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Danilo Moreira

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Danilo Moreira is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt under Luiz “Majorzão” Oliveira, who also worked extensively with Marcelo Carvalho Moreira (father), Osvaldo Moizinho and Samir Chantre. Moreira built his reputation as one of the leading athletes of his generation while competing in the colored belt divisions of the sport, later cementing his status as a black belt while competing in the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) circuit where he conquered numerous International events.

Danilo Moreira Jiu-Jitsu

Full Name: Danilo Soares Moreira

Nickname: N/A

Lineage: Luiz França > Oswaldo Fadda > Sebastião Ricardo > Wendell Alexander > André Marola > Luiz Major > Danilo Moreira

Main Achievements:

  • 1st Place IBJJF Floripa Winter Open (2019)
  • 1st Place IBJJF Floripa Winter Open NoGi (2019)
  • 2nd Place CBJJ Brazilian Nationals NoGi (2019)
  • 3rd Place IBJJF São Paulo Open (2019)

Main Achievements (Colored Belts):

  • 1st Place CBJJE World Championship (2018 brown)
  • 1st Place UAEJJF Grand Slam, LDN (2019 brown)
  • 1st Place IBJJF London Winter Open (2019 brown)
  • 1st Place IBJJF Sao Paulo BJJ Pro (2019 brown, 2016 purple)
  • 2nd Place IBJJF World Championship (2019 brown)
  • 3rd Place IBJJF European Open (2019 brown)
  • 3rd Place CBJJ Brazilian Nationals (2019 brown, 2016 purple)

Favorite Position/Technique: Modern JJ

Weight Division: Peso Pena (70,00 kg / 154.5 lbs)

Team/Association: Ares JJ

Danilo Moreira Biography

Danilo Moreira was born on July 19, 1997, in Teresina a city located in the northwestern Brazilian state of Piauí, growing up in the neighboring Parnaíba where he walked his first steps in jiu-jitsu as an 8-year-old.

Danilo’s father was a believer that nothing good could come from leaving children unoccupied while the parents worked, this being the reason he decided to sign Moreira for jiu-jitsu classes at Ariel Soares Teles’ gym (Delta Gold Team).

For two years young Moreira trained at DGT, but as he left his hometown he was forced to abandon the team, then joining a social project named Projeto Social Quartel General da Luta (PSQGL), a workgroup led by Luiz Majorzão. Another strong supporter of Danilo’s path in jiu-jitsu was his father Marcelo Carvalho Moreira, who himself became a BJJ black belt in the meantime.

Dude to the smaller status of the PSQGL as a team in the international jiu-jitsu circuit, Danilo represented a few different teams while traveling the world, competing across Europe and North America. Closer to the end of his colored belt cycle, Moreira started touring as an Ares Jiu-Jitsu Academy competitor, due to the strong connection between his local team and Ares.

On July 20, 2019, Danilo Moreira was promoted to the black belt rank by his longtime coach Luiz Majorzão. This was the first belt for which Danilo’s father could not co-host the ceremony due to illness, but a special moment for the young athlete nonetheless. Moreira would conquer his first gold medal as a black belt only 2 weeks later, at the IBJJF Floripa Winter Open.

Danilo Moreira Grappling Record

21 WINS
  • BY POINTS
    9 (43%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    2 (10%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    8 (38%)
  • BY DECISION
    1 (5%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    1 (5%)

8 SUBMISSIONS WINS

#214eb8
Toe hold
63
5
#86e620
No arm triangle
13
1
#5AD3D1
Choke from back
13
1
#d1212a
Cross choke
13
1
8
(100%) SUBMISSIONS
13 LOSSES
  • BY POINTS
    5 (38%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    2 (15%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    3 (23%)
  • BY DECISION
    3 (23%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    0 (0%)

3 SUBMISSIONS LOSSES

#214eb8
Armbar
33
1
#86e620
RNC
33
1
#5AD3D1
Choke from back
33
1
3
(100%) SUBMISSIONS

Danilo Moreira Fight History

ID Opponent W/L Method Competition Weight Stage Year
21676Alex SodreAlex SodreLArmbarBrasileiro NoGi67KGF2019
21991Richar NogueiraRichar NogueiraLPointsCuritiba Sp. Open70KGSF2019
22580Yuta ShimadaYuta ShimadaLPts: 4x2Salvador SPO70KGF2019
23615Erick RaposoLReferee DecisionF2W 14370KGSPF2020
23857Joao MendesJoao MendesLPts: 3x0Grand Slam MIA69KGR12020
23971Samuel NagaiSamuel NagaiLPts: 2x2, AdvPan American70KGR12020
24389Josh CisnerosJosh CisnerosLPts: 4x0American Nats70KG4F2020
25224Gianni GrippoGianni GrippoLReferee DecisionOrlando Open70KGF2021
25897Diego OliveiraDiego OliveiraLRNCNoGi Pan Am.67KG8F2021
26451Joao MendesJoao MendesLReferee DecisionAmerican Nats70KG4F2021
26726Richar NogueiraRichar NogueiraLPts: 4x2Austin Open70KGF2021
27352Fabricio AndreyFabricio AndreyLChoke from backPan American70KG4F2021
28011Daniel MairaDaniel MairaLPts: 4x4, AdvNoGi Worlds67KG4F2021
21233Leandro LimaWDQFloripa WO70KGSF2019
21234Gabriel MachadoWToe holdFloripa WO70KGF2019
21615Gabriel MarangoniGabriel MarangoniWPts: 4x0Sao Paulo Open70KGR12019
21673Alexandre VieiraAlexandre VieiraWPts: 5x0Brasileiro NoGi67KG4F2019
21674Thiago AbudThiago AbudWPts: 0x0, AdvBrasileiro NoGi67KGSF2019
22579Matheus OliveiraWToe holdSalvador SPO70KGSF2019
23561Antoine GibsonWPts: 10x0Copa Podio70KGSPF2020
23655Dylan WhyteWNo arm triangleF2W 14577KGSPF2020
23674Silvio DuranSilvio DuranWChoke from backF2W 14669KGSPF2020
24432Carlos SouzaWReferee DecisionAmerican NatsABS8F2020
25220Brian MahechaBrian MahechaWPts: 3x0Orlando Open70KG4F2021
25223Luis GranjaWCross chokeOrlando Open70KGSF2021
26060Brian MahechaBrian MahechaWPts: 6x2Miami Open70KG4F2021
26064Orlando CastilloWPts: 3x0Miami Open70KGSF2021
26065Silvio DuranSilvio DuranWPts: 4x2Miami Open70KGF2021
26722Juan GarciaWToe holdAustin Open70KG4F2021
26724Orlando CastilloWToe holdAustin Open70KGSF2021
26831Thiago CalixtoWPts: 6x0Phoenix Open70KGSF2021
26832Ighor HortaWToe holdPhoenix Open70KGF2021
27335Daniel DinizWPts: 2x2, AdvPan American70KGR12021
28006R. JennerjohnWPts: 22x0NoGi Worlds67KG8F2021
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