Three years ago, Thiago Santos fought for the UFC light heavyweight title, giving Jon Jones everything he could in a fight that the champion won by split decision. At the time, Jamahal Hill had only five fights in his professional career and had yet to reach the UFC.

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On Saturday night, the title contender and relative newcomer on the rise face off in the main event of UFC Fight Night at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Fights air on Sportzshala and air on Sportzshala+, with the main card at 10:00 pm ET preceded by preliminary matches at 7:00 pm.

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For Santos (22-10), the loss to Jones started a skid that saw the 38-year-old Brazilian lose four of his last five fights. However, Santos is #9 on Sportzshala’s light heavyweight rankings.

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Hill (10-1, 1 NC) is yet to be ranked by Sportzshala but is on his way. The 31-year-old from Grand Rapids, Michigan, has lost just one of his six fights since joining the promotion in 2020.

Saturday’s fight card also includes the two finals of The Ultimate Fighter’s 30th season: Zach Pauga vs. Mohammed Usman at heavyweight and Brogan Walker-Sanchez vs. Juliana Miller at women’s flyweight.


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Saturday UFC Fight Card

Sportzshala/Sportzshala+, 22:00 ET

Light Heavyweight: Thiago Santos vs. Jamahal Hill
Welterweight: Vicente Luque vs. Jeff Neal
Heavyweight: Zach Pauga vs. Mohammed Usman
Women’s Flyweight: Brogan Walker vs. Juliana Miller
Heavyweight: Augusto Sakai vs. Sergey Spivak
Women’s Flyweight: Ariana Lipsky vs. Priscila Cachoeira
Sportzshala/Sportzshala+, 19:00 ET

Middleweight: Sam Alvey vs. Michal Olekseichuk
Lightweight: Terrence McKinney vs. Eric Gonzalez
Welterweight: Takashi Sato vs. Brian Battle
Welterweight: Jason Witt vs. Josh Quinlan
Minimum Weight: Miranda Granger vs. Corey McKenna
Women’s Bantamweight: Maira Bueno Silva vs. Stephanie Egger


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