Tweet Ever since their epic first meeting in 2009, Wanderlei Silva has sought redemption against former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin, eager to even the score. On June 23rd, in Silva’s home country of Brazil, the two legendary powerhouses will meet again in a UFC 147 main event guaranteed to produce some of the most [...]
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Tweet After a 16-month layoff, Rich Franklin is ready to step back into the Octagon and face the “tornado”known as Wanderlei Silva. Will “Ace” be able to make it 2-0 against Silva at UFC® 147?
Tweet It’s a rematch of UFC 99′s Fight of the Night between legends when Rich Franklin takes on Wanderlei Silva live Saturday, June 23 at UFC 147 from Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Tweet “If he gives me the opportunity, I’m going to submit him.” Fabricio Werdum discusses his matchup with Mike Russow at UFC® 147, and talks about what makes the heavyweight division so dangerous.
Tweet from ufc.com the official website of the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC 147 now has a new five-round main event, as former middleweight champion Rich Franklin will face “The Axe Murderer” Wanderlei Silva in a 190-pound catchweight feature. The two first met at UFC 99 in Germany, where Franklin earned a decision win and both men took home Fight of the [...]
Tweet Live from Brazil, Dana White leads a press event with current UFC Champion Anderson Silva and his next opponent, Chael Sonnen. Due to the UN meetings being held in Brazil at the time of their scheduled fight, the UFC moved the fight to July 7th in the United States. They say a venue has [...]
Tweet he Ultimate Fighting Championship® will return to Brazil for an epic sporting event as legendary fighters collide on the biggest fight card in UFC® history at UFC® 147 at Joao Havelange Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 23, 2012. The largest crowd ever is expected for the highly anticipated rematch between middleweight champion [...]