Sheymon Moraes - Official UFC® Profile
Sheymon
Moraes
9-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 9-1-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

From: Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Fights Out Of: Los Angeles, California United States
Age: 27
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )
Reach 72"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
31
58% Successful
18
Types of Successful Strikes
0
18
94% Standing
17
1
Striking Defense
51
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
0
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
1
0
Takedown Defense
27
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Matt Sayles
Sheymon Moraes
UFC 227: Dillashaw vs. Garbrandt 2
Aug 4, 2018
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Loss
Sheymon Moraes
Nov 25, 2017
34
18
11
0
1
0
10
1
R3 Submission

Biography

Thoughts on opponent, Zabit Magomedsharipov? Great fighter, very complete.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training at four years old with my older brother. I trained Karate and Capoeira 

What ranks and titles have you held? Three-time Brazilian Kickboxing Champion, two-time Muay Thai Brazilian Champion

Do you have any heroes? My Dad

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream come true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Didn’t finish College

What was your job before you started fighting? I started fighting at 16 years old, so this has been my main focus 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Judo - purple belt, jiu-jitsu - blue belt, kickboxing - brown belt

Favorite grappling technique: Double leg takedown

Favorite Striking technique: Kicking
 
• Pro since 2012

• Five wins by KO

• On two fight winning streak

• Two first round finishes

• Lone loss to current UFC contender Marlon Moraes (no relation) in August 2015

• Defeated UFC vets Robbie Peralta and Pedro Nobre

Career

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