Wanderlei Silva Hit by Car and Rushed into Surgery ‘Pray For Me’


This tragic news comes just over a week after Jordan Parsons was involved in a hit and run from a Range Rover driver that left him with an amputated leg. He eventually died from the injures he sustained after being in a coma.

Backin the day.

Back in the day.

Parsons was seen by many as a good professional MMA fighter, he was with the Brazilians training hard, entertaining fight fans in Bellator MMA.
More bad news arose on early Wednesday that MMA legend and PRIDE FC former champion Wanderlei Silva was cycling home from the gym when he was struck by a car.

Wanderlei Silva on his bike:

Quem ai conhece ! Curitiba te ❤️

A video posted by Wanderlei Silva ?? (@wandfc) on

First reports suggested that the injuries are not life threatening and he will pull through, although he will need surgery on his shoulder.

Here is a statement that was released through his Facebook page:

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