“She’s an amazing athlete. I will not deny that, but everybody is a human being with two arms and two legs, so everybody is beatable,” commented the challenger. “Everybody has some flaws in their game, and I did see some flaw in her game.”
Santos, known for her aggressive style, is a product of the Chute Boxe academy in Brazil. She specializes in a relentless Muay Thai style of fighting. Coenen is comfortable on her feet and welcomes a stand-up battle with Santos.
“I’m from the Netherlands, so as you know, Thai Boxing is quite big over there. I think it’s very important for an MMA fighter to be well rounded,” said the Dutch mixed martial artist. “I think I’m well rounded and good enough to take the fight.”