Eduardo Maiorino

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Eduardo Maiorino
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Born Eduardo Maiorino de Morais
(1979-08-16)August 16, 1979
Campo Grande, Brazil
Died December 23, 2012(2012-12-23) (aged 33)
Campo Grande, Brazil
Other names Morpheus
Nationality Brazilian
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 92.5 kg (204 lb; 14.57 st)
Division Super Heavyweight
Light Heavyweight
Style Kickboxing
Stance Orthodox
Team Shock Combat
Trainer Nilson Pulgatti
Ubiratan Neves
Rank Prajioud Black (Kru 12th Khan) in Muay Thai
Prajioud Silver (Arjarn 14th Khan) in Muay Thai
3rd Degree Black Belt in Kickboxing
Black Belt in Karate
Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Years active 1999–2012
Kickboxing record
Total 102
Wins 53
By knockout 21
Losses 39
By knockout 5
Draws 10
Mixed martial arts record
Total 12
Wins 3
By knockout 1
By submission 1
By decision 1
Losses 9
By knockout 5
By submission 4
Other information
Website http://eduardomaiorino.blogspot.com/
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog
last updated on: January 16, 2010

Eduardo "Morpheus" Maiorino (August 16, 1979 – December 23, 2012) was a Brazilian kickboxer and mixed martial artist. He was three times Brazilian Heavyweight Muay Thai champion, the K-1 Brazil 2004 tournament champion,[1] and a World Muay Thai Association (WMA) Super Heavyweight World Champion.[2]

Biography and career[edit]

Eduardo Maiorino de Morais was born in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil and died December 23, 2012, after a heart attack.[3] He was 33.

Titles[edit]

  • 2011 WKBC World Champion heavy weight.
  • 2010 2nd place in World championship WMA (World Muay Thai Association) Hangzhou-China.
  • 2010 10 place in world ranking WBC Muay Thai super cruiser weight.
  • 2009 3rd in ranking IMC International Muay Thai Council.
  • 2009 World champion Super Heavy Weight WKL (World Kickboxing League).
  • 2009 World Champion Heavy Weight WKL.
  • 2008 State champion in Jiu-Jitsu
  • 2007 Brazilian Muay thai champion
  • 2007 Brazilian Champion of Demolition Fight III Muay Thai
  • 2006 Brazilian Vale Tudo tournament champion
  • Three times Brazilian Muay Thai Champion C.B.M.T "Brazilian Muay Thai Confederation" (2005, 2004, 2003).
  • 2004 Vitória EXtreme Fight MMA Grand Prix champion
  • 2004 K-1 Brazil Challenge champion
  • 2004 WKN Brazilian Muay Thai champion
  • 2004 Champion of K-1 Brazil Grand Prix in Goiania-GO
  • 2003 3rd World M-1 Kickboxing GP in Venice-ITA.
  • 2003 2nd place in K-1 Brazil Grand Prix (São Paulo-SP)
  • 2003-05 Brazilian Muay Thai Confederation champion
  • 2003 K-1 World Grand Prix Preliminary Brazil runner up[4]
  • 2002 Centro-Oeste Boxing champion.

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 3-9 Brazil Vinicius Lima KO (punch) Hard Fight Championship November 10, 2012 1 0:24 Cuiaba, Mato Grosso, Brazil
Loss 3-8 Brazil Geronimo dos Santos KO (punches) MF - Max Fight 13 May 13, 2012 1 0:50 São Paulo, Brazil
Win 3-7 United States Gerald Hill KO (punches) Sugar Creek Showdown 5 May 14, 2011 1 0:31 Hinton, Oklahoma
Loss 2-7 Brazil Rodrigo Gripp de Sousa Submission (guillotine choke) Open Fight August 4, 2007 1 Brazil
Loss 2-6 Brazil Junior dos Santos Submission (guillotine choke) Minotauro Fights 5 December 9, 2006 1 0:50 Sao Paulo, Brazil
Loss 2-5 Brazil Assuerio Silva TKO (punches) Show Fight 5 November 9, 2006 1 Sao Paulo, Brazil
Loss 2-4 Brazil Rafael Cavalcante TKO Pantanal Combat February 10, 2006 1 Brazil
Loss 2-3 Brazil Edson Claas Vieira Submission (punches) Meca World Vale Tudo 12 July 9, 2005 1 0:42 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Loss 2-2 Italy Alessio Sakara KO Real Fight 1 July 30, 2004 1 0:30 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Win 2-1 Brazil Danilo Pereira Decision (split) Vitoria Extreme Fighting 1 May 29, 2004 Vitoria, Brazil
Win 1-1 Brazil Chico Melo KO Vitoria Extreme Fighting 1 May 29, 2004 3 Vitoria, Brazil
Loss 0-1 Brazil Claudineney Kozan Submission (guillotine choke) K-1 Brazil - New Stars November 27, 2003 1 0:55 Curitiba, Brazil

Kickboxing record[edit]

Kickboxing record

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fighters Profile". www.planet-battle.com. Retrieved 2008-06-14. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Perth's own Super Heavyweight Steve Bonner beats K-1 star for World Title". Muaythai Promotions. May 28, 2010. Retrieved August 5, 2010. 
  3. ^ (pt-BR) MMA fighter dies in Campo Grande, age 33, victim of a heart attack SporTV.Globo.com (December 24, 2012)
  4. ^ "K-1 WORLD GP 2003 Preliminary Brazil". K-1. Retrieved August 4, 2010. 

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