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"Marreta"

Thiago Santos

#2 Light Heavyweight Division • 21-8-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 15
    Wins by Knockout
  • 1
    Wins by Submission
  • 5
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 48% 48%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
642
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1346
Grappling accuracy 40% 40%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
5
Takedowns Attempted
20
4.44
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.19
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.83
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.10
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
57
%
Sig. Str. Defense
68
%
Takedown Defense
1.25
Knockdown Ratio
07:36
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
324 (50%)
Clinch
125 (19%)
Ground
193 (30%)

Sig. Str. by target

55% 356 Head 21% 136 Body 23% 150 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
15 (71%)
DEC
5 (24%)
SUB
1 (5%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Santos vs Teixeira

    Round
    3
    Time
    01:48
    Method
    SUB
  • Win

    Blachowicz vs Santos

    Round
    3
    Time
    0:39
    Method
    KO/TKO

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Brazil
Trains at
American Top Team
Fighting style
Striker
Age
37
Height
74.00
Weight
205.00
Octagon Debut
Aug. 04, 2013
Reach
76.00
Leg reach
42.50
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 06: Thiago Silva of Brazil punches Jon Jones in their UFC light heavyweight championship fight during the UFC 239