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Rafael Lovato Jr is a jiu-jitsu black belt and one of the most successful American jiu-jitsu practitioners of all-time. Born on June 25, 1983, Lovato Jr. represents Six Blades Jiu-Jitsu. He is an IBJJF World champion and professional MMA fighter having captured the Bellator middleweight title. 

W/L Methods

MethodWinsLosses
Submission102
Points64
Decision36
Golden Score01

Submission W/L Methods

Submission MethodWinsLosses
Kimura30
Choke20
Armbar11
RNC10
Collar Choke10
Mounted Triangle10
Triangle10
Choke from Crucifix01

Match History

W/L/DOpponentReplayMethodEventWeightDate
W G. Almeida Replay Kimura Fight to Win 166 2021
L D. Souza Choke from Crucifix BJJ Stars 4 2020
L A. Johnson Replay Decision Fight to Win 151 Heavyweight2020
W H. Junior Replay Armbar Fight to Win 147 2020
L L. Barbosa Replay Armbar Fight to Win 144 Light Heavyweight2020
W A. Maidana Replay Choke Fight to Win 141 Light Heavyweight2020
L R. Abreu Golden ScoreSub Stars2020
W R. Martinez KimuraWorld Jiu Jitsu Festival2019
W J. Shields DecisionPolaris 92019
L Y. Simões Replay Decision Fight 2 Win Pro 104 210lbs2019
W J. Hinger Replay Decision Fight 2 Win Pro 95 Light Heavyweight2018
W T. Spriggs Replay RNC Fight 2 Win Pro 64 Heavyweight2018
L J. Sousa Replay Decision 2017 ADCC World Championships -99kgs2017
L F. Pena Replay Decision 2017 ADCC World Championships -99kgs2017
W E. Kelly Replay Points 2017 ADCC World Championships -99kgs2017
W M. Aly Replay Points 2017 ADCC World Championships -99kgs2017
L M. “Buchecha” Replay Points 2017 ADCC West Coast Trials 2017
W T. Rice Replay Collar Choke Fight 2 Win Pro 11 205lbs2016
W R. Abreu Replay Decision Fight 2 Win Pro 7 Light Heavyweight2016
W D. Nogueira Replay Choke Fight 2 Win Pro 6 Heavyweight2016
L R. Vieira Points2015 ADCC World ChampionshipsAbsolute Division2015
W M. Abdulkadirov Points2015 ADCC World ChampionshipsAbsolute Division2015
WH. MiharaPoints2015 ADCC World Championships-88kgs2015
L R. Chsiev Decision2015 ADCC World Championships-88kgs2015
W J. Sousa Points2014 World Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF ChampionshipHeavyweight2014
L A. Galvao Points2014 World Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF ChampionshipHeavyweight2014
W P. Popovich Points2013 ADCC World Championships-88kgs2013
WS. AnzaiMounted Triangle2013 ADCC World Championships-88kgs2013
L R. Barral Points2013 ADCC World Championships-88kgs2013
W R. Chsiev Triangle2013 ADCC World Championships-88kgs2013
L A. Galvao DecisionMetamoris II2013
WK. GracieKimuraMetamoris I2012