Antonio Braga Neto - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Antonio Braga
Neto
9-2-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 9-2-0, 1NC
Summary: Ground game and submissions

Fighter Info

From: Manaus Brazil
Fights Out Of: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 29
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 77"

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Biography

TRAINING: My typical day is like a dream. I wake up and go train, I come back home, eat and sleep and I try to do my best every day. I train the weakest part of my game to improve myself.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
I started training BJJ at four years old and I grew up training every day. I decided to become a fighter because a friend told me that I could make money by fighting. I thought that would be the best thing ever for me.

What ranks and titles have you held?
I have 11 gold medals in the world championships from IBJJF.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
That means my dream has come true. I expect go in there and make my best for everyone who supports me in my life.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I was always a fighter. Before starting to fight MMA I was a BJJ fighter.
•    Pro since 2006

•    Last two pre-UFC wins were submissions of UFC vets Brock Larson and Maiquel Falcao

•    Seven first round finishes

•    Holds 2007 win over TUF Brazil 1 winner Cezar “Mutante” Ferreira

•    Seven wins by submission, one by KO

Career

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