Special Sub-Topic: "The Maine-iac" Tim Sylvia
|What MMA team did Tim start his training with?|
Miletich Fighting Systems. Tim also became a part of the Miletich Fighting Systems Elite group.
|How many professional fights did Tim have before he made his UFC debut?|
13. Before the UFC, Tim fought for the likes of Superbrawl, Extreme Challenge, and International Fighting Championship.
|Who did Tim defeat for his first UFC victory?|
Wesley Correira. Tim defeated Correira by TKO at 1:43 of the 2nd round at UFC 39.
|When Tim fought Frank Mir for the UFC Heavyweight Championship at UFC 48, the fight ended with Mir breaking Tim's arm. How long did this fight last?|
50 seconds. Tim suffered multiple fractures to his arm which required a titanium plate to be attached to his forearm.
|In his first-ever meeting with UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture, what was the result?|
Randy won by decision. Randy dominated this fight and won by unanimous decision.
|How many professional wins did Tim have before he suffered his first loss?|
16. Amoung those 16 wins, Tim defeated the likes of Ben Rothwell, Jason Lambert, Ricco Rodriguez, and Gan McGee.
|For what Mixed Martial Arts organization did Tim make his pro debut for?|
International Fighting Championship. Tim defeated Randy Durant by TKO at 2:05 of the 1st round.
|In his first 3 fights with Andrei Arlovski, how many did Tim win?|
2. Tim lost the first meeting at UFC 51 by submission, won the second at UFC 59 by KO, and won the 3rd at UFC 61 by unanimous decision.
|Although Tim is skilled in all areas of MMA, what is his fighting style?|
Kickboxing. Tim is mainly a kickboxer but does have solid wrestling skills.
|How many times did Tim successfully defend the UFC Heavyweight Championship in his first two title reigns?|
3. In his first reign Tim defeated Gan McGee, in his 2nd reign he defeated Andrei Arlovski and Jeff Monson.
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