He ate a Hail Mary knockout punch in his last UFC outing, but other than that and a bout where Jon Fitch dry-humped him for three round, Silva has been a beast in the Octagon, visiting sudden and overwhelming violence upon opponents. At UFC Fight Night 36 he gets to take on a Pancrase champ, and this one could get bloody. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports
UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi is nearly upon us, and the FOX Sports 1 event promises a main event that could have some serious title implications in the Chris Weidman-owned middleweight division. But maybe determining who could be the next top contender at 185 pounds isn’t enough to make you want to tune in, maybe you need further convincing. Well, that’s okay, because here are five very good reasons why you should tune in on Saturday night.
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