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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.
Unfortunately, things didn’t get better for the massive Brazilian, as Cain steamrolled passed the heavy-handed striker en route to a very bloody first round technical knockout (TKO) victory.
That’s quite a downfall for a man who is one of only three people in the world than can say they have defeated perhaps the greatest heavyweight to ever compete in mixed martial arts (MMA), Fedor Emelianenko.
With his back against the wall and facing perhaps being cut from the UFC’s roster, Silva will take on undefeated (11-0-1) Travis Browne, this Friday, (Oct. 5, 2012) as the two big men headline UFC on FX 5: “Browne vs. Silv...
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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...
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...
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
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...
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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 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
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
Main Card (FX) Weight Class Winner Loser Method Round Time Notes Heavyweight Antonio Silva def. Travis Browne TKO (punches) 1 3:27 Welterweight Jake Ellenberger def. Jay Hieron Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Flyweight John Dodson def Jussier Formiga TKO (punches) 2 4:35 Note 1 Welterweight Justin Edwards def. Josh Neer Technical submission (guillotine [...]