Adesanya 

Paulo Costa's last fight
  • Total fights: 14
  • Wins: 13
  • Wins by KO: 11
  • Wins by subm: 1
  • Wins by dec: 1
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 0
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Paulo Costa have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2020-09-26 Israel Adesanya Loss
TKO (Punches and Elbows)
2019-08-17 Yoel Romero Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-07-07 Uriah Hall Win
TKO (Punches)
2017-11-04 Johny Hendricks Win
TKO (Punches)
2017-06-03 Oluwale Bamgbose Win
TKO (Punches)
2017-03-11 Garreth McLellan Win
TKO (Punches)
2016-09-03 Adriano Balby Win
KO (Punch)
2016-05-21 Eduardo Ramon Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2015-12-05 Bruno Assis Win
TKO (Punches)
2015-04-24 Wagner Silva Gomes Win
TKO (Punches)
2014-12-19 Gerson da Silva Conceicao Win
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2013-11-01 Fabio Moreira Win
TKO (Punches)
2013-06-15 Ademilson Borges Duarte Win
TKO (Head Kick and Punches)
2012-02-25 Teo Esteves Win
TKO (Head Kick and Punches)

Who all beat Paulo Costa?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2020-09-26 Israel Adesanya Loss
TKO (Punches and Elbows)
MMA artist Paulo Costa

MMA artist Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa is a Brazilian MMA artist, who competes in the middleweight division.
As a professional athlete, Costa has been performing for 9 years.

Paulo was born in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, on April 21, 1991.
He currently resides in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Pro debut

A 20-year-old Costa made his professional debut on February 25, 2012 against Teo Esteves.
Paulo won by technical knockout (TKO).

Current world MMA middleweight champions



weight limit:
185 lbs / 83,9 kg
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