The recollections of that night at UFC 168 will dependably wait for Silva, when a checked leg kick prompted the shattering of his left fibula and tibia — as frightful a conclusion to a praised tradition as could be composed — however until further notice Silva's story proceeds. With surgery and recovery almost behind him, the 39-year-old expects to return in mid 2015, battling in a blockbuster battle against Stockton's most loved child, Nick Diaz.
Also, in truth, it's a minute that Silva once accepted could never come.
"I play around in light of the fact that I need to play around," Silva recognized through an interpreter. "However, it's something I don't prefer to recollect excessively. I experienced the most exceedingly bad month of my life. It was a considerable measure of torment the minute when I broke my leg. When I understood my leg was broken, I thoroughly considered my profession was. So a million things experienced my brain.