Anderson Silva vs Georges St-PierreUFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will be cage side at UFC 154 when Georges St-Pierre faces Carlos Condit for the undisputed welterweight championship.

Silva’s presence is notable for essentially one reason – because he plans on calling out St-Pierre if he’s victorious at UFC 154.

According to UFC President Dana White, Silva will be making the trip to Montreal to root St-Pierre on while he fights Carlos Condit, and then likely step into the Octagon and challenge him when the fight is over.

“There’s no doubt Anderson Silva (is) showing up to cheer Georges St-Pierre on, and he wants him to win this fight. He wants to fight him after. So I would say yes (he will challenge him in the cage),” said White on Wednesday.

Silva last fought at UFC 153 where he toyed with and then dismantled Stephan Bonnar in his home country of Brazil.

Since that time there’s been a lot of speculation for what Silva would do next in his career, and it appears all of his chips are in the basket of facing St-Pierre in a super fight assuming he’s victorious in Montreal.

For his part, St-Pierre could care less that Silva will be lurking cage side while he’s attempting to defend his belt.

“I don’t care about Anderson Silva, he can do whatever he wants, he can go to Florida or stay in Brazil if he wants. I’m focusing on Carlos Condit. That’s all that matters to me,” St-Pierre stated.

The subject of Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre continued to come up frequently during a media call on Wednesday, but UFC President Dana White down played the notion that the fight is a done deal by any means.

Still with Silva planning on being in Montreal with the idea of calling out St-Pierre when the fight is over, just about everyone will be playing the speculation game until the main event takes place on Nov 17.

Stay tuned to for all your UFC 154 coverage

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Dana White Shoots Down Georges St-Pierre vs. Anderson Silva Rumor |

  • 17 days ago

Dana White continues to doubt Georges St-Pierre's desire to return, shooting down rumors of a St-Pierre fight against Anderson Silva. read news >>

Dana White responds to rumors of Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre at UFC 206

  • 17 days ago

Could Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre finally happen? read news >>

Dana White: If Ronda Rousey Wins Title, Cyborg Fight Will Happen |

  • 15 days ago

UFC president Dana White said that if Ronda Rousey gets the belt back, the Rousey vs. Cyborg fight would happen. read news >>

Dana White: Georges St-Pierre doesn't want to fight

  • 14 days ago

Dana White says GSP just doesn't have it inside him to fight anymore read news >>

Conor McGregor to vacate title with UFC 205 win

  • 14 days ago

Dana White, the president of the UFC, told "UFC Tonight" that if Conor McGregor wins at UFC 205, he will not defend both titles, but will have to choose which belt he keeps and which belt h read news >>

Dana White Talks About Anderson Silva Being 'Mistreated'

  • 11 days ago

Dana White believes Anderson Silva's recent comments on being disrespected by the UFC are ridiculous.Following Jose Aldo, MMA legend Anderson Silva has become the latest Brazilian fighter to ope read news >>

Dana White: GSP will not fight at UFC 206 in Toronto

  • 14 days ago

UFC President Dana White puts the rumors to rest that GSP will be returning to the UFC at UFC 206 in Toronto, Canada.After a three-year absence from the sport, Hall of Fame fighter Georges St. Pierre read news >>

Anderson Silva backing down from recent criticism of UFC, offers brief apology to Dana White

  • 10 days ago

As far as apologies go, Anderson Silva’s wasn’t exactly a major one. But a sorry is a sorry, and “The Spider” certainly took a step back from recent comments that were critical of the UFC. Filed unde read news >>

Dana White promises Conor McGregor will give up a title if he wins at UFC 205

  • 8 days ago

Conor McGregor won't be a two division champ for long according to Dana White read news >>

Anderson Silva Apologizes, Dana White Accepts |

  • 5 days ago

Thank goodness we have TMZ to bring Anderson Silva and Dana White together, keeping the MMA world in harmony. read news >>