Paulo Henrique Costa

Paulo "The Eraser" Henrique Costa

First Name: Paulo Last Name: Henrique Costa
Nickname: The Eraser
Date of Birth: Apr 21, 1991 Age: 32
Weight: 83.9 Height: 182.9
Reach: 0.0
Location: Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Hometown: Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Fighting Styles:
Affiliations: Caveirinha Jiu-Jitsu Family
Fight Stats
Record 14 - 3 Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 17 fights Professional Fights 17 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 12 years
Days Last Fought 14 days Rounds Fought 31 rounds
Finish Wins 12 finishes Finish Losses 1 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 85 % Finish Loss Percentage 33 %
Knockout Wins 1 KOs Knockout Losses 0 KO losses
TKO Wins 10 TKOs TKO Losses 1 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 78 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 33 %
Submission Wins 1 subs Submission Losses 0 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 7 % Submission Loss Percentage 0 %
Decision Wins 2 decision wins Decision Losses 2 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 14 % Decision Loss Percentage 66 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 2 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 2 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 0 SD wins Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Professional Fights

Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(14 - 2)

UFC 298

February 17, 2024 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

Honda Center, Anaheim, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Robert Whittaker
Win

Robert Whittaker

(23 - 8)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(13 - 2)

UFC 278

August 20, 2022 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Luke Rockhold
Loss

Luke Rockhold

(16 - 5)
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 1)

UFC Fight Night 196

October 23, 2021 Saturday
1 PM ET / 10 AM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Marvin Vettori
Win

Marvin Vettori

(18 - 6 - 1)
Paulo Costa
Loss

Paulo Costa

(13 - 0)

UFC 253

September 26, 2020 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Flash Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

TKO (Punches and Elbows) Round: 2 Time: 3:59

Israel Adesanya
Win

Israel Adesanya

(19 - 1)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(12 - 0)

UFC 241

August 17, 2019 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

Honda Center, Anaheim, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Yoel Romero
Loss

Yoel Romero

(13 - 3)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(11 - 0)

UFC 226

July 07, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:38

Uriah Hall
Loss

Uriah Hall

(17 - 8)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(10 - 0)

UFC 217

November 04, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:23

Johny Hendricks
Loss

Johny Hendricks

(18 - 7)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(9 - 0)

UFC 212

June 03, 2017 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

HSBC Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:06

Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(8 - 0)

UFC Fight Night 106

March 11, 2017 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Northeast Olympic Training Center, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:17

Garreth McLellan
Loss

Garreth McLellan

(13 - 5)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(7 - 0)

JF - Jungle Fight 90

September 03, 2016 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Mauro Pinheiro Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

KO (Punch) Round: 1 Time: 3:25

Adriano Balbi
Loss

Adriano Balbi

(11 - 2)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(6 - 0)

JF 87 - Jungle Fight 87

May 21, 2016 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 2:40

Eduardo Ramon
Loss

Eduardo Ramon

(11 - 1)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(5 - 0)

JF - Jungle Fight 84

December 05, 2015 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Clube Sirio, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:17

Bruno Assis
Loss

Bruno Assis

(4 - 0)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(4 - 0)

Face to Face 11

April 24, 2015 Friday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Ribalta Events Center, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:37

Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(3 - 0)

Face to Face 9

December 19, 2014 Friday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Ribalta Events Center, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 1 Time: 5:00

Gerson Silva
Loss

Gerson Silva

(8 - 7)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(2 - 0)

BH Fight - MMA Grand Prix

November 01, 2013 Friday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

BH Fight Academy, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:26

Fabio Cyborg
Loss

Fabio Cyborg

(DEBUT)
Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(1 - 0)

MMA Championship 2

June 15, 2013 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Teofilo Otoni Sports Square, Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil

TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:32

Paulo Costa
Win

Paulo Costa

(DEBUT)

MMA Total Combat - Santa Luzia

February 25, 2012 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Santa Luzia Sports Gymnasium, Santa Luzia, Minas Gerais, Brazil

TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:08

Teo Esteves
Loss

Teo Esteves

(DEBUT)