Filho Out Of Ifc Tournament - Boxing Forum
  Trending Topics  | Free Registration  | The Team
Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | Lounge  | The Wire | Arcade

Navigation
Go Back   Boxing Forum > Non Boxing Talk > Mixed Martial Arts Discussion
Reply
Thread Navigation

#1
Old 09-03-2003, 10:22 AM
realkaps
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Quoted: Post(s)
Points: 0
Bank: 0
Total Points: 0
Default Filho Out Of Ifc Tournament

Source: MMAweekly and Full Contact Fighter

Injuries are a part of tournaments, but the IFC has been snake bitten by injuries BEFORE the tournament has started. Full Contact Fighters, Eduardo Alonso says quote

"In an unfortunate incident, Brazilian Top Team member Paulo Filho injured himself this Tuesday in training, just one day before his departure to the USA to compete in the much anticipated IFC Light-Heavyweight tournament. Filho was defending a takedown when he suffered a severe knee ligament injury and is currently in the hospital." Check out full contact fighter for full story

This will unfortunately be the third change of the tournament for Saturday's IFC event in Denver Colorado. Mike Van Arsale and Niko Vitale had to be scratched but IFC matchmaker Paul Smith did an excellent job getting in Forrest Griffin facing Chael Sonnen in the tournament. Now he will have to do it again as this time we are just four days away from the tournament.
Reply With Quote
Advertisements
>>>TO REMOVE THESE ADS, PLEASE REGISTER HERE FOR FREE<<<
#2
Old 09-03-2003, 10:23 AM
realkaps
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Quoted: Post(s)
Points: 0
Bank: 0
Total Points: 0
Default

I wonder who they will get to replace him on 4 days notice. This would be a great opportunity for an unknown fighter to make a name for himself.....
Reply With Quote
#3
Old 09-03-2003, 10:54 AM
Mr. Beelzebub
Llamas love midgets
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Overlooking NYC, five minutes away from the birthplace of baseball...
Posts: 13,151
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 44 Mr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond reputeMr. Beelzebub has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 184,909.20
Bank: 1,389,880,530.17
Total Points: 1,390,065,439.37
Send a message via AIM to Mr. Beelzebub Send a message via Yahoo to Mr. Beelzebub
Default

This was one of the best match ups, Shogun vs. Filho. Whoever takes this fight on a 4 day notice is gonna get hurt.
Reply With Quote
Mr. Beelzebub is offline
#4
Old 09-03-2003, 11:46 AM
Bluecifer
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Dante's EZ Bake
Posts: 13,667
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 41 Bluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond reputeBluecifer has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 290,345.87
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 290,345.87
Default

Quote:
Originally posted by Mr. Beelzebub
This was one of the best match ups, Shogun vs. Filho. Whoever takes this fight on a 4 day notice is gonna get hurt.
Agreed.
Reply With Quote
Bluecifer is offline
#5
Old 09-03-2003, 01:19 PM
mmafanman
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 1,439
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 16 mmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond reputemmafanman has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 36,420.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 36,420.00
Default

That sucks. Filho was my pick to win it all. Now I'm going to have to go with Horn.
Reply With Quote
mmafanman is offline
#6
Old 09-06-2003, 01:32 PM
Seraph_17
Contender
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: UK
Posts: 417
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 0 Seraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these partsSeraph_17 is infamous around these parts
Points: 23,581.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 23,581.00
Default

That is really ****ing annoying, I was hoping we'd be able to see the thrid ever Chute Boxe vs BTT matchup.
Reply With Quote
Seraph_17 is offline
#7
Old 09-06-2003, 06:44 PM
realkaps
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Quoted: Post(s)
Points: 0
Bank: 0
Total Points: 0
Default

They replaced him with someone who is making there MMA debut, a BJJ guy, cant think of his name at the moment.....
Reply With Quote
#8
Old 09-07-2003, 12:28 AM
VulgarTheClown
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Boca Raton, Fl
Age: 34
Posts: 13,422
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 46 VulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond reputeVulgarTheClown has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 368,014.37
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 368,014.37
Send a message via ICQ to VulgarTheClown Send a message via AIM to VulgarTheClown Send a message via Yahoo to VulgarTheClown
Default

I can make weight tell them to call me
Reply With Quote
VulgarTheClown is offline
Reply

Share This With Friends

User Tag List

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Cookie Policy - Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2016 BoxingScene LLC All rights reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:38 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.