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Paulo Thiago Tries To Snap Out Of Funk In May In Brazil

Paulo Thiago Tries To Snap Out Of Funk In May In Brazil

Paulo Thiago will fight for the third time in his native country of Brazil, squaring off with Gasan Umalatov at UFC Fight Night: Sonnen vs. Wanderlei in May.

Set for Sao Paulo on May 31, the card will feature Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva in the main event. So far, Thiago-Umalatov is the only other bout announced.

Thiago (15-6) is 5-6 in his Octagon career, but just 2-5 in his last seven. He was recently finished by Brandon Thatch.

Umalatov (14-3-1) lost his UFC debut to Neil Magny, snapping a strong 8-1 run while fighting in Russia.

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