Date of Birth:
23 January 1961
Marco Ruas played in 1 movies in the Action, Adventure genres.
Marco Ruas didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 3.7.
Before making his U.S. debut, compiled an undefeated record of 300-0 in Brazil.
Won the Ultimate Fighting World Championship by defeating 3 opponents in one night.
Was undefeated in 304 fights when he lost a controversial decision to Russian Sambo specialist Oleg Taktarov.
Fought Rickson Gracie, under Vale Tudo rules, in a gym at Rio de Janeiro. The fight, witnessed by several Luta Livre and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu students, ended in a draw.
Had a revenge fight against Oleg Taktarov in World Vale Tudo Championship 2. Even though the bout went to the limit - declaring officially a draw between both fighters - Taktarov agreed that Ruas won that fight plain and square.
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