Thiago Santos

Thiago "Marreta" Santos

First Name: Thiago Last Name: Santos
Nickname: Marreta
Date of Birth: Jan 07, 1984 Age: 40
Weight: 83.9 Height: 188.0
Reach: 193.0
Location: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Hometown: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Fighting Styles: Muay Thai, Capoeira, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Affiliations: Tata Fight Team
Fight Stats
Record 22 - 12, 1 NC Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 36 fights Professional Fights 35 fights
Amateur Fights 1 fights Years Fighting 13 years
Days Last Fought 57 days Rounds Fought 81 rounds
Finish Wins 16 finishes Finish Losses 7 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 72 % Finish Loss Percentage 58 %
Knockout Wins 3 KOs Knockout Losses 2 KO losses
TKO Wins 12 TKOs TKO Losses 2 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 68 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 33 %
Submission Wins 1 subs Submission Losses 3 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 4 % Submission Loss Percentage 25 %
Decision Wins 6 decision wins Decision Losses 5 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 27 % Decision Loss Percentage 41 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 6 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 4 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 0 SD wins Split Decision Losses 1 SD losses

Professional Fights

Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(22 - 11, 1 NC)

PFL vs. Bellator Champs

February 24, 2024 Saturday
12 PM ET / 9 AM PT

Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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

Yoel Romero
Win

Yoel Romero

(14 - 7)
Thiago Santos
NC

Thiago Santos

(22 - 11)

PFL 1: 2023 Regular Season

April 01, 2023 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

The Theater at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

No Contest (Overturned) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Rob Wilkinson
NC

Rob Wilkinson

(17 - 2)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(22 - 10)

UFC on ESPN 40

August 06, 2022 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches and Elbows) Round: 4 Time: 2:31

Jamahal Hill
Win

Jamahal Hill

(10 - 1, 1 NC)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(22 - 9)

UFC Fight Night 203

March 12, 2022 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(21 - 9)

UFC Fight Night 193

October 02, 2021 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Johnny Walker
Loss

Johnny Walker

(16 - 5)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(21 - 8)

UFC 259

March 06, 2021 Saturday
5:15 PM ET / 2:15 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Aleksandar Rakic
Win

Aleksandar Rakic

(12 - 2)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(21 - 7)

UFC on ESPN 17

November 07, 2020 Saturday
7:30 PM ET / 4:30 PM PT

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 3 Time: 1:49

Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(21 - 6)

UFC 239

July 06, 2019 Saturday
6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States, United States

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

Jon Jones
Win

Jon Jones

(24 - 1, 1 NC)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(20 - 6)

UFC Fight Night 145

February 23, 2019 Saturday
2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

O2 Arena, Prague, Czech Republic

TKO (Punches) Round: 3 Time: 0:39

Jan Blachowicz
Loss

Jan Blachowicz

(23 - 7)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(19 - 6)

UFC 231

December 08, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

KO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 0:41

Jimi Manuwa
Loss

Jimi Manuwa

(15 - 4)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(18 - 6)

UFC Fight Night 137

September 22, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Geraldo Jose de Almeida (Ibirapuera) Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

TKO (Elbows) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Eryk Anders
Loss

Eryk Anders

(10 - 1)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(17 - 6)

UFC 227

August 04, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, United States

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

Kevin Holland
Loss

Kevin Holland

(13 - 3)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(17 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 128

April 21, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:30

Dave Branch
Win

Dave Branch

(21 - 4)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(16 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 125

February 03, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Guilherme Paraense (Mangueirinho) Arena, Belem, Para, Brazil

TKO (Kick to the Body and Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:03

Anthony Smith
Loss

Anthony Smith

(29 - 12)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(15 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 119

October 28, 2017 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Geraldo Jose de Almeida (Ibirapuera) Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:59

Jack Hermansson
Loss

Jack Hermansson

(16 - 3)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(14 - 5)

UFC 213

July 08, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(13 - 5)

UFC Fight Night 105

February 19, 2017 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Scotiabank Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

TKO (Spinning Wheel Kick and Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:21

Jack Marshman
Loss

Jack Marshman

(22 - 5)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(13 - 4)

UFC Fight Night 95

September 24, 2016 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Nilson Nelson Gymnasium, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 2:58

Eric Spicely
Win

Eric Spicely

(9 - 3)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(13 - 3)

UFC 200

July 09, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:32

Gegard Mousasi
Win

Gegard Mousasi

(37 - 6 - 2)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(12 - 3)

UFC 198

May 14, 2016 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Arena da Baixada, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil

KO (Punch) Round: 1 Time: 3:39

Nate Marquardt
Loss

Nate Marquardt

(34 - 15 - 2)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(11 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 80

December 10, 2015 Thursday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

The Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Elias Theodorou
Loss

Elias Theodorou

(11 - 0)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(10 - 3)

UFC Fight Night 70

June 27, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, Florida, United States

KO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 0:29

Steve Bosse
Loss

Steve Bosse

(10 - 1)

UFC 183

January 31, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

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

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:56

Andy Enz
Loss

Andy Enz

(10 - 4)

UFC 175

July 05, 2014 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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

Uriah Hall
Win

Uriah Hall

(12 - 4)

UFC Fight Night 38

March 23, 2014 Sunday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Nelio Dias Gymnasium, Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil

TKO (Body Kick and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:53

Ronny Markes
Loss

Ronny Markes

(14 - 2)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(8 - 1)

UFC 163

August 03, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

HSBC Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 1 Time: 0:47

Cezar Ferreira
Win

Cezar Ferreira

(5 - 2)

WOCS - Watch Out Combat Show 20

July 27, 2012 Friday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Bank of Brazil Athletic Association Gymnasium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Dennis Fonseca
Loss

Dennis Fonseca

(2 - 2)
Thiago Santos
Loss

Thiago Santos

(7 - 0)

Spartan MMA - Spartan MMA 2012

April 28, 2012 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Georgiana Pflueger Gymnasium, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Vicente Luque
Win

Vicente Luque

(3 - 2 - 1)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(6 - 0)

WOCS - Watch Out Combat Show 18

March 03, 2012 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Bank of Brazil's Athletic Association, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Junior Vidal
Loss

Junior Vidal

(2 - 6)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(5 - 0)

WOCS - Watch Out Combat Show 17

December 17, 2011 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Clube Oasis, Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 3 Time: 2:50

Eneas Souza
Loss

Eneas Souza

(DEBUT)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(4 - 0)

Spartan MMA - Spartan MMA 2011

November 26, 2011 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Georgiana Pflueger Gymnasium, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil

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

Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(3 - 0)

EF - Explosion Fight

August 13, 2011 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Alfa Barra Gymnasium, Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: TBD

Rafael Braga
Loss

Rafael Braga

(2 - 0)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(2 - 0)

WOCS - Watch Out Combat Show 14

July 23, 2011 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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

Mauricio Chueke
Loss

Mauricio Chueke

(3 - 1)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(1 - 0)

SF - Senna Fight

April 16, 2011 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Barra Show Club, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:53

Gabriel Barreiro
Loss

Gabriel Barreiro

(DEBUT)
Thiago Santos
Win

Thiago Santos

(DEBUT)

WOCS - Watch Out Combat Show 10

December 10, 2010 Friday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Oasis Club, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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

Guilherme Nunes
Loss

Guilherme Nunes

(DEBUT)