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Anders Silva not only offered to step up at the last minute and save UFC 151, he has actually done just that for UFC 153. Yet the man about to fight at 205 is still focused and determined to fight Georges St-Pierre, the 170 lb welterweight champion no matter what.
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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin sat down with Stephan Bonnar to give the challenger some advice on facing Anderson Silva at UFC 153 on Saturday in Brazil. Griffin was knocked out by Silva at UFC 101 in 2009, so he knew what to tell Bonnar. Ready for this hilarious list:- Don’t stand with him- Don’t try to punch him- Don’t kick him- Don’t try to submit...
It’s once again fight week, so it is only fitting a video promo is released to help hype “UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar.”While the card’s lineup does feature some big names, there isn’t much buzz surrounding Saturday’s pay-per-view broadcast – outside of the fact Anderson Silva (Pictured) will headline the festivities.However, most fans are having a tough time justifying...
Today's pre-fight presser for UFC 153 took place inside of the Windsor Barra Hotel in Rio. The dais consisted of main event stars Anderson Silva and Stephan Bonnar along with heavyweight co-main eventers Antonio Rodrigo Nogeuira and Dave Herman. Light Heavyweights Glove Teixeira and Fabio Maldonado were also in fielding questions. You can check out the full video after the break.
All the major players participating in Saturday’s “UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar” extravaganza will be hitting the podium today at Windsor Barra Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Stream Thursday’s pre-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 1PM ET/10AM PT.
UFC executive Marshall Zelaznik will join Anderson Silva (Pictured), Stephan Bonnar, Dave Herman...
Main Card PPV (10 PM ET)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Anderson Silva (202) vs. Stephan Bonnar (205)• Heavyweight Bout: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (243) vs. Dave Herman (244)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Glover Teixeira (204) vs. Fabio Maldonado (203)
• Welterweight Bout: Jon Fitch (170) vs. Erick Silva (169)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Phil Davis (206) vs. Wagner Prado (204)...
This weekend in Rio de Janiero, the UFC will hold its third Brazilian event of the year. More than half the fighters on the UFC 153 card - 15, to be exact - are Brazilians, including UFC legend and national hero Anderson Silva.
Along with the current middleweight champ Silva (who'll move up a division and fight Stephan Bonnar at light heavyweight), the night will include one...