Maurício Rua

"Shogun"
27 11 1
Wins Losses Draws
Birth date November 25, 1981 (age 38)
Birth place Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Reach 76 in (1.93 m)
#14 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender
Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion

UFC Rankings

Fights

WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC on ESPN: Whittaker vs. Till
Jul 26, 2020
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
DRAW
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Jacaré
Nov 16, 2019
Draw (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua #13
UFC Fight Night: dos Santos vs. Tuivasa
Dec 2, 2018
TKO (punches)
R3 – 0:43
LOSS
Mauricio Rua #8
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith
Jul 22, 2018
KO (elbow and punches)
R1 – 1:29
WIN
Mauricio Rua #6
UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum
Mar 11, 2017
TKO (punches)
R3 – 0:59
WIN
Mauricio Rua #8
UFC 198
May 14, 2016
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua #8
UFC 190
Aug 1, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Mauricio Rua #9
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Saint Preux
Nov 8, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:34
LOSS
Mauricio Rua #7
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Henderson 2
Mar 23, 2014
KO (punch)
R3 – 1:31
WIN
Mauricio Rua
James Te-Huna
UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Bigfoot
Dec 7, 2013
KO (punch)
R1 – 1:03
LOSS
Mauricio Rua #8
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen
Aug 17, 2013
Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 4:47
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz
Dec 8, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Brandon Vera
UFC on Fox: Shogun vs. Vera
Aug 4, 2012
TKO (punches)
R4 – 4:09
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 139
Nov 19, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 134
Aug 27, 2011
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:53
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 128
Mar 19, 2011
TKO (punches and knees)
R3 – 2:37
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 113
May 8, 2010
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:35
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 104
Oct 24, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 97
Apr 18, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:28
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 93
Jan 17, 2009
TKO (punches)
R3 – 4:36
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 76
Sep 22, 2007
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 4:45
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE 33
Feb 24, 2007
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:37
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Kazuhiro Nakamura
PRIDE Shockwave 2006
Dec 31, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE 32
Oct 21, 2006
Submission (kneebar)
R1 – 2:35
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Cyrille Diabaté
PRIDE Final Conflict Absolute
Sep 10, 2006
TKO (stomps)
R1 – 5:29
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE 31
Feb 26, 2006
TKO (dislocated arm)
R1 – 0:49
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE Final Conflict 2005
Aug 28, 2005
TKO (punches)
R1 – 6:42
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Ricardo Arona
PRIDE Final Conflict 2005
Aug 28, 2005
KO (punches)
R1 – 2:54
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE Critical Countdown 2005
Jun 26, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE Total Elimination 2005
Apr 23, 2005
TKO (soccer kicks)
R1 – 4:47
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Hiromitsu Kanehara
PRIDE 29
Feb 20, 2005
TKO (stomp)
R1 – 1:40
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Yasuhito Namekawa
PRIDE Bushido 5
Oct 14, 2004
TKO (punches)
R1 – 6:02
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Akihiro Gono
PRIDE Bushido 2
Feb 15, 2004
TKO (soccer kicks)
R1 – 9:04
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Akira Shoji
PRIDE Bushido 1
Oct 5, 2003
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:47
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Erik Wanderley
IFC: Global Domination
Sep 6, 2003
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:54
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
IFC: Global Domination
Sep 6, 2003
Submission (guillotine choke)
R3 – 3:07
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Evangelista Santos
Meca World Vale Tudo 9
Aug 1, 2003
TKO (punches)
R1 – 9:22
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Angelo de Oliveira
Meca World Vale Tudo 8
May 16, 2003
TKO (soccer kicks)
R1 – 0:55
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Rafael Freitas
Meca World Vale Tudo 7
Nov 8, 2002
KO (head kick)
R1 – 4:00