“UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen” Post-Fight Press Conference

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
August 7th, 2010

Now that “UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen” is officially in the books, don’t forget to stream the post-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting approximately 1:15AM ET/10:15PM PT.

The highly anticipated event took place Saturday night inside Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. The pay-per-view broadcast featured a middleweight title bout between champion Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen.

Despite being a heavy 4-to-1 underdog to retain his scrap, Sonnen’s nonstop pre-fight chatter had some folks believing he had a legitimate shot at snapping the Brazilian’s 12-fight winning streak.

UFC 117 also showcased two top contender bouts. Thiago Alves rematched Jon Fitch to determine who got next dibs at a 5Round welterweight affair, and Junior dos Santos and Roy Nelson battled for a shot at the heavyweight strap as well.

Please click the media player below to hear what your favorite UFC 117 contestants had to say about their respective scraps.

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