Ginasio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo Brazil, hosts UFC Fight Night 137, headlined by Thiago “Marreta” Santos against “Ya Boy” Eryk Anders.
The main event was originally scheduled to see Glover Teixeira vs Jimi Manuwa. Teixeira was forced to with draw and was replaced by Thiago Santos. Jimi Manuwa then due to a late injury was forced off the card and is replaced by Eryk Anders.
Santos was last in action at UFC 227, defeating Kevin Holland by unanimous decision. Anders is coming off a UFC Fight Night 135 knockout of Tim Williams.
FS1 MAIN CARD
205: Thiago Santos def. Eryk Anders by TKO (Ref stoppage) 5:00 R3
170: Alex Oliveira def. Carlo Pedersoli by KO (punches) 0:39 R1
205: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira def. Sam Alvey by TKO (left hook) 1:00 R2
142: Andre Ewell def. Renan Barao by (29-29, 28-29, 29-28) split decision
115: Randa Markos vs. Marina Rodriguez is scored a (29-28, 28-28, 28-28) majority decision
155: Charles Oliveira def. Christos Giagos by submission (rear naked choke) 3:22 R2
155: Francisco Trinaldo def. Evan Dunham by KO (left knee to body) 4:10 R2
205: Ryan Spann def. Luis Henrique by (30-27 x2, 29-28) unanimous decision
HW: Augusto Sakai def. Chase Sherman by TKO (ground & pound) 4:03 R3
Fight Pass Prelims
170: Sergio Moraes def. Ben Saunders by submission (arm-triangle choke) 4:42 R2