Not long after the news of Silva fighting Browne surfaced, the Brazilian heavyweight spoke with Tatate and shared his thoughts his opponent as well as the two-fight losing streak he will carry into the bout.
On Travis Browne
“He’s a striker. His stand-up is pretty good and he’s also a purple belt in Jiu-Jitsu, with good takedown defenses. He’s a tough guy, will be a good fight”.
On His Current Losing Streak
“I lost both times in quick fights, I couldn’t show my work. Velasquez and Cormier are two top fighters too, it’s not like I lost to a nobody. Dana White knows what I can do and I’m happy with this chance”,
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