Keith Silva Says He'd Be Happy If Anderson Silva Didn't Fight In Vegas
By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
Anderson Silva_s shoulder check of Chael Sonnen during the weigh in_s for UFC 148 last week drew the ere of the NSAC and nearly lead to a fine for the Middleweight Champ according to Executive Director Keith Kizer who spoke to MMAFighting.com about the incident and explained how Chael Sonnen played a role in the fine not happening:
"Chael willing to forgive Anderson went a long way with me and the chairman," Kizer said. "He was very honorable, perhaps more than he needed to be, towards Anderson."
"I told (Silva) if you ever do anything like that again you will not be invited to fight in Nevada again."
Kizer added that, "if the next few Anderson Silva fights don_t happen in Nevada, it won_t bother me in the least."
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