That’s what MMA is all about! Daniel Cormier went toe-to-toe with Anderson Silva at ‘UFC 200’ on July 9 in a thrilling battle. Though DC had trained to battle his nemesis, Jon Jones, Anderson gave him quite a fight but it was Daniel who won the day by unanimous decision!
Though the fight between Anderson Silva, 41, and Daniel Cormier, 37, wasn’t for any titles, these two sure fought like champions. At the end of the match, there could only be one winner — and dominating the fight from start to finish was Daniel, who battered his opponent and won by unanimous decision.
Good news, fight fans! Daniel Cormier will fight at ‘UFC 200’ on July 9. His rival, Jon Jones, was pulled from the MMA event after a drug violation. After Conor McGregor offered to fight, who will Daniel face in the octagon?
UFC 200 was in some serious trouble! Daniel Cormier, 37, was suddenly without an opponent, since his rival, Jon Jones, 28, was pulled from their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight following a doping violation. Many MMA stars offered to step in, including UFC troublemaker, Conor McGregor, 27, and a replacement has been found!
UFC fighter Anderson Silva is surrounded by his five kids after a leg-kick gone wrong in his Dec. 28 match resulted in gruesome, career-threatening broken bones. While his athletic future is still uncertain, he is comforted by his family’s positive attitude.
Family support is proving to be the best medicine for UFC fighter Anderson Silva. The injured fighter broke his leg when he fought Chris Weidman on Dec. 28, and went through surgery to set the bones, but shared a family photo to show he is taking comfort in having his wife, Dayane, three sons — Kalyl, Joao, and Gabriel — and two daughters — Koary and Kauana — with him during his rest and recovery.
Anderson Silva fans were heartbroken when the UFC icon suffered a gruesome leg break during his fight with Chris Weidman on Dec. 28. Now, the former middleweight champ’s career future is up in the air.
Anderson Silva, 38, knew he was taking a chance when he fought Chris Weidman for the middleweight title on Dec. 28, and now the beloved UFC star is facing early retirement due to the horrific injury that cost him the title.
Anderson, what are you apologizing for!? After losing UFC 168 due to a gruesome broken left leg, the iconic fighter piled the blame on himself with a heart-wrenching tweet.
Though it seems hard to blame Anderson Silva for suffering a horrific broken leg that knocked him out of his middleweight UFC title match on Dec. 29, and possibly ended his career, the 38-year-old was feeling extremely guilty afterwards, and he even sent his apologies to his homeland, Brazil.
After the UFC icon suffered a horrible, leg-bending injury on Dec. 28, stars and fans rushed to Twitter to express their shock over seeing such a gruesome incident, and also to send their prayers to the ailing fighter.
At almost the exact same time Anderson Silva hit the ground after breaking his leg during his UFC title fight against Chris Weidman, stars, athletes, and fans took to Twitter to post their reactions. And because Anderson’s leg-bending break was the worst sports injury since Kevin Ware‘s bone-protruding injury in March, there were too many reactions of shock, horror, and sadness to count.
Remember Kevin Ware’s broken leg last basketball season? This may be worse. The UFC fighter’s bid for the championship belt against Chris Weidman on Dec. 28 came to a gruesome end when he horrifically broke his leg. Read on to watch the video, but be warned — it’s not a pretty sight.
Former UFC champion Anderson Silva, 38, lost his middleweight title fight to Chris Weidman in the second round on Dec. 28, but it’s how he lost that’s quickly become an internet sensation. The brawler suffered a grotesque lower leg injury after attempting a kick, and now the future of his career is in doubt.