558 Search Results for bigfoot

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...

Aug 1, 2015 8:05 pm

UFC 190 Results: “Bigfoot” Silva TKOs Palelei, Earns 1st Win Since 2013

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva is back on the winning track after his performance tonight against Soa Palelei! “Bigfoot” gave the Brazilians something to cheer for when he knocked “The Hulk” out less than a minute into the second round. Palelei tried his hardest to take the fight to the ground in the opening round, but “Bigfoot”...

Aug 1, 2015 2:00 am

Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve Completely Dwarves “Bigfoot”!

Antonio Silva’s nickname isn’t “Bigfoot” for no reason; the heavyweight is an absolute giant. At 6’4″ tall with a jaw the size of a truck, Silva is used to intimidating normal sized people with his physical prowess. There are only a handful of men in this world that can make “Bigfoot” look like a child,...

Jul 29, 2015 12:33 pm

‘The Hulk’ Seeks Help From Mark Hunt Ahead Of ‘Bigfoot’ Fight

  Ahead of his bout with ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at this Saturdays UFC 190, heavyweight Soa Palelei enlisted the help of another big man and heavy hitter. Palelei brought in Mark Hunt to help him train for Silva. Hunt actually already fought Silva, in a brutal fight that led to a draw. When UFC.com asked him...

Jul 26, 2015 2:00 am

This Heavyweight Dwarves Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva has not won a fight inside the octagon since February 2013 when he knocked Alistiar Overeem out. “Bigfoot” has decided to bring in the big guns to help him train for his bout at UFC 190 against Soa Palelei! Derrick Mehmen and Augusto Sakai tower over the UFC heavyweight in the picture...

Jul 19, 2015 2:09 pm

‘Bigfoot’ Silva Interested in Rematch with Fedor Emelianenko

Fedor Emelianenko is once again the hottest free agent in mixed martial arts. Whether he will head to Bellator or UFC remains to be seen, but heavyweights around the world are lining up for a shot at one of the greatest of all time. Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva’s stock rose tenfold in 2011 when he defeated...

Jun 28, 2015 8:30 am

“Bigfoot” Wants to Fight Rothwell Over ‘Punching Bag’ Comments

It seems that the trash talk of Ben Rothwell seems to be paying off, after all. Rothwell has awoken a giant when he slammed Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva for his testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) usage. He claimed that the effects of the banning of TRT will impact how fighters like “Bigfoot” Silva will perform now that...

Feb 24, 2015 2:55 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: ‘Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Edition

Following his fifth KO loss in eight fights, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva received the lengthiest of medical suspensions, following Sunday’s UFC Fight Night event, in Brazil. The big man will need to sit out two-months before returning to action. Preliminary card fighter William Macario is also out 60 days. The full list of medical suspensions is...

Feb 23, 2015 11:08 am

Mir Breaks Down His Win Over Bigfoot

Last night Frank Mir showed the world that he still has what it takes to compete with the best of the best in the heavyweight division as he KO’d #8 ranked Bigfoot Silva in under 2 minutes. Following the bout, Mir spoke on the FOX Sports Live post-fight show with host Karyn Bryant, and analysts...

Feb 23, 2015 10:37 am

“UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Medical Suspensions: Bigfoot Out For 2 Months

Porto Alegre Brazil played host to an exciting night of fights last night, that was topped off by Frank Mir snapping a 4-fight skid by getting a TKO win over Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round. Below are the medical suspensions from the event, which were obtained by MMAJunkie: Frank Mir: suspended 14 days with...

Feb 23, 2015 9:12 am

Bigfoot Silva Apologizes To Fans, Congratulates Frank Mir

After going winless since 2011, Frank Mir returned to the win column last night in dominant fashion after defeating Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round via TKO. Following the bout, Bigfoot took to Facebook to congratulate his opponent on the win. Post by Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. “Congratulation for the victory @thefrankmir you back after 4...

Feb 23, 2015 7:32 am

Pros React To Mir’s TKO Win Over Bigfoot

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Frank Mir TKO’d Bigfoot Silva in just under 2 minutes, shocking the MMA world. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets from the event. Thought Mir was a southpaw.. — STORMIN NORMAN PARKE (@norman_parke) February 23, 2015 OHHHHHHHHH — Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocicufc) February...

Feb 23, 2015 6:19 am

REPLAY! Mir Explains Using Orthodox Stance Against Bigfoot

Frank Mir surprised many fans when he came out in an orthodox stance, instead of his usual southpaw stance. However, the change appeared to be a good one, as Mir ultimately TKO’d Bigfoot in under 2 minutes. He broke down the win after the bout, and explained why he switched to orthodox stance.

Feb 22, 2015 9:08 pm

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva: Brazil Fans Are Fickle

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva was on the receiving end of a brutal knockout loss against Frank Mir this past Sunday night. After the bout, social media and fans throughout Brazil were questioning Silva’s ability to take a punch and whether or not he should hang up his gloves. Silva addressed the issue during the “UFC Fight...

Feb 22, 2015 8:03 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Mir KOs Bigfoot in Less than 2 Minutes

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir just snapped a four fight losing streak after brutally knocking Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva out. Mir is the eighth underdog in a row to win tonight at “UFC Fight Night 61”. It was a bit of a feeling out process, but you could probably watch the final interaction faster than...

Feb 22, 2015 11:51 am

“UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot” Recap and Results

“UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Silva” takes place live at the Ginasio Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil tonight! Join us here at BJPENN.COM for up to the minute results! Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 8 PM ET) Frank Mir def. Antonio Silva by way of KO (Strikes) 1:40 of Round 1 Michael Johnson def....

Feb 22, 2015 8:03 am

Bigfoot Plans To Dedicate Win Over Mir To Big Nog

As Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva gears up to fight Frank Mir tonight in Porto Alegre, Brazil, he hopes to dedicate a win to Big Nog. Bigfoot hasn’t fought since September of 2014, when he was KO’d by Andrei Arlovski. Mir on the other hand hasn’t fought since February 1st of 2014, when he lost a unanimous...

Feb 21, 2015 10:39 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Official Weigh-ins. (Full)

If you missed BJPENN.COM’s live UFC Weigh-ins broadcast, here is the replay. The ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters too over the Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, for today’s event. The same venue plays host to tomorrow night’s event.

Feb 21, 2015 10:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Edition

Earlier today, from a packed out Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, the ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters hit the scales, and made their bouts official. IF you missed our live broadcast, here are some of the day’s most notable staredowns. ANDRADE v. RENEAU: BARBOZA v. JOHNSON: MIR v....

Feb 21, 2015 10:35 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Weigh-In Results

Earlier today, from a packed out Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, the ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters hit the scales, and made their bouts official. All fighters made the mark. Full results are as follows: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET) Frank Mir (261) vs. Antonio...

Feb 19, 2015 4:30 am

Frank Mir Talks About This Weekend’s ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Fight

“I think Bigfoot has good counter right hand and a long reach. If you’re aggressive and take it to him, you can be successful. But if you let him off the hook, you’ll be unsuccessful.” Mir on how he has dealt with his current four-fight losing streak: “I took some time off. It was an...