Get your rest now, because this weekend is a sports lover’s dream! The coveted Superbowl weekend is being kicked off with the highly anticipated return of Anderson Silva to the cage in UFC 183 “Silva vs. Diaz” tonight! The 24 fighters featured on tonight’s card have already completed the weigh ins in Las Vegas, and the MGM Grand hotel is buzzing with fans as we speak.
The annual UFC Superbowl weekend event is always a loaded card, and this year’s spares no expense. Look forward to some entertaining carnage during the undercard with contenders Miesha Tate, Sara McMann, Ian McCall, and Jon Lineker on the roster. Then buckle up for the main card as millions around the globe await to see the Spider back in the octagon; will he return to his pre-injury self, or will Diaz be too relentless to give him the upper hand? Either way, you cannot lose with this main event as a fan of MMA! Silva is sure to prove his decision to continue fighting professionally after losing his title to Chris Weidman, or Nick will come out guns blazing and throw down one of the craziest battles ever to hit the cage.
Should be an excellent night of fights to give you something to talk about during your Sunday Superbowl parties! Don’t forget to check back with me tonight here as I will be bringing you the play-by-plays of UFC 183!
UFC 183 Predictions: Silva vs. Diaz
Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann- Tate for the win via unanimous decision
Thiago Santos vs. Andy Enz- Santos wins via split decision
Ildemar Alcantara vs. Richardson Moreira- Alcantara takes the victory by TKO in round 3
Jimy Hettes vs. Diego Brandao- Brandao wins via unanimous decision
Tom Watson vs. Rafael Natal- Watson wins via TKO in round 2
Ian McCall vs. John Lineker- McCall wins by submission in round 3
Derek Brunson vs. Ed Herman- Brunson is the victor via split decision
Alves vs. Mein- Mein via TKO round 3
Leites vs. Boetsch- Leites submission in round 2
Lauzon vs. Iaquinta- Joe Lauzon wins via unanimous decision
Gastelum vs. Woodley- Gastelum with a unanimous decision
Silva vs. Diaz- Silva wins via TKO round 3