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Rousimar Palhares Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 19-11-1

Palhares grew up in abject poverty in the Brazilian countryside. He recalls working in the fields to help support his family as young as age seven and said that there were times where there was not enough food for everyone. He eventually had to leave his shanty and move underneath a local bridge in a tent city slum. Palhares began training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu at the age of 15, before moving to Rio de Janeiro to compete professionally.

Last Fight: Ibragim Magomedov
Age: 42
Height 5'8"
Weight 170 lbs
Nick Name: "Toquinho"
Nationality: Brazil
Association: Team Nogueira
19 Wins
KO / TKO
0
0%
Submission
16
84%
Decisions
3
15%
11 Losses
KO / TKO
8
72%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
3
27%

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Reach 71 in (180 cm)
Stance Orthodox
Team Pantera Negra (formerly) Brazilian Top Team (2005–2013) Team Nogueira (2013–present)
Rank 2nd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Murilo Bustamante 1st degree black belt in Luta Livre
Years active 2006–present

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Rousimar Palhares next fight?
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Rousimar Palhares last fight?
Rousimar Palhares lost his last fight against Ibragim Magomedov by TKO (Punches) on Jun. 17, 2022 at ACA 140 - Reznikov vs. Ramos.
Is Rousimar Palhares retired?
Rousimar Palhares last fought Ibragim Magomedov 3 months and 16 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Rousimar Palhares?
Rousimar Palhares has a 63% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 61% of his fights.
Out of the 18 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -348 favorite, and out of 11 favored matches, he has won 72% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 7 matches, with a win rate of 57% and an odds average of +177.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 18 of Rousimar Palhares betting fights, you would have made $204.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $219.
Where is Rousimar Palhares from?
Rousimar Palhares is from Dores do Indaia, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Has Rousimar Palhares ever been knocked out?
Rousimar Palhares has lost 8 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by TKO (Punches) from Ibragim Magomedov on Jun. 17, 2022 at ACA 140 - Reznikov vs. Ramos
How long has Rousimar Palhares been fighting?
Rousimar Palhares has been fighting for a period of 18 years 7 days, his first fight was on May. 10, 2004 at BFC - Banni Fight Combat 2. He has accumalated roughly 2 hours, 53 minutes and 17 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Ibragim Magomedov ACA 140 - Reznikov vs. Ramos
Jun/17/2022
TKO (Punches) Gerikhan Shibilov 1 2:09
loss Georgy Kichigin Russian Cagefighting Championship - RCC 5
Dec/15/2018
TKO (Punches) Michael Wachter 1 3:53
loss Aliaskhab Khizriev FNG - Fight Nights Global 85
Mar/30/2018
KO (Punches) Jan Vobornik 1 0:58
draw Shamil Amirov FNG - Fight Nights Global 73
Sep/04/2017
Draw (Overturned by Promoter) Magomed Sultanakhmedov 3 5:00
win Alexei Ivanov FNG - Fight Nights Global 70
Jul/07/2017
Submission (Heel Hook) Jan Vobornik 1 0:37
loss Michal Materla KSW 36 - Materla vs. Palhares
Oct/01/2016
KO (Punch) Tomasz Bronder 2 1:27
loss Emil Meek Venator FC 3 - Palhares vs. Meek
May/21/2016
KO (Punches and Elbows) Lorenzo Spoto 1 0:45
win Jake Shields WSOF 22 - Palhares vs. Shields
Aug/01/2015
Submission (Kimura) Steve Mazzagatti 3 2:02
win Jon Fitch WSOF 16 - Palhares vs. Fitch
Dec/13/2014
Submission (Kneebar) Edward Collantes 1 1:30
win Steve Carl WSOF 9 - Carl vs. Palhares
Mar/29/2014
Submission (Inverted Heel Hook) Yves Lavigne 1 1:09
win Mike Pierce UFC Fight Night 29 - Maia vs. Shields
Oct/09/2013
Submission (Heel Hook) Keith Peterson 1 0:31
loss Hector Lombard UFC on FX 6 - Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson
Dec/15/2012
KO (Punches) Marc Goddard 1 3:38
loss Alan Belcher UFC on Fox 3 - Diaz vs. Miller
May/05/2012
TKO (Punches and Elbows) Dan Miragliotta 1 4:18
win Mike Massenzio UFC 142 - Aldo vs. Mendes
Jan/14/2012
Submission (Heel Hook) Leon Roberts 1 1:03
win Dan Miller UFC 134 - Silva vs. Okami
Aug/27/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win David Branch UFC Live 3 - Sanchez vs. Kampmann
Mar/03/2011
Submission (Heel Hook) Mario Yamasaki 2 1:44
loss Nate Marquardt UFC Fight Night 22 - Marquardt vs. Palhares
Sep/15/2010
TKO (Punches) Herb Dean 1 3:28
win Tomasz Drwal UFC 111 - St. Pierre vs. Hardy
Mar/27/2010
Submission (Heel Hook) Kevin Mulhall 1 0:45
win Lucio Linhares UFC 107 - Penn vs. Sanchez
Dec/12/2009
Submission (Heel Hook) Greg Franklin 2 3:21
win Jeremy Horn UFC 93 - Franklin vs. Henderson
Jan/17/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Leon Roberts 3 5:00
loss Dan Henderson UFC 88 - Breakthrough
Sep/06/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Ivan Salaverry UFC 84 - Ill Will
May/24/2008
Submission (Armbar) Mario Yamasaki 1 2:36
win Daniel Acacio Fury FC 5 - Final Conflict
Dec/06/2007
Submission (Heel Hook) 1 1:22
win Fabio Nascimento Fury FC 5 - Final Conflict
Dec/06/2007
Submission (Heel Hook) 1 2:45
win Flavio Luiz Moura Fury FC 4 - High Voltage
Aug/04/2007
Submission (Ankle Lock) 1 1:21
win Helio Dipp Jr. FF - Floripa Fight 3
Mar/10/2007
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:40
win Claudio Mattos SS 12 - Storm Samurai 12
Nov/25/2006
Submission (Heel Hook) 1 0:15
loss Arthur Cesar Jacintho RMMAC - Rio MMA Challenge 2
Jun/21/2006
Decision (Majority) 3 5:00
win Renan Moraes GFC 1 - Gold Fighters Championship
May/20/2006
Submission (Armbar) 1 N/A
win Bruno Bastos FF - Floripa Fight 2
Apr/29/2006
Decision (Split) 3 5:00
loss Leandro Silva BFC - Banni Fight Combat 2
May/10/2004
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00