Fábio Duca Gurgel do Amaral is a 4-time World Jiu-Jitsu Champion. He has been practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since the age of 13 and received his black belt at the age of 19 from Romero "Jacaré" Cavalcanti. Along with Cavalcanti he is co-founder of the Alliance Jiu Jitsu Team.
|Born:||Jan 18, 1970|
|Other names:||"The General"|
|Residence:||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Team:||Alliance Jiu Jitsu|
|Teacher(s):||Romero "Jacare" Cavalcanti|
|Rank:||6th degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
|Years active:||1991-1997 (MMA)|
|Notable students:||Demian Maia, Marcelo Garcia|
|Website:||Fábio Gurgel's Official site|
|IMDb:||Fábio Gurgel's IMDb|
About Fabio Gurgel
Dominant Jiu-Jitsu competitor who won back-to-back world championships in 1996 and 1997, and again in 2000 and 2001.
He was awarded his purple belt in 1986, his brown belt in 1988, and his black belt in 1989.
He had a five-match MMA career from 1991-1997, earning three wins and two losses.
He was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
He has been trained by Helio Gracie.
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