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Johnny Walker responds to recent criticism from Jan Blachowicz: “I haven’t changed my style”

UFC light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker responds to recent criticism from Jan Blachowicz, saying that “I haven’t changed my style.” Walker fought Thiago Santos in October in a dull, five-round …read more

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Former UFC title challenger Thiago Santos set to return against Magomed Ankalaev on March 12

UFC light heavyweight contenders Thiago Santos and Magomed Ankalaev are set to battle in a UFC Fight Night main event on March 12. The news comes from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto …read more

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Thiago Santos To Return Against Magomed Ankalaev In March

The Hammer looks to swing once more, as Magomed Ankalaev vs Thiago Santos is being targeted for the spring.

Santos has had a tough go of it since taking Jon Jones …read more

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Thiago Santos vs. Magomed Ankalaev in the works for UFC main event on March 12

A matchup of light heavyweight contenders Thiago Santos and Magomed Ankalaev is expected to headline UFC Fight Night on March 12.
MMA Junkie verified with multiple people close to the situation …read more

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Thiago Santos vs. Magomed Ankalaev Targeted to Headline UFC Card on March 12

A light heavyweight showdown between Thiago Santos and Magomed Ankalaev is in the works to serve as the main event for an Ultimate Fighting Championship card on March 12. …read more

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Sources: UFC finalizing Santos-Ankalaev for March

The UFC is finalizing a light heavyweight fight between Thiago Santos (22-9) and Magomed Ankalaev (16-1) for March 12, according to sources. …read more

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Magomed Ankalaev vs. Thiago Santos in the works for March 12 UFC main event

Magomed Ankalaev | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Magomed Ankalaev’s next test is a one-time light heavyweight title challenger.
MMA Fighting’s Damon Martin and Guilherme Cruz …read more

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Thiago Santos hopes former rival Jon Jones comes back better than ever: “Jones is a legend of the sport”

UFC light heavyweight Thiago Santos hopes that former rival Jon Jones comes back better than ever, saying “Jones is a legend of the sport.” Santos and Jones met in the …read more

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Thiago Santos shares advice with Glover Teixeira on how to beat Jan Blachowicz at UFC 267

Thiago Santos shared advice with Glover Teixeira on how to beat UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz at Saturday’s UFC 267 event. Santos is a common opponent of both Blachowicz …read more

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Johnny Walker fires back at critics of Thiago Santos fight: “People that called it boring are the ones that sit on the couch to drink beer”

Johnny Walker fired back at critics of the Thiago Santos fight, saying his critics are the “ones that sit on the couch to drink beer.” Walker and Santos met earlier …read more

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Johnny Walker: Thiago Santos ‘beat up Jon Jones and couldn’t beat me up, so that shows my level’

Johnny Walker lost a decision to Thiago Santos in the main event of UFC Vegas 39. | Zuffa LLC

Johnny Walker is happy with his …read more

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Did SBG Ireland help or hurt Johnny Walker?

Johnny Walker lost to Thiago Santos at UFC Vegas 38 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Johnny Walker worked with John Kavanagh ahead of UFC …read more

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Mackenzie Dern promises Marina Rodriguez fight will be better than Johnny Walker vs. Thiago Santos

UFC women’s strawweight contender Mackenzie Dern promised the Marina Rodriguez fight will be better than Johnny Walker vs. Thiago Santos. Dern takes on Rodriguez in the five-round women’s 115lbs headliner …read more

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Johnny Walker was “scared as hell” against Thiago Santos at UFC Vegas 38, says coach

UFC light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker was “scared as hell” against Thiago Santos at UFC Vegas 38, says his opponent’s coach. In what was expected to be a slugfest between …read more

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UFC Fight Night 193 medical suspensions: Thiago Santos, Johnny Walker face 180-day terms

Although Thiago Santos and Johnny Walker didn’t deliver the barnburner fans expected, they are both looking at six months after UFC Fight Night 193.
Former title challenger Santos defeated Walker via …read more

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UFC Fight Night 193 Medical Suspensions: Santos, Walker Both Facing 6-Month Terms

While the UFC Fight Night 193 main event was short on action, both Thiago Santos and Johnny Walker are facing potentially lengthy medical suspensions following their light heavyweight bout. …read more

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UFC Vegas 38 medical suspensions: Thiago Santos, Johnny Walker potentially out until April

Johnny Walker and Thiago Santos | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Saturday’s UFC Vegas 38: Santos vs. Walker main event may have been light on …read more

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Prochazka Shoots Down Callout From Santos

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Longtime UFC light heavyweight title contender Thiago Santos snapped a three-fight losing streak by capturing a unanimous decision victory over …read more

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What’s next for Thiago Santos and Johnny Walker after UFC Vegas 38?

In the main event of UFC Vegas 38, top-10 light heavyweights collided as Thiago Santos was looking to return to the win column opposite Johnny Walker. Santos entered the fight …read more

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Jiri Prochazka responds to callout from UFC Vegas 38 winner Thiago Santos

Jiri Prochazka has responded to Thiago Santos suggesting that the two should meet in their next fight. Santos managed to get himself back in the win column last weekend as …read more

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UFC Vegas 38: Fights to make

Johnny Walker prior to his UFC Vegas 38 loss to Thiago Santos. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

All the best, most interesting, and unquestionably …read more

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Mick Maynard's Shoes: What's next for Thiago Santos after UFC Fight Night 193 win?

Thiago Santos secured one of the most important victories of his career Saturday when he brought his more than two-year winless stretch to an end.
Santos (22-9 MMA, 14-8 UFC) snapped …read more

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Thiago Santos Believes He’s Still Title Contender, Calls for Showdown against Jiri Prochazka

Over the past couple years, Thiago Santos has endured double knee surgeries and a three-bout losing streak, but the former light heavyweight title challenger believes he can be a contender …read more

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Thiago Santos issues statement following UFC Vegas 38 win over Johnny Walker

UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Santos issued a statement following his UFC Vegas 38 unanimous decision win over Johnny Walker. Santos and Walker surprisingly went the full five rounds in …read more

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Johnny Walker issues statement following UFC Vegas 38 loss to Thiago Santos

UFC light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker issued a statement following his UFC Vegas 38 unanimous decision loss to Thiago Santos. Walker and Santos met in the headliner of Saturday’s UFC …read more

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Thiago Santos hoped to use post-UFC Vegas 38 speech to rip ‘boring’ Aleksandar Rakic

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One-time UFC light heavyweight title challenger Thiago Santos would love it if UFC 267 backup Jiri Prochazka decided to fight …read more

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UFC Vegas 38: ‘Santos vs Walker’ | 6th Round Post-Fight Show

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Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this Saturday’s, October 2nd., ‘UFC Vegas 38: Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker’ event. …read more

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