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Paulo Costa is a master’s in Mixed Martial Arts. As there were a lot of fighting techniques in the world which are originated from the different parts of the world but few people get skilled in such particular skills that they made them as their profession. Some are boxing, karate, taekwondo, and others used for defense and can be used for professional purposes. Some use it for sports, whereas some use it for wars as warriors.

Quick Info
Full NamePaulo Henrique Costa
Date Of Birth21st of March, 1991
Birth PlaceBelo Horizonte, Brazil
Parent(s)Carlos Roberto (Father)
Maria Augusta (Mother)
ProfessionMixed Martial Artist
Age29 years
Height6 ft 0 in
Weight84 kg
Net WorthUS $1 million

Here we will talk about one of the personalities who is a master in Mixed martial art. He is Paulo Costa. He is a mixed martial artist and made it his career. He is Brazilian and recently got the title of a different award. He recently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).



Paulo Costa was born on April 21st, 1999 in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, and Brazil. His full name is Paulo Henrique Costa but later professionally abbreviated as Paulo Costa. He is an MMA player and contributed a lot in the field of the martial artist. As he is born in Minas Gerais, but he grew up in Contagem.

Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa has a brother Carlos Costa who is also a former mixed martial artist player and a great source of inspiration for Paulo. Paulo grew up playing soccer in his childhood. Initially, he was frequently into street fights with other boys; Muay Thai trained him about different decline, which led him to a successful martial artist in his career. Paulo Costa was in the titans wrestling program and completed it successfully. So in over, he got the full opportunity from his family to study and fulfill his dreams.



Paulo Costa has a height of 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) with a muscular body. Overall he has the perfect height and an attractive body. Because of his profession, which needs continuous practice and physical exercise, he has perfect body shape. His interest in athletics and his martial artist profession are too smart and too fast to respond. He is considered to fit a person. Although his height is enough for a fighting career to beat any of his opponents, he prefers to use his tactical skills as his weapon.

Talking about his nationality, Paulo Costa is a Brazilian citizen, and so he has Brazilian nationality. He was born in Brazil and also brought up there as well. His entire career has started in Brazil. Although he has to shift places inside the country, he is Brazil by birth. His high school and college are both from Brazil. His parents are also Brazil citizens. He is the MMA who gave a lot to Brazil and gained a name and fame from Brazil. Starting his journey from Brazil, he left his impression all over the world who loves martial arts.

Paulo Costa


Paulo Costa made his professional Mixed martial Artist debut in his own birth country Brazil in February 2012. Ultimately, his bother became the supporter and key mentor for him. His brother convinced their mother to support Paulo for his career for pursuing him in a fighting career. After only five next years, he amassed a record of 8–0 with 7 knockouts and 1 submission in a different fight with great success.


After the consecutive success, Paulo Costa was chosen to be a fighter on The Ultimate Fighter, Brazil 3. In his opening elimination round of the match, he fought with José Roberto and defeated him by submitting a guillotine choke in the second round. Coach Wanderlei Silva saw the talent as he was the second middleweight fighter. His next fight was against Márcio Alexandre Jr., and he lost that match after the fighting of 3rd round in the ring.

Then after UFC offered a new contract, but both the parties did not agree with the financial terms when Paulo Costa won the match against Bamgbose, The UFC then projected a fight with previous welterweight champion Johny Hendricks, with a promise that they will renegotiate the term after the match. Same way, on November 4th,2017, Costa faced Hendricks at UFC 217 and conquered the fight.

Paulo Costa won the fight through his TKO technique in the second round. After that, Paulo Costa signed a new multi-fight contract with different teams. Finally, on 17 August 2019, Costa faced Romero at UFC 241 and won the fight through a unanimous decision. This fight was remarkable for him as he earned the “Fight of the Night” award.

Paulo Costa


Personal information firstly covers his parent’s names and details. His father’s name is Carlos Robert and his mother’s name is Maria Augusta. He married the beautiful lady Dareen Til. He was born in Brazil; His Zodiac sign is Taurus. He took all the formal education from Brazil. Paulo Costa is a white ethic personality who developed a career in MMA with a great impression among Brazil’s individuals. He is equipped with the different sets of fighting skills with which he grabs the different awards and titles from the international arena.

Paulo is an active guy on Twitter to share updates and reach his fans.


Based on the different official reports, his net worth is considered to be US $1 million.  His salary was considered to be $ 500,000. He is among the best fighter with well-settled life. He has a luxurious house and branded car collections as well. So he is a professional fighter who is living a luxurious life and happy life with his family and friends. He is the person who has a black belt in Martial artist and is trained in such a manner that he can survive in different lighting situations.