Report: Anderson Silva Suffered Possible Training Injury | UFC NEWS

May 29, 2012 7:19 am by Lynn R Mitchell

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva suffered a knee injury during training.  This could affect his July 7th title defense against number one contender Chael Sonnen at UFC 148.   TATAME reports:

UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva was honored by Brazilian Taekwondo Confederation this Monday, but the day wasn’t all about good news.

The fighter revealed to the pressthat he got his knee injured on a training session, and that he’s getting tested today to see how serious it is. Despite that, the champion was not limping during the ceremony, and seemed optimistic about the recovery.

Anderson later on tweeted a picture of himself training and stated

Gennnteeee meu joelho vai muito bem obrigado!!!! fiquem tranqüilos dia 7 de Julho estarei cumprindo meu trabalho.osss

Translation attempt:  “People, my knee is doing very good thank you.  Remain calm in July 7 I’ll be doing my job – oss

The banter between Silva and Sonnen has gone on long enough for the fans no to see an end to this feud.  It would be crushing news to the fans if the test reports – serious.

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