In his biggest challenge in his career, Anderson “Braddock” faced the experienced Stefan Leko at Ultimate Glory, an event held this Saturday in Amsterdam, the Netherlands to celebrate 10 years of the renowned Golden Glory academy. Showing good movement, the Brazilian didn't give the German a chance and won by technical knockout in the second round.
Braddock started the fight very cautiously, but at the end of the first round he already imposed his game against Leko, leading his opponent to a knockdown in the final seconds of the round. In the second round, Anderson's hands were fatal. After landing a cross on the counterattack, the opponent went to the canvas once again and when he tried to get up he fell again, forcing the referee to stop the fight, declaring the Brazilian victory.
In addition to Bradddock, the event featured big names in world striking such as Semmy Schilt, alistair overeem, Errol Zimmerman and Ruslan Karaev. Check out the full results:
Ali Gunyar defeated Halim Issaoui by judges' decision;
Anderson “Braddock” Silva defeated Stefan Leko via TKO in R2;
Errol Zimmerman defeated Wendell Roche via judges' decision after an extra round
Hesdy Gerges defeated Ruslan Karaev via unanimous decision;
Nieky Holzken defeated Faldir Chahbari via unanimous referee decision after an extra round
Semmy Schilt defeated Alexey Ignashov via unanimous referee decision.
Hans Stringer defeated Niels van Noord via triangle submission in R1;
Jason Jones defeated Hracho Darpinyan via unanimous decision;
Tommy Depret defeated Vincent Latoel via guillotine submission in R2;
Nikolai Onikienko defeated Valentijn Overeem via TKO in R1;
Dion Staring defeated Rodney Glunder via submission with Kimura in R1;
Siyar Bahadurzada defeated Robert Jocz by majority decision of the judges;
alistair overeem defeated Tony Sylvester via guillotine submission in R1;