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Nov 18, 2016 4:23 pm

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva loses corruption-filled fight for shadowy Russian promotion

In September of this year, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva was knocked out by Roy Nelson. The knockout marked Silva’s fifth strike-induced loss in six fights which, unsurprisingly, prompted his release from the UFC. Just days after his release from the UFC, news broke that Bigfoot had signed on for a fight in Russia, with the same...

Oct 25, 2016 7:04 pm

Bigfoot Silva set to fight undefeated Russian prospect following UFC release

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva may have been released from the UFC last week, but he won’t be out of work for very long. The former heavyweight title challenger will be heading to Russia to take on Ivan Shtyrkov (4-0), an undefeated prospect who’s ended all four of his victories by first-round finish. “We are very excited...

Oct 21, 2016 10:59 am

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva Has Been Released from the UFC

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva‘s time in the Octagon has come to an end, as the Brazilian heavyweight and the UFC have mutually agreed not to renew his contract. Silva’s contract ran its course after a KO loss to Roy Nelson in September. With this loss, Bigfoot fell to a brutal 1-6-1 in his last seven fights....

Sep 29, 2016 10:43 am

Rizin FF interested in signing Bigfoot Silva

UFC heavyweight Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is undoubtably one of the most recognizable heavyweights in MMA. With over 11 years of experience as a professional, and notable wins over MMA icon Fedor Emelianenko, former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, and MMA veteran Alistair Overeem to name just a few, Bigfoot is a very well known fighter...


Sep 24, 2016 9:15 pm

VIDEO | Roy Nelson kicks Big John McCarthy after knocking out Bigfoot Silva

Roy Nelson was not happy with referee John McCarthy following his knockout win over Antonio Silva. Nelson thought that McCarthy should have stopped the contest sooner and gave him a kick in the butt out of frustration. Check it out: Bad ass of @roynelsonmma to take a jab at the alleged "best ref in the...

Sep 22, 2016 11:36 am

‘Bigfoot’ Silva is the 2nd most knocked down fighter in Zuffa history

Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has earned the unwanted distinction of being the second most knocked down fighter in history, according to Fightnomics. The Brazilian heavyweight has been on a downward slide ever since his knockout wins over Travis Browne and Alistair Overeem almost four years ago. ‘Bigfoot’ (19-9) has been knocked out five times since 2013, with...

Aug 4, 2016 1:25 pm

Roy Nelson and Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva set to clash in heavyweight match

UFC heavyweights Roy “Big County” Nelson and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva are set to face one another in the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 95, which takes place in Brazil on September 24. The UFC announced the exciting heavyweight bout on Thursday. Tem duelo de pesados confirmado para o #UFCBrasilia: @BigfootSilva enfrenta @roynelsonmma https://t.co/HqkWEceCST pic.twitter.com/kDdrH3avAQ —...

May 10, 2016 8:18 am

Bigfoot Silva blasts critics following TKO loss

In the co-main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Rotterdam’, Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva was TKOd in just 16 seconds by Stefan Struve. The loss to Struve made it 2 straight for Bigfoot, who is just 1-4 in his last 5 fights. Following the loss, Bigfoot took to social media to blast his critics in Portuguese. MMAFighting...

May 8, 2016 2:22 pm

Bigfoot Silva says he will “be back” despite suffering another KO loss

Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva suffered his second consecutive knockout loss in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 87 at the hands and elbows of Stefan Struve. The setback served as Silva’s fifth loss in his past seven octagon appearances, with all five of those losses coming by form of TKO/KO....

May 7, 2016 9:26 am

VIDEO | Intense Bigfoot Silva vs. Stefan Struve staredown

Woahhh! That Bigfoot vs. Struve face-off was INTENSE! 'Skyscraper' is fired up! #UFCRotterdam https://t.co/x2m11W3hPD — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) May 7, 2016 Tomorrow night in Rotterdam, Netherlands, UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Arlovski goes down. While that fight is sure to deliver fireworks given the fact that the two men were once teammates, in the...

May 6, 2016 7:20 am

VIDEO | Bigfoot Silva reveals shocking fact ahead of ‘UFC: Rotterdam’

On Sunday in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva will fight Stefan Struve in a pivotal heavyweight matchup. Silva is coming off a 1st round TKO loss to Mark Hunt, dropping him to just 1-3-1 in his last 5 fights. Struve on the other hand is coming off unanimous decision loss to Jared Rosholt which dropped...

Feb 19, 2016 1:13 pm

Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva and Stefan Struve booked for UFC Fight Night Netherlands card

An exciting heavyweight match has been announced for the UFC Fight Night Netherlands card. MMA Fighting reports that Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva and Stefan Struve are set to go to battle against one another. Dutch heavyweight Stefan Struve is looking to get back in the winner’s bracket after winning just one of his four last bouts....

Dec 31, 2015 9:06 pm

WATCH BRUTAL KNOCKOUT! UFC 195 Free Fight: Andrei Arlovski vs Bigfoot Silva

Check out the classic rematch between former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski versus Bigfoot Silva at UFC Fight Night 51. Arlovski is set to fight heavyweight star Stipe Miocic at UFC 195 on Jan. 2 in Las Vegas, Nevada in the co-main event of the night. Who are you picking in the heavyweight match? Share...

Nov 14, 2015 8:30 pm

UFC 193 Results: Mark Hunt defeats Bigfoot Silva via 1st round TKO

Former UFC heavyweight title challengers Mark Hunt (10-10-1 MMA) and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (19-7-1 MMA) went to battle for a second time on the UFC 193 main card in Australia. The fighters trade leg kicks for the first half of the round, obviously respecting the power of the other. Hunt lands a big punch towards...

Nov 12, 2015 8:21 am

Mark Hunt’s camp involved big changes to redeem himself in Bigfoot fight

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is still disappointed in himself after a bad loss that came from the hands of Stipe Miocic back in May. According to a report from MMA Junkie, Hunt said he had to cut 22 pounds for that bout to reach the 266-pound heavyweight limit, which was the reason he gassed early...

Nov 6, 2015 8:05 am

Free Fight: Bigfoot Silva vs. Alistair Overeem

Ahead of Bigfoot Silva vs. Mark Hunt II on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, watch as Bigfoot Silva knocks out Alistair Overeem at UFC 156. In addition, catch the extended preview of UFC 193 by clicking THIS LINK, and catch the first episode of UFC 193 Embedded by clicking THIS LINK.

Oct 25, 2015 1:06 am

WATCH! Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva goes crazy on the pads!

A video posted by Antonio Silva (@bigfootsilva) on Oct 24, 2015 at 9:18am PDT Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva made his return to the octagon at “UFC 190” where he rushed Soa Palelei into a corner and proceeded to blast him with shots, ultimately picking up the technical knockout victory. Silva has proven before that he is...

Oct 21, 2015 10:47 am

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva brings in this top talent for training fight camp

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva has a big plate in front of him with his UFC heavyweight match with the powerful Mark Hunt. “Bigfoot” has brought in help for his training camp with top middleweight talent, Roan “Jucao” Carneiro. With my new partner training @luisklbmma and my Bjj coach @jucao21 …. Seja bem vindo KLB, se juntando...

Oct 13, 2015 8:12 am

AMAZING! Check Out A Little ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Looking Not So Little

My dear god, UFC heavyweight Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has apparently always been a massive human being. The fighter took to Instagram and shared an old picture of himself when he was a kid, sitting with his younger brother. In this picture Silva was only 6 months old……OK that’s a joke, but, he couldn’t have been...

Oct 8, 2015 1:28 pm

Big Guy, Small Phone –– ‘Bigfoot’ Using An iPhone Is Priceless

A video posted by Junior Cigano Dos Santos (@junior_cigano) on Oct 8, 2015 at 9:45am PDT From the looks of things it seems like cell phones are going to keep getting bigger. For most of us, having a phone the size of a tablet seems pretty ridiculous. But for someone like UFC heavyweight ‘Bigfoot’ Silva...

Aug 25, 2015 10:55 am

Hunt Predicts First Round KO In ‘Bigfoot’ Rematch

UFC president Dana White is calling this the rematch to the greatest heavyweight fight in history. Whether you agree or not, you’ve got to admit it’s at least up there with the best. Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva was a war that ended up going five rounds and received a draw from the judges. Now,...

Aug 19, 2015 9:00 am

Report: Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva 2 To Take Place In November

A heavyweight rematch between Mark Hunt and ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is being targeted for November’s UFC 193 pay-per-view event in Australia. MMAFighting.com was first to report the news, stating that verbal agreements are in place from both parties. “The Super Samoan” and “Bigfoot” first met at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia in December of 2013....

Aug 15, 2015 10:48 am

FLASHBACK! That Time Daniel Cormier Knocked Bigfoot Out Cold

Hey remember when UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier used to fight at heavyweight? Here’s the full video of one of those fights, back in Strikeforce, when he took on ‘Bigfoot’ Silva and ended up putting his lights out. Check it out! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must...

Aug 10, 2015 6:00 pm

Rumor: “Bigfoot” vs. Struve set for UFC Fight Night in Korea

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Stefan Struve are set to collide in a GIANT bout at an upcoming “UFC Fight Night” card in Seoul, South Korea which takes place on November 28, 2015. Anonymous sources informed BJPENN.COM of the bout on Monday evening. Both heavyweights recently picked up major victories in Brazil at “UFC 190”. Antonio...

Aug 6, 2015 12:25 am

Matt Mitrione Tries To Get Bigfoot To Fight Him––It Doesn’t Go Well!

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione is looking for a fight and thought he would try to get Bigfoot Silva to agree to a scrap in Australia. Turns out Silva has other plans and wasn’t very interested in the fight, but did challenge Mitrione to a gym scrap. Check it out! Hey @BigfootSilva you have plans for...

Aug 2, 2015 6:22 am

REPLAY! Bigfoot Silva vs. Soa Palelei (Highlights)

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva picked up his first win since 2013 last night at “UFC 190” at the expense of Soa Palelei! Palelei tried his hardest to escape the power of “Bigfoot” by taking the fight to the ground in the first round, but he would eventually catch some big shots in the second round that...