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UFC Fight Week 2013 Schedule of Events Surr...

Jun 23, 2013Comments off1372 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Las Vegas for its traditional Fourth of July Weekend event, and has once again instituted UFC Fight Week in

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Chris Weidman on Anderson Silva: “He&...

Jun 22, 2013Comments off984 Views

UFC middleweight contender Chris Weidman says Anderson Silva would be a "fool" not to respect him as a fighter heading into their UFC 162 main

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Former UFC Champ Frankie Edgar Picks Chris ...

Jun 21, 2013Comments off1418 Views

Former UFC lightweight titleholder Frankie Edgar picks Chris Weidman to upset middleweight champion Anderson Silva in the UFC 161 main event on July 6 in

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Anderson Silva vs. Rich Franklin at UFC 64,...

Jun 19, 2013Comments off2140 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva defends his title on July 6 at UFC 162 against challenger Chris Weidman. Watch where his title reign began

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Chael Sonnen Believes Chris Weidman Can Do ...

Jun 19, 2013Comments off1687 Views

Chael Sonnen believes that Chris Weidman possesses all the necessary tools to do what he couldn't... defeat UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva.

Ricardo Lamas Pulled from UFC 162 Fight Car...

Jun 19, 2013Comments off1036 Views

First Ricardo Lamas lost his UFC 162 fight against Chan Sung Jung, and now he’s been removed from the fight card altogether.

Dana White Outraged by Steve MazzagattiR...

Jun 16, 2013Comments off1997 Views

UFC president Dana White is appalled by and highly vocal about Steve Mazzagatti's skills as a referee. Now that he's expressed his outrage, he believes

Anderson Silva’s Camp Denies Rumor th...

May 29, 2013Comments off1024 Views

Despite initial rumors to the contrary, UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is not pulling out of his scheduled UFC 162 bout with Chris Weidman.

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Chris Weidman Carries Quiet Confidence into...

May 19, 2013Comments off1118 Views

Chris Weidman carries the quiet confidence of overcoming adversity into his battle with the "Greatest of All-Time," Anderson Silva, at UFC 162 in July.

Anderson Silva Was Ready to Walk Away, but ...

May 15, 2013Comments off1515 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is widely regarded as the top pound-for-pound fighter on the planet, but may have never realized his potential if not

Chris Weidman Reserves Judgment on Anderson...

May 09, 2013Comments off771 Views

Chris Weidman doesn't want to cast judgment on Anderson Silva for missing recent media obligations, but realizes that no matter how big you become, "it's

Anderson Silva Says Missed UFC 162 Media Ob...

May 08, 2013Comments off1067 Views

UFC officials recently fined middleweight champion Anderson Silva $50,000 for skipping some scheduled UFC 162 media obligations, but Silva says it was all a misunderstanding.

Report: Anderson Silva Fined $50,000 For Sk...

May 07, 2013Comments off958 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been fined $50,000 for skipping UFC 162 media obligations.

Following Bout of Depression, Mark Munoz is...

May 05, 2013Comments off1125 Views

Following a bout with depression during the most difficult year of his pro career, Mark Munoz is back, focused on returning to title contention.

UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman Officially Annou...

May 02, 2013Comments off1225 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship officially announced UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman for July 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Thursday.

Chael Sonnen: “Jon Jones is the Best Figh...

Apr 30, 2013Comments off1844 Views

Chael Sonnen says UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is the best fighter he's ever fought.

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Chris Weidman: “I’m a Nightmare Mat...

Apr 27, 2013Comments off1860 Views

UFC middleweight contender Chris Weidman faces Anderson Silva on July 6 in Las Vegas and believes that he's a nightmare match-up for the champion.

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Anderson Silva Still Hasn’t Inked UFC...

Apr 25, 2013Comments off704 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has yet to put pen to paper on a new 10-fight deal with the promotion, according to UFC president Dana

Georges St-Pierre All But Closes the Door o...

Apr 24, 2013Comments off4598 Views

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre all but closed the door on the possibility of moving up a weight class to face middleweight titleholder Anderson Silva

If Georges St-Pierre Wants Anderson Silva N...

Apr 18, 2013Comments off1194 Views

“If Georges says to me, 'I want to fight Anderson Silva,' do you think I'm gonna go, ‘No you're not, you're fighting Johny Hendricks?’” posited

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UFC Fan Expo Returns to Las Vegas in Conjun...

Apr 11, 2013Comments off1321 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship presents its eighth UFC Fan Expo event on Friday, July 5 and Saturday, July 6 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Paradise Warrior Retreat at Tristar with Fi...

Apr 03, 2013Comments off1048 Views

The Paradise Warrior Retreat collaborates with the Tristar Gym in Montreal on April 6 and 7, putting together one of the most exclusive MMA training

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Chris Weidman is Sorry, Sorry That He is Go...

Mar 17, 2013Comments off2648 Views

One thing Chris Weidman isn't lacking heading into his UFC 162 fight with Anderson Siva is confidence. He guaranteed UFC president Dana White that he

Georges St-Pierre Believes Chris Weidman Wi...

Mar 11, 2013Comments off1020 Views

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre believes that his friend, Chris Weidman, is a "bad match-up" for Anderson Silva, and that he will finish the pound-for-pound

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Anderson Silva Agrees to Defend Belt Agains...

Mar 06, 2013Comments off919 Views

According to a report out of Long Island, New York, UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta on Wednesday told Chris Weidman that Anderson Silva had agreed to

UFC Working on Anderson Silva vs. Chris Wei...

Feb 21, 2013Comments off786 Views

UFC president Dana White revealed on Thursday that the promotion has started preliminary talks to pit Chris Weidman against UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in

Dana White: Chris Weidman Wants to Smash An...

Feb 09, 2013Comments off1122 Views

While many might question the wisdom in Chris Weidman coming back from injury and stepping immediately into a fight with Anderson Silva, but UFC president

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Anderson Silva’s Next Fight Will Not ...

Feb 07, 2013Comments off1432 Views

UFC middleweight titleholder and top pound-for-pound fighter in the world, Anderson “The Spider” Silva, is expected to return to action this summer, but the Brazilian

Dana White: Chris Weidman Poised to Get His...

Feb 04, 2013Comments off1313 Views

It looks like Chris Weidman's dream is about to come true.

Rashad Evans Could Be Next in Line to Face ...

Feb 01, 2013Comments off1205 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight titleholder Rashad Evans could face Anderson Silva next, if he defeats Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 156 and wants to cut