Brian Stann TKO's Jorge Santiago in Round 2Posted on May 28, 2011, 08:40 PM by Anton Gurevich
All American Brian Stann added another impressive W to his record, this time defeating the Sengoku Middleweight Champion Jorge Santiago via TKO in Round 2. Stann controlled the action from the first seconds of the fight with strong kicks and well-timed boxing combinations. Santiago couldn't find his rhythm in the fight, as Stann continued to punish his opponent.
At the last minute of Round 2 Stann scored his second knock down in the fight, followed by 5-6 unanswered punches from the top. The referee Herb Dean had to stop the action, awarding Brian Stann the 11th victory of his MMA career.
Stann improves his MMA record to 11-3, and now moves one step closer to getting into the mix for a shot at the UFC Middleweight title. The fight against Santiago proved Brian Stann is a Top 10 185'er, and definitely a force to be reckoned with in the UFC Middleweight division.