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Antonio Silva
Most recently Alistair Overeem's strategy against Antonio Silva and Anderson Silva's "act" at UFC 162 are fresh in everyone's minds.. These are just a few examples of [...]
2013-08-01 00:45:47 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
So it has been reported that with a win over Roy Nelson that Daniel Cormier will request an immediate shot at the LHW crown against the winner of the Jones/Gustafsson. There are so many questions [...]
2013-08-01 22:41:05 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Notably, dos Santos has defeated former UFC fighters Antonio Mendes and Assuerio Silva. He also once fought current UFC champ Junior dos Santos, though he suffered a first-round TKO loss due to a [...]
2013-08-01 16:16:31 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Facing a Brazilian fighter in his home country on a UFC pay-per-view event has become one of the toughest assignments in all of mixed martial arts. Since the UFC first returned to Brazil and began [...]
2013-08-01 09:16:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The 32-year-old has won his last 11 fights against the likes of former UFC fighters such as Antonio Mendes and Assuerio Silva. While medically cleared, Santos needs to complete some [...]
2013-08-02 12:59:01 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
But in a country that has produced some of the most recognizable figures in all of mixed martial arts — including Junior dos Santos, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, [...]
2013-08-02 03:53:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
A good rule of thumb when predicting the winner in a mixed martial arts bout in Brazil: If there's a Brazilian in the fight, pick him.
2013-08-02 21:40:47 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He couldn't, and now he has a match up against Travis Browne that is going to be a difficult one. Now, Overeem is another guy who isn't at risk for getting cut, but [...]
2013-08-02 20:13:44 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
RIO DE JANEIRO – It takes a small army of security personnel to usher Jose Aldo into the van that awaits the UFC's featherweight titleholder. Along the way, he answers as many reporters' [...]
2013-08-02 11:39:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Cain Velasquez Preparing For Different Junior dos Santos For the third time in less than two years, it's going to be Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos for the UFC heavyweight championship. [...]
2013-08-03 13:03:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
But in a country that has produced some of the most recognizable figures in all of mixed martial arts — including Junior dos Santos, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Mauricio [...]
2013-08-03 16:36:43 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
A good rule of thumb when predicting the winner in a mixed martial arts bout in Brazil: If there's a Brazilian in the fight, pick him.
2013-08-03 02:35:10 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
However, most of that hype died down after Davis was outclassed by Rashad Evans. Despite Davis' impressive wins over Tim Boetsch, Brian Stann, Alexander Gustafsson and Antonio [...]
2013-08-03 21:54:17 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Longtime light-heavyweight top-tenners collide in the co-main event of Saturday's UFC 163 card from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as former title holder Lyoto Machida meets Penn State wrestling [...]
2013-08-03 01:22:29 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The bantamweight division will go through some changes after UFC on Fox Sports 1. Three of the Top 10 fighters in the division will be competing on the August 17 fight card. No. 3 [...]
2013-08-03 04:08:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
There were plenty of facts to come out of "UFC 163: Aldo vs. Korean Zombie," which took place inside the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night. Go inside the numbers in our exclusive [...]
2013-08-04 21:24:23 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
... form of a highly debatable decision that major media members scored for "The Dragon." That's not all we know, though. With the help of the UFC, FightMetric and Best Fight Odds, check out 30 [...]
2013-08-04 21:03:54 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Of course, that could be said of most any fight in any arena in any part of the world that involves a competitor from the land of Pelé and Tom Zé, Carmen Miranda and Antonio Carlos Jobim. [...]
2013-08-04 05:57:55 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The main card for UFC 163 is merely hours away, as Jose Aldo, Chan-Sung Jung, Lyoto Machida and Phil Davis headline the card from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  With the last prelims to ever air on FX [...]
2013-08-04 00:32:23 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Phil Davis (12-1-0) certainly knows how to stir up controversy in Brazil—his hotly debated decision victory over Lyoto Machida at UFC 163 nearly resulted in Rio de Janeiro's fans collectively [...]
2013-08-04 18:19:18 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He is just so much better than everyone who isn't Dominick Cruz or Renan Barao. Unfortunately for him, though, the UFC's utter indifference when it comes to having a stocked bantamweight [...]
2013-08-04 07:34:12 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
It's sunk in by now. Anderson Silva's mind-blowing TKO loss to Chris Weidman happened a little over four weeks ago. A rematch already has been set. Two other UFC champions have since [...]
2013-08-05 18:36:18 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
It certainly wasn't the path Overeem hoped to walk when he signed with the UFC almost two years ago, but as he approaches his next fight against Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night [...]
2013-08-05 21:46:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The day Alistair Overeem signed with the UFC it was supposed to signify a change of the times as the former Strikeforce, DREAM and K-1 Grand Prix , champion was expected to bolt to the top of the [...]
2013-08-05 21:03:15 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
It's sunk in by now. Anderson Silva's mind-blowing TKO loss to Chris Weidman happened a little over four weeks ago. A rematch already has been set. Two other UFC champions have since [...]
2013-08-05 17:26:18 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
1 contender. Very quietly over his career, Davis has posted wins over Alexander Gustafsson, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, and now Machida, and all three of those wins is better than the best victory [...]
2013-08-05 18:09:22 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
No current middleweights would be able to match his striking, save possibly-retired former kickboxer Cung Le and, if he makes the drop, Gegard Mousasi. His takedown defense would likely allow him to [...]
2013-08-05 04:37:45 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Lyoto Machida may (or may not) have been slighted on the scorecards Saturday night, but he won't find himself too removed from the top of the light heavyweight division. Machida was looking to [...]
2013-08-05 00:02:13 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
COMMENTARY | Phil Davis' win over Lyoto Machida at UFC 163 in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 3 made waves in the Ultimate Fighting Championship's light heavyweight division, but, afterward, Daniel [...]
2013-08-05 16:25:21 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
With the seemingly growing war of words between the 26-year-old champ and Cormier, intrigue could increase. The two men have exchanged barbs on Twitter, and there were reports earlier this year of a [...]
2013-08-05 16:29:09 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The day Alistair Overeem signed with the UFC it was supposed to signify a change of the times as the former Strikeforce, DREAM and K-1 Grand Prix champion was expected to bolt to [...]
2013-08-06 12:14:23 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
8 in the UFC's rankings, three places behind his forthcoming opponent, Alistair Overeem. Overeem is another fighter who tasted defeat in his last fight against Silva. Both [...]
2013-08-06 02:32:59 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
After a late withdrawal from his headline fight with Gegard Mousasi at UFC on FUEL 9 in April, he can count himself very lucky to be getting this opportunity. The general consensus is that this [...]
2013-08-06 01:05:56 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Jose Aldo defended the UFC featherweight title for a fifth time on Saturday. He used effective jabs and wrestling prior to taking advantage of Chan Sung Jung's injured shoulder to earn a [...]
2013-08-06 01:38:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem believes his experience is going to play a significant role in his UFC on Fox Sports 1 co-main event bout with Travis Browne on Aug. 17.
2013-08-07 20:51:17 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Up next, Overeem will look to get back into the title shot mix when he takes on Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 26 on August 17th. The vaunted striker appeared on the latest edition [...]
2013-08-07 16:20:45 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Answer: What Alistair Overeem (pictured) did after getting knocked out by Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva on the heels of his nine-month testosterone suspension. Question: What is [...]
2013-08-07 17:05:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The day Alistair Overeem signed with the UFC was supposed to signify a change of times, as the former Strikeforce, DREAM and K-1 Grand Prix champion was expected to bolt to the top [...]
2013-08-07 04:18:52 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem Still Focused On Becoming UFC Heavyweight Champion Despite a loss to Antonio Silva, Alistair Overeem isn't giving up on his dream of becoming UFC heavyweight [...]
2013-08-07 02:44:55 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
When Alistair Overeem joined the UFC in December 2011, he was riding an 11-fight unbeaten streak and was collecting titles in other promotions with ease. Despite his many accolades, [...]
2013-08-07 14:18:09 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Antonio Silva is poised to make his motion picture debut next year.  As reported on Tuesday evening's edition of  UFC Tonight , " Bigfoot" will have a [...]
2013-08-07 04:02:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
... 5-4 inside the cage since making his Strikeforce debut in late 2009, scoring crushing knockouts over Travis Browne and Alistair Overeem and losing convincingly to current UFC [...]
2013-08-07 15:48:39 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
One-time UFC heavyweight title contender Antonio Silva has been cast in the upcoming movie "The Scorpion King: The Lost Throne." It was announced on "UFC Tonight" Tuesday that Silva [...]
2013-08-07 02:32:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
But his momentum was decidedly slowed down last October after getting TKO'd at the hands of Antonio Silva in his first headline event at UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot. Today he [...]
2013-08-07 21:16:46 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
But the last time light heavyweights were contestants on the show was Season 8, which was coached by Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Frank Mir, with Ryan Bader emerging as the winner. [...]
2013-08-07 17:52:11 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Considering that he's gone undefeated against the likes of Frank Mir, Josh Barnett and Antonio Silva, Cormier has a definite case. A stoppage of Nelson combined with a Teixeira [...]
2013-08-07 02:25:24 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem returns to action next week in the co-main event of the UFC's Fox Sports 1 debut in Boston, six months after getting knocked out by Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. He [...]
2013-08-07 20:11:47 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
"Bigfoot" joins a list of fighters who have participated in the franchise. Former multi-time UFC Heavyweight and Light Heavyweight champion Randy Couture played a major role The [...]
2013-08-07 14:53:09 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
His last bout was a decision loss to Alexander Gustafsson, which was only two fights removed from Rua's war with Dan Henderson. And in August, he's going to be fighting a [...]
2013-08-07 14:27:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem dropped by UFC Tonight yesterday for an interview with hosts Kenny Florian and Chael Sonnen to talk about his upcoming fight on [...]
2013-08-07 16:06:44 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
An organization that started as an open-weight tournament in 1993, the UFC has grown into one of the most well-known brands in the world. While fighters under the UFC banner are only as successful [...]
2013-08-08 22:03:27 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
No one stays on top forever. This truism fits anywhere, but there are few places it fits better than the sport of mixed martial arts, where physical strength and durability play such a critical [...]
2013-08-08 15:01:52 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Some could be said to be in their prime, but it won't be long before there is some turnover near the top, as guys like Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Frank Mir, Fabricio Werdum, Roy [...]
2013-08-08 21:34:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
As we all know, the hype train that followed Alistair Overeem into UFC 156 came to a crashing halt on February 2nd, thanks to Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. Overeem was a big favorite [...]
2013-08-08 13:46:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC on Fox Sports 1 will featuring a historic card which should be thrilling from start to finish. One of the most anticipated bouts on the card is a heavyweight match between Alistair [...]
2013-08-08 20:21:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
And while he would love nothing more than to face off against "Bones," Cormier knows he can't afford to slip up against "Big Country" because he claims Nelson is the "most dangerous" foe he has [...]
2013-08-08 13:32:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
In less than two weeks, Alistair “The Demolition Man” Overeem will face one of those make-it-or-break-it, do-or-die, now-or-never, career-defining moments when he steps inside the [...]
2013-08-08 16:54:37 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He took the Pride FC middleweight division by storm, defeating Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Alistair Overeem and Ricardo Arona to claim the 2005 Pride Middleweight Grand [...]
2013-08-08 03:03:32 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
O Antonio Silva του UFC δεν φημίζεται για το παρουσιαστικό του, αλλά εξασφάλισε ρόλο στην επερχόμενη ταινία [...]
2013-08-08 02:40:46 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
After his knockout loss to Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva, UFC Heavyweight Alistair Overeem is set on righting the ship when he faces Travis Browne next Saturday in Boston. The two will scrap in [...]
2013-08-09 18:20:34 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem may not be fighting for the UFC Heavyweight Championship next like he hoped, but his upcoming, UFC Fight Night 26 bout with Travis Browne still has a ton riding on [...]
2013-08-09 15:17:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Honorable mention comment of the week #1: While Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva's acting career is an easy target and the winner for this honorable mention probably was going to go to [...]
2013-08-09 13:07:30 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
“That whole Black House team has a big bull's eye on their chest, so I might move up to 205 to slap around (Antonio Rogerio) Nogueira and I might go on a diet to get rid of (WEC featherweight [...]
2013-08-09 20:52:37 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
If you were to imagine the ultimate laboratory specimen engineered for combat sports domination, you'd likely dream up a physically daunting, hyper-trained fighter intent on destruction. [...]
2013-08-09 02:39:44 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He'd be the stuff of nightmares—he'd be Alistair Overeem. Just look at the photo above. Before we begin to digress with rants over the effects of artificial enhancement, [...]
2013-08-09 14:54:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
COMMENTARY | Consistency has been a major issue for Mauricio "Shogun" Rua ever since he brought his talents over to the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
2013-08-09 21:02:31 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
If Mauricio "Shogun" Rua walked away from fighting tomorrow, he would be regarded as one of the greatest fighters of all time and one of the few fighters who translated his success from Pride [...]
2013-08-09 05:39:12 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
If I were not that type of guy, I wouldn't be where I'm at now." Now, Overeem (36-12-0, 1 no contest) will travel to Boston to face Travis Browne (14-1-1) on Aug. 17 at UFC Fight [...]
2013-08-09 13:52:42 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem put it very matter-of-factly: "I don't look at things in the past. I am more into the future." It's perhaps in the best interest for many to think along those [...]
2013-08-09 15:34:49 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
After Anderson Silva lost his title as the No. 1 fighter in the UFC, the debate became a lot more heated. And it still isn't finished.  Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made a case for his [...]
2013-08-10 00:39:14 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Johnson's last opponent, and former UFC Heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski has agreed to step in on short notice, and take on Kyle at Heavyweight. Arlovski ... Antonio Silva and [...]
2013-08-10 17:56:22 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Rua has been a part of two of the greatest fights ever with his 2005 matchup against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and then his bout against Dan Henderson in the UFC in 2011. It's hard to imagine [...]
2013-08-10 07:09:49 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Needless to say, the title fight was called off, and Frank Mir was sent in as a replacement. Overeem desperately scrambled to keep his name intact, claiming a doctor almost force-fed [...]
2013-08-11 17:49:15 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Normally those records would not land the fighters a headlining bout, especially not the main event on a card as important as Fight Night 26. However, we are talking about a former [...]
2013-08-11 05:02:39 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Daniel Cormier is on the undercard in October, taking his 12-0 record against Roy Nelson. Cormier has fought just once in the UFC, topping Frank Mir in April. But he topped Silva in a [...]
2013-08-11 06:24:20 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Ever since Alistair Overeem took a vacation from his senses in his stunning defeat against Antonio “Big Foot” Silva, I have been wondering: “Why?” Obviously, he thought Silva was nothing but [...]
2013-08-12 15:42:05 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem made a statement in his UFC debut, earning a first round TKO victory over former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar in December 2011. The win made Overeem an automatic title [...]
2013-08-12 23:59:40 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem had finally made his way to the UFC, where he could become the best fighter in the world. He was given a title eliminator fight in his debut in the biggest organization in the [...]
2013-08-12 14:05:05 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Matt Hughes had great success against BJ Penn in their second match with elbows to the body from guard, as did Antonio Rogerio Nogueira against Tito Ortiz. Quinton Jackson used fantastic elbows to [...]
2013-08-12 13:35:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is calling a knockout by his fellow Brazilian countryman, Mauricio Rua , against American rival Chael Sonnen at Saturday's UFC Fight Night 26 .  After that, Little Nog [...]
2013-08-12 02:08:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is calling a knockout by his fellow Brazilian countryman, Mauricio Rua, against American rival Chael Sonnen at Saturday's UFC Fight Night 26. After that, Little Nog has [...]
2013-08-12 01:45:28 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Ever since Alistair Overeem took a vacation from his senses in his stunning defeat against Antonio “Big Foot” Silva, I have been wondering: “Why?” Obviously, he thought Silva was nothing but [...]
2013-08-13 16:59:50 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem will look to make a comeback from his loss to Antonio Silva, when he steps in to the octagon at UFC on FS1: Boston to face Travis Browne. The Reem has been the subject of much [...]
2013-08-13 18:18:11 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Ever since he defeated Brock Lesnar on Dec. 30, 2011, on what appeared to be the crowning night of his life, things have gone in the wrong direction for Alistair Overeem. On March 27, 2012, the day [...]
2013-08-13 20:00:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The Sonnen-Rua pairing initially came about by chance, when Antonio Rogerio Nogueira was forced to withdraw from a UFC 161 showdown with “Shogun” after Nogueira suffered a herniated disk. [...]
2013-08-13 04:41:48 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
This week we will be taking a closer look at the UFC Fight Night 26 main event, with former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua taking on the three time contender Chael Sonnen. .... [...]
2013-08-13 00:53:56 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Overeem is coming off a vicious KO loss against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in his last outing. He's in a different situation than Rua going into this fight. At least he's [...]
2013-08-13 12:32:24 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
... the powerful Dutch kick-boxer to bulk up to Herculean levels. Success soon followed, as the 2010 K1 Grand Prix champion shot up the heavyweight rankings by defeating names such as Mark Hunt, [...]
2013-08-13 16:17:58 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Travis Browne rebounded from his only professional loss, to Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, with an impressive KO over Gabriel Gonzaga at The Ultimate Fighter 17 finale. The win moved his record to 14-1-1, [...]
2013-08-13 10:06:40 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
It's the start of a new era. Or the continuation of the older era. Or perhaps even an era where you can no longer catch free fights on your satellite or cable provider. The beginning of Fox [...]
2013-08-13 05:09:04 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
As the UFC prepares for its debut on FOX Sports 1, check out 50 pre-fight facts going into Saturday's "UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs. Sonnen" event.
2013-08-13 19:09:42 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Overeem will compete in his 50th professional MMA bout. Overeem enters the event on the heels of his first defeat since September 2007, a knockout loss to Antonio Silva at UFC 156 in February. At [...]
2013-08-13 18:53:01 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem will take on Travis Browne this Saturday night (Aug. 17, 2013) when Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) makes it FOX Sports 1 network debut live from TD Bank Garden in Boston, [...]
2013-08-13 03:03:22 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
COMMENTARY | The Ultimate Fighting Championship will move to its new home on Aug. 17 for the inaugural UFC on Fox Sports 1 fight card. The event -- which is arguably the most stacked card so far in [...]
2013-08-13 00:30:15 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
For the last two years, Cain Velasquez has lost the UFC heavyweight belt, regained it and defended it — all against the same two rivals. Coming off a win in May against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva [...]
2013-08-13 20:36:35 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Following his third round knockout at the hands of Antonio Bigfoot Silva, Alistair Overeem returns to action this weekend when he takes on Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night. Overeem has collected [...]
2013-08-14 03:16:04 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON -- Alistair Overeem was asked Wednesday if maybe he lost his focus during his UFC 156 fight against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. Overeem, after all, controlled the first two rounds of the fight [...]
2013-08-14 22:37:51 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON -- Alistair Overeem was asked Wednesday if maybe he lost his focus during his UFC 156 fight against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. Overeem, after all, controlled the first two rounds of the fight [...]
2013-08-14 22:31:28 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem hopes to rebound from a knockout loss to Antonio Silva at UFC 156 when he faces Travis Browne on Aug. 17 at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston. The former [...]
2013-08-14 20:23:50 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem hopes to rebound from a knockout loss to Antonio Silva at UFC 156 when he faces Travis Browne on Aug. 17 at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston.
2013-08-14 20:11:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The most recent came in his fight against Fabricio Werdum in June, and while he's currently trying to heal up, he's eying a return to the cage this December at UFC 168. Nogueira's [...]
2013-08-14 20:18:15 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
What did you think of Overeem's last performance, a knockout loss to Antonio Silva at UFC 156? Browne: From what I remember of the fight, he was winning pretty handily. He was ahead both [...]
2013-08-14 13:03:03 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Travis Browne rebounded from his only professional loss, to Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, with an impressive KO over Gabriel Gonzaga at The Ultimate Fighter 17 finale. The win moved his record to 14-1-1, [...]
2013-08-14 14:32:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The heavyweight is coming off a tough loss to Antonio Silva. He admitted that he was looking too far ahead in that fight and is focused on the right things now. Yeah, maybe my mind was dwelling on [...]
2013-08-14 23:00:28 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
It should be noted that this clash of heavyweight titans is not the main event. After crushing Brock Lesnar, Overeem was one win away from a title shot. But after beating up Antonio Silva for two [...]
2013-08-14 23:02:34 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is quick to note that Chael Sonnen has been respectful to him in the buildup to their headliner at this weekend's UFC Fight Night 26 event. 
2013-08-14 18:39:10 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON – Alistair Overeem knew the questions were coming. It had been nearly six years since "The Demolition Man" had been asked about bouncing back from a loss, but he grinned as best he could [...]
2013-08-14 22:54:48 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The talented young knockout artist suffered his first loss in nearly four years when he was submitted by interim champion Renan Barao at UFC on Fuel TV 7 in February. "Mayday" is considered by many [...]
2013-08-14 14:32:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
With less than four days left before the official launch of Fox Sports 1, MMA fans are left a bit bewildered as to the specifics of UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs. Sonnen. Sure, the UFC is [...]
2013-08-14 04:39:35 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Can Chael Sonnen score one notable light heavyweight victory before departing back to middleweight? That's one question to consider. The other is does it even matter. If there's one thing [...]
2013-08-14 14:38:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON – Alistair Overeem knew the questions were coming, and he stood there, answering them, as patiently as possible. It had been nearly six years since "The Demolition Man" had been asked about [...]
2013-08-14 22:50:45 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
After going 12 straight bouts without a defeat, "Demolition Man" was paired off against fellow Strikeforce import Antonio Silva at UFC 156, with a crack at reigning 265-pound champion Cain Velasquez [...]
2013-08-15 16:33:08 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Werdum (17-5-1) has won his three fights in the UFC since returning to the organization in February 2012, defeating Roy Nelson, Mike Russow and former champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. The [...]
2013-08-15 10:04:17 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Overeem is coming off an upset loss to Antonio Silva last February, while Browne lost to "Bigfoot" back in October of 2012. Since then, however, Browne has picked up a knockout victory over Gabriel [...]
2013-08-15 22:40:13 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 26: "Shogun vs. Sonnen" mixed martial arts (MMA) fight card that is set to take place at TD Bank Garden in Boston, [...]
2013-08-15 02:04:46 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He now sits behind Junior dos Santos, Fabricio Werdum and Daniel Cormier in the heavyweight contender pecking order. An impressive win Saturday night over Browne, however, is sure to get Overeem [...]
2013-08-15 22:00:09 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
I guess I make him fight the winner of the fight between Michael McDonald and Brad Pickett, and then hope that the title situation is clearer at that time. ERIC HOBAUGH , MMATORCH CONTRIBUTOR Faber [...]
2013-08-15 00:26:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Thiago Silva told MMAFighting.com on Thursday that he accepted an offer from the UFC to take on Matt Hamill in Barueri, Sao Paulo, pending only the signing of the contract to make it official. "I [...]
2013-08-15 19:03:27 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Obviously, Browne has a lot to gain with a victory at UFC on Fox Sports 1, but he'll have his work cut out for him. Travis' striking has been his bread and butter over the years, with a [...]
2013-08-15 16:36:05 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Two fighters that are looking to jockey themselves into championship opportunities will collide at UFC Fight Night 26 when Brad Pickett squares-off with recent title challenger Michael McDonald. [...]
2013-08-15 15:35:15 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Chael Sonnen is a good man to have on speed dial if you're Dana White or Joe Silva. "The American Gangster" says he's always ready and in shape to fill in for an injured fighter, especially [...]
2013-08-15 22:04:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
These lead to a very strong guard pass that Fabricio Werdum used on Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. (Gif). To break that pass down, here is Gracie Barra competitor and BJJ coach of UFC Lightweight Rafael [...]
2013-08-15 14:03:20 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
"The Demolition Man" then mistakenly underestimated Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in their co-main event tilt at UFC 156, a miscue that cost him his first KO loss since 2007. After dominating the first [...]
2013-08-15 12:26:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair "Demolition Man" Overeem and Travis "Hapa" Browne will square off in a battle of Heavyweight sluggers at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston, Mass., this weekend (Sat., Aug. 17, 2013). The bout [...]
2013-08-15 23:09:37 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Heavyweight title contender hopeful, Alistair Overeem, who will attempt to rebound from a devastating knockout loss to Antonio Silva, as well as his co-main opponent Travis Browne, were also on hand [...]
2013-08-15 02:32:35 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC Fight Night 29 card is growing fast, and the first Brazil vs. Brazil bout of the night has been set. Hacran Dias and Rodrigo Damm , who both desperately need a win in the UFC, will meet in a [...]
2013-08-15 02:53:42 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Lombard rebounded with a stellar knockout win over veteran Rousimar Palhares, but returned to simply searching for a one-punch knockout in a split decision loss to Yushin Okami in March. Lombard has [...]
2013-08-16 23:43:03 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem hopes to rebound from a knockout loss to Antonio Silva at UFC 156 when he faces Travis Browne on Aug. 17 at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston. The former Strikeforce [...]
2013-08-16 14:41:09 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The UFC will make its debut on Fox Sports 1 on Saturday with a really fun card. What will we learn from these fights? Read on. Does Chael Sonnen have any business fighting at light heavyweight? [...]
2013-08-16 13:10:41 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Has Alistair Overeem recovered from being knocked out by Antonio Silva? When "Big Foot" knocked out Overeem in February, it was the first time he had suffered a knockout since 2007. Returning from a [...]
2013-08-16 19:56:25 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON -- Former top middleweight contender Chael Sonnen and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua made weight Friday for their light heavyweight showdown in the UFC Fight Night 26 main event. Both Sonnen, [...]
2013-08-16 21:25:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Overeem can look like a monster like when he destroyed Brock Lesnar in his first UFC fight. He can also look lackadaisical and like he's going through the motions. Go back and watch his fight [...]
2013-08-16 23:54:32 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON – MMAjunkie.com was on scene for today's official fighter weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 26, where all 26 fighters successfully made weight for Saturday's card. Check out our [...]
2013-08-16 23:09:44 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem (36-12 MMA, 1-1 UFC) returns following a shocking upset knockout loss to Antonio Silva in a February title eliminator and tries to get back into the [...]
2013-08-16 23:04:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
And so on Saturday, the first ever UFC Fight Night (26) will be on the new network and will feature a headline scrap between Chael Sonnen and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua from the TD Bank Center in [...]
2013-08-16 20:06:51 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Even though his UFC Fight Night 26 opponent Alistair Overeem has been competing in mixed martial arts (MMA) 10 years longer, as well as holds 33 more fights under his belt, Travis Browne declared [...]
2013-08-16 18:32:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Browne has won five of seven fights under the UFC banner, last defeating Gabriel Gonzaga at the UFC Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale. Overeem will be looking to rebound from his first loss in over five [...]
2013-08-16 22:21:04 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON – In October, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and former titleholder Junior dos Santos meet in their rubber match to decide who's the better man in the octagon.
2013-08-16 12:24:25 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Following his loss to Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC 156 and with persistent questions about performance-enhancing drugs hovering overhead, a victory over the 6'7” Hawaiian known as [...]
2013-08-17 17:50:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
An important Heavyweight clash will act as the co-main event of this weekend's UFC Fight Night on Fox Sports 1 in Boston. Alistair Overeem will be making his Octagon return when he tangles with [...]
2013-08-17 00:25:40 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON – A colossus like Alistair Overeem would have a hard time sneaking into an event, but in Beantown he seems to be doing just that. With all the talk going to the launch of Fox Sports 1 and [...]
2013-08-17 12:05:44 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Browne has been very good on most occasions, but he lacks experience against top guys, while Overeem has been in big fight after big fight in the UFC. Yes, Silva was believed to be a sacrificial [...]
2013-08-17 00:21:49 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Overeem, once a top contender, is coming off a loss to Antonio Silva. Meanwhile, Browne, who also lost to Silva, got back on track with a win over Gabriel Gonzaga. Both heavyweights find themselves [...]
2013-08-17 19:20:29 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem and Travis Browne will square off in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 26, which will air live tonight on the brand new Fox Sports 1 network at Boston's TD Garden. The [...]
2013-08-17 18:20:30 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He seemingly got a cookie in the form of Antonio Silva for his comeback from the drug suspension. Many fans said this was a tuneup fight for a shot at Cain Velasquez's title. Overeem was the [...]
2013-08-17 15:26:25 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem (-220) vs. Travis Browne (+200) Overeem (36-12, 1 NC) is the former Strikeforce heavyweight champion and was well on his way to fighting for the UFC belt until [...]
2013-08-17 16:58:35 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The other factor that makes this a a great value is that McDonald is facing Brad Pickett, a top 10 bantamweight who was recently on the receiving end of a vicious beatdown courtesy of counter [...]
2013-08-17 00:37:20 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
With the launch of Fox Sports 1, there is both great expectations and no expectations at all. The launch of the channel is an important moment in sports media and television broadcast history, but [...]
2013-08-17 16:07:57 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
FOX launches their new sports network tomorrow, and the main attraction for the first day of the “Fox Sports 1” channel will be the UFC. The Octagon takes center stage as all the preliminary [...]
2013-08-17 04:28:13 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
He was effectively benched for a year after failing a pre-fight drug test that scratched a title fight at UFC 146 with now-former champ Junior dos Santos, and in his return appearance, Antonio [...]
2013-08-17 16:06:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem can get back on track with a win over Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 26, but he'll need more than that to earn a crack at the UFC heavyweight champion. Considering [...]
2013-08-18 00:36:01 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The problem is the person he'd likely face (Renan Barao) has already beaten him handily, which is why the UFC is in a tough spot with Faber. Putting Faber up against Barao would be a tough draw, [...]
2013-08-18 16:49:34 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem entered the UFC with quite a bit of hype surrounding him. The UFC did its part by trying to put "The Reem" into a title shot as best it could. Unfortunately for the company and [...]
2013-08-18 17:38:58 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Chael Sonnen returns in a familiar main event slot to take on UFC legend Mauricio (Shogun) Rua on Saturday at UFC Fight Night, from the TD Garden in Boston.
2013-08-18 00:59:20 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Chael Sonnen returns in a familiar main event slot to take on UFC legend Mauricio (Shogun) Rua on Saturday at UFC Fight Night, from the TD Garden in Boston.
2013-08-18 00:53:29 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
During the year-and-a-half he jawed at "The Spider," he took shots at numerous well-regarded teammates and former teammates, including both Belfort and Machida, as well as other random fighters such [...]
2013-08-18 18:12:17 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
BOSTON -- Former top middleweight contender Chael Sonnen and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua made weight Friday for their light heavyweight showdown in the UFC Fight Night 26 main event. Both Sonnen, who will [...]
2013-08-18 02:55:53 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC Fight Night 26 kicked off Fox Sports 1 in grand fashion. Ten fights were featured on the new 24-hour sports network, and the show delivered on virtually all fronts. Chael Sonnen got back on the [...]
2013-08-18 20:40:23 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The UFC makes its long-anticipated debut on Fox Sports 1 on Saturday, Aug. 17 at TD Garden in Boston. A light heavyweight bout between Chael Sonnen (27-13-1) and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua (21-7) [...]
2013-08-18 02:09:41 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Alistair Overeem entered the UFC with quite a bit of hype surrounding him. The UFC did its part by trying to put "The Reem " into a title shot as best it could. Unfortunately for the company and [...]
2013-08-18 18:39:42 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Travis Browne put the rest of the heavyweight division on notice with a huge first-round TKO win over Alistair Overeem in the co-main event of Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 26 card at the TD [...]
2013-08-18 02:38:03 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Yamasaki, refereeing Browne's bout with Alistair Overeem, gave the Hawaiian lots of time to recover when Browne was in trouble in the first round. And Browne took advantage of that opportunity [...]
2013-08-18 02:29:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
We all know about Alistair Overeem and where he's at. Travis Browne is the one who needs the expository dialogue here. Browne overcame some major hurdles early on in his UFC career. In his [...]
2013-08-18 03:06:52 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The first came to Antonio Silva at UFC 156, the second just last Saturday night to Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston. Very few would have thought it possible when he rode a wave of [...]
2013-08-19 13:00:39 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The UFC's highly anticipated UFC on FOX Sports 1 debut was a tremendous success. Now, following UFC Fight Night 26, it's time to look forward, put on a pair of Joe Silva's (and Sean [...]
2013-08-19 16:24:08 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
If you subtract Browne's knockout loss to Antonio Silva from his record – a fight where he suffered a bad leg injury before being finished – "Hapa" has put together a [...]
2013-08-19 16:17:27 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Of course, Fabricio Werdun makes sense or even a stay busy fight with Stipe Miocic, you know, for the fans. ERIC HOBAUGH, MMATORCH CONTRIBUTOR Chael Sonnen will fight Wanderlei Silva and that makes [...]
2013-08-19 20:45:06 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
With interim bantamweight champion Renan Barao set to face Eddie Wineland in September at UFC 165 and champion Dominick Cruz not expected to return until February, the Sacramento native will have no [...]
2013-08-19 13:28:30 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
His first win since a title loss to Renan Barão in 2013, the youngster showed experience and composure in getting his shared “Submission of the Night” bonus. Finally, Michael Johnson joined the [...]
2013-08-19 18:10:14 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Travis Browne has caused another reorganization of the UFC heavyweight rankings. With his come-from-behind knockout of Alistair Overeem at UFC Fight Night 26 , Browne is now a serious contender in [...]
2013-08-19 14:38:37 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Chael Sonnen wasn't going leave the 205-pound division without making some kind of impression. After being dominated by champion Jon Jones, Sonnen met Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in the main event of [...]
2013-08-19 22:39:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Well if the UFC doesn't cut him, he is going to have a long road to redemption. The UFC should not cut him, though. Overeem still has a lot left in the tank, and his road to redemption must [...]
2013-08-19 16:12:49 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
This past Saturday, Alistair Overeem suffered his second loss in a row at the feet and hands of Travis Browne on UFC on Fox Sports 1 at TD Garden in Boston. The fight, which ended at 4:08 of the [...]
2013-08-20 07:46:09 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Stipe Miocic. In 2007, Alistair Overeem was a respected but not upper echelon light heavyweight who had lost four of his last five fights. When Pride closed its doors, Overeem elected to move up to [...]
2013-08-20 21:13:20 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Todd Martin takes you around the MMA weight classes with his picks for the top 10 in each division.
2013-08-20 22:47:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Veteran readers of MMAFighting.com know the drill by now with the MMA Roundtable: We keep one eye on the past and another on the future, all while keeping NSA-like surveillance on breaking news. A [...]
2013-08-21 18:22:50 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Veteran readers of MMAFighting.com know the drill by now with the MMA Roundtable: We keep one eye on the past and another on the future, all while keeping NSA-like surveillance on breaking news. A [...]
2013-08-21 18:05:04 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Gegard Mousasi and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira are other guys who are not immediately thought of when submissions are talked, but they combine for 17 of them. "The Dream Catcher" has tapped Mike Kyle, [...]
2013-08-21 22:31:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
"The Reem" came into the UFC on a 10-fight win steak, besting top talent Fabricio Werdum and other game opponents like Mark Hunt and Todd Duffee. His first Octagon assignment came against former UFC [...]
2013-08-21 17:18:41 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
A look at the October 19th mega-PPV in Houston, Texas, which features Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos squaring off for the UFC Heavyweight Championship for a 3rd time in as many years. Tweet [...]
2013-08-21 23:01:48 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Rare is there agreement across the board like there was for the top six spots in the current SB Nation heavyweight poll. Since we last checked in, Fabricio Werdum and Travis Browne solidified their [...]
2013-08-22 16:08:44 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
This week's Twitter Mailbag does its best to unpack some of the action from this past weekend's UFC Fight Night 26 event while also taking time to wonder what will become of Bellator [...]
2013-08-22 20:39:36 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
There's the UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, but who's left after that? Velasquez is about to rematch with the No. 1 contender Junior dos Santos, a guy he annihilated the last time [...]
2013-08-22 13:56:51 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
411's Jon Butterfield concludes his three-part look at Anderson Silva with the legendary fighter's UFC career including his fights with Rich Franklin, Dan Henderson, Chael Sonnen, Chris [...]
2013-08-23 04:21:37 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Overeem is capable of dominating Travis Browne for a couple of minutes and getting the better of "Bigfoot" Silva for two full rounds. But both of those guys, who reside in the middle of the big-boy [...]
2013-08-23 18:45:58 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
To its cadre of elite fighters, the UFC is a generous employer—lavishing numerous bonuses on fight night and buying cars for its champions. If you make it in the UFC, it’s true, you’ll never [...]
2013-08-24 04:08:42 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva made a killing from his knockout of Alistair Overeem in February. Not only did he win the $50,000 “Knockout of the Night” bonus from the UFC, but he also collected [...]
2013-08-24 00:50:24 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
EnergySolutions Arena Vice President Mark Powell says UFC originally pitched a Saturday pay-per-view card headlined by legend Anderson Silva, and that die-hard fans may have felt cheated by a Versus [...]
2013-08-24 19:22:25 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The man in the #4 spot is the man to give him his only defeat – Bigfoot Silva – and we can expect him to have to get through him on his way toward a title shot. Shogun Rua vs Chael Sonnen * 58: [...]
2013-08-24 17:29:50 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
While there are several interesting angles regarding Frank Mir's upcoming UFC 164 tilt with Josh Barnett, including the fact they're two of the sport's most experienced heavyweights, [...]
2013-08-25 12:13:40 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
The UFC returns to the Midwest on Wednesday as "UFC Fight Night 27: Condit vs. Kampmann 2" takes place from Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Sink your teeth into 40 pre-fight facts about the [...]
2013-08-25 21:24:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
For the first time since Fabricio Werdum faced Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC on FUEL TV 10 earlier this year, a non-title rematch will headline an event as ranked welterweights Carlos Condit and [...]
2013-08-25 21:02:01 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Although he repeatedly declined to answer questions about Wanderlei Silva, Chael Sonnen appears to have moved on from a showdown with the Brazilian former champ. That, or "The American Gangster" [...]
2013-08-26 20:27:58 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
"I know (Antonio Rogerio) 'Lil Nog' (Nogueira) is going to fight with 'Shogun,' so he's off the table, and the real side of it, too, is that I just got done," he said. "I just [...]
2013-08-26 20:03:32 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
"I know [Antonio Rogerio] 'Lil Nog' [Nogueira] is going to fight with 'Shogun,' so he's off the table, and the real side of it, too, is that I just got done. I just got out of [...]
2013-08-27 19:11:40 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Unfortunately for the Dream veteran, it is likely that most UFC fans could not pick him out of a lineup, and it is probable that his recent, ill-fated Octagon return against Erick Silva served as [...]
2013-08-27 11:49:58 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Per MMA Junkie who spoke to Sonnen this weekend". "But as it stands right now, there's no opponent. "I know (Antonio Rogerio) 'Lil Nog' (Nogueira) is going to fight with [...]
2013-08-27 14:08:56 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
“I know (Antonio Rogerio) 'Lil Nog' (Nogueira) is going to fight with 'Shogun,' so he's off the table, and the real side of it, too, is that I just got done,” he said. “I [...]
2013-08-28 16:48:43 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Other notable names in the cast include UFC star Roy Nelson, Royce Gracie, Antonio Silva and famed kickboxing champion Don Wilson. Respected thespians Rutger Hauer and Michael Biehn also have roles [...]
2013-08-28 02:02:14 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Unfortunately for the Dream veteran, it is likely that most UFC fans could not pick him out of a lineup, and it is probable that his recent, ill-fated Octagon return against Erick Silva served as [...]
2013-08-28 16:28:07 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
After dispatching with Antonio Carvalho in quick fashion whilst sustaining no damage whatsoever in his previous fight, Elkins jumped at the chance to take on Mendes but unfortunately for him, things [...]
2013-08-28 12:01:40 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Davis has beaten Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Alexander Gustafsson, and Machida, all of whom are currently in the UFC's top 10 rankings. He's more likely to be competitive against Sonnen than [...]
2013-08-29 14:34:33 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Davis doesn't have a rabid fan base like Wandy, but he does sport a "Wonderful" record of 12-1, with wins over Alexander Gustafsson, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Lyoto Machida. Sonnen, [...]
2013-08-29 14:31:27 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby deserve a pat on the back for the UFC 164 card they assembled. The promotion can sometimes go months without putting on as many evenly matched fights as it [...]
2013-08-29 20:45:11 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
When he returned, Overeem was expected to march over Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and earn a heavyweight title fight. That did not happen. Silva famously knocked Overeem out at UFC 156 earlier this year. [...]
2013-08-30 17:41:13 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
MMA refs are arguably the most scrutinized of all sports, in fact, you were put on the spot by UFC commentator Joe Rogan after the controversial fight between Erik Silva and Carlo Prater at UFC 142. [...]
2013-08-30 18:29:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
Sitting inside his suite at the MGM Grand the morning after stopping Randy Couture to become the youngest heavyweight champion in UFC history, anything seemed possible for Josh Barnett. "I hope in [...]
2013-08-30 12:40:38 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more
Antonio Silva
31, 2013). The promotion will look to shake off the criticism stemming from its rather dull UFC 163 event and have brought forth an outstanding fight card, with the main event comprising a rematch [...]
2013-08-30 22:03:46 UTC (4 years ago) - Read more