THE SPIDER vs. DANIEL CORMIER at UFC 200!!! Watch Dana White announce Anderson Silva as Jon Jones’s replacement

Dana White said Dan Henderson and Gegard Mousasi called him and wanted a shot at UFC light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier after Jon Jones was pulled from their UFC 200 headlining title bout on just three days notice. However, it was former middleweight king Anderson Silva who also called the UFC President and ultimately was chosen … Read more

Watch what happened the last time Anderson Silva fought in London

In honor of “The Spider’s” return to the Octagon this weekend in London where he will meet Manchester’s Michael “The Count” Bisping in the UFC Fight Night 84 main event, let’s take a look back at the last time Anderson Silva fought in England’s capital city. For that we’ll need to travel back a decade … Read more

Anderson Silva fined and suspended one year for PED use

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has reaped the punishment for his failed drug test back in January following a unanimous decision win over Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva tested positive for anabolic steroids as well as benzodiazepines. Silva’s lawyer claimed a tainted sexual performance enhancer was to blame for the failed steroid test, … Read more

Anderson Silva wants rematch with Nick Diaz, tells 50 Cent to bet on him

TMZ caught up with former UFC middleweight champ Anderson “The Spider” Silva and questioned him regarding his recent failed drug tests for performance enhancing drugs. Silva denied knowingly taking steroids but at one point said he needed to check all the supplements he used because he’d never failed a drug test before. One would think … Read more

Anderson Silva: ‘The hurry some people have to condemn me is unfair’

The man largely considered the greatest MMA fighter of all time, Anderson “The Spider” Silva, tested positive for steroids and sent shockwaves through the sports world (or at least the MMA/UFC world). The former long-reigning UFC middleweight champion has denied the allegations and is looking to clear his name. In a statement posted to Anderson’s … Read more

UFC mans up, press conference on drug testing set for Feb. 18

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and President Dana White will hold a press conference on Feb. 18 in Las Vegas. UFC Tonight reported the news on Wednesday. This is something our site has called for in the past. We as fans deserve better policing, more transparency, and a clear sign that the UFC is doing something to protect the sport we love. … Read more

Uh-oh! Anderson Silva fails another drug test

  So after Anderson failed an out of competition drug test it appears another came back as positive for other things. MMAJunkie.com reported this news and it is being circulated throughout the web. Multiple sources close to the situation on Wednesday confirmed to MMAjunkie that Silva failed a second drug test in relation to UFC 183…. … Read more

Feijao says Anderson is kicking “F%$#ing hard”!

MMAFighting spoke with Anderson Silva’s teammate and well known MMA fighter Rafael Cavalcante, ahead of Silva’s anticipated fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on Jan 31. Feijão said Silva is not holding back. “I just returned from an injury, and I’m getting beat up in training,” said Cavalcante. “He’s training hard, I’m really impressed. … Read more

New Anderson Silva UFC promo will give you chills

Anderson Silva returns to the Octagon on January 31, 2015 after a long layoff due to injury. He will be facing scrapper Nick Diaz in one of the most anticipated fights of all time. The UFC recently released a hype video about The Spider’s return and it gave us chills. What about you? Please like … Read more

Plotting the course for former UFC champs

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson

In the UFC belts can change hands quickly. Back when the Randy, Tito, Vitor, and Liddells were owning the light heavyweight scene the 205 title was passed around like candy. Before Jon Jones it wasn’t defended for very long before someone else had it. The heavyweight scene wasn’t any better to be honest and about … Read more