Antonio
Carlos Junior
6-1-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 6-1-0
Summary: Offensive jiu-jitsu, heavy hands

Fighter Info

Nickname: Cara de Sapato
From: João Pessoa, Paraíba Brazil
Fights Out Of: Coconut Creek, Florida United States
Age: 25
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
177
40% Successful
71
Types of Successful Strikes
0
71
58% Standing
18%
24%
41
13
17
Striking Defense
49
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
16
63% Successful
10
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
11
0
Takedown Defense
60
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Antonio Carlos Junior
Jun 27, 2015
40
12
4
0
1
0
4
0
R3 Submission
Loss
Antonio Carlos Junior
Dec 20, 2014
12
62
1
4
1
0
1
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Antonio Carlos Junior
May 31, 2014
21
19
0
5
0
1
0
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Training: Hard work with my friends from American Top Team

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2005 because I was very active. I started MMA one and a half years ago.

What ranks and titles have you held? World Champion / Brazilian Champion / Pan American Champion at Jiu Jitsu, TUF Brazil 3 heavyweight winner

Do you have any heroes? Ayrton Senna

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream come true.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes I did. I went to study physical education but I didn’t finish my studies.

What was your job before you started fighting? I never worked.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? TUF Brazil 3 participant

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Top five in BJJ super heavyweight

Favorite grappling technique: Take the back and submit

Favorite striking technique: Overhand
• Team Wanderlei on TUF Brazil 3

• Pro since 2013

• Five wins by submission – (2 RNC, 2 arm triangle, armbar)
 

Career

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