Matheus Nicolau is a 30 year old Male fighter from Brazil with a 19-2-1 pro MMA record.
Nicolau most recently fought Matt Schnell at UFC Fight Night on Saturday December 3, 2022.
Matheus Nicolau beat Matt Schnell by KO/TKO at 1:44 of Round 2
in the Flyweight division.
Matheus Nicolau has 19 wins with a 48% finish rate, including 5 by knockout, 6 by submission, 10 by decision.
Matheus Nicolau is currently riding a 6 fight win streak.
Matheus Nicolau's Last Fight
Win • Matheus Nicolau DEF Matt Schnell by KO/TKO R2 1:44
Matheus Nicolau's last five professional MMA fights
Matheus Nicolau's MMA career highlights
Matheus Nicolau's Professional MMA debut
Nicolau made his professional debut against Pedro Chalita on August 7, 2010, fighting on the regional circuit.
He made a winning start to his career, defeating Pedro Chalita who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.
Matheus Nicolau beat Pedro Chalita by Submission at 1:35 of Round 1.
Matheus Nicolau's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
Nicolau made his debut in the UFC against Bruno Korea on November 7, 2015, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 77: Belfort vs. Henderson 3 having compiled a 10-1-1 professional MMA record.
Matheus Nicolau beat Bruno Korea by Submission at 3:27 of Round 3.
Since his debut, Nicolau has gone on to fight a total of 8 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 7-1-0.
Outside the UFC
After his UFC stint, Nicolau took his next fight at FFC on May 24, 2019, fighting against Alan Gabriel on the co-main event of Future FC 5: Alves vs. Ramos.
Matheus Nicolau beat Alan Gabriel by Submission at 1:18 of Round 1.
Return to Ultimate Fighting Championship
After 2 fights outside of the promotion, Nicolau returned to the UFC on March 13, 2021, fighting against Manel Kape on the main card of UFC Fight Night: Edwards vs. Muhammad.
At the time of his UFC return, his professional MMA record stood at 15-2-1
Matheus Nicolau beat Manel Kape by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.
When was Matheus Nicolau's last win?
Nicolau's last win came against Matt Schnell at UFC Fight Night on Saturday December 3, 2022. Matheus Nicolau beat Matt Schnell by KO/TKO at 1:44 of Round 2.
Who is Matheus Nicolau's next opponent?
Nicolau is not currently booked for any fights.
When was Matheus Nicolau's last loss?
Nicolau's last loss came against Dustin Ortiz at UFC on FOX 30 on Saturday July 28, 2018. Matheus Nicolau lost to Dustin Ortiz by KO/TKO at 3:49 of Round 1.
How many UFC fights has Matheus Nicolau had?
Nicolau has fought 8 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 7-1-0.
How many pro MMA knockouts does Matheus Nicolau have?
Nicolau has knocked out 5 opponents.
How many pro MMA submissions does Matheus Nicolau have?
Nicolau has submitted 6 opponents.
How many times has Matheus Nicolau been knocked out?
Nicolau has been knocked out 2 times.
How many times has Matheus Nicolau been submitted?