Posts Tagged ‘Antonio Silva’
 
 
 
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Jake Heun on fighting for World Series of Fighting: “I”m a prizefighter and green money spends everywhere”

Before World Series of Fighting light heavyweight Jake Heun and I even get on the phone, I can tell it’s going to be a fun interview. I send him a message on Facebook about a week before our scheduled interview to touch base,...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 51: Bigfoot Silva vs. Andrei Arlovski Review

Maybe you skipped UFC Fight Night 51 and, instead, hiked in a state park or picked apples with a loved one or found twenty minutes in your day to do some contemplative meditation. You know, good for you; that’s a great wa...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 51: Bigfoot Silva vs. Andrei Arlovski Preview

For the second time in a row, a rematch of a fight that originally took place outside the UFC will headline a Fight Night event. Last week, Ronald “Jacare” Souza got his revenge on Gegard Mousasi. This Saturday, Andrei Arlo...
 

 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 40: Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva Preview

The UFC returns from a two-week break with a Fight Night show from Cincinnati, Ohio, headlined by Matt Brown and Erick Silva. It’s a testament to the pace of the schedule that two weeks feels like a long time to go withou...
 
 
MTC Fights
 
Rian Gittman (left) has been with American Top Team for more than a decade and has been involved with local promotion for almost as long.
Rian Gittman (left) has been with American Top Team for more than a decade and has been involved with local promotion for almost as long.
Rian Gittman (left) has been with American Top Team for more than a decade and has been involved with local promotion for almost as long.

Rian Gittman Focuses on Faith and Fighting with “MTC: In the Beginning”

Seemingly disparate subjects on the surface, religion and physical combat are far from strangers. In mixed martial arts specifically, Christianity’s presence was arguably forever cemented when Kimo Leopoldo made his now-famou...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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Untethered Mail Bag for January 2014

It’s been a while since I’ve done a mail bag. It’s hard gathering material because I have to spam Twitter and ask for questions and I’m worried that people think it’s an underhanded ploy to get oth...
 

 
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The Perils of a Unified Talent Pool, Part 2

(An ongoing series to be continued as events dictate.) Well, that didn’t take long. A mere eight days after creating this trope in a somewhat half-assed effort to ensure future material during the inevitable doldrums of t...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 33 Review

We jokingly called for five rounds. Heavyweight fighting typically goes something like this: someone gets knocked out or submitted in round one; otherwise, a full three rounds of desperation haymakers and cartoonish iron lung b...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 33 Preview

It’s 2013, and Mark Hunt is headlining a UFC show against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. OK, so it’s a Fight Night. And, OK, it’s in Hunt’s home country of Australia. And – fucking – OK! Hunt’s a...