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Luiz Firmino

Luiz "Buscape" Firmino

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  • Given Name: Luiz Firmino Carvalho
  • MMA Record: 19-8-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Buscape
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 35 | Date of Birth: 1982.03.18
  • Last Fight: December 31, 2016 in WSOF
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 154.4 lbs
  • Affiliation: N/A
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 69.5" (177cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $16,000 USD
  • Born: Joao Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Coconut Creek, Florida
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Luiz Firmino MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO
5:00 Round 3 of 5, 15:00 Total

Us Justin Gaethje
19-7-0 16-0-0

Us WSOF 34: Gaethje vs. Firmino
Main Event | Title Challenge | Lightweight | 155

2016.12.31
Odds: +385 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 154.4 lbs (70.0 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Loss | Submission | Choke
3:14 Round 1 of 3

Us Brian Foster
19-6-0 26-9-0

Us WSOF 33: Branch vs. Magalhaes
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.10.07
Odds: -140 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 154.7 lbs (70.2 kgs) | Referee: Mike England
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Caros Fodor
18-6-0 10-4-0

Us WSOF 27: Firmino vs. Fodor
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2016.01.23
Odds: -225 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.4 lbs (70.5 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Exhibition Bout
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Si Uroš Jurišic
18-6-0 4-0-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 21: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2015.01.30
Referee: Jorge Alonso
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Tyson Griffin
17-6-0 16-7-0

Us WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.06.21
Odds: -155 (Slight Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $14,000 ($7K Base, $7K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 155.2 lbs (70.4 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jacob Volkmann
16-6-0 16-4-0

Us WSOF 6: Burkman vs. Carl
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.10.26
Odds: +205 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs) | Referee: Troy Waugh
Win | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Pe Luis Palomino
15-6-0 20-7-0

Us CFA 9: Firmino vs. Palomino
Main Event | Title Challenge | Lightweight | 155

2013.01.19
Weigh-In: 154.8 lbs (70.2 kgs) | Referee: Jorge Alonzo
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Toby Imada
14-6-0 30-16-0

Us CFA 8: Araujo vs. Bradley
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.10.06
Win | Submission | Choke
4:31 Round 1 of 3

Us Johnavan Vistante
13-6-0 4-1-0

Us CFA 7: Palomino vs. Cavalcante
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.06.30
Weigh-In: 152.3 lbs (69.1 kgs) | Referee: James Warring
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ca John Alessio
13-5-0 32-14-0

Us Superior Cage Combat 3: Alessio vs. Firmino
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.11.04
Disclosed Pay: $2,000 Base | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Loss | Submission | Leglock

Br Francisco Trinaldo

Br Bitetti Combat

2010.02.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Us Ryan Healy

Us Florida Regional

2009.09.04
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Tatsuya Kawajiri
12-3-0 21-4-2

Jp Dream 3: Lightweight GP 2008 Second Round
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 70 kg

2008.05.11
Odds: +314 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 154.0 lbs (69.9 kgs) | Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Win | Submission | Choke
7:37 Round 1 of 2

Jp Kazuyuki Miyata
11-3-0 5-6-0

Jp Dream 1: Lightweight GP 2008 First Round
Main Card | Tournament Round of 16 | 70 kg

2008.03.15
Odds: -226 (Moderate Favorite) | Referee: Moritaka Oshiro
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Nobuhiro Obiya
10-3-0 9-1-1

Jp Pride Bushido 13: Bushido Survival Finals
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2006.11.05
Odds: -205 (Moderate Favorite) | Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Tatsuya Kawajiri
10-2-0 14-2-2

Jp Pride Bushido 8
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2005.07.17
Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Loss | Decision | Split
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Luiz Azeredo
10-1-0 7-3-0

Jp Pride Bushido 6
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2005.04.03
Weigh-In: 158.7 lbs (72.0 kgs) | Referee: Daisuke Noguchi
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Masakazu Imanari
9-1-0 5-2-1

Jp Pride Bushido 5
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2004.10.14
Win | Submission | Choke
2:52 Round 1 of 2

Jp Hiroyuki Abe
8-1-0 5-3-2

Jp Pride Bushido 4
Main Card | Lightweight | 73 kg

2004.07.19
Win | Submission | Armlock

Nl Rafles la Rose

Ch Shooto Europe

2004.02.26
Win | Submission | Punches

Devanir Marques

Br Bahia Regional

2003.12.20
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Kohei Yasumi

Jp Shooto

2003.09.05
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Tom Kirk

Us Shooto

2003.05.21
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Musail Allaudinov

Ru M-1 Global

2003.04.06
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Sergei Bytchkov

Ru M-1 Global

2002.04.26
Win | Submission

Reginaldo Santana

Br Pernambuco Regional

2000.05.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Sergei Bytchkov

Br Pernambuco Regional

2000.05.27
Loss | Decision

Eli Soares

Br Pernambuco Regional

2000.05.27

Luiz Firmino Wiki Update Wiki

Luiz Firmino began his professional MMA career in 2000 and has fought in several notable MMA promotions, including Pride, WSOF, and Dream.  In 2015, Firmino competed on the 21st season of The Ultimate Fighter, representing his home gym, the Blackzilians.  In the second fight of the season, Firmino was chosen to fight.  One of the most experienced fighter of the competition, Firmino ended up facing the least experienced fighter of the competition in ATT's Uros Jurisic.  Firmino defeated Jurisic via unanimous decision after two rounds. 

 
The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians
Episode 2 Firmino def. Uros Jurisic by Unanimous Decision

Last updated 06.06.2015, 10:05 PM ET
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