Archive: Anderson Silva

Dec 28, 2013 9:19 am

Anderson Silva Fights For His Legacy

Fedor Emelianenko was, at one time, the best fighter competing in the sport of MMA. He had over thirty wins with no real defeats, and the manner in which he won his fights made him seem like something out of a comic book, rather than a regular old mortal man. Case in point: When he...

Dec 28, 2013 8:49 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC 168 Headliner Chris Weidman Enjoys Steak Dinner Night Before Fight

When you’re the man who dethroned ‘The Spider’ you instantly garner some additional swag. Which is why it should come as no surprise to anyone that UFC middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, enjoyed a nice steak dinner from the very posh STK restaurant in Las Vegas just one evening before his first title defense. Check it:...

Dec 27, 2013 5:20 pm

Weidman Coach Expects Silva to Taunt Just as Much at UFC 168 Rematch

  “I expect him to do all that stuff again,” UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman said about his opponent Anderson Silva.  Weidman earned the title by knocking out Silva while the former champion had his hands down, taunting the challenger and lazily ducking punches.   By Christopher Murphy @MurphMMA It was a fight that shocked...

Dec 27, 2013 5:11 pm

PHOTO | Weidman And Silva Staredown At Today’s Weigh-ins

UFC middleweight champion, Chris Weidman and former champ Anderson Silva squared off for fans at today’s ‘UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva’ weigh-ins event. The two will face off tomorrow night in the UFC’s main event. UFC 168 takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and airs live on pay-per-view. Ronda Rousey...

Dec 27, 2013 5:10 pm

PHOTO | Rousey and Tate Staredown At Today’s Weigh-ins

Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate squared off for fans at today’s ‘UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva’ weigh-ins event. The two TUF 18 coaches will meet in tomorrow night’s co-main event. UFC 168 takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and airs live on pay-per-view. Find Silva vs. Weidman and other Staredown...

Dec 27, 2013 4:32 pm

‘UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva’ Weigh-In Results: One Fighter 8lbs Over

Earlier today BJPENN.COM aired a live stream of the official ‘UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva’ weigh-ins event. Today’s weigh-ins took place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Nevada. If you missed the broadcast here are the official results: MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view, 7 p.m. PT) Chris Weidman (184) vs. Anderson Silva (185) –...

Dec 27, 2013 9:56 am

Watch Today’s ‘UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva’ Weigh-Ins Live on BJPENN.COM (4 p.m. PT)

In anticipation of tomorrow’s UFC 168 event UFC officials are staging today’s official UFC 168 weigh-ins ceremony. Each fighter booked for tomorrow’s fight card will have to make their contracted weight this afternoon in order to make their bouts official. You can catch all the action right here on BJPENN.COM starting at 4:00 p.m. PT...

Dec 27, 2013 9:55 am

Watch Today’s UFC Bruce Buffer Q&A Live on BJPENN.COM (2 p.m. PT)

Fight fans are invited to join us today on BJPENN.COM to view our live streaming event featuring a Q&A session with the UFC’s Bruce Buffer. Our stream kicks off at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET right here in the player below: Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 27, 2013 9:41 am

Sold Out UFC 168 Second Largest US Gate in UFC History

The biggest UFC event of the year is almost upon us and the excitement is becoming palpable. The year-ending Middleweight rematch between Anderson Silva and current Champion Chris Weidman, as well as the co-main event title defense for women’s Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate has definitely been the most anticipated and hyped event...

Dec 27, 2013 9:39 am

Silva Defends Fighting Style: “I Always Have To Be Me’

“There was one more thing: I learned that I have to be myself. I always have to be me… From the moment that a fight ends, that fight is in the past, win or lose. Even when I was winning my fights, once it’s over, it’s over. It’s in the past, and you’ve got to...

Dec 27, 2013 9:34 am

Miesha Tate ‘Really Thankful For Rousey Rivalry

“Ronda said some things that really got under my skin. She plays the mental warfare game. I didn’t want to fight her because I love fighting; I wanted to fight her because I wanted to beat her up. The biggest thing for me is just remembering to be myself, be on an even keel, and...

Dec 27, 2013 9:29 am

VIDEO | Chris Weidman: Anderson Silva still greatest of all-time

Chris Weidman talks about his highly-anticipated rematch against Anderson Silva at UFC 168, the difference between this fight and the first one, why Silva should still be considered the greatest, how he sees it playing out, and more. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 27, 2013 9:25 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva suggests UFC 168 bout could be his last

Anderson Silva talks about whether Saturday night’s rematch against Chris Weidman could be his last fight, whether he feels pressure going into the fight, why he isn’t sporting Nike for this fight, and more. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 27, 2013 9:10 am

VIDEO | Travis Browne believes UFC 168 drug testing was unfair

Travis Browne talks about his UFC 168 showdown against Josh Barnett, his “regal beard,” his last fight against Alistair Overeem, whether he thinks Barnett has evolved as a fighter, why he thought the extra drug testing he had to do prior to this fight was not fair, and more. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 27, 2013 8:57 am

VIDEO | Rousey Coach Has Threatening Message For Miesha Tate

Ronda Rousey’s Striking Coach and TUF coaching assistant, Edmond Tarverdyan, fires back at Miesha Tate and her boyfriend. Even offering up some money to have Miesha come to their gym to get her ‘ass kicked’. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 27, 2013 8:40 am

Anderson Silva Say’s There’s A ‘Great Chance’ He Stops Fighting

Anderson “The Spider” Silva, who faces Chris Weidman this Saturday at UFC 168 have met before. In their first battle that took place six months ago at UFC 162, Silva, who is touted by many as the greatest mixed martial artist of all time, taunted and mocked Weidman before being knocked unconscious by a left...

Dec 26, 2013 4:42 pm

White Confirms Belfort As Next Middleweight Title Challenger

The long-awaited rematch between UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman and former Middleweight king Anderson Silva is set for this Saturday, December 28th for UFC 168 in Las Vegas, NV. and I for one can not wait! However, there is one person who is awaiting to find out the outcome of this bout even more than...

Dec 26, 2013 4:36 pm

VIDEO | Ronda Talks Armbars, Cusses On Sports Center

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey live on Sportscenter speaks on her intense dislike of MieshaTate and what to expect for her big rematch showdown this Saturday at UFC 168. She also drops some cuss words and incites panic on set. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 26, 2013 4:31 pm

VIDEO | The Exchange with Megan Olivi: Ronda Rousey

Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey opens up to’s Megan Olivi about the strategy behind her rivalry with Miesha Tate, being motivated by doubters and more. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 26, 2013 4:03 pm

VIDEO | UFC 168 Fighters Square Off At Today’s Presser

Earlier today BJPENN.COM streamed the official UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva pre-fight press conference live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. If you missed our broadcast of the event click here for the full replay. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Dec 26, 2013 3:51 pm

PHOTO | Silva And Weidman Staredown At Today’s Presser

This Saturday Anderson Silva gets his shot at redemption in the UFC 168 main event when he faces off with Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight title in Las Vegas. Today the two squared off for cameras at the official UFC 168 Press-Conference. Miss the presser? Watch the replay right here. Rousey and Tate Staredown is HERE....

Dec 26, 2013 3:43 pm

PHOTO | Rousey And Tate Staredown At Today’s Presser

Saturday’s UFC 168 co-main event features an intriguing grudge match between TUF 18 coaching opposites, Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate. Today the two female fighters squared off for cameras at the official UFC 168 Press-Conference. Miss the presser? Watch the replay right here. Other staredown photo’s from today press conference are HERE. Share Tweet Email...