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Antonio Arroyo

Middleweight Division

9-5-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


Wins by Decision

Antonio Arroyo

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Learn more about Antonio Arroyo's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Not Fighting
Place of Birth
Belém, Brazil
Trains at
Jackson Wink MMA Academy - NM
Fighting style
Octagon Debut
Nov. 16, 2019
Leg reach

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2014

  • Four wins by KO, four by submission (RNC, 3 arm triangle)

  • Seven first round finishes

  • Has won five of his last nine


UFC History

UFC Fight Night (9/18/21) Arroyo was knocked out by Joaquin Buckley at 2:26 of the third round

UFC Fight Night (12/19/20) Arroyo lost a three round unanimous decision to Deron Winn

UFC Fight Night (11/16/19) Arroyo lost a three round unanimous decision to Andre Muniz

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 3

Episode 4
(7/16/19) Arroyo submitted Steve Regman via arm triangle choke at 3:31 of the second round

Dana White's Contender Series, Brazil

Episode 1
(8/10/18) Arroyo won a three round unanimous decision over Diego Henrique da Silva



When and why did you start training for fighting? After I graduated with a business degree and worked for a year, I couldn’t find myself. There was no happiness in what I was doing. So I decided to start MMA for real, as I always did martial arts and always loved it.

Do you have any heroes? My family.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? I’ve been working hard for this. For me, it means that I’m one of very best people in the world in what I do. Not many people can say that.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Business 

What was your job before you started fighting? Marketing assistant.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 3-0 in amateur Muay Thai

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Getting the belt in Salvaterra Marajó Fight, a promotion in my state, Pará.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Dark blue in Muay Thai

Favorite grappling technique: Armlock

Favorite striking technique: Spinning heel kick