Rani Yahya is a 38 year old Male fighter from Brazil with a 28-10-1 pro MMA record.
Yahya most recently fought Kyung Ho Kang at UFC Fight Night on Saturday November 20, 2021.
Rani Yahya beat Kyung Ho Kang by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3
in the Bantamweight division.
Rani Yahya has 28 wins with a 75% finish rate, including 21 by submission, 7 by decision.
Rani Yahya is currently riding a 2 fight win streak.
Rani Yahya's Last Fight
Win • Rani Yahya DEF Kyung Ho Kang by Decision R3 5:00
Yahya made his professional debut against Junior Peba on September 14, 2002, fighting on the regional circuit.
He made a winning start to his career, defeating Junior Peba who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.
Rani Yahya beat Junior Peba by Submission at 1:30 of Round 1.
Rani Yahya's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
Yahya made his debut in the UFC against Mike Brown on January 22, 2011, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 23: Fight for the Troops 2 having compiled a 15-6-0 professional MMA record.
Rani Yahya beat Mike Brown by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.
Since his debut, Yahya has gone on to fight a total of 19 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 13-4-1 with 1 no contest.
The first man to defeat Matthew Lopez
Yahya defeated the previously unbeaten Matthew Lopez on July 13, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 91: McDonald vs. Lineker. Matthew Lopez came into the fight with a 8-0-0 record. Yahya was a +145 betting underdog going into the fight. Rani Yahya beat Matthew Lopez by Submission at 4:19 of Round 3.
When was Rani Yahya's last win?
Yahya's last win came against Kyung Ho Kang at UFC Fight Night on Saturday November 20, 2021. Rani Yahya beat Kyung Ho Kang by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.
Who is Rani Yahya's next opponent?
Yahya is not currently booked for any fights.
When was Rani Yahya's last loss?
Yahya's last loss came against Ricky Simón at UFC 234 on Saturday February 9, 2019. Rani Yahya lost to Ricky Simón by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.
How many UFC fights has Rani Yahya had?
Yahya has fought 19 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 13-4-1 with 1 no contest.
How many pro MMA knockouts does Rani Yahya have?
Yahya has no knockouts on his pro MMA record.
How many pro MMA submissions does Rani Yahya have?