2415 Search Results for anderson silva

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 21, 2015 12:20 pm

UFC GM: I Want ‘Brazilian Killer’ Chris Weidman to Fight in Brazil

Chris Weidman is no stranger to beating down on some Brazilians in the octagon. Weidman has defeated the likes of Lyoto Machida, Anderson Silva (TWICE), Demian Maia and most recently Vitor Belfort. For somebody who just gained his black belt months ago, that’s not a bad track record against some of the top grapplers in...

Jun 21, 2015 11:00 am

“Spider” Training Low Kicks and Knees on Trampoline

Things are looking up for Anderson “Spider” Silva. It was recently announced by the commission that they will be testing his secondary urine samples after discovering inconsistencies with his initial test results. Silva has been staying busy in the gym in case his suspension gets reversed, and he looks to be in amazing shape! Check...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...


Jun 11, 2015 1:09 pm

Truth! Steven Seagal’s Self-Written Script Made Him Cry When He Read It

“Master” Seagal will go down in history as one of the most mysterious figures of our sport. While it’s clear that pioneers like Bruce Lee and Royce Gracie paved the way for modern day fighters, Steven Seagal still claims to have an impact on the sport. His track record speaks for itself; He has taught...

Jun 11, 2015 9:17 am

THROWBACK! Weidman’s First MMA Fight

Chris Weidman competed in his first MMA fight back and 2009, four years before he stepped into the cage with Anderson Silva and shocked the world. The UFC middleweight champion posted this throwback Thursday photo on his Instagram, showing him months before his first ever fight, saying “This is the first time I ever posed...

Jun 9, 2015 2:19 pm

Bisping Casts Shadow On Wiedman’s UFC Dominance

  Is there anyone Michael Bisping doesn’t bash? His sights are now set on champion Chris Weidman with his recent comments. The Count isn’t one to mince words and talked about why he believes Weidman’s path to stardom is nothing but chance and circumstantial luck. Check out what he had to say to MMAJunkie: “No...

Jun 9, 2015 9:17 am

Nick Diaz Ready To Tap All You FOOLS!

Stockton’s son, Nick Diaz has had it with the internet warriors who critique his spelling on the regular. So if you’re looking to go unconscious at your day job today, here’s all you have to do… I’ll tap all you fools that make fun of my spelling — nick diaz (@nickdiaz209) June 7, 2015 Diaz...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 8, 2015 2:41 pm

Rothwell: ‘I Doubt Velasquez Will Fight the Same Once PED Testing Starts’

Ben Rothwell is basking in the glory of his win from Saturday night when he dominated “Meathead” Matt Mitrione at UFC Fight Night 68. Rothwell cut an interview after the fight which put the entire heavyweight division on blast, and he vowed he would become the UFC Heavyweight Champion. Rothwell has his sights set on...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

‘Spider’ Shows Girl How to do Spinning Backfist & She Learns FAST!

Anderson “Spider” Silva has been forced to spend some time away from the octagon after testing positive for steroids before his bout with Nick Diaz earlier this year. While fans and media await the results of his hearing with the commission, Silva has been keeping busy by training some friends! Check out the clip below...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

Jun 1, 2015 11:29 am

Brazil’s Commission May Follow in NAC’s Footsteps with Failed Drug Test Punishments

Fighters who tend to fight in Brazil more often than not need to double check everything they put in their bodies from here on out because their athletic commission (CABMMA) could be cracking down on drug test failures. The Nevada State Athletic Commission recently approved measures for more severe penalties for drug test failures. One...

May 29, 2015 8:04 am

ATTN PED Users –– Don’t Get Popped In Cali!

According to MMA and combat sports legal website Combat Sports Law, California is trying to up the ante for those athletes caught using PEDs. The report says that the California Senate Bill 469 passed a recent vote and will move further towards getting passed. In the bill, it states that the California State Athletic Commission’s...

May 28, 2015 1:41 am

Throwback Thursday — UFC Champs of Yesterday

Talk about a Throwback Thursday. Check out this picture from back in 2011, showing all the (then current) UFC champions together. Oh how times have changed. Aside of Cain Velasquez and Jose Aldo, everyone else is no longer the champ. Anderson Silva is out waiting because of his failed drug tests, Jon Jones is out...

May 27, 2015 8:30 am

Former Heavyweight Champ Arlovski Moves Up In Official UFC Rankings

What year are we in again? Because I just looked at the UFC rankings and Andrei Arlovski is now the #5 ranked heavyweight. The Pitbull moved up four spaces to break the top 5 after his mind blowing performance over, then ranked #3, heavyweight Travis Browne. In other ranking news, the new light-heavyweight champion Daniel...

May 26, 2015 10:03 am

UFC’s Hector Lombard Eyeing 2016 Olympics

  First Anderson Silva, now Hector Lombard. It seems like the popular thing to do while on the sidelines due to testing positive for performance enhancers is to prepare for the Olympics. Silva came out and said he wants to represent Brazil in Taekwondo for the 2016 olympics and now Lombard has stated he plans...

May 25, 2015 11:38 am

Vitor’s Coach: ‘It’s Time to Stop Doubting Chris Weidman’

Chris Weidman addressed his haters after his successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense this Saturday at UFC 187. “This is your last invitation, come join the team.” Weidman made quick work of Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort when he defeated him in just one round, and it looks like “The All American” made a believer out of...

May 25, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Master Seagal Handles 2 Opponents at Sambo Tournament

Steven Seagal could go down as one of the most controversial figures in our sport. He has walked with Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida to the octagon during the peak of their careers and has claimed to teach them many moves. He appears at UFC shows from time to time and has an aura to...

May 24, 2015 11:46 am

Weidman: ‘I Didn’t Expect to Get Punched In the Face So Much’

Chris Weidman has been confident about his championship defense against Vitor Belfort before the bout was even announced for “UFC 187”. Weidman has defeated the likes of Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida, so he was confused as to why people were doubting him against “The Phenom”. Belfort happens to possess some of the fastest hands...

May 24, 2015 9:59 am

‘Join TEAM WEIDMAN Before It’s Too Late’

Chris Weidman successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship in a highly anticipated bout with Vitor Belfort in the co main-event of “UFC 187”. Belfort was able to catch Weidman off-guard with shots early on, but once the fight went to the ground it was all Weidman. Weidman forced the referee to step in and wave...

May 22, 2015 1:06 pm

Conor McGregor: ‘I’m Not like Chael Sonnen’

When it comes to trash talking in and outside of the octagon, Conor McGregor’s name has to be near the top of everyone’s list. His ability to make non-MMA fans want to watch him win or lose in the cage is a talent that very few fighters have, but McGregor doesn’t want to be compared...

May 21, 2015 11:53 am

Usher’s Got Skills! Watch The Pop King Flow — WATCH!

Pop/R&B icon Usher has the moves to make the ladies swoon while he is on stage, but people don’t know he has the moves to duke it out with the best in the world as well. Atlanta’s Usher is a known staple at one of MMA’s top camps, Team Blackhouse, where he trains under the...

May 21, 2015 9:47 am

Weidman: ‘I want to retire the undefeated Greatest Of All Time’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has gone a perfect 12-0 so far in his professional mixed martial arts career, which includes two victories over the man many consider to be the greatest MMA fighter of all-time, Anderson Silva. With that said, the “All American” still has some lofty goals for the future, including retiring with...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

White — ‘Jon Jones Will Get Immediate Title Shot if He Returns’

UFC President Dana White confirmed that if Jon Jones were to return to the octagon, not only would he be at the top of the card but he would receive an immediate championship match. Jon Jones has had quite the couple of months outside of the octagon and this could be the news he needs...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 15, 2015 11:45 am

NSAC Votes: 3 Year Punishment for Steroid Users, Win Turns to Loss

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has decided to crack down on fighters failing drug tests and it looks like the Nevada State Athletic Commission is following suit. The NSAC voted for changes to their drug policy that could leave fighters who fail future drug tests empty knocked on their backside. If a fighter tests positive for...