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    Chris Weidman says Brazilian fans want Anderson Silva to lose

    UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is on a rockstar level of popularity in his native Brazil. He has some of the biggest sponsors the country have to offer and is adored by fans. Most would agree with the final half of that last sentence, however 185-pound contender Chris Weidman seems to think Brazilian fans aren't as fond as Silva as people think.

    According to Weidman, though, he did not get much heat during his time in Brazil. In fact, the New York native says the fans in the country where Silva is considered a national hero aren't as supportive of him as perceived.

    Weidman talks to Kimura.se about the number of Brazilian fans telling him they want Silva to lose for the first time in his UFC career.


    "Not a couple, a lot, a good majority of them. Because I think I'm coming here confident I can beat Anderson, coming out in the public saying I can beat him, pretty much the ducking me thing. So I figured [the Brazilian fans] were going to be like, ‘Hey, wait a minute.' But actually it was the opposite. You know, I guess there's a lot of reasons, but a lot of them want to see him lose and they want me to beat him, so I was surprised with that."
    Weidman would not get into specifics as to why he thinks Brazilian fans want Silva to lose, he believes a majority of the group have nothing legitimate against Silva other than the fact they want to see the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world knocked off his pedestal.


    "Basically when someone's on top for a long time people kind of want to see someone fail, which is kind of like hating. So I think a majority of the people are probably just hating on him and want to see him lose, but I think there's other reasons too but I'm not going to go into that I'm not trying to butcher Anderson Silva."
    What "other reasons" Weidman is talking about are unknown, but what is known is Weidman will not be the next man to challenge Silva. That task is likely to go to Georges St. Pierre, should he defeat Carlos Condit at UFC 154 this weekend.
    Chris Weidman says Brazilian fans want Anderson Silva to lose - MMAmania.com

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    THERE YOU GO WEIDMAN! Talk that shit. Force that little coward into defending his belt. He needs to do way more of this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by v3xi View Post
    THERE YOU GO WEIDMAN! Talk that shit. Force that little coward into defending his belt. He needs to do way more of this.


    You people crack me up with this nonsense. Anderson has destroyed everybody that has faced him. Including the ones that had to talk shit to get their title shots. Weidman has beat one fucking guy and all of a sudden he is the man thats going to take out the champ? but Anderson is ducking him? Yeah right. Im gonna laugh my ass off when Boetch puts Weidman to sleep.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 0mega1 View Post


    Weidman has beat one fucking guy and all of a sudden he is the man thats going to take out the champ? .

    How the fuck is Munoz,Maia,Lawlor,Bongfeldt,Sakara = one guy?

    Munoz and Maia both top ten arguably top 5 the other 3 are all very game opponents.

    And I believe of thees'e 5 guys he beat not one...lol he came in on short notice for 2-3 of em.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDoucheyWun View Post
    How the fuck is Munoz,Maia,Lawlor,Bongfeldt,Sakara = one guy?

    Munoz and Maia both top ten arguably top 5 the other 3 are all very game opponents.

    And I believe of thees'e 5 guys he beat not one...lol he came in on short notice for 2-3 of em.
    Munoz fight he looked great.

    Maia fight, he looked like shit.

    Lawlor is tough, good win.

    Bongfeldt... who?

    Sakara, who hasnt beat him?

    Is Weidman deserving of a title shot? Sure. But I dont think he's earned it enough to be crying and bitching about the P4P best in the world is ducking him.

    I think Boetch has earned his shot just as much as Weidman as and I dont hear any bitching and moaning coming from him.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 0mega1 View Post
    Munoz fight he looked great.

    Maia fight, he looked like shit.

    Lawlor is tough, good win.

    Bongfeldt... who?

    Sakara, who hasnt beat him?

    Is Weidman deserving of a title shot? Sure. But I dont think he's earned it enough to be crying and bitching about the P4P best in the world is ducking him.

    I think Boetch has earned his shot just as much as Weidman as and I dont hear any bitching and moaning coming from him.

    Anderson got his shot by beating Tony Fryklund and Chris Leben and you're saying Weidman didnt earn his shot??? C'Mon!
    The difference is the champ Anderson got his shot against will fight anyone. Anderson knows there is a new breed coming and is about protecting his legacy, picking his fights closely, and thats ok..But thats not defending the belt and giving a young guy a shot. Thats not a true champ, i dont care how good you are.


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    Quote Originally Posted by 0mega1 View Post


    You people crack me up with this nonsense. Anderson has destroyed everybody that has faced him. Including the ones that had to talk shit to get their title shots. Weidman has beat one fucking guy and all of a sudden he is the man thats going to take out the champ? but Anderson is ducking him? Yeah right. Im gonna laugh my ass off when Boetch puts Weidman to sleep.
    Wow I leave for a month come back to moronic shit like this? Looks like I haven't missed much.

    they unblock Chael fan yet?

    Also roaddawg your a complete jackass.
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    Quote Originally Posted by v3xi View Post
    THERE YOU GO WEIDMAN! Talk that shit. Force that little coward into defending his belt. He needs to do way more of this.
    If you are gonna troll then troll hard. Atleast you recognize the fact that Weidman is butt hurt and talking out of his ass.

    I hope Weidman gets KTFO by Tim Bo or Vitor (likely Vitor). Anyways this punk isn't Chael Sonnen and talking shit like this won't move him any closer to a title shot than anyone else whose talked similiar shit.
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    I think Weidman just watched the Rocky IV movie where at the end all the Sovietic people were standing and clapping Rocky and he thinks that something like that may actually happen in real life.
    Another theory is that probably Weidman watched Fedor vs Coleman II or Fedor vs Sylvia, where despite that they were fighitng in th USA, most of the people were cheering for Fedor, and he is hoping that the same will happen with him.

    What he fail to realize is:

    1) Anderson does not has any minimal interest in fighting him

    2) If the fight happens, all Brazilian fans will chant "You will die" to Weidman, and they will be very happy when Anderson finishes him.
    Not only brazilians can do this stuff


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    Quote Originally Posted by Pasha K View Post
    What he fail to realize is:

    1) Anderson does not has any minimal interest in fighting him
    What you fail to realize is that the only way to make Anderson fight when he is running away from a bout is to mock Anderson in front of the media.

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