Iuri
Alcantara
30-5-0, 1NC( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 10 fights.
Record: 30-5-0, 1NC
Summary: Ground fighting, experience

Fighter Info

Nickname: Marajo
From: Marajo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Soure, Para Brazil
Age: 34
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
444
46% Successful
206
Types of Successful Strikes
0
206
52% Standing
39% Ground
108
18
80
Striking Defense
49
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
12
83% Successful
10
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
5
26
1
Takedown Defense
57
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Iuri Alcantara
UFC Fight Night 51: Silva vs. Arlovski
Sep 13, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Russell Doane -- -- -- --
Win
Vaughan Lee May 31, 2014
4 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Iuri Alcantara 5 0 0 0
Win
Iuri Alcantara Feb 15, 2014
42 2 0 4 R3 Decision - Split
Wilson Reis 23 3 0 2
Loss
Urijah Faber Aug 17, 2013
54 4 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Iuri Alcantara 8 1 1 2
Win
Iuri Alcantara May 18, 2013
19 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Iliarde Santos 3 0 0 0
Iuri Alcantara Jan 19, 2013
20 1 1 3 R1 Could Not Continue
Pedro Nobre 3 0 0 0
Loss
Iuri Alcantara Jun 23, 2012
19 0 1 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Hacran Dias 19 5 0 4
Win
Iuri Alcantara Jan 14, 2012
60 0 2 5 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Michihiro Omigawa 24 1 0 1
Win
Iuri Alcantara Aug 27, 2011
22 6 0 11 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Felipe Arantes 29 0 0 0
Win
Ricardo Lamas
WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis
Dec 16, 2010
7 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Iuri Alcantara 11 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: On a typical day, I train Muay Thai during the day and jiu-jitsu at night.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting in 2000 for the culture of my people. Fighting marajoara is a tradition; the older teach the younger.

What ranks and titles have you held? Regional champion in Jiu-Jitsu (Black Belt) 5 times state champion in Muay Thai. Holder of many regional event titles. BJJ Black belt

Do you have any heroes? My mother

What is your favorite technique? Marajoara Fight (the traditional fighting style of my land, so I am called Yuri Marajó)

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means that my dreams have come true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
No

What was your job before you started fighting? Brazilian Military Force Aeria

•    13 wins by knockout, 12 by submission

•    Loss to Dias broke 13 fight winning streak

•    Pro since 2004

Career

Key Opponents

George Roop
George Roop
15-12-1
( W-L-D )
Ricardo Lamas
Ricardo Lamas
14-3-0
( W-L-D )

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