Let’s be honest: Every now and then it’s fun to get down into the nitty-gritty statistics and see if we can’t perform some MMAth. It helps us analyze future fights and make predictions based on previous history. Fans of all sports do it, so why can’t we? It can help us look for potential trends in a fighter as well. So, with thanks to Sherdog and FightMetric.com for the raw...
We all remember what happened to Tim Boetsch, the man who somehow found himself amongst the best middleweights in the world even though he didn’t deserve to be there, not too long ago. Through means of luck and not so much skill, Boetsch beat top contenders Yushin Okami and Hector Lombard. He’s not better than either of these guys, but due to a few bizarre circumstances, Boetsch’s...
When “Bigfoot” wants ink he gets it, American Top Team tweeted this photo of the heavyweight showing off his new tattoo. Sorry, but I would be nervous as hell tattooing Antonio Silva. By the way that a lot of ink.
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UFC officials announced today that bantamweights Brian Bowles and George Roop will face one another at May’s UFC 160. UFC 160 takes place May 25 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The main event will be a heavyweight title bout between current UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Antonio Silva. The [...]
Well, in case you missed it, Alistair Overeem got a little full of himself Saturday night, and wound up on the business end of a whirlwind TKO. Reem controlled the action for the first two rounds, but Silva went Hulk Smash seconds into the third, landing rights, lefts, a high kick, more rights, maybe another left....ah hell, just see for yourself.
It was a surprising TKO that...
DOWN HE GOES
Bigfoot Silva pulled off an upset at UFC 156 by defeating Alistair Overeem, who was expected to be a heavyweight title contender.
Former EliteXC heavyweight champion Antonio Silva talks about his former team in South Florida, the Blackzilians, which he left after his UFC 156 opponent Alistair Overeem joined the team...
6'4" 264 lbs (Heavyweight)
82" reach, Orthodox
Sept 14, 1979
16-4 (UFC: 0-1)
2 straight losses
Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Black belt in Judo
Black belt in Karate
Cage Rage World Heavyweight Champion: 2005 (no...
Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (Pictured) has no interest in fraternizing with the enemy, that’s why the former Strikeforce star decided to leave the Blackzilians after fellow heavyweight Alistair Overeem joined the squad in February.
“I always take care of my camp and make sure I’m surrounded with the right people,” Silva stated during Tuesday’s UFC 146 press conference...
Cain Velasquez will have a giant mountain to climb on the road back to the UFC heavyweight title...literally. According to several reports, Antonio Big Foot Silva will get the honor of fighting the former champion in a battle targeted for April. Related posts:
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