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Claudio Mattos also known as “Caloquinha” is a Jiu Jitsu black belt under Vinicius Magalhães, also known as Draculino, of Gracie Barra, one of the best grappling coaches in the world. Caloquinha is also a Brazilian National champion, South American champion and a Jiu Jitsu World Pro Championship Silver Medalist (2010).

Claudio Caloquinha Jiu Jitsu

Full Name: Claudio Mattos

Nickname: Caloquinha was a name given by his friends as a youngster. The name came from his older brother whom people called “Caloca”, Caloquinha actually means “Little Caloca”. His brother was named “Caloca” by his colleagues at Soccer School because he resembled a cartoon character with that name.

Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie Sr. > Helio Gracie > Carlos Gracie Junior >Vinicius Magalhães > Claudio Mattos

Main Achievements:

  • Brazilian National Champion (2014 IBJJF)
  • South American Champion (CBJJE 2009)
  • World Cup Champion (CBJJE 2009)
  • Brazilian National Cup Champion (CBJJE 2009)
  • European Silver Medallist (IBJJF/CBJJ 2006)
  • World Pro Cup Silver Medallist (2009)
  • South American Silver Medallist (CBJJE 2008)
  • NoGi World Championship Bronze Medallist (2008)
  • NoGi Pan American Bronze Medallist (2008)
  • South American Silver Medallist (CBJJE 2008)
  • Brazilian National Cup Silver Medallist (CBJJE 2008)
  • Rio Open Silver Medallist (IBJJF/CBJJ 2009)
  • SP Cup Winner (2010)

Weight Division: Peso Leve (Lightweight) – 75Kg/167lbs

Favourite Position/Technique: Half Guard; favourite Submissions – Toe Hold and Kneebar

Team/Association: Gracie Barra – Belo Horizonte

Claudio Mattos Biography

Claudio Mattos was born on the 16th of July 1981 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He started training Jiu Jitsu when he was 16 years old influenced by his older brother who always loved the fighting game and was an avid competitor. As a starting point, Claudio was lucky enough to have chosen one of the best in the business to instruct him, Vinicius Magalhaes. His Master Vinicius Magalhaes, also known as Draculino, was a huge asset in Claudio’s growth as a fighter, instructor and as a human being, instilling in Claudio not only the techniques that he displays on the mat, but also the high morals in which he dictates his life.

Claudio started teaching as a purple belt, as an assistant instructor of Master Magalhaes, a trade that he continued throughout his life. Today he is the main instructor of the Rio Sport Centre in Belo Horizonte. In September 2004 as a Brown Belt, Caloquinha premiered in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) against Igor Pitbull, he completely dominated that fight and finished with a Katagatame (Arm Triangle), he went on to fight a few months later in the beginning of 2005, Claudio went back to the rings this time to face the veteran Andre “Dida” Amado, the tough challenge against the former Chute Boxe standout would end in a draw.

By the end of 2005 Caloquinha received the long awaited Black Belt from the hands of his master Vinicius Draculino. He ventured again in the world of mixed martial arts at the end of 2006 and fought Thomas Hytten, he ended losing that fight due to a cut. He has since dedicated himself to Jiu Jitsu having very busy years in 2008 and 2009.

In 2010, Claudio Caloquinha won the Brazilian Trials and booked his place in the finals of the World Pro Cup championship in Abu Dhabi, he reached the final tapping everyone in his path, but was stopped in the final by a sweep from Durinho Burns. His fantastic start of 2010 continued as he won the SP Cup submitting everyone on his way and receiving as a prize an “All Expenses Payed” trip to the World Jiu Jitsu Championships.

Claudio Mattos Grappling Record

48 WINS
  • BY POINTS
    21 (44%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    7 (15%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    16 (33%)
  • BY DECISION
    3 (6%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    1 (2%)

16 SUBMISSIONS WINS

#214eb8
Toe hold
25
4
#86e620
Katagatame
19
3
#5AD3D1
Footlock
13
2
#d1212a
Triangle
13
2
#fad11b
Kneebar
13
2
#f58822
Calf slicer
6
1
#224aba
Leglock
6
1
#ff9124
Kimura
6
1
16
(100%) SUBMISSIONS
18 LOSSES
  • BY POINTS
    7 (39%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    4 (22%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    4 (22%)
  • BY DECISION
    1 (6%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    1 (6%)
  • BY DQ
    1 (6%)

4 SUBMISSIONS LOSSES

#214eb8
Armbar
25
1
#86e620
RNC
25
1
#5AD3D1
Choke from back
25
1
#d1212a
Choke
25
1
4
(100%) SUBMISSIONS

Claudio Mattos Fight History

ID Opponent W/L Method Competition Weight Stage Year
2566Gilbert BurnsGilbert BurnsLPts: 2x0World Pro.74KGF2010
3310Leandro LoLeandro LoLChoke from backCopa Podio76KGF2011
3462Vinicius MarinhoVinicius MarinhoLPts: 4x2Pan American76KG1/4F2012
3549Michael LanghiMichael LanghiLPts: 8x4Copa PodioABSSPF2012
4558Rodrigo CaporalRodrigo CaporalLPointsWorld Champ.76KG1/4F2013
4650Paulo MiyaoPaulo MiyaoLAdvBrasileiro CBJJENANA2013
5358Roberto SatoshiRoberto SatoshiLChokeWorld Pro.76KGSF2014
5735Arnaldo MaidanaArnaldo MaidanaLDQNo Gi Worlds88KGSF2014
5787Charles NegromonteLPts: 2x0Brasileiro NoGi88KGF2014
5824Dimitrus SouzaLPts: 2x2, AdvRio BJJ Pro94KGF2014
6557Erberth SantosErberth SantosLArmbarRio Fall NoGiABSF2015
6589Davi RamosDavi RamosLRNCADCC RJ77KGF2015
6648Gabriel RolloGabriel RolloLPts: 0x0, PenADCC SP77KGF2015
6811Augusto CarsaladeLPointsBrasileiro82KGF2015
7581Wellington LuisWellington LuisLPts: 0x0, AdvBrazil Nat. Pro77KG1/4F2015
7659Gabriel RolloGabriel RolloLPts: 2x2, AdvDesafio UK82KGRR2015
7821Patrick GaudioPatrick GaudioLPts: 3x2Brasileiro NoGi85KGSF2015
9153Luan CarvalhoLuan CarvalhoLReferee DecisionBrasileiro82KGSF2016
2433Bruno FrazattoBruno FrazattoWPts: 2x0WPC SD trials74KGSF2010
2434Vitor OliveiraVitor OliveiraWPts: 2x0WPC SD trials74KGF2010
3295Eduardo PessoaWKneebarCopa Podio76KGGP2011
3300Vinicius MarinhoVinicius MarinhoWPts: 2x0Copa Podio76KGGP2011
3304Helder MedeirosWPts: 2x0Copa Podio76KGGP2011
3309Ed RamosWPts: 0x0, AdvCopa Podio76KGSF2011
3844Marcel GoulartWPointsWorld Champ.76KGR12012
4688UnknownWKatagatameRio Open76KG1/4F2013
4690Sandro VieiraWKneebarRio Open76KGSF2013
4691AJ AgazarmAJ AgazarmWAdvRio Open76KGF2013
4965Rafael HenriqueWPts: 2x0World Pro Trial76KGSF2014
4966Thiago AbreuThiago AbreuWPts: 5x0World Pro Trial76KGF2014
5265Charles NegromonteWN/ABrasileiro82KGSF2014
5267Diego BorgesDiego BorgesWReferee DecisionBrasileiro82KGF2014
5668Romulo SouzaWPointsNo Gi Pan Am.88KGSF2014
5669Brian BeauryWToe holdNo Gi Pan Am.88KGF2014
5732Felipe BrobrickWPointsNo Gi Worlds88KG1/4F2014
5789UnknownWToe holdBrasileiro NoGiABS1/4F2014
5823Victor BomfimWPts: 2x2, AdvRio BJJ Pro94KGSF2014
6550Pedro HenriqueWN/ARio Fall NoGi88KGSF2015
6551William MartinsWN/ARio Fall NoGi88KGF2015
6556Rodrigo RochaWDQRio Fall NoGiABSSF2015
6579Thiago GaiaThiago GaiaWCalf slicerADCC RJ77KGR12015
6585Lucas GomesWFootlockADCC RJ77KG1/4F2015
6587Chico SalgadoWLeglockADCC RJ77KGSF2015
6644Jake MackenzieJake MackenzieWReferee DecisionADCC SP77KG1/4F2015
6647Jonatas GracieWToe holdADCC SP77KGSF2015
6809Victor SilverioVictor SilverioWReferee DecisionBrasileiro82KGSF2015
7098Edson LuisWN/ACuritiba No Gi88KGSF2015
7099Romeu MendesWAdvCuritiba No Gi88KGF2015
7105UnknownWFootlockCuritiba Open82KG1/4F2015
7106Fabio PulitaWAdvCuritiba Open82KGSF2015
7578Joao CarvalhoWN/ABrazil Nat. Pro77KGR12015
7590Caio GregoriWKatagatameBrazil Nat. ProU77KGR12015
7618Darcy InácioWKimuraSub. Campos X77KGRR2015
7620Leonardo VasconcelosWPointsSub. Campos X77KGRR2015
7623Bruno CelioWKatagatameTeam Nationals76KGF2015
7656Lucas ValleWAdvDesafio UK82KGRR2015
7662Hermes FrançaWPts: 4x0Desafio UK82KGRR2015
7664Luciano BernertWTriangleDesafio UK82KGRR2015
7670Felipe CesarFelipe CesarD---Desafio UK82KGRR2015
7820João DinizWTriangleBrasileiro NoGi85KG1/4F2015
8826Tomasz MichalowskWN/AEuropean NoGi88KGSF2016
8827Max CarvalhoWN/AEuropean NoGi88KGF2016
9143Ricardo ElleresWN/ABrasileiro82KGR12016
9146Chaise AlbuquerqueWN/ABrasileiro82KG1/8F2016
9151Vinicius GarciaWN/ABrasileiro82KG1/4F2016
9778Carlos GuedesWToe holdBrasileiro Equipes76KGSF2016
9781H. MarquesWAdvBrasileiro Equipes76KGF2016

Claudio Caloquinha vs AJ Agazarm

Claudio Caloquinha vs Rafael dos Anjos

Caloquinha vs Gilbert Burns World Pro Cup 2010 Final

Claudio Caloquinha Grappling Fight (Valencia Spain)

 

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