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Oct 10, 2012 6:20 pm

UFC 153 Fighters Discuss Saturday’s Event At Today’s Open Workouts (Quotes) | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Pay-Per-View this Saturday when the world’s greatest martial artist – long-reigning UFC middleweight king Anderson “The Spider” Silva – steps up to light heavyweight to face Stephan “The American Psycho” Bonnar. The three-round special attraction is the main event of UFC 153, which features six fights on the...

Oct 10, 2012 5:31 pm

PHOTO GALLERY | UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar Open Workouts | UFC NEWS

Today the UFC hit Brazil in a major way. Hosting the UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar open workouts at the Arcos da Lapa: Praca Cardeal Camara in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as shown by the shot from up high above many Brazilians turned out for the event. Fighters from Saturday’s main pay-per-view card took place...

Oct 10, 2012 12:05 pm

Stephan Bonnar: I've Been Hit By Bigger, Stronger Guys And Never Been Stopped | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Rio this Saturday when the world’s greatest martial artist – long-reigning UFC middleweight king Anderson “The Spider” Silva – steps up to light heavyweight to face the bigger, stronger and teak tough contender Stephan “The American Psycho” Bonnar. The three-round special attraction is the main event of the...

Oct 10, 2012 11:40 am

Forrest Griffin: Bonnar Is Going To Surprise People This Weekend | UFC NEWS

“I actually think Stephan’s going to surprise some people. I don’t know if he’ll win, but he’ll do well. He’s a big guy, he’s never been, I’ve never seen him be hurt by a punch, let alone knocked out. I don’t think Anderson’s going to want to get too close because Stephan’s a big guy...

Oct 8, 2012 12:03 pm

VIDEO | UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar Preview | UFC NEWS

Already 2-0 in the UFC at light heavyweight, middleweight champion and pound for pound king Anderson “The Spider” Silva will take the risky move 20 pounds north once more to meet former Ultimate Fighter finalist Stephan Bonnar, who has won three in a row. Plus, heavyweight legend “Minotauro” Nogueira takes on the always dangerous Dave...

Oct 5, 2012 1:13 pm

“UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot” Main Card Predictions | UFC NEWS

  Tomorrow night the UFC will put on their third event in three weeks as they present UFC on FX 5: Silva vs. Browne from the Target Center in Minneapolis, MN. The four bout main card will be headlined by a heavyweight match-up pitting Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva vs. Travis “Hapa” Browne. In the co-main event...

Oct 5, 2012 11:41 am

Erick Silva: If Fitch Stands With Me It Will Be Suicide | UFC NEWS

“Fitch has to speak up because they stand with me is suicide for him. Charlie (Brenneman) also said that he wanted to take me to the ground and eventually finalized. I think I forget that I am a black belt in jiu-jitsu.” The fast rising welterweight, Erick Silva, recently told Brazilian media outlet, http://esportes.terra.com.br, that...

Oct 5, 2012 10:43 am

Gonzaga Loses UFC 153 Opponent | UFC NEWS

The Fight Cancellation Curse has struck down upon UFC 153 yet again. This time it has taken out heavyweight newcomer Geronimo dos Santos, who was slated to face off with Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 153. The UFC made the announcement of the big man’s removal, but did not reveal the cause. UFC 153 is set...

Oct 4, 2012 2:01 pm

Bonnar: I Can Shock The World Against Anderson Silva | UFC NEWS

MMA fans get to see Stephan ‘the American Psycho’ Bonnar in a light heavyweight 3-round bout against middleweight champ Anderson ‘the Spider’  Silva at UFC 153.    The two men stepped up to make a main event happen on the fight card that takes place in the HBSC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in Oct...

Oct 3, 2012 8:29 am

VIDEO | Next Contender? – Erick Silva’s Highlight Reel | UFC NEWS

The UFC’s welterweight division received a new fresh talent last year in the form of Brazil’s Erick Silva. The explosive, well-rounded fighter made his UFC debut at UFC 134 and has yet to let an opponent get out of the first round of action. Up next on the rising stars list is Jon Fitch later...

Oct 1, 2012 12:32 pm

Open Fighter Tryouts for The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2 on Oct 14 at Rio de Janerio

Today, UFC officials announced open fighter tryouts for “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2” is scheduled for Oct. 14 at Windsor Barra Hotel in Rio de Janeiro.    Hopefuls for “TUF: Brazil 2” must be between the ages of 18 and 35 and have at least three verifiable professional fights, two of which must be victories....

Sep 29, 2012 11:40 am

Lyoto Machida: Jon Jones no black belt, has big holes in his game | UFC NEWS

Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida, took it to Jon Jones in a recent interview with Brazil’s globoesporte.globo.com. After seeing the near defeat at the hands of a Vitor Belfort armbar at last weekends UFC 152 event, “The Dragon” is more convinced than ever that the man holding his divisional title has...

Sep 26, 2012 9:47 am

Anderson Silva: Sonnen Has Learned His Lesson | UFC NEWS

“The barbecue at the house happened, but unfortunately he did not come.” “It was a satisfaction, a sense of accomplishment. Brazil was placed where it really should be. Other athletes who are supposedly thinking about speaking ill of Brazilians and our culture, our people, will think twice. I think Chael has learned his lesson.” The...

Sep 25, 2012 4:07 pm

TICKETS FOR UFC154: ST-PIERRE vs. CONDIT ON SALE SATURDAY, SEPT. 29 | UFC NEWS

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has scored nine consecutive victories en route to a five-year dominant reign atop the 170-pound division. On Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, the champion returns to his hometown after a 17-month absence due to injury looking to unify the welterweight title against dangerous striker Carlos Condit....

Sep 25, 2012 10:49 am

Quick Twitt | Chael Sonnen's New Target Is Definitely Jon Jones | UFC NEWS

Anderson Silva is enjoying his peace and serenity somewhere in Brazil right now, but UFC light-heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, is somewhere in the states feeling the wrath of Chael Sonnen. The middleweight, turned light-heavyweight has apparently decided to lay off his bitter rival Anderson Silva and is now completely focused on insulting every aspect of...

Sep 25, 2012 10:43 am

Joey Beltran vs. Anthony Perosh Booked For UFC on FX 6 | UFC NEWS

A light-heavyweight bout has just been added to the UFC’s sixth-fight-night scheduled on the popular FX cable network. Both Joey Beltran and Anthony Perosh have agreed to face each other in Australia. UFC on FX 6 is set to take place from the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Australia on...

Sep 24, 2012 3:54 pm

Mike Pyle says he’s going to fight James Head at TUF 16 finale | UFC NEWS

The welterweight knockout artist Mike Pyle (23-8-1 MMA, 6-3 UFC) tweeted that his next fight will be against James Head (9-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) at The Ultimate Fighter 16 finale on Dec. 15 at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. It’s not been announced whether the fight will take place on the...

Sep 24, 2012 10:39 am

Belfort Admits He Eased Up On Armbar After Feeling It Pop | UFC NEWS

“I’ve always had great respect for Jon Jones and know he is a great champion. When I felt his arm snap, I decreased the pressure, and he got out. Simple as that. During the bout, he managed to work his elbows well (from the top), but I was never afraid. But he was very good...