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Phil Davis dominates Glover Teixeira, calls out Anderson Silva

Phil Davis knocked off another Brazilian and has another one on his mind next -- and it's not who you would think. Davis dominated Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) in a complete effort Saturday night at UFC 179 on Saturday night. Then, in his post-fight interview with Brian Stann, Davis called out Anderson Silva, the former UFC middleweight champion...
Via Fox Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fabio Maldonado wins by TKO, celebrates with Anderson Silva

It looked like it was going to be another uneventful fight until Fabio Maldonado --and then Anderson Silva -- saved the day. After being on the bottom the entire first round, Maldonado swept Hans Stringer in the second and landed vicious ground and pound to win by TKO at 4:06 of the second round Saturday at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro. Maldonado jumped on the Octagon to celebrate the...
Via Fox Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva wants to be as good of a movie actor as he is a UFC fighter

Look out Ronda Rousey. There's another UFC star fixing to join you in Hollywood. Anderson Silva said at a press conference last week that he's interested in doing more acting in movies and wants to be as successful in that as he has been in the UFC. That's quite the statement considering the former middleweight champion is the greatest UFC fighter of all time. "I...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva: Vitor Belfort is the most complete fighter at Middleweight

Former longtime UFC Middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva is set to make his long awaited return to the Octagon this January when he takes on Nick Diaz at UFC 183. With Silva’s return imminent, many want to know what the former Middleweight kingpin thinks of the current state of the division, and more specifically, the Middleweight title fight between Chris Weidman...
Via Fight Hub TV
7 days ago  |  Discuss

MMA fighter helps save 94-year-old neighbor after fall

Chris Weidman is being hailed as a hero after springing into action to help save his 94-year-old neighbor, whom he discovered in her driveway bleeding profusely. Weidman, the current UFC middleweight champion who is best known for beating Anderson Silva twice, was outside his Long Island, New York, home on Thursday morning and kept hearing...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Lorenzo Fertitta talks Anderson Silva’s return to the UFC (Video)

Many martial arts aficionados consider Anderson “The Spider” Silva the greatest mixed martial artist of all time. His reputation and aura of invincibility made it all that more difficult to swallow when Silva broke his leg in horrendous fashion at UFC 168 last December. More than a year later, on January 31st 2015, Silva will return to the Octagon to take on fan-favorite and...
Via Fight Hub TV
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Lorenzo Fertitta Discuss Anderson Silva’s Comeback

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta has offered his thoughts on Anderson Silva’s recovery and his upcoming comeback fight against Nick Diaz at UFC 183 in January, claiming that the former champion is more motivated than ever and has his eyes on getting his title back. “I was very excited to see what Anderson’s response was going to be,” Fertitta said of Silva’s desire to compete again...
Via Fight Of The Night
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Press Conference 1PM ET 10/14

Las Vegas, Nev. – Former UFC® middleweight champion Anderson Silva will host a press conference on Tuesday, October 14 at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT at the Copacabana Palace Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to discuss his highly anticipated return to the Octagon®. After a 13-month layoff due to a fractured leg suffered in his second bout with UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman...
Via BadCulture
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva still wants a title shot

During his struggle back to fitness after the gruesome leg break he suffered late last year in the Octagon, former champion Anderson Silva has stated that he no longer had any interest in fighting for the middleweight title he held for many years, but in his latest interviews he seems to have changed his mind. Just a month ago Silva was quoted as saying, “In a way you’ll see...
Via Fight Of The Night
16 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...
Via 5thRound.com
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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