Jul. 7, 2012; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UFC fighter Anderson Silva during a middleweight bout in UFC 148 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Anderson Silva, Chris Weidman Kiss at Weigh-in (GIF)


During the UFC 162 weigh-ins, main event participants Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman shared an awkward moment when they pressed their faces together for the staredown and ended up pushing their lips together in a kiss that neither man had hoped for.

UFC president Dana White jumped between the two, but they continued to stare each other down before parting with some words from Weidman.

After the staredown was complete, Weidman joked about the moment.

“How did it feel to kiss the champ?” Joe Rogan asked Weidman. The undefeated challenger responded, “He has soft lips. Wife, don’t get jealous.”

And who said the weigh-ins can’t be entertaining?

Check out the video of the nice little smooch between the two fighters at the weigh-in, courtesy of Zombie Prophet on Twitter:

GIF via Zombie Prophet on Twitter (@ZProphet_MMA)

Here are the full results from the UFC 162 weigh-ins:

MAIN CARD 

  • Anderson Silva (184) vs. Chris Weidman (185) – for middleweight title
  • Frankie Edgar (146) vs. Charles Oliveira (144)
  • Tim Kennedy (186) vs. Roger Gracie (186)
  • Mark Munoz (185) vs. Tim Boetsch (186)
  • Cub Swanson (144) vs. Dennis Siver (145)

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Chris Leben (186) vs. Andrew Craig (186)
  • Norman Parke (156) vs. Kazuki Tokudome (155)
  • Gabriel Gonzaga (262) vs. Dave Herman (242)
  • Edson Barboza (155) vs. Rafaello Oliveira (155)
  • Seth Baczynski (170) vs. Brian Melancon (170)
  • Mike Pierce (171) vs. David Mitchell (171)

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