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Cezar Ferreira Wiki Biography
Cezar Ferreira, also known as Cezar Mutante, is a mixed martial artist born on 15th February 1985, in Ibitinga, Sao Paolo, Brazil. He is known as the inaugural winner of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil”, and currently competes in the UFC in the middleweight division.
Have you ever wondered how rich Cezar Ferreira is? According to sources it has been estimated that Cezar Ferreira’s overall net worth is close to $1 million, as of February 2018. Ferreira has acquired his wealth by building a successful career in sports, which he started in 2007. Since he is still a very active fighter, his bank account continues to grow.
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Cezar grew up practicing Brazilian jiu-jitsu and wrestling, which he continued in adolescence. After seeing tapes of UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie, his interest in the sports grew. Since he had a rough family life he was forced to leave home at the age of seventeen, when he found Vitor Belfort who helped him, and eventually began training him in MMA in his own gym. Ferreira’s professional debut happened in April 2007 in a one-night middleweight tournament for Xtreme Fighting Championships in Brazil, where he defeated Andre Severo, but experienced his first defeat in the next round of the tournament to Antonio Braga Neto. However, his net worth was established.
After taking a three-year pause from fighting due to his wife’s pregnancy, Cezar returned to active competition in a fight against Felipe Arinelli, whom he defeated in the second round. Soon after, he traveled to Las Vegas to train at Xtreme Couture, and in April 2011 he was placed on the Ring of Fire 40 card in Broomfield, Colorado. In March 2012 he was selected as a participant on “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” card, and entered the Ultimate Fighter house after defeating Gustavo Sampaio. He was selected as the first pick for Team Vitor by his coach Vitor Belfort, and reached the finals of “The Ultimate Fighter” show, fighting Sergio Moraes to determine the winner of the show, and winning saw him become the new champion, boosting his net worth.
Ferreira continued to face other opponents such as Rafael Natal, Daniel Sarafian and C.B. Dollaway, before in July 2015 facing Jorge Masvidal at The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale, but losing in the first round. A year later at “The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale”, Ferreira won a fight against Anthony Smith, and the same year he earned a Performance of the Night bonus award at UFC Fight Night 100.
Cezar continues to actively practice MMA, and some of his most recent activities include fights against Elias Theodorou in February 2017, and Nate Marquardt in November the same year. He is expected to appear at UFC 224 and face Karl Roberson in May 2018.
When it comes to his private life, Cezar tries to keep it away from the publicity, but he is married, and has a child.