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Featherweight Division

Lucas Almeida

Featherweight Division

14-3-0 (W-L-D)

9

Wins by Knockout

5

Wins by Submission

9

First Round Finishes

Lucas Almeida

athlete record

Info

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

Place of Birth
Sorocaba, Brazil
Fighting style
Striker
Age
32
Height
71.00
Weight
146.00
Octagon Debut
Jun. 4, 2022
Reach
71.00
Leg reach
41.00
  • Pro since 2014
     
  • Nine wins by KO, five by submission (2 RNC, 2 arm triangle, guillotine)
     
  • Nine first-round finishes
     
  • Has won two of his last four 

UFC 296 (12/16/23) Almeida was stopped by Andre Fili via strikes at 3:32 of the first round 

UFC on ESPN (6/17/23) Almeida was submitted by Pat Sabatini via arm-triangle choke at 1:48 of the second round 

UFC Fight Night (6/4/22) Almeida stopped Michael Trizano via strikes at :55 of the third round

 

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 5

Episode 5 (9/28/21) Almeida lost a three round unanimous decision to Daniel Zellhuber

When and why did you start training for fighting? I used to get involved in fights as a kid, and I have always been interested in fighting sports. I like the challenge. 

What titles have you held? Jungle Fight champion 

Do you have any heroes? My father 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means that all my efforts have been rewarded, the sacrifices I made have paid off and that I have reached the top. 

What was your job before you started fighting? I used to work in a car wash. 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Kickboxing black belt, Muay Thai black belt, jiu-jitsu black belt 

Favorite grappling technique: Single leg

Favorite Striking technique: Knee strike and straight punch