UFC Middleweight Champ, Anderson Silva Wins UFC Undisputed 3 Cover Contest

UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva can add yet another accomplishment to his growing list of accolades, this time the pound-for-pound kingpin has won the fan vote to grace the cover of UFC Undisputed 3, which will be released in January 2012.

The announcement was made today by UFC President Dana White at the Fan Expo taking place in Houston, Texas, just hours before UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard III is set to take place.

“The Spider” beat four other major UFC champions: heavyweight champ, Cain Velasquez, light heavyweight champ, Jon Jones, welterweight champ, Georges St-Pierre and lightweight champ, Frankie Edgar.

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