Go Back   Matt-Hughes.com Official Forums > MMA Related > UFC

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-19-2014, 08:46 PM
VCURamFan's Avatar
VCURamFan VCURamFan is offline
Waiting for June 6th
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Basketball Capital of the World
Posts: 14,334
Default Chael Sonnen wants third fight with Anderson Silva



From MMAFighting.com (By Guilherme Cruz on Mar 18 2014, 7:14p):
Quote:
Third timeís the charm?

Chael Sonnen spent two months in Brazil to coach the third season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil opposite to Wanderlei Silva, and they are set to battle on May 31. After he faces his long-time rival, Sonnen would like a third shot at another Silva.

"Anderson is a nice guy and Iíve met his family, but a guy and a fighter are completely different things," Sonnen told TV show "Estrelas" in Brazil (quotes originally translated from English to Portuguese by the TV show). "I wish him an amazing life, but I still want to beat him.

"I also want to fight Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva, and I donít wish them anything bad."

Sonnen, who became the public enemy number one before and after his first fight with Anderson Silva, doesnít see himself as a trash talker.

"For me itís always real, Iím not an actor," he said. "Iíd never create something. Sometimes you fight someone you donít like, but sometimes you have to fight a friend and you have to keep the same approach."

"I never think of myself as a trash talker. When someone asks me something, Iíll answer it straight. Other people prefer to lie to your face, they think itís more polite to lie, but then stab a knife in your back."

"I donít mean this to be an excuse, I chose