Antonio Carlos Junior

"Cara de Sapato"
10 4 1
Wins Losses No Contest
Birth date March 16, 1990 (age 30)
Birth place João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Reach 79 in (2.01 m)
#15 UFC Middleweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Antonio Carlos Junior
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Gaethje
Sep 14, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 3:00
LOSS
Antonio Carlos Junior
UFC Fight Night: dos Anjos vs. Lee
May 18, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
UFC on Fox: Poirier vs. Gaethje
Apr 14, 2018
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 4:28
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Jack Marshman
UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida
Oct 28, 2017
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 4:30
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Eric Spicely
UFC 212
Jun 3, 2017
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 3:49
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
UFC 207
Dec 30, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Leonardo Augusto Guimarães
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson
Sep 17, 2016
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 4:46
LOSS
Antonio Carlos Junior
UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Mir
Mar 20, 2016
TKO (punches)
R3 – 1:36
NC
Antonio Carlos Junior
Kevin Casey
UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant
Dec 10, 2015
NC (accidental eye poke)
R1 – 0:11
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Eddie Gordon
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Romero
Jun 27, 2015
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 4:37
LOSS
Antonio Carlos Junior
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway
Dec 20, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Vitor Miranda
The Ultimate Fight Brazil 3 Finale: Miocic vs. Maldonado
May 31, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Ednaldo Novaes
Champion Fights 2
Oct 26, 2013
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:16
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Gerônimo Oliveira
Imperium: MMA Pro 6
Sep 14, 2013
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R1 – 1:41
WIN
Antonio Carlos Junior
Celivaldo da Silva
Nordeste MMA 1
Jul 20, 2013
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R1 – 1:02