Erberth Santos de Mesquita is a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Luis Guilherme, who was regarded as the sport's top brown belt during his 2014 campaign. This honorary title was earned through Santos' incredible performances during the IBJJF World Championship, Pan American Championship and the Brazilian National Championship that year, tournaments won by Santos in both his weight and the open weight divisions. A former member of the Guigo Jiu Jitsu team, Erberth Santos de Mesquita changed to Almeida JJ on November 2015 due to an internal dispute.
About Erberth Santos
Jiu jitsu black belt who announced himself as one of the world's best by winning the 2017 IBJJF World Championship. His championship came following a string of victories at events like the 2016 UAEJJF World Pro Championship and the 2016 IBJJF European Championship.
He began living in Boa Vista, Brazil as a small child and was introduced to jiu jitsu at age 9.
He has earned a "bad boy" image due to the frequency with which he has been forced to switch teams. He has competed for teams like Guigo Jiu Jitsu and Almeida JJ.
He has one sister.
He has faced off against many of the world's top fighters, such as Mahamed Aly.