Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-08-26, pretty good mma bout Erin Blanchfield vs Taila Santos gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2023).
Santos vs Blanchfield is scheduled to take place Saturday, August 26th, at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang (Singapore), in a 3-round women’s flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Max Holloway vs Chan Sung Jung – UFC Fight Night 225 (also known as UFC on ESPN+ 83 or UFC Singapore). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Erin Blanchfield record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Erin Blanchfield entered this fight with a professional record of 11-1-0 (55% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.4 women’s flyweight in the world.
She suffered her only loss when she faced Tracy Cortez in 2019 (via split decision), since then she has won eight consecutive bouts defeating JJ Aldrich, Molly McCann and Jessica Andrade in her last three (Jessica Andrade vs Erin Blanchfield).
Taila Santos record
Her opponent, the former ISKA world kickboxing champ Taila Santos, has a mma record of 19-2-0 (68% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.8 in the women’s flyweight division.
In her last three bouts she has beat Roxanne Modafferi and Joanne Wood (Joanne Calderwood vs Taila Santos) but then she has lost to Valentina Shevchenko (via split decision, Valentina Shevchenko vs Taila Santos).
Here is the UFC Fight Night 225 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN+)
Max Holloway vs Chan Sung Jung
Ryan Spann vs Anthony Smith 2
Alex Caceres vs Giga Chikadze
Rinya Nakamura vs Fernando Garcia
Erin Blanchfield vs Taila Santos
Parker Porter vs Junior Tafa
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+)
Waldo Cortes-Acosta vs Lukasz Brzeski
Toshiomi Kazama vs Garrett Armfield
Michal Oleksiejczuk vs Chidi Njokuani
Rolando Bedoya vs Kenan Song
Billy Goff vs Yusaku Kinoshita
JJ Aldrich vs Na Liang
Seung Woo Choi vs Jarno Errens
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Erin Blanchfield vs Taila Santos as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Who won Blanchfield vs Santos fight?
Erin Blanchfield defeated Taila Santos via unanimous decision. Scores were 29–28, 29–28, 29–28.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the UFC Fight Night 225 post-fight octagon interview of Erin Blanchfield and Taila Santos.