UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman is just 48 hours away from his second title defense against former Light Heavyweight Champion Lyoto Machida and he is looking to have a clean win over Machida.
“It is just that you want to knock out a guy or submit a guy, so for something like that [Silva breaking his leg] to happen is just not normal. I wasn’t happy really after my last fight at all. I couldn’t smile.”
Chris Weidman (11-0) Has five knockouts, three submissions and 3 decision victories. Prior to joining the UFC, he was on a four fight winning streak.
“Coming into this next fight, hopefully there is no ball breaking and that I get a clean win.” he added.
UFC 175 goes July 5th at the Mandalay bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
MMA Frenzy will have the latest news leading up to, during and after the event, as well as having the latest and greatest live play-by-play coverage of the event. From the first fight of the prelim side of the card on Fight Pass / Fox Sports 1 and to the fight the big fights on the main card that airs on PPV. The headlining fight is Chris Weidman (c) vs. Lyoto Machida – for middleweight title, the co-main event is Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Alexis Davis – for women’s bantamweight title The event airs from Las Vegas, Nevada at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. The show starts with Guilherme Vasconcelos vs. Luke Zachrich on UFC Fight Pass, then the first prelim fight on Fox Sports 1 with George Roop vs. Rob Font and then starting the real fights with the main card at 10 p.m. ET with Marcus Brimage vs. Russell Doane. We will be providing live play-by-play coverage for each fight, as well as having minute to minute updates through the night and after the fights happen. Also, stay tuned for the post event news.