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Pedro Rizzo Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 20-11-0

Early in his career Rizzo adopted brutal leg kicks from his master trainer Marco Ruas and also from training at the Amsterdam-based Chakuriki gym. Pedro developed a strong stand-up style early on--and used this to great effect throughout his career.

Last Fight: Andrew Flores Smith
Age: 48
Height 6'1"
Weight 244 lbs
Nick Name: "The Rock"
Nationality: Brazil
Association: Ruas Vale Tudo
20 Wins
KO / TKO
15
75%
Submission
4
20%
Decisions
4
20%
11 Losses
KO / TKO
7
63%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
4
36%

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Reach 77 in (196 cm)
Style Muay Thai, Luta Livre, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Stance Orthodox
Team Ruas Vale Tudo Black House American Top Team
Rank Black prajied in Muay Thai 4th degree black belt in Luta Livre Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Years active 1996–2015 (MMA)

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Pedro Rizzo last fight?
Pedro Rizzo won his last fight against Andrew Flores Smith by TKO (Leg Kicks) on Sep. 12, 2015 at FTF 12 - Face To Face 12 - Rizzo vs. Flores.
Is Pedro Rizzo retired?
Pedro Rizzo last fought Andrew Flores Smith 7 years 2 months and 16 days ago, and should be considered retired.
Should I bet on Pedro Rizzo?
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Where is Pedro Rizzo from?
Pedro Rizzo is from Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Has Pedro Rizzo ever been knocked out?
Pedro Rizzo has lost 7 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punches) from Fedor Emelianenko on Jun. 21, 2012 at M-1 Global - Fedor vs. Rizzo
How long has Pedro Rizzo been fighting?
Pedro Rizzo has been fighting for a period of 18 years 9 months and 17 days, his first fight was on Oct. 26, 1996 at IMA - Battle of Styles. He has accumalated roughly 4 hours, 41 minutes and 14 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
win Andrew Flores Smith FTF 12 - Face To Face 12 - Rizzo vs. Flores
Sep/12/2015
TKO (Leg Kicks) Mario Yamasaki 1 5:00
loss Satoshi Ishii IGF - Genome 26
May/26/2013
Decision (Unanimous) Ryogaku Wada 3 5:00
loss Fedor Emelianenko M-1 Global - Fedor vs. Rizzo
Jun/21/2012
KO (Punches) Yuji Shimada 1 1:24
win Ken Shamrock Impact FC 2 - The Uprising: Sydney
Jul/18/2010
TKO (Leg Kicks and Punches) John McCarthy 1 3:33
win Gary Goodridge Washington Combat - Battle of the Legends
May/15/2010
TKO (Retirement) Mario Yamasaki 2 5:00
win Jeff Monson BC - Bitetti Combat 4
Sep/12/2009
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Gilbert Yvel FFI - Ultimate Chaos
Jun/27/2009
KO (Punches) 1 2:10
loss Josh Barnett Affliction - Banned
Jul/19/2008
KO (Punch) Herb Dean 2 1:44
win Jeff Monson AOW - Art of War 3
Sep/01/2007
TKO (Punches) 3 2:40
win Justin Eilers AOW - Art of War 1
Mar/09/2007
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
loss Roman Zentsov Pride 31 - Dreamers
Feb/26/2006
KO (Punch) Moritaka Oshiro 1 0:25
loss Sergei Kharitonov Pride FC - Critical Countdown 2005
Jun/26/2005
TKO (Soccer Kick and Punches) Minoru Toyonaga 1 2:02
win Ricco Rodriguez UFC 45 - Revolution
Nov/21/2003
Decision (Unanimous) Larry Landless 3 5:00
win Tra Telligman UFC 43 - Meltdown
Jun/06/2003
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Larry Landless 2 4:24
loss Vladimir Matyushenko UFC 41 - Onslaught
Feb/28/2003
Decision (Unanimous) Larry Landless 3 5:00
loss Gan McGee UFC 39 - The Warriors Return
Sep/27/2002
TKO (Corner Stoppage) John McCarthy 1 5:00
win Andrei Arlovski UFC 36 - Worlds Collide
Mar/22/2002
KO (Punches) Larry Landless 3 1:45
loss Randy Couture UFC 34 - High Voltage
Nov/02/2001
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 3 1:38
loss Randy Couture UFC 31 - Locked & Loaded
May/04/2001
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Josh Barnett UFC 30 - Battle on the Boardwalk
Feb/23/2001
KO (Punch) Mario Yamasaki 2 4:21
win Dan Severn UFC 27 - Ultimate Bad Boyz
Sep/22/2000
TKO (Submission to Punches) John McCarthy 1 1:33
loss Kevin Randleman UFC 26 - Ultimate Field of Dreams
Jun/09/2000
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Tsuyoshi Kosaka UFC 23 - Ultimate Japan 2
Nov/19/1999
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 3 1:12
win Tra Telligman UFC 20 - Battle for the Gold
May/07/1999
KO (Punch) John McCarthy 1 4:30
win Mark Coleman UFC 18 - Road to the Heavyweight Title
Jan/08/1999
Decision (Split) John McCarthy 1 15:00
win David Abbott UFC 17.5 - Ultimate Brazil
Oct/16/1998
KO (Punch) John McCarthy 1 8:07
win Richard Heard WVC 3 - World Vale Tudo Championship 3
Jan/19/1997
TKO (Submission to Punches) Sergio Batarelli 1 13:12
win Vernon White WVC 2 - World Vale Tudo Championship 2
Nov/10/1996
KO (Kick) 1 6:30
win Michael Tielrooy WVC 2 - World Vale Tudo Championship 2
Nov/10/1996
Submission (Keylock) 1 0:18
win Niccolaus Niccolaus WVC 2 - World Vale Tudo Championship 2
Nov/10/1996
TKO (Submission to Punches) 1 1:49
win Eric Labaille IMA - Battle of Styles
Oct/26/1996
TKO (Punches) 1 2:57