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Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva heading to Russia to face undefeated prospect

Former EliteXC heavyweight champion and 11-time UFC veteran Antonio Silva is heading to Russia.

MMAjunkie today confirmed with Silva’s manager, Alex Davis, that “Bigfoot” will compete in the main event of an upcoming Titov Boxing Promotion event on Nov. 254 palabras más

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Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva a free agent after heavyweight, UFC decline to renew contract

Antonio Silva’s UFC career is over for the time being after more than four years and 11 octagon appearances with the organization.

Silva (19-10-1 MMA, 3-7-1 UFC) completed his UFC contract with… 325 palabras más

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Manager expects 'Bigfoot' Silva to be released, head overseas; comments on Roy Nelson kick

Antonio Silva’s longtime manager expects to restart the Brazilian heavyweight’s career overseas after his latest UFC loss.

“I think ‘Bigfoot’ will probably be out of the UFC and probably go to Rizin (FF) or Russia,” Alex Davis told MMAjunkie. 380 palabras más

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Roy Nelson's kick of John McCarthy at UFC Fight Night 95 could land him in Brazilian sports court

The Brazilian commission overseeing this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 95 apparently won’t let Roy Nelson’s post-fight actions slide.

After Nelson vented his frustration with a stoppage win over Antonio Silva by kicking and then flipping off referee “Big” John McCarthy, the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA, or CABMMA, announced the incident will be addressed by a Brazilian court. 560 palabras más

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UFC Fight Night 95 medical suspensions: Erick Silva, Luan Chagas given 180-day sits

Seven fighters from this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 95 event were issued lengthy medical suspensions, and two could be out of action for up to six months. 255 palabras más

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Roy Nelson 'hurt' by stoppage win over 'Bigfoot' Silva, so that's why he kicked John McCarthy's butt

BRASILIA, Brazil – Heavyweight Roy Nelson said it “hurt” him to finish Antonio Silva at UFC Fight Night 95, and that’s why he doesn’t regret kicking “Big” John McCarthy after his stoppage win. 755 palabras más

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