MMA – In 2013, Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman confronted one another twice for the middleweight belt. Years later, they traded on their final battle.
In 2013, Anderson Silva misplaced twice to Chris Weidman, in July, he misplaced his UFC title by shedding by KO within the second spherical. In December of that very same yr, the Brazilian’s shin broke following a leg-kick try blocked by Weidman.
Almost 8 years later, it was Chris Weidman who suffered the identical horrible harm, going through Uriah Hall, throughout UFC 261, final April, and after 17 seconds of preventing. In full rehabilitation, the American invited Anderson Silva in his podcast. The two returned to their second and remaining battle … and Weidman apologized:
“The first thing that came to my mind when I broke my leg, as soon as I hit the ground – in fact, as soon as I looked at my leg and saw it move weirdly , the first thing that came to my mind was, ‘I can’t believe it.’ I thought about you. “
“I used to be like, ‘It’s like Anderson Silva. Like, my leg seemed like Anderson Silva’s leg. What is that this mess ? There’s no manner it is my leg proper now. And then abruptly the ache comes. And I keep in mind when it occurred with you, I did not know your leg broke when it occurred. I assumed you have been simply in ache. “
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“I walked across the cage to have fun and I keep in mind listening to screams, like somebody was being murdered, then I got here and noticed you holding your leg. And I simply could not consider it. As time went on I attempted to contact you that week, I felt unhealthy about it… however I form of forgot. “
“And I feel bad now, because now I understand the pain you’ve been through, all the trials and sorrows you’ve been through, and it makes me feel so much more about you, with these situations.” And to be sincere, I by no means even stated it out loud, however I’ve actually been serious about it ever because it occurred, and I would like to apologize to you. “
The legendary Brazilian then replied: ” Its good. Don’t worry about that, because I know everything that happened to you like when I broke your leg, I know you didn’t realize. “