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Wanderlei Silva -- I'M AN AMERICAN CITIZEN NOW ... And I'm Gonna Save Brazil!! (VIDEO)

You're about to get all the patriotic feels from MMA legend Wanderlei Silva ... who is so STOKED to finally be an American citizen that he gave an EPIC PRO-USA RANT to TMZ Sports. Silva was out at LAX when he proudly displayed his brand…

Wanderlei Silva -- Conor McGregor Is Wrong ... 'Promotion Is Part of the Deal' (VIDEO)

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva has a message for Conor McGregor -- be a pro and do your job.  The 39-year-old was at LAX when we asked how he felt about Conor's argument that he's paid to fight -- NOT to promote.  "The promotion is a part of…

The Stars Are Aligning for a Kimbo Slice vs. Wanderlei Silva Bout

Photo by Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Bellator MMA has had a big 2016 thus far, having bolstered their roster with some exciting new talent. They picked up former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson, and hard-hitting heavyweights Sergei Kharitonov and Matt Mitrione. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva calls out Kimbo Slice, wants striking war in Bellator MMA

Throughout his 20-year career, Wanderlei Silva has given fight fans one highlight-reel knockout after another, dating back to his prime years competing for PRIDE FC. And though he may have lost a step or two along the way, entertaining...Show More Summary

RIZIN FF names tag team partner for Wanderlei Silva on April 17

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight smashing machine Wanderlei Silva, who recently inked a multi-year deal with RIZIN FF, will return to action on April 17, 2016 in Nagoya, Japan, as one half of a grappling tag team...Show More Summary

Sherdog Remembers: Wanderlei Silva vs. Kazushi Sakuraba 1

Fifteen years ago in Saitama, Japan, “The Axe Murderer” and “The Gracie Hunter” met for the first of their three battles in Pride Fighting Championships.

Wanderlei Silva to Return to Action at Rizin in 'Tag Team Grappling Match'

Photo by Luiz Pires Dias/Zuffa LLC After Rizin’s inaugural New Year’s Eve show just three months ago, Pride FC’s surrogate has already garnered a reputation for having a penchant for the ridiculous. Its next event, set to take placeShow More Summary

Wanderlei Silva signs multi-year contract with RIZIN, debuts April 17 in Japan

Party peoplllllle! Yeahhhhh, tag team grappling in full effect! Fresh off his recent contract with Bellator MMA (more on that here), ex-UFC smasher Wanderlei Silva continued to broaden his horizons by inking a multi-year deal with RIZIN...Show More Summary

Rizin MMA signs Wanderlei Silva for multi-year contract, April 17 fight

Wanderlei Silva’s career is suddenly taking off again. Sixteen months after the former PRIDE champion retired, and one week after he signed a contract with Bellator, Rizin MMA has signed Silva for an April 17 event.Filed under: News

Postal Connections: Conor McGregor, the 209 and Wanderlei Silva Executive Editor Greg Savage covers a variety of subjects in his weekly mailbag, from the Irish superstar’s latest bout to Bellator’s signing of a Brazilian legend.

Wanderlei Silva Signs With Bellator, Celebratory Shakycam Video Surely On Its Way

(You see, Dana? All you had to do was occassionally buy the man a cake and EVERYTHING WOULD HAVE BEEN FINE BETWEEN YOU TO.) The past few years have been a roller coaster of emotions for Wanderlei Silva, to put it simply. In his lastShow More Summary

Wanderlei Silva to Bellator: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

Hoping to get his career back on track, Wanderlei Silva will be fighting for Bellator after the two sides agreed to a contract Wednesday. According to Bellator's official press release, Silva's deal with the promotion is " an exclusive...Show More Summary

Former UFC, PRIDE veteran Wanderlei Silva signs with Bellator MMA

Be careful what you wish for. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) smashing machine Wanderlei Silva, who made a name for himself with an impressive body count under the PRIDE banner in Japan, can now be called a Bellator MMA fighter...Show More Summary

'The Axe Murderer' comes out of retirement: Wanderlei Silva signs with Bellator

The next phase of the career of MMA legend Wanderlei Silva began today with the announcement that “The Axe Murderer” has signed with Bellator. Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News

Wanderlei Silva in negotiations with Rizin, but insists he's not ready to fight Fedor Emelianenko

Seems like every mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter not employed by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is pining for a shot at heavyweight legend and current Rizin headliner Fedor Emelianenko. Ya' know, eventually. Like Tito Ortiz before...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 83 results: Chris Camozzi snaps Joe Riggs' arm, scores 26-second TKO

PITTSBURGH – In a meeting of veteran southpaws, Chris Camozzi ran over Joe Riggs in a performance that would have made Wanderlei Silva smile.Filed under: News, UFC

UFC Fight News and Rumors 2016: Nevada State Athletic Commission Suspends Wanderlei Silva for Three Years

The Nevada State Athletic Commission's initial lifetime ban imposed on Wanderlei Silva has been reduced to a three-year suspension after an appeal.

Not That You Care, But Wanderlei Silva Was Just Hit With a Three Year Suspension

("You say Vitor Belfort got accepted at Stanford? GET ME YALE ON THE LINE, ASAP.") It doesn't really matter all that much, because Wanderlei Silva has spent the past three years in exile from the sport (and, oh yeah, retired from itShow More Summary

Nevada commission issues UFC vet Wanderlei Silva 3-year suspension

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today voted to suspend Wanderlei Silva for three years following a re-hearing on a lifetime ban issued 17 months ago.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

Wanderlei Silva suspended three years by NSAC

I know it might sound strange to celebrate a three-year disciplinary suspension, but for Wanderlei Silva, it's probably not as bad as it sounds. "The Axe Murderer" was suspended for life back in 2014 after he fled the scene of a pre-fight drug test, but was able to get that sentence overturned by a district court judge the following year. Show More Summary

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