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RIO DE JANEIRO - The UFC's Erick Silva said his goal is to move his career along slowly and attack bigger challenges as he progresses as a fighter.
"If you ask me right now, I'm not going to say I want the belt because that's how I work in my career: in slow steps," Silva told MMAjunkie.com.
Quite clearly, his employer has a different idea in mind.
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UFC Fight Night 40 Fight Motion video: Watch Matt Brown vs Erick Silva full fight highlights replay online and more in super slow motion, following all the mixed martial arts (MMA) action from May 10, 2014, event inside U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati. read news >>
You could look at Erick Silva's second UFC fight and his controversial loss – one that snapped a nine-fight win streak – and wonder how it's hindered his UFC progress. Silva, though, said it was probably the best thing that ever happened to his career. read news >>
LONDON – Everyone, it seems, has an opinion on Anderson Silva in the wake of his positive drug tests at UFC 183. Included in that mix is UFC light heavyweight Jimi ManuwaFiled under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos 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 >>
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- Fresh off another quick finish in the UFC, Erick Silva wants to tap Ben Saunders at UFC Fight Night 62. Set to take on the American Top Team fighter on March 21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Silva looks to finally start his first win streak inside the Octagon after bouncing back between wins and losses in his past nine UFC bouts. "Saunders is a big guy and that’s good, because the bigger he is, the harder he falls," Silva said of the upcoming bout during a media day in Rio read news >>
"Killa B" better have his defense on point. Two talented submission practitioners will lock horns next month as Erick Silva meets Ben Saunders at UFC Fight Night 62 on March 21, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The main card airs live on FOX Sports 1. For Silva, he sees their welterweight scrap as an opportunity to show off his submission skills against an opponent with long legs that are perfect for twisting. And that's just what he intends to do, as he looks to turn Ben's limbs into a pretzel w read news >>
Tyron Woodley handed Kelvin Gastelum his first career loss in the UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz co-main event on Saturday and broke his foot in the opening round. read news >>
Anderson Silva may have posted one of the most gratifying wins of his MMA career at UFC 183 by out-pointing fan favorite Nick Diaz. That said, he was noncommittal on his fighting future. Speaking with ESPN's SportsCenter, Silva said that he "will go back...and talk to [his] family." "I will go back to my home and talk to my family." - Anderson Silva on what's next in his career. #SCatUFC183 pic.twitter.com/nYMGkHPQXd — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 1, 2015 He echoed that sentiment again read news >>
Since exploding onto the UFC scene with a flashy knockout of Chris Leben at UFC Fight Night 5, Anderson Silva has staked his claim as the greatest fighter of all time. Take a look inside his amazing career statistics.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Anderson Silva isn’t here to talk about the past. read news >>
The UFC’s March return to Rio de Janeiro continues to build with a key welterweight matchup. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Whose jits will reign supreme? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is giving the recently-revitalized Ben Saunders a step up in competition -- in hostile territory -- when he collides with Erick Silva at the UFC Fight Night 62 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, scheduled for March 21, 2015 inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Lance (via MMA Fighting) brought word of the pending match up on Thursday. Saunders (18-6-2) is 2-0 since rejoining the ZUFFA roster last August. After s read news >>
Pulsating welterweight action is on tap for March 21st, as Ben Saunders faces Erick Silva in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The UFC's first trip to Rio de Janeiro is slowly coming together, and fans will absolutely love this confirmed welterweight booking. MMA Fighting reports that Ben Saunders and Erick Silva are set to battle inside the Octagon as part of UFC Fight Night on March 21st. The night's main card is expected to air live on Fox Sports 1. Saunders (18-6-2) is 2-0 in the UFC since leaving Bel read news >>