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Article title: Is The Spider Silva One of the Best MMA Fighters?

When it comes to Mixed Martial Arts, there are some fighters who are the best of the bunch. When you search online for anything, whether it is a list of the best games available at Red Flush, you get a lot of top 10 list, top 5 lists and top 3 lists. So it makes sense that whenever you search online for the best MMA fighters, you will always see one guy on the list, and his name...
Via Between The Ropes
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Wants Anderson Silva Rematch In A Ring Instead Of Cage

Nick Diaz has indicated in a new post on Instagram that he would be interested in a rematch with Anderson Silva. The two men fought at UFC 183 in January with Silva emerging victorious by unanimous decision, but there was controversy afterwards as the Brazilian tested positive for steroids while Diaz was flagged for marijuana. Diaz doesn’t seem to be concerned with any of that...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva suspended due to second failed drug test

January was a month of failed drug tests for former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Silva failed a second drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Jan. 31, the night of his UFC 183 unanimous victory over Nick Diaz, NSAC executive director Bob Bennett confirmed to Tuesday. The 39-year-old had already failed an out-of-competition drug...
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva reportedly failed second drug test

Anderson Silva may be in even more trouble than initially believed. Last week it was reported that Silva tested positive for two banned substances — both steroids — in a drug test on Jan. 9. That drug test was considered an out-of-competition screening ahead of his UFC 183 fight against Nick Diaz. Results from the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: UFC withholding Silva's purse from UFC 183

The UFC is withholding Anderson Silva’s purse related to his UFC 183 fight in January pending the outcome of his his case with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, according to a report. Brazilian news outlet Veja says UFC boss Dana White has blocked $6 million due to Silva. Silva was paid $600,000 for the fight,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva broke hearts of fans with positive steroid test

Anderson Silva fails drug test with performance enhancing drugs, crushing the hearts of MMA fans around the world. The post Anderson Silva Tests Positive For Steroids, Breaks Hearts of MMA Fans appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC releases statement on Anderson Silva's failed drug test

The Ultimate Fighting Championship just released the following statement in regards to Anderson Silva testing positive for Drostanolone metaboblities, an anabolic steroid, ahead of his UFC 183 bout with Nick Diaz: On February 3, 2015, the UFC organization was notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Anderson Silva tested positive for Drostanolone metabolites on his...
Via Fight Booth
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 183: Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz video highlights

“The Spider” returned last night in Las Vegas, and the outcome was, well, it was interesting. His opponent, Nick Diaz, became only the third man (joining Demain Maia and Thales Leties, who also was victorious last night in Vegas) to take Silva to the distance. All respect went straight out the window early on as Diaz would taunt his opponent, often. Diaz would take the center...
Via Fight Booth
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 183 Weigh-In: Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz Locked In For Showdown (Video)

Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz both have their eyes on the prize. The two middleweight stars were focused and reserved at Friday night’s UFC 183 weigh-in ahead of their main event at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Silva weighed in at 186 pounds, while Diaz came in at 185 pounds. Fans can purchase the high-profile bout on pay-per-view at Click...
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Treating Nick Diaz, UFC 183 Like ‘First Fight In UFC’

At the moment of impact – that horrific instant when bone met bone in a gruesome collision — everything suddenly stopped. A fight. A career. Perhaps even the future. Anderson Silva lay on the Octagon canvas grimacing in pain. That was 13 months ago. Certainly, to those who witnessed it, it seemed like the end. Silva, his left leg broken, couldn’t stand on his own two feet,...
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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