UFC 147 “Brazil” Press Conference Updates and LIVE Video


UFC 147 announcement press conference live April 24th in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. The show kicks off at 11am EST. In attendance: Anderson Silva, Chael Sonnen and Dana White.

Updates, News and Notes:

  • Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen 2 will not take place in Brazil. Instead it will take place at UFC 148 on July 7th in Las Vegas.
  • Jose Aldo fight will likely be moved from UFC 149 to headlined the newly formed UFC 147 on June 23rd.
  • “Everything that could go wrong did go wrong” when asked about setting up the fight card in Brazil.
  • Anderson Silva: Chael Sonnen is no martial artist, he’s a wrestler … lacks respect for the UFC fans. Chael snores into the mic while Silva is talking.
  • TUF “Wanderlei vs. Belfort” finale still has no venue.
  • Dana White: Shogun Rua and Lyoto Machida would be great coaches for TUF Brazil.
  • Its over, Chael and Silva square off for pictures.

Live video below,