In the original meeting it was Belfort who got his hand raised after overwhelming his fellow Brazilian with strikes and getting the TKO victory in just 44 seconds of the very first round.
Fast forward to current date and it would seem as if Belfort is still in his prime, however the chin of Wanderlei is in question and his recent outings have garnered mixed results.
You can’t really factor in the first fight, it was so long ago that it’s almost irrelevant by today’s standards, but recent activity and level of performance is a big indicator that Vitor should be the heavy favorite going into this match.
Is it so?
According to Betus.com Vitor is the favorite and here are the ODDS: