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May 10, 2012 2:10 pm

Bigfoot Silva Brings In Special Help To Prepare For Velasquez | UFC NEWS

By Jamie McAllister Antonio Silva comments in an interview with TATAME. Bigfoot comments on the change of opponents due to the Heavyweight shuffle. “I was really glad about the opportunity. It’s my UFC debut and they are giving me a chance to fight one of the top two guys of the division, a former champion....

Apr 22, 2012 3:12 pm

Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva Replaces Mir Against Cain Velasquez At UFC 146 | UFC NEWS

By Evan Stoumbelis Yesterday the MMA world saw Jon Jones defend his title against Rashad Evans, Eddie Alvarez defeat Shinya Aoki at Bellator 66, and we learned that former heavyweight champion Frank Mir would be filling Alistair Overeem’s spot in the main event of UFC 146 against Junior Dos Santos for the heavyweight championship. Fans...

Mar 30, 2012 6:54 am

who’s The Betting Favorite? “Bigfoot” Silva or “Big Country” Nelson

The UFC 146 main card is an all-heavyweight affair and to top off the night the UFC heavyweight champion, Junior dos Santos, will defend his title against Alistair Overeem. Also fighting on the main card is former EliteXC heavyweight champion, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in his UFC debut against “The Ultimate Fighter” champion Roy “Big Country”...

Feb 5, 2016 11:34 am

WATCH LOL! Mark Hunt versus Frank Mir in a UFC compliment war!

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt and Frank Mir are set to square off in the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 85 in Australia. Hunt is coming off a first-round TKO over Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and is looking to continue his winning ways with a tough task ahead of him with the former UFC heavyweight champion Frank...

Jan 26, 2016 9:40 am

MUST SEE! Guy laughs off body punch from Mark Hunt

THAT… Is insane. The stuff of nightmares. Nothing scarier than a guy that can laugh off a full power Mark Hunt body shot. #Repost @johnwayneparr ・・・ Mark Hunt in the building hitting the infamous Noodles. Sorry @markhuntfighter, I thought you punched like a man!! @emiliano303 A video posted by Joe Rogan (@joerogan) on Jan 26,...

Jan 22, 2016 9:14 am

Mark Hunt believes he can make a run at the heavyweight title

At 41 years old Mark ‘Super Samoan’ Hunt is without a doubt a legend of the sport, and one of the most beloved fighters. Hunt is coming off a 1st round TKO win over ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at UFC 193, and is currently gearing up for his ‘UFC Fight Night: Australia’ main event fight against Frank...

Jan 10, 2016 7:43 am

Video: Frank Mir on Mark Hunt: Tap or Snap, KO?

Frank Mir (18-10 MMA) has faced the best of the best the majority of his career.   The 36 year old signed on with the UFC back in 2001 and is one of the few that has 25 + fights for the organization. Mir’s next task is formidable opponent Mark  “Super Samoan” Hunt who is...

Jan 8, 2016 10:27 am

Mark ‘All Natty’ Hunt says he’s been fighting PED drenched fighters for years

Mark Hunt is extremely pleased with the UFC’s implementation of random drug testing done by USADA. “The Super Samoan” who has a fight scheduled with former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is all too excited to get his own championship belt spoke with Craziest Sports Fights about his upcoming bout and history of fighting. “All...

Jan 7, 2016 8:02 pm

Hunt vs. Mir headlines ‘UFC FN: Australia’

While the news of Conor McGregor vs. Rafael Dos Anjos & Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate at UFC 197 made major headlines Thursday evening, it was revealed that Mark Hunt vs. Frank Mir would headline ‘UFC FN: Australia’. The UFC has yet to make the announcement official, however MMAFighting broke the news that the bout...

Jan 3, 2016 8:48 am

UFC 195 Video: Stipe Miocic – Backstage with Megan Olivi

The co-main event at UFC 195 could of easily headlined any event this year and it showed by producing the first heavyweight KO of the year. It wasn’t just any knockout, the former champ Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski met the ‘dogcatcher’ when Miocic uncorked a right bomb to the side of Arlovski’s head then...

Dec 28, 2015 8:50 am

Released! Countdown to UFC 195: Andrei Arlovski vs Stipe Miocic

UFC 195 co-main event will feature heavyweights Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski vs Stipe Miocic on January 2nd.   Arlovski is enjoying his second wind in his career with six straight. The last time Arlovski felt a gold belt around his waste was over a decade ago, but with finishes against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Travis...

Dec 20, 2015 6:34 pm

Andrei Arlovski Making a Title Run: Highlights 2015

Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski went through a rough 2009-2011 dropping four straight, it didn’t help facing Fedor Emelianenko and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in two of those contest. Since 2013 Arlovski has remained undefeated winning six straight against top opposition. Stipe Miocic has one win in the books for 2015 against Mark Hunt back in...

Dec 5, 2015 9:50 am

“The Reem” Overeem on Rousy Video: “She was exposed!”

  Alistair “The Reem” Overeem couldn’t be more excited for the new women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm. The Reem (39-14-1 MMA) is on a two fight win streak and with a win against Junior dos Santos at UFC on Fox on December 19, he may position himself for his own title run. Overeem suffered key...

Nov 18, 2015 9:53 pm

Fertitta predicts UFC 193 is 2nd best-selling UFC PPV ever

UFC 193 was without a doubt an action packed night. From Mark Hunt’s 1st round KO win over Bigfoot Silva, to Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s 5 round war with Valerie Letourneau, and of course Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey. UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta believes that the event will be the 2nd best-selling UFC PPV of...

Nov 16, 2015 9:42 am

Mark Hunt asked Dana White to fight in two weeks after UFC 193 win

Mark Hunt walked into the octagon at “UFC 193” with a point to make: He is still fresh enough to make another run at the UFC Heavyweight Championship despite his age. Hunt knew full and well that a loss to Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, who isn’t even in the top-ten of the division, could lay any...

Nov 14, 2015 3:51 pm

UFC 193 Live Results

UFC 193 takes place tonight live from the massive Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The event is headlined by a women’s bantamweight title fight featuring champion Ronda Rousey taking on undefeated challenger Holly Holm. Here are the live results: Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm – Holly Holm defeats Ronda Rousey via TKO Joanna Jedrzejczyk...

Nov 13, 2015 8:04 am

WATCH! UFC 193 weigh-ins LIVE at 2 p.m. PST

Ahead of tomorrow night’s action in Melbourne Australia, catch all of the UFC 193 fighters weighing in for their fights Friday at 2 p.m. PST (5 p.m. ET). The full fight card for UFC 193 is as follows: Main card (c) Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm (c) Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau Mark Hunt vs....