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Thoughts on opponent, Darren Elkins? Darren is in the top 15, and you have to be great to be there. Darren has great striking and wrestling and he has big wins in the division.
TRAINING: I do my camp at Diego Lima Chute Boxe and I train two times a day.When and why did you start training for fighting? I started in Mineiro. A friend took me to a gym, and I liked it.
What ranks and titles have you held? I had two 155-pound titles. Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-JitsuDo you have any heroes? None
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? I go to college now
What was your job before you started fighting? I have always worked in a gym.
Favorite grappling technique: Choke
Favorite striking technique: Jab