The former UFC middleweight champion unexpectedly beats a Mexican boxer in the ‘Tributo a los Reyes’ bottom card
mixed martial arts legend, Anderson Silva, 46 years old, had More than a positive foray into boxing professional for defeat Former world middleweight champion, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.After eight episodes in Jalisco, after more than one strong boxing show, he showed his commitment to the event.
“I feel very happy, I have to say thank you to my coach, I couldn’t come here nor do my best أفضل, I have a lot of respect for boxing,” Silva said after the fight, smiling as usual and reaching out to the fans.I respect all the Mexican people who gave me such a great welcomeاستقبالAll the Mexican fighters are incredible, and I really appreciate the opportunity to be here. I am a big fan of Canelo, I love boxing, he is very respectful and he showed me what a great champion he is, Canelo came to talk to me, I feel very happy. Maybe I can fight soon. Thank you, Mexico.”
Cards prefer Brazilian Silva to 77-75, 77-75 and 75-77. In the end it was a file split decision, but it must be unanimous. The commitment shown by the Brazilian was clear and he made it clear that he was ready to announce his return to combat sports, although he did not say whether it would be through boxing or mixed martial arts.
“I guess I fell short of punching, I let him fightSometimes he would take me to the ropes, he did his job, but I guess the fight wasn’t won, pretty much a draw” Chavez. “I was fine in my case, This cut took me a little out of balanceHe moved a bit, but I didn’t feel like he was in control of the fight to win it. I’m here to fight anyone, fight eight rounds with them, and I’m ready for anyoneJunior said.
Unfortunately JulyHis farewell night of boxing after a series of exhibitions wasn’t as happy as he had expected yet Defeats his sons Julio Jr and Omar after a fight with Anderson Silva And Ramon Alvarez, Straight.