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Update: Wanderlei Silva Contractually Cock-Blocked From Appearing at Dave & Buster’s Bellator Party

(Damn. Bellator spent $14.99 on those generic-ass MMA gloves for nothing? / Props: @zprophet_mma) I know, I know — you were really looking forward to sharing some chicken tenders with MMA legend Wanderlei Silva at the San Diego DaveShow More Summary

Video: Wanderlei Silva training with Fabricio Werdum for UFC 180

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Wanderlei Silva may be banned from mixed martial arts (MMA), but that hasn't kept the busy Brazilian beaver out of the combat sports headlines, today releasing a video of his training...Show More Summary

'Contractual obligations' prevent Wanderlei Silva from helping promote Bellator 131

Just kidding! It seems as though Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) castoff, Wanderlei Silva, will have to wait to join the MMA Motley Crew of Legends that Bellator appears determined to assemble on company president Scott Coker'sShow More Summary

Wanderlei Silva Defects to Bellator — Disgruntled UFC Star to Appear at Dave & Buster’s Party on Friday

(There ain't no party like a Wanderlei party 'cause a Wanderlei party COMES WITH JALAPENO POPPERS AND A FREE $5 POWER CARD. Photo via Vegas News.) Scott Coker & Co. continue to snatch up disgruntled former Zuffa employees like hot cakes,...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva announced as late-addition to Bellator 131

Great news for mixed martial arts (MMA) fans headed to Bellator 131 on Nov. 15, 2014 in San Diego, Calif., as the promotion today announced that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Wanderlei Silva will be in attendance for the "Tito vs. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva Continues His Fighter Pay Crusade in New Video ‘For the Warriors’

(Props: wandfightteam) Now that he's been permanently drummed out of the sport for dodging a random drug test in May, Wanderlei Silva is continuing his quest to become the voice of ethics in MMA, or something like that. His latest video (titled "Round 2 - For the Warriors. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva releases new video rant 'For the Warriors' slamming UFC pay structure

And it looks like your beloved Nostradumbass has been unwittingly drafted into the "Axe" army (1:05).

Wanderlei Silva Takes Another Shot at UFC, Accuses Promotion of 'Slavery'

It’s fully within Wanderlei Silva’s rights to pick up his ball and go home, but the UFC had better not catch him playing on someone else’s court. The MMA legend shocked the world in September by officially announcing his retirement from fighting in an anti-UFC YouTube video. Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen Declines XFC Fight, Open to Grappling Match with Wanderlei Silva

Xtreme Fighting Championships (XFC) was targeting a grudge match between Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen in Brazil, but it looks like The American Gangster doesn't plan on finding a loophole in his current suspension to make the bout...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva lashes out at Dana White, compares UFC contract to slavery

Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran and former PRIDE hurter Wanderlei Silva was spouting off about a potential fight against Chael Sonnen in Brazil, despite the fact that both combatants are serving suspensions from Nevada State...Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen declines offer to fight Wanderlei Silva in Brazil, but open to jiu-jitsu match in Metamoris

Time for Plan B? Wanderlei Silva is banned from mixed martial arts (MMA) -- at least in the United States -- and his former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rival Chael Sonnen is currently serving a two-year suspension from Nevada...Show More Summary

Phil Baroni claims he got Email offering Wanderlei Silva fight in Japan

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight smashing machine Wanderlei SIlva has been banned from mixed martial arts (MMA). For life. That's according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), who dropped the hammer on "The Axe Murderer" after Silva blew off a pair of disciplinary hearings (details). Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva: There's No Way UFC Fighters Should Earn $4K, $8K for a Fight

Former Pride champion and UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva believes that while he was compensated fairly by the world's premier mixed martial arts organization, up-and-coming competitors deserve fatter checks for their efforts. "The Axe Murderer"...Show More Summary

Hilariously Misguided Quote of the Day: Wanderlei Silva Wants to “Make MMA Like the NFL”

(Out of the streets, inside elevators -- it's all relative.) The irony of Wanderlei Silva's recent moral crusade against the UFC, which has come following a drug-test scandal and his subsequent retirement from the sport, has not been lost on us. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva has a message for UFC: Don't induct me into Hall of Fame, because I won't go

Would the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Hall of Fame be incomplete without the inclusion of storied mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran and former PRIDE FC champion Wanderlei Silva? It may not matter. "The Axe Murderer" doesn't want...Show More Summary

MMA Retrospective: Examining the Career of 'The Axe Murderer' Wanderlei Silva

Upon hearing the news that “The Axe Murderer” Wanderlei Silva was retiring from MMA, I found myself both sad and glad. It is a relief that he has finally conceded that the time has come to step away from a sport that by its very nature consumes the excellence of those who ply it as a trade. Show More Summary

UFC Quick Quote: Dana White reveals Wanderlei Silva earned $9.7 million, claims doctors never found anything wrong with him

It's getting personal... "You know how much money Wanderlei Silva has made since he’s been with the UFC? $9.7 million.... So Silva says everybody’s getting rich except the fighters. What does Wanderlei considers rich? $9.7 million isn’t rich? A lot of people would consider that rich. Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen forgives Wanderlei Silva for drug test fiasco, just as Sonnen was forgiven by Vitor Belfort

The former UFC middleweight contender spoke with to help promote his upcoming gig as analyst for Battlegrounds O.N.E. on October 3, 2014 alongside wrestling legend Jim Ross. With the recent news involving Wanderlei Silva,...Show More Summary

Dana White Says Wanderlei Silva Has Been 'Pete Rose'd,' No Hall of Fame Offers

Following his dramatic exit from the UFC, Wanderlei Silva has officially been blackballed from the Hall of Fame, according to UFC President Dana White. The legendary MMA fighter took aim at the UFC a week ago in a YouTube video, butShow More Summary

Dana White bans Wanderlei Silva from UFC Hall of Fame: 'The guy's been Pete Rose'd'

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Wanderlei Silva retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) late last week and in the process, buried his former employer for running a combat sports sweatshop (watch the video here). Not...Show More Summary

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