What I can’t wait for is being in the middle of the second round, third round, and just sweaty, bloody, and tired. Just me and him, seeing who the better man that day is. That’s fun and that’s what we’re in the sport for…

I’m here to get in the middle of second round, the third round, just surviving on guts and instinct. That’s fun, that’s what we live for as fighters.

I’m sure Wanderlei Silva would agree.