Heavyweight 4th Level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Dark Belt who went 14-7 in his initial 21 professional rounds. He started his professional profession in 2003 fighting for the Brazilian Gladiators. He gained UFC Knockout of the entire year honors in 2007, after a damaging mind kick to Mirko Filipovic. He was created in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He previously the UFC Knockout of the night time against Mirko Filipovic on Apr 21, 2007.