Manage episode 301400003 series 2952641
27x UFC veteran Thiago "Pitbull" Alves talks about his career, toughest fights, stupidest purchase, entry into Bare Knuckle Fighting, all his surgeries and transition into coaching.
We also discuss other gym, people trying to poach our fighters and talk about MyBookieAG shutting down Dan's betting account.
00:00:02 Introduction 00:00:40 The start of The Pitbull 00:02:10 First MMA fight against Gleison Tibau 00:03:35 Inquires about coming to American Top Team 00:04:10 Detours to Chute Boxe 00:08:23 Pitbull arrives 2003 00:08:36 Ballroom dancer! 00:10:00 19 years old, $40 and two words 00:13:44 First MMA fight in the U.S. 00:15:12 Quick Monson story before fight 00:21:58 Partying like a Rockstar 00:24:13 Evolution of our gym through the years 00:28:44 Stepping into coaching 00:41:00 13 Surgeries 00:46:35 Defining moment in career 00:50:00 Dana White helps out 00:53:35 Stupidest purchase 01:01:25 The shit starts 01:08:28 Guy tries to buy our team 01:12:35 Blackzilians owner offers ATT fighters money to leave team 01:26:51 5% training fee 01:33:33 Transition from MMA to Bare Knuckle Boxing 01:39:43 Next step 01:46:03 Dan gets banned from MyBookieAG 02:04:21 Talk a little college football: Canes v Bama, FSU v Notre Dame 02:14:30 Wrap-up