Thiago Santos vs Aleksandar Rakic

Light Heavyweight Bout

UFC 259, Blachowicz vs Adesanya - Las Vegas, USA

Saturday March 6th, 2021

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Thiago 'Marreta' SantosAleksandar Rakic
37Age29
6ft 2"
188cm
Height6ft 4"
193cm
76"
193cm
Reach78"
198cm
42.5"
108cm
Leg Reach46"
117cm
OrthodoxStanceOrthodox
BrazilNationalityAustria
#2Ranking#4
American Top TeamGymAmerican Top Team Zagreb
Amanda Nunes
Dustin Poirier
Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Notable Gym MembersAnte Delija
3 Months, 27 DaysTime Since Last Fight6 Months, 6 Days
Sep 29th 2007First FightOct 15th 2011
2 LossesCurrent Streak1 Win
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
21-8-0Record
(W-L-D)
13-2-0
3-2-0Record at This Weight
13-2-0
6-5-0Record in This Country 1-0-0
19-7-0Record Against Opponents Stance
12-2-0
13-7-0UFC Record5-1-0
Jimi Manuwa - Win by KO, 2018
Anthony Smith - Win by TKO, 2018
Common OpponentsJimi Manuwa - Win by KO, 2019
Anthony Smith - Win by Dec, 2020
Wins
15 (71%)KO/TKO9 (69%)
1 (5%)Sub1 (8%)
5 (24%)Dec3 (23%)
Losses
3 (38%)KO/TKO0
3 (38%)Sub1 (50%)
2 (24%)Dec1 (50%)
Significant Strikes
4.36Landed per Minute4.66
48%Accuracy54%
2.32Absorbed per Minute1.99
55%Defense53%
+2.04Strike Differential+2.67
Grappling
0.77Takedown Average/15 mins0.93
40%Takedown Accuracy28%
64%Takedowns Defended89%
0.1Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins0.2
7:58Average Fight Time (Total)6:31
7:49Average Fight Time (UFC)10:41
3 Hours, 51 Minutes, 3 SecondsTotal Fight Time1 Hour, 37 Minutes, 45 Seconds
BJJ - Black belt
Muay Thai - Black prajied
Capoeira - Green rope
Other DisciplinesBJJ - Purple belt
WSOF Middleweight Champion (2014-2016)
WSOF Light Heavyweight Champion (2015-2016)
Successes