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"Claudinha"
Claudia Gadelha
#6 Women's Strawweight Division • 18-5-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 2
    Wins by Knockout
  • 7
    Wins by Submission
  • 8
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 42% 42%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
470
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1114
Grappling accuracy 47% 47%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
31
Takedowns Attempted
70
3.17
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.38
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
3.34
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.81
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
58
%
Sig. Str. Defense
59
%
Takedown Defense
0.10
Knockdown Ratio
14:48
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
357 (76%)
Clinch
59 (13%)
Ground
54 (11%)

Sig. Str. by target

85% 400 Head 12% 55 Body 3% 15 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
2 (12%)
DEC
8 (47%)
SUB
7 (41%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Mossoro, Brazil
Trains at
Nova Uniao - Rio de Janeiro
Fighting style
Jiu-Jitsu
Age
31
Height
64.00
Weight
115.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 16, 2014
Reach
63.50
Leg reach
32.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I fell in love with jiu-jitsu when I was very young

What ranks and titles have you held? Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Andre Pederneiras, TUF 23 coach

Do you have any heroes? My Father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream coming true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes. I went to Law School

What was your job before you started fighting? I started fighting very young and this helped me to pay for college.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? BJJ 3x World Champion at Brown belt
Favorite grappling technique:  Rear Naked Choke
Favorite Striking technique: Uppercut