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Chris Weidman vs Anderson Silva Fight Estimated To Do 550,000 Pay-Per-View Buys

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For the prediction that UFC President Dana White made about UFC 162 trending to about 800,000 buys was a little bit off. According to Dave Meltzer from MMAFighting.com, UFC 162 featuring Chris Weidman knocking off Anderson Silva to win the UFC middleweight championship did about 550,000 buys on pay-per view. The promotion based around the fight was that fighters were ... Read More »

Between The Ropes MMA Podcast – UFC 162 Recap

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On today’s podcast Steve talks to Fighthype.com lead writer Percy Crawford. Steve and Percy recap UFC 162 from Saturday night as Chris Weidman defeated Anderson Silva to become the UFC middleweight champion. Steve and Percy discuss what’s next for Weidman and Silva, will Silva retire, discuss whether Silva was really into the fight and much more. The guys then get ... Read More »

Video: Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar Hall of Fame Ceremony

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Dana White announced in May that the next two members of the UFC Hall of Fame would be former UFC light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar. That ceremony took place on Saturday at the UFC Fan Expo leading up to UFC 162. Here is the video below provided by MMA Heat with the complete induction of both fighters. ... Read More »

UFC 162 Salaries: Anderson Silva Tops With $600K

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UFC 162 took place on Saturday night with Chris Weidman defeating Anderson Silva to become the UFC middleweight champion. The Nevada State Athletic Commission sent an email to media members with the disclosed salaries of all the UFC 162 participants. Weidman took home a disclosed $48,000, while Silva took a home a disclosed $600,000, which topped all fighters on the ... Read More »

UFC 162 Bonuses: Weidman Picks Up Bonus After Knocking Out Anderson Silva

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After knocking out the longest reigning champion in UFC history, Chris Weidman picked up a little extra money for his handywork. The new middleweight champion picked up an additional $50,000 for his “knockout of the night” win over Anderson Silva. UFC officials also announced after the card that they were handing two $50,000 “fight of the night” bonuses as well. ... Read More »

UFC 162 Video Highlights Of Chris Weidman Defeating Anderson Silva

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See the highlight video of Chris Weidman (10-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) ending the run of Anderson Silva (33-5 MMA, 16-1 UFC) to become the UFC middleweight champion last night at UFC 162. Follow Between The Ropes on Facebook and Twitter. Follow me on Twitter @SMuehlhausenMMA. Video: Highlights: UFC 162: Silva – Weidman Read More »

Chris Weidman Defeats Anderson Silva To Win the UFC Middleweight Championship

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Chris Weidman said he got into MMA because he knew he could beat Anderson Silva. The New York native made good on his promise. Weidman (10-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) shocked the world as he defeated Anderson Silva (33-5 MMA, 16-1 UFC) by knockout at 1:18 of Round 2 to become the UFC middleweight champion. Weidman took Silva down early in ... Read More »

Between The Ropes MMA Podcast – July 5, 2013

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Brian and Steve preview UFC 162 including Anderson Silva against Chris Weidman for the middleweight championship, if Weidman really has a chance to beat Silva, the undercard including Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira, Tim Kennedy vs. Roger Gracie, Mark Munoz against Tim Boetsch and Cub Swanson facing Dennis Siver, the UFC Hall of Fame and more. Subscribe to¬†Between The Ropes ... Read More »

Between The Ropes | Ricardo Lamas and Tim Boetsch Discuss UFC 162 – July 4, 2013

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On today’s podcast we start our preview for UFC 162, which takes this Saturday night in Las Vegas. The main event of that show will feature UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva as he will be squaring off with Chris Weidman. On today’s podcast we speak to UFC middleweight Tim Boetsch as he discusses his bout with Mark Munoz this Saturday ... Read More »

Video: UFC 162 Countdown Full Episode

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The UFC traditionally does an event every year on Fourth of July weekend. This year is no different. UFC 162 takes place on Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The UFC last night aired, “Countdown to UFC 162″ last night on Fuel TV. The episode previewed the main event featuring UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva ... Read More »

Video: Fighters Give Predictions For Anderson Silva vs Chris Weidman UFC 162 Main Event

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UFC 162 is this Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The main event features the pound for pound king and possibly the greatest of all-time, the UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva(33-4 MMA, 16-0 UFC) facing off with number one contender Chris Weidman (9-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC). In the video above, some of the UFC’s biggest ... Read More »