#11 Tai “Bam Bam” Tuivasa | 10-0 | 6’2 264 lbs. | Age 25 | Reach 75” | Southpaw Stance |
Fighting out of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Tai “Bam Bam” Tuivasa is taking the Heavyweight Division by storm. Undefeated at 10-0, Tuivasa has done nothing but increase the hype since stepping into the octagon, going 3-0 with two first round KO’s.
He most recently took on Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski at UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero in June of 2018, winning by unanimous decision. it was the young prospect’s toughest test to date and he looked great in the process, outboxing Arlovski and scoring a knockdown in a closely contested bout.
Now ranked #11 at 265, “Bam Bam” can cement a title contendership with a win this Saturday, 12/1, against Junior dos Santos at UFC Fight Night 142. Tuivasa versus dos Santos is the main event and will surely bring some fireworks. Get that popcorn ready because it all goes down at 7 PM ET on FS1!