- 6 years ago
- 295 views
The year-long suspension handed down to the first and only Elite XC Heavyweight Champion, Antonio Silva (11-1), following his positive steroid test in July apparently won’t keep the Brazilian giant from competing after all. read news >>
One of the storylines leading into UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir was whether Frank Mir should consider retirement. But once the evening was over, that conversation changed. Mir needed less than two minutes to dispatch Antonio Silva, and he did so in brutal fashion. It was Silva's second straight loss, and he has not had his hand raised in more than two years. Perhaps the question should be whether Silva's time in competition is over. One must wonder how much longer Bigfoot, who is 35 years ol read news >>
Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir easily made their UFC Fight Night 61 bout official at the weigh-ins, but TJ Waldburger never got that far. read news >>
When Anderson Silva broke his leg in violent fashion during a December 2013 bout with Chris Weidman, some wondered whether he'd ever compete again. On Saturday, Silva will make his way back to the Octagon opposite Nick Diaz while attempting to silence some doubters who don't think he has enough left in the tank to reclaim the middleweight championship. Having recorded 10 straight UFC title defenses spanning more than six years, Silva is widely and deservedly considered the best fighter in MMA hi read news >>
Anderson Silva isn’t here to talk about the past. read news >>
- 2 months ago
- 37 views
Anderson "The Spider" Silva is rocketing low kicks with impressive velocity ahead of his UFC 183 main event against Nick Diaz on January 31, and that's a big deal. As MMA fans will remember, Silva's last performance ended disastrously. After losing to current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman at UFC 162 via knockout, Silva strolled into his UFC 168 rematch in December of 2013 against Weidman with a renewed focus and drive. He looked sharp and determined. There was no more "clowning around" read news >>
A heavyweight bout between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir is scheduled to take place at UFC 184, according to a report on Wednesday evening. read news >>
The famed career heavyweight great Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is clearly approaching its end. However, good friend and training partner Anderson Silva is not ready to throw in the towel on his buddy’s career.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 5 months ago
- 10 views
A rematch of their first bout, Phil and David once again wax poetic about the finer aspects of an intriguing Heavyweight bout that should inspire some solid water cooler discussion at worst, a potential one and done contender at best. Heavyweight Antonio Silva vs. Andrei Arlovski Who are these guys? Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva: 18W-5L-1NC13 (T)KOs, 3 submissionsFighting out of: American Top Team Andrei "The Pitbull" Arlovski: 15W-2L15 (T)KOs, 3 submissionsFighting out of: Jackson and Winkeljohn MMA read news >>
The career paths of Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski will cross yet again, this time in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 131 views
Travis Browne is regarded as a Top 10 heavyweight, but has yet to show consistency. read news >>
The aging Silva is returning to his home country for the fight and hopes to turn around a recent losing skid. read news >>
- 3 years ago
- 549 views
DENVER - Following a first-round knockout loss to Chris Leben at July's
UFC 132 loss, Wanderlei Silva's future with the UFC was uncertain.
Now he's back, co-headlining at this falls's UFC 139 event in a fan-friendly bout with Cung Le.
But now more than ever, Silva needs a win to
continue on the octagon, UFC president Dana White today proclaimed. The
UFC boss said he has nothing but love for "The Axe Murderer," but
another loss will likely end his run in the UFC.
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- 3 years ago
- 164 views
Antonio McKee was surprised they announced the fight at all.
The veteran fighter today told MMAjunkie.com that his announced "DREAM.17: Fight for Japan" bout with Shinya Aoki has fallen through because he was unable to obtain a visa.
HDNet first announced his withdrawal via Twitter, though the reason initially wasn't revealed.
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