Two fighters in need of a win will clash in October at UFC Fight Night 30 when Alessio Sakara takes on Tom Watson.
Watch the video highlights of Thales Leite's victory over Tom "Kong" Watson at UFC 163.
Check out the video highlights as Thales Leites fought and bloodied Tom Watson at UFC 163 on the pay-per-view min card.
Having toiled elsewhere for the past four years, Thales Leites returned home on Saturday at UFC 163 in Rio de Janeiro, dominating Tom Watson en route to a unanimous decision victory.
RIO DE JANEIRO – It took Thales Leites about four years to get back to the UFC, but a successful return was sealed up about 30 seconds in against Tom Watson.
UFC middleweight Tom Watson may not be a household name or ranked fighter, but that doesn't mean his aspirations fall short of earning a world championship.
MMAjunkie.com Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with UFC 163 fighters Thales Leites, Vinny Magalhaes, Ian McCall, Anthony Perosh, Tom Watson and Bristol Marunde.
MMAjunkie.com Radio returns Friday night for a special UFC 162 primetime edition of the show featuring UFC site coordinator Burt Watson and comedian Joey Diaz – and maybe some surprise guest...
UFC 163 Play-by-Play: Thales Leites vs. Tom Watson
Light heavyweights Vinny Magalhaes and Anthony Perosh will lock horns Aug. 3 at UFC 163, as will middleweights Thales Leites and Tom Watson.