Anderson Silva is stepping in on short notice to face Stephan Bonnar at UFC 153, but that doesn't mean the champion is coming in as any less of a favorite. read news >>
Move over, Matt Serra. There's a bigger underdog in town.
Early lines on UFC 153's new main event, which features a light-heavyweight non-title bout between middleweight champ Anderson Silva and Stephan Bonnar, are lopsided in Silva's favor.
Silva is a more than 13-to-1 favorite and has up to a 93 percent chance of winning the fight, according to BestFightOdds.com, a site that features betting lines from several online bookmakers.
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Check out the video highlights of Anderson Silva's masterful UFC 153 performance en route to dropping Stephan Bonnar to the canvas. read news >>
Stephan Bonnar did his best to hurt Anderson Silva on Saturday at UFC 153, but he didn’t really come close before the UFC middleweight champion put him away in the opening round. read news >>
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Despite the persistent "Rocky" storylines heading into Saturday's UFC 153 event, the night's headliner played out like so many folks predicted: UFC middleweight Anderson Silva shut down heavy underdog Stephan Bonnar.
Silva's 16th consecutive UFC win followed another big victory for his countryman, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who handled fellow heavyweight Dave Herman.
Full fight video highlights are now available of each bout, as well light heavyweights Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado a read news >>
Anderson Silva toyed with and then destroyed Stephan Bonnar to cap off his 16th win inside the UFC Octagon, while growing his legacy once again. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO - Neither size nor toughness could save Stephan Bonnar from Anderson Silva.
Silva, who stepped up to light heavyweight to save the injury-rattled UFC 153, brazenly took Bonnar's best shots before launching a knee that crumpled "The American Psycho" in the first round.
The light heavyweight bout served as the main event of Saturday's UFC 153 event at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro.
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Anderson Silva adds to his legend with each unforgettable performance. read news >>
Can Stephan Bonnar defy the odds and deal Anderson Silva the first loss of his UFC career? read news >>
Most observers -- including the MMA oddsmakers -- believe the end result of tonight’s UFC 153 main event is a foregone conclusion. read news >>
Stephan Bonnar will soon cross the line between fantasy and reality. read news >>