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Mar 12, 2016 8:47 am

Tim Kennedy taunts Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort on Twitter

Tim Kennedy is never one to shy away from speaking his mind. After the UFC announced their partnership with Reebok, Kennedy spent the next several months refusing to support the deal while he sat on the sidelines. Part of the deal between the UFC and Reebok stated that fighters would get a certain percentage of...

Feb 27, 2016 7:16 pm

Mousasi: “I want Bisping or Vitor Belfort next”

Former Strikeforce title holder Gegard Mousasi earned a unanimous decision victory over former UFC title challenger Thales Leites in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 84 in London. At the post fight press conference, Gegard was asked who he would like to fight next. Mousasi gave the following response calling out two of the...

Feb 15, 2016 10:45 am

PHOTO | Vitor Belfort surely looks out of shape ahead of bout with Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza

Although the scheduled fight between Vitor Belfort and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza is not until May, a recent photo certainly suggests that Belfort may need to get back to a more strict training and nutritional program. Belfort’s wife posted this photo to her Instagram account with the caption reading, “Isso que é uma verdadeira troca…. Enquanto...

Feb 5, 2016 6:39 pm

On This Day: Anderson Silva KOs Vitor Belfort with front kick

On this day in MMA history Anderson Silva knocked Vitor Belfort out at UFC 126 back in 2011. The win was Silva’s 10th title defense in the UFC, and became one of the most iconic knockouts in the history of not only the UFC, but the sport of MMA as well. Fast forward 5 years...

Jan 14, 2016 10:39 am

UFC VP confirms Vitor Belfort turned down Anderson Silva fight, and for good reason

The UFC offered veteran Vitor Belfort the opportuntiy to avenge his loss to Anderson Silva for Silva’s return fight after being suspended for testing positive for banned substances. Michael Bisping had gone on record to say that Belfort was offered the fight first, but said Belfort turned it down. It appears that was the case,...

Jan 6, 2016 7:26 am

MUST SEE! Vitor Belfort going beast mode in the gym

While Vitor Belfort may not currently have a fight booked in the Octagon, that hasn’t stopped ‘The Phenom’ from hitting it hard in the gym following his loss to Chris Weidman, going full beast mode! UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold wants to fight Belfort at UFC 200, where he plans to host Belfort’s ‘retirement party’...

Nov 22, 2015 12:37 pm

Report: Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort II set for UFC 197?

Anderson Silva has been forced to watch the action from the sidelines after getting busted by the NSAC for performance enhancing drugs after UFC 183. “The Spider’s” return to the octagon could rock the world of mixed martial arts, according to a report. UFC 197 takes place in Brazil at the HSBC Arena and could...

Nov 22, 2015 8:17 am

UFC middleweight is against Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division is about to receive a major shakeup if all the stars align correctly. Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon may be against Vitor Belfort at UFC 197, according to a recent report. Belfort currently ranks in the top-five of the weight class and a loss to Silva could cause...

Nov 16, 2015 7:18 pm

Dana White says UFC is ‘working on” Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort 2

Anderson Silva spent nearly six years as the king of the middleweight division during his run with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. “The Spider” brought fans around the world to their feet with his knockouts in the octagon, but perhaps none were flashier than his front-kick to the face of Vitor Belfort. Belfort has been patiently...

Nov 10, 2015 7:51 am

UFC Middleweight Tim Kennedy calls out Vitor Belfort

For quite some time Tim Kennedy was noncommittal on returning to the UFC, however last week he changed his tune. Kennedy revealed that he will return to the UFC, and is gunning for fighters who have tested positive for PEDs and used TRT in the past. Basically, Kennedy is looking to play vigilante in the...

Nov 10, 2015 7:16 am

UFC Fight Night 77 winner Vitor Belfort: I’m still on TRT – True Revival Touch

Vitor Belfort returned to the win column Saturday night as he scored an impressive TKO win over Dan Henderson. Following the bout Belfort revealed that he was still on TRT, but not Testosterone Replacement Therapy… He elaborated to MMAJunkie: “I’m still using TRT. You know the meaning? True revival touch. That’s what I’m in right...

Nov 9, 2015 10:17 am

UFC title challenger Luke Rockhold still has his eye on Vitor Belfort

It looks like both Vitor Belfort and Luke Rockhold are looking to have another crack at one another. After picking up a first round KO against Dan Henderson in UFC Fight Night 77 on Saturday, Vitor Belfort said that he wants Luke Rockhold next due to recent comments coming from the middleweight title contender. Rockhold...

Nov 8, 2015 11:53 am

What’s Next for Vitor Belfort After “UFC Fight Night 77” Win?

It happens after every single Ultimate Fighting Championship card. As soon as the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 77” wrapped up and Belfort made his way out of the octagon with his hands raised high in victory, the majority of the viewers asked themselves, “What’s next for Belfort?”. Playing matchmaker for fighters can be fun,...

Nov 8, 2015 7:46 am

REPLAY! Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson’s post fight interviews (Full)

“UFC Fight Night 77” finished with a bang in the main event when Vitor Belfort disposed of Dan Henderson in less than three minutes. The fight ended in similar fashion to their second where Belfort blasted “Hendo” with a headkick which lead to the end of the fight. Henderson seemed to be all there in...

Nov 8, 2015 6:41 am

Twitter reacts to Vitor Belfort’s KO of Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77

Vitor Belfort made his way back into the winning column at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he stepped into the octagon with Dan Henderson for the third time. The two first met at PRIDE 32 where Henderson got the best of Belfort, then again several years later where the Brazilian scored an amazing headkick knockout....

Nov 8, 2015 5:57 am

REPLAY! Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson (Highlights)

Vitor Belfort returned to form on Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he knocked out Dan Henderson in less than three minutes! The fight was the final of their three-fight trilogy which dates back to PRIDE 32 just over nine years ago. The result of this fight was eerily similar to their last...

Nov 8, 2015 4:45 am

Vitor Belfort: ‘I’m the happiest man in the world’

Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort reminded everybody why he has fought for UFC gold several times before when he stepped into the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 77”. Belfort knocked out Dan Henderson for the second time in a row in front of his fellow Brazilians to secure his first victory since November 2013. Fans were...

Nov 7, 2015 9:56 pm

UFN 77 Results: Vitor Belfort destroys Dan Henderson with a first round KO

Mixed martials arts legends Vitor Belfort (24-11 MMA) and Dan Henderson (31-13 MMA) squared off for a third-time in tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 main event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Vitor walked out to a thunderous ovation from his home crowd. The main event bout started slow as both men were trying to find their...

Nov 7, 2015 1:35 am

REPLAY! Vitor Belfort knocks out Dan Henderson

The trilogy fight between Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort was a quick one! In the first significant exchange Belfort landed a left head kick that sent Henderson back against the cage. Belfort poured on the strikes, forcing referee Mario Yamasaki to stop the fight. Many believed the stoppage was premature. See the finish above!

Nov 5, 2015 7:26 pm

USADA drug tests 19 fighters, including Vitor Belfort TWICE

In case you needed any further evidence that the frequency of drug tests has been significantly increased, we now have word that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has drug tested 23 fighters. MMAJunkie has obtained the list of fighters, as well as how many times they have now been tested: Vitor Belfort 2 – now 4...

Nov 5, 2015 10:20 am

Glover Teixeira pitches KO bet with Vitor Belfort with this fulfilling deal at stake

Saturday features a card full of Brazil’s top talent including Glover Teixeira and Vitor Belfort at UFC Fight Night 77 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Teixeira faces Patrick Cummins while Belfort headlines the event against Dan Henderson. In an interview with Sportv, Teixeira offered a sporty bet to Belfort with the loser having to pay for...

Nov 5, 2015 8:02 am

WATCH! Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort staredown video

Wednesday at the ‘UFC Fight Night 77’ media day Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort came face to face for a staredown. The weigh-ins for the event go down Friday in Sao Paulo, with the fight going down on Saturday on Fox Sports 1.

Oct 31, 2015 10:06 am

Vitor Belfort opens up about UFC 152 pre-fight drug test

Vitor Belfort has been fighting professionally since 1996, and is widely believed to be not only a pioneer of the sport, but a legend. While many have criticized Belfort in recent years for his TRT usage, the techniques and knockouts he has performed in the Octagon weren’t magical gifts he gained through TRT. Prior to...