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Jiří Procházka Shrugs Off Possible Thiago Santos Fight

Despite Thiago Santos' latest offering, Jiří Procházka is busy serving as the backup fighter in the main event at UFC 267: Błachowicz vs. Teixeira. Both combatants in the UFC 267 main event have a history with "Marreta". Over last weekend, fans witnessed Santos dig his heels in the ground...

Fighters React To Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker At UFC Vegas 38

Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker was not what everyone had hoped to see.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC Vegas 38 event on Saturday night (, 2021) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. As seen in the fight, the first round was skippable and...

UFC Vegas 38 Highlights: Thiago Santos Outlasts Johnny Walker

Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker delivered in the main event spot.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (October 2, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 38 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. The first round saw little to no action aside from leg...

UFC Vegas 38 Weigh-In Results & Preview, Ladd/Chiasson Scratched

The weigh-in results are in for UFC Vegas 38, and we've got the details for you below! Although the main event between Thiago Santos and Johnny Walker is locked and loaded, there were three issues during today's weigh-ins, including one fight cancellation. Unfortunately, the rebooked bantamweight bout between Aspen Ladd...

UFC Vegas 38: Santos vs. Walker Preview/Prediction

A pair of light heavyweight gunslingers take center stage at UFC Vegas 38 and will vie for a spot among the gauntlet of contenders sitting atop the 205-pound weight class. Thiago Santos will return in a quest for redemption after losing his last three fights. After moving up from...

Thiago Santos Aims To Show He Still Belongs In The UFC In Next Fight

Former title challenger Thiago Santos is ready to remind every young buck in his division why he remains in the top 5 of the UFC light heavyweight rankings. Ever since his loss to former light heavyweight king Jon Jones, Thiago Santos has struggled in each subsequent outing. However, his quality...

Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker Will Serve As Main Event On September 25

The previously reported Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker fight will now be the main event. Santos and Walker agreed to fight one another on September 25, and, at the time, it wasn't reported as the main event. Now, however, according to MMAFighting, the fight will serve as the event's headliner....

Thiago Santos & Johnny Walker Face Off On Sep. 25th

A Brazilian extravaganza looks to explode in the light heavyweight division between two top 10 UFC contenders. Thiago Santos and fellow Brazilian Johnny Walker have verbally agreed to fight each other on September 25th according to a report on Combate. Venue and location is still unknown at this current time....

Thiago Santos Claps Back At Rakic After “Easy Win” Proclamation

At UFC 259 Thiago Santos went the distance against rising contender Aleksandar Rakic, Rakic went on social media to exclaim that the fight against the Brazilian was easy work for him. After the fight, the former light heavyweight title challenger was perplexed as to why Rakic would say that...

Thiago Santos Releases Statement After Third Loss In A Row

When the smoke cleared at UFC 259, Thiago Santos and Aleksandar Rakic's fight ended up being the Brazilian's third consecutive loss inside the octagon. Prior to the UFC 259 pairing with Rakic, Santos had the intention of rebounding after a tough return fight with Glover Teixeira. Even though many...

Thiago Santos Says He Needs ‘A Good Performance’ At UFC 259 To Be Considered For A Title Shot

Thiago Santos knows he needs to get back into the win column on Saturday night. Opening up the main card of UFC 259, Santos is set to face Aleksandar Rakic in a very intriguing bout. The Brazilian is coming off back-to-back losses to Jon Jones for the belt and Glover...

Thiago Santos Admits To Mental Health Struggles Before Teixeira Loss

After a brutal loss to Glover Teixeira last Nov., Thiago Santos has spoken out about the mental hurdles that plagued him before the fight. After his failed title bid with the champion, Jon Jones, the Brazilian striker suffered serious injuries to his knees. Following a strenuous healing process, with...

Thiago Santos Says He Will Be ‘100 Times Better’ Against Aleksandar Rakic At UFC 259

Thiago Santos is excited to remind the world just how good he is. To open up the stacked UFC 259 pay-per-view main card, Santos is set to return against Aleksandar Rakic. It's a very intriguing fight and for the Brazilian, he's looking to snap his two-fight losing streak. Last time...

Aleksandar Rakic Promised Fallen Friend He’ll Beat Thiago Santos

Aleksandar Rakic could not be more motivated ahead of his fight against Thiago Santos on March 6. #4-ranked light heavyweight Aleksandar Rakic has had an impressive run in his first three years in the UFC, tallying a record of 5-1 in the promotion. In his most recent fight, Rakic was...

Thiago Santos vs. Aleksandar Rakic Booked for March 6

Thiago Santos will look to get right back on the winning track as he has instantly booked his next fight in a banger against Aleksandar Rakic scheduled for March 2021. It was just a week ago that Thiago Santos's comeback was derailed by Glover Teixeira at UFC on ESPN+...