Found October 04, 2012 on
6'7" 250 lbs (Heavyweight)
78" reach, Orthodox
July 17, 1982
13-0-1 (UFC: 4-0-1)
3 straight wins
Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
VFC Heavyweight Champion: 2010 (no title defenses)
Gladiator Challenge Heavyweight Champion: 2010 (no title defenses)
- great athlete - former college basketball player
- great size (6'7") and reach (78")
- very well coached (Team Jackson-Winklejohn)
- knockout power with his hands and feet
- decent submission game
- finishes fights
- good clinch & ground striker
- great at passing guard
- superb at landing takedowns
- has never been taking down
- old given his level of experience
- hasn't fought many top level fighters yet
- questionable cardio
- very inaccurate strike...
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Had an unlucky weekend given what took place at UFC on FUEL TV 5? No worries, because the Octagon comes storming back this Friday with a whole new set of investment options for “UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot.”
A heavyweight shootout between Travis Browne (Pictured) and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva headlines the show. Browne is a pegged as more than a 2-to-1 odds-on favorite to...
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“UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot” takes place Friday inside Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. As customary with nearly every sporting event, there are betting lines involved.
The card showcases a heavyweight...
Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will enjoy a 20 lbs weight advantage when he collides with 6ft 7inch heavyweight Travis Browne tomorrow night on the stacked UFC on FX card from the Target Center, Minneapolis. The 6ft 4inch “Bigfoot” used every available pound, hitting the uppermost heavyweight limit of 266 lbs for tomorrow’s five round main
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...
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The official weigh-ins for UFC on FX 5 takes place on Thursday, October 4th from the Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis. The weigh-ins are free and open to the public. The doors will open at 4:00 pm ET and the weigh-ins will kick-off at approximately 5:00pm ET.
You can watch the weigh-ins live in the video below.
UFC on FX 5 – Main Card
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Times have been tough lately for Antonio Silva, who is currently on a two-fight skid under the ZUFFA umbrella.
After getting knocked out in the first round by Daniel Cormier in the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix back in 2011, “Bigfoot” was brought into the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ranks to test his skills against former champion, Cain Velasquez at UFC 146.