The fight everyone has been asking for will take place on January 31st 2015. Anderson Silva will make his return to the Octagon to fight Nick Diaz in what will also serve as Diaz’s return to the Octagon.
UFC President Dana White spoke about the fight on SportsCenter on ESPN saying:
“The fight that the fans have been waiting for, the fight that the fans have been screaming for … we have made Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz, Jan. 31 in Las Vegas. It will be the main event, and it will be five rounds.”
The fight will most likely take place and headline the UFC 183 card.
No further information has been released.