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  1. UFC 192: Ruslan Magomedov, Shawn Jordan Clash Looms As Potentially Explosive Striking DuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Rant MMA

    ... done. He has an impressive 13-1 career record. "Leopard" owns notable career victories over former UFC champions Tim Sylvia and Ricco Rodriguez and has produced six finishes by knockout or submission. The American Kickboxing Academy product may not ...


  2. MMA Great Fedor Emelianenko's Comeback Set For New Year's Eve Show In JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | Rant MMA

    ... years and owns notable victories over Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira , Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic, Andrei Arlovski and Tim Sylvia . His era of invincibility was dashed in 2010 when he was submitted by current UFC champion Fabricio Werdum . That stunning ...


  3. 'Bitter' Tim Sylvia: UFC shortchanged me, refused to let me fight Brock LesnarRead the original story

    Friday Sep 11 | MMA Mania

    The UFC president is a colorful personality, capable of Twitter tirades and fighting members of his own roster . Throughout his decade-plus reign as head honcho, White has seen good relationships with fighters seemingly fall by the wayside, while also cutting ties with several big names .


  4. Tim Syliva on Brock Lesnar affecting his UFC exit and 'f***ing d**k' Dana WhiteRead the original story

    Friday Sep 11 | BloodyElbow

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia looked back on his UFC exit and why he was never able to return to the promotion. Back in 2008, the UFC underwent a significant shift in its heavyweight roster.


  5. Tim Sylvia Blasts Dana White, Recalls Potential Brock Lesnar BoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | BleacherReport

    But the retired 41-year-old still has some strong opinions about the way his UFC career ended, and he aired those feelings Wednesday on Perhaps not surprisingly, Sylvia saved his choicest words for UFC President Dana White, who he maintains blackballed him after he left the UFC to fight for the rival Affliction promotion: You know Dana White. He's just a f--king d--k.


  6. Top 10 Heavyweights of All Time: An objective ranking.Read the original story

    Monday Sep 7 | BloodyElbow

    ... and each title defense is worth 10 plus the number of the title defense in that fight. For example, Randy beating Tim Sylvia to win the title is worth ten points. His title defense against Gonzaga was his first one so it's 10 + 1 = 11 points. In ...


  7. UFC 191: Should Frank Mir Get A Title Shot With A Win?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... of Arlovski would represent a fight that should have taken place 10 years ago. In 2004, Mir beat then-champion Tim Sylvia, snapping his arm in two. Suddenly, the new champion was sidelined by a motorcycle accident that broke his femur, and he was ...


  8. Frank Mir, Andrei Arlovski, and the match a decade in the makingRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... is a big deal." Mir seemed unstoppable in his first heyday, racking up submissions and winning and snapping Tim Sylvia's arm to win the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 48 in one of the first iconic moments of the Zuffa era. Then an infamous motorcycle ...


  9. Andrei Arlovski Faces a More Dangerous Frank Mir at UFC 191 Than He Would Have a Decade AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    The UFC heavyweight division has seen champions and contenders come and go. Some have disappeared from the sport like Tim Sylvia and Brock Lesnar , while others, who were previously written off, have reemerged.


  10. A decade of ups and downs later, former UFC heavyweight champions...Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... for almost two years. The division moved on in a different direction as Mir recuperated, while Arlovski defeated Tim Sylvia for the interim title. The UFC planned to book a title-unification bout in August of 2005, but Mir's recovery would keep him ...


  11. Brandon Vera Set to Fight Chi Lewis Parry for ONE Championship Heavyweight TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... eight-year stretch in the UFC in which he took on some of the organization's biggest names including Frank Mir , Tim Sylvia, Fabricio Werdum , Randy Couture, Jon Jones and Mauricio Rua. The 37-year-old signed for ONE Championship last year and made ...


  12. Frank Mir vs. Tim Sylvia full fight videoRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Watch Frank Mir vs. Tim Sylvia full fight video to see Mir's win over Sylvia for the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 48. Mir, who will square off against Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191, broke Sylvia's arm in multiple places in the victory.


  13. UFC 191 free fight video: Frank Mir vs. Tim Sylvia at UFC 48Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Remember when Frank Mir broke Tim Sylvia's arm all those years ago? Maybe the UFC free fight video can help you jog your memory. UFC 191 : Johnson vs. Dodson 2 is just two weeks away, and in the co-main event is an absolutely crucial heavyweight fight between Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir .


  14. Video: Watch Frank Mir break Tim Sylvia's arm at UFC 48Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2015 | MMA Mania

    The jiu-jitsu ace dismantled the heavyweight giant's arm in just 50 seconds at the UFC 48 pay-per-view event, picking up the 265-pound strap in the process. Mir's title reign would be short-lived, however... we know how that story goes .


  15. Cain Velasquez Receives Immediate Rematch Against Fabricio Werdum, Because UFC Title Shots, Amiright?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Cage Potato

    ... shouldn't have earned one following a 1-1 stint in the organization, or that Andrei Arlovski 's opponents ( Tim Sylvia aside) were little more than fall men brought in to, well, fall, but not nowadays! Nowadays, title shots must be earned , which is ...


  16. Morning Report: Andrei Arlovski begging Dana White for chance to 'f**k up' Fedor EmelianenkoRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... years ago, but a motorcycle accident forced the champ to withdraw. Arlovski scored a first-round submission over Tim Sylvia at UFC 51 in February 2005 to become the interim heavyweight champion. Mir was slated to return to finally face Arlovski ...


  17. Tweet of the Day: Bitter UFC rivals Andrei Arlovski and Tim Sylvia 'now friends'Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Tim Sylvia and Andrei Arlvoski fought each other 4 times in their career, including a trilogy in the UFC that had the heavyweight championship switching hands between them. At one point, the rivalry became so personal it even involved a girlfriend that allegedly went from Arlovski to Sylvia.


  18. Randy Couture admits to getting the 'itch,' says he 'doesn't know'...Read the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... out of retirement after four years of working on all the other stuff in my life, I don't know." After defeating Tim Sylvia and Gabriel Gonzaga to win and then defend the UFC Heavyweight title in 2007, Couture planned to clash with Fedor, following ...


  19. Frank Mir Credits Hard Boxing Sparring for Ability to Survive Slugfest with Todd DuffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Sherdog

    Frank Mir made his name in the UFC as a ground specialist, thanks in large part to bone-snapping submissions against the likes of Tim Sylvia and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira earlier in his career. All told, the former heavyweight champion owns eight submission victories in the Octagon, an impressive array of limbs that also includes Cheick Kongo , Tank Abbott and Brock Lesnar .


  20. Donald Cerrone fights so much to pay off his taxes, claims UFC title 'means nothing'Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | MMA Mania

    There are some like former Ultimate Fighting Championship Heavyweight champion, Tim Sylvia, who couldn't go anywhere without his belt . After all, reaching the pinnacle of mixed martial arts is hard work.