As we reported this past week, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been cleared to resume training after his recovery from a broken leg. Check out the video footage from one of his first sessions.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
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The best part of this Anderson Silva video? No, it's not the fact that he looks lean and mean while pounding the pads (after this). Nor is it the promise he made to a pint-sized interloper to come back to mixed martial arts (MMA) in 2015. It's the fact that he's getting work done to "Hip Hop Hooray" from Naughty By Nature. And "The Spider" even cuts a few dance moves after the fact! Not bad for a guy who still can't kick or jump following leg surgery (details), but it looks like Silva just doesn more
Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been cleared to return to sparring, and we have video of him working on his boxing at the Team Nogueira gym. more
Anderson Silva continues to work his way back from a nasty leg injury, and he gave UFC fans reason to be excited during a recent sparring session.Not only did he look good moving around during the session, but he also gave a "scout's honor" to return to fighting in 2015. Silva still has a long way to go before he will be ready to fight, but he is determined to return next year.[YouTube]Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com more
Anderson "The Spider" Silva has returned to sparring in his rehabilitation from a broken leg suffered at UFC 168 against Chris Weidman. more
Anderson Silva will return to the Octagon in 2015, and he welcomes the idea of fighting Nick Diaz.
In a recent media scrum in Rio de Janeiro, Silva confirmed he won’t compete this year since he’s "not feeling safe to return (in 2014)," and a fight with Diaz, a former welterweight title contender who is currently retired, would be interesting.
"Well, if everybody is saying that it would be an interesting fight, what am I going to say?" Silva said. "It could be an interesting fight."
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"The Spider" has no desire to complete a trilogy against the UFC middleweight champion but would accept a fight with Nick Diaz.
Anderson Silva still doesn't know how long is going it take for him step on the octagon again but the former UFC middleweight champion told Brazilian media that he is open to the possible fight between him and Nick Diaz. However, "The Spider" doesn't feel that he and Chris Weidman should fight each other one more time, as the current UFC 185-pound champion is 2-0 in the more