- Name: Johnny Eduardo
- Pro MMA Record: 28-12-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
- Nickname: Pretinho
- Current Streak: 2 Losses
- Age: 40 | Date of Birth: 1980.08.03
- Last Fight: June 01, 2018 in UFC
- Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.8 lbs
- Affiliation: Nova União
- Height: 5'7" (171cm) | Reach: 71.0" (180cm)
- Career Disclosed Earnings: $96,000 USD
- Born: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Fighting out of: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Johnny Eduardo was born on 3 August, 1978, in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Eduardo is currently fighting out of Rio, signed with the UFC in the Bantamweight Division,
Eduardo began fighting in 1996, amassing a professional record of 27-9-0, with 20 of his wins coming from finishes.
Eduardo has spent most of his career fighting in local promotions around Rio de Janeiro, only fighting outside of Brasil twice; at Shooto R.E.A.D. in 2000 and Bellator 3 in 2009, before being signed to the UFC.
Eduardo was expected to face Yves Jabouin on March 16, 2013 at UFC 158. However, on March 6, Eduardo was forced to pull out of the bout citing a shoulder injury. Jabouin was then pulled from the card as a suitable replacement could not be found on short notice.
After almost two years out of the cage, Eduardo returned to the UFC to face Eddie Wineland on May 10, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 40.Despite being a significant betting underdog, he won the fight via KO in the first round. The win also earned Eduardo his first Performance of the Night bonus award.