Some people are more excited for Daniel Cormier vs Anderson Silva at UFC 200 than they were for Cormier vs Jones 2. That’s because Anderson Silva is and will always be one of the biggest names in the history of the sport.
Many people consider it a race between Jon Jones and Anderson Silva to determine who will go down as the greatest mixed martial artist of all time. Of course the failed drug tests from each fighter recently will taint that conversation quite a bit, and give new life to GSP fans who wish to express that the former welterweight champion is actually the greatest of all time. Still, Anderson Silva is a huge name, and one that people are excited to see fight on such a big event.
The only problem is that Anderson Silva has little chance against Daniel Cormier, which is why he is currently a 6 to 1 underdog. Let’s take a look at five reasons why Daniel Cormier will smash Anderson Silva.