243 Search Results for blackzilian

Jul 30, 2012 7:36 am

Thiago Silva Leaves ATT For Blackzilians | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Earlier today TATAME reported that UFC Light-Heavyweight Thiago Silva has left American Top Team. Silva has moved to the Blackzilian camp a team full of Brazilian fighters and the likes of Alistair Overeem and Rashad Evans a former opponent who defeated Silva at UFC 108. Silva was defeated in his last bout...

Apr 18, 2012 8:27 pm

VIDEO | Welcome To The "Blackzilian" Camp, An Inside Look

By Lorenzo Luciano: This week the “UFC Ultimate Insider” on “UFC on Fuel TV” took an insider look at the progression of the “Blackzilians”, located in Boca Raton, Florida. The name stems from the group originally being made up of ‘Black’ and ‘Brazilian’ men. The show demonstrates how they are a dedicated group, working together...

Apr 11, 2012 9:56 am

The Blackzilians Add BJJ Champion Braulio Estima

By Lynn Mitchell: Grappling sensation Braulio Estima has joined the elite team at Blackzilians in Florida.  Braulio also stated in a previous interview – he plans to make his long awaited MMA debut in July of 2012. It is apparent that high level BJJ black belts have an impact on the MMA game. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu...

Mar 12, 2012 9:00 am

“Big Foot” Leaves Blackzilians, Rejoins ATT

First I’ll stay here in Florida, where I live. I’m training with the guys at American Top Team, and they opened the doors for me, thank God. I’m training with Thiago Silva, Sakara, with big names over there. Katel Kubis at Muay Thai, Parrumpinha at Jiu-Jitsu. When it’s six weeks before the event I’ll go...

Nov 2, 2011 10:59 am

Miguel Torres Latest Fighter To Join "THE BLACKZILIANS" Fight Team

It was announced today that Miguel Torres, current UFC 135-pounder and former WEC Bantamweight Champion and has joined “The Blackzilians” under the top athlete management company Authentic Sports Management (ASM). Ranked in the top ten in his division, Torres is the fighter that put the 135-pound weight class on the map. He is a well-rounded...

Feb 4, 2016 8:54 am

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson’ Media Day staredowns

Yesterday the ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson’ media day went down in Las Vegas. The event gave media members a chance to talk with the fighters on the card ahead of their scheduled bouts on Saturday evening in Las Vegas. In the main event Johny Hendricks will look to return to the Octagon after...

Jan 18, 2016 8:26 am

My Eye! Video: Travis Browne Discusses Matt Mitrione’s Eye Poke & Ronda Rousey

Travis “Hapa” Browne (18-3-1 MMA) puts a W in the win column last night after a TKO finish in the third round ending Matt Mitrione’s night and putting the Blackzilian fighter on a two fight skid. Check out the video with Travis Browne getting ‘hit’ with the questions by Cary Chow with ESPN. Enjoy the...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 26, 2015 9:54 am

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson Video: You’re 86’d! – On Being a Bouncer

Most of us in our lifetime have done a job that required physical strength to some degree, but when your Anthony “Rumble” Johnson he’s been making his money by putting the hurt on not just fighters but patrons too? “Rumble” training with the Blazckzilians and Jaco Hybrid Training Center will be facing Ryan “Darth” Bader...

Dec 18, 2015 8:14 am

WATCH NOW! Glory champion nearly finishes Michael Johnson

This clip may be an older one, but it’s still extremely interesting. Glory Kickboxing welterweight champion Nieky Holzken visited the Blackzilians gym earlier this year to share some knowledge. He taught former UFC champion Vitor Belfort some things, and sparred with UFC lightweight Michael Johnson, nearly finishing Johnson. Check out the clip above!

Nov 14, 2015 4:40 pm

WATCH! Stefan Struve UFC 193 “Toe to toe” with Frank Trigg

Ahead of the UFC 193 action tonight, UFC Hall of Fame member Frank Trigg spoke with Stefan Struve about his UFC 193 bout against Jared Rosholt. Struve is coming off a decision win over Antonio Nogueira back at UFC 190, and with a win over Jared Rosholt Struve would begin to climb the UFC heavyweight...

Oct 19, 2015 1:00 pm

More TUF seasons to showcase individual fight camps?

Season 21 of “The Ultimate Fighter” was a unique twist on the UFC’s reality show featuring two decorated fight camps with American Top Team and the Blackzilians facing off against each other. It was the first season for the reality show to feature an entire team pitted against each other in the battle to win...

Sep 10, 2015 9:09 pm

TUF 22 Premiere Brings In Best Ratings Since 2013

On Wednesday night’s premiere of season 22 of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ we got to see what a show with UFC interim featherweight Conor McGregor would look like. He’s captivated the MMA audience with his trash talk and his fighting style and it appears all that transformed into huge ratings. McGregor and Urijah Faber’s back and...

Aug 30, 2015 5:01 am

TUF Rematch –– Hayder Hassan vs. Vicente Luque For UFC on FOX 17

Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber’s season of “The Ultimate Fighter” may be right around the corner, but a major bout featuring the last season of the show has just been announced! The last season of the reality show pit rival gyms American Top Team and Blackzilians against each other in a battle for supremacy. ATT’s...