Anderson Silva Open Workout Photos – Tribute to the Kings

Anderson Silva Open Workout
May 19, 2021 ---- MMA legend Anderson "The Spider" Silva works out Wednesday in his first-ever Boxing Media Day. Silva shadow boxed, hit the mitts - speed bag - heavy bag and afterwards took questions from the media. Silva will fight outside of the Octagon for the first time since 2006. He will take on Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. in a professional boxing match in Guadalajara, Mexico, live on PPV Saturday, June 19th in an event titled “Tribute to the Kings”. Silva will fight on the same card that sees the legendary Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. take on Hector “Machito” Camacho, Jr. in a special boxing exhibition. Also on the card will be Omar Chavez who will take on Ramon Alvarez in the rubber match of their trilogy. Promoted by Borizteca Boxing and Toscano Promotions, "Tribute to The Kings" will be live on Pay-Per-View and is being produced by Global Sports Streaming. Chavez Jr. vs. Silva - Tribute to the Kings - will be available for live viewing on cable, satellite and digital Pay Per View, starting at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT, on for a suggested retail price of only $39.99. Integrated Sports Media and Joe Hand Promotions will distribute throughout North America via DirecTV, iN Demand, Vubiquity, DISH, SaskTel, Rogers, Shaw PPV and via the FITE.TV website and app in the United States, Canada and select markets world-wide. Photo credit : Chris Farina - ChrisFarina.com, chrisfarinaphoto

Former UFC middleweight champion and one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time, Anderson Silva will take to the boxing ring to face Julio Chavez Jr. at “Tribute to the Kings.”

Anderson Silva Open Workout Photos

On Wednesday, May 19, Silva took part in an open workout session. Check out some photos from it below.

Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout

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Anderson Silva Open Workout
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“When I look back at my journey, I see that nothing has been in vain! 

I am extremely happy for the opportunity to test my boxing skills with Julio César Chávez Jr. I train continuously, always am striving for resilience and to overcome obstacles. Fighting is my everlasting breath,” said Anderson Silva.  

“I have rededicated myself to the sport I love and I will be ready to face anyone in the Light Heavyweight division starting with Silva. I will be prepared to be victorious on June 19th,” said Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Keith Schoen, of Schoen Entertainment, working in conjunction with Armando Bareño of Global Sports Streaming (GSS), secured the deal with Anderson Silva for this bout with Julio Chavez Jr. The promoter for this event is Jorge Toscano of Toscano Boxing Promotions and Saul Rios of Borizteca Boxing Promotions who are represented by Attorney Gino Mazzanti.  

“This promises to be an epic battle between two superior fighters with a global fan base. Everyone associated with this Pay-Per-View promotion, and fight fans from around the globe are super enthusiastic to see these two great fighters meet in the ring,” said Keith Schoen. Anderson Silva is represented by ICM Partners, and managed by Talize Sayegh of Ducais Talent Management.

Said Jorge Toscano of Toscano Promotions, “We are excited to complete this deal and bring an entertaining night of boxing for the combat sport community.”

Fellow co-promoter Saul Rios of Borizteca Boxing said, “Anderson Silva is the greatest MMA fighter, and a great boxer so to have him fight Chavez Jr. for his first fight after leaving the UFC makes for an intriguing night of boxing.” 

Armando Bareño of Global Sports Streaming stated, “When you hear the names Chavez, Camacho, and Alvarez, you know those are big names in boxing. Now adding Silva’s name to boxing; this made a special night even bigger with the GOAT of MMA fighting in a boxing match.”  

This Massive Event “Tribute to The Kings” also will feature a special Exhibition bout that will see Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. make his final ring appearance against Hector Camacho Jr. Camacho will be honoring the legacy of his late Hall of Fame father.

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