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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 22: Thiago Santos of Brazil celebrates after defeating Eryk Anders in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Ibirapuera Gymnasium on September 22, 2018 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
"Marreta"

Thiago Santos

#6 Light Heavyweight Division • 22-10-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 15
    Wins by Knockout
  • 8
    First Round Finishes
Striking accuracy 48% 48%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
835
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1750
Grappling accuracy 36% 36%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
5
Takedowns Attempted
22
3.77
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.37
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.54
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.07
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
56
%
Sig. Str. Defense
66
%
Takedown Defense
0.95
Knockdown Ratio
09:37
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
469 (56%)
Clinch
142 (17%)
Ground
224 (27%)

Sig. Str. by target

51% 427 Head 23% 191 Body 26% 217 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
15 (68%)
DEC
6 (27%)
SUB
1 (5%)

Upcoming Fights

Resultados del evento

  • Win

    Santos vs Ankalaev

    Round
    5
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous
  • Win

    Santos vs Walker

    Round
    5
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous
  • Win

    Santos vs Rakic

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Status
Activo
Hometown
Brasil
Trains at
American Top Team
Fighting style
Striker
Age
38
Height
74.00
Weight
205.50
Octagon Debut
Aug. 04, 2013
Reach
76.00
Leg reach
42.50
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Thiago Santos of Brazil staggers Magomed Ankalaev of Russia with a punch in their light heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)