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Completed MMA Bout

Tim Sylvia vs. Abe Wagner

Main Event | Super Heavyweight | MMA

Abe Wagner defeats Tim Sylvia via KO/TKO at 0:32 of Round 1

Abe "Hurricane" Wagner
Mmaweekly large Tim "The Maine-iac" Sylvia

Wagner
KO/TKO
Round 1

Abe Wagner Tim Sylvia

"Hurricane" "The Maine-iac"

8-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   28-6-0
Climbed to 9-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 28-7
+340 (Moderate Underdog)   Betting Odds   -450 (Heavy Favorite)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Omaha, Nebraska   Fighting out of   Maine
30 years, 10 months, 3 weeks, 3 days   Age at Fight   36 years, 10 months, 3 weeks, 2 days
258.0 lbs (117.0 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   311.0 lbs (141.1 kgs)
6'4" (193cm)   Height   6'8" (204cm)
77.0" (196cm)   Reach   80.0" (203cm)
Mid-America Martial Arts   Gym   Champions Gym
Titan FC 16
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Titan FC 16: Sylvia vs. Wagner
  • Date: Friday 01.28.2011 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Jason Herzog
  • Venue: Memorial Hall
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Kansas City, Kansas, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight:
  • TV Commentary: Michael Schiavello, Frank Trigg
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Frank Trigg
  • Sylvia Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Wagner Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Event Links:

Sylvia vs. Wagner Wiki Update Wiki

In the main event of Titan Fighting Championships 16, former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia took on Abe Wagner. Sylvia took the fight on just a few weeks notice and came in a heavy 311 pounds.


Sylvia came forward early and landed a right hand, yet Wagner answered with a hard right that smashed into the side of Sylvia's head, sending him stumbling backwards. Sylvia backpedaled, trying to stay in the fight, yet Wagner pressed forward landing one punch after another, finally dropping Sylvia. Referee Jason Herzog jumped in to call the fight, with Tim Sylvia protesting the stoppage, yet clearly having been unable to defend himself, face down on the mat.


Commenting to Frank Trigg in the post-fight interview, Wagner stated, "I thought I'd have a big speed advantage... I knew if I got inside his jab I was money... I knew I caught him with one."

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:44 PM ET
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Sylvia vs. Wagner Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 201  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Sylvia
93%
Wagner
7%

Videos & Highlights

    Documentary  |  Tim Sylvia's Life as Police Officer report dead link

    Heading towards his Titan FC bout with Abe Wagner on HDNet, Tim Sylvia talks about his childhood dream of becoming a police offer, and the camera follows him as he works a shift as a cop.

  • Interview  |  Tim Sylvia on HDNet Fights Promo Video report dead link

    Tim Sylvia takes about the importance of his bout with Abe Wagner in letting him finish out his career and the attain the goals he wants. Video from HDNet.

Sylvia vs. Wagner Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

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4 days, 11 hours, and 21 minutes
after
Sorry guys.
2 hours and 54 minutes
after
Fight day off line till after the fight.
9 hours and 18 minutes
before
@philbaroni lol no I drove myself good to see you today.
1 day, 1 hour, and 48 minutes
before
Driving to kc got the weigh inns today then fight tomorrow.
1 day, 14 hours, and 22 minutes
before
Lift at the y. Then grappling.
3 days, 5 hours, and 13 minutes
before
Hitting the gym for a lite run then pads w my striking coach.
3 days, 12 hours, and 7 minutes
before
Gan fight is on spike tonight.
4 days, 2 hours, and 48 minutes
before
@philbaroni hope your doing well man.
4 days, 8 hours, and 43 minutes
before
At the YMCA for am workout.
4 days, 9 hours, and 28 minutes
before
@titoortiz happy birthday old friend.
5 days, 1 hour, and 42 minutes
before
Let's go packers.
5 days, 5 hours, and 40 minutes
before
So happy for eves he belongs in the Ufc.
5 days, 21 hours, and 47 minutes
before
Great fight for my boy hd. Pat berry.
5 days, 23 hours, and 42 minutes
before
Steak, salad and a bake potato. And I will be good.
1 week, 3 hours, and 8 minutes
before
One more workout today then done lift then swim.
1 week, 5 hours, and 40 minutes
before
@philbaroni Lil right I know.
1 week, 5 hours, and 41 minutes
before
I got to stop breaking sparring partners nose that two noses in one week. oops sorry.
1 week, 6 hours, and 27 minutes
before
Holy shit it's -14 now
1 week, 13 hours, and 11 minutes
before
Wow -11 in Iowa rt now.
1 week, 13 hours, and 20 minutes
before
Just got to the gym.
1 week, 1 day, 12 hours, and 1 minute
before
Steven tyler is the shit on American idol.
1 week, 2 days, and 29 minutes
before
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