Rodrigo
Damm
12-7-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 12-7-0
Summary: Explosiveness, strength, wrestling

Fighter Info

From: Afonso Claudio, Espirito Santo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Vila Velha, Espirito Santo Brazil
Age: 34
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
615
39% Successful
242
Types of Successful Strikes
0
242
95% Standing
229
10
3
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
12
25% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
1
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Al Iaquinta Sep 5, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Rodrigo Damm -- -- -- --
Loss
Rodrigo Damm May 31, 2014
37 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Rashid Magomedov 63 0 0 0
Win
Rodrigo Damm Feb 15, 2014
68 1 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Ivan Jorge 63 0 1 0
Win
Rodrigo Damm Jun 8, 2013
76 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Mizuto Hirota 102 0 0 0
Loss
Antonio Carvalho Nov 17, 2012
48 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Rodrigo Damm 50 0 0 0
Win
Anistavio Medeiros Jun 23, 2012
8 0 0 0 R1 Submission
Rodrigo Damm 11 0 1 1
Loss
Justin Wilcox
Strikeforce Challengers 15
Apr 1, 2011
21 0 0 0 R1 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Rodrigo Damm 7 0 0 0
Gilbert Melendez
Strikeforce - Shamrock vs. Diaz
Apr 11, 2009
20 2 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Rodrigo Damm 3 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: A typical preparation, with a lot of technical and physical training. Me and my team have studied the game plan and I have been training a lot working on that goal.


When and why did you start training to become a fighter? At 16. With the encouragement of my sister Carina Damm, I started Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

What ranks and titles have you held? Third degree BJJ black belt, former member of the Brazilian National Wrestling team.

Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is a dream come true to fight in the biggest fighting event on earth.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, Physical Education

What was your job before you started fighting? I have done many things - I was a key maker and construction worker

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Seven-time Brazilian BJJ champ, seven-time Brazilian Wrestling champ, World BJJ champ

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Bodog Fight 155 champ

Favorite grappling technique: Attacks from the back

Favorite striking technique: Straight punch

•    Team Vitor member on TUF Brazil

•    Sister Carina is a pro MMA fighter

•    Pro since 2004

•    Six wins by submission, two by knockout

•    Has competed in Strikeforce, fighting Gilbert Melendez and Justin Wilcox

•    Has also faced Maximo Blanco and Eiji Mitsuoka

•    Owns wins over Kultar Gill, Santino De Franco, Jorge Masvidal, and Ryan Bow

Career

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