Thiago Santos

Thiago Santos

Thiago Santos

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Thiago Santos
“Marreta”

#2 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender

Birthdate:January 7, 1984
Birthplace:Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height:6 ft 2 in
Weight Class:Light Heavyweight
Weight:205 lb
Reach:76 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(21)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
15 1 5 0

LOSSES(8)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
3 3 2 0
Status Active
Hometown Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Team/Gym Ricardo Almeida/valor Mma
Age 37
Octagon Debut Aug. 04, 2013
Arm Reach 76 in
Leg Reach 42.5 in
Last Fight Nov 7, 2020
Next Fight Mar 06, 2021

Fights

LOSS
Thiago Santos
UFC on ESPN: Santos vs. Teixeira
Nov 7, 2020
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 1:49
LOSS
Thiago Santos
UFC 239
Jul 6, 2019
Decision (split)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Santos
Feb 23, 2019
TKO (punches)
R3 – 0:39
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC 231
Dec 8, 2018
KO (punch)
R2 – 0:41
WIN
Thiago Santos
Eryk Anders
UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders
Sep 22, 2018
TKO (referee stoppage)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC 227
Aug 4, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Thiago Santos
UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee
Apr 21, 2018
KO (punches)
R1 – 2:30
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Anders
Feb 3, 2018
TKO (body kick and punches)
R2 – 1:03
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida
Oct 28, 2017
TKO (body kick and punches)
R1 – 4:59
WIN
Thiago Santos
Gerald Meerschaert
UFC 213
Jul 8, 2017
TKO (punches)
R2 – 2:04
WIN
Thiago Santos
Jack Marshman
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Browne
Feb 19, 2017
TKO (spinning heel kick and punches)
R2 – 2:21
LOSS
Thiago Santos
Eric Spicely
UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg
Sep 24, 2016
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:58
LOSS
Thiago Santos
UFC 200
Jul 9, 2016
KO (punches)
R1 – 4:32
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC 198
May 14, 2016
KO (punches)
R1 – 3:39
WIN
Thiago Santos
UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant
Dec 10, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Thiago Santos
Steve Bossé
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Romero
Jun 27, 2015
KO (head kick)
R1 – 0:29
WIN
Thiago Santos
Andy Enz
UFC 183
Jan 31, 2015
TKO (body kick and punches)
R1 – 1:56
LOSS
Thiago Santos
UFC 175
Jul 5, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Thiago Santos
Ronny Markes
UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Henderson 2
Mar 23, 2014
TKO (body kick and punches)
R1 – 0:53
LOSS
Thiago Santos
UFC 163
Aug 3, 2013
Submission (guillotine choke)
R1 – 0:47
WIN
Thiago Santos
Denis Figueira
Watch Out Combat Show 20
Jul 27, 2012
TKO (head kick and punches)
R1 – N/A
LOSS
Thiago Santos
Spartan MMA 2012
Apr 28, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:50
WIN
Thiago Santos
Junior Vidal
Watch Out Combat Show 18
Mar 3, 2012
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Thiago Santos
Eneas Souza
Watch Out Combat Show 17
Dec 27, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 2:50
WIN
Thiago Santos
Marcos Viggiani
Spartan MMA 2011
Nov 26, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Thiago Santos
Rafael Braga
Explosion Fight
Aug 13, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Thiago Santos
Mauricio Chueke
Watch Out Combat Show 14
Jul 23, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Thiago Santos
Gabriel Barreiro
Senna Fight
Apr 16, 2011
TKO (retirement)
R2 – 1:53
WIN
Thiago Santos
Guilherme Benedito
Watch Out Combat Show 10
Oct 10, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
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