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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 >>
A welterweight matchup between Erick Silva and Mike Rhodes has been added to UFC Fight Night “Machida vs. Dollaway.” read news >>
UFC officials on Tuesday added a welterweight bout between Erick Silva and Mike Rhodes to the promotion's December fight card in Brazil. read news >>
A welterweight bout between Erick Silva and Mike Rhodes is the latest booking for December’s UFC Fight Night 58 lineup.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
He's back! Hot-and-cold Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Erick Silva will make his way back to the Octagon at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 58 event on FOX Sports 1, when he takes on Mike Rhodes at Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Dec. 20, 2014. UFC announced the pairing on Thursday. Silva (16-5, 1 NC) endured a savage beating at the hands of "Immortal" 170-pound contender Matt Brown back in May. The talented but wildly inconsistent "Indio" has flip-flopped win read news >>
Out of action since May, Erick Silva will be back to the Octagon in December. The UFC announced on Tuesday that the Brazilian welterweight will take on Mike Rhodes at UFC Fight Night 58 in Barueri, Brazil, on Dec. 20. Silva (16-5, 1 no-contest) continues his quest for consistency in the UFC after suffering a TKO loss in an epic brawl with Matt Brown in May. The former Jungle Fight champion went 4-3 in his previous seven bouts inside the Octagon, winning all of his UFC fights inside the first rou read news >>
The UFC's greatest fighter of all time spoke to the press in Rio di Janeiro yesterday to promote his return to the Octagon against Nick Diaz early in 2015. Yesterday former UFC champ Anderson Silva held a press conference in Brazil (video here). Among the topics covered was UFC 183 opponent Nick Diaz, whose negative comments about Silva's punching abilities were not appreciated. Silva warned Diaz not to descend into further trash talk (transcription via MMA Fighting). "I'm very easygoing," the f read news >>
Slow news day? Pffffft. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight (and soon to be middleweight) Nick Diaz is in big trouble with the law, and will have some explaining to do to his ZUFFA bosses after getting arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) in Lodi, California. From Lodi News: UFC fighter and former Tokay High School student Nick Diaz was arrested in Lodi at 2:20 a.m. Sept. 6 on suspicion of DUI, obstructing a police officer, destruction of evidence and driving read news >>
The career paths of Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski will cross yet again, this time in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. read news >>