Ajax loader


Pro MMA Record



Jose Landi-Jons

Jose "Pelé" Landi-Jons

Fighter Details

  • Name: Jose Landi-Jons
  • Pro MMA Record: 29-16-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Pelé
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 45 | Date of Birth: 1973.09.15
  • Last Fight: July 18, 2015 in TFC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 170.2 lbs
  • Affiliation: Revolution Fight Team
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: 74.0" (188cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
  • Fighting out of: Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
  • Fighter Links:
  • Personal Links:

Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

Jose Landi-Jons is ineligible for regional rankings due to inactivity.
Fighters must have at least one completed MMA bout in the past two years to be ranked.


Jose Landi-Jons Wiki Update Wiki

One of the original Brazilian Vale Tudo fighters, Jose Landi-Jons was once one of the best fighters in the world, having defeated Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos, Pat Miletich, Matt Hughes, and Alexander Shlemenko (twice) during his run.

Although Pele holds career victories against two of the most famous welterweight champions in the sport’s history, he is even better known for some of the most bitter feuds in Brazilian MMA history, as he had a falling out with the world famous Chute Boxe Academy in his early career and was part of a very public and nasty feud with fellow Brazilian fighter Jorge Patino, whom he defeated twice. In his prime, Landi-Jons was one of MMA’s best athletes, deeply competitive, and skilled in his standup. He still fights occasionally.

Pele has had some nasty injuries in the ring/cage. One includes having his earring torn out mid fight and another was having his leg broken via checked kick a la Anderson Silva against Weidman.

Last updated 06.17.2014, 11:12 PM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Jose Landi-Jons News View All

Lee Murray, a UFC veteran known as the alleged mastermind of the biggest cash heist i... (2018-07-18 12:00:01 -0400)
How does a promoter go from the bigtime of PRIDE to the amateurs and love every minut... (2016-10-31 09:00:07 -0400)
A look at  how MMA's big show veterans are fairing in the smaller rings and cages aro... (2016-07-14 12:00:05 -0400)
Anderson Silva will fight Michael Bisping in Bisping's backyard Saturday, but London ... (2016-02-27 09:00:03 -0500)
Check out the compete results for the Titan FC 34 event that took place on Saturday night... (2015-07-19 14:00:03 -0400)
Nem José "Pelé" Landy, nem Iliarde Santos e nem Lucas Rota. O único brasileiro a vencer n... (2015-07-19 10:29:39 -0400)
Bloody Elbow previews tonight's Titan Fighting Championships 34 event in Kansas City, Mis... (2015-07-18 17:00:03 -0400)
Bellator 140: Lima vs. KoreshkovJuly 17, 2015 | Mohegan Sun Arena | Uncasville, Connectic... (2015-07-17 00:57:00 -0400)

Videos & Highlights

    Highlight  |  Jose Pele HL Vid by Hello Japan report dead link

    MMA highlight video maker Hello Japan brings us this look at Jose "Pele" Landi-Jons from his Brazil series.

  • MMAFighting.com : Devin Clark vs. Ivan Shtyrkov off UFC St. Petersburg card
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC St. Petersburg Results: Overeem vs. Oleinik
  • MMA Junkie : AXS TV Fight of the Week: Watch Antonina Shevchenko's title win at Lion Fight 31
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC Rochester poster released
  • MMA Junkie : USADA says collectors wear uniforms; Dan Ige begs to differ after blood botch
  • MMA Junkie : UFC vets Josh Burkman, William Macario meet in LFA 66 co-main event
  • MMA Weekly : Check out the Top 5 Finishes by UFC St. Petersburg Fighters
  • MMA Junkie : UFC on ESPN+ 9 poster released: Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee's faces are front and center
  • MMA Weekly : UFC veteran Angela Magana awakes from coma
  • MMA Junkie : Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Don Frye, Brent Primus, Dave Ellefson
  • MMA Weekly : Tyron Woodley calls out Brendan Schaub for suggesting racial overtones in Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya feud
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC St. Petersburg predictions
  • MMA Junkie : Devin Clark says Ivan Shtyrkov out of UFC on ESPN+ 7, fight canceled
  • MMA Junkie : B.J. Penn accused of threatening farmer with machete; police investigation ongoing
  • MMA Weekly : Alistair Overeem’s Top 5 UFC Knockouts
  • MMAFighting.com : Angela Hill replaces teammate Jessica Penne, faces Jodie Esquibel at UFC Fort Lauderdale
  • MMA Junkie : Ben Askren: Brawling Jorge Masvidal lacks discipline, not secure in masculinity
  • MMAFighting.com : Video: Luan Santiago wins Brave CF lightweight title with spinning back elbow
  • MMA Junkie : Daily Debate results: Was Poirier's title road tougher than dos Anjos, Lawler or Bisping's?
  • MMAFighting.com : Alex da Silva quit his job for UFC St. Petersburg fight