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Vinny Magalhães

Vinny "Pezão" Magalhães

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  • Given Name: Vinicius Magalhães
  • MMA Record: 14-9-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Pezão
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 33 | Date of Birth: 1984.07.02
  • Last Fight: July 01, 2017 in ACB
  • Weight Class: Light Heavyweight | Last Weigh-In: 204.2 lbs
  • Affiliation: Xtreme Couture
  • Height: 6'3" (191cm) | Reach: 75.0" (191cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $35,500 USD
  • Born: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

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Vinny Magalhães MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Pl Karol Celiński
14-8-0 13-6-1

Pl ACB 63: Celiński vs Magalhaes
Main Card

2017.07.01
Referee: John McCarthy
Cancelled Bout Przemysław Mysiala ACB 54 2017.03.11
Reason: Magalhães Injury
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Us Dave Branch
14-7-0 18-3-0

Us WSOF 33: Branch vs. Magalhaes
Main Event | Title Challenge | Light HW | 205 lbs

2016.10.07
Odds: +175 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 204.2 lbs (92.6 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Jake Heun
13-7-0 9-4-0

Us WSOF 30: Branch vs. Starks
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2016.04.02
Odds: -250 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $14,000 ($7K Base, $7K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 205.6 lbs (93.3 kgs) | Referee: Kim Winslow
Win | Submission | Leglock
1:08 Round 1 of 3

Us Matt Hamill
12-7-0 11-5-0

Us WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2015.10.17
Odds: -280 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Bryan Miner
Cancelled Bout Matt Hamill WSOF 20 2015.04.10
Reason: Magalhães Contract Issues
Win | Submission | Choke
0:36 Round 4 of 5, 15:36 Total

Us Jason Brilz
11-7-0 22-5-1

Us Titan FC 30: Brilz vs. Magalhaes
Main Event | Vacant Title | Light Heavyweight | 205

2014.09.26
Odds: -165 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Kerry Hatley
Cancelled Bout Dustin Jacoby Titan FC 29 2014.08.22
Reason: Magalhaes Minor Injury
Draw | Decision
Grappling Bout

Us Keenan Cornelius

Us Metamoris 4
Main Card

2014.08.09
Win | Submission | Choke

Mx Jorge Gonzales

Mx Xtreme Kombat

2014.07.19
Cancelled Bout Jason Brilz Titan FC 28 2014.05.16
Reason: Magalhaes Staph Infection
Cancelled Bout Jeff Monson GWC 2 2013.11.09
Reason: Event Cancelled
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:14 Round 1 of 3

Au Anthony Perosh
10-6-0 13-7-0

Br UFC 163: Aldo vs. Korean Zombie
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2013.08.03
Odds: -500 (Heavy Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
#44 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2013
UFC 163 Knockout of the Night
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Phil Davis
10-5-0 10-1-0

Us UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2013.04.27
Odds: +250 (Moderate Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 205.5 lbs (93.2 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Win | Submission | Armlock
1:14 Round 2 of 3, 6:14 Total

Hr Igor Pokrajac
9-5-0 25-8-0

Ca UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2012.09.22
Odds: +135 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 204.8 lbs (92.9 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
#26 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2012
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
1:13 Round 3 of 5, 11:13 Total

Ru Mikhail Zayats
8-5-0 14-5-0

Us M-1 Challenge 27: Grishim vs. Garner
Main Event | Title Defense | Light HW | 205 lbs

2011.10.14
Odds: -490 (Heavy Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $5,500 Base | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Al Guinee
Win | Submission | Choke
1:40 Round 3 of 5, 11:40 Total

Ru Viktor Nemkov
7-5-0 11-3-0

Ru M-1 Challenge 25: Zavurov vs Magumedov 2
Co-Main Event | Vacant Title | Light Heavyweight | 205

2011.04.28
Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs)
#25 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2011
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:47 Round 1 of 3

Us Jake Doerr
6-5-0 6-0-0

Us M-1 Challenge 24: Damkovsky vs. Figueroa
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2011.03.25
Weigh-In: 204.4 lbs (92.7 kgs) | Referee: Todd McGovern
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Damien Knight

Us Millennium Events

2011.01.29
Win | Submission | Choke
1:10 Round 2 of 3, 6:10 Total

Ru Alihan Magomedov
4-5-0 5-2-0

Ru M-1 Challenge 22: Narkun vs. Vasilevsky
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2010.12.10
Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Viktor Korneev
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Br Pedro Galiza

Us Shark Fights

2010.03.20
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Mike Nickels

Us Ring of Fire

2009.12.04
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Chris Davis

Us Carolina Fight Promotions

2009.10.24
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Eliot Marshall
2-3-0 6-1-0

Ca UFC 97: Redemption
Preliminary Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2009.04.18
Odds: -143 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Yves Lavigne
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
2:18 Round 1 of 3

Us Ryan Bader
2-2-0 7-0-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter 8 Finale
Co-Main Event | Tournament Finals | 205 lbs

2008.12.13
Odds: -238 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Disclosed Pay: $8,000 Base | Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Submission | Armlock
Exhibition Bout
3:45 Round 1 of 3

Pl Krzysztof Soszynski
2-2-0 20-9-1

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 8: Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2008.06.26
Weigh-In: 204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Submission | Armlock
Exhibition Bout
3:28 Round 1 of 2

Us Jules Bruchez
2-2-0 0-0-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 8: Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2008.06.10
Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Win | KO/TKO
Exhibition Bout
0:34 Round 2 of 2, 5:34 Total

Us Lance Evans
2-2-0 3-2-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Season 8: Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir
Main Card | Light Heavyweight | 205 lbs

2008.05.21
Weigh-In: 205.0 lbs (93.0 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
Loss | Submission

Us Raphael Davis

Us California Regional

2008.03.07
Win | Submission | Armlock

Luis Ojeda

Mx Mexico Regional

2008.01.26
Win | Submission | Armlock

Adolfo de la Torre

Mx Mexico Regional

2007.11.16
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Us George Bush

Us Ohio Regional

2007.05.19
No Contest

Chris Larkin

Us Ohio Regional

2006.11.11

Vinny Magalhães Wiki Update Wiki

Vinicius Magalhaes is a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Royler Gracie. He received two bronze medals at ADCC in 2009 for Absolute and under 99kg divisions with notable wins over Marcio Cruz, Glover Teixeira, Dean Lister and Chris Weidman. In 2011 Vinny would compete in the over 99kg division and defeat reigning champ Fabricio Werdum by points in the final earning himself gold. Vinny earned Gold in the 2007 No Gi World Jiu-Jitsu Championships. That same year he earned Bronze in the Gi category for the World Jiu-Jitsu Championships,

Vinny competed in the 8th season of the Ultimate Fighter making his way to the final against Ryan Bader where he would lose in the first round. He would follow that loss up with a loss to Eliot Marshall leading to him being cut from the promotion. He would fight for some smaller promotions going 4-1 before being signed to M-1 Global. After winning his first fight for the promotion he would fight for the vacant M-1 Light Heavyweight title submitting Viktor Nemkov by gogoplata. He would successfully defend his belt once before contract disputes with M-1.

Vinny would eventually be able to sign back with the UFC and in his return fight earned his first victory in the octagon with a second round submission over Igor Pokrajac. In his next bout however he would lose a Unanimous Decision to Phil Davis. Davis the wrestler decided to play it smart and not play on the ground with Vinny using his strikes to earn the nod.

In November 2012, Vinny was awarded his black belt from Eddie Bravo of 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu


The Ultimate Fighter 8

Episode 1 Magalhaes def. Lance Evans by TKO at 0:34 of Round 1

Episode 7 Magalhaes def. Jules Bruchez by Armbar at 3:25 of Round 1

Episode 12 Magalhaes def. Krzysztof Soszynski by Armbar at 3:45 of Round 1

The Ultimate Fighter 8 Finale Ryan Bader def. Magalhaes by TKO at 2:18 of Round 1

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