Cezar
Ferreira
12-6-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 11 fights.
Record: 12-6-0
Summary: BJJ, power, well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: Mutante
From: Ibitinga, Sao Paulo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Miami, Florida United States
Age: 32
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 78"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
463
39% Successful
180
Types of Successful Strikes
0
180
79% Standing
17%
142
7
31
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
29
66% Successful
19
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
4
14
0
Takedown Defense
92
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Cezar Ferreira
Feb 19, 2017
38
11
1
3
0
2
0
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
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 are training everything for this fight as usual. This guy is so predictable I'm warning him now - just one mistake, then I will put him out of there for sure. 

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 16

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

Career

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