|Summary:||Right straight, strong guard in jiu-jitsu|
|From:||Belem, Para Brazil|
|Fights Out Of:||Marituba, Para Brazil|
|Height:||5' 7" ( 170 cm )|
|Weight:||135 lb ( 61 kg )|
TRAINING: Daily training - four hours. Three times during the week: boxing, Muay Thai, judo and jiu-jitsu.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting at 17 years old due to financial difficulties. My mother was sick and I needed to assume the responsibilities of my house.
What ranks and titles have you held? Jungle Fight champion
Do you have any heroes? Yes, my mother. She's my heroine. She inspires me and gives me motivation to never give up. Her strength and courage are my inspiration.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's a dream realized. I battled a lot to get here.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No. I graduated high school
What was your job before you started fighting? Administrative assistant
Belt ranks in any martial arts styles: Blue belt in BJJ