Backstage after another huge victory over Chael Sonnen, UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva spoke to in English about how he was feeling.

He said he was very happy with the win, especially as his fans in Brazil are so passionate about the sport. He also says he loves the American fans and says he actually lives in L.A.

He then goes on to describe the UFC as “the big sport” and says that he, along with many others, are working hard to try to make it the biggest sport in the world. He then calls on all the fighters to help achieve that goal by respecting each other wherever they are in the world, and for the UFC to continue to expand and take events to different countries.

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