515 Search Results for wanderlei

Jul 13, 2015 10:50 am

Wanderlei Silva Asks If UFC 189 Was Fixed and Blasts Dana White

Wanderlei Silva has been watching the drama within the world of mixed martial arts unfold from the sidelines and he doesn’t want to stay quiet any longer. Silva recently released a video that questions the ethics of the UFC and how they handled Jose Aldo’s situation leading in to UFC 189. Then, on the night...

Jun 17, 2015 2:43 pm

REACTION! Watch An Intoxicated Wanderlei Silva Go Nuts For Werdum

@werdum Estava vendo a luta onde tinham vários torcedores do Cain não pude conter o grito de chupaaaaaaaa aqui é vai cavalooooooooo A video posted by Wanderlei Silva (@wandfc) on Jun 13, 2015 at 9:51pm PDT Whoa Wanderlei, I mean it was pretty crazy but how about taking it down a notch. As you can...

Jun 14, 2015 10:03 am

Wanderlei Silva’s Insane Reaction to Werdum’s Win at UFC 188

Wanderlei Silva is a happy man! Several weeks ago, his lifetime ban was lifted and now his good friend Fabricio Werdum just became the UFC Heavyweight Champion! Werdum walked into the octagon as the underdog on enemy soil at UFC 188 when he squared off with Cain Velasquez in Mexico. Velasquez’s conditioning, usually an advantage,...

May 18, 2015 7:37 pm

WATCH! Wanderlei Responds: ‘Today, History Was Made For All MMA Athletes’

Today a judge overturned the lifetime ban that the Nevada State Athletic Commission gave to Wanderlei Silva due to insufficient evidence. Silva released this video response for his fans. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 Phuket Dreaming Season 2 – Episode 3: “Black Dynamite” (On Location at Phuket Top Team)

May 18, 2015 10:38 am

Wanderlei Silva’s Lifetime Ban Has Been Reversed, New Hearing To Take Place

A judge has lifted the lifetime ban imposed on MMA vet Wanderlei Silva by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The news comes from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, who states that there will be a new disciplinary hearing for Silva. Okamoto says the judge ruled that there was not ‘substantial evidence’ to warrant a lifetime ban. Check...

Apr 22, 2015 11:00 am

Michael Bisping Goes Off on Wanderlei Silva, ‘He’s a Moron & a D*ck!’

It is no secret that UFC middleweight Michael Bisping likes to speak his mind. It’s also not a secret that he and former UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva do NOT get along. Their paths crossed once in 2010 at UFC 110 where Wanderlei Silva was able to get the decision win over Michael Bisping. When Bisping...

Apr 19, 2015 10:22 am

Chael Sonnen / Wanderlei Silva Feud Still Going Strong

Will this ever die? It seems like the answer to that question is a no. Check out Chael Sonnen’s reply to Vinny Magalhaes concerning a possible grappling match between himself and Wanderlei. It appears that the two had a run-in of some sorts. @sonnench I'll be here for a month coaching some MMA fighters. These...

Apr 12, 2015 9:50 am

Wanderlei Silva Rips Out-Of-Competition Testing: ‘Fighters Can Do Anything They Want’

Wanderlei Silva does not like out-of-competition drug testing. The Pride legend recently talked about the topic and had some interesting things to say. Check it out! “If I’m going to fight you today, I have to be clean today. There are anti-inflammatories and painkillers that are considered doping, but are not. I’m against steroids. Steroids...

Apr 6, 2015 3:48 pm

REPLAY! Rampage Jackson vs. Wanderlei Silva Full Fight

https://youtu.be/ZqQAT9LrEcM After losing the light heavyweight belt, MMA legend Rampage Jackson regains his focus as he battles Wanderlei Silva at UFC 92. Rampage steps back into the Octagon to take on Fabio Maldonado in the co-main event at UFC 186 in Montreal. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their...

Mar 30, 2015 2:38 pm

Wanderlei Silva On The UFC: ‘They Made Me Like A Slave!’

  Wanderlei Silva recently spoke on Submission Radio about his current relationship with the UFC, one that he compares to slavery. Check out some of what he had to say. “The problem is because I have one fight left in my contract and I don’t want to fight for this event anymore. And these guys...

Mar 22, 2015 11:54 am

Dana White Responds To Wanderlei’s ‘Slave’ Comments

Wanderlei Silva’s relationship with the UFC doesn’t seem to be getting any better. Silva, who has been banned from the sport after literally running away from a drug test, is shaming the UFC, saying they have treated him like a slave. Read Silva’s statement from his Facebook page below: “You know that I’ve been chased,...

Feb 6, 2015 8:29 am

Wanderlei Silva: ‘WWE has made me a million dollar offer’

Yesterday we learned that Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva have been invited to a sitdown with WWE execs. And now Wanderlei is revealing details about a WWE offer. Check it: Post by Wanderlei Silva. “I got a million dollar offer from WWE, and I’m thinking how only the MMA fighters get paid little money. They...

Feb 5, 2015 1:50 pm

Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva To Meet With WWE Officials

Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva have been invited to a sitdown with WWE officials, and it looks like they’re going. Sonnen broke the news on TSN’s Off The Record (Replay): “That’s true, that is fact. I got a call from WWE. They said, ‘Look, we have WrestleMania, a Hall of Fame show in March. If...

Jan 27, 2015 11:06 am

Chael Sonnen Issues Ultimatum To Wanderlei Silva

Former UFC middleweight Chael P. Sonnen has not lost sight of his Brazilian rivalry with Wanderlei Silva. And while both men are out of the UFC, Sonnen is trying to get the attention of his formal rival. Here’s the ultimatum: We need to talk. If you ignore me, I'll have to stick shoe in you...

Jan 20, 2015 1:10 pm

Tour Wanderlei Silva’s Gym With Google Maps!

Former UFC and PRIDE FC fighter Wanderlei Silva has opened up his doors to the good folks over at Google Maps for a one-of-a-kind mapping of his Las Vegas training facilities. (See screencap above, courtesy Google Maps) Any interested parties can take the tour HERE!

Jan 20, 2015 10:47 am

Wanderlei Silva Sues Nevada State Athletic Commission

UFC and PRIDE fighting legend Wanderlei Silva is suing Nevada State’s Athletic Commission for issuing him a lifetime ban from the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The MMA Fighters lawsuit states, “The NSAC, like any other agency, is a ‘creature’ of statue and attempts to expand jurisdiction over subject matter not conferred by the legislature...

Jan 11, 2015 12:10 pm

Wanderlei Questions Athletic Commission Potentially Letting CM Punk Fight

Since the UFC announced the signing of CM Punk, there has been much talk of when Punk, real name Phil Brooks, would fight, who he would fight, and at what weight. Wanderlei Silva is questioning any athletic commission that would let CM Punk fight, saying: Will they license him to fight? Every fighter needs a...

Dec 30, 2014 1:46 pm

PHOTO | Fedor, Wanderlei, and “Huggy Bear”

The man set on “Shutting down the heavyweight division” in 2015, Chris “Huggy Bear” Barnett, didn’t disappoint at today’s IGF’s Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2014 pre-fight media event in Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan. As seen in the photo (Courtesy Mike Afromowitz) Barnett is in legendary company alongside Fedor Emelianenko, and Wanderlei Silva.

Dec 8, 2014 9:01 am

Wanderlei Silva releases new video talking about fighter uniforms

Since the UFC announced their new 7-year, $700 million deal with Reebok last week, the MMA community has been abuzz with talk. Wanderlei Silva is offering his take on the uniforms now, and offering advice to up and coming fighters in this latest video.

Dec 1, 2014 6:17 pm

Wanderlei Silva plans to have court review lifetime ban from NSAC

Wanderlei Silva’s lawyer revealed that on behalf of his client, he has petitioned the Clark County District Court to overturn Silva’s lifetime ban handed down from the NSAC. Silva’s lawyer, Ross Goodman spoke to MMAJunkie about the case. “It’s an appeal to a judge to hear this legal issue that the NSAC gave short shrift...

Nov 30, 2014 8:36 am

Sonnen on Wanderlei: “I just think he’s making some bad choices”

Since receiving a lifetime ban from the NSAC, Wanderlei Silva has taken a very direct, and oftentimes harsh approach when speaking out against the UFC. While many have been quick to criticize Wanderlei for his recent antics, Chael Sonnen believes that Wanderlei simply isn’t receiving any guidance from his management team. He spoke to BloodyElbow...

Nov 11, 2014 2:37 pm

NO YOU CAN’T! Wanderlei Pulled From Bellator Appearance

Earlier this week, we learned that, Wanderlei Silva had joined the anti-UFC brigade, over at Bellator, and planned an appearance, in San Diego, as part of the Bellator 131 pre-fight build up. That can’t happen. Due to prior contractual obligations, Wanderlei Silva will not be able to participate in #Bellator131‘s pre-promotion this week — Bellator...