Marcus
Aurelio
18-8-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 13 fights.
Record: 18-8-0
Summary: BJJ

Fighter Info

Nickname: Maximus
From: Fortaleza Brazil
Age: 41
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
459
33% Successful
153
Types of Successful Strikes
0
153
76% Standing
14%
117
15
21
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
35
14% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
4
0
Takedown Defense
28
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Shinya Aoki
Marcus Aurelio
DREAM 16
Sep 25, 2010
17
3
3
0
0
1
6
0
R2 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Marcus Aurelio
Aug 29, 2009
58
27
1
3
0
1
0
2
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Marcus Aurelio
Oct 25, 2008
60
40
0
1
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Marcus Aurelio
Jul 5, 2008
92
20
3
0
0
1
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Marcus Aurelio
UFC Fight Night: Florian vs Lauzon
Apr 2, 2008
6
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Marcus Aurelio
Nov 17, 2007
20
6
1
0
0
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Marcus Aurelio
Aug 25, 2007
44
40
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 13
Nov 5, 2006
29
26
0
2
0
0
0
0
R2 Decision - Split
Loss
Mitsuhiro Ishida
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 11
Jun 4, 2006
29
7
4
0
0
3
1
0
R2 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 10
Apr 2, 2006
3
0
1
0
2
0
2
0
R1 Submission
Win
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 8
Jul 17, 2005
16
4
5
1
0
0
4
0
R2 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Marcus Aurelio
Daisuke Nakamura
PRIDE Bushido 6
Apr 3, 2005
10
4
4
0
2
0
6
0
R2 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? Five years ago I started after joining American Top Team. It was the next step after I got done competing with the gi in jiu-jitsu tournaments. It was a natural for me

Accomplishments in amateur competition?
2x Brazilian Champ in BJJ, 2x Pan-American Champ in BJJ.

Accomplishments in pro competition?
ZST Grand Prix champion, HOOKnSHOOT Champ, Ring of Fury Champ, MMAUSA Champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Third degree BJJ Black Belt

Favorite grappling technique:
Whatever finishes the fight for me.

Favorite Striking technique:
High Kick

Do you have any heroes?
  My father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
  Like most fighters, this is a dream come true. Especially after seeing my good friends Din Thomas, Wilson Gouveia, and Pitbull (Thiago Alves) competing there.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
  I started University but did not get a chance to finish my studies. I am a full time fighter now so I do not have the time. Maybe in the future I will go back to complete my studies.

What was your job before you started fighting?
Teaching jiu-jitsu. I had a big academy in my city of Fortaleza. I have been teaching 12 years so that is what I primarily did.

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