January 20, 1981 |
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||204.1 lb (92.6 kg; 14.58 st)|
|Fighting out of||San Diego, California, U.S.|
The ArenaGracie Humaita/ Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu
|Rank||3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
black belt in Judo
|Years active||2008 - 2009|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
|ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship|
|World Jiu-Jitsu Championship|
|Nogi World Championship|
|Pan American Championships|
|Gold||2006||Super-heavyweight (black) |
|Gold||2012 Abu Dhabi, UAE||-100kg|
|Nogi World Cup|
|Gold||2011 Abu Dhabi, UAE||+92kg|
Alexandre "Xande" Ribeiro (born January 20, 1981 in Manaus-Amazonas, Brazil), is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, mixed martial artist and submission wrestler. He is a two-time World (Mundial) Black Belt Absolute (open weight) World Jiu-Jitsu Champion, four-time World (Mundial) Black Belt Heavy Weight Champion, and three-time World Black Belt Pro Division Champion.
Xande was born in Manaus, Amazonas Brazil and moved to USA in 2002. He began training Jiu-Jitsu at the Associacao Monteiro de Jiu-Jitsu under the supervision of Binho, Guto, Yano e Lucinho Monteiro. He lived in Toledo, Ohio for 5 years, after which he moved to San Diego, CA, where he taught at the University of Jiu Jitsu and trained MMA at The Arena MMA. In 2011 he relocated in Los Angeles, California, where he runs the Xande Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu Association and his school Xande Jiu Jitsu. In October 2012 he competed in Metamoris, a submission grappling promotion against Dean Lister where he fought to a twenty minute draw. He returned to Brazil in December 2013, though still makes frequent trips to the Unites States.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|2 matches||2 wins||0 losses|
|Win||2-0||Keiichiro Yamamiya||KO (punch)||World Victory Road Presents: Sengoku 8||May 2, 2009||3||0:51||Tokyo, Japan|
|Win||1-0||Takashi Sugiura||TKO (strikes)||World Victory Road Presents: Sengoku 5||September 28, 2008||3||4:18||Tokyo, Japan|
- "Xande Ribeiro's Sengoku profile".
- "- SENGOKU 5 WEIGH-IN VIDEO AND PHOTOS".
- "ADCC Results 2005". Official ADCC results. Retrieved September 25, 2011.
- "ADCC Results 2007". Official ADCC results. Retrieved September 25, 2011.
- "ADCC Results 2009". Official ADCC results. Retrieved September 25, 2011.
- "2004 World Jiu-Jitsu Championship results".
- "2006 World Jiu-Jitsu Championship results".
- "2007 World Jiu-Jitsu Championship results".
- "2008 World Jiu-Jitsu Championship results".
- "Mundial 2010". Official IFBJJ results. Retrieved September 25, 2011.
- "Pan 2006". Official IFBJJ results. Retrieved September 25, 2011.
- "IBJJF Pan-american 2005 result".
- "IBJJF Pan-american 2002 result".
- "IBJJF Pan-american 2001 result".
- "IBJJF Pan-american 1999 result".
- "IBJJF Pan-american 1998 result".
- "Alexandre Ribeiro BJJ (GI) career on MARanking| MARanking Martial Arts Ranking". Maranking.com. 2014-01-18. Retrieved 2014-01-18.