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  • Germans make history
    Germany's dominance overshadowed by Brazil's World Cup collapse
    The 2014 World Cup was always going to be about Brazil in some way. Even if Brazil didn't win another World Cup in front of its fans, it would be the defining story of the tournament, no matter who actually won it. As such, although Germany...
  • Neymar's absent today
    Brazil-Germany World Cup semifinals preview
    Months ago, we envisioned this semifinal with the assumption that both Brazil and Germany would have slugged out as tough a road to this point. We could not have envisioned that one team would arrive building up momentum and securing wins with...
  • Dry leaf on the way
    David Luiz free kicks Brazil into semifinals
    Friday, in Fortaleza, Brazil, host-team defender David Luiz scored a stunning thirty-five yard folha seca free kick to defeat Colombia 2-1 and put Brazil into a World Cup semifinal match against clear favorites Germany. But at the 87th minute...
  • Thiago Silva's arrest upsets Ovince St. Preux, his would-be UFC 171 opponent
    Thiago Silva's arrest upsets Ovince St. Preux, his would-be UFC 171 opponent
    According to a Feb. 7 report from MMA Junkie, Ovince St. Preux (14-5 MMA, 2-0 UFC) admits he was upset to learn Thiago Silva (16-3 MMA, 7-3 UFC) was scrapped from the UFC 171 card due to a recent arrest.St. Preux, 30, had been training hard for a...
  • UFC light heavyweight Thiago Silva arrested after barricading himself in his hom
    UFC light heavyweight Thiago Silva arrested after barricading himself in his hom
    According to a report Friday on ProMMAInsider.com, UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Silva was arrested late on Thursday evening, after he barricaded himself into his South Florida home.He was charged with resisting arrest and aggravated...
  • Thiago Silva's contract terminated by the UFC
    Thiago Silva's contract terminated by the UFC
    According to a Feb. 6 report from UFC.com, Thiago Silva's contract has been terminated by the UFC.Silva, 31, was arrested on the evening of Feb. 6 after threatening people at gunpoint at the Pablo Popovitch Mixed Martial Arts Academy in...
  • Thiago Silva arrested following altercation at the Pablo Popovitch BJJ school
    Thiago Silva arrested following altercation at the Pablo Popovitch BJJ school
    According to a Feb. 6 report from MMA Junkie, hard-hitting UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Silva has been arrested by Florida police following an intense incident at a Ft. Lauderdale Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu school owned by ADCC World Champion...
  • Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC 70 - Nations Collide 4/21/2007
    UFC on Fuel TV 10: Nogueira vs. Werdum 2: Full card predictions
    UFC on Fuel TV 10 is this Saturday, June 8 airing live from the Ginásio Paulo Sarasate Venue in Fortaleza, Brazil. The Facebook prelims get started at 4:30p.m., and then Fuel TV (other local providers) will air the main card at 8:00p.m both of...
  • Thiago Silva tests positive for marijuana following UFC on Fuel TV 6
    Thiago Silva tests positive for marijuana following UFC on Fuel TV 6
    According to a Nov. 22 report from MMA Weekly, UFC veteran Thiago Silva tested positive for marijuana following the UFC on Fuel TV 6 event.“Thiago Silva tested positive for marijuana metabolites following his bout at UFC on FUEL TV in Macau,...
  • UFC on Fuel TV 6 post-fight quotes
    UFC on Fuel TV 6 post-fight quotes
    According to a Nov. 10 press release from Fuel TV, Cung Le said his UFC victory over Rich Franklin was the result of one 'lucky' punch.Here's a look at some UFC on Fuel TV 6 post-fight quotes from Le and other UFC fighters and analysts...
  • PSG buys Ibrahimovich
    In the soccer world, money doesn't just talk, it wins
    As the European transfer window comes to a close, talk around the football world has swirled around the fundamental rules of spending, or rather the lack there of. With the recent signings of Brazilian striker Hulk and Belgian midfielder Axel...
  • UFC in Macau
    UFC in Macau finalized
    For their first trip to China, the Ultimate Fighting Championships has created an impressive FUEL TV event, which will display the talents of two former champions for the main event.The card, which is scheduled for Nov. 10 at the CotaiArena, will...
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovich
    AC Milan sell Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva to PSG for £51 million
    According to the Daily Mirror and AC Milan President Silvio Berlusconi, the Italian giants have indeed sold star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic and star Brazilian defender Thiago Silva to French club Paris Saint Germain:Yes, I sold Zlatan Ibrahimovic...
  • Thiago Silva
    AC Milan reject £37 million offer for Thiago Silva from Paris Saint Germain
    Thiago Silva’s move to Paris Saint Germain has been a major question mark during the middle week of June 2012. With reports that agents for the player and his club side, AC Milan were in talks with the Parisian club during the middle of the...
  • saddledome
    Quick MMA report: UFC 149 hit with injury plague
    American Top Team teammates Thiago Silva and Thiago Alves have both been hit with the injury bug floating around in the UFC.Both fighters were expected to fight at UFC 149 in Calgary, but have been forced to drop out. Silva reinjured his back, a...