Junior dos Santos

Junior "Cigano" dos Santos

First Name: Junior Last Name: dos Santos
Nickname: Cigano
Date of Birth: Dec 09, 1984 Age: 39
Weight: 110.0 Height: 193.0
Reach: 195.6
Location: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Hometown: Cacador, Santa Catarina Brazil
Fighting Styles: Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Affiliations: Black House
Fight Stats
Record 23 - 10 Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 33 fights Professional Fights 33 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 17 years
Days Last Fought 0 days Rounds Fought 71 rounds
Finish Wins 16 finishes Finish Losses 9 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 72 % Finish Loss Percentage 90 %
Knockout Wins 3 KOs Knockout Losses 0 KO losses
TKO Wins 12 TKOs TKO Losses 8 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 68 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 80 %
Submission Wins 1 subs Submission Losses 1 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 4 % Submission Loss Percentage 10 %
Decision Wins 6 decision wins Decision Losses 1 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 27 % Decision Loss Percentage 10 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 5 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 1 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 1 SD wins Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Professional Fights

GFC 7

March 02, 2024 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Kia Center, Orlando, Florida, United States

Round: Time: TBD

Gamebred Bareknuckle 5

September 08, 2023 Friday
6:50 PM ET / 3:50 PM PT

Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Florida, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Fabricio Werdum
Loss

Fabricio Werdum

(24 - 9 - 1, 1 NC)

EFC 47

May 20, 2022 Friday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

FLXcast Arena, Miami, Florida, United States

TKO (Shoulder Injury) Round: 3 Time: 0:35

UFC 256

December 12, 2020 Saturday
7:30 PM ET / 4:30 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Elbow) Round: 2 Time: 2:34

Ciryl Gane
Win

Ciryl Gane

(6 - 0)

UFC 252

August 15, 2020 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:47

UFC on ESPN+ 24

January 25, 2020 Saturday
5 PM ET / 2 PM PT

PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:06

Curtis Blaydes
Win

Curtis Blaydes

(12 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC on ESPN 3

June 29, 2019 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:11

Francis Ngannou
Win

Francis Ngannou

(13 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 146

March 09, 2019 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Intrust Bank Arena, Wichita, Kansas, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:58

Derrick Lewis
Loss

Derrick Lewis

(22 - 7, 1 NC)

UFC Fight Night 142

December 01, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:30

Tai Tuivasa
Loss

Tai Tuivasa

(9 - 0)

UFC Fight Night 133

July 14, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Boise, Idaho, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Blagoy Ivanov
Loss

Blagoy Ivanov

(17 - 1, 1 NC)
Junior dos Santos
Loss

Junior dos Santos

(18 - 4)

UFC 211

May 13, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:22

Stipe Miocic
Win

Stipe Miocic

(21 - 2)

UFC Fight Night 86

April 10, 2016 Sunday
1 PM ET / 10 AM PT

Zagreb Arena, Zagreb, Croatia

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Ben Rothwell
Loss

Ben Rothwell

(40 - 9)
Junior dos Santos
Loss

Junior dos Santos

(17 - 3)

UFC on Fox 17

December 19, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Amway Center, Orlando, Florida, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 4:43

Alistair Overeem
Win

Alistair Overeem

(39 - 14, 1 NC)

UFC on Fox 13

December 13, 2014 Saturday
8 PM ET / 5 PM PT

US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Stipe Miocic
Loss

Stipe Miocic

(17 - 1)
Junior dos Santos
Loss

Junior dos Santos

(16 - 2)

UFC 166

October 19, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, United States

TKO (Slam and Punch) Round: 5 Time: 3:09

Cain Velasquez
Win

Cain Velasquez

(12 - 1)

UFC 160

May 25, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Spinning Hook Kick) Round: 3 Time: 4:18

Mark Hunt
Loss

Mark Hunt

(9 - 7)
Junior dos Santos
Loss

Junior dos Santos

(15 - 1)

UFC 155

December 29, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Cain Velasquez
Win

Cain Velasquez

(10 - 1)

UFC 146

May 26, 2012 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 3:04

Frank Mir
Loss

Frank Mir

(16 - 5)

UFC on Fox 1

November 12, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Honda Center, Anaheim, California, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:04

Cain Velasquez
Loss

Cain Velasquez

(9 - 0)

UFC 131

June 11, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Rogers Arena, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Shane Carwin
Loss

Shane Carwin

(12 - 1)

UFC 117

August 07, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Oracle Arena, Oakland, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Roy Nelson
Loss

Roy Nelson

(15 - 5)

UFC Live 1

March 21, 2010 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

1stBank Center, Broomfield, Colorado, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:53

Gabriel Gonzaga
Loss

Gabriel Gonzaga

(11 - 4)

UFC 108

January 02, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:07

Gilbert Yvel
Loss

Gilbert Yvel

(36 - 13 - 1, 1 NC)

UFC 103

September 19, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, United States

TKO (Submission to Punch) Round: 3 Time: 2:00

Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(25 - 6 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 95

February 21, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

O2 Arena, London, England

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:54

Stefan Struve
Loss

Stefan Struve

(16 - 2)

UFC 90

October 25, 2008 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:21

Fabricio Werdum
Loss

Fabricio Werdum

(11 - 3 - 1)

DF

May 24, 2008 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Fiesta Bahia Hotel, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 1 Time: TBD

MTL

November 10, 2007 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Submission (Armbar) Round: 1 Time: 1:13

MTL

September 29, 2007 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:52

Jair Goncalves
Loss

Jair Goncalves

(3 - 1)

XFC Brazil

April 29, 2007 Sunday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Retirement) Round: 1 Time: 5:00

Joaquim Ferreira
Loss

Joaquim Ferreira

(3 - 0)

XFC Brazil

April 29, 2007 Sunday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 1 Time: 8:46

Edson Silva
Loss

Edson Silva

(8 - 3)
Junior dos Santos
Win

Junior dos Santos

(1 - 0)

MF - Minotauro Fights 5

December 09, 2006 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Sao Bernardo do Campo Sports Gymnasium, Sao Bernardo do Campo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 1 Time: 0:50

Junior dos Santos
Win

Junior dos Santos

(DEBUT)

DF

July 16, 2006 Sunday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Fiesta Bahia Hotel, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

KO (Soccer Kick) Round: 1 Time: 2:58

Jailson Silva Santos
Loss

Jailson Silva Santos

(1 - 4, 1 NC)