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Reality may be starting to set in within the UFC regarding the often hyped and never delivered Anderson Silva vs. GSP Super Fight. Dana White is no longer promising the fight and he is putting all of the blame on Georges St-Pierre.
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Chris Weidman claimed the UFC middleweight title by knocking out Anderson Silva at UFC 162. Read about the upset win.
Chris Weidman knocked out a very talkative Anderson Silva at UFC 162, and no one will say that Silva didn’t deserve it. Silva, for some reason, took to jawing at his opponent for no reason after the first round. And as Karma would have it, the below happened. We collected some of the best reactions from Twitter following the surprise knock out.
WHERE IS YOUR BRAZILIAN GOD NOW...
Anderson Silva has been getting away with this crap for years, and now he’s finally paid for it with his title.
Somebody other than Anderson Silva possesses the UFC middleweight belt for the first time since 2006.
And Silva has only himself to blame.
Chris Weidman took advantage of some of Silva’s usual showboating early in the second round to knock out the longtime champ. A...
Have you ever fallen asleep behind the wheel? How about doing it in the middle of the day near Las Vegas Blvd. while UFC president Dana White (pictured) blares his horn at you?
Well, some dead tired guy did it minutes before the UFC 161 weigh-ins and White captured it all on video. He actually fell asleep twice before reaching the stop light.
To the guy’s credit, he kept his...
What we all thought was damn near impossible has finally happened. After a dominant opening round, longtime middleweight champ Anderson Silva let down his guard and was knocked out in spectacular fashion by the undefeated challenger. The historic loss is Anderson’s first in the UFC and ends a long era of dominance over the middleweight division that saw him defend his title 10...
Chael Sonnen interviewed his Octagon nemesis and BBQ partner on last night's episode of UFC Tonight and--guess what--5 minutes and 23 seconds of hilarity ensued. Tune in above to watch UFC 162 headliner Anderson Silva snub Georges St-Pierre, contemplate retirement, and consider a trilogy fight against the Gangster From West Linn.
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Dana White announced at the post-fight press conference at UFC 162 that the UFC finalized the dates for the final four PPV's of the year. Following the format of Canelo Alvarez vs. Floyd Mayweather they'll also be doing a multi-city press tour starting July 29th.
The tour will visit Houston, Chicago, Dallas, Las Vegas, the Oakland/San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, New...
After watching middleweight king Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman (pictured) touch lips at Friday’s weigh-ins – BTW, Weidman clarified that it’s only kissing if you pucker up – who isn’t pumped to watch UFC 162?
Obviously, Silva will be entering the Octagon as the odds-on favorite. However, “The Spider’s” line has been dipping quite a bit.
As of right now, Silva is...
First off, Happy Fourth of July! Secondly, how can you recoup some of the money you spent on fireworks, food and alcohol?
The Gambling Gods know all about investment options and are more than willing to offer financial assistance (or hindrance).
Frankie Edgar (pictured) is a 5.5-to-1 odds-on favorite to snap his three-fight losing skid when he fights Charles Oliveira, who checks...
The official weigh-ins for “UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman” take place today inside MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Stream Friday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT.
Please click HERE for the official weigh-in results.
Chris Weidman (pictured) challenges reigning middleweight king Anderson Silva for his crown in Saturday’s featured attraction...
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman” event will be tipping the scale today inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
Middleweight champion Anderson Silva (pictured...