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Why was Anderson Silva called the spider?

“Before a fight, I was wearing a shirt with Spiderman on it when an announcer came up and joked that I looked like the superhero on the shirt. To my surprise, when I entered the ring, she announced: “Anderson Silva, Brazil’s Spiderman.”Jan 16, 2011

Who is known as the spider in UFC?

Anderson Silva Other names The Spider Residence Los Angeles, California, United States Nationality Brazilian American Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)