In 2003, Sims fought a controversial fight against Frank Mir at UFC 43.
Wes lost to a Prime Mir in the rematch anyway. Pro Debut Date: 2001-06-23. Sylvia got a takedown early and passed through to mount almost right away, but accidentally mounted his knee on top of Sims' shoulder, seriously injuring it. Wesley Edward Sims (born October 12, 1979) is a retired American professional mixed martial artist. Technical Submission (standing rear-naked choke), HOOKnSHOOT: Absolute Fighting Championships 1, Technical Submission (arm-triangle choke), This page was last edited on 7 October 2020, at 17:40. Page 2 of 3 < Prev 1 2 3 Next > cheesus Gold Belt. MMA news, interviews, pictures, videos and more since 1997. reveler, Dec 18, 2016 #6. I remember a time period where Wes was telling people he was undefeated against Mir. Wes and Tim were supposed to have their rematch for the International Fighting Championships (IFC) Heavyweight title June 6 but Sylvia was injured and the fight was cancelled..
Wes Sims official Sherdog mixed martial arts stats, photos, videos, breaking news, and more for the Heavyweight fighter from United States. Pictures: One Championship ‘Reign Of Dynasties II’, Shoop that Incredulous Cormier / Drug Wars. I saw it recently. i remember this live.
Tim and Wes had a heated exchange after the fight when Sylvia called Sims out and said he did not deserve to stand in front of him. Thanks to Wes Sims, donations raised over $51,000, including a $5000 donations from fellow Pride FC and UFC fighter Mark Hunt, for Coleman's medical expenses, halfway meeting the goal of $100,000. Wes Sims Wes Sims's profile at Sherdog . However, he dropped out after only one semester to pursue a career in professional wrestling, moving back to Columbus to train. Sherdog.com is a property of Mandatory Media, LLC, monitoring_string = "5200e30beed193e5fe31f8bccc2bdcbf".
Yes, the sport evolves, but the notion of Sims/McGee/Sylvia as some "new breed" makes it all the more laughable that the running dialogue for a long time was whether guys like Fedor could handle the "new breed athletes" like Schaub, Duffee, Lesnar and Carwin. Wes Sims faced former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia at SuperBrawl 38. MMA news, interviews, pictures, videos and more since 1997. monitoring_string = "5eb5a0f65cbe346d74f978e14db1b00d". Quality Perf. Sylvia was coming off a title loss against Frank Mir, a fight in which he broke his right arm and needed a titanium plate inserted. The two did not touch gloves and Wes began the fight by sprinting towards Sylvia and then backing away. Simeonov was given more than the allowed time to recover on the stool in between rounds 1 & 2. monitoring_string = "5eb5a0f65cbe346d74f978e14db1b00d" Exclusive: Kings MMA’s Rafael Cordeiro on Training Mike Tyson,... After the Bell: Shillan & Duffy Recap UFC 254, UFC 254 Post-Fight Press Conference Video. Association: Hammer House. (You must log in or sign up to reply here. He is one of the tallest MMA combatants in recent times at 6 ft 8 in and is known for his unorthodox fighting style. The industry pioneer in UFC, Bellator and all things MMA (aka Ultimate Fighting). Well to be fair, Tim did turn out to be the new breed. Former UFC heavyweight champion Mark Coleman was one of numerous male athletes victimized by Dr. Richard Strauss at Ohio State University, according to a report from Sports Illustrated.
, Sims has been friends, since before UFC 47, and former training partners with former UFC Hall of Famer Mark Coleman and the deceased Kevin Randleman; they were all very close and described by MMA Weekley in an interview with Kevin Ranadleman, with Wes Sims present, as the 3 Amigos. Sims protested after the fight that Kyle had bitten him on the chest.
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UFC Fight Night 180 Bonuses: Body-Shot KO Nets Jessica Andrade $50,000 When asked in the cage after the fight to explain the bite, Kyle told commentator Joe Rogan "he's a dirty bastard anyways, look at all the stuff he's done......." Kyle still denies any wrongdoing. Sims was expected to fight former UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim Sylvia in Ohio outside of Strikeforce but the Ohio State Athletic Commission did not sanction the bout, citing that the fight was "non-competitive". $50K, UFC 254 Prelims: Tai Tuivasa Resurfaces, Punches Out 6-foot-11 Rules are rules. Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by victorious_ian, Jul 14, 2014. Last Ranked: 1/01/2010 #250 Heavyweight. Wesley Edward Sims (born October 12, 1979) is a retired American professional mixed … He was clearly the best HW they had at the time.
Forums > Fight Discussion > UFC Discussion > Wes The Project Sims. Wes had a lot of potential. Team Penn, K-1 Fighting Network Rumble on the Rock 2004, "Hawaii Martial Arts News & Rumors - Dedicated to Hawaii-Specific Martial Arts News & Rumors", "Bobby Lashely vs. UFC vet Wes Sims (finally) set for "Strikeforce: Miami, "Ohio commission turns down Sims vs. Sylvia at "Adrenaline MMA IV" (Updated)", https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ol7yup1-F3g, https://www.mmamania.com/2015/4/15/8405935/ufc-mark-coleman-getting-through-setbacks-with-help-friends-generous-fans-mma, https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=341&v=yyPzqS7jnzQ, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1QCYgCj1nE#action=share, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wes_Sims&oldid=982362347, Ultimate Fighting Championship male fighters, BLP articles lacking sources from June 2015, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
Without the anti-stomp rules, Mir would have known better than to get into a position where he could be stomped.
He was a star center on the basketball team at Amanda-Clearcreek High School, and went on to Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati. Team Penn).
My dad wanted to introduce me to him and Coleman and Sims stopped eating his steak to come out and say hello.
Near the end of the second round Mir hit Sims with knee strikes to the face and then punches to knock Sims out. straight: Which fighter on the roster do you believe truly loves fighting the Question for you... Would you prefer to have better all round fighters like we do now, where all divisions (except HW) arw stackwd with cookie cutter fighters, or did you, prefer it when it was all toughest guy at the BBQ types with a few athletes scattered around holding belts that were seen as demi gods because the other guys couldn't be bothered to train as hard because they were too busy doing coke and banging Vegas broads? Wes Sims set up a GoFund Me page for Mark Coleman without his knowledge to help pay him for his medical expenses. Khabib Nurmagomedov Renders Justin Gaethje Unconscious, Retires Sims helped Coleman prepare for his bout with Ricardo Morais at PRIDE 8, before embarking on his own career in the sport. Wesley Edward Sims (born October 12, 1979) is an American mixed martial artist. Despite his early exit from the competition, Sims was seen regularly on the show and may have earned a reputation for being one of the bullies of the household due to his constant childlike tauntings of Matt Mitrione and Zak Jensen. The new breed tag always seems to be tied to muscle and size, and it always seems to fizzle out faster than Phil Baroni in a fight. I'm still looking for the Wes Sims Blind Date full video.
In the commentary for that fight, Rogan says "Wes Sims is that new breed of UFC heavyweight, along with guys like Gan McGee and Tim Sylvia"
The industry pioneer in UFC, Bellator and all things MMA (aka Ultimate Fighting).  During the post fight interview, a bite mark could clearly be seen on Sims' left pectoral muscle. This biography of a living person needs ... Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog: Wesley Edward Sims (born October 12, 1979) is a retired American professional mixed martial artist. A super neat experience and super nice guys. 254... Now that the craziness has died down, lets get a few things Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Koro_11, Jun 8, 2020.
Scoring, Boxing Highlights: Teofimo Lopez Upsets Vasiliy Lomachenko, Weekend Boxing Knockouts Roundup: Oct. 18, 2020, Opinion: Fighters Vote Against Their Interest, Shock Nobody, The Bottom Line: The Ultimate Battle of Wills, Sherdog’s Official Mixed Martial Arts Rankings. most? I thought he would have been decent on tuf but he was awful. At the very beginning of the fight, Mir put out his hand to touch gloves and Sims rushed past Mir's outstretched hand and into a quickly maneuvered takedown by Mir. What a slop fest that was. Joined: Jun 20, 2007 Messages: 15,033 Likes Received: 435 Location: ... people forget that wes sims pioneered the hammer house technique of jumping up and down on your opponent's head. Sims was taken down at the beginning of the first round by the decorated wrestler, who then used the ground and pound technique on the 6'8 UFC veteran.
Now we sort of see it yet again with Travis Browne.
Wes Sims Jump to navigation Jump to search. Sims fought again in the UFC at the UFC 47 against Mike Kyle. UFC 254 was headlined by Khabib Nurmagomedov and Justin Gaethje. If stomps were allow, maybe Mir would have tried to get up quicker.
I just always get a kick out of the notion that there is a new crop of heavyweights that are somehow unlike all who came before. He technically beat Mir, the stomp rules are bullshit and without them Wes wins over a prime Mir. Both had like 2 mins of gas each. Mostly good luck this year with lack of cancelled mains, Sherdog’s Top 10: UFC Heavyweight Title Fights, Who You Got?
He soon met legendary UFC and PRIDE FC fighter Mark Coleman who had a better plan for the young Sims which was to become a mixed martial artist, believing that Sim's huge size advantage would be significant against opponents. I'd post it but it's impossible to find. This marks the first time a bite has ever happened in a UFC fight since its UFC 1 in 1993, when Gerard Gordeau bit Royce Gracie in the championship match.
Sims was born in Cleveland and raised in Amanda, Ohio. Pro Record: 24-14-1. I met Wes when I was 12 outside the Ritz strip club in Houston. Sherdog.com is a property of Mandatory Media, LLC, monitoring_string = "5200e30beed193e5fe31f8bccc2bdcbf". It's funny listening to Rogan hyping guys in old fights and seeing how unbelievably wrong he was. The fight was stopped and Sims was disqualified. I remember Mirr finishing him in the rematch. Forums > Fight Discussion > UFC Discussion > Wes Sims comeback in UFC? Sherdog Staff Pick 'Em: UFC 254, By The Numbers: Alexander Volkov vs. Walt Harris. Mir easily took control of the first round with an arm triangle attempt. After... Conor McGregor, Jon Jones React to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Retirement... UFC 254 Bonuses: Nurmagomedov, Ankalaev, Kenney, Wood Take Home Highest Quarterly Ranking: 1/01/2006 #106 Heavyweight. Whats so funny? There's someone on here who still has the GIF of him jackknife powerbombing a 40 year old in a real MMA fight. I was listening to Barnett's latest podcast and they referenced Wes Sims-Frank Mir I and I decided to dig that up and see Mir get stomped on. check the record. ). ).  Sims was defeated by castmate Justin Wren via arm triangle in the first round of Sims' first fight in the house.
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