Glover Teixeira

32 7
Wins Losses
Birth date October 28, 1979 (age 41)
Birth place Sobrália, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Reach 76 in (1.93 m)
#1 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

WIN
Glover Teixeira
UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Teixeira
Nov 7, 2020
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 1:49
WIN
Glover Teixeira
UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira
May 13, 2020
TKO (punches)
R5 – 1:04
WIN
Glover Teixeira
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Gaethje
Sep 14, 2019
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Ion Cuțelaba
UFC Fight Night: Jacaré vs. Hermansson
Apr 27, 2019
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 3:37
WIN
Glover Teixeira #11
Karl Roberson
UFC Fight Night: Cejudo vs. Dillashaw
Jan 19, 2019
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R1 – 3:21
LOSS
Glover Teixeira #3
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith
Jul 22, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira #3
UFC on Fox: Lawler vs. dos Anjos
Dec 16, 2017
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:45
LOSS
Glover Teixeira #2
UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira
May 28, 2017
KO (punches)
R5 – 1:07
WIN
Glover Teixeira #3
UFC 208
Feb 11, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Glover Teixeira #2
UFC 202
Aug 20, 2016
KO (punch)
R1 – 0:13
WIN
Glover Teixeira #4
UFC on Fox: Teixeira vs. Evans
Apr 16, 2016
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:48
WIN
Glover Teixeira #4
UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson 3
Nov 7, 2015
TKO (punches)
R2 – 1:12
WIN
Glover Teixeira #4
UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux
Aug 8, 2015
Technical Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 3:10
LOSS
Glover Teixeira #4
UFC 179
Oct 25, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Glover Teixeira #2
UFC 172
Apr 26, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira #2
UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader
Sep 4, 2013
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:55
WIN
Glover Teixeira
James Te-Huna
UFC 160
May 25, 2013
Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 2:38
WIN
Glover Teixeira
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Dodson
Jan 26, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
UFC 153
Oct 13, 2012
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R2 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Kyle Kingsbury
UFC 146
May 26, 2012
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R1 – 1:53
WIN
Glover Teixeira
MMA Against Dengue
Nov 27, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:58
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Marvin Eastman
Shooto Brasil: Fight for BOPE
Aug 25, 2011
KO (punch)
R1 – 4:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Antonio Mendes
Shooto Brazil 24
Aug 5, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 4:06
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Márcio Cruz
Fight Club 1: Brazilian Stars
Jul 20, 2011
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:21
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Simão Melo
Shooto Brazil 23
Jun 4, 2011
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:49
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Daniel Tabera
Bitetti Combat 8: 100 anos do Corinthians
Dec 4, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Marko Peselj
Impact FC 2
Jul 18, 2010
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:01
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Tiago Tosato
Bitetti Combat MMA 7
May 28, 2010
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:27
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Joaquim Ferreira
Bitetti Combat MMA 6
Feb 25, 2010
TKO (corner stoppage)
R2 – 1:30
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Leonardo Lucio Nascimento
Bitetti Combat MMA 4
Sep 12, 2009
Technical Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 3:11
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Buckley Acosta
PFC 7.5: New Blood
Feb 20, 2008
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Jorge Oliveira
PFC 6: No Retreat, No Surrender
Jan 17, 2008
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:05
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou
WEC 24
Oct 12, 2006
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:41
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Jack Morrison
WEC 22
Jul 28, 2006
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:27
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Carlton Jones
WEC 20
May 5, 2006
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:57
LOSS
Glover Teixeira
Ed Herman
SF 9: Respect
Mar 26, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Justin Ellison
SF 5: Stadium
Aug 28, 2004
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Glover Teixeira
Matt Horwich
SF 3: Dome
Apr 17, 2004
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Glover Teixeira
Eric Schwartz
WEC 3
Jun 7, 2002
TKO (punches and elbows)
R2 – 3:33