Marcelo Guimarães

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Marcelo Guimarães
Born (1983-06-25) June 25, 1983 (age 35)
Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
Other namesMagrão
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight171 lb (78 kg; 12.2 st)
Reach73 in (185 cm)[1]
StyleWrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Fighting out ofVila Velha, Brazil
RankBlack belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu[2]
Years active2006-present
Mixed martial arts record
By knockout1
By submission2
By decision6
By knockout2
Other information
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Marcelo Zilio Guimarães[3] (born June 25, 1983) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the welterweight division of the UFC.

Mixed martial arts career[edit]

Ultimate Fighting Championship[edit]

In his UFC debut, Guimarães faced Dan Stittgen on July 11, 2012 at UFC on Fuel TV 4.[4] He won the fight via split decision.

Guimarães next fight was expected to take place on November 10, 2012 on UFC on Fuel TV: Le vs. Franklin against South Korean newcomer, Hyun Gyu Lim.[5] However, he was forced out of the bout with an injury and replaced by David Mitchell.[6]

Guimarães/Lim was rescheduled for March 3, 2013 at UFC on Fuel TV 8.[7] Guimarães lost via second round KO when he was caught flush with a knee.

Guimarães was scheduled to face Keith Wisniewski on September 4, 2013 at UFC Fight Night 28.[8] However, Guimarães pulled out of the bout citing an injury and was replaced by Ivan Jorge.[9]

Guimarães faced Andy Enz in a middleweight bout on June 28, 2014 at UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens.[10] He won the fight via split decision.

Guimarães faced Vitor Miranda on March 5, 2016 at UFC 196.[11] He lost the fight via TKO in the second round.[12]

Championships and accomplishments[edit]

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 9–2–1 Vitor Miranda TKO (head kick and punches) UFC 196 March 5, 2016 2 1:09 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 9–1–1 Andy Enz Decision (split) UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens June 28, 2014 3 5:00 San Antonio, Texas, United States Return to Middleweight.
Loss 8–1–1 Hyun Gyu Lim KO (knee and punches) UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs. Stann March 3, 2013 2 4:00 Saitama, Japan
Win 8–0–1 Dan Stittgen Decision (split) UFC on Fuel TV: Munoz vs. Weidman July 11, 2012 3 5:00 San Jose, California, United States Welterweight debut.
Win 7–0–1 Lucas Rota Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) Jungle Fight 31 August 20, 2011 2 3:07 Itu, Brazil Won the Jungle Fight Middleweight Championship.
Win 6–0–1 Ildemar Alcântara Decision (unanimous) Jungle Fight 28 May 21, 2011 3 5:00 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Win 5–0–1 Paulo Rodrigues Decision (unanimous) Jungle Fight 25 February 19, 2011 3 5:00 Vila Velha, Brazil
Win 4–0–1 Erik Becker TKO (punches) Jungle Fight 22 September 18, 2010 2 4:12 São Paulo, Brazil
Win 3–0–1 Ivan Galaz Submission (rear-naked choke) Jungle Fight 20 May 22, 2010 1 1:35 São Paulo, Brazil
Win 2–0–1 Gilmar de Andrade Decision (unanimous) Jungle Fight 17: Vila Velha February 27, 2010 3 5:00 Vila Velha, Brazil
Draw 1–0–1 Gilmar de Andrade Draw Vila Velha Fight Combat January 10, 2010 3 5:00 Vila Velha, Brazil
Win 1–0 Willians Santos Decision (split) MMA: Kombat Espirito Santo November 25, 2006 3 5:00 Vila Velha, Brazil

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Marcelo Guimaraes profile". Retrieved June 28, 2014.
  2. ^ "Marcelo Magalhaes - Official UFC Fighter Profile". Retrieved March 7, 2016.
  3. ^
  4. ^ "Marcelo Guimarães vs. Dan Stittgen in the works for UFC on FUEL TV 4". June 13, 2012. Archived from the original on June 17, 2012.
  5. ^ "Report: Hyun Gyu Lim Vs. Marcelo Guimarães Set For UFC: Macau". Retrieved August 21, 2012.
  6. ^ Staff (2012-10-10). "UFC 'Macao:' Hyun Gyu vs David Mitchell booked with Marcelo Guimarães injured". Retrieved 2012-10-10.
  7. ^ "Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Marcelo Guimarães Confirmed for UFC on Fuel 8". 13 December 2012.
  8. ^ "Keith Wisniewski vs. Marcelo Guimares set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in Brazil". 2013-07-13.
  9. ^ Guilherme Cruz (2013-08-19). "Marcelo Guimarães injured, Keith Wisniewski meets 'Batman' Jorge at UFN 28".
  10. ^ Staff (2014-04-01). "Andy Enz vs. Marcelo Guimaraes added to UFC Fight Night in San Antonio". Retrieved 2014-04-01.
  11. ^ Guilherme Cruz (2016-01-26). "Vitor Miranda vs. Marcelo Guimaraes set for UFC 197". Retrieved 2016-01-26.
  12. ^ Ben Fowlkes (2016-03-05). "UFC 196 results: Vitor Miranda blasts Marcelo Guimaraes for second-round TKO". Retrieved 2016-03-05.

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