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Video: UFC on FUEL TV: Highlights - UFC 153Switch out Maia for Shogun and Rio had themselves a repeat of last year's famous Brazilian Trifecta of Doom. Check out the highlights above from last nights main and co-main event via MSN/FoxSports. Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado and Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva highlights are also attached for your viewing pleasure.
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Anderson Silva came to Brazil, he saw, and he dominated. Silva earned his sixteenth UFC win at UFC 153 with a brutal win over Stephan Bonnar. The strange main-event was every bit a mismatch inside the octagon as it was on paper.
When UFC President Dana White put this fight together, he is giving the folks a fight that could have epic proportions. In Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva, the reigning Middleweight Champion and the best pound for pound fighter in the world today, you have an unparalleled fighter. Stephan ‘American Psycho’ Bonnar you have a true warrior who can fight with anyone. He does not...
Last night at UFC 153, a highly anticipated welterweight showdown took place at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil between rising star Erick Silva against the battle-proven welterweight...
The dust has settled and once again UFC fans were treated to a highly entertaining night of fights. A main card that featured six bouts completely delivered in every fight. Five out of six fights on the main card ended without the need for the judge’s scorecards.
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)...
UFC 153 took place last night at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Check out the post fight reactions to all the main card winners including Anderson Silva, who continues to show why he is considered the number one pound for pound fighter in the world.
A big thanks to Ariel Helwani of Fuel TV and mmafighting.com for the great interviews.
Last night at UFC 153, current UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva once again made UFC history by becoming the first fighter to ever truly finish tough light-heavyweight veteran Stephan...
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Main Card PPV (10 PM ET)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Anderson Silva (-1000) vs. Stephan Bonnar (+600)• Heavyweight Bout: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (-300) vs. Dave Herman (+230)
• Light Heavyweight Bout: Glover...
Remember when Demian Maia first entered the UFC's middleweight division? How could you forget. He submitted the first five men that the company locked him in the cage with. The crafty Brazilian even took home four submission of the night bonus checks for his work. Sprinkle in four losses and four decision victories later and you have a fighter who would look to get back to his...
Three legends. Three up-and-comers. The UFC 153 talent pool promises an unforgettable night from the biggest stars of the present and future.
At UFC 153, Anderson Silva and Stephan Bonnar will do battle in the main event. The co-main event fans will be treated to a heavyweight showdown between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Dave Herman. Also on the card is Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio...
$70,000 bonuses were handed out to the following fighters for their outstanding performances inside of Rio de Janeiro's HSBC Arena.
• Fight of the Night - Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva
• Submission of the Night - Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
• Knockout of the Night - Rony Marinao Bezerra
Watch the presser in full after the jump.