UFC Fight Night 105 takes place at the Scotiabank Centre, in
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, on Feb. 19. Dos Santos and Struve
first squared off at UFC 95 on Feb. 21, 2009, with “Cigano” winning
via technical knockout 54 seconds into the opening stanza.
A former UFC heavyweight champion, Dos Santos has alternated wins
and losses in his last six outings. Most recently, the Brazilian
outpointed Ben Rothwell
in the UFC Fight Night 86 headliner on April 10. The 32-year-old
owns wins over the likes of Cain
Miocic, Mark Hunt,
Mir and Shane
Carwin during his promotional tenure.
Struve, meanwhile, has won three of his last four Octagon
appearances. “Skyscraper” went 2-0 in 2016, posting finishes
Omielanczuk and Antonio
Silva. The Netherlands native is 12-6 since debuting in the UFC
against dos Santos in 2009.