FIGHTING STYLE: MMA
DIVISION: Light Heavyweight
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
LEG REACH: 43.00
WEIGHT: 205 lbs.
TEAM: Five Rounds
NATIONALITY: Brasilia, Brazil
Defeated by KO/TKO in Round 2
Wed. Jan 20, 2021
Wed. Jul 15, 2020
Defeated by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Jun 29, 2019
Vinicius Moreira, commonly known as “KLB” is a professional mixed martial artist and fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He currently holds a record of 14 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw in his career.
Born on October 9th 1987 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Vinicius began competing in MMA when he was just 17 years old. Starting out as an amateur he quickly rose up the ranks and gained recognition from fans; earning himself an invitation to join the UFC.
Making his debut at UFC Fight Night 159 against Claudio Silva in 2019. KLB showcased his skills with a dominant TKO finish that secured him his first victory inside of two minutes into round three – immediately making him one of the most promising light heavyweight prospects on the roster.
Over the course of 2021 Vinicius has remained active within the octagon facing off some tough competition; such as Gadzhimurad Antigulov who presented him with a stern test yet KLB still managed to come away with another impressive stoppage victory; showing off both power & technical ability during their clash back at UFC Fight Night: Font vs Garbrandt last January.
Continuing on this successful path Vinicius claimed another big win earlier this year against Ed Herman at UFC 258 via decision after demonstrating superior grappling prowess for much of their three-round bout which firmly established him as someone to look out for within 205 lbs division – something that was further backed up by Dana White recently saying “The kid is legit”.
Between training camps KLB continues stay busy outside of fighting taking part educational seminars & hosting Q&A sessions via social media where he shares advice & insight with many aspiring fighters or just general MMA fans alike striving to gain better understanding within combat sports world overalls He also regularly donates supplies towards youth organizations around Brazil including areas affected by poverty or other unfortunate situations – setting very positive example for many people going through similar hardship all over world..
As future appears bright for KLB no doubt we’ll continue see further success coming way either inside cage or outside it however only time will tell what lies ahead but certainty remains he’s become somebody truly inspirational millions MMA lovers around globe!