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Silva’s coach: Paul hiding under exhibition rules

Logan Paul during his exhibition bout with Floyd Mayweather. | Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images

Luiz Dorea says there’s no doubt that Anderson Silva would …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov, B.J. Penn included in Anderson Silva's MMA Mount Rushmore

Former UFC middleweight king Anderson Silva included one of the most unstoppable forces in his MMA Mount Rushmore.
In a recent interview with Give Me Sport, Silva, who’s widely considered one …read more

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Video: Uriah Hall Vs. Anderson Silva Full Fight

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Watch Uriah Hall vs. Anderson Silva in its entirety ahead of Hall’s fight against Sean Strickland at UFC Vegas 12. Relive Uriah Hall …read more

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Watch Uriah Hall finish Anderson Silva in Silva’s final UFC appearance | Video

Uriah Hall defeated the former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in his most recent main event bout in 2020. The fight would be Silva’s final inside the UFC Octagon. …read more

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Posted on July 27, 2021, 7:16 am By
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UFC free fight: Uriah Hall vs. Anderson Silva

Anderson Silva and Uriah Hall at the end of their fight at the UFC APEX in 2020. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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MMA icon Anderson Silva quickly flips to betting favorite against Logan Paul

Anderson Silva quickly flipped to being the betting favorite over Logan Paul in potential boxing match | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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‘Spider’ Puts Khabib, Penn On MMA Mt. Rushmore

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Jon Jones and Georges St-Pierre get the snub on Anderson Silva’s list. Legendary fighters B.J. Penn and Khabib Nurmagomedov have …read more

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Anderson Silva-Logan Paul boxing match in the works, Paul opened as betting favorite

As if the combat sports landscape could not get anymore interesting, YouTuber and professional boxer Logan Paul is in talks to box former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, according to …read more

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Posted on July 23, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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Silva an underdog versus Paul

UFC great Anderson Silva opened up as a betting underdog to YouTuber turned boxer Logan Paul | Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Video: A.J. McKee on being ‘destined for greatness,’ avoiding pitfalls of Conor McGregor, Anderson Silva

LOS ANGELES – Ahead of Bellator 263, featherweight title challenger A.J. McKee spoke about learning from the GOATs of the sport and avoiding the pitfalls of a $1 million payout …read more

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Anderson Silva calls BJ Penn one of the four greatest MMA fighters of all time: “He’s amazing”

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva called his fellow legend BJ Penn one of the four greatest MMA fighters of all time. Silva is considered by many fans to be …read more

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Posted on July 22, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Logan Paul vs. Anderson Silva gaining traction

Logan Paul during his exhibition bout with Floyd Mayweather. | Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images

Logan Paul and Anderson Silva might have something in the …read more

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Logan Paul, UFC great Silva in talks to box in '21

YouTube star Logan Paul and UFC legend Anderson Silva are discussing a boxing match that would take place later this year, Paul’s manager told ESPN. …read more

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Leaked message suggests Logan Paul will box Anderson Silva on September 19

Logan Paul speaks to the media at Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium following his exhibition bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on June 6, 2021. | Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images
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Diaz vs Lawler five-round fight co-headlines UFC 266

Nick Diaz prepares to face Anderson Silva at UFC 183 in January 2015 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Diaz vs. Lawler 2 in the works for UFC 266

Nick Diaz addresses fans after fighting Anderson Silva at UFC 183 in 2015. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

The former …read more

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Chael Sonnen reflects on TUF Brazil skirmish with Wanderlei Silva

Believe it or not, Chael Sonnen’s epic rivalry with Anderson Silva wasn’t his most volatile. However, due to the Silva saga, Sonnen made no alleys when it came to fighters …read more

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Jake Paul says Anderson Silva looked “amazing” in boxing match: “This just goes to show that MMA strikers are also great boxers”

Jake Paul says Anderson Silva looked “amazing” in his boxing match, saying “this just goes to show that MMA strikers are also great boxers.” Silva made his return to the …read more

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De La Hoya Wants Fights With Anderson Silva & Floyd Mayweather

Boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya plans to make a big comeback and he wants Anderson Silva and Floyd Mayweather to be a part of it. De La Hoya hasn’t …read more

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Belfort Wants ‘Spider’ Rematch In Boxing

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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva recently resurrected his combat sports career with a shocking upset …read more

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Kickboxing matches set for Anderson Silva’s sons Gabriel, Kalyl in California

Gabriel Silva (left) returns to the ring in August | Richard De La Cruz 35 RAW/WCK Full Rules Muay Thai

Anderson Silva’s sons will enter …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez Urges Son To Retire Following Anderson Silva Loss

Julio Cesar Chavez thinks his son should retire after losing to Anderson Silva.
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Jake Paul praises Anderson Silva: ‘He showed that MMA strikers are also great boxers’

Jake Paul has trashed many mixed martial artists, but Anderson Silva isn’t one of them.

Silva picked up a split decision win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on main …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez says his son didn’t prepare for Anderson Silva, calls for him to retire

Julio Cesar Chavez doesn’t believe his son, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. prepared properly to fight Anderson Silva and now wants him to retire. On Saturday night, Chavez Sr. had an …read more

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Chris Weidman says phone call with Anderson Silva singificantly helped his recovery: ‘I’m just so grateful for him’

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has made incredible strides in his recovery since he broke his leg in a gruesome injury suffered just two months ago in a bout …read more

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Jake Paul: Anderson Silva showed MMA strikers are also great boxers

It’s rare to see Jake Paul give credit to MMA fighters, but he had nothing but praise for Anderson Silva.
The former UFC middleweight champion had a successful return to boxing …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Video: Could Anderson Silva's boxing crossover success end up hurting MMA?

This past Saturday in Mexico, we saw Anderson Silva step inside the boxing ring and put on a vintage performance as the former UFC middleweight champion, at 46, not only …read more

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Coach: Nick Diaz return bout possibly wouldn’t be in UFC, ‘Nick is very open’ to box

Nick Diaz has once again teased a potential comeback. The elder Diaz brother hasn’t fought since his no-contest with Anderson Silva at UFC 183 in 2015. Now 37, Diaz has …read more

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Cesar Gracie: Nick Diaz targeting September return, ‘very open’ to taking boxing match

Nick Diaz hasn’t fought since a 2015 no-contest with former UFC champion Anderson Silva. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

All signs are pointing at Nick …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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‘See you soon’ — Vitor Belfort wants rematch with Anderson Silva in boxing

Vitor Belfort poses at Mayweather Boxing Gym on May 18, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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'Minotauro' Nogueira not surprised Anderson Silva bested Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: 'We expected this'

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – While many were in awe that Anderson Silva defeated former boxing champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in his own game,  Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira was not.
The former Pride …read more

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Vitor Belfort Targets Boxing Match With Anderson Silva

Vitor Belfort wants a boxing match with Anderson Silva.
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Vitor Belfort hoping for rematch with Anderson Silva in boxing

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort is hoping for a rematch with fellow MMA legend Anderson Silva in boxing 10 years after they met in the UFC. It was at UFC …read more

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Anderson Silva praises boxing star Canelo Alvarez following win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: “I can’t believe Canelo spoke to me”

Anderson Silva praised boxing star Canelo Alvarez following his win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., saying “I can’t believe Canelo spoke to me.” Silva won a split decision over Chavez …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Anderson Silva emerges as MMA’s savior in its boxing rivalry

MMA SQUARED, Chris Rini, Anderson Silva, Julio Caesar Chavez, Dana White | Chris Rini

MMA fighter defeats professional boxer in boxing match? Is normal. …read more

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Silva open to fighting Logan Paul: ‘I think everything’s possible’

Anderson Silva before fighting Uriah Hall in October 2020 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

You knew it was coming. Anderson Silva may have a …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2021, 10:46 am By
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Anderson Silva Sends Inspirational Message To Fans After Boxing Victory

Basking in the glory of his upset victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr,. former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has told his fans that they too can achieve the impossible. …read more

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Anderson Silva issues statement following win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in boxing: “No one but you can dictate the rules of your journey”

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva issued a statement following his split decision win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in boxing. Silva made his return to the squared circled for …read more

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Anderson Silva open to working with Jake Paul and Logan Paul in boxing

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva says he would be open to working with Jake Paul and Logan Paul in the world of boxing. Silva won a split decision over …read more

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Anderson Silva says he'd work with the Paul brothers: 'I respect both'

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – After his successful return to boxing, Anderson Silva is open to working with Jake Paul and Logan Paul.
Silva defeated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. by split decision on the …read more

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Anderson Silva def. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: Best photos

Check out these photos of Anderson Silva’s boxing win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. at Tribute to the Kings at Jalisco Stadium in Guadalajara, Mexico. (Photos by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images)
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Anderson Silva Open To Boxing Paul Brothers, Jake Paul Responds

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Jake Paul may not be interested in boxing Anderson Silva after the MMA great beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., but …read more

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Anderson Silva undecided on future after stunning upset win in boxing but ‘I don’t have nothing more to prove to anybody’ 

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Anderson Silva | Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images

Anderson Silva was understandably emotional following a stunning upset victory over Julio …read more

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Jake Paul reacts after Anderson Silva emerges victorious in boxing match with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul reacted after Anderson Silva emerged victorious in his boxing match with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. The 46-year-old Silva defeated Chavez Jr. by split decision on Saturday night …read more

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Anderson Silva reacts following victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in Mexico

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva reacted following his split decision victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in Mexico. Silva stepped back into the boxing ring for the first fight …read more

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The Future Is Bright For Old Man Silva

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In a fairly shocking result, Anderson Silva outworked Julio Cesar Chavez Jr over eight rounds, opening up …read more

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MMA legend Silva stuns Chavez Jr. by decision

UFC legend Anderson Silva taunted and even opened a cut on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in their boxing match, pulling off the upset by split decision Saturday night. …read more

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Jake Paul wants Silva vs. Roy Jones in Woodley undercard

Jake Paul wants Anderson Silva and Roy Jones Jr. to be part of his upcoming boxing event against Tyron Woodley. | Photo by Johnny Nunez/Getty Images
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Anderson Silva impresses in boxing, upsets Julio Cesar Chavez Jr

Anderson Silva beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr by split decision in Mexico. | Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images

Anderson Silva surpassed expectations in his boxing …read more

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Pros react after Anderson Silva defeats Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Former UFC champion Anderson Silva returned to the squared circle this evening at Jalisco Stadium in Guadalajara, for a boxing match with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Silva (34-11 MMA, 2-1 …read more

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Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. full fight video highlights

Watch Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. full fight video highlights from the co-main event above, courtesy of FITE TV and other outlets.
Silva vs. Chavez Jr. took place June …read more

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Twitter reacts to Anderson Silva’s upset win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Anderson Silva defeated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr via split decision. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Anderson Silva edged out Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. via …read more

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Upset!! Anderson Silva vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr full fight video highlights

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Watch video from the boxing match between UFC legend Anderson Silva and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Several MMA stars are …read more

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Twitter reacts to Anderson Silva's upset of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in boxing return

Anderson Silva pulled off a sizable betting upset in his return to boxing on Saturday when he beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Silva, a former longtime UFC middleweight champion, has long …read more

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Anderson Silva defeats Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (Highlights)

Former UFC champion Anderson Silva returns to the squared circle this evening at Jalisco Stadium in Guadalajara, for a boxing match with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Silva (34-11 MMA) has …read more

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Chavez Jr. vs. Silva in Tweets: Pros react to Anderson Silva’s upset of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

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Going into the boxing match between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Anderson Silva, fight fans had absolutely no idea what …read more

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Anderson Silva defeats Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. by split decision

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva defeated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. by split in Tribute to the Kings in Mexico on Saturday.

Silva returned to boxing in the Tribute …read more

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Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: Live blog, results

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – MMA Junkie is on the scene and reporting live from tonight’s Tribute to the Kings: Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. boxing event.
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Posted on June 19, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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LIVE! Chavez Jr Vs. Silva Results & Streaming Fight Coverage

Less than a year removed from the end of his legendary UFC career, former champion Anderson Silva will cross into the boxing ring tonight (June 19, 2021) opposite former WBC …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs. Anderson Silva round by round results

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr fights Anderson Silva tonight (June 19) in Mexico. | Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

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Posted on June 19, 2021, 9:46 pm By
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Find Out How To Watch Silva Vs. Chavez Jr. TONIGHT On PPV!

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Former UFC middleweight champion and all-time MMA legend Anderson Silva will make his return to the boxing ring later tonight (Sat., June 19, …read more

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Anderson Silva knows boxing is far different from MMA but ultimately ‘it’s a contact sport, it’s a fight’

For almost his entire career spent in the UFC, Anderson Silva often talked about his dream to crossover to boxing and potentially pursue a fight against multi-weight class champion Roy …read more

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Five things you need to know about Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs. Anderson Silva

Anderson Silva will be boxing Julio Cesar Chavez Jr on Saturday night in Mexico. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

A preview …read more

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Recovering from his own leg break, Chris Weidman offers heartfelt apology to Anderson Silva

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman finally got some things off his chest to his former opponent Anderson Silva.
The first episode of Weidman’s new show “Won’t Back Down” featured the …read more

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Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. start time, TV schedule

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The Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. start time, TV schedule is for the Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. event …read more

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Weidman apologizes to Silva in heartfelt conversation

Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva face off before their championship fight at UFC 168. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Former …read more

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Chavez Jr. vs. Silva Results: Live updates of the undercard and main event

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Anderson Silva will clash at the Tribute to Kings event Saturday. | Chris Farina/ChrisFarina.com

MMA Fighting has Chavez Jr. vs. …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Anderson Silva: Live round-by-round updates

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Anderson Silva will clash at the Tribute to Kings event Saturday. | Chris Farina/ChrisFarina.com

MMA Fighting has Julio Cesar Chavez …read more

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Photos: Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. ceremonial weigh-ins

Check out the photos from the Anderson Silva vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. ceremonial weigh-ins in Guadalajara, Mexico.  (Photo credit – Chris Farina)

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Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva share heartfelt conversation after leg injury: ‘I want to apologize to you’

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Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva may have once been fierce UFC rivals, but as their time in combat sports creeps toward …read more

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Anderson Silva releases statement after Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. misses weight, former UFC champ nets an extra $100k

Anderson Silva has issued a statement after Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. missed weight for their boxing match on Saturday night in Mexico. Silva, who is set for his first fight …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. addresses weight miss for boxing bout vs. Anderson Silva

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will set foot in the ring on Saturday, tailing a controversial weigh-in.
The former WBC middleweight champion failed to make weight for his boxing …read more

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Chris Weidman apologizes during powerful conversation with Anderson Silva (Video)

Chris Weidman issued an apology to former UFC rival Anderson Silva during their powerful conversation on the American’s new show “Won’t Back Down”. Weidman (15-6 MMA) and Silva (34-11 MMA) …read more

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UFC Vegas 29, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Anderson Silva preview show

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With UFC Vegas 29 just hours away, MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee, José Youngs, and E. Casey Leydon break down …read more

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Tribute to the Kings full weigh-in results: Cesar Chavez Jr. misses weight for bout against Anderson Silva

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Friday’s Tribute to the Kings ceremonial weigh-ins.
The early, official weigh-ins took place at the Tribute to the Kings …read more

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‘Tribute to the Kings’ Weigh-In Video, Live Results 

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Watch MMA legend and UFC Hall of Famer, Anderson Silva, weigh-in for his first major boxing …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr misses weight, as usual, for Anderson Silva fight

You can count on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr to do something wrong during fight week. | Photo by Omar Vega/LatinContent via Getty Images

Apparently a …read more

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Anderson Silva releases statement, receives $100k following Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.'s weight miss

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva’s return to the boxing ring has some controversy as his opponent Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. missed weight on Friday.
The headlining boxing match at Tribute …read more

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. misses weight for Anderson Silva boxing match

Anderson Silva’s opponent, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., failed to make weight Friday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is up to his …read more

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As Anderson Silva returns to boxing, meet the man that ruined his 1998 debut

Osmar Teixeira [right] stopped Anderson Silva in a boxing match in 1998. | Photo via Osmar Teixeira

MMA legend Anderson Silva will strap on boxing …read more

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Anderson Silva reveals his favorite memory from his MMA career

Anderson Silva has accomplished a ton in his MMA career, but there is one moment that sticks out the most for him. Throughout Silva’s legendary MMA career, he won titles …read more

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Chavez Jr. vs. Silva weigh-in video

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Anderson Silva will step on the scales Friday afternoon. | Chris Farina/ChrisFarina.com

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Anderson Silva reflects on his iconic entrances using DMX's 'Ain't No Sunshine'

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva had one of the most iconic walkouts in history during his MMA career.
The lights in the arena would go dark and a few moments …read more

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Watch Thursday's Anderson Silva-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. undercard news conference on MMA Junkie at 3 p.m. ET

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – Longtime UFC champion Anderson Silva is making the leap to boxing Saturday against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Thursday, you can check out the news conference for the undercard …read more

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Anderson Silva says he spoke to Chris Weidman after he broke his leg at UFC 261, confident he’ll return

Anderson Silva immediately knew what Chris Weidman was going through. On the main card of the stacked UFC 261 card, Weidman and Uriah Hall were having a rematch years in …read more

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Details Released For Saturday’s Silva vs. Chavez Jr. Boxing Match

The details for Saturday night’s Tribute to the Kings boxing match has been revealed. At Jalisco Stadium in Guadalajara, Mexico, Anderson Silva will face Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in a …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Video: Can Israel Adesanya pass Anderson Silva as best middleweight of all time?

Israel Adesanya continues to prove why he holds the title of the best 185-pound mixed martial artist on the planet.
With his win over Marvin Vettori at Saturday’s UFC 263 in …read more

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Julio Cezar Chavez Jr. unsurprised by Anderson Silva matchup: 'UFC fighters come to boxing because they have better paydays'

GUADALAJARA, Mexico – Julio Cezar Chavez Jr. is not surprised he’ll be taking on MMA legend and former UFC champion Anderson Silva, not in the cage, but in the boxing …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Anderson Silva eager for the “challenge” of boxing Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: “I’m lucky I have this opportunity”

Anderson Silva was ecstatic when he got the offer to box Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in Mexico. On Saturday night, Silva will fight professionally against Chavez Jr. in a highly-anticipated …read more

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Take a look back at every UFC middleweight champion | Video

Eleven men hailing from six different countries have held the undisputed UFC middleweight belt since its introduction at UFC 33 in 2001. One man, Anderson Silva, held the title for …read more

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