- Given Name: Ednaldo de Jesus Oliveira
- Pro MMA Record: 21-9-1, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
- Nickname: Lula
- Current Streak: 2 Losses
- Age: 1984-02-19 | Date of Birth: 1984.02.19
- Last Fight: October 16, 2021 in RCC
- Weight Class: Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 224.9 lbs
- Affiliation: Academia Champion
- Height: 6'7" (201cm) | Reach: 81.5" (207cm)
- Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
- Born: Bahia, Brazil
- Fighting out of: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
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updated Wed Dec 8 06:24:47 2021#12Ednaldo Oliveira is the 12th ranked of 219 active Europe Eastern Pro Heavyweights.
Also ranked at: Light Heavyweight (23rd)
updated Sun Dec 5 01:28:33 2021#6Ednaldo Oliveira is the 6th ranked of 144 active Brazil Pro Heavyweights.
Also ranked at: Light Heavyweight (13th)
updated Sun Dec 5 17:23:14 2021#8Ednaldo Oliveira is the 8th ranked of 121 active Poland Pro Heavyweights.
Also ranked at: Light Heavyweight (14th)
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Ednaldo Oliveira is a Brazilian mixed martial artist currently competing in the light heavyweight division.
Oliveira made his MMA debut in Salvador, Brazil as a heavyweight and continued to fight in Salvador for most of his early career. In his 7th fight Oliveira fought PRIDE veteran Edson Claas Vieira and won the fight after Vieira suffered an ankle injury just one minute into the first round.
With his impressive resume, Oliveira signed with the UFC and was set to make his promotional debut on January 14, 2012 at UFC 142 in Brazil against Rob Broughton. However, Broughton later pulled out of the bout due to an injury and was replaced by returning veteran Gabriel Gonzaga. Oliveira lost via first round submission due to a rear naked choke.
Oliveira was scheduled to make his light heavyweight debut against Nick Penner at UFC on FUEL TV 4 but had to pull out of the fight after breaking his arm during training.
Oliveira was then expected to face Krzysztof Soszynski on December 15, 2012 at UFC on FX 6. However, Oliveira was forced out of the bout with an injury.