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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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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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Dana White Issues Brutally Blunt Response To Anderson Silva’s Retirement Threats

UFC president Dana White has made a rather pointed response to the recent retirement threats made by the former middleweight champion, Anderson Silva. Last month saw the UFC’s flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson finally break into that upper-tier of legendary UFC champions as he stretched out his reign as the 125lb strap-holder to ten consecutive title-defenses. For many, this only confirmed …

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