Raoni Barcelos is a Brazilian freestyle wrestler who claimed 34th place at the 2009 World Championships and 5th at the 2009 Pan American Championships. His favorite Position or Technique is Double Leg Takedown & Flying Armbar.
Raoni Barcelos held 3rd position at the South American Games in 2006. He is associated with Equipe Laerte Barcelos.
Raoni Barcelos was born on May 1, 1987, in Rio de Janeiro. He holds a Brazilian nationality. His father's name is Laerte Barcelos who taught him Jiu-Jitsu from the beginning. He is also a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion.
As per some online source, Barcelos' income is reported to be around $50 thousand per fight night. He earns a good sum of money from his MMA career. So far, his exact net worth and salary are yet to be revealed in public.
Moreover, information about his house, it's price and location and the car Raoni Barcelos drives are also unavailable.
Raoni Barcelos’s father trained him the Jiu-Jitsu from the start. He then competed at an international stage in the 2002 Mundial as a junior blue belt.
In 2012, Barcelos began his career as a featherweight and won his first match against Vitor Riso via TKO (Doctor Stoppage) on March 10th, 2012. He is one of the talented newcomers in UFC along with Abu Azaitar, Mads Burnell, and Jp Buys.
Barcelos then won his second match against Gilmar Silva via submission (Guillotine Choke). And then, he won back-to-back five matches against Fabricio Batista, Jorge Rodrigues Silva, Joao Herdy Jr, Erinaldo dos Santos Rodrigues and Tyler Toner.
On April 11, 2014, Barcelos lost to Mark Dickman via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) in the event of RFA 14 - Manzanares vs. Maranhao.
Barcelos later competed in several tournaments including RFA 23 - Murphy vs. Ware, RFA 29 - the USA vs. Brazil, RFA 39 - Barcelos vs. Moffett and RFA 45 - Merchant vs. Waldon.
Barcelos is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Martins Rauanem. He often posts a picture with his girlfriend on Instagram.
The duo is together for a long time but they haven’t revealed when they began their relationship. He stands at 5 ft. 6 inches and weighs is around 65kg.