Michael
Santiago

  • Age:
    31
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    145
  • Fighting Out Of:
    IL

Stats

W-L-D
22-14-0
(T)KO
7-3
SUB
11-9
  • Age:
    31
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    145
  • Fighting Out Of:
    IL

Stats

W-L-D
22-14-0
(T)KO
7-3
SUB
11-9

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    2

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    01:08
  • Fastest KO:
    02:07
  • Fastest SUB:
    01:08

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    81.8%
  • Finished Rate:
    85.7%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    18.2%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    14.3%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    31.8%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    21.4%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    50%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    64.3%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    22-14-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    10 years, 3 months, 0 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    44
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    3.5
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 11 month, 21 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    11 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    06:00
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1.3
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    06:16

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
07/31/2020
Loss
22-13-0
Bruno Azeredo
(11-6-0)

Submission (Choke)
Abu Dhabi Warriors Fighting Championship 12
2 02:10
NSF
11/16/2019
Loss
22-12-0
Timur Nagibin
(10-5-0)

TKO/RSC (Injury)
Russian Cagefighting Championship - Intro 6
2 05:00
05/30/2019
Win
21-12-0
Alonzo Martinez
(45-19-1)
Lightweight
158.2 vs 163.2
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
FFC 37
2 03:22
06/09/2018
Loss
21-11-0
Dan Ige
(8-2-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 146
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 225: WHITTAKER vs. ROMERO 2
1 00:50
01/14/2018
Loss
21-10-0
Mads Burnell
(6-2-0)
Featherweight
146 vs 150
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 71: Stephens vs. Choi
3 05:00
09/02/2017
Loss
21-9-0
Zabit Magomedsharipov
(12-2-0)
Featherweight
145 vs 146
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: VOLKOV vs. STRUVE
2 04:22
08/22/2017
Win
20-9-0
Mark Cherico
(11-1-0)
Featherweight
146 vs 146
KO
DWTNCS #7
1 02:59
04/15/2017
Win
19-9-0
Nick Wayne
(2-4-0)
Lightweight
153 vs 155
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
HFC 33
1 02:07
11/05/2016
Win
18-9-0
Bill Kamery
(13-5-0)

145 vs 144
Submission (Arm Bar)
HFC 31
1 02:34
06/17/2016
Win
17-9-0
Luis Saldana
(10-4-0)

153 vs 146
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Resurrection Fighting Alliance 39 (RFA 39)
3 02:27
03/04/2016
Win
16-9-0
Lester Caslow
(15-9-0)
Featherweight
145.7 vs 145
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ring Of Combat 54
1 03:40
08/15/2015
Win
15-9-0
Jose Pacheco
(7-7-1)
Lightweight
154 vs 154
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
XFO-56 Outdoor War-11
1 04:29
06/05/2015
Win
14-9-0
Mervin Rodriguez
(8-9-1)
Featherweight
145.2 vs 146
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ring Of Combat 51
3 05:00
04/25/2015
Win
13-9-0
Shelby Graham
(5-10-0)
Lightweight
152 vs 156.5
Submission (Arm Bar)
XFO-55
1 02:47
01/23/2015
Win
12-9-0
Kenny Foster
(11-8-0)
Featherweight
147 vs 146
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Ring Of Combat 50
1 01:33
10/11/2014
Win
11-9-0
Eric Calderon
(4-3-0)
Lightweight
152.5 vs 153.5
Submission (Arm Bar)
APFC 17 - Chicago CageFighting Championship Sponsors
1 03:37
08/09/2014
Win
10-9-0
Gustavo Rodriguez
(3-10-0)
Lightweight
152 vs 150.5
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
XFO-52 Outdoor War-10
1 01:08
01/24/2014
Loss
10-8-0
Frankie Perez
(7-0-0)
Lightweight
155.7 vs 155
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ring of Combat 47
1 01:56
08/17/2013
Loss
10-7-0
Mike Medrano
(10-10-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 155.5
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Cage Fury Fighting Championships 26
1 00:31
06/14/2013
Loss
10-6-0
Phillipe Nover
(8-5-0)
Lightweight
153.5 vs 153.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ring of Combat XLV
3 05:00
04/06/2013
Win
9-6-0
Terry House, Jr.
(5-4-0)
Featherweight
146 vs 146
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
HFC 15
2 02:54
12/01/2012
Win
8-6-0
Dustin Phillips
(13-6-0)
Lightweight
150.5 vs 150.5
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
MMA Xtreme Showdown
1 03:20
09/14/2012
Loss
8-5-0
Deividas Taurosevicus
(14-5-0)
Featherweight
144.5 vs 144.5
Submission (Arm Bar)
Ring of Combat XLII
2 03:50
06/02/2012
Win
7-5-0
Omar Vega
(3-1-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC
Maxx FC: Raise of Legends 2
1 02:51
04/13/2012
Loss
7-4-0
Tory Bogguess
(12-8-0)
Lightweight
151 vs 150
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
XFO 43
1 00:32
NSF
03/17/2012
Win
6-4-0
Patrick Murphy
(0-2-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC
Xtreme Gladiator Challenge 03/17/12
1 02:14
01/22/2012
Win
5-4-0
Andrew Osborne
(2-1-0)
Welterweight
163 vs 163
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Pure MMA LLC The Beginning
1 03:38
10/15/2011
Loss
5-3-0
Josh Shockley
(6-1-0)
Lightweight
160 vs 160
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Chicago Cagefighting Championship IV
1 02:18
07/29/2011
Loss
5-2-0
Brendan Weafer
(5-3-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.2
Submission (Triangle Choke)
XFE 8
1 01:16
05/06/2011
Win
4-2-0
Zach Underwood
(8-3-0)
Lightweight
160 vs 160
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
North American Fighting Championship: Mayhem
3 05:00
03/05/2011
Loss
4-1-0
Eric Kriegermeier
(2-1-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Chicago Cagefighting Championship III
2 03:48
01/14/2011
Win
3-1-0
Jeffery Green
(1-3-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
HFC 6: New Years Nemesis
1 02:37
11/24/2010
Win
2-1-0
Ramon Barber
(2-3-0)
Lightweight
154 vs 154
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ruckus IV
1 04:01
08/14/2010
Loss
2-0-0
Donavon Winters
(3-1-0)
Lightweight
159 vs 156
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
XFO 36: Outdoor War 6
2 01:12
06/05/2010
Win
1-0-0
Jake Murphy
(0-0-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.5
Decision (Split Decision)
XFO-35
3 05:00
04/30/2010
Win
0-0-0
Brian VanHoven
(5-0-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Baltimore Pro MMA: Cage Time
3 05:00

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:05
  • Fastest KO:
    00:05
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    75%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    25%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    75%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    100%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    4-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    0 years, 10 months, 10 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    7.8
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    6
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 4 month, 17 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    29 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.7
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    05:07
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    03:00

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
09/12/2009
Loss
4-0-0
Ryan Storey
(2-1-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Genesis 9/12/2009
1 03:00
NSF
04/26/2009
Win
3-0-0
Ryan Storey
(1-0-0)

KO
Fight Card Entertainment: Vendetta 2009
1 00:05
NSF
03/21/2009
Win
2-0-0
Israel Figueroa
(0-0-0)
Welterweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
PrimetimeFC : Blood Lust
2 01:28
NSF
12/01/2008
Win
1-0-0
Brandon Harrison
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Fight Card Entertainment: Domination 2008
3 00:58
NSF
11/01/2008
Win
0-0-0
Richard R. Bieniek
(0-0-0)
Lightweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Fight Card Entertainment 11/01/08
3 03:00

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class