Thiago Tavares

Thiago Tavares
BornThiago de Mello Tavares[1]
(1984-11-08) November 8, 1984 (age 37)
Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
NationalityBrazilian
Height5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)[2]
Weight146 lb (66 kg; 10.4 st)
DivisionLightweight
Featherweight
Reach69 in (180 cm)
StanceOrthodox
Fighting out ofFlorianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
TeamTeam Tavares
Brazilian Top Team
Rank3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu[3]
Years active2003–2018, 2020–present
Mixed martial arts record
Total36
Wins24
By knockout4
By submission15
By decision5
Losses11
By knockout8
By decision3
Draws1
Other information
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

Thiago de Mello Tavares[1] (born November 8, 1984) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist and politician who most recently competed in the Lightweight division. An 18-fight veteran of the UFC, he has also fought in the Professional Fighters League and Cage Warriors. During his tenure with the UFC, he was awarded "Fight of the Night" honors four times.

  1. ^ a b Mixed martial arts show results Date: July 8, 2016
  2. ^ "Fight Card - UFC Fight Night Boetsch vs. Henderson". UFC.com. Retrieved June 5, 2014.
  3. ^ "Thiago Tavares visits Phuket Top Team". Archived from the original on May 25, 2015. Retrieved August 11, 2015.