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Ygor Rodrigues

Ygor Rodrigues

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Ygor Rodrigues is a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Márcio Rodrigues (Ygor’s father), being also one of the main representatives of the Equipe Marcio Rodrigues team. Ygor first made waves in this sport / martial art while competing in the juvenile belt divisions, a time when he conquered 3 Brazilian national titles. This good form repeated throughout his career as an adult. Ygor is also the brother of another well-known grappler, Yago Rodrigues.

Ygor Rodrigues Jiu Jitsu

Full Name: Ygor dos Santos Rodrigues

Nickname: N/A

Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Luiz França > Oswaldo Fadda > Irami Rocha > Márcio Rodrigues > Ygor Rodrigues

Main Achievements:

  • IBJJF Belo Horizonte Winter Open Champion (2018)
  • IBJJF Vitoria No-Gi Open Champion (2018)
  • CBJJ Brasileiro No-Gi 2nd Place (2018)
  • IBJJF São Paulo Open 2nd Place (2018)

Main Achievements (Colored Belts):

  • CBJJ Brasileiro Champion (2018 brown)
  • UAEJJF Grand Slam RJ Champion (2018 brown)
  • CBJJ Juvenile Brasileiro Champion (2014 / 2012 / 2011)
  • IBJJF Pans 2nd Place (2017 brown)
  • IBJJF Juvenile Pans 2nd Place (2015)
  • IBJJF Juvenile Pans 3rd Place (2016 purple)
  • CBJJ Juvenile Brasileiro 3rd Place (2015 / 2010)

Favorite Position/Technique: Open Guard

Weight Division: Peso Leve (76,00 kg / 168.0 lbs)

Team/Association: Equipe Marcio Rodrigues

Ygor Rodrigues Biography

Ygor Rodrigues was born on January 26, 1998 in Campos dos Goytacazes, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Being the youngest son of a highly revered jiu jitsu instructor, Master Márcio Rodrigues, it didn’t come as a surprise when 6-year-old Ygor started his journey in BJJ. This early start, however, proved to be a bumpy one as his father’s decision to add his Ygor to the classroom was met by some pushback from the youngster.

After some persuasion young Ygor adapted to the classroom and soon enough his talent started shining through. Being raised in a family of grapplers with father Márcio a renowned coach, mother Christiane a BJJ black belt and brother Yago – one of his generation’s toughest competitors, while also counting numerous high-level athletes training on the family’s mats on a daily basis, Ygor quickly made his mark on the tournament scene.

To attest his tremendous potential, by the time Rodrigues turned 15 he was already regarded as a professional athlete. This was also the time when Rodrigues started traveling internationally to attend the world’s top events.

After a stellar campaign in the colored belt divisions, particularly as a brown belt – on May 6, 2018, Ygor Rodrigues was promoted to black belt by his father while on the podium of the Brazilian National Championship. On that same day, brother Yago was also promoted to black belt.

Cover photo by Manu Maciel of “Focados no Tatame” @focadosnotatame (IG).

Ygor Rodrigues Grappling Record

17 WINS
  • BY POINTS
    8 (47%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    1 (6%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    8 (47%)
  • BY DECISION
    0 (0%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    0 (0%)

8 SUBMISSIONS WINS

#214eb8
Submission
25
2
#86e620
Toe hold
13
1
#5AD3D1
RNC
13
1
#d1212a
Calf slicer
13
1
#fad11b
Choke from back
13
1
#f58822
Calf crusher
13
1
#224aba
Botinha
13
1
8
(100%) SUBMISSIONS
5 LOSSES
  • BY POINTS
    0 (0%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    0 (0%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    3 (60%)
  • BY DECISION
    1 (20%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    1 (20%)
  • BY DQ
    0 (0%)

3 SUBMISSIONS LOSSES

#214eb8
Footlock
33
1
#86e620
Armbar
33
1
#5AD3D1
Guillotine
33
1
3
(100%) SUBMISSIONS

Ygor Rodrigues Fight History

ID Opponent W/L Method Competition Weight Stage Year
16056Jhonny LoureiroJhonny LoureiroLPts: 6x6, PenCopa Podio76KGSPF2018
16427Fabio CaloiFabio CaloiLReferee DecisionVitoria Open76KG4F2018
16967Hugo MarquesHugo MarquesLGuillotineBrasileiro NoGi79KGF2018
16985Hugo MarquesHugo MarquesLFootlockBrasileiro NoGiABS4F2018
17247Luan CarvalhoLuan CarvalhoLArmbarRio BJJ Pro82KGSF2018
16078Gabriel BrasilWAdvBH Winter Open76KGR12018
16079Paulo AlvesWBotinhaBH Winter Open76KGSF2018
16080Anselmo GomesWPts: 2x0BH Winter Open76KGF2018
16449UnknownWPts: 2x0Vitoria NGO73KGSF2018
16450Juliano RochaWToe holdVitoria NGO73KGSF2018
16451Chairo OlimpioWPts: 8x0Vitoria NGO73KGF2018
16755Hilton LeaoWPts: 8x0Sao Paulo Open76KGR12018
16757Chairo OlimpioWPts: 4x0Sao Paulo Open76KG4F2018
16758Ricardo RochaWPts: 4x0Sao Paulo Open76KGSF2018
16760Lucas BarrosWPointsSao Paulo Open76KGF2018
16961Juliano RochaWRNCBrasileiro NoGi79KGR12018
16962Andrey MartinsWCalf slicerBrasileiro NoGi79KG4F2018
16966Marco QueirozWPts: 4x0Brasileiro NoGi79KGSF2018
17139Lucas BarrosWSubmissionCuritiba Sp. Open76KG4F2018
17142Luciano BernertWSubmissionCuritiba Sp. Open76KGSF2018
17144Aquila de PaulaWChoke from backCuritiba Sp. Open76KGF2018
17166Aquila de PaulaWCalf crusherCuritiba Sp. NGO73KGF2018

Ygor Rodrigues vs Anselmo Gomes

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