Leonardo
Santos
12-4-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 12-4-1
Summary: Jiu-Jitsu specialist, good cardio, excellent submissions

Fighter Info

From: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Fights Out Of: Campos, Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 34
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
119
40% Successful
48
Types of Successful Strikes
0
48
85% Standing
41
4
3
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
12
8% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
2
0
Takedown Defense
83
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Leonardo Santos
UFC Fight Night: Brasilia
Sep 13, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Lukasz Sajewski -- -- -- --
Draw
Leonardo Santos Mar 23, 2014
26 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Majority
Norman Parke 37 0 0 0
William Macario Jun 8, 2013
35 2 0 0 R2 Submission
Leonardo Santos 22 1 1 2

Biography

TRAINING: Training is very hard, with much to do. I’m building strategy for the fight and training a little more.


When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2006. At this time I was already the number one lightweight in jiu-jitsu and I was looking for new challenges.


What ranks and titles have you held? 7x Jiu-Jitsu World Champion, black belt in BJJ, TUF Brazil 2 winner


Do you have any heroes? My Father


What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A new life


Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, but I just studied for one year.


What was your job before you started fighting? Teaching Jiu-Jitsu


Favorite grappling technique: Arm lock


Favorite striking technique: Knee

•    Pro since 2002

•    Lost pro debut to Takanori Gomi via majority decision in Shooto

•    Eight wins by submission, one by KO

•    Nine first round finishes

•    Last pre-TUF win was 75 second submission of UFC vet Mark Holst

Career

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