Ronaldo Souza

"Jacare"
  • Weight: 183 lbs
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Reach: 186.69"
  • Age: 34
wins20
10% 2 Knockouts
70% 14 Submissions
20% 4 Decisions
losses3
67% 2 Knockouts
0% 0 Submissions
33% 1 Decisions
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Souza
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UFC 176 - 2014-08-02
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  • Ronaldo Souza: “I will always be ready to fight anyone.”
    May 17, 2013

    The stakes are high UFC middleweight Ronaldo Souza this weekend when he locks horns with Chris Camozzi in a co-headlining clash at UFC on FX 8. “Jacare” will enter the effort as the favorite based on his past...

    The stakes are high UFC middleweight Ronaldo Souza this weekend when he locks horns with Chris Camozzi in a co-headlining clash at UFC on FX 8. “Jacare” will enter the effort as the favorite based on his past accomplishments, plus the bout happens to be taking place in Brazil where Souza hails from. Though Souza had to switch things up on short notice after original opponent Costa Philippou, the 33-year old recently told the UFC’s website he is confident he will come out on top despite the added...

  • Chris Camozzi Announced As New Opponent For Ronaldo Souza
    May 3, 2013

    Chris Camozzi originally stepped in for CB Dollaway against Cezar Ferreira at UFC On FX 8, and a few days later his opponent was changed Rafael Natal. It is now being learned that Camozzi has undergone yet another...

    Chris Camozzi originally stepped in for CB Dollaway against Cezar Ferreira at UFC On FX 8, and a few days later his opponent was changed Rafael Natal. It is now being learned that Camozzi has undergone yet another opponent change. Earlier this morning it was announced that Costa Philippou was out of his bout with Ronaldo Souza due to a cut, and the UFC has now confirmed that Camozzi will step up and face "Jacare" on the main card. The move of course left Natal without a dance partner, but the UFC has also...

  • Constantinos Philippou-Ronaldo Souza Slated for UFC on FX 8
    February 15, 2013

    A middleweight bout between Constantinos Philippou and former Strikeforce champion Ronaldo Souza has been added to the UFC On FX 8 card. The card popped up on the radar yesterday when a bout between Vitor Belfort and...

    A middleweight bout between Constantinos Philippou and former Strikeforce champion Ronaldo Souza has been added to the UFC On FX 8 card. The card popped up on the radar yesterday when a bout between Vitor Belfort and current Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold was announced. The event is scheduled for May 18 and will take place at the Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. Sources close to the fight confirmed the bout to...

  • Strikeforce Announces January Show Will Be Their Last, Adds Ed Herman-Ronaldo Souza
    December 20, 2012

    Strikeforce has confirmed what had been widely speculated about for a long time, stating the fight card for their January 12 event will mark the organization's “final show on Showtime". “Since 2009, Showtime has...

    Strikeforce has confirmed what had been widely speculated about for a long time, stating the fight card for their January 12 event will mark the organization's “final show on Showtime". “Since 2009, Showtime has been a great partner and we appreciate its support of Strikeforce and our athletes,” said Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker in an organized statement. “For our final event, we’ve loaded the card with some outstanding fights. This is going to be a memorable night for the sport of mixed martial...

  • Ronaldo Souza Linked to Fight with Lorenz Larkin at Newly Named Strikeforce: Marquardt vs Saffiedine
    November 29, 2012

    Just 48 hours after the news broke that middleweight champion Luck Rockhold was out of his fight with a wrist injury, Strikeforce has announce that Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza will face Lorenz Larkin on the main card. The...

    Just 48 hours after the news broke that middleweight champion Luck Rockhold was out of his fight with a wrist injury, Strikeforce has announce that Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza will face Lorenz Larkin on the main card. The promotion has also changed the name of the event from Strkeforce: Champions to Strikeforce: Marquardt vs Saffiedine. The event is schedule for January 12 in Oklahoma City, and reportedly could be the final Strikeforce show. Also added to the card is a middleweight fight between Tim Kennedy (14-4)...

  • Ronaldo Souza all smiles after showing improved stand-up in knockout of Derek Brunson
    August 19, 2012

    Entering last night’s Strikeforce show, former middleweight champion Ronaldo Souza had taken to the ring eighteen times and come out with his hand raised in fifteen of the fights. However, up until battling Derek...

    Entering last night’s Strikeforce show, former middleweight champion Ronaldo Souza had taken to the ring eighteen times and come out with his hand raised in fifteen of the fights. However, up until battling Derek Brunson, Souza had never won a bout by way of knockout. Souza landed a stiff shot less than a minute into their meeting at Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman dropping Brunson to the mat before following it up with a series of strikes to seal the deal. “Jacare” spoke some about his showing after...