1992 Search Results for anderson silva

Jan 29, 2015 7:59 pm

Dana White Addresses Anderson Silva’s Title Hopes

“I think that on Saturday night, we’ll see where he’s at. He’s an absolute professional, he’s done everything he needs to do to prepare for this fight. He’s back in shape, I think it’s just a mental thing, he has to get out there and see how he feels.” “I don’t think he needs 3-4...

Jan 29, 2015 5:48 pm

Nick Diaz And Anderson Silva Staredown

UFC 183 headliners Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz faceoff at media day before taking the Octagon in a historic middleweight bout this Saturday.

Jan 29, 2015 4:19 am

Anderson Silva Denies He Was KO’d In Training

Prior to fight week, rumors that Anderson Silva had been knocked out in training started to circulate, and it caused concern. However, the former UFC middleweight champion defused those reports during wednesday’s pre-fight media scrum. MMAfighting.com‘s Marc Ramoindi breaks it down: “Yeah,” Silva said. “Khalil [Rountree] gave me a kick in the face. Boom.” When...

Jan 28, 2015 11:28 am

Diaz Camp: ‘Anderson Silva Not A Good Kickboxer’

“…It should be a good fight, [Nick Diaz] couldn’t have had better training for it. I brought in Artem Levin for him to work with, Chidi Njokuani and of course myself (Joe Schilling). Chidi was perfect to finish the camp actually, he moves just like Anderson, he’s got a similar style. “But everybody I brought...

Jan 27, 2015 6:13 pm

REPLAY! Anderson Silva vs. Forrest Griffin (Full Fight)

After successfully defending his title six times, UFC Middleweight Champion, Anderson Silva, is fighting at 205 pounds against former light heavyweight champion, Forrest Griffin, which should prove to be the best war on the card.

Jan 27, 2015 12:16 pm

Dana White Halts Anderson Silva Song Change

“Ask Dana. Everytime that I talk about changing my song, he says no. Pregador Luo was working with Usher, who is my personal friend, in a new song but it seems that Dana doesn’t want me to change, so we won’t change… It’s like my first time stepping inside the, you know? Everything is feeling...

Jan 27, 2015 11:19 am

UFC 183: Up Close & Personal – Anderson Silva

For a long time people thought Anderson Silva was invincible, but “The Spider” explains that everyone has a dark cloud moment. The former middleweight champ is focused on the positives heading into UFC 183 vs. Nick Diaz.

Jan 26, 2015 4:00 pm

Anderson Silva To Media Members: ‘Stop Asking If My Leg Is Okay’

Ahead of Anderson Silva’s return to the Octagon this Saturday against Nick Diaz, there has been much speculation as to how Silva will perform in his first fight back following his gruesome leg injury against Chris Weidman. Silva says his leg is fine, and would prefer if people stopped asking him about it. He spoke...

Jan 26, 2015 11:04 am

Anderson Silva: ‘My Mind Is Good’

There have been many question marks surrounding the return of Anderson Silva to the UFC. This Saturday those questions will be answered as ‘The Spider’ steps into the Octagon for the first time in over a year to face Nick Diaz, who hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly 2 years. Ahead of the bout,...

Jan 24, 2015 10:49 am

Anderson Silva to Jose Aldo — ‘Please hit McGregor a lot’

“Aldo said what we needed to hear. He’s the king, Chad Mendes is the prince and McGregor is the joker. Enough said. I think that McGregor is a cool guy but Aldo is a lot cooler. Aldo is my brother until I die. Hit him a lot, Aldo. Please, do it. Hit him a lot.”...

Jan 24, 2015 10:38 am

Anderson Silva Supports Jon Jones

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva gave his take on the Jon Jones drug situation during a recent media interview. Silva faces Nick Diaz in the main event of UFC 183 on Jan. 31.

Jan 22, 2015 7:27 pm

Anderson Silva: I’m Disappointed in Jacare and Machida

Anderson Silva has always been firm in his stance when it comes to the potential of fighting training partners Lyoto Machida and Jacare Souza. He once stated that he would rather give up fighting than step into the octagon with Lyoto Machida. Machida, on the other hand, has changed his view on the subject and...

Jan 22, 2015 10:50 am

Phil Davis Wants To Fight Anderson Silva

“Stranger things have happened. Why wouldn’t I? Why wouldn’t he?” “He fought former light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin at light heavyweight. It’s not a stretch. Forrest is an extremely heavy guy. I figure, ‘OK if you can beat Forrest at light heavyweight, I’m just little old Phil.’ I’m just little old Phil. That’s what they...

Jan 19, 2015 12:55 pm

Anderson Silva Throwing Bombs In Training

Se você pensa que é um derrotado, vai conseguir, a vitória não sorrirá para você. Se você fizer as coisas pela metade, você será fracassado. Nós descobrimos neste mundo que o sucesso começa pela intenção da gente e tudo se determina pelo nosso espírito. Se você pensa que é um malogrado, você se torna como...

Jan 12, 2015 3:53 pm

Anderson Silva Feared Painkiller Addiction Following Broken Leg

As Anderson Silva prepares to return to the Octagon to face Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on January 31st, he appeared at an NSAC hearing earlier today to get licensing to fight. The NSAC requires all fighters over 35 to speak at the hearing in order to get licensed, and as Silva is 39, he...

Jan 12, 2015 3:22 pm

Anderson Silva Unanimously Approved For License To Fight At UFC 183

Earlier today, the NSAC held a hearing, on the agenda was former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, who was required to appear in front of the commission as he is over 35 years of age, and applying for a license to fight. Silva was unanimously approved for a license by all 5 members of the...

Jan 11, 2015 3:42 pm

Teammate: ‘Anderson Silva Has No Mental Block, Kicking Ridiculously Hard’

Anderson Silva’s teammate Rafael Cavalcante is putting to rest the talks of Anderson Silva being afraid to throw leg kicks after having his leg snapped by Chris Weidman at UFC 168 over a year ago. Cavalcante spoke to MMAFighting about Silva’s lack of a mental block, and how it will benefit him against Nick Diaz...

Jan 8, 2015 9:53 am

Anderson Silva To Get Title Shot With Win Over Diaz

Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva is being set up for a third showdown against Chris Weidman. If the stars align… UFC President Dana White announced the news during a stint on FOX Sports 1, last night. (Replay) “Diaz and Anderson Silva are fighting, and obviously if Anderson Silva wins that fight, and whether...