Anderson Silva-Chris Weidman rematch set for Dec. 28 in Las Vegas

UFC 162: Silva v Weidman

The rematch between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight title will be held Dec. 28 at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas in the main event of UFC 168.

Dana White made the announcement live on ESPN’s SportsCenter at approximately 6:30 p.m. ET. He told Yahoo! Sports he closed the deal only an hour earlier, despite numerous reports out of Brazil all week that the deal was finished.

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One thought on “Anderson Silva-Chris Weidman rematch set for Dec. 28 in Las Vegas

  1. Reblogged this on Jockstrap Journal and commented:
    Folks believe less dancing and fewer arrogant hand-drops can give MMA legend Anderson Silva a better chance at defeating Long Island native Chris Weidman, who most recently upset Silva with a vicious uppercut off a ridiculous taunt.

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