Junior dos Santos

"Cigano"
  • Weight: 239 lbs
  • Height: 6'4"
  • Reach: "
  • Age: 29
wins15
73% 11 Knockouts
13% 2 Submissions
13% 2 Decisions
losses3
33% 1 Knockouts
33% 1 Submissions
33% 1 Decisions
Last 5 Fights
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Latest Articles
  • Junior Dos Santos-Stipe Miocic Moved As UFC Plays Muscial Chairs
    April 8, 2014

    It appears changes are coming to future UFC events. The planned heavyweight battle between Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic for UFC 173 is now headed to The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale. UFC president Dana...

    It appears changes are coming to future UFC events. The planned heavyweight battle between Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic for UFC 173 is now headed to The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale. UFC president Dana White confirmed the news with Yahoo! Sports, as the promotion continues to play musical chairs around the Chael Sonnen-Wanderlei Silva fight. There have been plenty of issues involving Sonnen-Silva, which was only recently signed and made official. However, that bout is expected to be moved to...

  • Junior Dos Santos To Face Stipe Miocic At UFC 173
    March 3, 2014

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will return to the Octagon at UFC 173, taking on Stipe Miocic. The battle of contenders will go down May 24 from MGM Grand Garden Arena. Chris Weidman and Lyoto...

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will return to the Octagon at UFC 173, taking on Stipe Miocic. The battle of contenders will go down May 24 from MGM Grand Garden Arena. Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida in a battle for the UFC middleweight title is the headline fight. Dos Santos (16-3) is coming off a second setback to current champion Cain Velasquez. He is 10-2 overall in his UFC career, including wins over the likes of Frank Mir, Roy Nelson and Velasquez. Miocic (11-1) has rebounded from...

  • Junior Dos Santos’s BBJ Coach “To be honest, I never considered throwing in the towel.”
    October 23, 2013

    When UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III was over with, UFC President Dana White said that former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos was too tough for his own good. White explained that he felt the bout should...

    When UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III was over with, UFC President Dana White said that former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos was too tough for his own good. White explained that he felt the bout should have been stopped in the third round and that if he was in Dos Santos’ he would have thrown in the towel. In a recent interview, Dos Santos’ BJJ coach Yuri Carlton talks about the bout and how they never once considered throwing in the towel. Carlton told MMAFighting: "To be honest, I...

  • Junior Dos Santos – “The pain is only in the heart”
    October 21, 2013

    Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos fought into the fifth round with current champion Cain Velasquez at UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III on Saturday night in Texas, but when asked about his performance...

    Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos fought into the fifth round with current champion Cain Velasquez at UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III on Saturday night in Texas, but when asked about his performance after the leaving the hospital on Sunday, he was under the impression he was finished in the second. Even his corner is saying that after the second round, Dos Santos was fighting on autopilot until the end of the fight. Dos Santos told Combate: “I’m feeling good. I came to the hospital...

  • Cain Velasquez Finishes Junior Dos Santos At UFC 166 (Highlights)
    October 20, 2013

    UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez defended his title for the second time last night in the main event at UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III. While former champion Junior Dos Santos showed a tremendous amount of...

    UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez defended his title for the second time last night in the main event at UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III. While former champion Junior Dos Santos showed a tremendous amount of heart, and was noticeably improved, this fight looked a lot more like their second meeting than their first. Velasquez was able to control the pace of the entire fight and was able to keep Dos Santos backing up almost the entire fight. Velasquez was able to put him away this time, and although UFC...

  • Watch Cain Velasquez Vs Junior dos Santos I & II (Full Fight Video)
    October 10, 2013

    UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III takes place on October 19 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. In the main event UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos will...

    UFC 166: Velasquez Vs Dos Santos III takes place on October 19 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. In the main event UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos will square off. While Junior dos Santos won the first one via knock out at the first UFC On FOX event, it was Cain Velasquez who would win by decision to set up the rubber match. To help promote the fight the UFC has released the two bouts that will set up the biggest heavyweight bout of the year. You...