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Wanderlei Silva

"The Axe Murderer"
  • Weight: 184 lbs
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Reach: 187.96"
  • Age: 38
wins35
71% 25 Knockouts
9% 3 Submissions
20% 7 Decisions
losses12
50% 6 Knockouts
0% 0 Submissions
50% 6 Decisions
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  • Wanderlei Silva Receives Lifetime Ban From NAC
    September 24, 2014

    While UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier got slaps on the wrist for their brawl, the Nevada State Athletic Commission threw the book at UFC Light Heavyweight Wanderlei Silva. Silva didn’t...

    While UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier got slaps on the wrist for their brawl, the Nevada State Athletic Commission threw the book at UFC Light Heavyweight Wanderlei Silva. Silva didn’t appear before the commission, but he was represented by his attorney as the NAC handed down a lifetime ban and a $70,000 fine. Silva was set to fight Chael Sonnen at UFC 178, and prior to the event he was asked to provide a urine and blood sample by a technician. Silva evaded him, and later did the...

  • Wanderlei Silva Retires With Commission Hearing Looming
    September 20, 2014

    UFC Middleweight Wanderlei Silva has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. Silva is awaiting a hearing in Las Vegas, Nevada to determine his punishment for not providing a urine sample to the Nevada State...

    UFC Middleweight Wanderlei Silva has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. Silva is awaiting a hearing in Las Vegas, Nevada to determine his punishment for not providing a urine sample to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but he released a 13 minute video explaining that the UFC took away his desire to fight. Silva last fought in Japan against Brian Stann, and picked up a 2nd round knockout and a knockout of the night award. Silva then coached The Ultimate Fighter against Chael Sonnen after...

  • Get The Latest News And Info On Mark Hunt, Michael Bisping, Wanderlei Silva
    August 29, 2014

    On a recent episode of "UFC Tonight" it was reported that heavyweight Mark Hunt has signed a new six-fight extension with the promotion ahead of his bout with Roy Nelson. Hunt, who had fans in a frenzy when he...

    On a recent episode of "UFC Tonight" it was reported that heavyweight Mark Hunt has signed a new six-fight extension with the promotion ahead of his bout with Roy Nelson. Hunt, who had fans in a frenzy when he announced he was no longer with the UFC earlier this year, will meet Nelson in the main event on September 20 from Japan at UFC Fight Night 52. According to Ariel Helwani, Hunt has signed a six-fight deal that will take him into retirement. What next for Bisping, Machida? The middleweight...

  • Cael Sanderson Stops By Kings MMA, Trains With Wanderlei Silva
    June 10, 2014

    While he doesn't have a fight lined up after being removed from a scheduled meeting with Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva continues to release videos of his training sessions. In the latest one, Silva is at his gym,...

    While he doesn't have a fight lined up after being removed from a scheduled meeting with Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva continues to release videos of his training sessions. In the latest one, Silva is at his gym, Kings MMA, working out with Cael Sanderson. Sanderson, the current head wrestling coach at Penn State University, is a former four-time NCAA champion and U.S. Olympic gold medalist. Silva welcomes Sanderson to the gym and even asks him about competing in MMA, to which he simply says, "Never."...

  • Wanderlei Silva Comes Out With Challenge To Vitor Belfort
    June 10, 2014

    The three-ring circus of Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva and Vitor Belfort took another turn Tuesday with news that Sonnen had failed his drug test. Silva declined taking his drug test when approached by the Nevada...

    The three-ring circus of Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva and Vitor Belfort took another turn Tuesday with news that Sonnen had failed his drug test. Silva declined taking his drug test when approached by the Nevada Athletic Commission, which suspended his fight license and prompted the UFC to tab Belfort to meet Sonnen next month. Now with Sonnen on the sidelines, Silva is taking the opportunity to try and put his name back on the bout sheet. Wand❌Vitor ?— Wanderlei Silva (@wandfc) June 11,...

  • Breaking News: Vitor Belfort To Replace Wanderlei Silva At UFC 175
    May 28, 2014

    According to a report out of Brazil by Combate, Wanderlei Silva has failed to pass his medical exams and will not meet Chael Sonnen this July at UFC 175. The report also stated that Vitor Belfort has been tabbed to step...

    According to a report out of Brazil by Combate, Wanderlei Silva has failed to pass his medical exams and will not meet Chael Sonnen this July at UFC 175. The report also stated that Vitor Belfort has been tabbed to step in and meet Sonnen. The card takes place July 5 from Las Vegas and features a double-championship lineup. Chris Weidman defends his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida - a bout Belfort originally was suppose to have this month - and Ronda Rousey puts her female bantamweight gold on the line...

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