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Wanderlei Silva's NSAC re-hearing set for Nov. 30

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Wanderlei Silva was granted a re-hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) after a district court judge ruled in favor of "The Axe Murderer," who insisted the governing...Show More Summary

Debunking MMA's Brazilian Home Field Advantage

Photo by Rob Stothard/Zuffa LLC Poor Wanderlei Silva. Not to pick on Silva any more than the Nevada Athletic Commission already has, but it must be noted that in the Zuffa era of the UFC, “The Axe Murderer” was the first ever Brazilian...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva re-hearing postponed by NSAC following paperwork blunder

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Wanderlei Silva was granted a re-hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) after a district court judge ruled in favor of "The Axe Murderer," who insisted the governing...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva re-hearing with Nevada commission continued after document miss

A procedural snafu delayed Wanderlei Silva’s re-hearing before the Nevada State Athletic Commission, pushing it back to the next meeting when his lawyer complained that a document wasn’t provided to him before his case was heard.Filed under: News, UFC

Here’s That TUF 22 Skirmish We’ve All Been Dying to See, Apparently [Video]

(Wanderlei Silva approves this threat.) Conor McGregor thinks TJ Dillashaw is a snake in the grass, a child, and perhaps most importantly, a twerp. He's been saying this for weeks now, and recent events seem to more or less confirm that he predicts deez tings. Show More Summary

Video: Oppressed Wanderlei Silva demands respect from NSAC, wants fighters to unite or be crushed

"The NSAC has made so many mistakes. It shouldn't be allowed to punish someone just like that. Especially for such a long time. That practically ends a fighter's career. It's very cloudy and unclear. One guy gets one year, the other gets two years. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva set for re-hearing before NSAC in late October

There's a glimmer of hope for the former Pride FC star and his desire to return to mixed martial arts (MMA). Wanderlei Silva hasn't done a whole lot of winning lately, but this is about as good of news as "The Axe Murderer" can get. The...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva’s lifetime ban goes back to Nevada State Athletic Commission

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

Wanderlei Sliva Cites Sketchy Vitor Belfort Drug Test In UFC Fight-Fixing Suit

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

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...

PDF: Wanderlei Silva vs NSAC heads to supreme court

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

Wanderlei Silva initiates Nevada Supreme Court appeal

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...

Updated: 'Wandy' offers no evidence to support fixed-fight claims, faces lawsuit over comments

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: (...)

Sherdog’s Top 10: Knees

Whether delivered by strikers like Wanderlei Silva or wrestlers like Mark Coleman, knee strikes have played a pivotal role in shaping MMA’s history.

Ronda Rousey -- Called Out By MMA Legend Wanderlei Silva ... Fight Cyborg Or Shut Up

4 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Ronda Rousey is not the greatest female fighter on the planet, and never will be until she steps into the Octagon against Cris 'Cyborg' Venancio ... according to a former MMA champ.

Video: Wanderlei Silva teams up with 'Stitch' Duran, promises MMA revolution

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

UFC Taking Wanderlei Silva to Court over Fight Fixing Allegations

Former UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva may have bitten off more than he can chew this time. According to's Paul Gift, Zuffa LLC (the UFC's parent company) has filed a lawsuit against Silva due to "intentional misconduct." The...Show More Summary

UFC sues Wanderlei Silva for defamation and business disparagement

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

Wanderlei Silva sued by UFC for 'intentional misconduct' following accusations of fixing fights

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

Sherdog’s Top 10: Pride Knockouts

From Takanori Gomi to Wanderlei Silva, many fighters played violent roles in building the Pride Fighting Championships brand.

Friday Link Dump: UFC on FOX 16 Weigh-Ins, CM Punk Talks MMA Debut, Funny Moments in Graffiti History + More

Eight Months After Signing With UFC, CM Punk Discusses Journey Toward MMA Debut (MMAFighting) Anthony Pettis Gets Personal with Nate Diaz, Wants to 'Whoop His Ass' (BloodyElbow) Wanderlei Silva: 'I Can Prove' There Were Fixed FightsShow More Summary

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