Delson
Heleno
23-7-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 23-7-0
Summary: Grappling

Fighter Info

Nickname: Pé De Chumbo
From: Teresopolis, RJ Brazil
Fights Out Of: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 36
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
4
75% Successful
3
Types of Successful Strikes
0
3
33%
67% Clinch
1
2
Striking Defense
19
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
4
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
0
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Delson Heleno Jun 23, 2012
3 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Francisco Trinaldo 21 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Jiu-Jitsu all day

When and why did you start training to become a fighter? I started training in 1996, and fighting in 2000. I had already started fighting to compete in MMA when I started Capoeira and then I went to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu because I thought it was the ideal combination for MMA. I started fighting because I think it is what I do best, and it's a cool and honest way to make a living.

What ranks and titles have you held? Jiu-Jitsu world champion, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt

Do you have any heroes? Jesus

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A career accomplishment

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting?
I worked in a fruit market. I was a loader of fruit stalls at Rio in CEASA loading trucks, worked in the middle of the night on weekends.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Capoeira master

Favorite grappling technique: Armbar

Favorite Striking technique:
Head kick

•    Team Wanderlei member on TUF Brazil, was switched to Team Vitor late in the season

•    Pro since 2001

•    12 wins by submission, two by knockout

•    Owns wins over Jorge Patino, Gideon Ray, and Jake Ellenberger.

•    Has also faced Brad Blackburn, Jay Hieron, Antonio McKee, and Dennis Hallman

•    Was 6-4 in the IFL

•    Won 10 of his last 11 pre-TUF fights

•    Nickname means “lead foot”

Career

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