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It was a big night for the man they call Bigfoot. Antonio Silva earned his first UFC victory, and walked away with the biggest paycheck at UFC on FX: Browne vs Bigfoot.
Before we go any further, we should note that the Minnesota Athletic Commission doesn't officially release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data for the event is official...
In the main event at UFC on FX 5, Travis Browne took on Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
Browne who was undefeated in his MMA career was looking to stake his claim as a top heavyweight with a win over Bigfoot. However, Silva had other plans.
Bigfoot staggered Browne early and handed “Hapa” his first MMA loss and gained his first UFC win.
Check out highlights from the fight below...
In the main event at UFC on FX 5 Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva notched an impressive technical knockout of the previously undefeated Travis Browne. Browne was active from the start but he suffered a knee injury on the first kick that he attempted. The injury limited his mobility and Silva was able to capitalize. The powerful Silva pressured Browne and dropped him with a devastating...
Blood poured out of Antonio Silva's forehead, all but blinding the Brazilian heavyweight.
It soon covered the mat and even Cain Velasquez, who earned a first-round TKO at UFC 146 in May. It was one of the bloodiest fights in UFC history, although -- as is often the case with cuts to the head -- the carnage didn't match the damage inflicted by one of Velasquez's elbows...
UFC on FX 5 takes place from the Target Center in Minneapolis on Friday, October 5th. Undefeated Travis Browne will square off against the powerful Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in the main event of the night.
Browne (13-0-1) will be looking to take another step up with heavyweight ladder with a win over Silva. Silva is out to halt the hype surrounding Browne while picking up his...
Tonight, starting 4:30 p.m EST, UFX on FX 5 takes place from the Target Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Headlining the card will be a 5 round heavyweight clash between the undefeated prospect Travis Browne and “Bigfoot” Antonio Silva.
MAIN CARD (FX 5pm PT/ 8pm ET)
Travis Browne vs. Antonio Silva
Jake Ellenberger vs. Jay Hieron
John Dodson vs. Jussier Formiga
Josh Neer vs. Justin...
Antonio Silva capitalizes on an injured Travis Browne.
Larry Pepe joins Fox Sports Tonight to preview Friday Night's upcoming fight between Antonio Silva and Travis Browne.
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