Tags » Thiago Alves

Thiago Alves Announces Drop to Lightweight

Thiago Alves Announces Drop to Lightweight after losing to Carlos Condit. Will he be successful in his new weight class? 224 more words

MMA

Joe Silva's Shoes: What's next for UFC 189's losing fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Joe Silva’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 189’s winners?)

Defeats are rarely easy for fighters to accept. For UFC 189’s losing competitors, however, they can take solace in the fact they helped contribute to what many have called the best pay-per-view card in history on Saturday at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena. 906 more words

News

The Keyboard Kimura podcast on Condit's Bloody Return

In the wake of Carlos Condit’s brutally bloody return to the Octagon in last weekend’s UFC Fight Night win over Thiago Alves, Spencer Kyte and Paul Chapman discuss where Condit fits in a division that also boasts Robbie Lawler, Rory MacDonald, Jonny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley. 80 more words

Keyboard Kimura

Condit vs Alves: Defining Mixed Martial Arts

On Saturday May 3oth, Carlos Condit and Thiago Alves went to war inside the UFC’s Octagon. The main event from Goiania, Brazil was scheduled for five rounds, but only required two, before Condit was crowned winner. 346 more words

OPINIONS

The Return of the Natural Born Killer

       After a lengthy layoff, the former interim welterweight champion, Carlos Condit, made his return in devastating fashion. After tearing his ACL in a loss to Tyron Woodley back on March 15 of 2014, Condit would have to take some time off to recover; this time off, evidently, had no affect on the Natural Born Killer. 233 more words

Carlos Condit

Bloody Night in Brazil (UFC Fight Night 67 Review)

Heading into UFC Fight Night 67 there were a number of fighters just trying to prove something when they got the chance.

After all that is the purpose of getting a shot in the main card as fighters are always trying to prove that they belong. 920 more words

MMA

Six thoughts on UFC Fight Night 67, an event that (thankfully) broke the mold

Given the state of the UFC in 2015, you hear certain phrases on certain Saturday nights that don’t exactly make you optimistic about the action to come. 858 more words

News