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Felipe Pena, also known by his nickname "Preguica", is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt world champion from Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Born on October 19, 1991, Pena represents the Gracie Barra team in competition.

  1. Felipe Pena Challenges Meregali To Super Fight Series, Meregali Responds

    Felipe Pena Challenges Meregali To Super Fight Series, Meregali Responds

    Sep 6, 2023

    Two former IBJJF World Champions are talking about a potential series of super fights, with Felipe Pena laying down the challenge to Nicholas Meregali on Instagram. After Meregali initially said he wanted a fight with Pena in the gi, Pena has responded wanting a match in BOTH gi and no-gi. Nicholas has already responded, saying he will respond to the offer when he feels like it.
  2. Felipe Pena Returns To WNO. Here's What To Know About The Jiu-Jitsu Star

    Felipe Pena Returns To WNO. Here's What To Know About The Jiu-Jitsu Star

    Aug 9, 2023

    Felipe Pena is one of the best heavyweight jiu-jitsu competitors in the world and already well-accustomed to WNO competition.
  3. What Makes Felipe Pena's No-Gi Guard Different: A Technical Breakdown

    What Makes Felipe Pena's No-Gi Guard Different: A Technical Breakdown

    Aug 8, 2023

    Felipe Pena has been an international force in no-gi grappling for nearly a decade, owning one of the most impressive resumes in the sport with regard to accolades and victories. He is an ADCC absolute champion, an IBJJF No-Gi World Championship double gold medalist, and the only man to defeat Gordon Ryan twice.
  4. Felipe Pena está animado para enfrentar um agressivo Haisam Rida no WNO 19

    Felipe Pena está animado para enfrentar um agressivo Haisam Rida no WNO 19

    Jul 20, 2023

    Integrando o card explosivo do Tezos WNO 19, a estrela brasileira Felipe "Preguiça" Pena segue para mais um combate eletrizante. Agendado para o dia 10 de agosto em Austin, Texas, Preguiça terá pela frente um duelo sem-kimono contra o atleta de Gana, Haisam Rida, representante da B-Team que ganhou destaque no mundo do grappling por suas atuações finalizadoras nos tatames.
  5. Felipe Pena Excited To Face An Aggressive, Dangerous Haisam Rida At WNO

    Felipe Pena Excited To Face An Aggressive, Dangerous Haisam Rida At WNO

    Jul 20, 2023

    On the main coard of the explosive Tezos WNO 19: Nicholas Meregali vs Kaynan Duarte coming to Austin, TX on August 10, Brazilian icon Felipe "Preguiça" Pena is fired up for a breathtaking match against one of jiu-jitsu's fastest-rising stars in Haisam Rida.
  6. UFC Fight Pass Invitational 4 Results: Craig Jones, Pena, Meregali, & More

    UFC Fight Pass Invitational 4 Results: Craig Jones, Pena, Meregali, & More

    Jun 30, 2023

    UFC Fight Pass Invitational 4 took place tonight at the UFC Apex and delivered with high-level grappling action headlined by Craig Jones and Felipe Pena, with Craig winning by escape time over the former ADCC absolute champion. In the co-main event, UFC veterans Glover Teixeira and Anthony rematched from their 2020 UFC bout, with Teixiera winning by decision. Nick Rodriguez defeated three men in the same night, including Dan Manasoiu in the finals, to win the $30,000 grand prize. Also on the card, Nicholas Meregali defeated Cyborg Abreu, Helena Crevar won in dominant fashion, and Roman Bravo-Young grappled Alex Perez to a draw.
  7. Felipe Pena Set To Return To Tezos WNO vs Haisam Rida On Aug. 10 At WNO 19

    Felipe Pena Set To Return To Tezos WNO vs Haisam Rida On Aug. 10 At WNO 19

    Jun 22, 2023

    ADCC champion Felipe Pena will return to the Tezos WNO mats on August 10 to take on rising star submission hunter Haisam Rida on the main card of Tezos WNO 19: Meregali vs Duarte on Thursday, August 10 in Austin, TX at the Palmer Event Center.
  8. Fight Pass Invitational To Feature Top Super Fights & $30K Absolute Bracket

    Fight Pass Invitational To Feature Top Super Fights & $30K Absolute Bracket

    Jun 13, 2023

    UFC Fight Pass Invitational 4, their running grappling event, is set to return June 29th in Las Vegas, NV when they host a slate of no-gi super-fights including Craig Jones vs. Felipe Pena, Nicholas Meregali vs. Cyborg Abreau, Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith, and a one night 8-man open weight bracket with the winner getting $30,000.
  9. Grappling Bulletin: The Day Of The Underdog At Tezos WNO: Pena vs Rodriguez

    Grappling Bulletin: The Day Of The Underdog At Tezos WNO: Pena vs Rodriguez

    Feb 27, 2023

    A last-minute change in the main event for last weekend’s Tezos WNO changed the trajectory of the season, especially in the heavyweight division. But Felipe Pena’s narrow victory over Nick Rodriguez in the headline match was just one of several results we wouldn’t have anticipated just a week ago.
  10. Pena Wins Controversial Decision vs Nicky Rod, Marinho Defends Belt

    Pena Wins Controversial Decision vs Nicky Rod, Marinho Defends Belt

    Feb 27, 2023

    Felipe Pena earned a unanimous decision victory over Nick Rodriguez in a 30-minute main event at Tezos WNO, evening the score between the two athletes who first met at ADCC 2022.
  11. Tezos WNO: Pedro Marinho mantém cinturão; Preguiça vence Nicky Rod

    Tezos WNO: Pedro Marinho mantém cinturão; Preguiça vence Nicky Rod

    Feb 26, 2023

    Os fãs do Brasil passaram a madrugada acordados para acompanhar mais uma edição do Tezos WNO, realizado em Costa Mesa, na Califórnia.
  12. Results | Tezos WNO: Felipe Pena vs Nick Rodriguez

    Results | Tezos WNO: Felipe Pena vs Nick Rodriguez

    Feb 26, 2023

    Follow along for real-time results, updates & more from Tezos WNO: Pena vs. Rodriguez, live from Costa Mesa, California, on Feb. 25, 2023. Along with the main event bout featuring Preguiça and Nicky Rod, and Pedro Marinho in his first Tezos WNO light heavyweight title defense against ADCC Champion Giancarlo Bodoni.
  13. The Ultimate Guide To Tezos WNO: Felipe Pena vs Nick Rodriguez

    The Ultimate Guide To Tezos WNO: Felipe Pena vs Nick Rodriguez

    Feb 25, 2023

    Nick Rodriguez has stepped up as a last-minute replacement to fill in against Felipe Pena, who was originally scheduled for a bout against. Gordon Ryan.
  14. Updated Betting Lines | Tezos WNO: Felipe Pena vs Nick Rodriguez

    Updated Betting Lines | Tezos WNO: Felipe Pena vs Nick Rodriguez

    Feb 25, 2023

    With a change in the main event comes a change in the stakes.
  15. Nicky Rod substitui Gordon Ryan em luta contra Felipe Pena no Tezos WNO

    Nicky Rod substitui Gordon Ryan em luta contra Felipe Pena no Tezos WNO

    Feb 24, 2023

    Alegando problemas de saúde, Gordon Ryan cancelou de sua luta contra Felipe “Preguiça” Pena no Tezos WNO, que estava marcada para este sábado, dia 25 de fevereiro, em Costa Mesa, na Califórnia.