The reign of ‘The Spider’ Anderson Silva continues as he wins his 14th consecutive mma fight defending his UFC middleweight title for the record high of 11th straight title defenses in the octagon. Here is the play by play.
The two bow at the start. Both circle and continue to feel out each other. Belfort lands a low leg kick. Silva starts his dancing around the ring. Belfort comes forward and tags with a left. Belfort ducks a head kick and gets a takedown. Silva slips to stand up. Silva gets a front kick to the chin that knocks down Belfort. Silva rushes forward and finishes. with two bombs on the ground. The KO comes officially at 4:25 of the first.
Anderson Silva now holds notable victories over Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen, Demian Maia, Forrest Griffin, Thales Leites, Patrick Cote, James Irvin, Dan Henderson, Rich Franklin (2x), Nate Marquardt, Travis Lutter, Chris Leben, Jeremy Horn, Jorge Rivera.