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Completed MMA Bout

Jefferson Santos vs. Rafael Celestino

Co-Main Event | NPF Middleweight Championship | 185 lbs

Rafael Celestino defeats Jefferson Santos via 3 Round Decision

Rafael "The Universal Soldier" Celestino
Jefferson "Jeff" Santos

Celestino
Decision
Round 3

Rafael Celestino Jefferson Santos

"The Universal Soldier" "Jeff"

7-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   10-7-1
Climbed to 8-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 10-8
Champion   Title   Interim Champion
Br Brazil   Nationality   Br Brazil
Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil   Fighting out of   Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
39 years, 7 months, 2 weeks, 2 days   Age at Fight   28 years, 11 months, 1 week, 6 days
6'2" (188cm)   Height   6'0" (183cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   N/A
Fibra Fight Team   Gym   Fefel Team
NP Fight 13
  • Bout Information
  • Event: NP Fight 13
  • Date: Saturday 09.07.2019 at 07:00 PM ET
  • Referee:
  • Venue: Ginásio do Setor Sudoeste
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Goiania, Goias, Brazil
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 8 of 9)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 185 lbs (84.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast: N/A
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Santos Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Celestino Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: NPF Middleweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Celestino
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Santos vs. Celestino Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 22  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Celestino
82%
Santos
18%
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