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Ed Soares believes Anderson Silva could be champion once again

Anderson Silva will return to the UFC’s Octagon in January at UFC 183 to take on Nick Diaz in what will most definitely be one of the most anticipated fights in the history of mixed martial arts.  Although the fight is still a long ways away, Silva’s manager Ed Soares was recently on Submission Radio to discuss Silva’s return to the Octagon, fighting Nick Diaz, and a potential...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 183: Anderson Silva Media Call (Full Audio)

The UFC held a media conference call for Anderson Silva on Friday to promote his upcoming fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on January 31st and you can listen to it in full below. During the call Silva said that his left leg is now “at 95% and improving” after being broken in a horrific injury at UFC 168 in December, and it’ll be 100% by the time he fights Diaz next year. Silva...
Via Fight Of The Night
26 days ago  |  Discuss

A Fan’s Privilege: Anderson Silva Returns Against Nick Diaz

What was once just a joke and a dream is now a reality. Anderson Silva will face Nick Diaz at UFC 183, Super Bowl weekend, on January 31, 2015. Dana White broke the news on ESPN’s SportsCenter and via Twitter. It’s a stylistic matchup that both fighters are sure to love and is the closest thing […] The post A Fan’s Privilege: Anderson Silva Returns Against Nick Diaz appeared...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
27 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC: Nick Diaz vs Anderson Silva, your not imagining things

Nick Diaz shadow boxing at open workouts the night before his UFC title fight against the welterweight champion. On July 24, 2014, fan favorite Nick Diaz came out of retirement to sign a three-fight contract with the UFC. It was the long awaited return of the 209 native, who took a year off of fighting after his welterweight title lose to George St. Pierre. With the buzz surrounding...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Favored Over Nick Diaz

Just seconds after the UFC announced former middleweight king Anderson Silva (pictured) would make his return from a devastating injury against Nick Diaz, most gambling degenerates (present company included) wondered what the betting lines would be. They’re both coming off consecutive losses and extended layoffs, so who gets the edge? Would Silva be favored because Diaz is entering...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Nick Diaz Could Get UFC Title Fight With Win Over Anderson Silva

Despite having lost two straight scraps – both of which were for the UFC welterweight title – and not appearing inside the octagon in 22 months when his highly-anticipated shootout with Anderson Silva goes down, UFC president Dana White claims Nick Diaz (pictured) is just one victory over a certain “Spider” away from earning another championship affair. “Absolutely,”...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Vs Nick Diaz Signed For UFC 183 In January

It’s official, a massive UFC match-up between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz will take place at UFC 183 on January 31st in Las Vegas. This scintillating showdown between two of the sports biggest stars has been rumored for a few months now since Silva’s camp indicated that Diaz was amongst a shortlist of fighters he was considering for his comeback fight. Silva has been out of...
Via Fight Of The Night
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva will return against Nick Diaz at UFC 183

On Tuesday, it was announced former UFC middleweight king Anderson Silva (pictured) will return to action exactly 13 months and three days after shattering his left shin against champion Chris Weidman. Silva meets Nick Diaz, who is also ending his extended hiatus, at UFC 183. The January 31 show will take place at a yet-to-be announced venue in Las Vegas. The bout will take place...
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva returns to sparring (Video)

When Anderson Silva snapped his left leg (breaking his left fibula and tibia) on Chris Weidman’s shin last December at UFC 168, many thought the record setting champion was finished. Less than six months later, the following video has surfaced of Silva training with a lot of focus on his leg, new rod and all. “The Spider” looks to be headed back to the Octagon sooner rather...
Via Fight Booth
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Did someone in Weidman's corner say 'good, f— him' after Silva broke his leg?

A video that’s starting to make the rounds on the ‘net seems to show that someone in Chris Weidman’s corner said “good, f— him” after Anderson Silva broke his leg in the second round of the fight between the two at UFC 168 on Saturday. [Video: Anderson Silva suffers broken leg against Chris Weidman] Weidman […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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