After consecutive first-round losses, Antonio Silva had become something of an overlooked commodity in the UFC’s heavyweight division. read news >>
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Travis Browne is unbeaten no more.
In the heavyweight headliner of Saturday's UFC on FX 5 event, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva capitalized on the previously undefeated Browne's injured leg and quickly dropped him with a big right hand.
Full fight video highlights are now available of the the bout.
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MINNEAPOLIS - Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva's fists did in Travis Browne. And a bum knee certainly didn't help matters.
With his opponent injured and clearly in trouble, Silva unloaded a big overhand right that set up in a first-round TKO victory in Friday's UFC on FX 5 heavyweight headliner.
The bout took place at Minneapolis' Target Center, and it aired on FX following preliminary-card bouts on FUEL TV.
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Coming off back-to-back losses, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva needed a win, and it's funny how a wounded dog sometimes has the most dangerous bite. read news >>
Check out the video preview of Friday night's UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot, featuring Travis Browne vs. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. read news >>
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UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot quick results on Friday, October 5, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The main event features Travis Browne vs. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. read news >>
For fighters scaling the mixed martial arts ladder, there can be no better forum than an Ultimate Fighting Championship main event. Cue heavyweights Travis Browne and Antonio Silva. read news >>
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Heavyweights Travis Browne and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva will headline the UFC's return to Minnesota in October.
USA TODAY Sports on Thursday learned from UFC officials that Browne will fight Silva on Oct. 5 in the main event of UFC on FX 5, which will take place at the Target Center in Minneapolis.
Browne on Wednesday was forced off the FOX-broadcast main card of next week's "UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs. Vera" event. But promotion officials have lessened the blow by rewarding the 6-foot-7 h read news >>
Main-event winner Antonio Silva ($70,000) and co-main-event winner Jake Ellenberger ($84,000) were the top earners at UFC on FX 5 earlier this month.
MMAjunkie.com today obtained the event's officially disclosed paydays from the Minnesota Office of Combative Sports.
The Oct. 5 event featured an official payroll of $538,000.
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Travis Browne on Monday revealed that the left leg injury he suffered at UFC on FX 5 was a torn hamstring. read news >>