Brazilian professional mixed martial artist, pro wrestler, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner. He is known for competing in a variety of leagues and posting pictures of his MMA career to his over 50,000 Instagram followers.
He competed in his first MMA fight in the International Fight League at the World Championships in 2007. He then went on to make his UFC debut in February of 2010.
He has won several awards and achievements including 1st place at the Grapplers Quest Copa Atlantica in 2005 and the Silver Medal at the ADCC World Championships in 2007.