Marcus
Aurelio
18-8-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 13 fights.
Record: 18-8-0
Summary: BJJ

Fighter Info

Nickname: Maximus
From: Fortaleza Brazil
Age: 40
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
459
33% Successful
153
Types of Successful Strikes
0
153
76% Standing
14%
117
15
21
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
35
14% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
4
0
Takedown Defense
33
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Shinya Aoki
DREAM 16
Sep 25, 2010
17 3 0 6 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Marcus Aurelio 3 0 1 0
Loss
Evan Dunham Aug 29, 2009
58 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Marcus Aurelio 27 3 1 2
Loss
Hermes Franca Oct 25, 2008
60 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Marcus Aurelio 40 1 0 1
Loss
Tyson Griffin Jul 5, 2008
92 3 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Marcus Aurelio 20 0 1 0
Win
Marcus Aurelio Apr 2, 2008
6 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Ryan Roberts 0 0 0 0
Win
Marcus Aurelio Nov 17, 2007
20 1 0 1 R1 KO/TKO
Luke Caudillo 6 0 0 0
Loss
Clay Guida Aug 25, 2007
44 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Marcus Aurelio 40 0 0 0
Takanori Gomi
PRIDE Bushido 13
Nov 5, 2006
29 0 0 0 R2 Decision - Split
Marcus Aurelio 26 2 0 0
Loss
Mitsuhiro Ishida
PRIDE Bushido 11
Jun 4, 2006
29 4 0 1 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Marcus Aurelio 7 0 3 0
Win
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 10
Apr 2, 2006
3 1 2 2 R1 Submission
Takanori Gomi 0 0 0 0
Win
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 8
Jul 17, 2005
16 5 0 4 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Jutaro Nakao 4 1 0 0
Win
Marcus Aurelio
PRIDE Bushido 6
Apr 3, 2005
10 4 2 6 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Daisuke Nakamura 4 0 0 0
Loss
Dokonjonosuke Mishima
PRIDE Bushido 4
Jul 19, 2004
19 1 1 0 R2 Decision - Split
Marcus Aurelio 8 1 3 4

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? Five years ago I started after joining American Top Team. It was the next step after I got done competing with the gi in jiu-jitsu tournaments. It was a natural for me

Accomplishments in amateur competition?
2x Brazilian Champ in BJJ, 2x Pan-American Champ in BJJ.

Accomplishments in pro competition?
ZST Grand Prix champion, HOOKnSHOOT Champ, Ring of Fury Champ, MMAUSA Champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Third degree BJJ Black Belt

Favorite grappling technique:
Whatever finishes the fight for me.

Favorite Striking technique:
High Kick

Do you have any heroes?
  My father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
  Like most fighters, this is a dream come true. Especially after seeing my good friends Din Thomas, Wilson Gouveia, and Pitbull (Thiago Alves) competing there.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
  I started University but did not get a chance to finish my studies. I am a full time fighter now so I do not have the time. Maybe in the future I will go back to complete my studies.

What was your job before you started fighting?
Teaching jiu-jitsu. I had a big academy in my city of Fortaleza. I have been teaching 12 years so that is what I primarily did.

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