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Andre Fialho biography: 13 things about UFC fighter born in Cascais, Portugal

André Fialho Mensurado is a Portuguese professional mixed martial artist signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, which is based in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Born in Cascais, Portugal, he lives in Alcabideche, Lisbon, Portugal.

Fialho is 5’10” tall and he competes in the welterweight division. Here are 13 more things about him:
  1. He attended Escola Secundaria de Cascais in Cascais. In 2009, he graduated from the Escola Salesiana de Manique in Cascais.
  2. On July 27, 2014, he made his professional MMA debut at “Invictus: Pro MMA League 1” in Porto, Portugal where he knocked out his fellow Portuguese MMA fighter Henry Deiby Lima. On November 2, 2014, he submitted his fellow Portuguese MMA fighter Nuno Faria at “International Pro Combat 5” in Lisbon. On November 30, 2014, he knocked out Brazilian MMA fighters Wanderson Silva, Giovanni Diniz and Carlos Antonio de Souza at “Cage Fighters 4” in Porto.
  3. On January 26, 2015, he knocked out his fellow Portuguese MMA fighter Alvaro Sanches at “International Pro Combat 6” in Estoril, Lisbon.
  4. He knocked out Manuel Meraz of Kansas, USA at “Bellator 150” in Mulvane, Kansas on February 26, 2016 and Rick Reger of California, USA at “Bellator 154” in San Jose, California on May 14, 2016. On December 3, 2016, he was knocked out by Chidi Njokuani of Las Vegas at “Bellator 167” in Thackerville, Oklahoma, USA, marking his first ever professional MMA loss.
  5. On July 14, 2017, he defeat A.J. Matthews of California via split decision at “Bellator 181” in Thackerville.
  6. On October 12, 2018, he defeated Javier Torres of Mexico via majority decision at “Bellator 207” in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA.
  7. On May 9, 2019, he was knocked out by Chris Curtis of Ohio, USA at the Professional Fighters League event “PFL 1: 2019 Regular Season” in Uniondale, New York, USA. His fight against Glaico Franca of Brazil at “PFL 7: 2019 Season PFL Playoffs 1” in Las Vegas on October 11, 2019 ended in a No Contest.
  8. On October 2, 2020, he lost via unanimous decision to Antonio dos Santos Jr. of Brazil at “LFA 92” in Park City, Kansas.
  9. He knocked out James Vick of Texas, USA at “XMMA” in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA on January 30, 2021; Sang Hoon Yoo of South Korea at “UAE Warriors 20” in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on June 19, 2021; Lincoln Henrique of Brazil at “UAE Warriors 22” in Abu Dhabi on September 4, 2021 and Stefan Sekulic of Serbia at “UAE Warriors 24” in Abu Dhabi on October 29, 2021.
  10. On January 22, 2022, he made his UFC debut at “UFC 270” in Anaheim, California where he lost via unanimous decision to Michel Pereira of Brazil.
  11. On April 16, 2022, he knocked Miguel Baeza of Florida at “UFC Vegas 51” in Enterprise, Nevada, which was his first UFC win.
  12. On May 7, 2022, he knocked out Cameron VanCamp of Indiana, USA at “UFC 274” in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
  13. He was 28 years old when he was knocked out by Jake Matthews of Victoria, Australia at “UFC 275” in Kallang, Singapore on June 12, 2022 and Muslim Salikhov of Dagestan, Russia at “UFC Vegas 65” in Enterprise on November 19, 2022, which downgraded his professional MMA record to 16 wins and 6 losses.

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