Anderson Silva did some Muay Thai sparring in preparation for his return fight against Nick Diaz in January. The Spider hasn’t seen Octagon action since December of 2013, where he suffered a brutal leg injury when Chris Weidman checked his leg kick.
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones got some friendly sparring in with legendary prizefighter Mike Tyson in a hotel lobby, and Jones captured the moment on his Instagram. Check it out:
Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva can be seen in this video he posted on his Instagram of himself looking terrifyingly scary while doing some boxing sparring, check it out:
Anderson the Spider Silva received clearance last week to return to sparring, and he took full advantage of it as seen in this video where the Spider works some boxing drills.
Great news for Silva fans. ‘The Spider’ is back in the gym, sparring it up, over at Hollywood’s Wild Card Boxing gym under popular boxing trainer, Freddie Roach.