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15 years later, Chris Leben finally reflects on being brutalized by a debuting Anderson Silva

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  1. TCE TCE = The Corona Effect Pink Belt

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    Great line indeed. GOAT indeed.

    Anderson bless.

    <BC1><{silvanormal}><6>
     
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  2. Kenny Powerth Jean Belt (Jelt)

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    No shame in his game, Leben is still the man.
     
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    Someone post you know which video
     
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  4. SmoothPies Green Belt

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    Leben was a beast back then, but Silva brought a much better striking game to the UFC. One of if not the best debut of all time
     
  5. austinblair Purple Belt

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    “Thought I was gonna fight a spider and they slipped in a GOAT”

    Chris Leben 2021
     
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  6. Dead Kennedy Don't steal, the government hates competition

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    Was the beginning to an era of dominance...
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  7. Brutus....... Yellow Belt

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    Leben was fun to watch, no doubt.

    I didn’t think he was that witty, with the spider-goat line.
     
  8. Substance Abuse Plutonium Belt Platinum Member

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    Silva sent Chris on vacation here.
     
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  9. ironmansnap I Never Lose. I Either Win Or Learn. Platinum Member

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    Leben was an Anderson Silva stepping stone
     
  10. jimmy dakine Blue Belt

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  11. S Smith MMA Sherdog Media Fight Scoring Sherdog.com Staff

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    Looking back. Not sure if sending him back to Japan or Rich Franklin and MW was the easier competition.
     
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  12. oddjob Brown Belt Platinum Member

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    Always wondered why Anderson's power diminished so quickly. He was a touch you a couple, lights out...then nothing.
     
  13. TriangleMonkey Red Belt

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    Silva came in and towered every single MW he fought until teh Chris
     
  14. Kevin Sorbo White Belt

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    And then The Chris destroyed Silva and the 2nd time sent him on a much longer vacation.
     
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    He was almost 40 years old when that happened
     
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    Leben 15 years ago “I will knock him back to Japan where the competition is easier”

    Leben 15 years later “I got owned”
     
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    Poor guy, he really had no idea what he was in for
     
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    Much precision. Such accuracy.
     
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  19. Kyojiro Kagenuma Black Belt Platinum Member

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    Lol funny shit
     
  20. Substance Abuse Plutonium Belt Platinum Member

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    And then once USADA was implemented, the Chris' career turned to crap. Sadly.
     

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