Weidman shocks the world, knocks out Anderson Silva
After 2,458 days, the UFC has a new middleweight champion.
Chris Weidman ended the long, illustrious reign of Anderson Silva at UFC 162. In a stunning ending, Weidman knocked out Silva with a left hook followed by ground and pound at 1:18 of the second round.
“Chris Weidman is the best, he’s the new champion,” Silva said afterward. “He’s the best.”
|Height||6′ 0″ (182.88 cm)|
|Weight||190 (86.18 kg)|
|Height||6′ 2″ (187.96 cm)|
|Weight||185 (83.91 kg)|