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Andre Gusmao

Andre Gusmao

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  • Given Name: André Machado Gusmão
  • Professional MMA Record: 6-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname:
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 37 | Date of Birth: 1977.05.19
  • Last Fight: April 15, 2011 in CFFC
  • Weight Class: Light Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 185.4 lbs
  • Affiliation: Renzo Gracie Academy
  • Height: 6'2" (188cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $5,000 USD
  • Born: Goiânia, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: New York, New York
  • Personal Pages: Facebook
  • College: N/A
  • Foundation Style: Capoeira
  • Head Coach: Renzo Gracie
  • Other Coaches: N/A

Gyms & Affiliations

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André Gusmão is a professional MMA fighter fighting out of team Renzo Gracie in New York, New York. After a promising start to his pro MMA career that saw him run his record to 5-0 with four wins in the highly competitive International Fight League, Gusmao was granted a shot in the world's biggest MMA promotion, the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Unfortunately for Gusmao, back-to-back losses to future top contenders Jon Jones and Krzysztof Soszynski saw him released from his UFC contract after only two fights.


Gusmao relies on an unusual foundational style of Capoeira blended with solid Jiu-Jitsu as well as a natural athleticism to off-balance his opponents. He continues to teach and train out of Renzo Gracie Academy in New York.

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Andre Gusmao MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:16 Round 3 of 3, 10:16 Total

Tim Williams
6-2-0 5-0-0

CFFC 7 : No Mercy
Main Event | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2011.04.15
Weigh-In: 185.4 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | Submission | Punches
3:25 Round 1 of 3

Vagner Curió
5-2-0 5-4-0

Ring of Combat 28
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2010.02.19
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
3:17 Round 1 of 3

Krzysztof Soszynski
5-1-0 22-9-1

UFC 98: Evans vs. Machida
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2009.05.23
Odds: -143 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $5,000 Base | Weigh-In: 206.0 lbs | Referee: Herb Dean
Cancelled Bout Houston Alexander UFC 98 2009.05.23
Reason: Alexander Broken Hand
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jon Jones
5-0-0 6-0-0

UFC 87: Seek and Destroy
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2008.08.09
Odds: -218 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs | Referee: Darryl Guthmiller
Win | KO/TKO | Knee
0:53 Round 1 of 3

Mike Ciesnolevicz
4-0-0 13-2-0

IFL 17: 2007 Team Championship Final
Main Event | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2007.09.20
Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs | Referee: Troy Waugh
Win | Submission | Choke
3:53 Round 1 of 3

Wojtek Kaszowski
3-0-0 0-6-0

IFL 15: Las Vegas
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2007.06.16
Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Brent Beauparlant
2-0-0 4-2-0

IFL 6: Championship Final
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2006.12.29
Weigh-In: 204.75 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:02 Round 2 of 3, 5:02 Total

Mike Ciesnolevicz
1-0-0 8-1-0

IFL 4: Gracie vs. Miletich
Main Card

2006.09.23
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

John Swangler

SF 3

2006.04.22

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