UFC Vegas 59 is headlined by a light heavyweight clash between former UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Santos and a relative newcomer in the promotion, American Jamahal Hill. While Brazilian Thiago Santos has lost four of his last five fights, Hill is on a roll with two knockouts in his last two fights. UFC Vegas 59 holds at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, USA.Bet on Thiago Santos vs Jamahal Hill with 1xBet
Location: UFC Apex in Las Vegas
Date: 07.08.2022, 08:00
Where to watch: ESPN+
Veteran Thiago Santos is number 6 in UFC light heavyweight rankings. Turning pro in 2020, he joined the promotion in 2013 via The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2. Originally competing in the UFC as a Middleweight, Santos moved up to light heavyweight in 2018 and seemed to have gained more success in the 205 pounds division. After a 3-match winning streak, he challenged Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight championship losing by split decision. Since the loss, Santos has won only once, a victory against Johnny Walker last October.
Thiago Santos, Tale of the Tape
- Age: 38
- Height: 6’ 2”
- Weight: 205 lbs
- Reach: 76”
- Total fights: 32
- Record: 22-10-0
American mixed martial artist Jamahal Hill joined the UFO in 202 from the Knockout promotion, where he garnered a stellar record of 5-0. In his fledgling career of six UFC fights, “Sweet Dreams” has lost to Paul Craig, endured a six-month suspension for testing positive for Marijuana, and earned a couple of Performance of the Night awards. Last February, the 31-year-old defeated Johnny Walker via first-round knockout. He is number 10 in the UFC light heavyweight rankings.
Jamahal Hill, Tale of the Tape
- Age: 31
- Height: 6’ 4”
- Weight: 205 lbs
- Reach: 79”
- Total fights: 12
- Record: 10-1-1
Thiago Santos is the underdog in this match, with winning odds of 3.25 odds assigned to him on Bet365.
Jamahal Hill is the overwhelming favorite at 1.36 on 1xbet.
Round 3 to start, No at 1.85 odds on 22Bet.