Originally Posted by rough-n-tumble
When Chael missed that wild spinning backhand and just scooted back against the fence, I felt he gave up there. So I wouldn't be surprised to hear him question retirement.
I don't think he was expecting Silva to throw a knee when he was that low to the ground. He was probably waiting for Silva to punch and then grab a leg.
I still think Sonnen can beat Silva if he doesn't do stupid spinning backfists and sticks to the game plan.