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Antonio Silva: I told Overeem “Get up, keep on fighting”

Fresh off his brutal knockout victory over Alistair Overeem, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva revealed what he said to the downed Dutchman after Herb Dean stepped...

Antonio Silva: I’m angry with an appetite for victory

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva came into the UFC with some hype and momentum on his side. Even though he was coming off a loss to surging contender Daniel Cormier, he was effective in Strikeforce and Elite XC, having won 9 out of 11 bouts during that time. One of those wins was his doctor stoppage victory over the legendary Fedor Emelianenko in the opening round of the Strikeforce World Heavyweight Grand Prix. However, after that, he was knocked out by the aforementioned Cormier and then thrust into a

Antonio Silva Is Seriously Fighting That Steroid Charge

(Photo courtesy of FCFighter.com.) No, it’s not like he was hoping we’d all forget about it. EliteXC’s heavyweight champion Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva — who pissed dirty, horse-steroid...

UFC on FX 5 rescheduled; Travis Browne to face Antonio Silva in main event

With questions surrounding UFC on FX 5 scheduled for September and the recent injury of Heavyweight Ben Rothwell, the UFC has decided to overhaul plans for this event. Rescheduled for October 5th and moved from Indianapolis to Minneapolis, Minnesota, Travis Browne will now face Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in lieu of Rothwell in the main event. Browne and Rothwell were scheduled to go face-to-face at UFC on Fox 4 on August 4th, but the rising Heavyweight contender Browne was apparently needed to

Cain Velasquez: I will beat Antonio Silva no matter where the fight goes

This weekend's UFC 146 will no doubt bring a star-studded lineup to the table. One of the major stars featured on Saturday will be former UFC Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, who will face Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in the co-main event. Having only fought twice since October of 2010, the AKA fighter will have much to prove in Las Vegas on May 26th. Coming off of a devastating 64 second loss to Junior dos Santos at the very first UFC on Fox card, Velasquez knows this a make-or-break fight in

Antonio Silva determined to "start off on the right foot" with the UFC

Antonio Silva wants to get off on the right foot with the UFC. Which is why, according to the former EliteXC Champion, he'll approach Roy Nelson with the same determination that he had when he defeated Fedor Emelianenko.

Jim Rome blasts Fedor Emelianenko following the defeat against Antonio Silva

MMA Analyst Jim Rome, talks about Strikeforce Heavyweight and MMA Legend Fedor Emelianenko. Rome criticizes Emelianenko's performance against Antonio ''Big Foot'' Silva that took lace over the weekend. Rome also went onto to say that Fedor never signed with the UFC through fear of being exposed.

Scott Coker says he’s not interested in Gerald Harris; Todd Duffee turned down an...

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker stated he will not be looking to add the exciled UFC Middleweight Gerald "Hurricane" Harris to the Strikeforce roster. Harris was cut from the UFC after a disappointing performance against Maiquel Falcao at UFC 123, despite having a 3-0 all-knockout record in the promotion prior to the bout. Here's what Coker said on MMA Hour (quote via MMAMania.com) about the possibility of acquiring Harris's services:"I talked to my guys about it, actually, they talked to me about it. I

Ex-UFC contender Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva coming out of retirement amid 11-fight losing streak

One-time UFC heavyweight title challenger Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva has canceled his retirement, much to the chagrin of concerned combat sports fans. On June 10,...
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Ex-UFC Contender Antonio Bigfoot Silva Ruthlessly Knocked Out, Suffers 7th Straight Loss

Former UFC heavyweight title contender Antonio Bigfoot Silva suffered his seventh straight loss in a brutal knockout at an MMA event in Moscow on...