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Dec 25, 2015 1:23 am

Twitter reacts to Anderson Silva versus Michael Bisping

The UFC released big news on Wednesday with the official announcement of former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva returning to the Octagon. Silva’s opponent UFC veteran Michael Bisping has already fired a shot at “The Spider” via twitter. Here is what others in the MMA community had to say on twitter regarding the announcement: Holy...

Dec 24, 2015 4:20 pm

Michael Bisping throws the first jab at Anderson Silva

It didn’t take long since the official announcement for UFC veteran Michael “The Count” Bisping to throw his first attack at former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Bisping tweeted: @SpiderAnderson see you in London my friend! Just leave the viagra out of it! #randomtesting — michael (@bisping) December 24, 2015 Silva at 40-years-old is coming...

Dec 24, 2015 1:27 pm

MUST SEE! The last time Anderson Silva fought in London

This happened the last time Anderson Silva fought in London, England…. pic.twitter.com/ZhpjLn14Bk — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) December 24, 2015 Earlier today it was announced that Anderson Silva would fight Michael Bisping in London, England at ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ which will be streamed exclusively on UFC Fight Pass. The fight is a great one...

Dec 24, 2015 10:21 am

Anderson Silva OFFICIALY set to return on February 27th

News broke just moments ago that Anderson Silva would be returning to the Octagon on February 27th to fight Michael Bisping in the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ on UFC Fight Pass. The fight will be the first for Silva since his suspension following his January 2015 win over Nick Diaz. On the...

Dec 23, 2015 2:59 pm

MMA Noise: MMA World Expo 2015 – Jon Jones, Anderson Silva & Ray Sefo

Jon “Bones” Jones, Anderson Silva, Eddie Alvarez and a few other MMA fighters were in New York 2015 MMA World Expo. The sixth annual MMA World Expo, the East Coast’s premiere Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) gathering presented by City World Ford, returned to New York’s Jacob Javits Center. Check out what else went on in...

Dec 22, 2015 10:04 pm

MUST SEE! Anderson Silva trains and spars with tribe members

Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva was once regarded as the greatest MMA fighter of all time. For many years Silva seemed unbeatable and invincible inside the cage. In this clip above from an unknown time period, Silva can be seen training and sparring with tribe members in one of the most interesting MMA training videos we’ve...

Dec 16, 2015 10:21 am

Anderson Silva Turns Up The Heat Video: On a mission

Anderson “The Spider” Silva has a new reason to rekindle his desire for middleweight gold.  UFC 194 opened the doors for a few middleweights in the division.  Yoel Romero defeated Souza by decision, however, raised more questions about Romero’s ability to perform in the championship rounds.   Chris Weidman historically is the only fighter to win...

Nov 27, 2015 8:20 am

Jacare discusses Anderson Silva’s role in prep for UFC 194

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza is currently preparing for his UFC 194 #1 contender fight against Yoel Romero on December 12th. Given that styles make matchups, this bout is practically guaranteed to produce fireworks! Romero will be riding a 7-fight win streak into the bout, that saw him most recently defeat former champion Lyoto Machida. Jacare on...

Nov 26, 2015 10:27 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva training on Thanksgiving

O treino não para bom dia meu povo obrigada mestre #Doria A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Nov 26, 2015 at 3:24am PST Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva doesn’t currently have a fight scheduled, but that didn’t stop the former pound for pound king from hitting the gym for some mitt work.

Nov 23, 2015 3:24 pm

Michael Bisping explains wanting the fight with Anderson Silva once again

Michael Bisping can’t seem to make up his mind. “The Count” went from campaigning for a chance to fight former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, to saying he would never fight him with his previous positive tests for steroids, to now wanting to fight “The Spider” once again. Bisping has gone on a whirlwind with...

Nov 22, 2015 12:37 pm

Report: Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort II set for UFC 197?

Anderson Silva has been forced to watch the action from the sidelines after getting busted by the NSAC for performance enhancing drugs after UFC 183. “The Spider’s” return to the octagon could rock the world of mixed martial arts, according to a report. UFC 197 takes place in Brazil at the HSBC Arena and could...

Nov 22, 2015 8:17 am

UFC middleweight is against Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division is about to receive a major shakeup if all the stars align correctly. Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon may be against Vitor Belfort at UFC 197, according to a recent report. Belfort currently ranks in the top-five of the weight class and a loss to Silva could cause...

Nov 16, 2015 7:18 pm

Dana White says UFC is ‘working on” Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort 2

Anderson Silva spent nearly six years as the king of the middleweight division during his run with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. “The Spider” brought fans around the world to their feet with his knockouts in the octagon, but perhaps none were flashier than his front-kick to the face of Vitor Belfort. Belfort has been patiently...

Nov 16, 2015 2:03 pm

Anderson Silva gives Ronda Rousey words of encouragement after rough loss

Ronda Rousey was riding a wave of momentum very few fighters ever get the opportunity to when walking into a championship fight at “UFC 193”. She had torn through every single opponent UFC President Dana White and matchmaker Joe Silva put in front of her and she crossed over into main-stream superstardom because of it....

Nov 13, 2015 8:19 am

PHOTO | Incredible Anderson Silva paintings

“Um grande presente de um artistas fantástico @fabioneryart DEUS abençoe” Translation: “A great gift for a fantastic artists fabio nery art God bless” A photo posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Nov 13, 2015 at 3:36am PST Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva took to Instagram this week to show off some incredible paintings from...

Nov 12, 2015 9:43 am

WATCH! Gerard Mousasi calls out Anderson Silva

While he is fresh off a brutal TKO loss to Uriah Hall earlier this fall, Gegard Mousasi is still setting his sights at the top of the UFC’s middleweight division. During a recent appearance on UFC Tonight, Gegard Mousasi called out former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva. Watch above!

Nov 9, 2015 9:24 am

UFC exec: Anderson Silva wants to fight in Brazil in comeback fight

Although nothing is set for the return of Anderson “The Spider” Silva yet, Giovani Decker, general manager of the UFC’s Brazil office says that a fight in Silva’s homeland is likely on his wish list. “I think it’s another wish of Anderson’s to fight in Brazil; I think every fighter has that wish,” Decker said...

Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anderson Silva hints on comeback with more focus than ever

UFC legend Anderson Silva announced on his Facebook page that he is ready to come back to the UFC. The former UFC middleweight champion often talked about in pound-for-pound lists was suspended for one year after testing positive for steroids in his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva posted a photo with this...

Nov 3, 2015 7:22 am

OUCH! Anderson Silva style leg break from kickboxing fight

We cringe every time we see a video like this…but we can never turn away. At Combat Challenge MMA, fighter Ian Ashburne threw a series of leg kicks at Joe Baxendale. Baxendale countered the kicks, and the result was gruesome.