UFC 153 Preview: Silva vs. Bonnar

It seems the UFC has been cursed by injuries since UFC 151. As you MMA fans know for the first time in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC 151 was cancelled. This was caused by challenger Dan Henderson tearing a medial collateral ligament in his right knee. UFC 152 saw its main event changing three times.

Now we are on to UFC 153 and after two changes to the headlining fight we finally have our match. Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar is being called by many MMA bloggers and odds makers a huge mismatch in Anderson Silva’s favor. Others, though a minority see this matchup as a trap for Silver. Still the odds are sitting at 12- 1 in Silver’s favor.

Though there is only a three pound difference in the fighters Anderson Silva (202 lbs) vs. Stephan Bonnar (205 lbs). There is a huge difference in these fighters’ styles. You can read the break down of this fight and all of tonight’s UFC 153 matchups on our UFC 153 Preview.

You can wath the UFC 153 countdown, the Demian Maia vs Rick Story, Phil Davis vs Wagner Prado, Erik Silva vs Jon Fitch, Glover Texeira vs Fabio Maldonado, Big Nog vs Dave Herman undercards and of course the Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar on Pay Per View.