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When and why did you start training and fighting?
At age 14, led by my brother. Practiced BJJ and then Muay thai
How many bouts do you have? Any titles?
13 fights. Undefeated in Muay Thai. BJJ Pan American champion
What were the best results of your fights? Have you ever fought a famous fighter?
Last win at HSBC Arena. Fought Kel Santos, William Couto, Jesse James (cachorro louco).
How is your diet during training?
I eat a lot of protein and salad
What's your favorite tecnique?
What does it mean to you, to fight in the UFC?
A dream come true, that I always had in life. I want to win the belt in my category.
Do you have a heroes?
My brother Godofredo Claudio, BJJ black belt, because he led me to the sport. Rickson Gracie and Vitor Belfort, because both inspired me to fight.
What is your educational background?
Finished 8th Grade
What did you do before you started fighting?
I worked as a safety inspector.