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Amanda Nunes Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 21-5-0

Amanda Lourenço Nunes was born on May 30, 1988 in Pojuca, a small town outside of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, as a daughter of Ivete and Sindoval Nunes. She has two older sisters, Valdirene and Vanessa. After her parents split up when she was 4, Nunes and her sisters remained with their mother. To support the family as a single parent, Mrs. Ivete sold hot-dogs, sweets and beauty products alongside her regular job as a school administrative assistant. According to Nunes, her father initially disapproved of her fighting career due to the fact that she's a woman, but nowadays he supports her.

Last Fight: Julianna Pena
Age: 33
Height 5'8"
Weight 135 lbs
Nick Name: "Lioness"
Nationality: Brazil
Association: American Top Team
21 Wins
KO / TKO
13
61%
Submission
4
19%
Decisions
4
19%
5 Losses
KO / TKO
2
40%
Submission
2
40%
Decisions
1
20%

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Reach 69 in (175 cm)
Team Team Carvalho (2003–2012) AMA Fight Club (2010–2012) MMA Masters (2012–2014) American Top Team (2014–2022)
Rank Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Daniel Valverde Brown belt in Judo
Years active 2008–present (MMA)
Spouse Nina Nunes
Children 1

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FAQ's

Amanda Nunes next fight?
Amanda Nunes has 2 possible matchups with Kayla Harrison opening odds at +250, Julianna Pena opening odds at +210,
Amanda Nunes last fight?
Amanda Nunes lost her last fight against Julianna Pena by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) on Dec. 11, 2021 at UFC 269 - Oliveira vs. Poirier.
Is Amanda Nunes retired?
Amanda Nunes last fought Julianna Pena 5 months and 8 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Amanda Nunes?
Amanda Nunes has a 80% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 55% of her fights.
Out of the 20 fights we have recorded, her opening odds average is a -453 favorite, and out of 11 favored matches, she has won 72% of them.
As an underdog she has been in 9 matches, with a win rate of 88% and an odds average of +165.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 20 of Amanda Nunes betting fights, you would have made $1086.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of her opponents, you would have lost $725.
Where is Amanda Nunes from?
Amanda Nunes is from Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.
Has Amanda Nunes ever been knocked out?
Amanda Nunes has lost 2 times by KO/TKO. She was last defeated by TKO (Elbows and Punches) from Cat Zingano on Sep. 27, 2014 at UFC 178 - Johnson vs. Cariaso
How long has Amanda Nunes been fighting?
Amanda Nunes has been fighting for a period of 13 years 8 months and 3 days, her first fight was on Mar. 08, 2008 at Prime - MMA Championship 2. She has accumalated roughly 3 hours, 21 minutes and 59 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Julianna Pena UFC 269 - Oliveira vs. Poirier
Dec/11/2021
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Marc Goddard 2 3:26
win Megan Anderson UFC 259 - Blachowicz vs. Adesanya
Mar/06/2021
Submission (Reverse Triangle Armbar) Jason Herzog 1 2:03
win Felicia Spencer UFC 250 - Nunes vs. Spencer
Jun/06/2020
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 5 5:00
win Germaine de Randamie UFC 245 - Usman vs. Covington
Dec/14/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Keith Peterson 5 5:00
win Holly Holm UFC 239 - Jones vs. Santos
Jul/06/2019
TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Marc Goddard 1 4:10
win Cristiane Justino UFC 232 - Jones vs. Gustafsson 2
Dec/29/2018
KO (Punch) Marc Goddard 1 0:51
win Raquel Pennington UFC 224 - Nunes vs. Pennington
May/12/2018
TKO (Elbows and Punches) Marc Goddard 5 2:36
win Valentina Shevchenko UFC 215 - Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2
Sep/09/2017
Decision (Split) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Ronda Rousey UFC 207 - Nunes vs. Rousey
Dec/30/2016
TKO (Punches) Herb Dean 1 0:48
win Miesha Tate UFC 200 - Tate vs. Nunes
Jul/09/2016
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Herb Dean 1 3:16
win Valentina Shevchenko UFC 196 - McGregor vs. Diaz
Mar/05/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Sara McMann UFC Fight Night 73 - Teixeira vs. St. Preux
Aug/08/2015
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) John McCarthy 1 2:53
win Shayna Baszler UFC Fight Night 62 - Maia vs. LaFlare
Mar/21/2015
TKO (Leg Kick) Mario Yamasaki 1 1:56
loss Cat Zingano UFC 178 - Johnson vs. Cariaso
Sep/27/2014
TKO (Elbows and Punches) Jason Herzog 3 1:21
win Germaine de Randamie UFC Fight Night 31 - Fight for the Troops 3
Nov/06/2013
TKO (Elbows) Herb Dean 1 3:56
win Sheila Gaff UFC 163 - Aldo vs. Korean Zombie
Aug/03/2013
TKO (Punches and Elbows) Herb Dean 1 2:08
loss Sarah D'Alelio Invicta FC 4 - Esparza vs. Hyatt
Jan/05/2013
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Raquel Canuto Invicta FC 2 - Baszler vs. McMann
Jul/28/2012
Technical Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) John McCarthy 1 2:24
loss Alexis Davis Strikeforce - Barnett vs. Kharitonov
Sep/10/2011
TKO (Punches) Greg Franklin 2 4:53
win Julia Budd Strikeforce - Challengers 13
Jan/07/2011
KO (Punches) Jeff Mackens 1 0:14
win Ediane Gomes BC - Bitetti Combat 6
Feb/25/2010
TKO (Punches) Pablo Rex 2 3:00
win Vanessa Porto Samurai FC 2 - Warrior's Return
Dec/12/2009
TKO (Corner Stoppage) Fabio Noguchi 2 5:00
win Deise Lee Rocha Samurai FC - Samurai Fight Combat
Sep/12/2009
TKO (Punches) 1 1:08
win Nadja Nadja Prime - MMA Championship 3
Jul/01/2008
TKO (Punches) 1 0:10
win Paty Barbosa DF - Demo Fight 3
May/24/2008
TKO (Corner Stoppage) 1 0:11
loss Ana Maria Prime - MMA Championship 2
Mar/08/2008
Submission (Armbar) 1 0:35