Alexandre Almeida

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Martial artist

Alexandre 'Capitão' Almeida (born 21 August 1988) is a Brazilian MMA fighter and the current featherweight champion of the World Series of Fighting.[1][2]

Almeida was born in Manaus, Brazil.[3]

Career[edit | hide all | hide | edit source]

Almeida defeated Saul Almeida at WSOF 24 for the right to contend for the WSOF championship.[4] Almeida was then scheduled to fight the WSOF featherweight champion Lance Palmer at WSOF 26.[5][6][7] Almeida defeated Palmer via unanimous decision and won the WSOF featherweight championship.[8][9][10]

A rematch between Palmer and Almeida of their close WSOF26 title bout is planned.[11][12][13]

Almeida also fought for the Jungle Fight promotion where he was the featherweight champion.[14][15][16][17][18][19]

Almeida was originally scheduled to be a cast member on The Ultimate Fighter 4: Brazil, but medical tests showed signs of a brain aneurysm and he had to withdraw.[20][7] During medical tests prior to his WSOF debut Almeida was deemed medically fit to participate in mixed martial arts.[15]

Almeida is a brazilian jiu-jitsu blackbelt and has been training in the art since the age of 6.[21][22]

Mixed martial arts record[edit | hide | edit source]

Template:MMArecordbox Template:MMA record start |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 18-5 | Lance Palmer | Decision (Unanimous) | WSOF26: Palmer vs. Almeida | Template:Dts | align=center| 5 | align=center| 5:00 | Las Vegas, Nevada, United States | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 17-5 | Saul Almeida | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | WSOF24: Fitch vs. Okami | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 1:23 | Mashantucket, Connecticut, United States | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 16-5 | Rafael Miranda | Decision (Unanimous) | JF: Jungle Fight 62 | Template:Dts | align=center| 3 | align=center| 5:00 | São Paulo, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 15-5 | Luiz Antonio Lobo Gavinho | JF: Jungle Fight 57 | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 1:41 | Belém, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 14-5 | Leandro Manhaes Paes | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | JF: Jungle Fight 54 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 1:20 | Barra do Piraí, Brazil | |- | style="background: #ffdddd; color: black; vertical-align: middle; text-align: center; " class="table-no2" |Loss | align=center| 13-5 | Fabiano Silva da Conceicao | Decision (Split) | JF: Jungle Fight 51 | Template:Dts | align=center| 3 | align=center| 5:00 | Novo Hamburgo, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 13-4 | Talison Soares Costa | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | JF: Jungle Fight 49 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 2:41 | São Paulo, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 12-4 | Sergio Soares | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | JF: Jungle Fight 46 | Template:Dts | align=center| 2 | align=center| 1:48 | Sao Paulo, Brazil | |- | style="background: #ffdddd; color: black; vertical-align: middle; text-align: center; " class="table-no2" |Loss | align=center| 11-4 | Fabiano Fernandes | Decision (Unanimous) | JF: Jungle Fight 44 | Template:Dts | align=center| 3 | align=center| 5:00 | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 11-3 | Tiago Passos | Submission (Triangle Choke) | JF: Jungle Fight 41 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 4:05 | Itu, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 10-3 | Alberto Pantoja Luz | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | JF: Jungle Fight 38 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 0:51 | Belém, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 9-3 | Bruno Dias | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | GC: Golden Combat | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 1:05 | Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 8-3 | Daniel Aguiar | Decision (Unanimous) | AFC: Amazon Forest Combat 1 | Template:Dts | align=center| 3 | align=center| 5:00 | Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 7-3 | Joao Paulo | TKO (Punches) | IMC: Iron Man Championship 11 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 1:58 | Belém, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 6-3 | Elifrank Cariolano | Submission (Triangle Choke) | MC: Mr. Cage 5 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 0:00 | Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 5-3 | Orleans Smith | TKO (Punches) | MC: Mr. Cage 4 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 0:25 | Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil | |- | style="background: #ffdddd; color: black; vertical-align: middle; text-align: center; " class="table-no2" |Loss | align=center| 4-3 | Renato Carneiro | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | Jungle Fight 18: São Paulo | Template:Dts | align=center| 3 | align=center| 1:56 | São Paulo, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 4-2 | Wellynthon Noronha | Submission (Heel Hook) | BVC: Boa Vista Combat 1 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 0:33 | Boa Vista, Roraima, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 3-2 | Marcos Rogerio Gadelha | Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) | BVC: Boa Vista Combat 1 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 4:10 | Boa Vista, Roraima, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 2-2 | Diego Muquinho | Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) | SDS: Samurai da Selva 1 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 1:12 | Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil | |- | style="background:#bfd; color:black; vertical-align:middle; text-align:center; " class="table-yes2" |Win | align=center| 1-2 | Rafael Moreira | Submission (Armbar) | HTJ: Hero's The Jungle 2 | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 0:00 | Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil | |- | style="background: #ffdddd; color: black; vertical-align: middle; text-align: center; " class="table-no2" |Loss | align=center| 0-2 | Fabiano Silva da Conceicao | Submission (Guillotine Choke) | AC: Amazon Challenge | Template:Dts | align=center| 1 | align=center| 2:48 | Manaus, Brazil | |- | style="background: #ffdddd; color: black; vertical-align: middle; text-align: center; " class="table-no2" |Loss | align=center| 0-1 | Aires Neto | Decision (Unanimous) | CF 3: Cassino Fight 3 | Template:Dts | align=center| 3 | align=center| 5:00 | Amazonas, Brazil | |}

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