Mauricio Rua

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Birthday
25, 1981
Birthplace
Curitiba, Brazil
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
25, 1981 (age 37)
Birthplace
Curitiba, Brazil

About

Former UFC Light Heavyweight title holder was ranked the #7 fighter in his weight class by Sherdog in 2013.

Before Fame

He was training in both Muay Thai and jiu-jitsu by age 17.

Trivia

He was named 2005 Fighter of the Year by Sherdog, after winning the 2005 Pride Middleweight Grand Prix.

Family Life

He married Renata Ribeiro on September 12, 2007.

Associated With

He won the World MMA Award for Knockout of the Year against Lyoto Machida in 2010.