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Chris Weidman wants his chance against Anderson Silva

Chris Weidman, left, punches Mark Munoz during the

Chris Weidman, left, punches Mark Munoz during the second round of their middleweight bout at UFC on Fuel 4 in San Jose, Calif., Weidman won by technical knockout in the second round. (July 11, 2012) (Credit: AP)

All Chris Weidman wants is the opportunity to step into the octagon against the greatest mixed martial artist ever in Anderson Silva.

Here's a clip of Weidman (9-0, 5-0 UFC), a Baldwin resident, from "UFC Tonight" asking for that chance.

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