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NBA superstar Paul George suffered a horrific leg injury during a Team USA basketball showcase Friday evening at Las Vegas’ Thomas & Mack Center. If anyone can relate to what George is going through, it’s former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva.Filed (...) read news >>
Anderson Silva sends a message of support to NBA star Paul George after he suffered a similar injury to the former UFC champion.
Earlier this week, NBA star Paul George suffered a horrific injury during a televised Team USA scrimmage. After chasing down an opponent for a block, the Indiana Pacers' scorer landed awkwardly and suffered a gruesome open tibia-fibula fracture that required surgery and likely have him out for the entire 2014-2015 NBA season.
Anderson Silva suffered a similar injury on read news >>
"Hey bro, the altitude is too high."
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Luke Rockhold has been asking for a rematch against Vitor Belfort ever since "The Phenom" kicked his head into the stands at UFC on FX 8 in early 2013. That was one of three frightening knockouts landed during the TRT-tor era.
While the Brazilian is currently focused on his UFC 181 title fight against Chris Weidman, which takes place this December on pay-per-view (PPV), he was gr read news >>
In a case of life imitating a Mania thread, UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones sent his new challenger, Daniel Cormier, a direct message on Twitter.
As the saying goes, we live in interesting times. Times when mixed martial arts (MMA) champions send small bursts of texts straight to their replacement opponents.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones went with the new times, while replacement challenger Daniel Cormier -- who tonight was anointed the next N read news >>
Jon Jones has been known to behave in a passive-aggressive manner on social media.
And according to his new Sept. 27 foe, Daniel Cormier, the UFC light heavyweight champion appears to have struck again.
Cormier, who was just announced as a replacement for Alexander Gustafsson in the main event of UFC 178 in Las Vegas, made his first public comments on the fight on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight.
And according to the unbeaten former Strikeforce tourney winner, Jones left him some choice words read news >>
The UFC Light Heavyweight posted a Facebook status that spells out what he thinks about teammates, trainers and clients of the Blackzillians camp who talk behind his back.
Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's return to the UFC following a successful World Series of Fighting stint got off to a great start. His dominant decision win over Phil Davis put him directly into the conversation for potential challengers to Jon Jones' light heavyweight crown.But, all is not well in Rumble's wold, as a recent Faceboo read news >>
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 read news >>
Keep ya' head up, Brazil, things'll get brighter. Hopefully!
It's no secret that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, is a very proud Brazilian. That's more or less a double-positive: Seemingly all Brazilians have immense national pride ... to a fault.
Just check out this Brazilian's reaction to the embarrassing loss earlier this week when Germany routed Brazil 7-1 in the semifinal match of FIFA's World Cup 2014 at Estadio Governador Magalhaes Pinto read news >>
"What do we stand for?"
With his thrilling unanimous decision win over Lyoto Machida at the UFC 175 pay-per-view (PPV) event last Saturday night (July 5, 2014) at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada (watch it again here), middleweight champion Chris Weidman will move on to the next challenger in the crowded 185-pound division.
Assuming he can get pardoned by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), that challenger will be Vitor Belfort.
Weidman will fight "The Phenom" any day of the week, accordin read news >>
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"KC Bandit" has a message to himself, and UFC, on the heels of his termination from the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion. Jason High was cut from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) roster because he shoved referee Kevin Mulhall after his Lightweight clash against Rafael dos Anjos last weekend (June 7, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 42 event.
It was an emotional sign of protest at the ref's decision to put an end to the fight midway through round two after High felt he could have kept going despite read news >>
- 2 months ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight brawler Diego Sanchez calls out Nate Diaz for a 155-pound war at UFC 180 on Nov. 15, 2014 in Mexico City, assuming "The Nightmare" beats Ross Pearson on June 7 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. read news >>