Middleweight champion opens up about his legacy and what fighting means to him.
Trying to understand who Anderson Silva is away from mixed martial arts is like trying to hit him inside the Octagon, it can be done, but you have to have an ounce of luck.
Just when you think you have figured out what makes the greatest fighter in the world today tick, he throws up something new and unexpected.
Much like his arsenal of moves when he competes.
After creating and breaking almost every record there is in the middleweight division and the UFC in general, every Silva fight is treated with a rare sense of fortune by fans, who know they are living in the era of greatness.
Ahead of defending his belt yet again, when he faces Chris Weidman in the main event of UFC 162 on July 7 in Las Vegas, Silva showed in this interview there is plenty more than meets the eye when it comes to ‘The Spider’.