Raoni Barcelos is a mixed martial artist who currently competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship better known as UFC in the featherweight division.
Raoni holds a record of 16 wins and 1 loss. Before joining the UFC he competed in Resurrection Fighting Alliance and won the featherweight champion three times.
|Birthday||May 1, 1987|
|Profession||Mixed Martial Artist|
10 Facts about Raoni Barcelos
- Raoni according to his Wikipedia page was born on May 1, 1987, in Rio De Janiero, Brazil. However, there is information about his family on his page or on the internet.
- Raoni stands at 1.7m tall which is 5 feet and 7 inches and weighs 135lbs which is 61.25 kgs which is a good physical for a fighter of his division.
- Born in Brazil, he is of Brazilian nationality and belongs to black ethnicity.
- Raoni started training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since he was a kid and received his black belt when he was twenty.
- He made his mixed martial arts debut on March 10, 2012, and won the fight via TKO(Technical Knock-Out) in the first round.
- Raoni married his girlfriend Rauane in October 2020 and posted a wedding picture to his Instagram on October 12.
- He is currently undefeated in the UFC in his first five fights and is currently one of the best in his division.
- His most recent fight was on November 7, 2020, where he faced Khalid Taha in Las Vegas, Nevada. He won the fight via unanimous decision.
- Out of his 16 wins as a mixed martial artist 8 have come from Knockouts, 2 from Submissions and 6 from unanimous decisions, his 1 loss came on April 11, 2014, to Mark Dickman via Submission.
- Raoni has two social medias; Twitter @barcelosraoni with 897 followers, 147 followings and 370 tweets, Instagram @raonibarcelos_ufc with 21.7k followers, 936 followings and 834 posts.