Diego Barbosa is a young, exciting and dynamic fighter with the air of greatness around him.
Only 23 years of age and he has already displayed huge potential and bags of talent, it’s very
clear this young Brazilian has a very promising career ahead of him. This inspiring fighter
tears through his opponents like a buzz saw. In fact, his victories over John Spence at Fusion
19 and Alexander Bilobrovka at Fusion 21 combine to give a total fighting time of just 40
seconds. Yes, two fights finished in under a minute.
He is a destructive knockout artist, he fights with an intensity and a fury that other
featherweights cannot compete with. He throws outstanding combinations with perfect
execution, evident from finishing four out of his five victories in the very first round.
The name Diego Barbosa and the words world champion are becoming a fitting
With a tremendous future in mixed martial arts ahead of him, Diego Barbosa works harder
than any other fighter. He is constantly looking to push boundaries, improve all aspects of
his game and he is getting better day by day. He is only 23 years of age, but he already has
an astounding ability to dismember opponents on their feet. Systematically picking fighters
apart in a beautifully brutal manner, giving his opponents no chance to settle in the fight.
This rising star has already caught the eyes of some of the sport’s biggest promotions. “The
Barbarian” recently made his BAMMA debut, which will be his first step in his pursuit of
BAMMA gold. Also, the Brazilian even made an appearance at Bellator 179. An event which
attracted an impressive million views through Spike TV. The sport’s biggest promotions have
certainly recognised the impressive talent and potential this young man holds.
You don’t want to miss any action from this fighter, because each memorable fight will
inevitably be another indelible moment of this young man’s promising career.