Jon Jones Versus Thiago Santos Was A Very Close Match, Check Official Scorecard!
Jon Jones remained UFC 205-pound champ after a very close split decision win over Thiago “Marreta” Santos in the main event of UFC 239 PPV (pay-per-view) event, which went down last night (Saturday, July 6, 2019) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Despite Thiago Santos was hurt badly, he really gave the reigning defending undisputed champ a hard time. The Brazilian challenger landed a lot of strong low kicks and even punched Jones to the head hard on a few occasions. Look at the official scorecards below!
— Heidi Fang (@HeidiFang) July 7, 2019
Mike Bell and Derek Cleary scored this contest in the favor of Jon Jones, while the third judge gave advantage to the Brazilian challenger. It was a very close contest. Thiago fought until the end, and he deserves all the respect.
Please share your thoughts on official scorecard. Do you agree or not?