September 5, 2011 Leave a comment
Brazil Series ~ Volume twenty nine. Thales Leites
Brazilian Middleweight contender Thales Leites 19-4-0 is a veteran of Shooto Brazil, Jungle Fight, MFC and the UFC. A Nova Uniao black belt, Leites gained attention in the middleweight division with big wins over Jason Guida, Ronald Jhun and Jose Pele Landi before joining the big leagues of the UFC, where he went 5-1 to earn himself a title shot at champion Anderson Silva in 2009. Since leaving the UFC, Thales has gone 5-1 adding the Superior Challenge MW title to his credit, with a win over UFC veteran Jeremy Horn. With solid boxing and superb ground game he is one of the top fighters in the division.
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