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The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Minneapolis this Friday for an all-action card at the Target Center, which will be broadcast on FX at 8pm ET/PT, immediately before an all-new episode of The Ultimate Fighter Fridays airs.
Following on from last Saturday’s heavyweight thriller, which saw Stefan Struve knock out Stipe Miocic, two other top heavyweight contenders collide as undefeated Travis Browne takes on Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
The 6ft 7inch, 250lbs-plus Browne has showed rapid improvements to both his striking and submission games, knocking out Struve and tapping Chad Griggs in two of his last three fights.
Meanwhile, “Bigfoot” has the opportunity to reassert himself at the top of the division with a victory and, able to match size with Browne, will be looking to unleash the devastating ground and pound which famously accounted for his win over Fedor Emelianenko.
In the co-main event, top welterweight contender Jake Ellenberger has a chance to avenge his ...
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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
The main event was a heavyweight showdown between Stefan Struve and Stipe Miocic.
Struve put the first loss on Miocic’s record, by finishing him by TKO in the second round. With that win Struve hopes to put himself into the upper echelon of the heavyweight division.
Check out the video highlights below.
Video: UFC on FUEL TV 5: Struve sinks Miocic
(Photo by Martin McNeil via SB Nation)
Travis Browne is a physical specimen – Standing six-foot-seven and 255-pounds the Hawaiian export is a large man, yet he moves like his counterparts several weight classes south.
The unbeaten Greg Jackson-trained fighter really broke through in his run with the Ultimate Fighting Championship with a pair of explosive knockouts. First he blew the doors off of James McSweeney, and...
Stefan Struve put the first blemish on Stipe Miocic’s 9-1 record on Saturday with a smashing 2nd round TKO over the previously unbeaten heavyweight. After getting out landed and losing the first round of the match, Struve was able to rally back in the second by elevating his output and aggression from outside the pocket. [...]
Since fans were blessed to see an awesome heavyweight main event and spectacular finish last weekend with UFC on Fuel TV: Struve vs. Miocic, the gang at Zuffa has decided to treat the minions again with another heavyweight main event happening this Friday night in Minneapolis, MN as UFC on FX: Browne vs. Silva will [...]
Former Strikeforce heavyweight stand out, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, is preparing himself physically and mentally for a heavyweight showdown on UFC on FX 5 against Travis Browne.
UFC on FX 5 is schedule for Oct. 5 at the target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Bigfoot who usually towers over his opponents at 6'4 and weighting in at 285 pounds on fight night will...
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
Now that “UFC on FUEL TV 5” is officially a thing of the past, it’s full speed ahead with promoting Friday’s “UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot” event.
The freebie fight card features a five-round heavyweight shootout with Travis Browne (Pictured) and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. UFC 151 fallouts Jake Ellenberger and Jay Hieron will serve as the night’s co-main attraction...
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.
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A heavyweight showdown between Travis Browne (Pictured...
The official weigh-ins for “UFC on FX: Browne vs. Bigfoot” take place today inside Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis. Stream Thursday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 5PM ET/2PM PT.
The freebie fight card features a five-round heavyweight shootout with Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (Pictured) and Travis Browne. UFC 151 fallouts Jake Ellenberger and...
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.
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...
The fighters taking part in tomorrow’s UFC on FUEL TV 5 event will take to the scale today at the official fighter weigh-ins.
Today’s weigh-ins take place at the Target Center in Minneapolis.
The main event of UFC on FX 5 is a heavyweight showdown between Travis Browne and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. Also on the card is the return of Jay Hieron against Jake Ellenberger, as well...
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.