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24-11-1

Thiago Tavares

Thiago Tavares

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Fighter Details

  • Given Name: Thiago De Mello Tavares
  • Pro MMA Record: 24-11-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 1984-11-08 | Date of Birth: 1984.11.08
  • Last Fight: May 03, 2021 in RCC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 156.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Ataque Duplo
  • Height: 5'7" (171cm) | Reach: 70.0" (178cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $534,000 USD
  • Born: Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Fighting out of: Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

  • US West

    US West

    updated Sat Jul 31 08:32:29 2021
    #8
    Thiago Tavares is the 8th ranked of 231 active US West Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Featherweight (10th)
  • United States

    United States

    updated Sun Aug 1 02:13:07 2021
    #30
    Thiago Tavares is the 30th ranked of 1016 active United States Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Featherweight (21st)
  • California

    California

    updated Sun Aug 1 09:20:23 2021
    #5
    Thiago Tavares is the 5th ranked of 129 active California Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Featherweight (6th)
  • Brazil

    Brazil

    updated Sun Aug 1 00:37:31 2021
    #35
    Thiago Tavares is the 35th ranked of 726 active Brazil Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Featherweight (26th)

Wiki

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Thiago Tavares began training Judo when he was only 5 years old and began his Jiu Jitsu training at 9 years old. Tavares is now a black belt in Jiu Jitsu. He began his MMA career in 2003 winning ten straight fights winning multiple titles in Brazil organizations. After the win streak he was signed to the UFC. He has had an up and down career for the promotion but holds notable wins over Manny Gamburyan, Michihiro Omigawa, Spencer Fisher, Sam Stout, and Justin Salas.

Tavares picked up his most recent win at UFC Fight Night 47 with a Performance of the Night win over Robbie Peralta. He was able to sink in a Rear Naked Choke in the very first round to win his second straight fight.

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