|Summary:||Striking, jiu jitsu|
|From:||Minas Gerais Brazil|
|Fights Out Of:||Minas Gerais Brazil|
|Height:||6' 0" ( 182 cm )|
|Weight:||145 lb ( 65 kg )|
Oct 25, 2014
UFC 179 weigh-in at the Maracanãzinho Gymnasium on October 24, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)Oct 24, 2014
Oct 23, 2014
Featherweight contender Lucas Martins delivers a vicious right hand to Alex White to earn himself a knockout victory in the third round. See Martins battle Darren Elkins at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Oct 14, 2014 1:23
||47||1||0||0||R3 Decision - Split|
TRAINING: I do my camp at Diego Lima Chute Boxe and I train two times a day.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started in Mineiro. A friend took me to a gym, and I liked it.
What ranks and titles have you held? I had two 155-pound titles. Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Do you have any heroes? None
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I go to college now
What was your job before you started fighting? I have always worked in a gym.
Favorite grappling technique: Choke
Favorite striking technique: Jab