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Florianópolis-SC
Brazil

Standing Stance - Right
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MMA ID
152559
Old ID
662432
Old URL
http://www.ufc.com/fighter/Marina-Rodriguez

State of Rio Grande do Sul-
Brazil

Athlete Stat
0
7949
5
1
6
0
0
12
2
1
0
15
7949
0
0
0
0
0
900
5
262
511
0
71
156
388
93
110
13
13
115
313
87
122
60
76
84.62
20.00
0.33
0.33
51.27
0.33
5.82
3.27
58.82
Strengths
Aggressiveness
Date of Birth
1987-04-29
Bio Facts
  • Pro since 2015

 

  • Five wins by KO, one by submission (Triangle)

 

  • Four first round finishes
Fightmetric ID
3168
Marina Rodriguez
23
33
66.00
115.00
65.00
38.50

TRAINING: MMA training in the morning for 2 hours, 1 hour strength and conditioning, jiu-jitsu at night for an hour and a half.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training Muay Thai for fitness in 2012.

What ranks and titles have you held? National Muay Thai champion by IFMA 2016, Floripa Open NoGi CBJJ champion 2016, Floripa Spring NOGI CBJJ 2017 and a win in kickboxing in Suriname against Glory-ranked fighter Isis Veerbek.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? To fight in the UFC is a validation of all the hard work I put in and that all of my coaches have done throughout the years.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I have a degree in graphic design

What was your job before you started fighting? My last job was as a graphic designer in a store that printed adhesives for decoration.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? I had 10 ammy wins before turning pro.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: I am a dark blue, black tip in Muay Thai (Thai Brasil) and a blue belt in BJJ (Equipe A.S Team).

Favorite grappling technique: Clinch

Favorite Striking technique: elbows and knees

Event Results

  • Win

    Esparza vs Rodriguez

    Round
    3
    Time
    04:55
    Method
    DEC
  • Rodriguez vs Calvillo

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DRAW
  • Win

    Torres vs Rodriguez

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC