Thiago Santos vs Glover Teixeira was meant to have headlined UFC Las Vegas 10 this weekend. It was pushed again to October 3rd, nonetheless, immediately after Glover Teixeira analyzed positive for COVID-19. According to a recent report from Combate, the battle has been scrapped as Thiago Santos has now also analyzed optimistic for COVID-19 as properly.
It is not but regarded if the UFC is looking for a alternative battle for Teixeira on the October 3rd card.
The #2 ranked Thiago Santos hasn’t fought considering the fact that dropping a break up-selection to Jon Jones at UFC 239 on July 6th, 2019. Prior to his title struggle with Jones, Santos experienced rattled off wins above Jan Blachowicz, Jimi Manuwa, Eryk Anders, and Kevin Holland.
As for Teixeira, he at this time sits at #4 in the UFC gentle heavyweight division. He’s on a 4-combat winning streak courting back again to early 2019. Teixeira has defeated Karl Roberson, Ion Cutelaba, Nikita Kyrlov, and Anthony Smith in the course of his successful streak.
UFC’s card on Oct 3rd will be headlined by Holly Holm vs Irene Aldana. Also scheduled for the function is Charles Jourdain vs Josh Culibao and Tom Breese vs Roman Kopylov.