Livia Renata Souza is a professional mixed martial artist born on March 11, 1991. The Brazilian fighter is currently signed under Invicta FC and competes in the strawweight division. She was a former champion in her division. Her impressive fighting style made her known as one of the best mixed martial arts fighter in the world in her category outside of the UFC.
The talented female fighter made several accomplishments in her career. She earned a two-time Performance of the Night and a one-time strawweight championship title, which she defended once.
The 25-year old is also known as, “Livinha”. She was born in charming Araraquara in Sao Paulo, Brazil. She stands 5 feet and 4 inches and boasts of a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. In terms of mixed martial arts record, Souza had accumulated a total of 10 fights with 9 wins and 1 loss. These wins include 1 by knockout, 7 by submission and 1 by decision. Her only loss was by decision.
Souza made her career debut in 2013. Her first fight was with Cindia Candela Faria in her native city wherein she won via submission using the armbar at the first round. She had 4 more fights that year which she all won. Her third fight in her career, which was with Andressa Rocha, made her won the Predador FC Flyweight Championship title.
Her latest fights happened in 2016. She had two fights. One happened in January wherein she won over DeAnna Bennett via technical knockout and the other was with Angela Hill. Her fight with Hill was her first lost. This loss happened during the Invicta FC 17: Evinger versus Schneider event. This was also the fight wherein she lost her strawweight championship title.