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Anderson Silva’s Son Wins Via TKO In Muay-Thai Debut

The son of legendary Brazilian mixed martial artist Anderson Silva, Gabriel, was victorious in his first outing within the sport of muay-thai by TKO. Anderson’s future in the sport is quite uncertain at this point after a nasty injury to his leg saw him bow out of his UFC 236 showdown with Jared Cannonier in the fight’s opening exchanges. As …

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Anderson Silva Speaks Out In Defense Of Jon Jones

Anderson Silva has spoken out in defence of his friend and fellow legend Jon Jones, who has experienced the glare of the spotlight more than most in recent years.  Jones has been making every effort to stay active in recent times – fighting twice in the last four months, defeating both Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Smith in a pair of …

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Anderson Silva Believes UFC Should Rethink Approach To TRT

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Anderson Silva has claimed he is in favour of the USADA programme within the UFC but feels that the company should rethink its approach to Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT).  The former Middleweight champion feels the United States Anti-Doping Agency’s presence is warranted, however, he thinks they should be more flexible. TRT was banned by the UFC in 2014 after various …

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Anderson Silva Reveals He Was In Talks To Fight Conor McGregor

It was announced this week that Anderson Silva will face Israel Adesanya at UFC 234 in February. However, ‘The Spider’ has revealed that he was in talks about facing Conor McGregor before his fight in Melbourne was confirmed. The former pound-for-pound told ESPN that he was in talks with the UFC about a fight with Conor McGregor, after the Dubliner called …

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Israel Adesanya Vs. Anderson Silva Reportedly In The Works For UFC 234

ESPN reported today that the UFC are looking at setting up a middleweight clash between rising phenom Israel Adesanya and the former champ, Anderson Silva. Brett Okamoto reported first that UFC 234 could well host a 185lb clash between Adesanya and Silva, a fight that would mark the Brazilian legend’s first outing since February 2017. Breaking: Anderson Silva vs. Israel …

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Paulo Costa Out, Yoel Romero Reportedly Now Wants Anderson Silva

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 12: Yoel Romero celebrates after a middleweight fight against Ronaldo Souza during UFC 194 on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Brazilian powerhouse Paulo Costa has pulled from his UFC Brooklyn showdown with Yoel Romero, the second time this fight has been unsuccessfully booked. And what a fight it would have been! Two of the middleweight division’s most violent customers locked into a cage together? That sounded good to us. Romero has only come up short against the reigning champion Robert …

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Anderson Silva Responds To Conor McGregor Call-Out

Anderson Silva didn’t take too long to respond to Conor McGregor’s interest in potentially taking him on inside the octagon in the future. It was a rather bizarre thing to hear Conor McGregor express his desire to test himself against the former UFC middleweight champion of the world Anderson Silva. Sure, the Brazilian is far past his best, but in …

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Daniel Cormier Picks His Two Fellow G.O.A.T’s

Daniel Cormier has named the two fighters he believes deserve to be mentioned alongside him the greatest of all-time discussion. Cormier was the betting underdog going into his UFC 226 matchup with the heavyweight but even though it was a tight contest to call, virtually no one expected him to prevail in the manner that he did. KO’ing the KO-artist …

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Israel Adesanya Calls For Matchup With Anderson Silva

Rising middleweight star Israel Adesanya wants to conquer one of his idols inside the octagon, calling out Anderson Silva for a potentially electric showdown. It’s a matchup that does make sense when you think about it. Adesanya has been gradually drawing eyes to his progress over the last few months and with his last victory over Brad Tavares, he really …

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