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
  • Stipe Miocic Talks Losing Fight With Junior Dos Santos, What He’ll Do Next
    May 6, 2014

    UFC heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic viewed his upcoming bout with Junior dos Santos as the perfect stepping stone to a possible title fight. Now, with dos Santos out after suffering a hand injury, Miocic is unsure...

    UFC heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic viewed his upcoming bout with Junior dos Santos as the perfect stepping stone to a possible title fight. Now, with dos Santos out after suffering a hand injury, Miocic is unsure what will happen with him and his role on The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale later this month. "Bummed about the news," Miocic posted on Twitter. "Wishing dos Santos a quick recovery." Miocic (11-1) has won his last two, including a decision victory over Roy Nelson last June. His lone loss...

  • Injury Report: Junior Dos Santos Hurt, Out Of TUF Brazil 3 Fight
    May 5, 2014

    Just days ago, Junior dos Santos posted several updates on the status of his most important tools: his hands. Now, according to multiple reports, the former UFC heavyweight champion has suffered a hand injury and...

    Just days ago, Junior dos Santos posted several updates on the status of his most important tools: his hands. Now, according to multiple reports, the former UFC heavyweight champion has suffered a hand injury and will not be able to face Stipe Miocic later this month at The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale. The event is scheduled for May 31 from Sao Paulo. News of the injury was first reported out of Brazil by Combate. The UFC has confirmed the injury, only stating that they are working to secure a...

  • 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...