Thiago Alves picked up a much needed victory at UFC 138 last night (Sat., Nov. 5, 2011) over Papy Abedi in England. And after overcoming so much adversity to get there, Alves says he's ready to take on the world.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at last night's welterweight showdown between Thiago Alves and Papy Abedi. What fatal flaw from Abedi allowed Alves to knock him down and choke him out? Find out inside.
Full/complete UFC 138 results recap and detailed breakdown of the Spike TV main card fights that took place in at the LG Arena in Birmingham, England, on Nov. 5, 2011, featuring the five-round main event between Chris Leben vs Mark Munoz.
Still trying to avoid spoilers for UFC 138: "Leben vs. Munoz" until it airs tonight (Sat., Nov. 5, 2011) on Spike TV? Then this is the post for you! Results will roll right alongside the Spike broadcast and feel free to come discuss the fights without fear of spoilers.
Thiago Alves got back on track with a first round submission victory over Papy Abedi at UFC 138. He dropped Abedi with a combination and unloaded with elbows from the mount before sinking in a rear naked choke.