If you happened to be among the many casual fight-fans previously unaware of Alexander Gustafsson’s ability, then there’s a good chance that like his most recent opponent, light heavyweight champ Jon Jones, you too spent the majority of his last appearance wondering where the UFC had been hiding the lengthy striker. And unless you’ve been stowed away in a post-apocalyptic style...
@gloverteixeira @caio_magalhaes nosso carnaval é nos divertindo na academia… Rsrs
When Daniel Cormier chose to vacate the heavyweight division in order to compete for the 205-pound belt, the former collegiate wrestler knew that if he wanted to earn a shot at Jon Jones anytime in the near future, he had to make an immediate impact in his new surroundings. Initially scheduled to face former division king Rashad Evans, Cormier couldn’t have asked for a better opponent...
In the unpredictable world of MMA, being in the right place at the right time is often more than enough for a fighter to change the entire course of his career, and for Bellator bantamweight Anthony Leone, an unexpected shot at the promotinon’s 135-pound title is definitely that type of opportunity. Originally scheduled as the bantamweight showdown between current king Eduardo...
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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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...
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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