From Randy Couture and B.J. Penn to Wanderlei Silva and Dan Henderson, the decade gave mixed martial arts fans plenty of lasting memories.
Bellator heads to Los Angeles next week for its latest “tentpole event.” Beforehand, fans can get up close and personal with some current stars and MMA legends.Filed under: Bellator, News
Bellator 170 "Ortiz vs. Sonnen" comes to The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. on Jan. 21, 2017. Bellator's "tent pole" event will be headlined by a grudge match decades in the making between old collegiate rivals who became UFC stars: "Bad...Show More Summary
When Wanderlei Silva returns to the cage, Chael Sonnen will be waiting. Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News
Last week he was a chicken. This week he is a rodent. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight and longtime PRIDE FC icon Mirko Filipovic is no longer fighting Wanderlei Silva at the upcoming RIZIN Open-Weight Grand Prix...Show More Summary
Photo by Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The figures behind the scenes at Rizin Fighting Federation must have been scrambling about once it had emerged both Wanderlei Silva and Shane Carwin, two of their openweight Grand Prix's biggest...Show More Summary
In light of Wanderlei Silva’s recent withdrawal from a match with Mirko Filipovic at Dec. 29’s Rizin FF 3 event, WSOF President Ray Sefo said that, given sufficient time to prepare, he would like to get back a loss suffered to Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic in 2012.Filed (...)
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has an unfortunate history of taking verbal jabs at Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos, calling her "Wanderlei Silva in a dress" and laughing at inappropriate "dick" jokes at her expense. Show More Summary
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Like many, my introduction to the world’s most fascinating sport, mixed martial arts, was through the earliest iteration of the UFC’s reality show, The Ultimate Fighter—a TV program which, I fear, has long...Show More Summary
The lip murderer is back. Former PRIDE FC smashing machine Wanderlei Silva is no longer fighting at the upcoming RIZIN open-weight grand prix, scheduled for later this month in Saitama, Japan, because he’s not fully recovered from aShow More Summary
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight and longtime PRIDE FC icon Mirko Filipovic is in a very bad mood. Probably because he woke up to news that Wanderlei Silva was no longer fighting him at the upcoming RIZIN Open-Weight...Show More Summary
Mirko Filipovic has a few choice words for fellow vet Wanderlei Silva.Filed under: News
Wanderlei Silva returns from close to a four-year absence to face Mirko Filipovic for a third time on Dec. 29 in Saitama, Japan.
In case you weren’t watching last September’s RIZIN World Grand Prix Tournament, held inside the legendary Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) striker Mirko Filipovic is now a grappler. And a proShow More Summary
On Nov. 1, 1996, Wanderlei Silva made his professional mixed martial arts debut at Brazilian Vale Tudo Fighting 6, and the sport was never the same.
Forgive and forget? Pfffft... not a chance. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight smashing machine Wanderlei Silva is still hot under the collar, thanks to years of verbal abuse from his fellow Ultimate Fighter (TUF)...Show More Summary
Artwork by Spencer Afonso Dan Henderson had just put Wanderlei Silva into a deep sleep with a left hook to end Pride 33, and after he started speaking during the post-fight interview, the man holding the mic whispered for him to take out his mouthpiece. Show More Summary
Four-time UFC title challenger and former two-division PRIDE champ Dan Henderson needs to go back 16 years – Feb. 26, 2000 – to remember his toughest night of work.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
Kron Gracie’s world-class ground game was again on display in Sunday’s Rizin FF 2 headliner. However, a potential second-round open-weight grand prix bout was the story of the night.Filed under: News
Watch the old videos where he walked out to "Sandstorm" and rolling his wrists and caved in skulls all you want, but unless you saw Wanderlei Silva fight during his Pride heyday, it's hard to appreciate how terrifying the Chute Boxe brawler was a decade ago. Show More Summary