1182 Search Results for vitor belfort

Nov 5, 2015 9:57 am

MUST SEE! Cormier & Florian break down Belfort vs. Henderson III

Ahead of ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ this Saturday, Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian break down the highly anticipated trilogy bout. Check it out above! Who do you think will win this bout? In addition, see Belfort and Henderson have their first staredown of the week by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 5, 2015 9:27 am

Belfort: Controversial drug tests won’t tarnish my reputation

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort has been the subject of much criticism over the last few years for his controversial usage of Testosterone Replacement Theory. Recently, it was revealed that the UFC knew Belfort had a sketchy drug test prior to his UFC 152 fight against Jon Jones back in 2012, however they allowed him...

Nov 4, 2015 8:49 am

Dan Henderson is the underdog going into Belfort trilogy fight

Dan Henderson has become familiar with playing the role of the underdog, but that’s never stopped Henderson from scoring some of the most memorable knockouts in UFC history in fights where he is listed as the underdog by oddsmakers. Ahead of his trilogy fight against Vitor Belfort this Saturday, Henderson once again is listed as...

Nov 3, 2015 7:41 am

On This Day: UFC announces Bisping vs. Belfort

While this wasn’t too long ago, on this day in 2012 the UFC announced that Michael Bisping and Vitor ‘The Phenom’ Belfort would headline ‘UFC on FX.’ Every MMA fan knows how the bout went. Belfort landed a brutal highlight reel head kick on Bisping that left him “permanently disfigured” according to ‘The Count.’ The...

Oct 31, 2015 7:53 pm

Belfort: “I’m still in TRT”

Last year when TRT was banned by the NSAC there was much speculation as to how fighters who were using the treatment would fair against their opponents without the controversial therapy. Vitor Belfort, widely believed to be the poster child for TRT, took the brunt of criticism from anti-TRT folks who noted his smaller size...

Oct 30, 2015 8:21 am

Free Fight: Henderson vs. Belfort I from Pride 32

UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson III goes down next weekend in Sao Paulo Brazil. Ahead of that fight take a look back at Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort’s first fight, from back at Pride 32 in 2006.

Oct 29, 2015 12:39 pm

USADA tests 45 fighters in latest batch including Belfort, Rousey, Cormier and Weidman

In the latest and most extensive batch of drug testing by U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, 45 athletes were tested. Notable fighters tested include UFC Fight Night 77 headliner Dan Henderson, who was tested four times, and his opponent, Vitor Belfort, was tested twice.   UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her UFC 193 opponent, Holly Holm as well as UFC...

Oct 29, 2015 6:59 am

Michael Bisping is “permanently disfigured” from Belfort fight

Back in 2013 Michael Bisping was on the wrong end of a brutal head kick from Vitor Belfort. Bisping suffered a detached retina as a result of the knockout, and has since stated that he won’t fight another person who has a past of failing drug tests. Earlier this week Bisping stated that he no...

Oct 28, 2015 8:08 am

Kennedy: Big Rigg is a harder fight than Silva or Vitor

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy spoke with Submission Radio about the potential matchups he sees for himself in the middleweight division. Kennedy says the newest threat to the division is former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks who missed weight for the 170 pound limit at UFC 192. “That’d be a fun one,” he said on the radio...

Oct 26, 2015 11:05 am

Latest “UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson” card features 13 fights

Ultimate Fighting Championship have left their fans scraping for more with the conclusion of “UFC Fight Night 76” where both the main and co-main events were scrapped due to injuries. Lucky for them, “UFC Fight Night 77” is right around the corner and it features a MAJOR main event! Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort are...

Oct 18, 2015 12:21 pm

‘I’m beating Vitor regardless of him being on drugs or not’

Dan Henderson is expected to meet Vitor Belfort for the third time in their careers in Brazil at “UFC Fight Night 77”. The fight is set to take place on November 7th and each fighter possess a victory over their opponent. “Hendo” thinks he has what it takes to handily defeat “The Phenom” this time...

Oct 8, 2015 8:18 am

‘Belfort vs. Hendo 3’ Fight Card Set

The octagon will return to Brazil next month for UFC Fight Night 77. The 13-bout event, which will air on FOX Sports 1, is headlined by a middleweight bout featuring Vitor Belfort taking on Dan Henderson for a third time. Belfort and Henderson first met at PRIDE 32 in 2006, where “Hendo” earned a unanimous decision win over “The Phenom”....

Oct 6, 2015 5:25 am

Wanderlei Files Motion To Dismiss Lawsuit, Using Belfort Test As Grounds

The latest in the UFC vs. Wanderlei Silva legal battle is that the MMA legend will now be looking to get the lawsuit filed against him dismissed. The UFC filed a complaint of “Intentional Misconduct” against Silva on July 29th, after the fighter put up several posts on his Facebook, accusing the promotion of fixing...

Aug 16, 2015 9:09 am

Belfort to Hendo: ‘I knocked you out once, I’ll do it again!’

Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort is on the path of redemption after his devastating loss to Chris Weidman, and he has his sights set on another American favorite. Dan Henderson is next in line for Belfort and the two have inked a deal to meet in Brazil on November 7, 2015. The two have squared off...

Jul 20, 2015 7:12 am

BEEF! Weidman Fires Back at Rockhold: ‘Vitor’s Kick Really Messed with Your Head’

Things are heating up quick between the UFC Middleweight Champion and Luke Rockhold. As “UFC 189” International Fight Week came and went, Chris Weidman shared several pictures of him hanging out with celebrities. Rockhold, who was hanging out in Long Island at the time, took the opportunity to call Weidman out for “nuthugging” A-list celebrities...

Jul 19, 2015 9:02 am

Bisping Bashes ‘Cheating Scumbags’, Wants Belfort Rematch

Vitor Belfort has always been and will remain to be one of the most controversial figures in the Ultimate Fighting Championship today. Whether he has utilized testosterone replacement therapy to his advantage is an issue of the past, but one thing is for sure: “The Phenom” knocked out Michael Bisping in 2013. “The Count” is...

Jul 17, 2015 10:21 am

Belfort: ‘I think that spinning headkick got to Rockhold’s head’

“I don’t have any animosity, he (Luke Rockhold) does. I think that spinning head kick got to his head. I don’t have anything against anybody. I want to fight the best guys, like I always did. I want to finish my legacy in the sport, fighting the best.” BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage stole a few...

Jul 6, 2015 8:58 am

“Hendo” Eyeing Rematches with Belfort and Silva

Dan Henderson is witnessing a resurgence of his career after shutting the naysayers down when he knocked Tim Boetsch out in less than thirty seconds. For the first time ever, Henderson has ranked in the top fifteen of the middleweight division and is eyeing several fighters to avenge past losses. “There’s probably two or three...

Jun 23, 2015 12:51 pm

Dan Henderson Wants Do-Over With Belfort

  “The two guys I’d like to fight, I guess, would be Vitor and Mousasi. Mousasi, if not for any other reason other than I felt that I didn’t get to fight him. And Vitor, yeah, it would be nice to fight him in the states without his doctor as the head of the athletic...