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Curitiba-
Brazil

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MMA ID
153634

Curitiba-
Brazil

Athlete Stat
1
4
7
4
0
0
16
0
3
0
19
4
2
0
38
Strengths
BJJ Brown Belt
Date of Birth
1996-07-22
Bio Facts
  • Pro since 2014

 

  • Coming off April win over UFC Marcio Alexandre Jr.

 

  • Four wins by KO, seven by submission (4 RNC, 3 guillotine)

 

  • Eight first round finishes

 

  • Origin of nickname: “Because I’m very young, still.” 
Fightmetric ID
3344
"The Prodigy"
Wellington Turman
23
24
72.00
185.00
72.00
41.00

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training martial arts just for sport. But I started to love fighting and things went very natural for me since.

What ranks and titles have you held? Imortal FC middleweight champion, CFP middleweight champion

Do you have any heroes? No

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It`s a dream come true. I`ve worked so hard to fight here and it gives me the chance to make a career inside UFC.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? I never worked; I always focused myself on being an MMA fighter for a living.
Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ brown belt
Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke 
Favorite Striking technique: High kick to the head 

Event Results

  • Win

    Sanchez vs Turman

    Round
    1
    Time
    04:15
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Perez vs Turman

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Roberson vs Turman

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Split Decision
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