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"The Brazilian Samurai"

15-6-0

João Zeferino

João "The Brazilian Samurai" Zeferino
  • Name: João Zeferino
  • Professional MMA Record: 15-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Brazilian Samurai
  • Current Streak: 2 Wins
  • Age: 28 | Date of Birth: 1986.01.15
  • Last Fight: May 11, 2014 in FCMMA
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Gracie Floripa
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: 74.0" (188cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

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João Zeferino Lightweight Ranking History

João Zeferino MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Cancelled Bout Alexandre Ramos Circuito Talent de MMA 11 2014.08.23
Reason: Zeferino Injury
Win | Submission
Round 1 of 3

Jackson Miranda
14-6-0 5-2-0

Fighten 1
Main Event | Catchweight | 157 lbs

2014.05.11
Win | KO/TKO | Kick

Edson Mosca

Santa Catarina Regional

2014.03.29
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Elias Silvério
13-5-0 8-0-0

UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.09.04
Odds: -110 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs | Referee: Leon Roberts
Cancelled Bout Kenny Robertson UFC UFN 28 2013.09.04
Reason: Robertson Injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Rafael Natal
13-4-0 15-4-1

UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs. Rockhold
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.05.18
Odds: +270 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs | Referee: Leon Roberts
Win | Submission | Choke
2:46 Round 1 of 3

Wellington Monalisa
12-4-0 10-8-1

NCF 14
Main Event | Vacant Title | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.03.09
Win | Submission | Armlock

Thiago Rela

Brazil Regional

2012.12.08
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Givago Francisco

Nitrix Champion Fight

2012.08.18
Win | Submission | Armlock

Deyvison Santos

Santa Catarina Regional

2012.07.15
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Vagner Tiburcio

Santa Catarina Regional

2012.06.09
Cancelled Bout Ryan Thomas NAFC 2012.05.04
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Fabio Selim

Santa Catarina Regional

2011.11.26
Win | Submission | Leglock
0:25 Round 1 of 3

Sean Salmon
6-4-0 18-17-0

NAFC: Unleashed
Co-Main Event | Catchweight | 195 lbs

2011.11.18
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

Eddie Larrea

Konquer the Kage

2009.07.25
Win | Submission | Armlock

Joshua Thorpe

UEP

2009.03.21
Win | Submission | Choke

Eric Thompson

BG 5

2009.03.14
Win | Submission | Choke

Colby McMahon

Atlas Fights

2009.02.21
Win | Submission | Choke

Eduardo Baby

SFC 3

2007.12.12
Win | Submission | Choke

Marcelo Pirulito

CTF

2007.06.24
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Kaue Dudus

FF

2007.03.10
Loss | KO/TKO | Knee

Leandro Gordo

SFC 2

2006.11.04
Loss | KO/TKO

Fausto Black

JFS 2

2006.07.16
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Bruno Amorim

FF

2005.11.26

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