UFC 175 Free Fight Video: Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva 1

Chris Weidman competes at UFC 175 to defend his middleweight title, but first, watch the fight which got him the championship.

Zuffa has released the video of Chris Weidman's historic win that got him the UFC middleweight championship after being the first man to defeat Anderson Silva in the Octagon. Before he tangles with the former light heavyweight champ in Lyoto Machida at UFC 175, you can watch the clip above and relive the action where Weidman stopped the pound for pound king during their first encounter.

Related: UFC 175: weigh-in results: Weidman 185, Machida 184.5 | UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida live results stream, play-by-play, and analysis

In one of the biggest upsets in UFC history, Chris Weidman knocked off the legend Anderson Silva when he caught him with an iconic left hook that ended the historic title reign of "The Spider." Weidman defends the title against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175.

For technical analysis of the UFC 175 main event, check out these two in depth breakdowns: Judo Chop: Lyoto Machida's Mind Control & Gaps in the Armor: How to beat Chris Weidman

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