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Anderson Silva Breaks Shin at UFC 168

Silva is injured and Weidman runs toward him.

At UFC 168, Anderson Silva, long known as the pound for pound best fighter in the UFC middle weight division, broke his shin when his kick was checked by the defending champion, Chris Weidman.  The injury resulted in an immediate stoppage with just 3 minutes and 48 seconds remaining in the 2nd round.

Many watching the fight were stunned in silence, whiles others cringed and scowled when they saw Silva’s shin break against Weidman’s knee.

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December 29th, 12:34 A.M. PST – A new article on this subject has been posted here.