- Name: Alexandre Ferreira
- Professional MMA Record: 18-7-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
- Nickname: Cacareco
- Current Streak: 1 Loss
- Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1979.04.25
- Last Fight: November 13, 2010 in UFC
- Weight Class: Light Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs
- Career Disclosed Earnings: $16,000 USD
- Height: 5'7" (171cm) | Reach: N/A
- Gym/Affiliation: Chute Boxe Academy
- Born: Brazil
- Fighter Pages: Sherdog | Wikipedia | The UG
- Fighting out of: Rio de Janiero, Brazil
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Alexandre Ferreira MMA Fight Record
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:20 Round 1 of 3
Ref: Kevin Mulhall
UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs
|Odds: +190 Slight Underdog | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs|
|Win | Submission | Shoulder||Walter Mazurkievicz||Jungle Fight||2009.10.17|
|Win | Submission | Leglock||Vagner Curió||Jungle Fight||2009.09.19|
Win | Submission | Choke
0:20 Round 1 of 3
Ref: Steve Mazzagatti
IFL 20: Las Vegas
Main Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs
|Odds: -235 Moderate Favorite | Disclosed Pay: $16,000 Base | Weigh-In: 214.0 lbs|
|Win | Submission | Leglock||Fabio Maldonado||MTL||2007.11.10|
|Win | Submission | Shoulder||Rafael Monteiro||MTL||2007.08.11|
|Win | Submission | Leglock||Branden Lee Hinkle||GFC||2007.05.19|
|Win | Submission | Choke||Rodrigo Gripp de Sousa||FF||2007.03.10|
|Loss | Decision | Unanimous||Felipe Arinelli||SC1||2006.10.07|
|Win | Submission | Armlock||Michael Knaap||WCFC||2006.03.18|
|Win | Submission | Choke||Julio Cezar Santana||Jungle Fight||2005.11.26|
|Win | Submission | Armlock||Jose Freitas||FFR 1||2005.10.15|
|Loss | Submission | Choke||Miquel de Souza||ROS 4||2004.11.27|
|Loss | KO/TKO||Chris Munsen||HOOKnSHOOT||2001.11.17|
|Loss | Submission | Choke||Chris Haseman||RINGS||2001.06.15|
|Loss | Submission | Shoulder||Hiromitsu Kanehara||RINGS||2000.12.22|
|Win | Submission | Punches||Kevin Cook||WEF||2000.08.26|
|Win | Submission | Armlock||Moti Horenstein||2H2H 1||2000.03.05|
|Win | Submission | Armlock||Shannon Ritch||AAC 2||1999.11.27|
|Win | Submission | Choke||Bob Schrijber||WVC 9||1999.09.27|
|Win | Submission | Choke||Jimmy Westfall||WVC 9||1999.09.27|
|Win | Submission | Punches||Astravroslakis Astravroslakis||WVC 8||1999.07.01|
|Win | Submission | Punches||Rodney Glunder||WVC 8||1999.07.01|
|Win | Decision | Split||Heath Herring||WVC 8||1999.07.01|
|Loss | Disqualificaton | Foul||Tim Catalfo||IVC 4||1998.02.07|
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Saturday 11.24.2012 1:39pm ET | View Full Article
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