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Ligero Division

Activo

"Iron"

Nikolas Motta

Ligero Division

1-1-0 (W-L-D)

0

Fight Win Streak

8

Wins by Knockout

Nikolas Motta

athlete record

Resultados del evento

Info

Learn more about Nikolas Motta's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Activo
Ciudad natal
Governador Valadares, Brasil
Trenes en
Factory X
Estilo de lucha
Kickboxer
Años
29
Alto
69.00
Peso
154.50
Debut del octágono
Sep. 18, 2021
Alcance
70.50
Alcance de la pierna
37.00

Fighter Facts

  • Team Anderson on TUF Brazil 4
     
  • On three-fight winning streak
     
  • Eight wins by KO
     
  • Six first-round finishes
     
  • Holds 2018 KO win over UFC vet Joe Solecki

 

UFC History

UFC Fight Night (9/18/21) Debut

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 4
Episode nine
(11/10/20) Motta won a three round unanimous decision over Joseph Lowry

The Ultimate Fighter Brazil, Season 4
On episode six
(Quarterfinals), Motta was submitted by Glaico Franca via rear naked choke in the second round
On episode two, Motta won a three round unanimous decision over Alexandre Cidade

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? 13 years old. 
What ranks and titles have you held? Cage Fury lightweight champion
Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ
What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? My whole life, all I do is for this. It means my life.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I had the option to go and my family wanted me to go, but I choose to chase my dream.
What was your job before you started fighting? I’ve always been training and fighting since I was a kid. And I left home after high school to be a pro MMA fighter. 
Favorite grappling technique: Submission 
Favorite Striking technique: KO