Thomas Almeida Biography
Thomas Almeida is a pro mixed martial artist from Brazil. He usually competes in the Bantamweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Almeida is a single man. He hasn’t disclosed much information about his affairs till the date. He is a career oriented person with no place for any kind of distractions in his life.
Thomas Almeida Early Life and Education
Thomas Almeida was born as Thomas Guimaraes Almeida on July 31, 1991. He was born and raised in Sao Paulo, the southeast region of Brazil. He is also often called by his nickname Thominhas.
Almeida went to Chute Boxe Academy in Curitiba, Brazil where he learned Kick Boxing and garnered Black belt in Muay Thai. He is also the brown belt holder in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Thomas Almeida Career
Almeida began his career as a mixed martial artist in September 2011 with a win over by 8-0 in his debut match. He then went on to fight on Legacy FC fighting against Williams and winning the match in the first round. He works with Wade Hampel of Big Fight management.
In 2013, he made a victory against George Pacurariu followed by Caio Machado the next year winning both fights via TKO. He won the Legacy FC Bantamweight Championship in the later one.
In June 2014, Thomas Almeida signed a multi-fight contract with UFC. He won the fight with Tim Gorman via unanimous decision earning his first Fight of the Night bonus award. He also garnered his first Performance of the Night bonus award when won the fight against Yves Jabouin at UFC 186.
Thomas Almeida is one of the talented martial artists and a tough fighter who barely gets defeated. He has accomplished a lot throughout his career. He became the knock of the month when defeated Anthony Birchak via knockout at UFC Fight Night 77. He has made his appearance in total 24 fights with 21 win over and 3 losses so far.
Thomas Almeida Personal Life
Almeida is a secretive person when it comes to his love life and relationship. He has managed to keep the information regarding his girlfriend under the wrap. He is quite occupied with his professional life that his personal life is a pause for now. In fact, he is possibly single fully enjoying his bachelor life.
Thomas Almeida Net worth and Life Style
After fighting the tons of match and eventually winning most of it Almeida obviously earns a whopping amount from his career. As for now, his current estimated net worth is still under review. He has secured four Performance of the Night bonus consecutively until now.
Thomas Almeida is quite concerned about his health and fitness and hence often visits his doctors. He spends most of his leisure time practicing and also prefers hanging out with his friends and family time and often.