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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
2 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
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Thiago Alves vs. Jordan Mein added to UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz

Following a delay that postponed their fight in August, Thiago Alves and Jordan Mein have been matched back up together to face off at UFC 183 on January 31, 2015. Alves was forced to withdraw from the original fight due to an injury while Mein stayed on the card and ended knocking out Mike Pyle in brutal fashion. Now the Canadian, who boasts an impressive 29-9 record, will look...
Via Fox Sports
4 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
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva anxious for return to octagon

Just ten months removed from his second loss to Chris Weidman and most recent UFC appearance, it seems like a lifetime since Anderson Silva last graced the octagon with his presence, and a lot has changed in the middleweight division under the reign of it’s current king. But despite breaking his leg in horrific fashion and failing to defeat the man who took his middleweight belt...
Via Sports-Glory
5 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
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Live Press Conference Video at 1PM ET/10AM PT

Former UFC middleweight king Anderson Silva (pictured) will be hosting a press conference Tuesday from his homeland of Brazil. Stream today’s presser live right here on starting at 1PM ET/10AM PT. It’s highly likely most of the questions and responses will be in Portuguese, so let’s hope the UFC has an English translator on standby for the rest of us. Silva makes...
6 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
6 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
11 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
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