Anderson-Silva-and-Chael-Sonnen-UFC-148-weigh_9563-478x270Before losing his title to Chris Weidman, Chael Sonnen came the closest to defeating former middleweight champion Anderson Silva at UFC 117.  For four rounds, Sonnen was in control of the fight, but that all went away in the final frame.  Watch one of the greatest comebacks in UFC history as Anderson Silva narrowly escapes defeat.

Courtesy of UFC.com

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Former Lightweight Champ Anthony Pettis Moving to the Featherweight Division

  • 23 days ago
  • 88 views

After losing three consecutive bouts, former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis plans to make the move down to the featherweight division. read news >>

Following Surgery, Chris Weidman Calls Michael Bisping’s Bluff, Wants First Shot at the Belt

  • 22 days ago
  • 485 views

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman underwent successful neck surgery earlier this week, and now he's already calling out Michael Bisping. read news >>

Chael Sonnen Beyond the Fight: Praises for Michael Bisping, and Luke Rockhold Critique

  • 20 days ago
  • 611 views

Chael Sonnen gives Michael Bisping his due props for winning the UFC middleweight title at UFC 199, and gives former champion Luke Rockhold a lecture. read news >>

Chael Sonnen Beyond the Fight: Remembering Muhammad Ali

  • 18 days ago
  • 18 views

Chael Sonnen talks about the legacy of boxing legend Muhammad Ali during this episode of Beyond the Fight. read news >>

Watch the UFC Fight Night Ottawa Q&A Featuring Chris Weidman Live at 3:30 PM ET

  • 14 days ago
  • 17 views

Watch the Fight Night Ottawa Q&A featuring Chris Weidman, Aljamain Sterling and Stevie Ray streaming live from TD Place Arena on Friday at 3:30 p.m. ET. read news >>

UFC Fight Night Ottawa Q&A with Chris Weidman Video Replay

  • 12 days ago
  • 34 views

Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman, bantamweight contender Aljamain Sterling, and lightweight Stevie Ray fielded questions from the fans prior to the Fight Night Ottawa weigh-in. read news >>

Chael Sonnen Beyond the Fight: UFC Sale Rumor, Late Stoppages and Fixed fights in Russia

  • 9 days ago
  • 57 views

Chael Sonnen recaps the week in MMA news in this episode of Beyond the Fight. He addresses Fedor Emelianenko's controversial win, the rumored UFC Sale and Georges St-Pierre's return. read news >>

Chael Sonnen Beyond the Fight: Brock Lesnar’s Return and USADA Drug Testing Rules

  • 7 days ago
  • 44 views

Chael Sonnen discusses former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar's UFC 200 return and USAD drug testing rules during the latest edition of "Beyond the Fight." read news >>

Saenchai, the 'Anderson Silva of Thai boxing,' on FIGHT PASS Saturday

  • 8 days ago
  • 3 views

The greatest Muay Thai fighter in the world – and quite possibly of all time - comes to UFC FIGHT PASS this Saturday as striking sensation Saenchai (315-43-2, 55 KO's) makes his GLORY Kickboxing debu read news >>

Anderson Silva Calls for Michael Bisping Rematch, Suggests Manchester UFC Fight

  • 3 days ago
  • 46 views

Legendary fighter Anderson Silva thinks UFC Middleweight champion Michael Bisping is “afraid” to face him in a rematch. The Brazilian lost to Bisping narrowly in London earlier this year in a pulsati read news >>