Five months after a judge reversed Wanderlei Silva’s lifetime ban, he will go back before the Nevada State Athletic Commission during its Oct. 29 meeting. Filed under: News, UFC
In July, the UFC filed a defamation lawsuit against legendary fighter Wanderlei Silva over two posts he made on Facebook, in which Silva alleged—ludicrously, it should be said—that the UFC fixed fights. Now Silva is trying to get that lawsuit thrown out of court, arguing that there is proof of his allegations, and that the UFC can’t actually sue him for defamation. Read more...
This will be good practice for Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), considering its likely to end up in front of a judicial review for its controversial Nick Diaz suspension, which took place earlier this week in Las Vegas (moreShow More Summary
Retired UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva today initiated an appeal with the Nevada Supreme Court to rule on whether the Nevada State Athletic Commission overstepped its bounds by imposing a lifetime ban early in 2014.Filed under: News, U...
It’s no secret that Wanderlei Silva is not fond of the UFC or its management. The former PRIDE and UFC star has been lashing out at UFC officials since running out of a gym to avoid a NSAC drug test ahead of his scheduled bout with Chael Sonnen at UFC 175.Filed under: (...)
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You say you want a revolution? Exiled combat sports legend Wanderlei Silva is promising a revolution in mixed martial arts (MMA), not long after he went to war with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and Nevada State Athletic Commission...Show More Summary
Former UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva may have bitten off more than he can chew this time. According to BloodyElbow.com's Paul Gift, Zuffa LLC (the UFC's parent company) has filed a lawsuit against Silva due to "intentional misconduct." The...Show More Summary
The UFC on Tuesday sued Wanderlei Silva in Nevada district court, claiming the now-retired UFC fighter defamed the promotion and disparaged its business after his recent allegation of fight-fixing.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Wanderlei Silva, who not only burned his bridge with the world's largest mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion but also dropped a MIRV on the surrounding area, claimed his formerShow More Summary
From Takanori Gomi to Wanderlei Silva, many fighters played violent roles in building the Pride Fighting Championships brand.
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Wanderlei Silva has been actively crusading against the UFC in recent months, but he broke new ground in a series of posts on Facebook yesterday (h/t to MMAJunkie.com for translating). While the topics were wide-ranging, and included...Show More Summary
"As Real As It Gets?" Wanderlei Silva's crusade against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) just took a turn to Real Town. According to "Axe Murderer," UFC 189's interim Featherweight title fight earlier this month between Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes (video replay here) isn't the only fight that was "allegedly" fixed. Show More Summary
Wanderlei Silva says that he can prove the UFC has hosted fixed fights in the octagon. The statements were made while voicing support for Stitch Duran after the cutman’s relationship with the UFC came to an end.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
It's Morphin Time! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) officially debuted its "Fight Kit" from Reebok this past weekend (Sat., July 11, 2015) at the epic UFC 189 pay-per-view (PPV) event (results), which went down inside MGM Grand Garden...Show More Summary
Jose Aldo is a prime example that sometimes even the best fighters in the world don’t get to sit at the cool kid’s table. Unlike his championship peers, Aldo has never had a filter when it comes to speaking his mind about the UFC. While...Show More Summary
Fabricio Werdum has gained a number of fans in the years since he upset Fedor Emelianenko back in Strikeforce, but none have been as big or loyal as Pride legend Wanderlei Silva. So when Vai Cavalo became the undisputed UFC heavyweight...Show More Summary
There are few people in the history of the UFC that have been more polarizing than Chael Sonnen. He’s one of the best trash talkers in the history of combat sports, and he has mastered the art of selling fights, and because of that,Show More Summary