Diego Ferreira

17 2
Wins Losses
Birth date January 18, 1985 (age 35)
Birth place Careiro da Várzea, Amazonas, Brazil
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 156 lb (71 kg)
Reach 74 in (1.88 m)
#8 UFC Lightweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC 246
Jan 18, 2020
Submission (rear naked choke)
R2 – 1:46
WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC 242
Sep 7, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Santos
Feb 23, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Kyle Nelson
UFC 231
Dec 8, 2018
TKO (punches)
R2 – 1:23
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Jared Gordon
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Medeiros
Feb 18, 2018
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:58
WIN
Diego Ferreira
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Bader
Jan 30, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Ferreira
UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas
Apr 4, 2015
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:45
LOSS
Diego Ferreira
UFC 179
Oct 25, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Ramsey Nijem
UFC 177
Aug 30, 2014
TKO (punches)
R2 – 1:53
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Colton Smith
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens
Jun 28, 2014
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 0:38
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Jorge Patino
Legacy FC 25
Nov 15, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Chris Feist
Legacy FC 24
Oct 11, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Carlo Prater
Legacy FC 20
May 31, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Danny Salinas
STFC 24: Bad Blood
Feb 22, 2013
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:41
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Jorge Cortez
STFC 23: Ferreira vs. Cortez
Dec 7, 2012
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 0:43
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Travonne Hobbs
UWF: Tournament of Warriors Finale
Jun 30, 2012
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R2 – 1:57
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Hector Muñoz
UWF: Tournament of Warriors Round 1
May 4, 2012
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 3:38
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Clint Roberts
UWF 1: Huerta vs. War Machine
Nov 26, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 0:39
WIN
Diego Ferreira
Joseph Daily
STFC 15
Apr 15, 2011
Decision (split)
R3 – 3:00