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17-6-1

Marcos Galvão

Marcos "Louro" Galvão

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  • Name: Marcos Galvão
  • MMA Record: 17-6-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Louro
  • Current Streak: 4 Wins
  • Age: 33 | Date of Birth: 1981.06.23
  • Last Fight: March 27, 2015 in BFC
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 134.6 lbs
  • Affiliation: Long Island MMA
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 65.0" (165cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $5,000 USD
  • Born: Amazonas, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: New York City, New York
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

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Marcos Galvao is a brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Nova Uniao founder Andre Pederneiras. Galvao is a 5 time Brazilian National Champion as well as a 2 time World Champion in jiu jitsu. Galvao fought for the WEC as well as Shooto before finding his home with Bellator. He would fight in the Season 5 Bantamweight tournament he would advance from the first round with a Unanimous Decision over Chase Beebe before losing to Alexis Vila by Split Decision in the semi-finals.

Galvao would next enter the Season 6 Bantamweight tournament and would defeat Luis Nogueira in the finals to earn himself a title shot against his friend Eduardo Dantas (the two train together at Nova União) at Bellator 89. Coming in as a slight underdog (+185) Galvão was defeat by Dantas via knock out in the second round.

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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Submission | Leglock
0:45 Round 2 of 5, 5:45 Total

Joe Warren
16-6-1 12-3-0

Bellator 135: Warren vs. Galvao 2
Main Event | Title Challenge | Bantamweight | 135

2015.03.27
Odds: +185 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 134.6 lbs | Referee: John McCarthy
#22 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2015
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Thomas Vasquez
15-6-1 6-0-0

Bellator 118: Warren vs. Silva
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2014.05.02
Odds: -550 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 136.8 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:29 Round 1 of 3

Tom McKenna
14-6-1 7-3-0

Bellator 108: Rampage vs. Beltran
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2013.11.15
Odds: -500 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 135.9 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
Round 2 of 3

Shely Santana
13-6-1 7-2-0

Shooto Brasil 40
Co-Main Event | Bantamweight | 134 lbs

2013.06.23
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
3:01 Round 2 of 5, 8:01 Total

Eduardo Dantas
13-5-1 14-3-0

Bellator 89
Main Event | Title Challenge | Bantamweight | 135

2013.02.14
Odds: +185 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 134.7 lbs | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
#41 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2013
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
4:20 Round 2 of 3, 9:20 Total

Luis Nogueira
12-5-1 14-2-0

Bellator 73: 2012 Summer Series 3
Co-Main Event | Tournament Finals | 135 lbs

2012.08.24
Odds: +175 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs | Referee: Jason Herzog
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Travis Marx
11-5-1 19-3-0

Bellator 68
Co-Main Event | Tournament Semifinal | 135 lbs

2012.05.11
Odds: -265 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ed West
10-5-1 17-6-0

Bellator 65
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 135 lbs

2012.04.13
Odds: -135 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Alexis Vila
10-4-1 10-0-0

Bellator 55
Main Event | Tournament Semifinal | 135 lbs

2011.10.22
Odds: +290 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 135.5 lbs | Referee: Jason Herzog
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Chase Beebe
9-4-1 19-7-0

Bellator 51
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 135 lbs

2011.09.24
Odds: -115 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs | Referee: Jerry Krzys
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Joe Warren
9-3-1 6-1-0

Bellator 41
Main Event | Catchweight | 137 lbs

2011.04.16
Odds: +425 (Heavy Underdog) | Weigh-In: 136.6 lbs | Referee: Jason Herzog
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ryan Vaccaro
8-3-1 4-0-0

Ring of Combat 33
Main Card | Vacant Title | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2010.12.03
Weigh-In: 144.0 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total

Jacob Kirwan
7-3-1 7-1-0

Ring of Combat 31
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2010.09.24
Weigh-In: 145.5 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

David Derby

Regional

2010.05.15
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:18 Round 1 of 3

Damacio Page
6-2-1 13-4-0

WEC 39: Brown vs. Garcia
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2009.03.01
Odds: +120 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs | Referee: Rafael Ramos
WEC 39 Knockout of the Night
Draw

Masakatsu Ueda

Shooto

2008.09.28
Loss | KO/TKO | Punch
2:09 Round 2 of 3, 7:09 Total

Brian Bowles
6-1-0 4-0-0

WEC 31: Faber vs Curran
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs

2007.12.12
Disclosed Pay: $5,000 Base | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
Win | Decision | Majority

Kenji Osawa

Shooto

2007.05.18
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Naoya Uematsu

Sao Paulo Regional

2006.09.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Fredson Paixão

Jungle Fight

2006.04.29
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Akitoshi Hokazono
3-0-0 3-0-2

Shooto

2005.09.23
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jin Akimoto

Shooto

2004.09.26
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Shuichiro Katsumura

Shooto

2004.01.24
Win | Decision | Majority

Masato Shiozawa

Shooto

2003.05.04

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