UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar

Check out all the Bloody Elbow stories on the UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar card, scheduled for October 13th in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

My favorite fight of 2012


The esteemed and slightly intoxicated Tim Burke vividly describes his favorite MMA fight of 2012 - the war between Jon Fitch and Erick Silva at UFC 153.

Dana White doesn't want to talk to Stephan Bonnar


In the wake of his failed drug test at UFC 153, Stephan Bonnar's relationship with Dana White is on the rocks.

Herman gets 6 month suspension and rehab


For the second time in about a year, Dave Herman tested positive for marijuana metabolites. UFC's Mark Ratner announced his punishment on Thursday.

Bonnar gets 1 year suspension, Herman to get less


Stephan Bonnar was handed a one year suspension for his positive steroid test, while Dave Herman will be given a less-stiff sentence for testing positive for marijuana.

Bonnar, Herman admit taking banned substances


UFC 153 fighters Stephan Bonnar and Dave Herman have admitted to taking banned substances according to a UFC statement.

Meltzer: UFC 153 did 340,000-410,000 PPV buys


According to Dave Meltzer of MMA Fighting, UFC 153 did the best numbers of any Brazilian PPV to date.

UFC 153 medical suspensions


Five fighters were given potentially long-term medical suspensions after UFC 153.

UFC 153: Prelims on FX hits 1 million mark


The UFC 153 preliminary card on FX drew one million viewers, which ends their string of declining numbers for the prelim specials from UFC 148 onwards.

Jack Slack breaks down Maldonado vs Texeira


Fabio Maldonado and Glover Teixeira put on a violent bloodbath in their bout at UFC 153 but all that was really revealed was Maldonado's obviously deficient boxing and Teixeira's inability to mix...

Teixeira: Maldonado fight was stopped too early


Glover Teixeira beat the crap out of Fabio Maldonado for 10 minutes in their UFC 153 bout before the ringside doctor mercifully brought an end to the bout. According to Teixeira though, the bout...

Fast stand ups and threatless warnings at UFC 153


Examining some of the contentious officiating, specifically referee stand ups and the enforcement of fouls, at last Saturday's UFC 153 show in Brazil.

UFC 153 watched by 12 million in Brazil


According to reports from Tatame.com, 20 million Brazilians watched UFC 153 featuring Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar on the Globo TV network. Continued strong ratings should make the UFC's plans...

Stop promising Silva vs. Jones, Dana


Brent Brookhouse explains why Dana White should not be guaranteeing a superfight between Anderson Silva and Jon Jones and why it is not exactly a Mayweather vs. Pacquiao situation.

Relive the action with our Silva vs. Bonnar recap


UFC 153 results and recap of all the action from the night's main event - Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar.

Get UFC 153 results & recap of Big Nog vs Pee Wee


UFC results and recap of the night's co-main event from Rio - Minotauro Nogueira vs. Dave Herman.

Get the results & more from Texeira vs. Maldonado


Our UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar results recap looks at Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado.

UFC 153 Recap: Fitch vs. Silva


A look back at the UFC 153 welterweight bout between Jon Fitch and Erick Silva. Fitch won by decision.

UFC 153 recap: Davis vs. Prado


A look back at the UFC 153 light heavyweight bout between Phil Davis and Wagner Prado. Davis won by submission.

UFC 153 recap: Maia vs. Story


A look back at the UFC 153 welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Rick Story. Maia won by submission.

UFC 153 Results Recap: Rony Jason vs Sam Sicilia


UFC 153 FX prelims finished with a bang with Rony Jason vs. Sam Sicilia. Rony capped it off perfectly in the closing minute of the second round with a big TKO.

UFC 153 recap: Gleison Tibau vs Francisco Trinaldo


At UFC 153, Gleison Tibau and Francisco Trinaldo put on an exciting fight on FX. Trinaldo gave it his all and scared Tibau in the second, but when the final bell rang Tibau took the unanimous...

UFC 153 Recap: Diego Brandao vs Joey Gambino


Diego Brandao and Joey Gambino kept the action going on FX for UFC 153. After 15 minutes and a few knockdowns, Brandao was awarded the unanimous decision.

UFC 153 Recap: Sergio Moraes vs Renee Forte


UFC 153 prelims on FX kicked off with a fun fight between Sergio Moraes and Renee Forte. After 13 minutes of action, Moraes pulled out a late submission to get his first UFC win

UFC 153 Results Recap: Chris Camozzi vs Luis Cane


Rounding out the Facebook prelims, Chris Camozzi welcome Luiz Cane to the Middleweight division. After a brief scare in the first round, Camozzi recovered and won the unanimous decision.

Anderson Silva vs. Jon Jones? Not likely.


After UFC 153, what's next for Anderson Silva? The UFC says it's Jon Jones, but Silva and Jones disagree. So why is the UFC hyping this fight?

UFC 153 Recap: Reza Madadi vs Cristiano Marcello


Marcello and Madadi strand and trade in a big slobberknocker. In the end, Marcello had his hand raised in a very questionable split decision.

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