Anderson Silva backed up his words after being dominated in the opening round, winning by KO in the second after a flurry of knees and punches.
The first fight between the two bitter rivals nearly resulted in a major upset. How will Round 2 play out at UFC 148?
When Chael Sonnen came within two minutes of
defeating UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva,
he did not get the benefit of an immediate rematch.
Instead, a CSAC suspension forced hi...
Anderson Silva is through playing coy.
LAS VEGAS - After weeks ... months ... years of brash talk from Chael Sonnen toward Anderson Silva, the two-time UFC middleweight title challenger on Saturday night had some of his talk temp...
The Chael Sonnen who taunted Anderson Silva for the better part of two years has left the building, at least for the time being.
All the talk came to an end on Saturday night as Anderson Silva emphatically silenced Chael Sonnen one final time with a 2nd round TKO to retain the UFC middleweight title.
Anderson Silva took all of Chael Sonnen’s pre-fight bluster and blew it up in his face.
The heat between Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen boiled over at Friday's weigh-ins in Las Vegas. Silva momentarily lost his cool and launched a shoulder punch.