Richardson
Moreira
7-4-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 7-4-0
Summary: Aggressiveness, strength, and explosiveness

Fighter Info

Nickname: Rick Monstro
From: Campinas, Sao Paulo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 31
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
63
29% Successful
18
Types of Successful Strikes
0
18
67% Standing
33%
12
6
Striking Defense
67
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
6
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
1
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Richardson Moreira
Jan 31, 2015
15
21
0
0
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Richardson Moreira
May 31, 2014
7
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: I have been training with great MMA fighters like Anderson , Minotauro , Minotouro , Feijão and the best BJJ performer, Toquinho . The whole game plan was made by my coaches Vander, Distake and Erivan. The main point was the strength and conditioning and Rogerio Camoes did an excellent job.
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I usually like to say that "I chose to fight, it was not the fight that chose me". I fight because I love this sport. Everyone that knows my story knows that very well. I have a degree in engineering and was responsible for new developments of a large multinational company.

What ranks and titles have you held? I have always competed in Jiu-Jitsu State Championships where I was regional and state champion.

Do you have any heroes? Rodrigo Minotauro, Rogerio Camões

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The beginning of a long journey where I will be fighting for a dream.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, I am an engineer.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I was an engineer responsible for new developments of a large multinational company.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt in Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique:
Foot lock and Ankle lock

Favorite striking technique: I like to work at close range
• Team Wanderlei on TUF Brazil 3

• Pro since 2010

• Five wins by submission (Ankle lock, 2 heel hook, Achilles lock, armbar), two by KO – has finished all wins

• Six first round finishes

• Four wins in 1:38 or less

• Submitted UFC vet Antonio Mendes in November of 2012
 
• Origin of nickname: “The nickname Rick Monstro appeared due my fighting style; it’s so aggressive, like a monster.”

Career

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