Hector Lombard runs Unbeaten Streak to 24 fights, Sounds Off on Anderson SilvaPosted on September 4, 2011, 08:00 PM by Trent Reinsmith
Bellator Middleweight champion Hector Lombard extended his unbeaten streak to 24 straight fights when he recorded a second round submission over Jesse Taylor on the Australian Fight Championship 2 card on September 3.
The last time Lombard tasted defeat was November 5. 2006 when he dropped a unanimous decision to Gegard Mousasi on the PRIDE Bushido 13 card. Lombard does have one draw since that loss, a three round draw to Kyle Noke at Cage Fighting Championship 1 in July 2007.
Lombard is recognized by most as one of the top Middleweight fighters competing outside of the UFC. Following his victory over Taylor, Lombard had the following to offer in regard to UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, “I wouldn’t be frightened of him. I would go in there to take the head off.” – read the complete fight card recap at Sherdog.com.
What do you think LowKick’ers, how would Lombard fare against Silva?