A heavyweight fight between Frank Mir and Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has been announced for UFC 184 on February 28th in Los Angeles.
By the time fight night arrives it’ll have been a year since Mir last set foot in the Octagon where he found himself on the wrong end of a unanimous decision against Alistair Overeem.
That was the 35 year-old Mir’s fourth defeat in a row, having...
We at Fight At The Night have decided to explore the most possible, most appropriate and most interesting next fights for both Silva and Arlovski in the aftermath of their bout in Brasilia, Brazil.
He into the Main Event as the underdog, but Andrei ‘the Pitbull’ Arlovski silenced the crowd in Brasilia after he knocked out Silva just 2:59 into the first round...
Andrei Arlovski finally showed signs of getting back to his old self tonight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 51 as he dropped Antonio Silva with strikes and then knocked him out with hammerfist strikes mid-way through the opening round.
The main event of the evening is underway in Brazil. Silva with his hands held high to start. Arlovski wades in with a few body...
In May of 2010, an up-and-coming Antonio Silva was anxious to make an impression on his new employer after suffering a unanimous-decision loss to Fabricio Werdum in his Strikeforce debut, but in order to do so, a victory over former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski was a must for the hulking Brazilian. During the slug-fest that ensued, Arlovski’s notoriously lethal attack...
Saturday’s main event between Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (pictured) and Andrei Arlovski isn’t offering much in terms of significance in the heavyweight division, and according to the Gambling Gods, it won’t offer much in terms of competitiveness.
The powers that be have pegged Silva a significant 4-1 odds-on favorite to go up 2-0 in his head-to-head matchup with the former...
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...
It was a big night for the man they call Bigfoot. Antonio Silva earned his first UFC victory, and walked away with the biggest paycheck at UFC on FX: Browne vs Bigfoot.
Before we go any further, we should note that the Minnesota Athletic Commission doesn't officially release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data for the event is official...
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...
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