Gegard Mousasi stops Thiago Santos in one at UFC 200

LAS VEGAS --- Gegard Mousasi wasn't granted his request to replace Jon Jones against Daniel Cormier for a shot at gold but he still managed to make a statement from the relative obscurity of his UFC 200 preliminary contest against Thiago Santos, Saturday. The quiet Dutchman fought loudly and managed to take the dangerous Brazilian contender out in the first round with strikes.The...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 200 Fight Preview: Gegard Mousasi vs. Thiago Santos

Thiago Santos found his way into the UFC via the The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 2 show.  He has done well since arriving and is currently enjoying a four fight winning streak.  He is 5-2 in the UFC and has looked really good at times. His standup game is on point, and he will look to damage Mousasi with kicks and punches. He brings a well rounded game into the Octagon, and...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Brunson out; Thiago Santos now faces Gegard Mousasi at UFC 200

Derek Brunson has been forced out of UFC 200 due to a problem with his vision so Brazilian striker Thiago Santos has stepped up to face Gegard Mousasi on the card taking place on July 9 in Las Vegas.UFC officials confirmed the new matchup on Monday.Brunson explained that he has experienced blurriness and double vision for the past two weeks and it's going to require him to get some...
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June 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Thiago Santos clubs Nate Marquardt with vicious first-round KO

Thiago Santos is quickly gaining a reputation as one of the most devastating strikers in the middleweight division after a vicious first round knockout over Nate Marquardt at UFC 198.Santos has now won four fights in a row with three of those ending by way of knockout in the first round.The Brazilian wasted no time in the fight as he stalked Marquardt across the Octagon and opened...
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May 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Thiago Santos Defeats Elias Theodorou By Decision At UFC Fight Night 80

After being outworked in the first round by Elias Theodorou, Thiago Santos was able to gradually work his way into their fight at UFC Fight Night 80, eventually putting his opponent in real trouble in the final five minutes to help secure a unanimous decision victory. Round One: Theodorou immediately out with a couple of […]
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December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Thiago Santos hits a walkoff homerun in Hollywood

Hockey heavyweight turned pro mixed martial artist Steve “The Boss” Bosse made his UFC debut against TUF Brazil Season 2 alum Thiago “Marreta” Santos last night in Hollywood, Florida on the main card of UFC Fight Night 70. The fight lasted 29 seconds and ended with Santos hitting a homerun that would earn him a $50K bonus for just 29 seconds of work. Santos’ left leg played...
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June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Thiago Santos lands monster KO kick

Most of the time when you see a fighter land the definitive blow to his opponent in a UFC fight, and his opponent is still alive/conscious you see him jump on his victim and throw a few more blows until the ref pulls him off. After landing this kick to the side of Steve Bosse's head Thiago Santos didn't bother with any additional punches.The outcome was pretty darn clear.via RedditRead more »
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Thiago Santos lands walk off head kick KO on Steve Bosse

Thiago Santos needed just one kick to put Steve Bosse down and out with one of the most vicious knockouts so far in 2015 as he got the finish at just 29 seconds into the first round. Santos is well known for being a very heavy-handed striker so facing a fellow knockout artist like Bosse was just inviting something bad to happen in this matchup. Santos came out aggressive and began...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Uriah Hall Oupoints Thiago Santos Despite Breaking Toe At UFC 175

Despite breaking one of his toes in the first round, Uriah Hall was still able to do enough in the striking exchanges to earn himself a unanimous decision victory over Thiago Santos tonight at UFC 175. Round One: Hall thinkgs about a spinning attack to start, but pulls away from it at the last moment. Santos lands with a leg kick. Santos with a couple of punches that comes up short...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Uriah Hall toe picture is nasty – he fought through broken digit

Uriah Hall suffered a broken toe in his fight with Thiago Santos at UFC 175 on Saturday in Las Vegas, but it didn’t stop him from competing. Between rounds, cameras showed Hall’s foot, and you can see that nasty picture of his broken toe. That magic digit went from facing straight to taking a right […]
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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