Marcus Aurelio is a mixed martial artist with a 4th degree in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has fought in the PRIDE Fighting Championship as well as the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Marcus began his career in HOOKnSHOOT and earned victories over Remigius Morkevicius and Rich Clementi to boost himself into the PRIDE Fighting Championships.
Aurelio defeated then PRIDE Lightweight Champion Takanori Gomi in a non-title fight.
Marcus eventually signed with the UFC in 2007 and debuted at UFC 74 by fighting Clay Guida. Within his time in the UFC, Marcus was able to set a record with the fastest win by submission in UFC history over Ryan Roberts with an arm bar in 16 seconds.
Marcus has accomplished 20 wins with 4 knockouts and 13 submissions within his professional fighting career.
Marcus currently trains Professional Mixed Martial Artist at Imperial Martial Arts and Fitness Center as well as beginners entering the sport.