2543 Search Results for anderson silva

Nov 22, 2015 12:37 pm

Report: Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort II set for UFC 197?

Anderson Silva has been forced to watch the action from the sidelines after getting busted by the NSAC for performance enhancing drugs after UFC 183. “The Spider’s” return to the octagon could rock the world of mixed martial arts, according to a report. UFC 197 takes place in Brazil at the HSBC Arena and could...

Nov 22, 2015 8:17 am

UFC middleweight is against Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division is about to receive a major shakeup if all the stars align correctly. Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon may be against Vitor Belfort at UFC 197, according to a recent report. Belfort currently ranks in the top-five of the weight class and a loss to Silva could cause...

Nov 16, 2015 7:18 pm

Dana White says UFC is ‘working on” Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort 2

Anderson Silva spent nearly six years as the king of the middleweight division during his run with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. “The Spider” brought fans around the world to their feet with his knockouts in the octagon, but perhaps none were flashier than his front-kick to the face of Vitor Belfort. Belfort has been patiently...

Nov 16, 2015 2:03 pm

Anderson Silva gives Ronda Rousey words of encouragement after rough loss

Ronda Rousey was riding a wave of momentum very few fighters ever get the opportunity to when walking into a championship fight at “UFC 193”. She had torn through every single opponent UFC President Dana White and matchmaker Joe Silva put in front of her and she crossed over into main-stream superstardom because of it....


Nov 13, 2015 8:19 am

PHOTO | Incredible Anderson Silva paintings

“Um grande presente de um artistas fantástico @fabioneryart DEUS abençoe” Translation: “A great gift for a fantastic artists fabio nery art God bless” A photo posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Nov 13, 2015 at 3:36am PST Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva took to Instagram this week to show off some incredible paintings from...

Nov 12, 2015 9:43 am

WATCH! Gerard Mousasi calls out Anderson Silva

While he is fresh off a brutal TKO loss to Uriah Hall earlier this fall, Gegard Mousasi is still setting his sights at the top of the UFC’s middleweight division. During a recent appearance on UFC Tonight, Gegard Mousasi called out former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva. Watch above!

Nov 9, 2015 9:24 am

UFC exec: Anderson Silva wants to fight in Brazil in comeback fight

Although nothing is set for the return of Anderson “The Spider” Silva yet, Giovani Decker, general manager of the UFC’s Brazil office says that a fight in Silva’s homeland is likely on his wish list. “I think it’s another wish of Anderson’s to fight in Brazil; I think every fighter has that wish,” Decker said...

Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anderson Silva hints on comeback with more focus than ever

UFC legend Anderson Silva announced on his Facebook page that he is ready to come back to the UFC. The former UFC middleweight champion often talked about in pound-for-pound lists was suspended for one year after testing positive for steroids in his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva posted a photo with this...

Nov 3, 2015 7:22 am

OUCH! Anderson Silva style leg break from kickboxing fight

We cringe every time we see a video like this…but we can never turn away. At Combat Challenge MMA, fighter Ian Ashburne threw a series of leg kicks at Joe Baxendale. Baxendale countered the kicks, and the result was gruesome.

Oct 27, 2015 12:22 pm

Michael Bisping shoots Anderson Silva down with steroid comments

While Michael Bisping is recovering from surgery on his arm, multiple opponents are waiting in line to get a fight with “The Count” for his return to the octagon. The UFC middleweight has had a long time interest in fighting UFC great Anderson Silva, but it seems like that fire has died after Silva tested...

Oct 27, 2015 7:59 am

Rothwell goes off on Anderson Silva: You’re not a man, you’re nothing

Ben Rothwell has quickly become a fan-favorite fighter. From giving out free t-shirts during a recent Q&A event, to the menacing laugh he does during post-fight Octagon interviews, Rothwell is loved by many. However with his recent comments towards former UFC middleweight kingpin, Rothwell likely didn’t earn himself any extra fans. He spoke on The...

Oct 23, 2015 10:04 pm

MUST SEE: Anderson Silva and his team mocking Steven Seagal?

Steven Seagal has taken credit for several historic knockouts in MMA history, most notably Anderson Silva’s front kick KO of Vitor Belfort, and Lyoto Machida’s jumping front kick KO of Randy Couture. “Sensei” Seagal claimed to have taught Silva and Machida the techniques, and even referred to the pair as his children… Most recently, Seagal...

Oct 13, 2015 10:14 am

“I’m going to break Anderson Silva’s record”

UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (23-2-1 MMA) does not give a damn who his next opponent is going to be. “Mighty Mouse” is solely focused on one goal, and that’s breaking Anderson Silva’s record of 10 consecutive world title defenses. “I don’t give a damn,” Johnson told MMA Junkie when asked who he wanted to...

Oct 10, 2015 8:21 am

Pay The Man! Brazilian Soccer Team Owes Anderson Silva $30K

One of the biggest soccer teams in Brazil owe former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva a big fat check for $30,000. The Corinthians, a soccer team in Brazil, owe “9ine”, which is the company that owns Anderson Silva’s image rights, money that they have just decided not to pay them, according to Combate. Here’s the...

Oct 3, 2015 2:01 pm

Anderson Silva, Master Of Balance? Watch Now!

A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Oct 1, 2015 at 7:36am PDT Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva is always showing off his evolution in training, and in doing so, proves he has an undying desire to return to the cage. Following his latest victory in the cage, against Nick Diaz...

Sep 26, 2015 8:34 am

Bisping on Fighting Anderson Silva: ‘Leave The Viagra Out Of It And I’m In’

While attending an MMA event in Dagestan, which was streamed on UFC Fight Pass, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was interviewed and asked about his future in the UFC. Silva responded by saying that he expects to fight in April of next year, on the same card as heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum, and also...

Sep 25, 2015 1:12 pm

Anderson Silva Expects To Fight On Same Card As Werdum, Possibly Against Michael Bisping

For those who didn’t know, an MMA event in Dagestan took place today and was streamed on UFC Fight Pass. UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was in attendance, along with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. At one point during the broadcast Silva was interviewed and asked about his career and his future in the...

Sep 24, 2015 12:36 am

Anderson Silva And Fabricio Werdum Get Swarmed By Fans In Russia

Regardless of his current situation, with the failed drug test and strange excuse, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is still one of the most recognizable and adored fighters in MMA. Case in point, this video showing him and current UFC heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum surrounded by tons of fans in Dagestan, all trying to...

Sep 22, 2015 5:20 am

Relive Anderson Silva’s Amazing Front Kick KO Of Vitor Belfort –– WATCH NOW!

There are plenty of incredible finishes in MMA but few can compare to when former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva delivered a perfect front kick to the face of challenger Vitor Belfort, a kick that put an end to the fight and brought sheer amazement and disbelief to all who witnessed it. The casual fans...

Sep 22, 2015 12:05 am

Anderson Silva Style Leg Break Ends Fight Early –– Graphic Video!

This is something you don’t ever want to see happen to anyone. We all saw it go down with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva when he fought Chris Weidman the second time. He threw a leg kick, Wiedman checked it and bam, Silva’s leg was snapped and he was on the mat screaming out...

Sep 19, 2015 4:00 am

Dana White Responds To Sonnen’s Fedor vs. Anderson Silva Claim

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen sometimes says things that seem to good to be true. For example, on a recent episode of his podcast, while talking to heavyweight Frank Mir, Sonnen claimed that the UFC were currently working on putting together a fight between Anderson Silva and Fedor Emelianenko. Well according to UFC president Dana...

Sep 16, 2015 11:52 am

Chael Sonnen Leaks Insider Info –– Claims Fedor vs. Anderson Silva In The Works

Chael Sonnen is known to pass along plenty of info, some of which he probably isn’t supposed to. In the latest episode of Sonnen’s ‘You’re Welcome’ podcast, the former UFC fighter talked to Frank Mir. The topic of fighters returning after retiring came up and that’s when Sonnen dropped some pretty crazy news. He told...

Sep 15, 2015 1:09 pm

Nick Diaz Gets Five Years While Anderson Silva Gets One –– What?

UFC 183 was a huge event. In a fight many never thought we would see, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva took on former Strikeforce welterweight champ Nick Diaz. Two of the very best strikers in MMA. It was also a big deal because it was Silva’s return, following his devastating leg break from that second...

Sep 13, 2015 2:08 pm

Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida speak out on Pedro Rizzo’s retirement

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship traveled to Brazil for the first time in 1998, there was a slew of Brazilian fighters who made a name for themselves during the event. Vitor Belfort wowed the crowd in attendance when he only needed forty-four seconds to knock out Wanderlei Silva, but one heavyweight stood head and shoulders...

Sep 11, 2015 12:07 am

WATCH! The Elusive Anderson Silva

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is currently serving the rest of his suspension, stemming from his failed drug tests back at UFC 183, when he fought Nick Diaz. He’ll be out a little while longer and it looks like he might be getting a little antsy, or crazy. Silva is a very eccentric guy...