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Paulo Costa Net Worth 2022, Career Earnings, Salary

Paulo Costa net worth

Paulo Costa net worth in 2022 is estimated to be around $1.2 million, Paulo Costa has made most of his wealth and fortune by fighting for UFC and other MMA promotions.

Paulo Costa is currently competing in middleweight division of UFC. 13-2-0 is the current MMA record of Paulo Costa.

His highest payday was at UFC 253 when he fought Middleweight champ Israel Adesanya. He was paid whooping $1,230,000 for this fight.

Fighet NamePaulo Costa
Paulo Costa Net Worth$1.2 Million
MMA Record13-2-0
Weight205 lbs
Height6′ 1″
Reach72″
StanceOrthodox
NationalityBrazilian
Nickname Apr 21, 1991
About Paulo Costa Net Worth

Paulo Costa Career Earnings

paulo costa net worth 2022
paulo costa net worth 2022

It is estimated that Paulo Costa has made more than $1,712,167 throughout his fight career in MMA.

Paulo Costa Vs. Marvin Vettori

Even after weighing significantly higher than his opponent, Paulo was defeated by Marvin Vettori by unanimous decision.

Paulo Costa was paid $126,000, Which included his base salary of $120,000 and sponsorship money of $6,000.

Paulo Costa Vs. Israel Adesanya

Paulo Costa was defeated by Adesanya by TKO in round number two, he was paid $1,230,000.

This was his highest payday which included base salary of $350,000, and $850,000 as a PPV bonus.

Paulo Costa Vs. Yoel Romero

Paulo Costa defeated Yoel Romero by unanimous decision in three round war.

For this fight he was paid $174,000, Which included his base salary of $60,000 and $60,000 as a fight win bonus along with $50,000 performance bonus.

Paulo Costa Vs. Uriah Hall

Paulo Costa defeated Uriah Hall by TKO in round number two.

He was paid $164,000 for this fight, Which included his base salary of $55,000 and fight win bonus of $55,000.

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UFC 217: Paulo Costa Vs. Johny Hendricks

Costa defeated defeated Johny Hendricks by KO in round number two. He made $49,167 for this fight.

He was given his basic salary of $28,000 along with fight win bonus of $28,000.

UFC 212: Paulo Costa Vs. Oluwale Bamgbose

Paulo Costa defeated Oluwale by KO in round number two, Where he was paid $72,500 for this fight.

$10,000 was his base salary and he was also given $10,000 as fight win bonus.

Paulo Costa Vs. Garreth Mclellan

As usual Costa defeated Garreth McLellan by KO in round number one.

He overpowered Garereth McLellan in round number one with his high power fury of punches.

Paulo Costa Early Life

paulo costa early life
paulo costa early life

Paulo Costa is the son of Carlos Roberto and Maria Augusta, He was born in 1991 at Brazil.

His brother Carlos Costa is one of his MMA coaches who encouraged him to become MMA fighter.

As a child he used to involve in many street fights, As a interest he started training muy thai at the age of thirteen.

At the age of 17 he left his training because his father died of throat cancer. He returned after couple of years to pursue MMA career.

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Ultimate Fighting Championship Journey Of Paulo Costa

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paulo costa ufc

In 2022, Paulo made his first ever MMA appearance in his home country brazil. Over next year he secured record of 8–0 with 7 knockouts and 1 submission.

Paulo entered UFC from Ultimate Fighter brazil, Where he defeated José Roberto via submission in round number one.

He was coached by UFC veteran Wanderlei Silva, He lost his next fight by split decision.

Later, on 11 March 2017, at UFC Fight Night 106 Costa made his first ever UFC appearance Garreth McLellan. He finished him by KO in first round and his UFC journey started from that KO.

Paulo Costa Personal Life

paulo costa girlfriend wife
Paulo costa girlfriend wife

Tamara Alves is openly said longtime girlfriend of UFC fighter Paulo Costa. She is also a fitness enthusiast and founder of MudoFit.

“I met Paulo in 2013. My cousin’s husband trained with him at the gym. He said, “Wow, Tata, there is this very handsome guy at the gym. I think you’d like him.” The gym was hosting a jiu-jitsu championship and he told me to stop by. Paulo was competing there. We greeted each other but didn’t talk. He was really focused.”

Tamara Alves

Awards & Accomplishments of Paulo Costa

  • Middleweight Championship – Jungle Fight
  • Middleweight Title Challenger
  • Performance of the Night (Two times) vs. Garreth McLellan and Uriah Hall
  • Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Yoel Romero
  • 2019 August Fight of the Month vs. Yoel Romero

FAQ

How much is the net worth of Paulo Costa?

Paulo Costa net worth in 2022 is estimated to be around $1.2 million, Paulo Costa has made most of his wealth and fortune by fighting for UFC and other MMA promotions.

What is the age of Paulo Costa?

Paulo Costa is 31 years of old in the age.

What is the MMA record of Paulo Costa?

13-2-0 is the current MMA record of Paulo Costa.

When is the next fight of Paulo Costa?

As of now, Paulo Costa has not announced his next bout but it is believed to be at light heavyweight.

How much is the height of Paulo Costa?

Paulo Costa is 6′ 1″ tall in height.

What is the Name of Paulo Costa’ Girlfriend?

Tamara Alves is the name of Paulo Costa’ girlfriend.

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