‘UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman’ Extended Video Preview

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 25th, 2013

UFC Middleweight Anderson Silva

The Octagon’s most decorated champion will take center stage again in just 11 days, so it’s only fitting the UFC release an extended video preview featuring middleweight king Anderson Silva (pictured) and challenger Chris Weidman ahead of their UFC 162 shootout.

The 185-pounders square off July 6 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

UFC president Dana White, Silva and Weidman will be hosting a conference call later today, so make sure to check back to 5thRound.com to read what the trio had to say.

A critical featherweight scrap between Frankie Edgar and Charles Oliveira serves as UFC 162’s co-main event.

Please click the media player below to watch the promo:

Here is the show’s official agenda:

Preliminary Card:

(Facebook 7PM ET/4PM PT)

Mike Pierce vs. David Mitchell

Seth Baczynski vs. Brian Melancon


Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Dave Herman

Edson Barboza vs. Rafaello Oliveira

Norman Parke vs. Kazuki Tokudome

Chris Leben vs. Andrew Craig

Main Card:

(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)

Mark Munoz vs. Tim Boetsch

Cub Swanson vs. Dennis Siver

Roger Gracie vs. Tim Kennedy

Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira

Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva (UFC middleweight champion)

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