Lucas Martins vs Ramiro Hernandez Set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

Lucas Melo Martins

 

Lucas Melo Martins

  • 13-1 MMA / 1-1 UFC Record
  • Won 13 of Last 14 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Jeremy Larsen

Ramiro Hernandez

 

Ramiro Hernandez

  • 13-4 MMA / UFC Debut
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Chris Tickle, Eric Wisely (x2), Brian Davidson

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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Lucas Martins earned his first victory in the UFC with a third round knockout of Jeremy Larsen at UFC on FX 8. He bounced back after suffering the first loss of his career in his UFC debut, a first round submission loss to Edson Barboza. Martins began his career a perfect 12-0, with 11 of those wins coming by way of stoppages.

Ramiro ‘Junior’ Hernandez earns a spot on the big stage having won six of his last seven fights, including a current two-fight win streak. Hernandez has two victories over former UFC roster member Eric Wisely and a submission win over Ultimate Fighter alum, Chris Tickle on his resume.

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TJ Dillashaw vs Raphael Assuncao, Keith Wisniewski vs Marcelo Guimaraes Slated for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

TJ Dillashaw

 

TJ Dillashaw

  • 8-1 MMA / 4-1 UFC Record
  • 4 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Hugo Viana, Vaughn Lee, Issei Tamura

Raphael Assuncao

 

Raphael Assuncao

  • 20-4-0 MMA / 4-1 UFC Record
  • 4 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Yves Jabouin, Mike Easton, Johnny Eduardo

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Keith Wisniewski

Keith Wisniewski

  • 28-14-1 MMA / 0-2 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Losing Streak
  • Notable Wins: Jorge Santiago, Carlo Prater (x2), Pete Spratt

Marcelo Guimaraes

 

Marcelo Guimaraes

  • 8-1-1 MMA / 1-1 UFC Record
  • Won 7 of Last 8 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Ildemar Alcantara, Dan Stittgen

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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TJ Dillashaw took another step forward towards adding his name among the elite fighters atop the UFC bantamweight division with an impressive first round knockout victory over Hugo Viana at UFC on FOX 7. He’s now won four straight fights since losing to John Dodson in the Ultimate Fighter 14 bantamweight finale.

Raphael Assuncao has quietly won four consecutive fights in the UFC, dating back to August of 2011. After suffering a first round knockout loss to Erik Koch at UFC 128, Assuncao dropped to the 135-pound division where he’s gone 4-0, including wins over Johnny Eduardo, Mike Easton, and Vaughan Lee.

Keith Wisniewski is in dire need of a win, following a 0-2 start to his UFC career. He made his UFC debut in October of 2011, suffering a second round TKO loss to Josh Neer at UFC Live 6. More recently, Wisniewski dropped a split decision to Chris Clements at UFC 145 in his sophomore appearance in the octagon.

Marcelo Guimaraes suffered his first career loss at UFC on Fuel TV 8 after getting knocked out in the second round by UFC newcomer, Hyun Gyu Lim. Guimaraes began his career 8-0-1, including victories over Ildemar Alcantara and Daniel Stittgen in his UFC debut.

Johnny Bedford vs Hugo Viana, Rafael Natal vs Tor Troeng Booked for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

Johnny Bedford

 

Johnny Bedford

  • 19-10-1 MMA / 2-1 UFC Record
  • Won 3 of Last 4 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Daniel Pineda, Marcos Vinicius, Louis Gaudinot

Hugo Viana

 

Hugo Viana

  • 7-1 MMA / 2-1 UFC Record
  • Won 7 of Last 8 Fights
  • Notable Wins: John Teixeira, Reuben Duran

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Rafael Natal

 

Rafael Natal

  • 16-4-1 MMA / 4-2-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Sean Spencer, Paul Bradley, Michael Kuiper

Tor Troeng

Tor Troeng

  • 16-4-1 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record
  • 5 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Robert Jocz, Mats Nilsson, Adam Cella

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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Johnny Bedford suffered his first lost in the UFC at UFC 159 after being submitted by Bryan Caraway in the third round. He began his tenure in the UFC with back-to-back knockout victories over Louis Gaudinot and Marcos Vinicius.

Hugo Viana’s undefeated streak ended at UFC on FOX 7, following a first round knockout loss to top bantamweight prospect TJ Dillashaw. He began his mixed martial arts career a perfect 7-0, which included UFC victories over John Teixeira da Conceicao and Reuben Duran.

Rafael Natal won his fourth fight in his five attempts at UFC on FX 8, defeating UFC newcomer Joao Zeferino by unanimous decision. Other victories include decision victories over Michael Kuiper and Paul Bradley, and a submission win over Sean Spencer at UFC on FOX 6.

Ultimate Fighter 17 alum, Tor Troeng earned his first victory in the UFC with a first round submission win over Adam Cella at UFC on Fuel TV 9. He’s now won five straight fights in his career, including decision victories over Robert Jocz and Mats Nilsson.

 

Godofredo Castro vs Sam Sicilia, Marcos Vinicius vs Ali Bagautinov Added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

Godofredo Castro

 

Godofredo ‘Pepey’ Castro

  • 9-2 MMA / 1-2 UFC Record
  • Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Milton Vieira

Sam Sicilia

 

Sam Sicilia 

  • 11-3 MMA / 1-2 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Losing Streak
  • Notable Wins: Charon Spain, Cristiano Marcello

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Marcos Vinicius Pancini

 

Marcos ‘Vina’ Vinicius Borges Pancini

  • 20-4-1 MMA / 1-1 UFC Record
  • Won 4 of Last 5 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Edmilson Souza, Wagner Campos

Ali Bagautinov

 

Ali Bagautinov

  • 1o-2 MMA / UFC Debut
  • 8 Fight Win streak
  • Notable Wins: Mikael Silander

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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Godofredo Castro looks to return to win column, following a first round TKO loss to Felipe Arantes at UFC on Fuel TV 10. He previously earned his first victory inside the octagon in January, getting the razor thin split decision nod over Milton Vieira. Castro made his promotional debut at UFC 147, losing a unanimous decision to Rony Bezerra in the TUF: Brazil featherweight finale.

Sam Sicilia is likely fighting to keep his spot on the UFC roster on the heels of a two-fight losing streak. He won his UFC debut against Cristiano Marcello with a second round knockout at the Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale, but has since loss back-to-back fights against Rony Bezerra and Maximo Blanco.

Marcos Vinicius had a four-fight win streak come to and end at The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale, after suffering a second round knockout loss to Johnny Bedford. In his UFC debut, Vinicius earned a come from behind, third round TKO victory over Wagner Campos at UFC 147.

Highly-touted Russian flyweight, Ali Bagautinov makes his UFC debut riding a eight-fight win streak dating back to September of 2011. Six out of eight victories during the streak came by way of stoppages (4 TKO, 2 submission).

Sean Spencer vs Yuri Villefort Added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

Sean Spencer

 

Sean Spencer

  • 9-2 MMA / 0-1 UFC Record
  • Won 3 of Last 4 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Jacob Ortiz, Derrick Krantz, Evan Cutts

Yuri Villefort

 

Yuri Villefort

  • 6-2 MMA / 0-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Losing Streak
  • Notable Wins: Frank Carrillo

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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Sean Spencer took a short notice fight against Rafael Natal at UFC on FOX 6 in his promotional debut, but was submitted in the third round. The loss snapped a three-fight win streak, including decision wins over Derrick Krantz and Evan Cutts. For his sophomore appearance, Spencer will compete at 170-pounds, his natural weight class.

Once considered a blue chip prospect in the welterweight division, Yuri Villefort finds himself in a must-win situation on the heels of a two-fight losing streak. Villefort came up short in a slugfest in his UFC debut, dropping a unanimous decision to Nah-Shon Burrell at UFC 157. Previous to that, he lost a split decision to Quinn Mulhern at Strikeforce: Barnett vs Cormier.

Glover Teixeira vs Ryan Bader, Ronaldo Souza vs Yushin Okami Headed to UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

Glover Teixeira

Glover Teixeira

  • 21-2 MMA / 4-0 UFC Record
  • 19 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson, James Te Huna, Kyle Kingsbury

Ryan Bader

Ryan Bader

  • 15-3 MMA / 8-3 UFC Record
  • Won 3 of Last 4 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Vladimir Matyushenko, Quinton Jackson

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Ronaldo Jacare Souza

 

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza

  • 18-3 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record
  • 4 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Ed Herman, Tim Kennedy, Robbie Lawler

Yushin Okami

 

Yushin Okami

  • 29-7 MMA / 13-4 UFC Record
  • 3 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Hector Lombard, Mark Munoz, Nate Marquardt

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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Glover Teixeira earned his fourth straight victory in the UFC with a quick first round submission victory over James Te Huna at UFC 160. Other wins include stoppage victories over Kyle Kingsbury and Fabio Maldonado, along with a dominant decision over Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson. Teixeira has now won incredibly, nineteen straight victories in his career.

Last time out, Ryan Bader broke the record for fastest submission victory in the UFC, stopping Vladimir Matyushenko just 50-seconds into the first round with a guillotine choke. He previously suffered a vicious knockout loss to Lyoto Machida at UFC on FOX 4, which ended a two-fight win streak over Jason Brilz and Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson.

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza was successful in his highly anticipated UFC debut, putting Chris Camozzi to sleep in the first round at UFC on FX 8. He’s now won four consecutive fights since losing his Strikeforce middleweight title to Luke Rockhold in September of 2011. Other notable wins include stoppage victories over Derek Brunson and Ed Herman in his last two Strikeforce fights.

Yushin Okami has once again placed himself among the UFC middleweight elite with three straight victories in the octagon, since his failed attempt at the UFC title and an upset loss to Tim Boetsch in February of last year. Most recently, Okami earned a hard-fought split decision victory against Hector Lombard at UFC on Fuel TV 8.

Joseph Benavidez vs Jussier Da Silva Targeted for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

Joseph Benavidez

 

Joseph Benavidez

  • 18-3 MMA / 5-1 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins: Ian McCall, Eddie Wineland, Darren Uyenoyama

Jussier Da Silva

 

Jussier Da Silva

  • 15-2 MMA / 1-1 UFC Record
  • Won 6 of Last 7 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Chris Cariaso, Alexandre Passidomo, Mamoru Yamaguchi

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UFC on FOX Sports 1 3

September 4th, 2013

Brasilia, Brazil

Ginasio Nilson Nelson

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Joseph Benavidez took another step closer to getting another crack at the UFC flyweight title with a second round knockout victory over Darren Uyenoyama at UFC on FOX 7. It was his second straight victory since dropping a split decision in the inaugural UFC flyweight title fight to Demetrious Johnson.

Former number one ranked flyweight, Jussier Da Silva got his first win in the octagon at UFC on FX 8, earning a hard-fought unanimous decision over Chris Cariaso.  In his debut, Da Silva was TKO’d in the second round by Ultimate Fighter 14 winner, John Dodson in October of last year.