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16-6-1

Marcos Galvão

Marcos "Louro" Galvão

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  • Name: Marcos Galvão
  • Professional MMA Record: 16-6-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Louro
  • Current Streak: 3 Wins
  • Age: 33 | Date of Birth: 1981.06.23
  • Last Fight: May 02, 2014 in BFC
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 136.8 lbs
  • Gym/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.

Last updated 06.22.2013, 10:44 AM ET
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Record by Year and By Promotion

Professional Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Thomas Vasquez
Ref: Keith Peterson
Bellator 118: Warren vs. Silva
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2014.05.02
Odds: -550 Heavy Favorite | Weigh-In: 136.8 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
4:29 Round 1 of 3
Tom McKenna
Ref: Keith Peterson
Bellator 108: Rampage vs. Beltran
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2013.11.15
Odds: -500 Heavy Favorite | Weigh-In: 135.9 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
Round 2 of 3
Shely Santana
Shooto Brazil 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
Ref: Dan Miragliotta
Bellator 89
Main Event | Title Challenge | Bantamweight | 135
2013.02.14
Odds: +185 Slight Underdog | Weigh-In: 134.7 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
4:20 Round 2 of 3, 9:20 Total
Luis Nogueira
Ref: Jason Herzog
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
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Travis Marx
Ref: Keith Peterson
Bellator 68
Co-Main Event | Tournament Semifinal | 135 lbs
2012.05.11
Odds: -265 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Ed West
Ref: Keith Peterson
Bellator 65
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 135 lbs
2012.04.13
Odds: -135 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Alexis Vila
Ref: Jason Herzog
Bellator 55
Main Event | Tournament Semifinal | 135 lbs
2011.10.22
Odds: +290 Moderate Underdog | Weigh-In: 135.5 lbs
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Chase Beebe
Ref: Jerry Krzys
Bellator 51
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 135 lbs
2011.09.24
Odds: -115 Near Even | Weigh-In: 135.0 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Joe Warren
Ref: Jason Herzog
Bellator 41
Main Event | Catchweight | 137 lbs
2011.04.16
Odds: +425 Heavy Underdog | Weigh-In: 136.6 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Ryan Vaccaro
Ref: Keith Peterson
Ring of Combat 33
Main Card | Vacant Title | Featherweight | 145 lbs
2010.12.03
Weigh-In: 144.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 12:00 Total
Jacob Kirwan
Ref: Keith Peterson
Ring of Combat 31
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs
2010.09.24
Weigh-In: 145.5 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Punches David Derby Regional 2010.05.15
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:18 Round 1 of 3
Damacio Page
Ref: Rafael Ramos
WEC 39: Brown vs. Garcia
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2009.03.01
Odds: +120 Near Even | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs
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
Ref: Mario Yamasaki
WEC 31: Faber vs Curran
Preliminary Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2007.12.12
Disclosed Pay: $5,000 Base | Weigh-In: 136.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Majority Kenji Osawa Shooto 2007.05.18
Win | Decision | Unanimous Naoya Uematsu Fury FC 1 2006.09.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous Fredson Paixao Jungle Fight 2006.04.29
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Akitoshi Hokazono
Shooto: 9/23 in Korakuen Hall 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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