Jan Blachowicz vs. Thiago Santos to Main Event UFC Prague

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Photo Credit: Esther Lin/MMA Fighting

Jan Blachowicz vs. Thiago Santos is set to main event UFC Prague on February 23.

Blachowicz (23-7) is currently riding a four-fight win streak, most recently defeating Nikita Krylov via second-round submission in September. He holds notable Octagon wins over Krylov, Ilir Latifi, Jared Cannonier, and Jimi Manuwa since joining the UFC in 2014.

Santos (20-6) is riding a three-fight win streak, most recently defeating Jimi Manuwa via second-round knockout at UFC 231 earlier this month. “Marreta” made five Octagon appearances in 2018, which included victories over Manuwa, Anthony Smith, Kevin Holland, and Eryk Anders. His sole loss this year was to David Branch via first-round KO back in April.

Source: https://twitter.com/ufc/status/1076197245496844289

MMA NewsStephen Jensen