July 5, 2022

Y M L P-298

It Must Be Business

Hector Lombard ‘a great guy,’ but this is business

2 min read

MIAMI – Thiago Silva won’t have any concerns putting his friendship with Hector Lombard aside when they toss down in the cage.

Silva (21-9) meets previous education spouse Lombard (34-10-1) in the co-main event of Eagle FC 48 on May perhaps 20 at the FLXcast Arena, his very first fight because 2019. The regard amongst Silva and Lombard is mutual, but the moment the cage doorway closes, none of it will issue.

“We qualified alongside one another at American Prime Crew for about four yrs,” Silva advised MMA Junkie although attending Eagle FC 46. He was my main partner. He’s a wonderful guy, but at the end of the day this is company. You want to verify on your own. You want to get the paycheck. You have received to gain the battle. It doesn’t matter who.”

Silva, 39, fought 12 moments in the UFC from 2007 to 2013. A previous ACB light heavyweight winner, he’s fought all the way up at heavyweight in his profession. In the meantime, Lombard has competed as small as welterweight and will be at each a top and attain drawback heading into his 205-pound bout towards Silva.

Irrespective of the physical benefits that he possesses, Silva is not expecting it to participate in a component in the battle.

“Hector is an athlete,” Silva mentioned. “He’s very strong, really explosive. He’s a risk, specifically in the very first round. But he’s professional, way too. He has a large amount of practical experience, way too. I don’t assume this will impact (the battle). Some hard function presents me some type of edge. I just really don’t undervalue him, and I’m ready to combat. That’s it.”

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