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Bantamweight Division

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Anderson dos Santos

Bantamweight Division

21-9-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


Wins by Decision

Anderson dos Santos

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Learn more about Anderson dos Santos' UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Not Fighting
Place of Birth
State of São Paulo, Brazil
Fighting style
Muay Thai
Octagon Debut
Nov. 17, 2018
Leg reach

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2011

  • Five wins by KO, 12 by submission (3 guillotine, 8 RNC, armbar)

  • Has won four of his last seven

  • 12 first round finishes


UFC History

UFC 265
(8/7/21) dos Santos was knocked out by Miles Johns at 1:16 of the third round

UFC on ESPN (11/28/20) Dos Santos submitted Martin Day via guillotine choke at 4:35 of the first round

UFC Fight Night (6/22/19) Dos Santos lost a three round unanimous decision to Andre Ewell

UFC Fight Night (11/17/18) Dos Santos lost a three round unanimous decision to Nad Narimani



When and why did you start training for fighting?
I've been passionate about martial arts since I was very young. I loved watching Mike Tyson knock guys out inside the ring.

What ranks and titles have you held? SFT bantamweight champion, Thunder FC bantamweight champion, Demolidor FC bantamweight champion, Talent Circuit bantamweight champion. BJJ black belt

Do you have any heroes? Yes, My father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting in the UFC is achieving a great dream that I've been working very hard for eight years to accomplish. It's glory and it's the highest level a fighter can get.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, I have a degree in Information Technology Management.

What was your job before you started fighting? Telecommunications technician.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Three-time amateur Muay Thai champion.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: I have many national titles in jiu-jitsu competitions.

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: Boxing