MMA legend Wanderlei Silva says he is fortunate to be alive after getting hit by a automotive — AGAIN — whereas using his bike in Curitiba, Brazil.
“I might even have died if I wasn’t sporting a helmet,” Silva instructed Brazilian media outlet Tribuna.
The 43-year-old legend was biking Wednesday throughout a big road with two visitors lights … when one thing went horribly incorrect.
“The primary one was inexperienced … however I can’t [be sure] if the second turned crimson within the course of.”
Silva says he was thrown from his bike — struggling cuts on his face and a damaged bone in his foot.
“Individuals should be extra cautious in visitors. It’s arduous to trip bikes in Curitiba.”
If the story sounds acquainted, it is as a result of Silva was additionally hit by a automotive whereas using his bike to his fitness center in 2016.
Silva suffered main harm in that crash and required stitches on his leg.
Equally, he credit his bike helmet for saving his life in that incident too.
Silva — aka The Axe Assassin — is 35-14 as a professional … with signature wins over guys like Michael Bisping, Rampage Jackson, Keith Jardin and Cung Le.
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