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Feb 3, 2015 5:11 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Edition

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has suspended 14 UFC 183 fighters, following last Saturday’s event. Topping the list are Tyron Woodley, Miesha Tate, Tim Boetsch, John Lineker, and Tom Watson, who all received six-month terms. The full list of suspensions is as follows: Nick Diaz: Suspended 45 days with no contact 30 days for facial...

Feb 3, 2015 2:04 pm

Silva Manager: ‘Nick Diaz has got balls’

“Speaking to my business partner Jorge [Guimaraes], he said that was one of the greatest shoots he’d ever seen. Nick Diaz going and laying down, Nick Diaz doing what he was doing, and not only doing that…but doing that to Anderson Silva.” “I mean, if you’re going to lay down in a mixed martial arts...

Feb 1, 2015 2:59 pm

Diaz Injured Arm Before Silva Fight, Couldn’t Punch During Camp

Last night in the main event of UFC 183, Nick Diaz put forth a valiant effort as he went 5 full rounds with Anderson Silva, something nobody had done since Demian Maia fought Silva in 2010. Diaz ultimately lost on all 3 judge’s scorecards, however the bout was much closer, and much more competitive than...

Feb 1, 2015 8:50 am

REPLAY! Silva Talks Win Over Diaz, Return To The UFC, And More

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon after over a year layoff following his broken leg. Following the decision win, Silva spoke with Michael Bisping, Daniel Cormier, and Jon Anik to discuss the win, his future, and his return.


Feb 1, 2015 8:07 am

Silva Unsure Of Fighting Future, Plans To Talk With His Family

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva, returned to the Octagon after a year layoff to fight a very game Nick Diaz. The bout saw Silva pick up a unanimous decision win that was much closer than the scorecards reflected. After the bout, at the post-fight press conference, Silva answered...

Feb 1, 2015 12:24 am

Diaz: Silva Couldn’t Finish Me. I Would Be the One to End It

Nick Diaz returned to the octagon tonight and lost to Anderson “The Spider” Silva after five hard fought rounds. The fight went to decision and although Diaz did not agree with the judges’ scoring criteria, Diaz remained respectful toward Anderson Silva after the fight. Diaz did not take any significant damage that could have ended...

Jan 31, 2015 11:45 pm

Silva On Jones: He’s My Friend, But He Needs to Change

Anderson Silva made a triumphant return to the octagon tonight when he defeated Nick Diaz at UFC 183. After the bout, he ran out of the octagon and embraced UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones. When asked why he did that, Silva answered in a serious and concerned tone. However, the concern was only half...

Jan 31, 2015 10:55 pm

Silva and Diaz Both Unsure About UFC Future After UFC 183

After their five round war at “UFC 183”, both Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva claimed they are unsure about their future in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. After having his arm raised as victor, Anderson Silva fell to his knees and crumbled on the mat in tears simply thankful to be given another chance to step...

Jan 31, 2015 9:39 pm

UFC 183 Results: Silva Brought to Tears with Win Over Diaz

After a year away from the octagon, Anderson Silva looked like “The Spider” of old. After his hand was raised when the judges’ decision was read, Silva broke down crying thankful for another chance to step in the octagon after his traumatic leg injury. Diaz helped him up and thanked him for such an exciting...

Jan 31, 2015 12:51 pm

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Official Results

Fight fans, we got you covered! As part of our usual UFC Fight Night coverage, BJPENN.COM will be providing live results of tonight’s ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ event. ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Follow along with us in this thread for a quick...

Jan 30, 2015 4:36 pm

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Weigh-In Results — Two Miss Weight

Today, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the UFC 183 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts officials. Two missed weight. John Lineker was over by 5 pounds, and Kelvin Gastelum by 10. UFC 183 takes place tomorrow night on pay-per-view. Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) Nick Diaz (185.5) vs. Anderson...

Jan 30, 2015 11:23 am

Diaz: ‘Cussing and trash-talking Silva would be out of line’

“He does martial arts. He’s a black belt. I do martial arts. I’m a black belt. I respect that. He obviously respects that. There are no “b*tches”, no “f***’ yous”, especially right off because that would be way out of line and I’m not trying to come of like that.” Former Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz...

Jan 30, 2015 10:24 am

Weidman Camp Against Third Fight With Silva

“I don’t want to see the fight. Me personally as a trainer, I don’t want to see the fight. And the guy is getting older. At this point, you have nothing to prove. I don’t get it. I don’t want to see the guy get hurt. You’re putting a talented, one of the greatest of...

Jan 29, 2015 4:20 am

Diaz Has Wanted To Fight Silva Since “Rumble On The Rock”

“I’ve been in this sport a long time. My friend Jake Shields fought in Rumble on The Rock. He, Carlos Condit, Yushin Okami, Anderson Silva and other fighters. In the same period I was fighting in the UFC and in Japan. I think that we all were fighting at the 175-pound limit and I wanted...

Jan 28, 2015 5:31 am

Silva Cracks Jokes: ‘Vitor & Weidman could Fall Together’

“Can I make a joke first? It would be nice if they could both punch each other’s faces, they could fall together. I’m serious. No, i’m kidding. I want Vitor to win but I think that Weidman will beat him if the fight passes the second round. I don’t prefer any of them, my focus...

Jan 23, 2015 12:43 pm

Anderson: ‘I believe Jon Jones will be the Greatest of All Time’

“No way. I think that’s already in the past, it’s part of the past. He will be fighting again pretty soon. The important is that he learned the lesson. Everybody makes mistakes, we have to stop criticizing him and start to support him so he can come back and become a better person than he...

Jan 15, 2015 10:40 am

Artem Levin Joins Diaz Camp Ahead Of Silva Bout

Nick Diaz has included kickboxing royalty in the lead up to his upcoming fight against Anderson Silva. In a recent interview with MMAMAnia.com, Joe Schilling explains the decision to bring Artem Levin in to assist with this fight camp. Check it: I want to get Nick the best kickboxers in the world to work with…...

Jan 14, 2015 2:53 pm

Silva Training Partner Says He Wasn’t KO’d

The recently released footage of Anderson Silva KO’ing his training partner (Replay) is being called into question by Anderson’s sparring partner, Douglas Moura, who says the clip was just clever editing. “I wasn’t out, I was just dizzy. Right after that, I recovered, got back up and we continued training. Nothing happened. No big deal.” “They...

Jan 14, 2015 5:30 am

“UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz” Extended Preview

Future Hall of Famer Anderson Silva makes his return to the Octagon to face longtime contender Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Considered to be the greatest mixed martial artist of alltime, Silva earned multiple records during his nearly seven-year reign atop the 185-pound weight class. He expects a triumphant return against Diaz, one of the...

Jan 12, 2015 3:16 pm

Referee And Judging Assignments Revealed For Diaz vs. Silva

Coming up on January 31st, both Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva will return to the Octagon for an epic superfight which will go down in the main event of UFC 183. Earlier today during a NSAC hearing it was revealed that ‘Big’ John McCarthy would be the referee for the bout, and Sal D’Amato, Marcos...

Jan 10, 2015 11:33 am

Jacare “Won’t Be Mad” If Silva Gets Next Title Shot

“It doesn’t worry me, not at all. I don’t keep myself worried with this kind of stuff. It doesn’t concern me. I’m a Christian guy and give no attention for worldly things. If that happens, it’s because it was God’s choice, and I’ll support Anderson. I would be lying if I say that it wouldn’t...

Jan 8, 2015 9:36 am

Silva Preps For Diaz Alongside Usher?

Earlier today we learned that Nick Diaz is readying for his upcoming scrap against “The Spider” Anderson Silva with some of the fight games biggest threats. And now we know who Silva’s preparing with. Check it: My brother thanks for everything Miss see if appears … pic.twitter.com/feQmT4zw7p — Anderson Silva (@SpiderAnderson) January 8, 2015

Jan 8, 2015 9:31 am

Diaz Preps For Silva Alongside Shields, Schilling

Nick Diaz is readying for his January 31 super-fight against Anderson Silva with some of the fight-games most certified killers. Jake Shields and Joe Schilling were seen last night, alongside Diaz, at Gilbert Melendez’s gym in San Francisco. Here’s the story in tweets: Workout today with jakeshields @Mm0613ñotrainingcenter #mma joe_schilling in the back he didn't...

Jan 6, 2015 12:39 pm

Jones To Silva – ‘It’s your turn, go knock Nick Diaz out!’

The UFC’s pound-for-pound king, Jon “Bones” Jones is more than happy to help Anderson Silva in his return to the Octagon. The champ used the Brazilian Press to relay a message to Silva, “If there’s anything I can do for you leading up to this fight, let me know, because I will definitely come out...