VIDEO: Anderson Silva expresses disbelief after meeting Canelo Alvarez

Last weekend, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva claimed a decisive victory over former WBC champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Although it was only Silva’s third fight. as a professional boxer he turned many heads with his performance against an opponent with over 60 fights to his name.

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Mexican legend Canelo Alvarez greeted Silva after the fight. ‘The Spider’ was impressed by this gesture from Alvarez. He recently revealed that he was completely in disbelief when he got the chance to interact with the boxing champion of the multi-weight class.

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I’m not surprised I’m very happy you know and it’s funny because I watch last night watching the videos with Muhammad Ali, Canelo, Roy Jones Jr., Mayweather and the guys inspire me a lot you know . I like to watch all night. And my coach just comes to my room and says go to sleep you fight tomorrow, and it’s okay i go, i go but i watch a lot muhammad ali, roy jones jr, canelo, mayweather, you know, and i am so happy“said Silva.

I don’t believe you know that and Canelo signs my glove. And when I saw Canelo, it’s real, Canelo came to talk to me… He’s the God of boxing right now, and come talk to me. I am so happy. Because that’s what I told my coach about, I need you to show him my respect for the people in the community boxing community. You know, I can’t come here and I don’t do my best, you know. I know I have to work hard because boxing is completely different,Added the UFC legend.

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What’s next for Anderson Silva after his win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.?

Silva has indicated that he would like to continue in boxing. The 46-year-old has vowed to return to the ring quickly. And given his status as a legendary figure in combat sports, “The Spider” can be expected to have a worthy opponent.

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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – FEBRUARY 10: (RL) Israel Adesanya of New Zealand pokes fun at Anderson Silva of Brazil during his middleweight bout during UFC 234 at Rod Laver Arena on February 10, 2019 in Melbourne, In Australia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari / Zuffa LLC / Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Silva’s former nemesis Vitor Belfort recently called him up for a rematch, this time in the boxing ring. Therefore, there are many options for “The Spider”. It will be interesting to see his next move.

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What do you think Anderson Silva will do next? What did you think of his thoughts on meeting Saul Alvarez?

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