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  1. The complete list of the UFC's 200 greatest fighters of all-timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | BloodyElbow

    ... greatest UFC fighters of all-time." Before you get confused as to why someone like Mirko Cro Cop is ranked above Tim Sylvia when Cro Cop was a massive bust in the UFC, or why Fedor Emelianenko isn't here at all, here's a refresher on the criteria. ...

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  2. What to expect in days ahead for Fight Week 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the UFC's smallest division can't stand to be in the same room with one another at this point. 9. Andrei Arlovski-Tim Sylvia - A bitter heavyweight rivalry grew downright ugly when Sylvia allegedly began dating Arlovski's ex-girlfriend. 8. Tito ...

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  3. UFC: Frank Mir's Release is Best Move For HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cage Pages

    ... him with an inside shoulder lock in 46 seconds. He won his first heavyweight title in 2004 after he broke Tim Sylvia's arm during the fight. And of course, who can forget his wins over the returning Brock Lesnar (kneebar), Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic ...

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  4. Bellator 157 Headliner Satoshi Ishii Seeking American Fame with Win Over 'Rampage' JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Sherdog

    Satoshi Ishii has already fought some of the mixed martial arts' biggest names since making his professional debut more than six years ago. While wins over faded luminaries such as Tim Sylvia , Pedro Rizzo and Jeff Monson are nice, the Olympic judo gold medalist has come up short in his biggest tests, falling twice to Mirko Filipovic and once against Fedor Emelianenko , with all three losses coming via knockout or stoppage.

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  5. Full fight video: Fedor Emelianenko one-punch KOs Andrei Arlovski in AfflictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... Andrei Arlovski in the Affliction: Day of Reckoning main event. Fedor won the all-important WAMMA belt against Tim Sylvia in the Affliction: Banned PPV, while Arlovski had scored back-to-back wins over Ben Rothwell and Roy Nelson after he left the ...

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  6. New champ Michael Bisping ready to talk future after 'mother of all hangovers' clears upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... press conference. "I'm gonna ride the crest of this wave. I'm gonna have a few drinks. I'm not gonna do a Tim Sylvia and walk around with [the belt] on constantly, but I do envision the mother of all hangovers coming my way pretty soon." It's too ...

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  7. Andrei Arlovski vs. Josh Barnett headlines UFC Fight Night in HamburgRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... in the past. Arlovski has once been one of the most feared heavyweights on the planet. He has won the belt from Tim Sylvia in 2005, and after losing it again to Sylvia one year later, the Belarusian had mixed results and nearly faced retirement with ...

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  8. The UFC heavyweight curse: Fabricio Werdum loses his cool, and his beltRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... the belt, going all the way back to the first ever UFC champion, Mark Coleman. Randy Couture, Cain Velasquez, and Tim Sylvia all own more than two title wins, but all three were felled The longest single title run belongs to Cain Velasquez, who wore ...

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  9. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira to be inducted into UFC Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... Fedor Emelianenko and Josh Barnett . After defeating Barnett in a rematch, he moved over to the UFC and submitted Tim Sylvia for the interim UFC heavyweight championship in his second fight in the promotion. He lost it to Frank Mir in his next ...

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  10. Antonio Minotauro Nogueira Inducted into UFC Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... win the UFC Interim Heavyweight Title in his second fight with the promotion, with a guillotine victory against Tim Sylvia . Nogueira was then selected as a coach on The Ultimate Fighter : Season 8 against Frank Mir . Nogueira's team produced both ...

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  11. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira First Announced 2016 UFC Hall of Fame InducteeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | MMA Weekly

    ... Upon PRIDE being purchased by an affiliate of Zuffa, LLC in 2007, Nogueira continued his dominance by defeating Tim Sylvia at UFC 81 for the interim UFC heavyweight championship. Nogueira finished his career with an impressive 34-10-1 record, along ...

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  12. Boxer Floyd Mayweather Says Fight against MMA Champ Conor McGregor - Possible'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... arts. A washed up Ray Mercer won one for the sweet science by knocking out former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia in seconds. Former UFC light-heavyweight and heavyweight Randy Couture made former middleweight, super middleweight, and ...

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  13. Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor: Have fighters from different disciplines ever fought before?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... WBO heavyweight championship - but decided to try his hand at mixed martial arts towards the end of his career. Tim Sylvia was going to be no pushover, however. He was a two-time UFC heavyweight champion and fought against some of the greats like ...

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  14. UFC Rotterdam: Overeem vs. Arlovski DraftKings LineupsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... many times where we hear about Arlovski being emotionally charged for a fight. Last I can remember is during the Tim Sylvia days, with that era coming to a close when Arlovski soccer kicked Sylvia to oblivion, but was ruled a no contest in ...

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  15. Frank Mir Fails In-Competition USADA TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... finishes with 10. Mir's most notable victories were against Brock Lesnar , Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (twice), and Tim Sylvia to win the heavyweight belt. Frank Mir joins Gleison Tibau , Yoel Romero , Tim Means , Mirko Cro Cop , and Felipe Olivieri as ...

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  16. UFC Fight Night: Rothwell vs. Dos Santos - Idiot's Guide Preview to Timothy Johnson vs Marcin TyburaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... nor does anyone pretend otherwise. But he's persistent enough, and large enough to achieve something of a modest Tim Sylvia like success if he plays his cards (and fists) right. Tybura may well be more than 'something', but a 30 year old well ...

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  17. Frank Mir flagged for 'potential' USADA violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... a career that spans back to 2001. He has twice won the UFC heavyweight title, first with a 50-second victory over Tim Sylvia in 2004, then on an interim basis with a second-round knockout of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in 2008. Mir, 36, has struggled ...

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  18. UFC Zagreb: An Underdog About to Become the FavoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... heavyweight faced off with UFC level talent in Roy Nelson , Kryzstof Soszynski, Andrei Arlovski and Tim Sylvia before he himself made it to the Octagon. Rothwell's first step into the UFC waters would be a step into the deep-end, as he was ...

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  19. UFC Fight Night 85: Getting Over the Heavyweight HumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... is primarily a grappler. Half of Mir's wins are submission victories, and he has submitted top heavyweights like Tim Sylvia , Brock Lesnar and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira . Mir even used his submission skills to win the UFC heavyweight belt , and the ...

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  20. UFC Fight Night 86 Update: Two Injuries and More FightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... once in his fifteen fight career, and that came back in 2011. After defeating former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia in 2013, the UFC signed him to a contract. Magomedov has used his superior striking en route to victories in all three of his ...

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