The historical event that took place at UFC Vegas 12, where Anderson Silva had his last official fight, it is still all the rage. Now, the legendary Brazilian posted a message on social networks for all his fans, after he could not show the best of himself. What always distinguished him above the rest, this time he did not appear and was knocked out by Uriah Hall. He was finished in a great way in the fourth round, being the worst way to say goodbye.
“Good morning my people. Today is a different day for a simple reason, to say goodbye to a lifetime dedicated to my sport. Yesterday was so special, I went there to do what I love. He did not imagine that he would be as happy as now. Even in defeat, I feel at peace. I want to thank you all from the bottom of my heart, my team, my family, my friends and everyone who saw the fight, know that it was always a great honor to fight all these years with your support, “he began by saying on his social networks.
At the same time, Anderson He also added: «I want to thank God for granting me the gift of struggle! Thank you my people for all the understanding, for all your support and for all the incredible moments we have together in this sport! I hope I have left in the memory and in the heart of each one of you a little bit of who I am, that you can overcome difficulties, every second of uncertainty and overcome obstacles in your lives! ».
Never think about giving up, no matter how difficult things get at some point; Know that I leave you all my love, all my respect! Strength and honor always and God bless you all! ”Was what he said at the end of the statement. So, Anderson Silva He said goodbye to the massive wave of followers that he has around the world, remaining as one of the best Mixed Martial Arts fighters of all time.
What he said after the fight
“Fight is fight, when you enter you have a chance to win or lose. Today, Uriah was the best. Sometimes it is difficult for us to stop, but today is the final day. About retirement, first I will go home, then we will see. It’s hard to say if this was my last fight in my career, but, as I said before, it’s likely. I have been through many things and I am grateful for everything I have experienced. It’s been many years now and sometimes you have to rest and leave the youngest behind, “he explained. Silva, upon being defeated.