|Sommario:||Wrestling / grappling|
|:||Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro Brazil|
|Vive A:||Kirkland, WA USA|
|Altezza:||6' 4" ( 193 cm )|
|Peso:||185 libbre ( 84 kg )|
"A-Train" parla della sua vittoria sofferta per decisione su Mario Miranda, una vittoria che spera sia la prima di una lunga serie.mar 26, 2011
UFC® Fight Night Nogueira vs Davis at KeyArena on March 26, 2011 in Seattle, WA (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)mar 26, 2011
A matchup of two wrestlers whose skills originated in different parts of the world. Mario Miranda is a highly decorated Brazilian and South American wrestling champion and Aaron Simpson perfected his craft at Arizona State University.mar 26, 2011
UFC® Fight Night weigh-in alla KeyArena il 25 Marzo 2011 a Seattle, WA (Fotografie di Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)mar 25, 2011
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||30||5||1||6||R3 Decision - Unanimous|
Training: It’s usually two practices a day - conditioning in the morning and drills, sparring at night.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training for MMA about five years ago. But I did jiu-jitsu and wrestling my whole life.
What ranks and titles have you held? Sport Fight middleweight champion. Grapplers Quest champion, South American wrestling champion, Four-time Brazilian wrestling champion, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt
Do you have any heroes? No. I have many idols. To name a few in MMA - Anderson Silva, Randy Couture, Sakuraba...
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means that I made it to the big league.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I dropped out of Accounting school.
What was your job before you started fighting? Delivery driver
Favorite grappling technique: arm bar
Favorite Striking technique: Elbow strikes