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Completed MMA Bout

Johnny Santa Maria vs. Albert Tapia

Main Card | Flyweight · 125 lbs | MMA

Albert Tapia defeats Johnny Santa Maria via 3 Round Decision

Albert "Buenas Noches" Tapia
Johnny "Tsunami" Santa Maria

Tapia
Decision
Round 3

Albert Tapia Johnny Santa Maria

"Buenas Noches" "Tsunami"

3-5-0   Pro Record At Fight   3-3-0
Climbed to 4-5   Record After Fight   Fell to 3-4
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Plainview, Texas   Fighting out of   Santa Fe Springs, California
28 years, 7 months, 2 weeks, 3 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 8 months, 1 week, 2 days
126.0 lbs (57.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   125.4 lbs (56.9 kgs)
5'3" (160cm)   Height   5'5" (165cm)
64.0" (163cm)   Reach   65.0" (165cm)
10th Planet Jiu Jitsu Irvine (Jiu Jitsu)
Team Oyama (Primary)
  Gym   Reign MMA
Combate 8
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Combate 8
  • Date: Thursday 08.11.2016 at 09:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Mike Beltran
  • Venue: Exchange LA
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 5 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 125 lbs (56.7 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Ray Flores, Julianna Peña, Charles Digisco
  • Broadcast:
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Andrea Calle
  • Santa Maria Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Tapia Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Santa Maria vs. Tapia Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 91  
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