Born February 20, 1980
Town of birth Dores do Indaiá MG
Team/Association Brazilian Top Team
Mixed martial arts record
By knockout 1
By submission 6
Rousimar "Toquinho" Palhares is a mixed martial arts fighter. He won his last fight at UFC 84 with a superb transition from attempting a rear naked choke into an armbar which gained him the submission of the night honours against veteran Ivan Salaverry on May 24th, 2008.