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Francimar Barroso

Francimar "Bodão" Barroso
  • Name: Francimar Barroso
  • MMA Record: 18-5-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Bodão
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 36 | Date of Birth: 1980.02.28
  • Last Fight: November 19, 2016 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Light Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Nova União
  • Height: 6'0" (183cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $30,000 USD
  • Born: Xapuri, Acre, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

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Francimar Barroso MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

En Darren Stewart
18-5-0 7-0-0

Gb UFC Fight Night 107
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

No Contest | KO/TKO | Punches
1:34 Round 1 of 3

En Darren Stewart
18-5-0 7-0-0

Br UFC Fight Night 100: Bader vs. Nogueira 2
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

Odds: -150 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs) | Referee: Eduardo Herdy
Cancelled Bout C.B. Dollaway UFC 203 2016.09.10
Reason: Dollaway Back Injury from Elevator
Loss | Submission | Choke
3:11 Round 2 of 3, 8:11 Total

Ua Nikita Krylov
18-4-0 19-4-0

Nl UFC Fight Night 87: Overeem vs. Arlovski
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

Odds: +170 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Lukasz Bosacki
#41 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2016
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ba Elvis Mutapcic
17-4-0 15-3-0

Us UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

Odds: +135 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $30,000 ($15K Base, $15K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Steve Rita
Cancelled Bout Abdul-Kerim Edilov UFC UFN 81 2016.01.17
Reason: Edilov Torn Meniscus
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ca Ryan Jimmo
16-4-0 19-4-0

Br UFC Fight Night 67: Condit vs. Alves
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

Odds: +245 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Kevin MacDonald
Cancelled Bout Ovince St. Preux UFC UFN 56 2014.11.08
Reason: St. Preux Rebooked
Cancelled Bout Patrick Cummins UFC UFN 42 2014.06.07
Reason: Barroso Injury
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Nl Hans Stringer
16-3-0 21-5-3

Br UFC Fight Night 38: Shogun vs. Henderson 2
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

Odds: -135 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Ednaldo Oliveira
15-3-0 13-1-1

Br UFC 163: Aldo vs. Korean Zombie
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

Odds: +110 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Leon Roberts
Win | Submission | Choke
4:56 Round 2 of 3, 9:56 Total

Br Simão Melo
14-3-0 13-7-0

Br WOCS 25
Main Event | Title Match | Light HW | 205 lbs

Win | KO/TKO | Injury
Round 1 of 3

Br Cristiano Souza
13-3-0 4-1-0

Br Shooto Brasil 36
Main Event | Vacant Title | Light Heavyweight | 220

Win | Submission | Choke

Pt Falco Neto Lopes

Br Shooto Brazil

Cancelled Bout Antony Rea Desert Force 3 2011.12.16
Loss | KO/TKO

Ru Baga Agaev

Jo Desert FC

Win | KO/TKO | Kick

In Abhijeet Petkar

Jo Desert FC

Win | Decision | Unanimous

Br Kleber Silva

Br Capital Fight

Win | Submission | Punches

Ar Jacko Quintana

Br Minas Gerais Regional

Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Alessandro Stefano

Br Bitetti Combat

Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Paulo Henrique

Br Iron Man CF

Win | KO/TKO | Retired

Br Levi da Costa

Br Shooto Brazil

Win | Submission | Choke

Br Roque Oliver

Br Shooto Brazil

Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Joao Paulo de Souza

Br Amazonas Regional

Win | Submission | Choke

Br Adriano Balby

Br Amazonas Regional

Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

Br Gerônimo Dos Santos

Br Amazonas Regional

Win | KO/TKO

Br Sandro Pitbull

Br Amazonas Regional

Loss | KO/TKO | Knee

Br Josué Makowiecky

Br Santa Catarina Regional

Win | Submission | Punches

Br Rogerio Farias

Br Rio Grande do Sul Regional

Win | KO/TKO | Kick

Junior Tigre

Br Ceara Regional


Francimar Barroso Wiki Update Wiki

Francimar Barroso (born February 28, 1980) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist (MMA) fighting in the Light Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). A professional competitor since 2004, Barroso also held an undefeated four-fight stint with worldwide MMA promotion, Shooto.

*Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
*Black belt in Kickboxing


Mixed martial arts career:

*Brazilian circuit:

On April 12, 2013, he faced Brazilian prospect Simao Melo da Silva for the WOCS Light Heavyweight Championship. Barroso won the fight via rear-naked choke. He vacated the title shortly after the fight, after getting called from the UFC to be a late-fight replacement.

Shooto Brazil:

Towards the beginning of his career, Barroso competed at Shooto Brazil 11 on March 28, 2009, against Roque Oliver. He won by submission (rear-naked choke). Shortly after the fight he was signed to a four-fight contract. He fought at the next event as well, fighting Levi da Costa on May 30, 2009. He won the fight by doctor stoppage.

After a long hiatus, Barroso returned on March 10, 2012, when he faced Falco Neto Lopes at Shooto Brazil 28. Barroso won via guillotine choke. On November 23, 2012, Barroso fought for the vacant Shooto Brazil Light Heavyweight championship, as he faced number one contender Cristiano Souza. Barroso won the fight by doctor stoppage to win the championship. However he vacated the title, little over a year later to fight in the UFC.

*Desert Force Championship:

In November 2010, Barroso signed with upstart Jordan promotion Desert Force Championship (DFC). He made his DFC debut on December 8, 2010, against Abhijeet Petkar. Barroso won via head kick KO. Then on May 19, 2011, he faced Russian prospect Baga Agaev at DFC 2. He lost the fight when Agaev landed a blistering punch that knocked Barroso down, and then landed multiple knees before the referee stepped in to stop the fight.

*Ultimate Fighting Championship:

Barroso made his UFC debut on August 3, 2013, when he faced fellow Brazilian Ednaldo Oliveira, after Oliveira's original opponent Robert Drysdale was forced out of the bout due to injury. Barroso won via unanimous decision.

Barroso faced UFC newcomer Hans Stringer at UFC Fight Night 38 on March 23, 2014.He lost the back-and-forth fight via split decision

Barroso was expected to face Patrick Cummins at UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Khabilov on June 7, 2014. However, Barroso was forced to pull out of the bout due to injury.

Barroso was expected to face Ovince St. Preux on November 8, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 56, replacing Rafael Cavalcante. In turn, this fight was scrapped when St. Preux was tabbed as a replacement in the event headliner.

Barroso faced Ryan Jimmo on May 30, 2015 at UFC Fight Night 67. He won the fight by unanimous decision.

Barroso was expected to face promotional newcomer Abdul-Kerim Edilov on January 17, 2016 at UFC Fight Night 81. However, Edilov pulled out of the fight in the days leading up to the event citing a knee injury and was replaced by fellow newcomer Elvis Mutapcic. Barroso won the fight via unanimous decision.

Barroso is expected to face Nikita Krylov on May 8, 2016 at UFC Fight Night 87.

Last updated 03.30.2016, 7:49 PM ET
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