Anderson Silva has some kind advice to UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor when it comes to the words he spews towards his fellow Brazilians inside the Octagon.Watch your mouth.While Silva says he respects McGregor as a fighter and commends him on the mind games that he plays with his opponents, he also cautions the outspoken Irishman to choose his words carefully -- especially...
At a media workout in Los Angeles Thursday, middleweight Michael Bisping tried to verbally intimidate his Feb. 27 opponent, and it did not go well for the Brit. That's probably because said opponent is Anderson Silva - the long-time middleweight champion and one of, if not the absolute greatest fighters in MMA history.Bisping tried to mess with Silva on his way out, but must forgotten...
What appeared to start out as friendly turned fiery real quickly between former UFC middleweight king Anderson Silva (pictured) and Michael Bisping during Thursday’s media UFC Fight Night 83 media day in Torrance, CA. Silva was conducting a media scrum as cameras rolled. Bisping made a beeline for him to hammer home a point – let’s make sure our February 27 fight is a clean...
Both Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping held UFC Fight Night 84 pre-fight scrums in Los Angeles yesterday, two weeks out from their headlining fight in London and you can watch what they had to say below. — Anderson Silva: Michael Bisping:
Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva exchanged words yesterday during a UFC Fight Night 84 open workout in Los Angeles ahead of their fight in London on February 27th. It all started when Bisping approached Silva and interrupted him while he was holding court at his media scrum, and initially they just exchanged pleasantries, hugging and […]
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has come down hard on Anderson Silva for testing positive for banned substances after his UFC 183 bout. The commission suspended and fined the former UFC middleweight champion on Thursday for failing two drug tests around his Jan. 31 fight against Nick Diaz. The suspension is for one year. Silva was fined his winning bonus and 30 percent of...
Anderson Silva is really stretching the limits when it comes to his defense for his positive drug tests before and after his fight at UFC 183 in January. Silva tested positive for Drostanolone and Androstane — both anabolic steroids — a few weeks before his fight with Nick Diaz. He also tested positive for Drostanolone in his post-fight urine test. Silva plans to...
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 ESPN.com Tuesday. The 39-year-old had already failed an out-of-competition drug...
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
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
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