Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Nationality Brazilian Born
October 3, 1978 (1978-10-03)
Fighting out of Coconut Creek, Florida
Town of birth Fortaleza, Brazil
Team/Association American Top Team
Mixed martial arts record
By knockout 3
By submission 5
No contests 0
Wilson Gouveia (October 3, 1978) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist.
At 6 ft 1 in and 205 lb, Gouveia fights as a light heavyweight in the UFC. He holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and is a member of American Top Team.
Hailing from Fortaleza, Brazil and fighting out of Coconut Creek, Florida, he sports a record of 9 wins and 4 losses with half of his wins coming via submission. Goeveia has a 3-1 record inside the octagon with all three of his wins coming by submission. He defeated Wes Combs at UFC 62, Seth Petruzelli at UFC Fight Night 9 and Carmelo Marrero at UFC 71. In his UFC debut he lost to Keith Jardine by unanimous decision at The Ultimate Fighter 3 Finale. He was also scheduled to fight Alessio Sakara at UFC 65 but Gouveia withdrew from the card. He was next scheduled to fight Jason Lambert at UFC 76 but had to withdraw to a broken nose. The fight is now scheduled for UFC 80.