Maurício Rua

"Shogun"
27 12 1
Wins Losses Draws
Birth date November 25, 1981 (age 38)
Birth place Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Reach 76 in (1.93 m)
Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 255
Nov 21, 2020
TKO (submission to punches)
R2 – 3:36
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC on ESPN: Whittaker vs. Till
Jul 26, 2020
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
DRAW
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Jacaré
Nov 16, 2019
Draw (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: dos Santos vs. Tuivasa
Dec 2, 2018
TKO (punches)
R3 – 0:43
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith
Jul 22, 2018
KO (elbow and punches)
R1 – 1:29
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum
Mar 11, 2017
TKO (punches)
R3 – 0:59
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 198
May 14, 2016
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 190
Aug 1, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Saint Preux
Nov 8, 2014
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:34
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Henderson 2
Mar 23, 2014
KO (punch)
R3 – 1:31
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Bigfoot
Dec 7, 2013
KO (punch)
R1 – 1:03
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen
Aug 17, 2013
Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 4:47
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz
Dec 8, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Brandon Vera
UFC on Fox: Shogun vs. Vera
Aug 4, 2012
TKO (punches)
R4 – 4:09
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 139
Nov 19, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 134
Aug 27, 2011
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:53
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 128
Mar 19, 2011
TKO (punches and knees)
R3 – 2:37
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 113
May 8, 2010
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:35
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 104
Oct 24, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 97
Apr 18, 2009
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:28
WIN
Mauricio Rua
UFC 93
Jan 17, 2009
TKO (punches)
R3 – 4:36
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
UFC 76
Sep 22, 2007
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 4:45
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE 33
Feb 24, 2007
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:37
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Kazuhiro Nakamura
PRIDE Shockwave 2006
Dec 31, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE 32
Oct 21, 2006
Submission (kneebar)
R1 – 2:35
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Cyrille Diabaté
PRIDE Final Conflict Absolute
Sep 10, 2006
TKO (stomps)
R1 – 5:29
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE 31
Feb 26, 2006
TKO (dislocated arm)
R1 – 0:49
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE Final Conflict 2005
Aug 28, 2005
TKO (punches)
R1 – 6:42
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Ricardo Arona
PRIDE Final Conflict 2005
Aug 28, 2005
KO (punches)
R1 – 2:54
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE Critical Countdown 2005
Jun 26, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Mauricio Rua
PRIDE Total Elimination 2005
Apr 23, 2005
TKO (soccer kicks)
R1 – 4:47
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Hiromitsu Kanehara
PRIDE 29
Feb 20, 2005
TKO (stomp)
R1 – 1:40
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Yasuhito Namekawa
PRIDE Bushido 5
Oct 14, 2004
TKO (punches)
R1 – 6:02
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Akihiro Gono
PRIDE Bushido 2
Feb 15, 2004
TKO (soccer kicks)
R1 – 9:04
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Akira Shoji
PRIDE Bushido 1
Oct 5, 2003
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:47
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Erik Wanderley
IFC: Global Domination
Sep 6, 2003
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:54
LOSS
Mauricio Rua
IFC: Global Domination
Sep 6, 2003
Submission (guillotine choke)
R3 – 3:07
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Evangelista Santos
Meca World Vale Tudo 9
Aug 1, 2003
TKO (punches)
R1 – 9:22
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Angelo de Oliveira
Meca World Vale Tudo 8
May 16, 2003
TKO (soccer kicks)
R1 – 0:55
WIN
Mauricio Rua
Rafael Freitas
Meca World Vale Tudo 7
Nov 8, 2002
KO (head kick)
R1 – 4:00