Glover Teixeira

MMA Record: 32-7-0

Glover Teixeira is a 42 year old Male fighter from Brazil with a 32-7-0 pro MMA record. Teixeira is scheduled to fight Jan Błachowicz at UFC 267 on Saturday October 30, 2021 in a Light Heavyweight bout.

Glover Teixeira has 32 wins with a 85% finish rate, including 17 by knockout, 10 by submission, 5 by decision.

Glover Teixeira is currently riding a 5 fight win streak.

Glover Teixeira's Next Fight

Glover Teixeira is set to face Jan Błachowicz at UFC 267 on 2021-10-30

Bio Stats

  • Age 42
  • Reach 76' (193 cm)
  • Height 74' (188 cm)
  • Country Brazil

Fighting Stats

  • Recent form WWWWW
  • Win breakdown 17 KO • 10 SUB • 5 DEC
  • Finish rate 85%
  • Loss breakdown 3 KO • 0 SUB • 4 DEC

Glover Teixeira's Record Analysis


Glover Teixeira full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Organization
Win 31-7-0 Thiago Santos SUB R3 1:49 UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Teixeira 2020-11-07 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 30-7-0 Anthony Smith KO/TKO R5 1:04 UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira 2020-05-13 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 29-7-0 Nikita Krylov DEC R3 5:00 UFC on ESPN+ 16: Cowboy vs. Gaethje 2019-09-14 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 28-7-0 Ion Cutelaba SUB R2 3:37 UFC on ESPN+ 8: Jacare vs. Hermansson 2019-04-27 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 27-7-0 Karl Roberson SUB R1 3:21 UFC on ESPN+ 1: Cejudo vs. Dillashaw 2019-01-19 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss 27-6-0 Corey Anderson DEC R3 5:00 UFC Fight Night 134: Shogun vs. Smith 2018-07-22 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 26-6-0 Misha Cirkunov KO/TKO R1 2:45 UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. Dos Anjos 2017-12-16 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss 26-5-0 Alexander Gustafsson KO/TKO R5 1:07 UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira 2017-05-28 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 25-5-0 Jared Cannonier DEC R3 5:00 UFC 208: Holm vs. de Randamie 2017-02-11 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss 25-4-0 Anthony Johnson KO/TKO R1 0:13 UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 2016-08-20 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 24-4-0 Rashad Evans KO/TKO R1 1:48 UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs. Evans 2016-04-16 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 23-4-0 Patrick Cummins KO/TKO R2 1:12 UFC Fight Night 77: Belfort vs. Henderson 3 2015-11-07 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 22-4-0 Ovince St. Preux SUB R3 3:10 UFC Fight Night 73: Teixeira vs. St. Preux 2015-08-08 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss 22-3-0 Phil Davis DEC R3 5:00 UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 2014-10-25 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss 22-2-0 Jon Jones DEC R5 5:00 UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira 2014-04-26 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 21-2-0 Ryan Bader KO/TKO R1 2:55 UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader 2013-09-04 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 20-2-0 James Te Huna SUB R1 2:38 UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Silva 2 2013-05-25 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 19-2-0 Quinton Jackson DEC R3 5:00 UFC on FOX 6: Johnson vs. Dodson 2013-01-26 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 18-2-0 Fábio Maldonado KO/TKO R2 5:00 UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar 2012-10-13 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 17-2-0 Kyle Kingsbury SUB R1 1:53 UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir 2012-05-26 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win 16-2-0 Ricco Rodriguez SUB R1 1:58 Regional circuit 2011-11-27
Win 15-2-0 Marvin Eastman KO/TKO R1 4:00 Shooto Brazil 25: Fight For B.O.P.E. 2011-08-25 Light Heavyweight SB
Win 14-2-0 Antonio Mendes SUB R1 4:06 Shooto Brazil 24: Teixeira vs. Mendes 2011-08-05 Catchweight SB
Win 13-2-0 Marcio Cruz KO/TKO R2 4:21 Regional circuit 2011-07-20
Win 12-2-0 Simão Melo KO/TKO R1 1:49 Regional circuit 2011-06-04 SB
Win 11-2-0 Daniel Tabera DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2010-12-04 BC
Win 10-2-0 Marko Peseli KO/TKO R1 2:55 Impact FC 2: The Uprising - Sydney 2010-07-17 Light Heavyweight IFC
Win 9-2-0 Tiago Mônaco KO/TKO R1 1:27 Regional circuit 2010-05-28 BC
Win 8-2-0 Joaquim Ferreira KO/TKO R2 1:30 Regional circuit 2010-02-25 BC
Win 7-2-0 Leonardo Nascimento SUB R1 3:11 Regional circuit 2009-09-12 BC
Win 6-2-0 Buckley Acosta KO/TKO R1 1:00 Regional circuit 2008-03-20 PFC
Win 5-2-0 Jorge Oliveira KO/TKO R1 0:05 Regional circuit 2008-01-17 PFC
Win 4-2-0 Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou KO/TKO R1 1:41 WEC 24: Full Force 2006-10-12 Light Heavyweight WEC
Win 3-2-0 Jack Morrison SUB R1 1:27 WEC 22: The Hitman 2006-07-28 Light Heavyweight WEC
Win 2-2-0 Carlton Jones KO/TKO R1 1:57 WEC 20: Cinco de Mayhem 2006-05-05 Light Heavyweight WEC
Loss 2-1-0 Ed Herman DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2005-03-26 SF
Win 1-1-0 Justin Ellison KO/TKO R1 Regional circuit 2004-08-28 SF
Win 0-1-0 Matt Horwich DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2004-04-17 SF
Loss 0-0-0 Eric Schwartz KO/TKO R2 3:33 WEC 3: All or Nothing 2002-06-07 WEC
Glover Teixeira MMA Record: 32-7-0

Glover Teixeira's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Glover Teixeira

Glover Teixeira's MMA career highlights

Glover Teixeira's Professional MMA debut

Teixeira made his professional debut against Eric Schwartz on June 7, 2002, fighting on the main card of WEC 3: All or Nothing.

He lost his first MMA fight, losing to Eric Schwartz who carried a 1-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Glover Teixeira lost to Eric Schwartz by KO/TKO at 3:33 of Round 2.

Glover Teixeira's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Teixeira made his debut in the UFC against Kyle Kingsbury on May 26, 2012, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir having compiled a 17-2-0 professional MMA record.

Glover Teixeira beat Kyle Kingsbury by Submission at 1:53 of Round 1.

Since his debut, Teixeira has gone on to fight a total of 20 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 15-5-0.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship loss to Jon Jones

Teixeira lost his 1st light heavyweight title challenge, losing to Jon Jones on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira.

Glover Teixeira lost to Jon Jones by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.

When was Glover Teixeira's last win?

Teixeira's last win came against Thiago Santos at UFC Fight Night on Saturday November 7, 2020. Glover Teixeira beat Thiago Santos by Submission at 1:49 of Round 3.

Who is Glover Teixeira's next opponent?

Teixeira is scheduled to fight Jan Błachowicz at UFC 267 on Saturday October 30, 2021.

When was Glover Teixeira's last loss?

Teixeira's last loss came against Corey Anderson at UFC Fight Night 134 on Sunday July 22, 2018. Glover Teixeira lost to Corey Anderson by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

How many UFC fights has Glover Teixeira had?

Teixeira has fought 20 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 15-5-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Glover Teixeira have?

Teixeira has knocked out 17 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Glover Teixeira have?

Teixeira has submitted 10 opponents.

How many times has Glover Teixeira been knocked out?

Teixeira has been knocked out 3 times.

How many times has Glover Teixeira been submitted?

Teixeira has never been submitted.