UFC heavyweight Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva originally tried picking a fight with Josh Barnett, but the 34-year-old American Top Team product will have to settle for a rematch with former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski. The two have verbally agreed to fight at UFC Fight Night 51 on Sept. 13 at Ginásio Nilson Nelson … Read more
UFC Fight Night 33 will take place on Dec. 7 at Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia. It will be the first time the UFC has visited Brisbane. Headlining the card will be a heavyweight match-up between Mark Hunt and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. Hunt, along with light heavyweight Aussie Anthony Perosh and Tom Wright, UFC Director of Operations, met with media this week in Brisbane to discuss the event.
Fight fans can watch a live stream of today’s UFC 160 fighter weigh-ins starting at 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT) on ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com). UFC 160 weigh-ins are being held at MGM Grand Garden Arena, the same venue playing host to Saturday’s fight card headlined with a heavyweight title fight between Cain Velasquez and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
NOTE: And on-demand video replay of the weigh-ins will be available immediately following the live stream.
Mirko Cro Cop might still be angry about the two knees he took to the groin from Alistair Overeem back at DREAM 6 in September 2008 in Japan that halted the bout early via No Contest.
Or he might just be giving his unbiased opinion on what happens to a fighter who gets popped for elevated testosterone levels high enough to power a thoroughbred race horse, who then is forced to sit on the sidelines and return to the Octagon eight months later without pharmaceutical crutches.
Top contender and former EliteXC champion Antonio “Big Foot’’ Silva has recently been calling out the biggest names in the STRIKEFORCE heavyweight division.
Most American MMA fans were pretty hyped for UFC 85: Bedlam today. It was a decent card. Not the best but very decent with some great action. But hardcore MMA fans will be awake at 3 a.m. this morning to watch SENGOKU 3 from Japan. There’s some really big names on this card and could … Read more