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Antonio Silva, UFC Part Ways

Antonio Silva

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva is now a free agent, according to a report by MMAjunkie.

Members of Silva’s camp informed the news outlet that the heavyweight has agreed to part ways with the UFC after his contract expired.

Silva, a former UFC title contender, has just one win in his last eight fights. He is 19-10-1 overall and 3-7-1 inside the Octagon.

The 37-year-old earned his shot at the UFC title when he finished Travis Browne and Alistair Overeem. He also knocked out Fedor Emelianenko in 2011.

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