Cezar
Ferreira
12-5-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 10 fights.
Record: 12-5-0
Summary: BJJ, power, well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: Mutante
From: Ibitinga, Sao Paulo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Miami, Florida USA
Age: 31
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 78"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
425
40% Successful
169
Types of Successful Strikes
0
169
78% Standing
18%
131
7
31
Striking Defense
57
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
23
70% Successful
16
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
12
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Cezar Ferreira
Nov 19, 2016
10
14
1
0
1
0
2
0
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Cezar Ferreira
Jul 8, 2016
30
33
6
0
0
1
3
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Cezar Ferreira
Apr 16, 2016
20
26
0
3
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Cezar Ferreira
Jul 12, 2015
12
7
0
1
0
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Cezar Ferreira
Feb 22, 2015
13
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Cezar Ferreira
Jun 28, 2014
20
16
2
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Cezar Ferreira
Mar 23, 2014
3
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Cezar Ferreira
Nov 9, 2013
15
21
3
0
0
0
5
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Cezar Ferreira
Aug 3, 2013
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Cezar Ferreira
Jun 23, 2012
42
38
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: We have been training a lot of techniques during this training camp, so this means  I have a large arsenal of weapons to use in this fight and he has to be ready. Otherwise, he is going to pay the price.
 
When and why did you start training to become a fighter? I started training in Belo Horizonte with Vitor Belfort because it was my dream since I was a little kid.

What ranks and titles have you held?
TUF Brazil 1 winner, Capoeira Master, BJJ black belt

Do you have any heroes?
Ayrton Senna, Randy Couture and Vitor Belfort

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It is a dream coming true. I believe everything you go after you can conquer. So always in my career I started to see myself in the UFC, and so it happened.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I was at the college studying to become a physiologist but I had to leave to chase my dream to become a professional fighter.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I had many jobs - my last one was as a personal trainer

Favorite grappling technique:
Armbar

Favorite striking technique:
Any one that can end the fight.
• First pick of Team Vitor on TUF Brazil 1

• Longtime protégé of Vitor Belfort

• Pro since 2007

• Has won 11 of his last 15

• Four wins by KO, two by submission (D’Arce, guillotine)

Career

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