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Gesias Cavalcante vs. T.J. O'Brien

Preliminary Card | Lightweight · 155 lbs | MMA

Gesias Cavalcante defeats T.J. O'Brien via Submission at 1:03 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante
Mmaweekly large T.J. "The Spider" O'Brien

Cavalcante
Submission
Round 1

Gesias Cavalcante T.J. O'Brien

"JZ" "The Spider"

16-6-1   Pro Record At Fight   19-5-0
Climbed to 17-6   Record After Fight   Fell to 19-6
-260 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +200 (Moderate Underdog)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
Coconut Creek, Florida   Fighting out of   Des Moines, Iowa
29 years, 3 months   Age at Fight   25 years, 10 months, 2 days
156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.5 lbs (70.5 kgs)
5'8" (173cm)   Height   6'2" (188cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   77.0" (196cm)
Blackzilians   Gym   Roundkick Gym
WSOF 1
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WSOF 1: Arlovski vs. Cole
  • Date: Saturday 11.03.2012 at 10:30 PM ET
  • Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
  • Venue: Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 2 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Bas Rutten, Michael Schiavello, Todd Harris
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Mike Straka
  • Cavalcante Total Disclosed Pay: $14,000
  • O'Brien Total Disclosed Pay: $5,000
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Cavalcante vs. O'Brien Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 369  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Cavalcante
84%
O'Brien
16%

Cavalcante vs. O'Brien Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

Analise do @MMAWorldSeries ultimo sábado. O oponente do @Tyrone_spong foi um gênio em ficar em pé na frente dele. #WSOF1 #Blackzilians #MMA
5 days
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Thoughts on @MMAWorldSeries. @Tyrone_spong opponent was a genius to stand in front of him. @henrihooft @BasRuttenMMA @SugarRaySefo ;)
5 days
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Carma veio a cavalo. DJ Linderman tentou tirar vantagem dps d enfiar dedo no olho do @Anthony_Rumble e - de 5s depois tava apagado no chão
5 days
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Karma came fast! DJ Linderman tried to take advantage after poking @Anthony_Rumble in the eye and less the 5s he was falling head first. ;)
5 days
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To assistindo o @MMAWorldSeries no DVR pela 1ª vez desde q lutei e o evento ta em alta qualidade. Excelente evento e transmissão pela @NBCSN
5 days
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I'm having a chance to watch @MMAWorldSeries for the 1st time after the fight on @NBCSN and the quality is amazing. Great show! Happy 2 b in
5 days
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@SiyarTheGreat @theitalianborg @cosmoalexandre I promise I will take @USMAN84kg too. One more to fall in love with churrasco (Brazilian BBQ)
5 days
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I have to thanks @mariespano and @F3Nutrition to guide me w my #nutrition #diet #supplement. Feeling good and u can see the results at #WSOF
5 days
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“@pgamafilho: @terraolimpiadas se estivéssemos com time principal completo, e em todas as categorias,eramos campeões c facilidade" Bom saber
4 days
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“@TerraOlimpiadas: Brasil é vice-campeão Sul-Americano de Luta Olímpica: http://t.co/ku0BInAq” :) Tamo chegando. Um so caminho...
4 days
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“@Minotouromma: @Gesias parabens campeão” É nós Mino!!! Final do Ano devo estar por ai visitando os parceiros novamente. Abracao
4 days
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“@RyanRadiusMgmt: @Gesias Congrats on your win last weekend!” Thanks Ryan! Hard work paying off.
4 days
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@jucao valeu Juca! Sei como e essa felicidade de estar de fora tb. Qd vcs lutam sou eu quem fico assim. Fé em Deus e Luta Livre neles. Haha
4 days
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“@maldonadolima: @Gesias Mlk acabei de acordar e procurei o resultado!! Uhulllll boa neguinho representou!! Parabéns mlk!!!” Retorno de Jedi
3 days
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“@theitalianborg: @Gesias so happy for your win,true friend and true warrior” Catzo!!! Don't make me cry man. Lol...
3 days
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@SiyarTheGreat @theitalianborg @CosmoAlexandre let's grab some affogato, pizza de chocolate, gellato and some shwarma too. #FoodComa
3 days
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“@GilbertDurinho: Boaaa @Gesias #WSOF1#JZCalvan!!! Bela vitória! #ArteSuave Video [ http://t.co/G888G4tS ]” E nos Duro. To no teu aguardo
3 days
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@DavidLoiseau thanks! I keep saying that I want to come visit you in Canada but now with the winter is not happening. I will wait lil more
3 days
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“@OlivarLeite: @Gesias Parabéns monstro!!!” Tamo junto Olivar. Bom estar de volta e o video ta no YouTube pra galera do Brasil poder ver tb
3 days
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“@ItalianTankATT: @Gesias Congrats on your win!” Thanks Italian brotha. I want some Nutella! Lol
3 days
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“@MarioSperry: @Gesias doing what he does best.http://t.co/xDChqtm5 @blackzilians” Obrigado Sensei! So o começo...
3 days
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“@glennauthentic What gr8 night Not just 4 @Gesias @Tyrone_spong @Anthony_Rumble but every1 who helped behind the scenes” Special thanks 2 u
3 days
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“@ThiagoAlvesATT: @Gesias Parabens neguin!!! Abraco irmao!!!” Valeu Pitco! Retorno de Jedi irmão. So o começo
3 days
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“@82Spaniard: 3 out of 3 n all finishes.Mission accomplished @blackzilians @Anthony_Rumble @Gesias @Tyrone_spong @henrihooft” P.E.R.F.E.C.T
3 days
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“@HelloJapan1: @IndioMMA @CosmoAlexandre Every Blackzilian loves Glen. he must look after you guys very well!” The Godfather! Hes gr8 guy!
3 days
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Bet where I'm at. Advinhe aonde estou. @ Jaco Hybrid Training Center http://t.co/1neVBXG8
3 days
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EPIC! That picture will be a big poster on my wall! Love it “@RyanLoco: Photo: A victorious @gesias JZ Cavalcante http://t.co/m3Zmb3DD”
2 days
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Com uma torcida dessa nao tinha como... http://t.co/hZ7naU00
2 days
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Good morning fan-mily! Didn't have time to thank you all yesterday after the fight, but thanks GOD n hard work everything went well. #Faith
18 hours
after
Graças a Deus mais um pra conta! Fé irremediável e respeito máximo. Um só...
17 hours
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Bom dia fan-mília!!! Não tive a oportunidade de agradecer ao apoio de vcs ontem a noite, mas to aqui mandando um salve pra geral. Brigadao!
17 hours
after
BLACKZILIANS 3 X 0!: #BLACKZILIANS 3 x 0. That’s how we roll. God in control and we just flow… http://t.co/EATPNn8C
9 hours
after
#Blackzilians on mission! First one: completed. Everybody on weight for @ @ Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino http://t.co/pOFHSe9Y
21 hours
before
We are on mission. 1st one completed. Everybody on weight for @MMAWorldSe @ Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino http://t.co/hZ0bXRH7
21 hours
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Blackzilians Invade World Series of Fighting Nice job Alexandra. @authenticsportmgt @glennauthentic @MMAWorldSeries http://t.co/bGR41gh4
21 hours
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World cheeseburger championships outside my hotel on weight cutting day...that's cruel and unusual punishment http://t.co/0PNqKDIT
1 day
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ALMOST THAT TIME!: Photoshoot for @MMAWorldSeries at @PHVegas. Make sure to watch the fights… http://t.co/6JTovuw6
1 day
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Photoshoot for mmaworldseries at phvegas. Make sure to watch the fights @ Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino http://t.co/AZEoGsQV
2 days
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In Vegas ready to fight this Saturday at @MMAWorldSeries. Two more days! @steve_carl @kevinfireburns
2 days
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Em Las Vegas muitos festejando; outros ralando e eu aqui treinando. Dedic @ Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino http://t.co/ss9kG0re
3 days
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COFFEE LOVER!: I just got a great gift that will be much used in this travel to my fight at… http://t.co/yzESuryz
3 days
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TWICK or TWEET!! Happy Halloween guys today is last day, one last push to VOTE for Blackzilians at http://t.co/GfsjuQAk!
3 days
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“@Riala10: Guerreiro que é guerreiro não se abate com os golpes da vida, Guerreiro junta forças pra bater mais forte ainda. @Gesias” É ISSO!
4 days
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“@HelloJapan1: @MMAWorldSeries SUPPORTING YOU @Gesias JZ!!!” Thank you bro! Soon, soon...
4 days
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“@maxN604: JZ good luck this week @MMAWorldSeries , this will be your new begining road back to the top 10 #KingofHeroes” Thank U very much
4 days
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“@mongolianchop13: @Gesias looking forward to seeing u in shootboxing in Japan!” First check me out this weekend on @MMAWorldSeries. Thanks
4 days
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RT “@ray32869: @MMAWorldSeries almost here! @Gesias @Anthony_Rumble @Tyrone_spong @FabioMelloMMA.all on same card! http://t.co/svFjmdDc”
4 days
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God give lessons in all forms. Be aware. Be present. Be you. Ask for wisdom to be able to wat @ Caxanga Crib http://t.co/0ZREL8mJ
5 days
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Relaxing last Sunday before mmaworldseries November 3. Recharging... Thanks God for everyth @ Red Reef Park http://t.co/NWCyAxD5
6 days
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DId you? http://t.co/NT5x8PcA
6 days
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Sabado q vem é nós fanmília! #Blackzilians representando, @Anthony_Rumble @Tyrone_spong @fabiomellomma, @MMAWorldSeries http://t.co/sme4v4W9
7 days
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“@gryphonjapan: Welcome to Japan Shootboxing S-CUP! @Gesias” :) thanks! Excited 4 the challenge, but first take care biz @MMAWorldSeries
7 days
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“@Riala10: @Gesias @PREGADORLUO #Oss http://t.co/ofhf3A7s” Tamo junto! Sábado que vem tem mais. @MMAWorldSeries
7 days
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Copa do mundo no Rio http://t.co/JZ2cUWmc
7 days
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Fácil bater o peso! / Easy to make weight! - Thanks geisa007 mariespano @f3nutrition @ Cafofo Crib http://t.co/LNLXSMfJ
8 days
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Conheci @Tyrone_spong 7a atras e ja era 1 lenda. Agora a gente treina junto e vamos lutar no mesmo card @MMAWorldSeries http://t.co/3LJfH6Qt
8 days
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Meet @Tyrone_spong 7ys ago n he was already legend. Now he's my tmate n will b fighting @ same card on @MMAWorldSeries http://t.co/3LJfH6Qt
8 days
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Todo #CARIOCA deveria assistir a esse video! http://t.co/JZ2cUWmc #riodejaneiro #rj #rio
9 days
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Espirito Imortal! Treino inspirado com a galera da Fight Sport (@Cyborg_Abreu) com a graça do mestre Carlson http://t.co/cVKD2LDt
9 days
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“@meltarise: DEUS não tem atalhos, DEUS tem caminhos. DEUS não abre brechas, DEUS abre portas. Espere o tempo de Dele! Tenha FÉ!” SEMPRE
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