Aug 16, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Chael Sonnen flexes during the official weigh-in for his UFC fight against former UFC Light Heavyweight champion, Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua (not pictured) at UFC Fight Night 26 at TD Garden in Boston. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen explain scuffle in TUF Brazil

The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Season 3 is only on it’s third episode, and things are already heating up between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva. At the end of the second episode, prior to the team picks, Wanderlei asked Sonnen to apologize to all the fighters and Brazilians for what he has said in the past about their home country. Once Sonnen refused, Wanderlei stormed off the set in a heated rage. Ultimately, Wanderlei returned and shoved Sonnen.

Today, FanSided brings to you an intriguing interview with both Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen discussing how the entire situation unfolded. UFC reporter, Paula Sack, provides the interviews in the video below:

Wanderlei discusses why he wanted the apology from Sonnen, while Sonnen discusses that the insults were none of Wanderlei’s business. The video gives fans a glimpse of just how real this rivalry truly is. Wanderlei states at the end of the interview that he will break Sonnen’s nose before finishing him via ground and pound in their fight on May 31st.

Tags: Chael Sonnen Dana White TUF Brazil UFC Wanderlei Silva

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