By Guilherme Cruz
Photos Josh Hedges
Brazilian is good on the ground, but doesn’t know how to strike standing: this concept ran the world of MMA for many years, but this has changed. With the UFC consecrated as the biggest event in the world, we’re close to get three belts, which would put the country back on top of the sport. In TATAME Magazine’s May issue, we’ve talked with the three men who can put our country on top of the world, and who already changed a tradition.
In the moment that the UFC was created and the MMA was growing around the world,
"I’ve battled hard to get here. Since my 14 years old I train and I pray every day to be the best in the world, and I see all this as a result of this dedication. I can’t wait to get in that octagon and bring that belt to Brazil and to ATT, which is my family here", promises Pitbull, who will face Georges St. Pierre at UFC
In the report, TATAME shows how Anderson Silva has been consecrated as the biggest fighter in the UFC history, winning his ninth consecutive fight, absolute record in the event, and analyzed the next belt chance of the Brazilians, who can finish the first semester with three of the five belts of the biggest event in the world. Click here and check what TATAME #149 brings to you, and here to ensure yours.