Wanderlei Silva returns to Japan for RIZIN FF two-on-two grappling match.

Wanderlei Silva is now set to return to Japan. And it will be in as crazy a fashion as only Japan could make it. RIZIN FF, the combat sports promotion led by former PRIDE FC head Nobuyuki Sakakibara, announced during a press conference, the signing of all-time great Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva (35-12-1, 1 … Continue reading Wanderlei Silva returns to Japan for RIZIN FF two-on-two grappling match.

Wanderlei Silva to serve a three year suspension

Wanderlei Silva has been suspended for 3 years retroactive to May 24th, 2014 the day he evaded a random drug test issued by the Nevada State Athletic Commission who voted on the decision Wednesday morning. With Silva now 21 months into his suspension he will be eligible to apply for a license on May 25, … Continue reading Wanderlei Silva to serve a three year suspension

Wanderlei Silva officially released from the UFC

Wanderlei Silva is no longer a UFC fighter. The UFC released Wanderlei Silva as was announced by his attorney via MMAFighting.com. Silva now has the freedom to sign with any other promotions. MMAJunkie.com was the first to release the news. The UFC has stated that they will release a statement on the matter in the … Continue reading Wanderlei Silva officially released from the UFC