Tim Sylvia News
Tim Sylvia reveals the UFC offered him a contract to fight Daniel Cormier but Dana White nixed the deal: “They were sh**ty bosses”
Harry Kettle - July 3, 2023
Frank Mir vows to help "fix" MMA after watching Tim Sylvia's slap fighting debut: "They are not compensated for what they generate"
Josh Evanoff - April 27, 2023
MMA legend Mark Coleman says he has agreed to square off with Tim Sylvia in SlapFIGHT Championship
Susan Cox - April 24, 2023
Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia flattens opponent in Slap Fighting debut (Video)
Jeffrey Walter - April 23, 2023
Brendan Schaub opines prime Tim Sylvia could pose problems for UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou: "He's a monster"
Josh Evanoff - October 7, 2022
Photo | Tim Sylvia suffers nasty infection in arm broken by Frank Mir 16 years ago
Adam Martin - June 2, 2020
Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia has taken to social media to show a photo of the arm he famously broke against Frank Mir at UFC 48. With the vacant UFC heavyweight title on the line, Mir famously broke Sylvia’s arm just 50 seconds into their title fight with an armbar. Sylvia refused to tap out, but referee Herb Dean saw the limb was compromised and stopped the fight. It’s still to date one of the most visual examples of a broken limb that we’ve seen inside the Octagon.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia explains how he lost his desire to fight
Harry Kettle - March 30, 2020
Former UFC heavyweight Tim Sylvia has explained how he lost his desire to fight in the latest episode of UFC’s Where Are They Now series. Many fighters have been and gone over the years in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, but very few stick in the mind of fans as cult heroes. While he may have had his ups and downs, Tim Sylvia is certainly an iconic heavyweight figure in the history books of mixed martial arts.
Michael Bisping fires back at Tim Sylvia over Hall of Fame comments
Chris Taylor - March 30, 2019
Earlier this month it was announced that former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping would be getting inducted into the promotions Hall of Fame later this summer in Las Vegas. It was a rather easy selection for UFC officials, as “The Count” was not only one of the most winningest fighters in promotional history, but he was also the UFC’s first ever British champion.