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Roy Nelson, Mark Hunt looking to impress in upcoming slug-fest

Following a pair of unanimous-decision losses to fifth-ranked Stipe Miocic and former heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier in 2013, Roy Nelson entered his bout against fellow veteran Minotauro Nogueira on April 11th in desperate need of a win in order to stave-off a future filled with prelim-card appearances and a ticket out of the UFC. On the wrong side of 35 and out of favor with...
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UFC Fight Night 51 medical suspensions unveiled: Several fighters could miss significant time

The UFC put on yet another stellar fight night card live from Brazil this past weekend. In the main event of UFC Fight Night 51, Andrei Arlovski knocked out Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in highlight reel fashion to a chorus of boos from the Brazilian fans in attendance rooting for Bigfoot. The UFC Fight Night 51 medical suspensions were unveiled today, and although Arlovski was the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Next Fights for Andrei Arlovski and Antonio Silva?

  We at Fight At The Night have decided to explore the most possible, most appropriate and most interesting next fights for both Silva and Arlovski in the aftermath of their bout in Brasilia, Brazil. Andrei Arlovski He into the Main Event as the underdog, but Andrei ‘the Pitbull’ Arlovski silenced the crowd in Brasilia after he knocked out Silva just 2:59 into the first round...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrei Arlovski KO’s Antonio Silva In 1st Round At UFC Fight Night 51

Andrei Arlovski finally showed signs of getting back to his old self tonight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 51 as he dropped Antonio Silva with strikes and then knocked him out with hammerfist strikes mid-way through the opening round. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway in Brazil. Silva with his hands held high to start. Arlovski wades in with a few body...
Via Fight Of The Night
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Arlovski vs. Silva Picks

  Last Event Winner: Ben Kohn/Nolan Howell (6-3) Lucas Bourdon: 9-4 .692 Ben Kohn: 120-55 .686 TC Engel: 83-46 .643 Josh Hall: 35-21 .625 Luke Irwin: 184-111 .624 Naomi Kamornick: 3-2 .600 Earl Montclair: 96-65 .596 Nolan Howell: 105-83 .559 Dan Galvan: 5-6 .455 Heavyweight Bout: Andrei Arlovski (22-10) vs. Antonio Silva (18-5-1) Luke Irwin: Bigfoot is going to treat Arlovski...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 Quick Picks

UFC Fight Night 51 takes place tomorrow night in Brazil and we’ve got our quick picks for all the fights for you below. — Main Card: Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio Silva Arlovski is pretty much running on fumes at this point, and while there’s some doubts regarding how Silva will perform without TRT I still think he’s got more to offer than his opponent at this stage of his...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51: Silva vs. Arlovski II predictions

(Photo/Ultimate Fighting Championship) The UFC is back in action once again. UFC Fight Night 51 will take place at Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasília, Brazil on Saturday, September 13. The event kicks off with a five-fight preliminary card at 5:45 p.m. eastern on UFC Fight Pass and closing the night off with a six-fight main card also on Fight Pass at 8:00 p.m. eastern. The co...
Via Mill City Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Silva, Andrei Arlovski set for second chapter of slug-fest

In May of 2010, an up-and-coming Antonio Silva was anxious to make an impression on his new employer after suffering a unanimous-decision loss to Fabricio Werdum in his Strikeforce debut, but in order to do so, a victory over former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski was a must for the hulking Brazilian. During the slug-fest that ensued, Arlovski’s notoriously lethal attack...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Heavy Favorite Over Andrei Arlovski at UFC Fight Night 51

Saturday’s main event between Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva (pictured) and Andrei Arlovski isn’t offering much in terms of significance in the heavyweight division, and according to the Gambling Gods, it won’t offer much in terms of competitiveness. The powers that be have pegged Silva a significant 4-1 odds-on favorite to go up 2-0 in his head-to-head matchup with the former...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Antonio Silva

Antonio Silva Vitals 6'4" 264 lbs (Heavyweight) 82" reach, Orthodox Sept 14, 1979 Record 16-4 (UFC: 0-1) Current Streak 2 straight losses Training Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black belt in Judo Black belt in Karate Championships Held Cage Rage World Heavyweight Champion: 2005 (no title...
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October 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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