Antonio Silva has a busy schedule ahead, but he wants to add another fight before the end of the year.

The former heavyweight title contender is currently booked to make his bare-knuckle debut against Gabriel Gonzaga in the main event of BKFC 8 in Tampa, Fla., on Oct. 19.

Fedor Emelianenko expected

Fabricio Werdum

After losing to Daniel Cormier and Cain Velasquez, Silva scored a pair of knockout wins over Travis Browne and Alistair Overeem

Emelianenko, meanwhile, parted ways with Strikeforce after being finished by Werdum, Silva and Dan Henderson.Matt Mitrione in his return to the United States, but bounced back with first-round knockouts over Frank Mir and Chael Sonnen before losing to now two-division champion Ryan Bader inside a minute.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here