Robot info

Builder info

Robot: 

Minotaur

Builder: 

Marco Antonio Meggiolaro

Type: 

Drum spinner

Job: 

Professor of Mechanical Engineering at PUC-Rio (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro)

Team: 

RioBotz

Marco Antonio Meggiolaro, Carlos Junior, Daniel Freitas, Matheus Amaral, Lohan Annanias, David Steagall, Gabriel Fischer

Years competing: 

20 years

Hometown: 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Favorite tool: 

Dead On Annihilator Superhammer

Favorite robot: 

Ava from Ex_Machina

Interesting fact:
In 2009 we controlled our middleweight combat drumbot Touro using our thoughts, with a brain-machine interface we designed and built

Stat history

Stats
Career
WCVII
2021
2019
2018
2016
Total matches3026985
Win percentage70%100%67%56%75%80%
Total wins2124564
Losses902421
Knockouts1522443
KO percentage50%100%33%44%50%60%
Average knockout time104 s101 s77 s118 s109 s115 s
Knockouts against400121
KO against percentage13%0%0%11%25%20%
Judges decision wins602121

Match history

Season
Round
Matchup
Results
WCVIIEpisode 701Tantrum vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 1m20s
WCVIIEpisode 705Free Shipping vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 2m1s
WCVIIEpisode 707Minotaur vs Cobalt
WCVIIEpisode 715Minotaur vs Witch Doctor
2021Episode 601SawBlaze vs MinotaurSawBlaze by JD
2021Episode 606Minotaur vs DragonslayerMinotaur by KO 1m23s
2021Episode 609Minotaur vs Deep SixMinotaur by KO 1m10s
2021Episode 611Minotaur vs BloodsportMinotaur by JD
2021Episode 613End Game vs MinotaurMinotaur by JD
2021Episode 614Witch Doctor vs MinotaurWitch Doctor by JD
2019Episode 12Minotaur vs ShatterMinotaur by KO 2m34s
2019Episode 14Cobalt vs MinotaurMinotaur by JD
2019Episode 15Hydra vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 42s
2019Episode 16Minotaur vs Death RollDeath Roll by KO 2m4s
2019Episode 2Minotaur vs WhiplashWhiplash by JD
2019Episode 5Gigabyte vs MinotaurGigabyte by JD
2019Episode 8Minotaur vs Black DragonBlack Dragon by JD
2019Episode 8Minotaur vs End GameMinotaur by KO 2m36s
2019Episode 8Minotaur vs LuckyMinotaur by KO 1m59s
2018Day 1 Session 1Tombstone vs MinotaurTombstone by KO 2m22s
2018Day 3 Session 1Minotaur vs HypothermiaMinotaur by JD
2018Day 7 Session 1Blacksmith vs MinotaurMinotaur by JD
2018Day 8 Session 1SubZero vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 2m53s
2018Final 2018Minotaur vs Bite ForceBite Force by KO 2m5s
2018Quarter Finals 2018Monsoon vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 1m
2018Semi Finals 2018Lock-Jaw vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 1m43s
2018Sweet 16 2018Minotaur vs Witch DoctorMinotaur by KO 1m39s
2016Qualifiers Session 1Photon Storm vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 1m41s
2016Quarter FinalsBronco vs MinotaurMinotaur by KO 2m54s
2016Round of 32Minotaur vs BlacksmithMinotaur by JD
2016Semi FinalsMinotaur vs BombshellBombshell by KO 2m50s
2016Sweet 16Minotaur vs WarheadMinotaur by KO 1m11s