Demian Maia joins exclusive club of 20 wins in UFC

6. 2. 2019

Maia’s 20 victories in UFC competition are the most of any Brazilian fighter in company history.

Demian Maia’s (26-9 MMA, 20-9 UFC) 20 victories in UFC competition are tied with Michael Bisping and Georges St-Pierre for second most in company history behind Donald Cerrone (22).

Maia’s 20 victories in UFC competition are the most of any Brazilian fighter in company history.

Maia improved to 11-5 since he dropped to the UFC welterweight division in July 2012.

Maia’s 10 submission victories in UFC competition are tied with Royce Gracie for second most in company history behind Charles Oliveira (13).

Maia’s eight submission victories via rear-naked choke in UFC competition are most in company history.

Maia is 20-2 in UFC bouts in which he completes at least one takedown. He’s completed at least one takedown against 22 of his 29 UFC opponents.