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All the major players participating in Saturday’s “UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold” extravaganza will be hitting the podium today in Brazil.
Stream Thursday’s pre-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 10:30AM ET/7:30PM PT.
Vitor Belfort (Pictured), Luke Rockhold, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Chris Camozzi are expected to attend the presser.
Belfort battles Rockhold in Saturday night’s featured attraction.
FX broadcast the main card live beginning at 9PM ET/6PM PT.
Please click the media player below to watch the press conference:
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Vitor Belfort is a much better fighter than Luke Rockhold. He’s faster, more powerful and a far more accomplished striker and grappler than the former Strikeforce middleweight champion. Luke’s resume obviously cannot compare with Vitor’s, and he should by all means get completely overwhelmed and out-classed both on the ground and on the feet. Belfort’s age and conditioning...
Vitor Belfort is a star in his native country of Brazil and for the second time in a row he will be fighting in front of his home crowd. Vitor is seen here on the cover of Brazilian GQ. With a win in his upcoming fight against Luke Rockhold Vitor could possibly be looking at a rematch with fellow Brazilian Anderson Silva for the middleweight title. Wonder who the Brazilian...
Watch the UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs Rockhold press conference live from Brazil.
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After enjoying a brief two-week hiatus, the UFC comes storming back this Saturday with a freebie fight card from Brazil.
“UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold” takes place inside Jaragua Arena in Jaragua do Sul.
A middleweight grudge match between Vitor Belfort (pictured) and former Strikeforce champ Luke Rockhold headlines the gig. The 185-pound contest with Chris Camozzi and Ronaldo...
The official weigh-ins for “UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Rockhold” take place today in Brazil. Stream Friday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 3PM ET/Noon PT.
Please click HERE for the official weigh-in results.
Luke Rockhold (pictured) makes his big league debut against Vitor Belfor in Saturday’s featured attraction. Another middleweight tango between Ronaldo...
Our friends over at Intravid.com give us their fight preview for Saturday’s main event fight between Vitor Belfort and Luke Rockhold.
This Saturday on FX UFC fans will get to tune in for the first free fight card since Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez went to war in San Jose last month. Though it will be very difficult for Saturday’s card to match the knockout fest that...
Following another two decent priced winners in the last event we find ourselves in a healthy position once more. After lurking in the depths of single digit profitability, we are now up to £17.73 on the year to date. This was assisted nicely by backing the submission as method of victory in the Healy v Miller fight, and Roy Nelson to do what Roy Nelson does in finishing up Cheick...
This Saturday’s UFC on FX 8 in Brazil, will feature a number of UFC fighters that while unfamiliar to many UFC fans, have the potential to one day be household names.The main event does have an octagon veteran in the explosive Vitor Belfort [22-10-0], who is once again making a run at Anderson Silva and the middleweight belt. Standing directly in the path of the Brazilian is former...
The UFC returns to action Saturday night after a three week hiatus with the exciting eighth edition of the UFC on FX series, this time headlined by Brazilian legend Vitor Belfort taking on Strikeforce middleweight champ Luke Rockhold. The weigh-ins took place earlier today, with all but one fighter making weight for their upcoming bouts.
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The UFC, in its ever-ambitious quest to keep doing what works, returns to Brazil for UFC on FX 8, which will showcase native son Vitor Belfort in what could be a very exciting and important match against Luke Rockhold. Belfort’s last two title shots have been less than impressive, as Anderson Silva knocked him out in the first round at UFC 126 and Jon Jones got him to tap in the...
Rockhold’s face definitely looks like he is in the middle of a weight cut, yet he still takes the time to put on a smile and snap a picture with a Brazilian fan.
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