|Born||21 September 1993|
Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico
|Other names||El Toro|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Weight||145.5 lb (66.0 kg; 10.39 st)|
|Reach||71 1⁄2 in (182 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico|
|Rank||Blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Mixed martial arts careerEdit
Bravo made his professional MMA debut in April 2012 in his native Mexico. Over the next four years, he amassed an undefeated record of 10-0 with all but two of his wins coming by way of stoppage.
The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3Edit
In 2016, it was announced that Bravo would compete on the third season of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America series.
In the elimination round, Bravo defeated Javier Ganin by TKO due to a knee injury in the first round. He was selected to represent Team Griffin under head coach Forrest Griffin. In the quarterfinals, Bravo defeated Ilianovich Chalo by unanimous decision. In the semifinals, he defeated Leonardo Rodríguez by unanimous decision. This win earned him a spot in the finale against fellow finalist Claudio Puelles.
Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipEdit
He won the fight via TKO in the second round in order to be crowned the Lightweight tournament title winner.
Championships and accomplishmentsEdit
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|14 matches||11 wins||3 losses|
|Loss||11–3||Steven Peterson||KO (spinning back fist)||UFC Fight Night: Rodríguez vs. Stephens||September 21, 2019||2||1:31||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Loss||11–2||Alex Caceres||Decision (split)||The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated Finale||July 6, 2018||3||5:00||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States||Fight of the Night.|
|Loss||11–1||Humberto Bandenay||KO (knee)||UFC Fight Night: Pettis vs. Moreno||August 5, 2017||1||0:26||Mexico City, Mexico||Return to Featherweight.|
|Win||11–0||Claudio Puelles||TKO (punches)||The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson||November 5, 2016||2||1:55||Mexico City, Mexico||Won The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3 Lightweight Tournament.|
|Win||10–0||Dallys Moraes Gama||Decision (unanimous)||Jungle Fight 81||September 12, 2015||3||5:00||Palmas, Brazil|
|Win||9–0||Fernando Moya Li||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Calvo Promotions 6||July 23, 2015||1||1:52||San José, Costa Rica||Return to Featherweight.|
|Win||8–0||David Suruy||Submission (rear-naked choke)||UWC EVT 14||June 27, 2015||1||2:05||Tijuana, Mexico||Bantamweight debut.|
|Win||7–0||Tito Castro||TKO (punches)||Xtreme Kombat 30||May 30, 2015||2||N/A||Guadalajara, Mexico|
|Win||6–0||Jose Ruelas||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Pro XFC 1||February 6, 2015||3||4:32||Tijuana, Mexico||Featherweight debut.|
|Win||5–0||Angel Cruz||Submission (guillotine choke)||Baja Cage Fighting: Beach Fights||September 20, 2014||2||1:03||Rosarito, Mexico|
|Win||4–0||Jaime Flores||TKO (corner stoppage)||UWC EVT: Duarte vs. Beristain||May 17, 2014||2||1:46||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||3–0||Eduardo Garcia||Decision (unanimous)||UWC Mexico: New Blood 2||April 28, 2013||3||5:00||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||2–0||Victor Borrayo||Submission (armbar)||UWC Mexico 13: Benitez vs. Oropeza||March 2, 2013||1||1:43||Tijuana, Mexico|
|Win||1–0||Abrahan Gallegos||TKO (punches)||BCF 3: Battle on the Beach||April 28, 2012||1||3:57||Rosarito, Mexico|
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- "Alex Caceres Slugs Way to Split Decision Over Martin Bravo". MMAmania.com. Retrieved 2018-07-07.
- "TUF 27 Finale post-fight bonuses: Adesanya wins rare POTN bonus without a finish". Bloody Elbow. Retrieved 2018-07-07.
- "Martín Bravo se agrega a UFC México". www.milenio.com. Retrieved 2019-08-03.
- "Nearly simultaneous spinning backfists gave us a brutally spectacular KO at UFC on ESPN+ 17". MMA Junkie. 2019-09-22. Retrieved 2019-09-22.