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PHOTO | Thiago Santos in incredible shape following recent surgery

Thiago Santos sustained some serious injuries in his July split decision loss to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Despite his valiant effort, the...
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Thiago Santos demands rematch with Jon Jones

UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Santos is demanding a rematch against Jon Jones following knee surgery after a close loss at UFC 239. Jones defended...
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Jon Jones willing to give Thiago Santos an immediate rematch upon recovery

At UFC 239, Jon Jones defended his light heavyweight title as he edged out a split-decision win over Thiago Santos. It was a very close...
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Thiago Santos ‘dreams’ of rematch against Jon Jones

Thiago Santos had the biggest fight of his MMA carer this past Saturday against Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 239. Thought...
Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith shares interesting takeaway from Jon Jones’ UFC 239 performance

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith is the only man to have fought both Jon Jones and Thiago Santos. As such, he has some...
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UFC 239 medical suspensions revealed, Ben Askren gets lengthy sit after KO loss

Last weekend, the Octagon returned to Las Vegas, Nevada for International Fight Week and a stacked UFC 239 card. In the main event, light heavyweight...
Jon Jones, Thiago Santos

Even in defeat to Jon Jones, Thiago Santos gave hope to an ebbing light...

Paradise, Nevada was on the verge of descending into hell for light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who came within a scorecard of losing a...
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Thiago Santos suffers severe knee injuries, out until mid-2020

UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Santos suffered severe knee injuries in his fight against Jon Jones at UFC 239, and his team says he...
Jon Jones, Thiago Santos

Jon Jones addresses possible rematch with Thiago Santos

Jon Jones seems to be open to a rematch with Thiago Santos, but not right away. The pair met in the main event of UFC...
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What’s next for the stars of UFC 239?

International Fight Week has come and gone and with it was a stacked UFC 239 card. The card was headlined by Jon Jones looking...
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Jon Jones reacts to split-decision ruling in UFC 239 title fight with Thiago Santos

Jon Jones retained his UFC light heavyweight title at last night's UFC 239 event, scoring a split-decision victory over Thiago Santos. The fight was much...
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Thiago Santos issues statement following controversial loss to Jon Jones at UFC 239

Thiago Santos has released a statement following his controversial split decision loss to Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 239. Here's what Santos...
Jon Jones, Thiago Santos

Pros react to Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos at UFC 239

Jon Jones put his UFC light heavyweight title on the line against surging division contender Thiago Santos in tonight's UFC 239 main event. 'Bones' was...
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Michael Bisping thinks Thiago Santos can beat Jon Jones, but won’t

Michael Bisping gives Thiago Santos a shot at beating Jon Jones, but he won't bet the house on it. Tonight (July 6), Santos will challenge...
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Thiago Santos promises upset of Jon Jones: ‘I’m going to go out there and...

If Thiago Santos beats Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 239 on Saturday night, don't say he didn't warn you. Despite being pegged...
Jon Jones, Thiago Santos

UFC 239 | Pro fighters make their picks for Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos...

In the main event of UFC 239, Jon Jones will be looking to defend his light heavyweight title when he takes on Thiago Santos....
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PHOTO | Thiago Santos appears to have bulked up for UFC 239 fight with...

Thiago Santos has seemingly bulked up in preparation for his UFC 239 bout against Jon Jones. The Brazilian light heavyweight fighter nicknamed "Marreta" looks like...
Jon Jones, Thiago Santos

UFC 239 | Mike Winkeljohn explains what makes Thiago Santos a dangerous opponent for...

Since Jon Jones has returned from his suspension he has been very active. He will fight for the third time since December when he takes...
Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones, Rashad Evans

Daniel Cormier gives Thiago Santos advice on how to beat Jon Jones ahead of...

Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones have one of the biggest rivalries in all of MMA. They have fought two times, with "Bones" winning one,...
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Thiago Santos plans on capturing middleweight gold after defeating Jon Jones at UFC 239

Thiago Santos will be fighting for UFC gold for the first time in his career on Saturday in the main event of UFC 239....
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Dan Hardy outlines Thiago Santos’ path to victory against Jon Jones

UFC analyst Dan Hardy, like many fight fans, recognizes that Thiago Santos faces a monumental task in his UFC 239 title fight with light...
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Thiago Santos On Jon Jones: Everybody gets knocked out one day

Thiago Santos doesn't view Jon Jones as an unstoppable force. On July 6, Santos will challenge Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title. This will...
Thiago Santos, Israel Adesanya

Thiago Santos would ‘love to beat up Adesanya’

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has recently traded quite a bit of trash talk with interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, but he's not...
Thiago Santos, Jon Jones, Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith rates Marreta’s chances against Jon Jones

Light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith believes there is hope for Thiago Santos, who looks to defeat the current champion, Jon Jones, in July. "Marreta" Santos...
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Thiago Santos admits ‘we haven’t really been able to see a weakness’ in Jon...

On July 6, in the main event of UFC 239, Brazilian knockout artist Thiago Santos will look to succeed where so many before him...
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BREAKING | UFC 239 gets Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes title defenses

UFC 239 only has one fight announced for it with the light heavyweight debut of former Strikeforce and UFC middleweight champion, Luke...
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Jon Jones coach breaks down matchups with Santos, Walker, Lesnar

Jon Jones is once again ruling over the UFC light heavyweight division with an iron fist, and could conceivably do so for...
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Dana White explains why ‘Marreta’ — not Brock Lesnar — should be next for...

Jon Jones was simply too much for Anthony Smith. The light heavyweight champion soundly outfought his lionhearted challenger over five lopsided rounds...