CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

30 results for "anderson silva"

Page of 1
  1. Video: UFC champion Anderson Silva slapped by Pele in brilliant '...

    Chris Wright

    Like many Brazilians kids, UFC hardman Anderson Silva grew up dreaming of emulating his heroes by one day pulling on the famous yellow shirt and playing for the national team. Sadly, there came the inevitable day when little Anderson realised he d...

    Blog | June 14, 2013
  2. Silva at forefront of training trend: privacy

    Hywel Teague

    RIO DE JANEIRO -- As mixed martial arts fighters approach superstar status, a shift is taking place in their relationship with the media. Middleweight king Anderson Silva, who returns once more to 205 pounds in this weekend's UFC 153 main event again...

    Blog | October 12, 2012
  3. UFC plans Anderson Silva-Chael Sonnen rematch for June in Brazil ...

    Brett Okamoto

    A highly anticipated rematch between UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen is poised to become the biggest fight in company history.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2012
  4. Will soccer endorsements harm Brazil's MMA image?

    Thiago Arantes

    I can see it coming, and I'm certainly not the only one. MMA in Brazil has reached the pinnacle of popularity in recent years. Fighters are becoming celebrities and, most importantly when it comes to building stars in the sport, the best fighters...

    Blog | January 10, 2012
  5. Producer talks about upcoming 'UFC Undisputed 3'

    Jon Robinson

    Anderson Silva's violent and unflinching soccer kick to the side of his opponent's head has left both the virtual combatant and the guy controlling him (me!) stunned. The shocking depiction of a move outlawed by the UFC, but featured in the new "UF...

    Blog | Conversation | December 29, 2011
  6. 'UFC Undisputed 3': Producer Q&A

    Jon Robinson

    Anderson Silva's violent and unflinching soccer kick to the side of his opponent's head has left both the virtual combatant and the guy controlling him (me) stunned. The shocking depiction of a move outlawed by the UFC but featured in th...

    Blog | December 28, 2011
  7. 'UFC Undisputed 3': Producer Q&A

    Jon Robinson

    Anderson Silva's violent and unflinching soccer kick to the side of his opponent's head has left both the virtual combatant and the guy controlling him (me) stunned. The shocking depiction of a move outlawed by the UFC but featured in the new "UFC ...

    Blog | Conversation | December 28, 2011
  8. 'UFC Undisputed 3' Roster Reveal: Pride

    Jon Robinson

    From vicious head stomps to soccer kicks upside the dome, there's more to fighting under Pride rules than simply trading the Octagon for a ring. And that viciousness is captured, not only with brutal imagery in the video game "UFC Undisputed 3," bu...

    Blog | Conversation | November 01, 2011
  9. Rizzo lends a helping hand to favela youth

    Chuck Mindenhall

    Rio de Janeiro -- At 37, former World Vale Tudo champion Pedro Rizzo is an icon in his native country. Part of this is because he is a highly visible former UFC fighter who fought Randy Couture twice for the heavyweight strap back in 2001. In fact, h...

    Blog | August 25, 2011
  10. ESPN.com's UFC 99 primer

    Jake Rossen

    If you've thought the UFC had everything but a crowd chanting "Get a room!" in German, has the promotion got a treat for you. Organizers take the event to Cologne, Germany, for the first time and fans there have every reason to be excited: In additio...

    Blog | Conversation | June 12, 2009
  11. Fighting their way out of Brazil's slums

    Marcelo Alonso

    In Brazil's favelas, the children who once dreamed of soccer glory are increasingly turning to MMA. The obstacles they face are countless, but sources of inspiration are everywhere.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2009
  12. Silva not fazed by fighting in Franklin's home town

    Denis Martins

    Anderson Silva is convinced he can retain his title against 2-0 against Rich Franklin -- no matter where he faces the American.

    Story | Conversation | October 19, 2007