Thiago Santos entered this fight with a pro record of 15-5-0 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.24 middleweight in the world. Thiago ‘Marreta’ lost twice last year, against Gegard Mousasi (=Mousasi vs Santos ) and Eric Spicely, but then he has won over Jack Marshman (=Santos vs Marshman) and Gerald Meerschaert.
His opponent, Jack Hermansson, has an official mma record of 16-3-0 (81% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.36 in the same weight class. He lost to Cezar Ferreira in 2016 but he came back to win in 2017 beating Alex Nicholson and Brad Scott. Santos vs Hermansson is on the undercard of Derek Brunson vs Lyoto Machida – UFC Fight Night 119. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 119: Brunson vs. Machida
Where: Ginasio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC Fight Night 119 fight card (main fights):
Derek Brunson vs Lyoto Machida
Demian Maia vs Colby Covington
Pedro Munhoz vs Rob Font
Jim Miller vs Francisco Trinaldo
Thiago Santos vs Jack Hermansson
John Lineker vs Marlon Vera
Deiveson Figueiredo vs Jarred Brooks
Santos’ next fight: Thiago Santos vs Anthony Smith
Santos vs Hermansson Fight Video:
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