Wallid Ismail

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Birthday
23, 1968
Birthplace
Manaus, Brazil
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
23, 1968 (age 51)
Birthplace
Manaus, Brazil

About

Brazilian mixed martial artist and jiu-jitsu practitioner known for defeating Royce Gracie by clock choke in a 1998 jiu-jitsu competition. He also fought in the UFC and Pride.

Before Fame

He started training in the sport when he was only 12 years old and began working with Carlson Gracie four years later. His first MMA fight came in 1991.

Trivia

He's also known as Paraiba and finished his fighting career with a 9-3 record. He also founded Jungle Fight.

Family Life

He grew up in Manaus, Brazil.

Associated With

He also grappled Renzo Gracie in a jiu-jitsu competition in 1993, winning the fight on points.