Quick Facts Douglas Lima
- NameDouglas Lima
- Birth Year1988
- Birth month01
- Birth PlaceGoiania, Goias, Brazil
- ProfessionBrazilian mixed martial artist
The most talented and hardworking Brazilian mixed martial artist, Douglas Lima is one of the most decorated MMA fighters. He competes in the welterweight division and also fights for the Bellator. Recently, he is ranked as 6th Welterweight Champion.
Douglas is considered as the most prominent fighters and while watching him playing gives a true delight to the viewer’s eyes. Want to know the detail information about him? If yes then go through the article which deals the detail information about Douglas’s early life, career, education, brother, mixed martial, relationship, affair, personal life and net worth, nationality. Keep scrolling.
Douglas Lima’s Early life and Career
Douglas was born on January 5, 1988, Goiania, Goias, Brazil. As a teenager, he began training mixed martial art and moved to the US with his brother. He is Brazilian nationality. In 2008, he excelled in the American Fight League and was unable to earn prominence in the American Fight League.
Douglas made his professional debut in 2010 after completing for regional promotions across North America which also includes a five-fight stint with Maximum Fighting Championship. He even compiled a record of 9 – 1 before giving an audition for The Ultimate Fighter.
In 2013, it was made an official announcement that Douglas would cast member on The Ultimate Fighter 19. At first, defeated Tim Williams in the quarterfinals via submission and to reach the finals, in the semifinals round, he again defeated Roger Zapata via submission.
Although Douglas confirmed his release from UFC in 2015, in 2017, it was revealed that he would compete again on the UFC reality show in the 25th season of The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption. He faced Hayder Hassan in the opening round and won by unanimous decision.
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On April 14, 2018, at UFC, Douglas faced Yushin Okami but unfortunately, he lost the fight via unanimous decision.
Douglas Lima Personal Life, Wife and Children
Well, let us tell you that Douglas is a married man and is blessed with two beautiful children. However, he has not mentioned the name of his wife and children. His Instagram post reflects that he is living a happy married life with wife and children. Wanna look? Here is it:
Douglas Lima Net worth
As a renowned mixed martial artist, Douglas Lima has accumulated a huge sum of money. Besides that, he has won many games including awards like Bellator Welterweight Championship (Two times), Bellator Season 8 Welterweight Tournament Winner, MFC Welterweight Championship.
As of 2018, the exact figure of net worth is not been revealed but analyzing his work, he seems to be making money in thousands of dollars.