1215 Search Results for vitor belfort

May 18, 2015 5:00 pm

PREDICTION! Jose Aldo Picks Winner Of Weidman Vs. Belfort

Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort has been in the works for a while now, with injuries and other issues getting in the way. Now, the fighters are set to square off this Saturday at UFC 187. It’s a tough fight to pick and you could make an argument for each man. UFC featherweight champion Jose...

May 14, 2015 11:21 am

Weidman Revealing “New Tricks” In Vitor Fight

Chris Weidman will finally be stepping into the octagon to face Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 this month. After getting delayed due to technicalities and injuries, Weidman is excited to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship against “The Phenom”. During the UFC 187 media call, Weidman expressed, “My goal every time out is to try and...

May 6, 2015 5:01 pm

Belfort on His Pay: ‘It’s More Than I Need, Less Than What I Deserve’

While Chris Weidman and Luke Rockhold chirp between each other about who is going to take home the UFC Middleweight Championship, Vitor Belfort has been quiet leading up to UFC 187. Now, with the recent news and uprising amongst UFC fighters about the Reebok pay structure, Belfort is breaking his silence and actually has a...

May 4, 2015 11:57 am

Rockhold: ‘Vitor Is A Joke, Hasn’t Fought Clean Once’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold hasn’t held back when talking about past opponent Vitor Belfort in the past, and things don’t seem to be changing. In a recent interview with Submission Radio, Rockhold let his feelings be known. “Vitor is a joke. I’ll say it and I’ll say it again. The guy hasn’t fought clean once...

Apr 30, 2015 11:42 am

Shirtless TRT FREE Vitor Appears, And He’s Buff As Ever

Vitor Belfort just shared this picture of him sparring and he is looking to be in AMAZING shape! Belfort will be stepping into the cage at UFC 187 to challenge Chris Weidman for the UFC Middleweight Championship. Check out how he is looking in the pic below: He's ready. @vitorbelfort @henrihooft @ufc @CanonUSAimaging @blackzilians pic.twitter.com/KmccTlrqDJ...

Apr 23, 2015 2:44 pm

Belfort Looking Big, Strong Ahead Of Weidman Bout

Vitor Belfort is back! Belfort is looking strong in the gym as he prepares himself to take on UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman at UFC 187. Belfort and Weidman were originally scheduled to fight at UFC 173, but the commission’s ban of testosterone replacement therapy forced Belfort to pull out of the fight. Again, the...

Mar 24, 2015 12:01 pm

Chris Weidman Reacts To Belfort’s License

UFC Middleweight champion Chris Weidman reacts to the recent news that Vitor Belfort received his license to fight. Check it: 2 months pic.twitter.com/58h6tElQta — Chris Weidman (@ChrisWeidmanUFC) March 24, 2015

Mar 11, 2015 12:09 pm

Belfort on PEDs: ‘Everybody’s guilty until they’re tested’

“I didn’t talk about my fight — as a businessman I was talking about my future. They drug test everybody. Forty-percent (of fighters), they fail drug tests. Forty. That’s a big amount. So now they come with these new rules. These new rules, to work, everybody’s guilty until they’re tested. So if we want to...

Mar 9, 2015 5:07 pm

Belfort: Reebok deal and drug testing should be equal for everyone!

“What I meant is this: the sport is coming towards a big change. Let’s talk about uniforms. You see this? (Points to sponsor’s shirt.) These are the people that I have a big contract with. Big contract. Lots of money. So now I’ve gotta go to them and say, ‘Listen, I cannot have you guys...

Feb 20, 2015 3:44 pm

Shirtless TRT Free Vitor Reappears, And He Looks “Phenom”enal

It has literally been months since we’ve seen Vitor Belfort without his shirt on, and he’s looking “Phenom”enal. And why is this news? Well, because he’s been off TRT since the ban, and his epic run through the UFC’s middleweight division, while on TRT, earned him a title shot against a very threatening Chris Weidman....

Feb 18, 2015 6:01 pm

Jones-Johnson, Weidman-Belfort, Brown-Arlovski, Benavidez-Moraga Added To UFC 187

A championship double-header has been scheduled for the UFC’s annual Memorial Day Weekend event in May. UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 officially announced the additions of Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson and Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort, to the event. ‘UFC 187: Jones vs. Johnson’ is set to go down on May 23, from...

Feb 8, 2015 2:30 pm

Soares: Belfort Fight Was ‘Everything Lyoto Machida Wanted’

Recently news broke that Chris Weidman had been forced out of his UFC 184 main-event title defense against Vitor Belfort. UFC President Dana White recounted the story, explaining that Belfort and his wife began calling the UFC President asking for an interim title fight. White called Lyoto Machida, who is fresh off a TKO win...

Feb 3, 2015 12:27 pm

Mousasi: ‘Where’s Vitor? Where’s the lion?’

With recent news that UFC 184 had lost it’s main event, several top UFC middleweights were hoping to cash-in. One of those middleweight’s was Gegard Mousasi, who accepted the UFC’s offer to fill in for Chris Weidman, against Vitor Belfort, only to be turned down by “The Phenom.” He took to twitter to vent his...

Feb 3, 2015 10:11 am

Mousasi Accepted Belfort Fight, Only To Be Turned Down

  Former training partners Gegard Mousasi and Vitor Belfort almost came to blows, in the Octagon. If only Vitor would have accepted… “I was planning on going on holiday, but the UFC called me and asked me ‘would you like to fight Vitor Belfort?’ and I said I had to talk to my coaches because...

Feb 2, 2015 12:56 pm

Belfort was open to fight Romero, just not Machida at UFC 184

Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort have been scheduled to fight for the UFC’s middleweight title on three separate occasions. Unfortunately for fight fans, the grudge match has still not come to fruition, due to back-to-back injuries suffered by the “All American” champion. When Weidman was forced to pull out of February’s UFC 184 headliner, Vitor...

Feb 1, 2015 11:48 am

Belfort: ‘I Don’t Want An Interim Belt’

Last night following UFC 183, UFC President Dana White spoke at the post-fight press conference about February’s UFC 184. For those who don’t know, Chris Weidman was forced off the card with an injury, forcing Rousey vs. Zingano to be bumped from the co-main event to the main event. White explained that Vitor Belfort and...

Jan 31, 2015 11:52 pm

White: Vitor Called & Asked For Interim Title Fight, Turned Down Machida

Chris Weidman has been forced out of defending his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 184. While Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano have been moved up to the main event, Belfort initially wanted to remain on the card and fight for the interim title. Dana White told the entertaining story during the UFC...

Jan 31, 2015 12:31 pm

Report: Belfort Turned Down Fight With Lyoto Machida

“We don’t think that is fair with Vitor a fight with a guy with a such different style and with nothing to lose. He has been training for more than six months to fight a orthodox wrestler. Now he would have less than a month to prepare for a southpaw karateka. I was the first...