2364 Search Results for anderson silva

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...

May 15, 2015 11:41 am

Eye Hopes To Out Perform May-Pac With Potential Rousey Bout

Jessica “Evil” Eye is set to return to the octagon in a women’s bantamweight match with Miesha Tate. Seeing as these two women are top-ranked in their division, this could be a title eliminator. If Eye comes out on top, she will have her sights set on Ronda Rousey and her championship. Eye feels she...

May 14, 2015 1:00 pm

STOCKTON!

You can take the Diaz Brothers out of Stockton, but you can’t take the Stockton out of them! Born and raised in the “209”, both Nate and Nick Diaz will forever have a connection with Stockton, California. #Stockton #sf #mamas A photo posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on May 13, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT We last...

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

May 10, 2015 4:27 am

Miocic Broke Major Record During Fight Against Hunt

Stipe Miocic walked into the octagon on Saturday evening and sent a message to the rest of the heavyweight division: Stipe Miocic ain’t nothing to mess with. Mark Hunt proved to be one of the toughest fighters in the company by pushing through pain and punishment for four and a half rounds. Hunt was able...