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TRAINING: A lot of physical training, and work in all aspects of MMA.
When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was 12 years old. I was inspired by Bruce Lee movies.
What ranks and titles have you held? Midway Super Fight, Predador Kamae 1 e 2, Iron Man
Do you have any heroes? Bruce Lee, Thor, Virgulino Ferreira da Silva vulgo "Lampião", Manny Pacquiao
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? No
What was your job before you started fighting? I am still a Para State Military Police Officer
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 2nd degree black belt in Jiu-Jitsu,
North/Northeast Brazil Jiu-Jitsu Champion, 3rd place Jiu-Jitsu World Championships as purple belt
Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke
Favorite striking technique: Low kick