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Full Name Alex Pereira

Alex Pereira was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil on 7 July 1987. One of the deadliest fighters to ever grace the UFC octagon. The Brazilian middleweight nicknamed “Poatan” decided to bring his fighting skills from GLORY Kickboxing to the biggest MMA promotion in 2021. After only three fights under the UFC banner, Alex Pereira reached the top of the mountain. As of 2022, his most notable wins in UFC are against Sean Strickland and Israel Adesanya. Pereira is undoubtedly one of the most-hard-hitting middleweight fighters in the UFC and is looking to cement his legacy as one of the greats with more spectacular performances inside the octagon. Alex Pereira has quickly become a fan-favorite in the UFC. The fighter from Brazil ended the great reign of Israel Adesanya as the champion of the middleweight division at UFC 281 and is now on course to defend his middleweight belt. Follow FirstSportz for the latest news on Alex “Poatan” Pereira.