1270 Search Results for vitor belfort

Dec 16, 2011 1:16 pm

UFC NEWS – Vitor Belfort: The UFC Is Taking Over Soccer In Brazil

“They said that soccer was the passion of our people but the UFC is taking over. I’m so glad to be a part of the past, the present and the future. And in the future, the UFC is going to be mainstream everywhere. Because UFC, Dana White, Lorenzo and the whole crew, bring the best,...

Dec 13, 2011 9:09 am

UFC NEWS – Vitor Belfort & Wanderlei Silva To Coach Ultimate Fighter Brazil

The UFC held a pre-UFC 142 press conference today from Rio de Janeiro Brazil this morning to promote their January trip to Brazil. During the presser UFC president Dana White announced that Brazilian fighters Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva will be coaching opposite each other on the debut season of “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil” “This...

Nov 1, 2011 11:56 am

Anthony Johnson moves To middleweight to take on Vitor Belfort at UFC 142

In a somewhat startling development, the oversized welterweight Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has agreed to move up in weight to take on Vitor Belfort in Brazil this upcoming January. UFC officials confirmed the booking this afternoon. “Verbal agreements in for what should be an explosive matchup as powerhouse Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson moves up to middleweight to...

Sep 10, 2011 3:42 pm

Vitor Belfort Rumored to Face Cung Le at UFC 139

The stars continue to trickle over to the UFC. If rumors are true Cung Le will be the next to follow the trend. Vitor Belfort (20-9 MMA, UFC) announced on his official website that he’s fighting the former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le (7-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC 139 in San Jose, California. With...

May 28, 2015 11:36 am

Bisping Rips Belfort! ‘Vitor has chicken legs dangling from his female body’

The Count just won’t let go of that bad blood. Michael Bisping has started the promotion for this next fight, against Thales Leites, but still can’t resist taking a jab at the already beaten down Vitor Belfort. Bisping and Belfort fought in 2013 when the brit lost via KO. During a media conference call on...

Apr 28, 2015 6:00 am

Belfort Is Looking RIPPED Off TRT — SHIRTLESS VITOR!

Vitor Belfort has been spotted sparring on the beach and he is looking to be in phenomenal shape! Belfort will be stepping into the octagon at UFC 187 to challenge Chris Weidman for his UFC Middleweight Championship OFF of testosterone replacement therapy. Check out how he is looking in the pic below! “Me and coach...

Jun 25, 2014 6:48 pm

Winner Of Machida-Weidman Next For Vitor, Confirms Belfort Camp

According to reports coming out of UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1, Vitor Belfort is readying for his title shot, and expects to face the winner of Lyoto Machida vs. Chris Weidman. Weidman vs. Machida takes place next Saturday from The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Chris Weidman will look to defend his...

Jan 19, 2016 3:08 pm

Jacare vs. Belfort to headline May card in Brazil

The UFC announced Tuesday afternoon that Jacare Souza vs. Vitor Belfort would headline a May 14th card in Brazil. The bout is a pivotal one for both fighters. Jacare is coming off a split decision loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 194 that saw Romero become the #1 contender at middleweight, however due to a...

Dec 31, 2015 8:01 am

Did Belfort turn down fight with Silva at UFC London?

Prior to the announcement that Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva would fight in the main event at UFC Fight Night London on February 27th, there was much speculation as to whether or not Silva and Vitor Belfort would sign to have a rematch in the near future. According to Bisping, Belfort was given the first...

Dec 19, 2015 8:36 am

Rockhold thanks Belfort for knocking him out back in 2013

Back in 2013 Vitor Belfort scored one of the most impressive knockouts of the year when he KO’d Luke Rockhold. Belfort went on to eventually fight Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship, where he was TKO’d in the 1st round. Rockhold bounced back and went on a 5-fight win streak that ultimately saw him...

Dec 17, 2015 9:34 am

WATCH! Rockhold wants to retire Belfort at UFC 200

This past Saturday at UFC 194 Luke Rockhold upset Chris Weidman to claim the UFC middleweight championship, extending his win streak to 5. On the same card, Yoel Romero defeated Jacare Souza via split decision to become the #1 contender at middleweight. While Romero is expected to face Rockhold for the title next, Rockhold is...

Nov 24, 2015 3:03 pm

Jones: UFC knew Belfort was on steroids ahead of UFC 152

News broke last month that Vitor Belfort had a sketchy drug test prior to his UFC 152 title shot against Jon Jones. The UFC was aware of the situation, however they allowed him to fight anyway. When Jon Jones found out about that, he wasn’t too happy. During a recent ‘A day in the life’...

Nov 13, 2015 8:31 am

Rogan questions post-TRT Belfort

Going into Vitor Belfort’s trilogy bout with Dan Henderson this past Saturday in Sao Paulo there was much question as to how Belfort would look given that he was no longer able to use Testosterone Replacement Therapy. Belfort silenced critics by stopping Henderson with strikes in the 1st round, however as Joe Rogan points out,...

Nov 12, 2015 8:49 am

Herb Dean discusses controversial Belfort vs. Henderson III stoppage

Referees have it tough. They have to walk the fine line of letting a fighter live their dreams and fight on in times of despair like the warriors they are, and also protect them in their best interest in the name of safety and well being. Refs hold the sorcerer’s stick that could ultimately alter...

Nov 11, 2015 8:01 am

Belfort’s wife says they have “lost millions for years” because of Reebok deal

The UFC’s recent Reebok deal has everyone in the MMA community talking. While many fighters are reluctant to give their opinions on the deal, others like Tim Kennedy don’t mind explaining why they dislike the deal. Earlier this week, it was revealed that 9ine, a Brazilian company, will no longer be sponsoring fighters and working...

Nov 10, 2015 8:56 pm

Kennedy: Belfort deserves to be stricken from MMA history

Tim Kennedy has been quite vocal about his desire to return to the UFC to fight PED users and TRT users. Following Vitor Belfort’s TKO win over Dan Henderson this past Saturday, Kennedy decided to use the opportunity to call out Belfort via Twitter. Now, Kennedy has continued his callouts via Facebook. I am asking...