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#14 Women's Strawweight Division

Active

Luana Pinheiro

Women's Strawweight Division

10-1-0 (W-L-D)

8

Fight Win Streak

2

Wins by Knockout

5

Wins by Submission

Luana Pinheiro

athlete record

Event Results

Info

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

Status
Active
Hometown
João Pessoa, Brazil
Fighting style
Judo
Age
29
Height
62.50
Weight
116.00
Octagon Debut
Mar. 27, 2021
Reach
62.50
Leg reach
38.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2016
     
  • On eight-fight winning streak
     
  • Seven first-round finishes
     
  • Two wins by KO, five by submission (2 RNC, guillotine, 2 armbar), one by disqualification

 

UFC History

UFC Fight Night (11/20/21) Luana Pinheiro won a three round unanimous decision over Sam Hughes
UFC 260 (3/27/21) Luana Pinheiro won over Randa Markos via disqualification (illegal kick) at 4:16 of round

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 4
Episode nine
(11/10/20) Pinheiro knocked out Stephanie Frausto at 2:48 of the first round

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? Two years old in Judo because my dad is a judo master.
What ranks and titles have you held? National judo champ, Sul-American judo champ, national wrestling silver medalist, bronze medal in Troféu Brasil Judô
Do you have any heroes? My parents
What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? An accomplishment of my hard work.
What was your job before you started fighting? Fighting was my job since I was a teenager.
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Judo black belt and Jiu-Jitsu purple belt
Favorite grappling technique: Seoi nage
Favorite Striking technique: Left hook