Leonardo Santos entered this fight with a mma record of 13-3-1 (69% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.45 lightweight in the world. He suffered his last defeat in 2009 when he faced Kazunori Yokota, since then he has collected seven victories and one draw, against Norman Parke (=Parke vs Santos); after this bout he fought once beating Efrain Escudero (=Santos vs Escudero).
His opponent, Tony Martin, has an official record of 9-2-0 (78% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko), he fought three times last year losing to Rashid Magomedov and Beneil Dariush but then he came back to win defeating Fabricio Camoes. Santos vs Martin is on the undercard of Demian Maia vs Ryan LaFlare – UFC Fight Night 62. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs LaFlare
Where: Maracanazinho Gymnasium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC Fight Night 62 fight card (main and best fights):
Demian Maia vs Ryan LaFlare
Erick Silva vs Josh Koscheck
Leonardo Santos vs Tony Martin
Amanda Nunes vs Shayna Baszler
Gilbert Burns vs Alex Oliveira
Andre Fili vs Godofredo Pepey Castro
Katsunori Kikuno vs Edimilson Kevin Souza
Santos’ previous fight: Leonardo Santos vs Efrain Escudero
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