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UFC 239 Primer: Watch Thiago Santos Wreck Opponents in His “Top 5 Knockouts” Reel

The resume of Thiago Santos isn't short on stoppage wins, and recently the UFC shared out "Marreta's" top five knockouts, ahead of his bout with Jon Jones.

Thiago Santos is a huge underdog heading  into his fight Saturday with Jon Jones. But does that mean “Marreta” isn’t ridiculously dangerous? No, it doesn’t, as the video below demonstrates.

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Santos has been tapped for the championship main event at UFC 239, as a result of a four fight winning streak. During that run, the Brazilian has taken out light-heavyweight contenders like Jan Blachowicz and Jimmi Manuwa, and in doing so, Santos has moved his UFC record to 13-5.

You can watch the top five knockouts Santos has recorded in the Octagon to date, below.

Here is the line-up for UFC 239, which will take place in Las Vegas.

MAIN CARD (ESPN+ PPV)

UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Thiago Santos

UFC Female Bantamweight Championship
Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Holly Holm

Welterweight: Jorge Masvidal vs. Ben Askren

Light Heavyweight: Jan Blachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold

Welterweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Michael Chiesa

PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN)

Featherweight: Gilbert Melendez vs. Arnold Allen

Bantamweight: Marlon Vera vs. TBD

Strawweight: Claudia Gadelha vs. Randa Markos

Bantamweight: Alejandro Perez vs. Yadong Song

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass)

Middleweight: Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Jack Marshman

Welterweight: Ismail Naurdlev vs. Chance Rencountre

Female Bantamweight: Julia Avila vs. Pannie Kianzad

 

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