Wilson Reis. is a mixed martial arts fighter and Brazilian Jiu-jitsu black belt. He got his black belt under Roberto Godoi. As a brown belt he won the 2004 Jiu Jitsu World Championships. He competed in the EliteXC bantamweight division, before the company's collapse. Reis was crowned the first EliteXC Bantamweight champion on September 26, 2008. He trains at Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu United in Jenkintown, PA and in Daddis Fight Camps in Cherry Hill, NJ & Philadelphia, PA.
In January 2009, it was announced that Wilson Reis reached an exclusive agreement with Bellator Fighting Championships.  Wilson Reis defeated Henry Martinez on April 10, 2009, at Bellator 2 in the first round of the Featherweight Tournament.  He experienced his first loss against Joe Soto in the semi-finals at Bellator 6.
Reis was scheduled to make his Japanese debut for World Victory Road at Sengoku 12 on March 7th, 2010. However, Reis withdrew from the show in order to compete in season 2 of the Bellator Fighting Championships.
Wilson Reis is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt under Brazilian jiu jitsu famous instructor Roberto Godoi.
Reis is a very successful grappler and have won tournaments all over the United States and Brazil. He currently competes in the best submission wrestling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu tournaments in the United States. In 2004, Reis won the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Championships being a Brown Belt.
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|14||8 wins||1 loss|
|Shad Lierley||Bellator 14||April 15, 2010||Hollywood, Florida, United States||FW Quarter-Final Tournament Bout|
|Win||9-1||Dwayne Shelton||Decision (Unanimous)||Locked in the Cage 1||November 20, 2009||3||5:00||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA||Extreme Force Featherweight Championship|
|Win||8-1||Roberto Vargas||Decision (Split)||Bellator 10||June 5, 2009||3||5:00||Ontario, California, USA|
|Loss||7-1||Joe Soto||Decision (Unanimous)||Bellator 6||May 8, 2009||3||5:00||Robstown, Texas, USA||Featherweight Semi-Final Tournament|
|Win||7-0||Henry Martinez||Decision (Unanimous)||Bellator 2||April 10, 2009||3||5:00||Uncasville, Connecticut, USA||Featherweight Quarter-Final Tournament|
|Win||6-0||Abel Cullum||Decision (Unanimous)||ShoXC 8||September 26, 2008||5||5:00||Santa Ynez, California, USA||Became first Elite XC Bantamweight Champion|
|Win||5-0||Bryan Caraway||Decision (Unanimous)||EliteXC: Unfinished Business||July 26, 2008||3||5:00||Stockton, California, USA|
|Win||4-0||Justin Robbins||Submission (Rear Naked Choke)||EliteXC: Primetime||May 31, 2008||1||4:06||Newark, New Jersey, USA|
|Win||3-0||Zach Makovsky||Submission (D'Arce Choke)||ShoXC: Elite Challenger Series||January 25, 2008||2||1:15||Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA|
|Win||2-0||Diego Jimenez||Submission (Rear Naked Choke)||CITC - Combat in the Cage||October 6, 2007||1||2:00||Trenton, New Jersey, USA|
|Win||1-0||Baba Shegeyasu||Decision (Unanimous)||EC 81 - Extreme Challenge 81||July 28, 2007||N/A||West Orange, New Jersey, USA|
- ↑ http://fiveouncesofpain.com/2008/11/24/wilson-reis-expected-to-sign-with-the-bellator-fighting-championships/
- ↑ http://web.archive.org/20090310080412/www.mmaweekly.com/absolutenm/templates/dailynews.asp?articleid=8329&zoneid=13
- ↑ Sengoku Raiden Championships 12 matchups include champ Jorge Santiago, Wilson Reis. mmajunkie.com (2010-02-03). Archived from the original on 2012-07-14. Retrieved on 2010-02-03.
- Wilson Reis Bellator Bio