Murilo
Bustamante
11-1-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 14 fights.
Record: 11-1-1
Summary: Excellent with submissions

Fighter Info

From: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil USA
Age: 47
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
103
50% Successful
52
Types of Successful Strikes
0
52
46% Standing
12%
42% Ground
24
6
22
Striking Defense
58
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
33
30% Successful
10
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
11
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Makoto Takimoto
Yarrenoka! - New Year's Eve 2007
Dec 31, 2007
-- -- -- -- R2 Decision - Split
Murilo Bustamante -- -- -- --
Win
Murilo Bustamante
PRIDE Bushido 13
Nov 5, 2006
9 2 2 5 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Dong Sik Yoon 10 1 0 1
Loss
Amar Suloev
PRIDE Bushido 11
Jun 4, 2006
36 0 0 0 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Murilo Bustamante 21 0 0 0
Dan Henderson
PRIDE Shockwave 2005
Dec 31, 2005
34 3 0 4 R2 Decision - Split
Murilo Bustamante 26 4 0 3
Win
Murilo Bustamante
PRIDE Bushido 9: The Tournament
Sep 25, 2005
14 3 1 6 R1 KO/TKO
Ikuhisa Minowa 0 0 1 0
Win
Murilo Bustamante
PRIDE Bushido 9: The Tournament
Sep 25, 2005
4 2 1 1 R1 Submission
Masanori Suda 6 0 0 0
Win
Murilo Bustamante
PRIDE Bushido 6
Apr 3, 2005
50 4 3 3 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Ryuta Sakurai 25 1 1 2
Loss
Kazuhiro Nakamura
PRIDE Final Conflict 2004
Aug 15, 2004
28 4 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Murilo Bustamante 15 2 1 2
Loss
Dan Henderson
PRIDE Final Conflict 2003
Nov 9, 2003
7 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Murilo Bustamante 0 0 0 0
Loss
Rampage Jackson
PRIDE Total Elimination 2003
Aug 10, 2003
56 1 2 1 R3 Decision - Split
Murilo Bustamante 15 1 2 1
Murilo Bustamante May 10, 2002
17 2 2 3 R3 Submission
Matt Lindland 35 0 1 0
Murilo Bustamante Jan 11, 2002
9 2 0 1 R2 KO/TKO
Dave Menne 14 0 0 0
Loss
Chuck Liddell Sep 28, 2001
27 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Murilo Bustamante 15 2 0 0
Win
Murilo Bustamante Apr 14, 2000
11 4 1 7 R2 Submission
Yoji Anjo 0 0 0 0

Biography

Training Style

Murilo says his training consists of, "100% Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu."

UFC History

Murilo made his UFC debut at UFC 25: Ultimate Japan 3. He defeated Japanese fighter Yoji Anjo by side choke in round 1

UFC 33 Victory in Vegas

Chuck Liddell def. M. Bustamante - Unanimous Decision

UFC 35: Throw Down - Murilo defeated Dave Menne by KO (punch) at :43 of round 2 to become the NEW UFC middleweight champion

UFC 37: High Impact - Murilo defended his belt for the first time over Matt Lindland, Matt tapping 1:33 in the Third Round

More Information

At the Martial Arts Reality Superfighting show November 22, 1996 in Birmingham, AL Murilo defeated Chris Haseman in 1:06, defeated Juan Mott in 1:09 and went to a draw with super heavyweight wrestler Tom Erickson after forty minutes. Murilo gave up eighty pounds to Erickson. At Pentagon Combat September 27, 1997 in Brazil, Murilo defeated Lion's Den fighter Jerry Bohlander by KO from a kick from the guard to the face in 5:39.

Career

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