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NYSAC: Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva will be drug tested before Bellator NYC

Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva will both be drug tested ahead of Bellator NYC, the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) confirmed with MMA Fighting … Continue reading

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Anderson Silva still hopeful for boxing match with Roy Jones Jr., while Jose Aldo volunteers to face Miguel Cotto

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — With the possibility of UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor taking on boxing legend on Floyd Mayweather next, another UFC star … Continue reading

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Kelvin Gastelum didn’t expect Anderson Silva to accept UFC 212 fight

When Kelvin Gastelum called out Anderson Silva after Gastelum defeated Vitor Belfort in the main event of UFC Fight Night 106, he never would have … Continue reading

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Vitaly Minakov vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva set for Fight Nights Global in Russia

A heavyweight clash between Vitaly Minakov and Antonio Silva is set for Fight Nights Global in St. Petersburg, Russia, on June 2. The promotion announced … Continue reading

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Anderson Silva seeks rematches with Michael Bisping, Nick Diaz

Kelvin Gastelum maybe have asked for a fight with Anderson Silva after his win on Saturday night over Vitor Belfort, but “The Spider” has other … Continue reading

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‘Old man’ Anderson Silva will fight on because, ‘it’s in my heart’

NEW YORK – Anderson Silva’s victory over Derek Brunson on Saturday night may not have been the most convincing of his career, but the former … Continue reading

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Anderson Silva talks McGregor-Mayweather, interest in MMA unions, relationship with UFC brass

BROOKLYN — Ahead of UFC 208, former middleweight champion Anderson Silva talked about his long-held dream to fight Roy Jones Jr., Conor McGregor vs. Floyd … Continue reading

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Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva signs to fight undefeated prospect in Russia

Antonio Silva has wasted little time moving on with his career. Just a week after being released from his UFC contract, the former Elite XC … Continue reading

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UFC Fight Night 95 medical suspensions: Silva, Chagas potentially out six months after Fight of the Night

Three fighters could face six-month suspensions following UFC Fight Night 95 in Brasilia, Brazil, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced Monday. Erick Silva and … Continue reading

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After rekindling feud, Wanderlei Silva decides to corner opposite Charles Bennett at Rizin

Wanderlei Silva and Charles Bennett are back at it again. Almost eleven years after their now-infamous altercation backstage at PRIDE Shockwave 2005, Silva and Bennett … Continue reading

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