1215 Search Results for vitor belfort

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...

Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 1, 2015 9:10 am

Belfort: I Could Have Knocked Weidman Out

Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort (24-11 MMA) looked great during the opening minute of his UFC 187 title fight with Chris Weidman. However, “The All-American” was able to weather Belfort’s early storm and eventually took the fight to the ground where he earned a first-round TKO victory. Belfort recently sat down with Brazilian news outlet Combate,...

May 30, 2015 8:14 am

Belfort: I Fought Weidman With Dislocated Shoulder

UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort loss to the champion Chris Weidman at UFC 187.Belfort came out strong, catching Weidman with a punch, then following up with a classic Belfort blast. Unfortunately thats where things stopped going his way. Weidman survived and took the fight to the ground, where he dominated Belfort. After mounting him and punching...

May 29, 2015 7:00 am

Correia: ‘I Wont Give Up Like Vitor Did’

Apparently even her fellow Brazilian fighters aren’t safe from the wrath of Bethe Correia. During a Q&A with the Brazilian fans on Friday, Correia basically slammed Vitor Belfort and said that she will not give up like he did in his loss to Chris Weidman. Check out what else she had to say. “I don’t...

May 29, 2015 4:50 am

Vitor Was The Launching Pad For Silva, Likely For Weidman Too

UFC president Dana White isn’t concerned with champion Chris Weidman’s star power just yet. The boss talked to UFC.COM about the middleweight champion and said that former champ Anderson Silva really didn’t get super big until he beat Vitro Belfort, the same man that Weidman just finished last week. White thinks that maybe Belfort will...

May 27, 2015 5:06 pm

Belfort Speaks: ‘I will be back at full strength’

No worries Vitor Belfort fans, the Brazilian fighter plans on coming back stronger than ever. ‘The Phenom’ lost to UFC champion Chris Weidman at this past weekends UFC 187. After a strong start, the MMA vet got taken down, mounted and beat up until the referee stopped the fight. Here’s what Belfort had to say...

May 27, 2015 4:34 pm

Bisping: ‘My 14-Year Old Can Beat Up TRT-Free Vitor’

Is there anyone that doesn’t have horrible things to say about Vitor Belfort? If you’re looking for that person definitely don’t talk to UFC middleweight Michael Bisping. The Count is preparing for his fight with Thales Leites, but still had plenty to say about Belfort when asked during a conference call to promote his fight....

May 27, 2015 12:06 pm

Gegard Mousasi Wants Japan Scrap Against Belfort

  He just fought and lost this past Saturday, but someone is already calling for a fight with Vitor Belfort. UFC middleweight Gegard Mousasi took to his social media to let the world know that he’s 100% down for a fight with Belfort. However, the fighter did have a few stipulations. First, it appears that...

May 26, 2015 7:34 am

Rockhold: ‘It’s Not if Vitor Was Cheating, It’s HOW MUCH!’

Dana White and the UFC might be unsure about the next middleweight title challenger, but it’s apparent that one man is very, very sure. UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold was everywhere after UFC 187, doing interviews for FOX Sports and backstage interviews with Ariel Helwani. The AKA fighter truly believes that it’s his time to shine...

May 25, 2015 11:38 am

Vitor’s Coach: ‘It’s Time to Stop Doubting Chris Weidman’

Chris Weidman addressed his haters after his successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense this Saturday at UFC 187. “This is your last invitation, come join the team.” Weidman made quick work of Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort when he defeated him in just one round, and it looks like “The All American” made a believer out of...

May 24, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Champ Weidman Still Suspicious of Belfort’s Testosterone Levels

Chris Weidman was UFC 187’s lone champion walking into the weekend and he was looking to defend his championship on fair ground. However, when he caught wind that Vitor Belfort’s testosterone levels were higher than his he confronted “The Phenom” on-stage at the weigh ins. During the UFC 187 post fight press conference, Weidman addressed...