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Bethe Correia

Bethe "Pitbull" Correia

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  • Name: Bethe Correia
  • MMA Record: 10-2-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Pitbull
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 33 | Date of Birth: 1983.06.22
  • Last Fight: September 10, 2016 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Pitbull Brothers
  • Height: 5'5" (165cm) | Reach: 64.0" (163cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $99,000 USD
  • Born: Campina Grande, Paraiba, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

Bethe Correia Bantamweight Ranking History

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Bethe Correia MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Us Marion Reneau
10-2-0 7-3-0

Br UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2017.03.11
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jessica Eye
9-2-0 11-5-0

Us UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2016.09.10
Odds: +125 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 ($25K Base, $25K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Marc Goddard
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Raquel Pennington
9-1-0 6-5-0

Us UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs. Evans
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2016.04.16
Odds: +185 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $25,000 Base | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs) | Referee: James Warring
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:34 Round 1 of 5

Us Ronda Rousey
9-0-0 11-0-0

Br UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia
Main Event | Title Challenge | Bantamweight | 135

2015.08.01
Odds: +900 (Huge Underdog) | Weigh-In: 134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy | Walkout Music: Valesca Popozuda - Beijinho No Ombro
#13 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2015
UFC 190 Performance of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:56 Round 2 of 3, 6:56 Total

Us Shayna Baszler
8-0-0 15-8-0

Us UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Soto
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2014.08.30
Odds: -145 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $24,000 ($12K Base, $12K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy | Walkout Music: David Guetta feat. Sia - Titanium
Cancelled Bout Shayna Baszler UFC 176 2014.08.02
Reason: Event Cancelled
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jessamyn Duke
7-0-0 3-0-0

Us UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2014.04.26
Odds: +120 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Kevin Mulhall
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Julie Kedzie
6-0-0 16-12-0

Au UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2013.12.06
Odds: +155 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs) | Referee: Steve Perceval
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Erica Paes
5-0-0 2-1-0

Br Jungle Fight 54
Main Card | Bantamweight | 134 lbs

2013.06.29
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Br Juliete de Souza

Br WCombat

2013.06.01
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Anne Karoline

Br Sergipe Regional

2013.04.12
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Br Elaine Albuquerque

Br Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2012.10.18
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Daniely dos Santos Matias
1-0-0 0-0-0

Br Fort MMA 2: Higo vs Kevin
Main Card

2012.07.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Br Daniela Maria da Silva

Br Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2012.05.31

Bethe Correia Wiki Update Wiki

Bethe Correia is a Brazillian womens bantamweight fighter currently signed to the UFC. She holds a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a blue belt in Kung Fu and trains out of the Pitbull Brothers gym in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. She has previously fought for Jungle Fight. She holds a degree in accounting and worked as an Accountant prior to her fighting career. Of her seven professional wins, only one has been a finish with it coming by T/KO. She is currently undefeated in her seven fight career.

Correia began her fighting career in 2012 fighting in regional shows around Brazil. By the middle of 2013, she had been signed to the premier Brazilian promotion, Jungle Fight. She would win her only fight with the company by decision.  

 
In late 2013, Bethe would be signed to the UFC. She made her promotional debut against long time women's fighter, Julie "Fireball" Kedzie. Although she was the underdog going into the fight, she was able to pick up a controversial split decision to maintain her undefeated record.


Bethe's next fight in the UFC was on April 26th, 2014 against The 4 Horsewomen member Jessamyn "The Gun" Duke at UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira.  She battered the much taller Duke for the better part of three rounds, and even survived a couple dicey situations on the ground en route to a unanimous decision victory (30-27, 29-28, 30-27).   Correia was the more aggressive and active fighter from the start, and she never let up even as Duke seemed to fade. The Brazilian had surprisingly little trouble getting inside Duke’s reach, and once there she unleashed damaging punch combos that kept Duke on the defensive.


Bethe's next fight is against another member of the The 4 Horsewomen "The Queen of Spades" Shayna Baszler  at UFC 176: Aldo vs. Mendes 2.  Bethe has stated her desire to beat all 4 members of The 4 Horseman, but to continue this goal she would need to beat Shayna Baszler first.  Bethe would indeed complete that task finishing Baszler in the second round with punches. After the fight she would call out Ronda Rousey.


After two wins over Rousey's friends, Bethe was scheduled to fight for the title against Ronda Rousey at UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro. Correia made a lot of bad comments, including a joke about Rousey's dad suicide. After a lot of bad blood, Bethe was knocked out in just 34 seconds, losing her first fight in her professional career.


After the loss, Bethe is scheduled to face Raquel Pennington at UFC on Fox 19.

Last updated 02.08.2016, 5:04 PM ET
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