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TRAINING: I wake up and go for a run outdoors every day. In the afternoon I do my strength and conditioning training, and in the evening I train MMA.
Thoughts on opponent, Ian McCall? Ian McCall is a great fighter. I respect him as I do all my opponents. He does talk too much though. He talks more than the talking cricket! He talks as much as he runs!
When and why did you start training for fighting? Seven years ago, because I used to watch boxing on television.
What ranks and titles have you held? The first Brazilian in the UFC flyweight division
Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes
What was your job before you started fighting? None