At UFC Fight Night 11 “The Silent Assassin” Luke Cumme will face Edilberto de Oliveira who is typically known simply as Edilberto “Crocota”. The event takes place on September 19th and will serve as a lead in for the debut episode of The Ultimate Fighter 6.
“Crocota” holds an 8-1-1 MMA record with his lone MMA loss coming in his UFC debut earlier this year. In April he was handed his first career loss at the hands of Paul Taylor who defeated Edilberto by KO at UFC 70. Prior to coming to the UFC he had fought successfully in the Clube da Luta and Minotauro Fights promotions. “Crocota” is a well balanced fighter winning 3 of his fights by knockout, 4 by submission, and just 1 by decision.
Cummo fought early in his carrer in the Ring of Combat promotion going 4-2 . In his last fight prior to moving to the UFC Cummo was defeated by current UFC welterweight contender Josh Koscheck. In his UFC debut Cummo lost to Joe Stevenson but returned successfully to defeat Jason Von Flue at UFC Fight Night 4. After dropping his next fight to Jonathan Goulet at UFC Fight Night 5 Cummo was successful in his last UFC fight, defeating Josh Haynes at UFC 69 by knockout.