Anderson Silva

"The Spider"
  • Weight: 184 lbs
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Reach: 196.85"
  • Age: 39
wins33
61% 20 Knockouts
18% 6 Submissions
21% 7 Decisions
losses6
33% 2 Knockouts
33% 2 Submissions
17% 1 Decisions
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UFC 183 - 2015-01-31
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  • Anderson Silva Sends Thoughts, Prayers To Fallen NBA Standout
    August 3, 2014

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva sent out a message of support to NBA player Paul George recently. Friday night, George, a standout from the Indiana Pacers, went down in Las Vegas during a scrimmage...

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva sent out a message of support to NBA player Paul George recently. Friday night, George, a standout from the Indiana Pacers, went down in Las Vegas during a scrimmage for Team USA players. George, who played at Fresno State, landed on a leg near the basket post and suffered an instant break. Players and coaches immediately stopped the game, tending to George. Silva, who broke his leg in December against Chris Weidman, is scheduled to return to action in January...

  • Dana White On Board With Anderson Silva-Nick Diaz Scrap
    June 16, 2014

    Confirming previous reports that both camps are indeed interested in a fight, UFC president Dana White recently stated that we could be seeing an Anderson Silva-Nick Diaz fight in the future. While Silva remains...

    Confirming previous reports that both camps are indeed interested in a fight, UFC president Dana White recently stated that we could be seeing an Anderson Silva-Nick Diaz fight in the future. While Silva remains on-par to return from a broken leg either late in 2014 or early in 2015, Diaz is still in his self-imposed retirement and has yet to actually say he will compete again for sure. However, with the idea of a super-fight being on the table, Diaz would likely receive the financial output needed to fight...

  • Nick Diaz Down For Anderson Silva Fight, Cat Zingano, Shogun, Wineland Updates
    June 5, 2014

    Another episode of "UFC Tonight" aired Wednesday evening on FOX Sports 1, and brought with it some interesting news bits courtesy of Ariel Helwani. Over the past few days, many sides have weighed in on a possible...

    Another episode of "UFC Tonight" aired Wednesday evening on FOX Sports 1, and brought with it some interesting news bits courtesy of Ariel Helwani. Over the past few days, many sides have weighed in on a possible Anderson Silva-Nick Diaz fight either late in 2014 or early in 2015. While Silva's camp mentioned Diaz as a possible opponent, along with Michael Bisping and a few other names, it was confirmed that Diaz would also be interested. The report stated that Diaz would accept the fight if the money was...

  • Anderson Silva’s 2014 Plans Do Not Include Fighting
    May 8, 2014

    Despite his clearance to begin training again in MMA. And despite the "wording" of UFC president Dana White stating a fight in 2014 would be possible for Anderson Silva, the ex-middleweight champion is focusing on other...

    Despite his clearance to begin training again in MMA. And despite the "wording" of UFC president Dana White stating a fight in 2014 would be possible for Anderson Silva, the ex-middleweight champion is focusing on other things. Silva, who suffered a broken leg last December in a loss to Chris Weidman for the belt, told MMA HEAT that he has his priorities outside of the Octagon. Instead, he'll work towards fighting again in 2015. "I back for next year. This year, I no back for fight," Silva said. "I have my...

  • Anderson Silva Allowed To Return To Training MMA After Doctor Clears Him
    May 6, 2014

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has kept everyone up-to-date on his progress from a December broken leg. Now, "The Spider" is ready to step up his rehab to another level. Ed Soares, the manager for...

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has kept everyone up-to-date on his progress from a December broken leg. Now, "The Spider" is ready to step up his rehab to another level. Ed Soares, the manager for Silva, told MMAjunkie.com that his client has been cleared to resume MMA training. Silva was being looked over by doctors at the Kerlan-Jobe clinic in Los Angeles. "We've talked with the UFC, and we'll see what they come up with," Soares said, in regards to a possible return to the Octagon for the...

  • 2014 Not In The Cards For Anderson Silva, And He Explains Why
    April 3, 2014

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva surprised many people when he stated that a return to the Octagon would not be in the cards for "The Spider" this year. Instead, Silva made it known that he does plan...

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva surprised many people when he stated that a return to the Octagon would not be in the cards for "The Spider" this year. Instead, Silva made it known that he does plan to return following his gruesome leg injury vs. Chris Weidman, just more on his own schedule. UFC Fight Pass caught up with Silva for a special interview that will air on the digital network soon, and Silva explained his reasoning for not rushing a return to action. "Another couple of months...