|Heimatort:||Rio de Janeiro Brazil|
|Heimatstadt:||Florianopolis, Santa Catarina Brazil|
|Größe:||5' 9" ( 175 cm )|
|Gewicht:||170 amerikanische Pfund ( 77 kg )|
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Ways To Watch
TRAINING: Four hours of MMA and Jiu-jitsu in the morning and four hours of boxing and fitness in the afternoon and evening
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started in wrestling in 1992, because of a fight I witnessed between Eugenio Tadeu and Wallid Ismail.
What ranks and titles have you held? World Champion, Pan American Champion, and Tetra Champion in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. Brazilian champion in wrestling. Owner Jungle Fight Belt, San Jose Super Fight Belt.
Do you have any heroes? BATMAN
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The realization of a dream.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Some high school.
What was your job before you started fighting? Security in a nightclub.
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt in jiu-jitsu, black belt in wrestling.
Favorite grappling technique: Mata leao
Favorite Striking technique: Direct combination with cross
• Pro since 2001
• 13 wins by submission, three by KO
• On seven fight winning streak
• 11 first round finishes