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TRAINING: My typical training day is a very hard and productive day that gets me very tired but that makes me happy with myself.
Thoughts on opponent, Ray Borg? I think of him as a great opponent. He is very good and well-ranked.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started first in judo at 8 years old because when I was a child I had too much energy.
What ranks and titles have you held? I'm a jiu-jitsu black belt and a judo black belt too. I'm also the South America Shooto champion
Do you have any heroes? No
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means a lot; I’ve been waiting for this chance for many years.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No
What was your job before you started fighting? Motoboy
Favorite grappling technique: Arm lock
Favorite striking technique: Uppercut