Just hours before fellow Brazilian Jose Aldo successfully defended his featherweight title against Chad Mendes for a second time, former middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva took some time to speak with FOX’s Ariel Helwani.

In the interview, which can be viewed by clicking the above picture, Silva discusses his upcoming fight against former Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz, his legacy, and the potential return of former long-time welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre.

UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz is scheduled to take place on Jan. 31, 2015. Also on the card, Jordan Mein will take on Thiago Alves, Thiago Santos will me up against Andy Enz, and Richardson Moreira will face off against Ildemar Alcantara.

The remaining bouts, along with bout order, are to be determined.

Tickets for UFC 183 go on sale for UFC Fight Club Presale members on Wednesday, November 19 at 3 pm EST. The UFC Newsletter presale starts Thursday, November 20, at 3 pm EST, and the public sale begins on Friday, November 21 at 3 pm EST.

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