Michel Pereira is a Brazilian MMA fighter who is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship and competes for the promotion's Welterweight Division. On May 19th, 2019, Michel Pereira UFC debut took place on the undercard of UFC Fight Night 152: dos Anjos vs Lee. In his first fight for the promotion, Michel Pereira defeated Danny Roberts via first-round KO (flying knee and punch).
Prior to Michel Pereira UFC debut, the Brazilian fighter competed for promotions such as Road Fighting Championship, Serbian Battle Championship, and Revelation Fighting Championship among other notable mixed martial artist promotions.
Michel Pereira has competed in 34 professional mixed martial arts fights out of which he has won 23 of those bouts and has lost 9. Throughout his career, Pereira has also had 2 fights which ended in No Contests.
"His life is just live animated cartoon series" - Fans in splits after Johnny Walker and Michel Pereira hilariously recreate the light heavyweight being kicked out from the T-Mobile arena after UFC 279 win