Silva: I'd prefer GSP, it's an easier fight

source: espn.co.uk
 

UFC president Dana White guaranteed he will make the Silva v Jones bout, but the Brazilian wagged his finger in disagreement.

"I'm old, guys," Silva said. "I'm getting old. I'm retired. I'm nearly there. I've only got another five years.

"I think [GSP] would be a great challenge for me. I prefer him over Jon Jones. He's smaller. It'll be a little bit easier. I'll be hit less."

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BshMstr site profile image  

10/17/12 9:49 PM by BshMstr

no shit. hasn't Silva been hinting at this for a while???

SKARHEAD site profile image  

10/16/12 10:47 PM by SKARHEAD

Dude it's funny !

HolyAvengerP5 site profile image  

10/16/12 10:00 PM by HolyAvengerP5

and what happens when one of them gets injured?who can you sub in for dallas stadium?JBJ maybe but weight wouldn't make sense

kwnel2178 site profile image  

10/16/12 9:22 PM by kwnel2178

I'd like to see Bisping get the shot just to see him shut up, about not getting a shot at Anderson.

Jons Forsberg site profile image  

10/16/12 8:42 PM by Jons Forsberg

lol @ the "Anderson is trolling" crybabies, this is only making all the more enjoyable to me.

KingofBJJ site profile image  

10/16/12 8:06 PM by KingofBJJ

LOL! You guys should know Silva is ever the jokester.

Granpa site profile image  

10/16/12 3:19 PM by Granpa

Would love to hear BJ's opinion on this. BJ who always wanted to fight the bigger, tougher guys, never wanted an easy fight.

Bisping decisioned my SN site profile image  

10/16/12 3:18 PM by Bisping decisioned my SN

Yep but your going to get voted down because they can't handle the truth lol

Bisping decisioned my SN site profile image  

10/16/12 3:16 PM by Bisping decisioned my SN

Anderson is a master troll! - Idiots on the UGOr Anderson is just being honest Because what the fuck does he have to prove?

orcus site profile image  

10/16/12 3:09 PM by orcus

"the weight stat is unverified. Coaches can say what they want. There is no weigh in on fight night." Anderson weighed in officially at 202 for Bonnar, even that is just 10lb above what GSP weighed for his last fight at 170, and 4lb less than what Vitor (verifiably) weighed on the day of his last 185 fight. Meanwhile it's 20+lb less than what Jones weighs for his 205 fights. "reach in MMA is a misleading stat." What would you like to go by?