Anderson Silva removed as coach of TUF Brazil 4 by request of NSAC

Despite Anderson “The Spider” Silva failing a drug test for steroids leading up to his UFC 183 bout with Nick Diaz last month, the UFC originally stated that Silva would remain on as coach of the upcoming Ultimate Fighter Brazil season 4. However, the series is being filmed in Las Vegas and the Nevada State … Read more

Rony ‘Jason’ Bezerra and Cezar ‘Mutante’ Ferreira both winners at UFC 147 (Video)

At UFC 147 we got to see The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil finals which resulted in Rony “Jason” Bezerra winning in the featherweight category and Cezar “Mutante” Ferreira taking the middleweight crown. By winning the tournaments both men have earned themselves a six figure contract with the UFC.

UFC 147 weigh-in results; Silva weighs 188, Franklin 190

UFC 147 weigh-ins took place today at the Estadio Jornalista Felipe Drumond in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Rich Franklin steps in on short notice replacing Vitor Belfort to take on familiar foe and Brazilian native Wanderlei Silva. Franklin weighed in at 190 pounds while Silva weighed in at 188 pounds for their 190 pound catchweight main event bout.

Watch today’s UFC 147 weigh-ins live on ProMMAnow.com at 3 p.m. ET

The UFC 147 weigh-ins take place today at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) from Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and will stream LIVE on ProMMAnow.com. If you miss the live stream, the on-demand video replay will be available shortly afterward.

UFC 147: Serginho Moraes steps in to face Cezar ‘Mutante’ Ferreira in new TUF Brazil middleweight final

Today the UFC officially announced The Ultimate Fighter Brazil middleweight final matchup. Serginho Moraes (6-1) will step in to replace an injured Daniel Sarafian against Cezar “Mutante” Ferreira (4-2) at UFC 147.

Rich Franklin vs. Wanderlei Silva II is slated for UFC 147 main event

Vitor Belfort’s replacement has finally been announced as he had to pull out of the UFC 147 main event fight against Wanderlei Silva. Rich Franklin (28-6) will step in to face Wanderlei Silva (34-11-1) at UFC 147 in June. This will be the second time that these two men meet in the octagon with Silva will now getting a chance to avenge his previous loss to Franklin at UFC 99.

TUF Brazil episode 3 recap: Team Vitor moves to 2-0

On this week’s episode of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil, it’s the first middleweight fight. Team Vitor’s Daniel Sarafian takes on Team Wanderlei’s Renee Forte. Cigano pays a visit.