2082 Search Results for anderson silva

May 13, 2015 9:31 am

No Hearing — Silva Granted New NSAC Postponement

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission has been delayed… again. The parties will now meet on June 5th to decide the fate on Anderson Silva’s future as a competitor. The meeting will determine whether or not Anderson Silva is, in fact, guilty of utilizing performance enhancing drugs walking into his bout with...

Apr 28, 2015 11:31 am

‘Learn How to Watch a Fight! — I Won Almost Every Round Against Silva’

At UFC 183, Nick Diaz stepped into the octagon to face Anderson Silva in what would become a frustrating twenty-five minute standup chess game. While Diaz was looking to come forward and strike the entire bout, Silva was perfectly fine with counterpunching and waiting for holes to open in Diaz’s defense. The judges unanimously scored...

Apr 17, 2015 9:15 am

DON’T HATE! Silva Says He’s Following His Dreams, Has To Try To Make Olympics

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva is leaving his comfort zone of the octagon to tryout for the 2016 Olympic team and he doesn’t care what anyone things about it. Once the news let out earlier this week, you could see a healthy mixture of fighters send positive and negative feedback toward “The Spider”. However,...

Mar 1, 2015 8:57 am

Silva Dominating Mitt Workout

A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Feb 25, 2015 at 2:57pm PST Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva is back in the swing of training, and can be seen above smashing a mitt workout!

Feb 27, 2015 1:30 am

PEDs Or Not, Silva Returns To Training And He Looks Good

Final de mais um treino. A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Feb 26, 2015 at 8:27pm PST Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva has officially returned to training following his UFC 183 win over Nick Diaz, and a public PED scandal.

Feb 20, 2015 9:23 am

Werdum: Silva should honor his word and retire

UFC interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (19-5-1 MMA) recently spoke with Brazilian news outlet Globo about Anderson Silva’s positive test for performance enhancing drugs (PED’s). Werdum cited an interview “The Spider” did in October of 2014, where Anderson called for a lifetime ban on all fighters caught taking PED’s: “When the guys test for the...

Feb 15, 2015 8:46 am

Dana White On Silva’s Failed Drug Test: “It Screwed Me Up”

Following an action packed night of fights in Broomfield, Colorado, UFC President Dana White joined media members, and fighters, for the post-fight press conference. A media member asked Dana White to discuss his thoughts on Anderson Silva’s failed drug test, to which White responded with: “It screwed me up for a few days. I was...

Feb 11, 2015 4:15 am

Rousey Reacts To Silva’s Test: ‘I wanted to cry… PEDs are a weapon’

“I was heartbroken to hear that, I wanted to cry… People need to realize that is a weapon and they’re bringing a weapon into the cage and they’re making our sport unsafe,The day that a person dies in that Octagon and the person who killed them tests positive for performance-enhancing drugs, we’re going to have...

Feb 9, 2015 4:57 pm

Bigfoot Blames Doctor For Silva’s Positive PED Test

UFC heavyweight Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is stepping up to defend his friend, and teammate Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva after it was revealed earlier this month that Silva failed a pre-fight random drug test ahead of UFC 183. Bigfoot points out that Anderson has had a 17-year long MMA career, and has never tested positive for...

Feb 9, 2015 7:45 am

GSP: ‘Silva vs. Diaz Should Have Been Cancelled, PED’s Are Weapons’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre has always been vocal about his stance on PEDs, saying they have no place in the sport, and even going as far as to cite the PED problems in MMA for one of the reasons for his retirement. Following Anderson Silva’s failed drug test for 2 PED’s, Georges...

Feb 9, 2015 7:31 am

Chael Sonnen Explains Theory Behind Silva’s Failed Drug Test

By now, the world knows of Anderson Silva’s failed random pre-fight drug test for 2 anabolic steroids ahead of UFC 183. There are many theories floating around as to why after 18 years in the sport, Silva turned his back on his firmly held belief that PED users have no place in the Octagon. Some...

Feb 8, 2015 10:20 am

Lawler: Jones, Silva Failed Drug Tests A “Black Eye” For The Sport

The UFC has had a bit of a rough start to 2015 when it comes to drug test results. First it was revealed after his UFC 182 scrap against Daniel Cormier that UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had failed a random pre-fight drug test for the main metabolite in cocaine. Following that, it was...

Feb 5, 2015 3:54 pm

“BIGFOOT”: Anderson is ‘absolutely’ innocent

Former UFC title challenger Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva is ‘absolutely sure’ that fellow Brazilian and former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is not guilty of anything. As a matter of fact, Silva believes that it is likely the doctor who is to blame and that “The Spider” was the ‘victim’ in this doping. His words (via...

Feb 5, 2015 3:38 pm

Florian: Silva – Jones Drug Test A “Black Eye” For The Sport

Former UFC title contender Kenny Florian was recently at FOX Sports with Daniel Cormier where he shared his thoughts on the failed drug tests of UFC superstars Jon Jones and Anderson Silva. Jon Jones made headlines when it was announced that cocaine metabolites were found in his system, this after a random pre-fight drug test...

Feb 5, 2015 1:50 pm

Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva To Meet With WWE Officials

Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva have been invited to a sitdown with WWE officials, and it looks like they’re going. Sonnen broke the news on TSN’s Off The Record (Replay): “That’s true, that is fact. I got a call from WWE. They said, ‘Look, we have WrestleMania, a Hall of Fame show in March. If...

Feb 5, 2015 12:56 pm

Ratings Report: ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Edition

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ was a pay-per-view success, and it’s preliminary card drew well on FS1 as well. Ratings expert Dave Meltzer broke down Saturday’s numbers for MMAFighting.com. Check it: “…nearly two million viewers tuned in for the Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann fight. The fight delivered 1,992,000 viewers, the largest number for a...