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UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot goes down this Friday from the Target Center in Minneapolis, MN. The event is headlined by a heavyweight fight between Travis Browne and Antonio Silva and also features an undercard full of interesting match ups including a welterweight rematch between Jake Ellenberger and Jay Hieron as well as a flyweight contenders elimination bout between John Dodson and UFC debutant Jussier Da Silva.
With the top two bouts of Browne vs. Silva, Ellenberger vs. Hieron and Dodson vs. Da Silva coming at significant points in each man’s career, we break down what a win on Oct. 5 means for the six men carrying the UFC on FX 5 fight card.
Undefeated Travis Browne benefitted from being pulled off the UFC on FOX 4 card in August as he now headlines a UFC event for the first time in his career. A win over Antonio Silva does a lot for a fighter’s career, or at least it has for Silva’s last two opponents. Daniel Cormier’s first round knockout of the Brazilian ad...
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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...
Travis Browne doesn’t have to worry about a weight cut, dude fights at heavyweight. Above he’s having dinner with Grag Jackson and his team the night before weigh-ins.
Travis Browne Hangs With Jared Allen
Bigfoot Takes A Nap In An Ice Bath
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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...
In mixed martial arts there are big wins, and then there are gigantic wins. Antonio Silva’s last big win falls into the second category.
“Big Foot” has been on the radar since he tore “Cabbage” Correira to shreds in 2007. Over the next four years that followed he tasted defeat only once to submission ace Fabricio Werdum that earned him a slot in the eight-man field for...
Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva looks pretty loose heading into his fight tomorrow with Travis Browne at UFC on FX 5. Silva is begining to look normal to me lately, I think I need to get off the interweb asap.
Browne And Jackson Have Dinner
Bigfoot Takes A Nap In An Ice Bath
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
Travis Browne vs. Antonio Silva...
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
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...
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.
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot” event will be tipping the scale today inside Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 5PM ET/2PM PT.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
A heavyweight showdown between Travis Browne (Pictured...
The heavyweight hits keep on coming: undefeated Travis Browne will take on Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in Minneapolis, MN at UFC On FX 5. FUEL TV’s dynamic duo Jon Anik and Kenny Florian break down the main event.
Following tonight’s UFC on FX 5 main card keep it locked to MMASucka.com for the post-fight press conference.
Expected to meet with the media are UFC President Dana White, main event fighters Travis Browne and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, as well as other winners from the nights card.
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