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  1. Ben Saunders heads to Brazil, battles Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night 62 on March 21Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship is giving the recently-revitalized Ben Saunders a step up in competition -- in hostile territory -- when he collides with Erick Silva at the UFC Fight Night 62 mixed martial arts event, scheduled for March 21, 2015 inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Saunders is 2-0 since rejoining the ZUFFA roster last August.

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  2. Ben Saunders vs. Erick Silva added to UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de JaneiroRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | MMAFighting.com

    Silva and Saunders, who scored wins over Mike Rhodes and Joe Riggs at UFC Fight Night 58 and UFC on FOX 13 , respectively, will meet at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 21. MMAFighting.com confirmed the bout following a report from Hoping to start his first win streak in the UFC, Silva gets back in action following a 75-second submission over Rhodes in Barueri, Brazil. The X-Gym fighter, who lost to Matt Brown prior to his win in December, has bounced between wins and losses since his UFC debut in 2011.

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  3. Ben Saunders vs. Erick Silva set for UFC Fight Night in Rio de JaneiroRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | BloodyElbow

    Pulsating welterweight action is on tap for March 21st, as Ben Saunders faces Erick Silva in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The UFC's first trip to Rio de Janeiro is slowly coming together, and fans will absolutely love this confirmed welterweight booking.

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  4. Ben Saunders, Erick Silva meet at UFC Fight Night 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Cage Pages

    December 13, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Ben Saunders reacts following his victory against Joe Riggs during UFC Fight Night at US Airways Center. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports A welterweight bout between Ben Saunders and Erick Silva has been added to UFC Fight Night 62. The fight, first reported by Lancenet! , is scheduled to take place on Mar. 21 at the Ginasio do Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro.

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  5. MMA in 2014: The 10 Best FightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | BleacherReport

    Brown also had an epic scrap with the ultra-talented Erick Silva, and Lawler was involved in a close, all-time great welterweight title fight with Johny Hendricks. The very first main event of the year for the UFC between Tarec Saffiedine and Hyun Gyu Lim was a wild fight as well.

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  6. .com's 2014 Round of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Sherdog

    What makes a round the "Round of the Year?" Out of the literally thousands of rounds fought in major-promotion MMA in 2014, what makes one stand out as head and shoulders above the rest? Is it a round that locks in a new champion and defines the beginning of a new era in MMA gold? What about the swan song of a great champion singing his or her farewell to adoring fans while going out in a blaze of glory? Must the "Round of the Year" create a ripple effect heard 'round the world or is it just a round so awesome that it trumps all? In the case of Sherdog.com's 2014 "Round of the Year," the latter was chosen in the form of round one between Matt Brown and Erick Silva in their UFC Fight Night headliner on May 10 at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati.

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  7. Year in review: Football feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... when he fought for a chance at the Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight title. Brown defeated Brazilian Erick Silva in Cincinnati's US Bank Arena to rise in the welterweight ranks. Silva locked in a submission hold early, but Brown recovered ...

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  8. Erick Silva: 'My wish would be a fight against Rick Story'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | BloodyElbow

    Erick Silva is fresh off a dominating win and has some ideas about who he would like to fight next. Erick Silva is an enigma.

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  9. Erick Silva calls out Rick Story, eyes future rematches against Dong Hyun Kim and Matt BrownRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Erick Silva is back in the win column after choking out Mike Rhodes at the UFC Fight Night 58 mixed martial arts event earlier this month in Brazil . According to "Indio," a fight against the rough-and-tumble Rick Story, who also notched an impressive win earlier this year by turning away Gunnar Nelson in Sweden.

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  10. Erick Silva says deviated septum surgery was the key for his quick UFC Fight Night 58 winRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... septum surgery. "I was able to do a perfect camp and be well prepared for this fight. I said you would see a new Erick Silva, more calm and confident. It was a quick fight, but I was able to stay calm and confident, and it was the key for my ...

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  11. Video: Watch Erick Silva put Mike Rhodes to sleep with slick arm-triangle choke at UFC Fight Night 58Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Erick Silva is back! But is he better than ever? "Indio" sent Mike Rhodes to his third straight loss at the UFC Fight Night 58 event last Sat. night in Brazil , thanks to a slick arm-triangle choke in the first round.

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  12. Top 5 Fights To Make In The Wake Of UFC Fight Night 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Rant MMA

    The UFC wrapped up an extremely busy year with its final event of 2014 in Brazil. Fight Night 58 in Barueri featured a spectacular knockout victory by Lyoto Machida in the main event and also saw strong rebound efforts from former bantamweight champion Renan Barao and entertaining welterweight Erick Silva.

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  13. UFC Fight Night 58 results recap: Erick Silva vs Mike Rhodes fight review and analysisRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Last night , Erick Silva and Mike Rhodes looked to get back into the win column at UFC Fight Night 58 inside Ginasio Jose Correa in Barueri, Brazil. In about one minute, Silva submitted his opponent.

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  14. UFC Fight Night 58 Bonuses: Lyoto Machida, Renan Barao honored for top performancesRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... main event, while Renan Barao earned his bonus for his submission win over Mitch Gagnon in the co-main event. Erick Silva and Vitor Miranda were the other two fighters to earn $50,000. Silva put Mike Rhodes to sleep with a first-round technical ...

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  15. UFC Fight Night 58 Fighter Bonuses: No Fight of the Night, But Four Performance WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    ... Brazil on Saturday. Instead, the promotions named four Fight of the Night winners. Lyoto Machida , Renan Barao , Erick Silva and Vitor Miranda banked the $50,000 performance incentives. Machida earned his bonus by dispatching C.B. Dollaway early in ...

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  16. UFC Fight Night: Barueri post-fight bonuses: Machida pockets $50,000 for body-kick knockoutRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Lyoto Machida, Renan Barao, Vitor Miranda and Erick Silva al earned performance bonuses for their efforts during the final fight card of 2014. The final UFC fight card of 2014 took place on Saturday night and brought with it an anticlimactic conclusion to the year.

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  17. UFC Fight Night Bonuses: Lyoto Machida, Renan Barao, Erick Silva, Vitor Miranda Get $50KRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Sherdog

    Lyoto Machida , Renan Barao , Erick Silva and Vitor Miranda finished their respective bouts at UFC Fight Night "Machida vs. Dollaway" and took home $50,000 "Performance of the Night" bonuses in victory. No "Fight of the Night" award was issued.

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  18. UFC Barueri Results: Patrick Cummins, Rashid Magomedov, Erick Silva, Daniel Sarafian VictoriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Cage Pages

    Leading up to the two featured bouts on UFC Fight Night 58 in Barueri, Brazil the rest of the main card were privy to four main card bouts and impressive showings from Patrick Cummins, Rashid Magomedov, Erick Silva, and Daniel Sarafian. Patrick Cummins continues to prove he's more than just the man who faced Daniel Cormier on short notice, facing TUF Brazil 3's winner Antonio Carlos Jr. In a battle between the All-American wrestler and the BJJ World Champion, it was wrestling that prevailed.

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  19. UFC Fight Night 58 results: Erick Silva puts Mike Rhodes to sleepRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | MMA Mania

    It was all but guaranteed Erick Silva would return to form following a loss on the main card of tonight's UFC Fight Night 58: "Machida vs. Dollaway" event in Barueri, Brazil. That's because he was tasked with taking on Mike Rhodes, a former RFA champion who lost both his bouts inside the Octagon.

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  20. The Cut List: UFC Fight Night - Machida vs. DollawayRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... cut because he's stepped up and taken a role in what is obviously meant as a showcase fight for local favorite Erick Silva, but ultimately I'm sticking with conventional wisdom. Igor Pokrajac (25-11-1NC, 4-6-1NC UFC) - he was looking like a solid ...

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