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UFC fines Anderson Silva $50,000 for media-event no-show

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LAS VEGAS – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has fined middleweight titleholder Anderson Silva $50,000 for refusing to take part in a planned pre-UFC 162 media event.

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Post #1   5/6/13 8:34:40PM   

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Weidman is coming for you Andy.

Dont be scared homie

Post #2   5/6/13 9:04:29PM   

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Maybe they (Ufc) need to start worrying about fining or suspending fighters who miss weight, then worry about media showings. It throws fighters off, and for some alot of travelling. Media should be the least of their worries.

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Posted by sparky

Weidman is coming for you Andy.

Dont be scared homie



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Post #4   5/6/13 11:16:15PM   

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Posted by JoeWarren33

Maybe they (Ufc) need to start worrying about fining or suspending fighters who miss weight


That is already handled by the athletic commissions.

Post #5   5/6/13 11:19:55PM   

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$50k is so much money. I wish I were in a place to be fined $50k

Post #6   5/6/13 11:28:19PM   

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Whateves the UFC just want some of that,"Anderson Silva money."

Post #7   5/7/13 1:54:06AM   

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Posted by tallica62

I wish I were in a place to be fined $50k



i wish i were in a place to collect $50k fines

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I'm betting AS wipes his ass with 50K

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Posted by voodoo-jitsu

I'm betting AS wipes his ass with 50K



Definitely. The guy's worth something like 10 mil. 50k is a fair fine, but it's a drop in the bucket to him. I highly doubt he likes getting fined but it's a good precedent to set. The next problem is going to be what you fine the guys who make 40k to main event a card and not 400k.

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Post #11   5/7/13 9:12:44AM   

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Daddy-Chael earns 50 grrrr just to get up, outta bed everyday....

Vand-DA-lay could use that kind of coin....rumor has it that he's broke.

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Posted by jae_1833


Posted by JoeWarren33

Maybe they (Ufc) need to start worrying about fining or suspending fighters who miss weight


That is already handled by the athletic commissions.



I would cry if they fined me 50 dollars lol

Post #13   5/7/13 12:31:48PM   

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I hope this doesn't end with Silva pulling out or getting pulled out of the fight. I don't think Siva is scared of Weidman but if he is I just want to scream in his fucking ear SILVA you are the BEST fighter in the WORLD all Weidman did was beat a slow fat Mark Munoz, atleast thats what Bisping said

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Just 50,000 more reasons for Anderson to stomp this kid.

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