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18-6-0

Luiz Firmino

Luiz "Buscape" Firmino

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  • Given Name: Luiz Firmino Carvalho
  • MMA Record: 18-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Buscape
  • Current Streak: 5 Wins
  • Age: 33 | Date of Birth: 1982.03.18
  • Last Fight: June 21, 2014 in WSOF
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 155.2 lbs
  • Affiliation: American Top Team
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 69.5" (177cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $16,000 USD
  • Born: Joao Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Coconut Creek, Florida
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Luiz Firmino began his professional MMA career in 2000 and has fought in several notable MMA promotions, including Pride, WSOF, and Dream.  In 2015, Firmino competed on the 21st season of The Ultimate Fighter, representing his home gym, the Blackzilians.  In the second fight of the season, Firmino was chosen to fight.  One of the most experienced fighter of the competition, Firmino ended up facing the least experienced fighter of the competition in ATT's Uros Jurisic.  Firmino defeated Jurisic via unanimous decision after two rounds. 

 
The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians
Episode 2 Firmino def. Uros Jurisic by Unanimous Decision

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Luiz Firmino MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Tyson Griffin
17-6-0 16-7-0

WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.06.21
Odds: -155 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $14,000 ($7K Base, $7K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 155.2 lbs (70.4 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jacob Volkmann
16-6-0 16-4-0

WSOF 6: Burkman vs. Carl
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.10.26
Odds: +205 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Troy Waugh
Win | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Luis Palomino
15-6-0 20-7-0

CFA 9: Firmino vs. Palomino
Main Event | Title Challenge | Lightweight | 155

2013.01.19
Weigh-In: 154.8 lbs (70.2 kgs) | Referee: Jorge Alonzo
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Toby Imada
14-6-0 30-16-0

CFA 8: Araujo vs. Bradley
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.10.06
Win | Submission | Choke
4:31 Round 1 of 3

Johnavan Vistante
13-6-0 4-1-0

CFA 7: Palomino vs. Cavalcante
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.06.30
Weigh-In: 152.3 lbs (69.1 kgs) | Referee: James Warring
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

John Alessio
13-5-0 32-14-0

Superior Cage Combat 3: Alessio vs. Firmino
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.11.04
Disclosed Pay: $2,000 Base | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Loss | Submission | Leglock

Francisco Trinaldo

Bitetti Combat

2010.02.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Ryan Healy

Florida Regional

2009.09.04
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Tatsuya Kawajiri
12-3-0 21-4-2

Dream 3: Lightweight GP 2008 Second Round
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 70 kg

2008.05.11
Odds: +314 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs (69.9 kgs) | Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Win | Submission | Choke
7:37 Round 1 of 2

Kazuyuki Miyata
11-3-0 5-6-0

Dream 1: Lightweight GP 2008 First Round
Main Card | Tournament Round of 16 | 70 kg

2008.03.15
Odds: -226 (Moderate Favorite) | Referee: Moritaka Oshiro
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Nobuhiro Obiya
10-3-0 9-1-1

Pride Bushido 13: Bushido Survival Finals
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2006.11.05
Odds: -205 (Moderate Favorite) | Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Tatsuya Kawajiri
10-2-0 14-2-2

Pride Bushido 8
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2005.07.17
Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Loss | Decision | Split
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Luiz Azeredo
10-1-0 7-3-0

Pride Bushido 6
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2005.04.03
Weigh-In: 158.7 lbs (72.0 kgs) | Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Masakazu Imanari
9-1-0 5-2-1

Pride Bushido 5
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2004.10.14
Win | Submission | Choke
2:52 Round 1 of 2

Hiroyuki Abe
8-1-0 5-3-2

Pride Bushido 4
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2004.07.19
Win | Submission | Armlock

Rafles la Rose

Shooto Europe

2004.02.26
Win | Submission | Punches

Devanir Marques

Bahia Regional

2003.12.20
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Kohei Yasumi

Shooto

2003.09.05
Win | Submission | Armlock

Tom Kirk

Shooto

2003.05.21
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Musail Allaudinov

M-1 Global

2003.04.06
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Sergei Bytchkov

M-1 Global

2002.04.26
Loss | Decision

Eli Soares

Pernambuco Regional

2000.05.27
Win | Submission

Reginaldo Santana

Pernambuco Regional

2000.05.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Sergei Bytchkov

Pernambuco Regional

2000.05.27

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