Neiman Gracie Stambowsky is our own Master Marcio’s son. He is a Brazilian mixed martial artist and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner currently competing in the Middleweight division of Bellator MMA. A professional MMA competitor since 2013, he has also previously fought for the World Series of Fighting.
He has medalled at the World Nogi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championship, Pan Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi Championship, and the New York International Open IBJJF Championship. Neiman is also a member of the Gracie family.
In 2013, Gracie set his sights on competing in mixed martial arts. He signed with the World Series of Fighting promotion and made his debut in September 2013 at World Series of Fighting 5: Arlovski vs. Kyle. He won the fight via submission in the first round.
On October 29, 2014, it was announced that the undefeated Gracie had signed with Bellator MMA.
Gracie made his Bellator debut against Bobby Flynn on February 27, 2015 at Bellator 134. He won the fight via submission in the first round.
For his second fight with the promotion, Gracie faced Roger Carroll at Bellator 151 on March 4, 2016. He won the fight by unanimous decision.
In his third fight for Bellator, Gracie faced Rudy Bears at Bellator 163 on November 4, 2016. He won the fight via submission in the first round.
Gracie faced Dave Marfone at Bellator NYC on June 24, 2017. He won the fight via submission in the second round.
Now Neiman is on the Bellator Welterweight Grand Prix semi finals and will fight Rory Mcdonald on Madison Square Garden NYC on June 14th 2019 for the belt contest.