Nick Diaz spoke to UFC.com recently after re-signing with the UFC about his career aspirations, his time off, fighting for the belt, a potential fight against Anderson Silva, Robbie Lawler, and more. more
Just when you thought the UFC was growing a bit stale, Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva come along to make everything better.
Dana White confirmed on Tuesday evening's SportsCenter that Silva has recovered from his ugly leg injury and will fight Diaz on Jan. 31, via SportsCenter's official Twitter account: White also posted an Instagram photo of he and Silva with the caption, "Lunch with the GOAT @spiderandersonsilva and just got the Diaz fight done!!!! #ufc #superfight." According to ESPN.com's Bre more
Whether you’re of the brand who only tunes in when Anderson Silva steps into the cage or the type that watches every single MMA event regardless of the shape of the cage, one thing is almost certain: most fight fans prefer their cage wars to be the standup kind.
Most fans don’t want to see the Lyoto Machida who picked his spots during the first three rounds in his title fight against Chris Weidman at UFC 175; they want to see the guy who threw caution to the wind in Rounds 4 and 5. They want the more
Chris Weidman competes at UFC 175 to defend his middleweight title, but first, watch the fight which got him the championship. more
LAS VEGAS - UFC president Dana White held his annual Fan Expo question-and-answer session with the fans on Saturday at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. As usual, the event was a mix of the serious, the less serious, and the absurd, ranging from detailed questions about the company's business to painful-to-watch attempts at business pitches.
One thing the UFC boss did indicate, however, is that he could very well by on the same wavelength as the fans who want the much-discussed potential Ander more
LAS VEGAS -- UFC president Dana White discusses job opportunities in the UFC, Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz, Joe Rogan's fighting future, Gina Carano, Georges St-Pierre, and much more Friday evening at the UFC Fan Expo. more
As if two victories against Anderson Silva weren't enough, Chris Weidman sealed his status as a legitimate UFC champion with a unanimous-decision victory (49-45, 48-47, 49-46) over Lyoto Machida at UFC 175 in Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Events Center Saturday.
The fact that Weidman had to "prove himself" at all in his second title defense was always a silly notion. The ending of his second bout with Silva may have ended on an unlikely injury, but he more than held his own before the finish and score more
Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva had an encouraging message for Brazilian fans ahead of the FIFA World Cup third place match on Saturday afternoon. Brazilian sports fans were hit with one of the country's most staggering of defeats on Tuesday afternoon when their football team suffered a historic 7-1 loss to Germany in the semi-final round of the FIFA World Cup. It was a loss that will be remembered for all the wrong reasons, and served as an even bigger embarrassment since the tou more
A five-round matchup between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz will take place Jan. 31 in Las Vegas. UFC President Dana White today revealed the bout will serve as a headlining contest for what is expected to serve as UFC 183. A specific venue for the card has yet to (...) more