Tag Archives | Anderson Silva

Anderson Silva calls for Nick Diaz rematch in Brazil!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)         Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva (34-6 MMA) is currently waiting to receive his suspension from the NSAC (Nevada State Athletic Commission) for his failed drug test at January’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. The longtime UFC middleweight title holder tested […]

Nick Diaz tets positive for marijuana… again!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz has had his troubles regarding testing positive for banned substances in the past. That’s why it should not come as too much of a surprise that the “Stockton Slugger” tested positive for marijuana following his UFC 183 unanimous decision […]

Anderson Silva tests positive for steroids!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Yesterday, the NSAC announced that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for 2 performance enhancing drugs following his victory over Nick Diaz at last weekend’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. “The Spider” was tested for the banned substances on January 9, 2015, […]

Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann set for UFC 183

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Former Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Miehsa Tate (15-5 MMA, 2-2 UFC) will return to the octagon this January when she faces former Olympian Sara McMann (8-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) at UFC 183 in Las Vegas. The matchup was announced on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight.” […]

Vitor Belfort vs. Chris Weidman set for UFC 184 in LA‏

By: Chris Taylor     A middleweight title fight between current champion Chris Weidman and number one contender Vitor Belfort will headline February’s UFC 184 event in Los Angeles. UFC officials made the announcement yesterday. Weidman and Belfort were supposed to headline December’s UFC 181 event in Las Vegas, but the champ suffered a broken […]

Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz set to headline UFC 183‏

By: Chris Taylor       A five-round middleweight contest will headline January’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas, as UFC officials announced yesterday that former 185-pound champion Anderson Silva (33-6 MMA, 16-2 UFC) will meet former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz (26-9 MMA, 7-6 UFC) in the evenings main event. UFC President Dana White […]