UFC 130 Results: 5 Fights That Would Prove Gleison Tibau Is No Gatekeeper

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UFC 130 Results: 5 Fights That Would Prove Gleison Tibau Is No Gatekeeper

Not only did Gleison Tibau pick up his ninth win this evening, defeating Rafaello Oliviera by submission on the preliminary undercard of UFC 130. He also earned a submission of the night bonus, winning $70,000.

Many consider Tibau (23-7) to be a gatekeeper, but the only losses of his UFC career have been to top fighters. He hasn't lost to any up-and-comers in the division, and he has defeated most and lost some very close decisions.

His appearance on a main card of a upcoming Fight Night event could be an appealing attraction if the opponent is right.

These are the five best options for the Brazilian lightweight fighter.

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