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Vitor Belfort: I've lost millions of dollars in sponsorships under current UFC rules

Former multi-division UFC champion Vitor Belfort is glad to have a big bout signed for May against top contender Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza in their home country of Brazil, but "The Phenom" isn't happy about every facet of his business dealings with his promoter. Up until last year, UFC athletes were allowed to represent branding from sponsors during fight weeks and fight nights, when...
Via Fox Sports
March 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort says he is accepted to Stanford University...really

The sport of MMA always surprises. Usually, it is through the unpredictable and often shocking results of competition. Sometimes things happen outside of the ring that also surprise ya. Enter, Vitor Belfort being admitted to Stanford University. Or, at least saying so, on his Facebook page. The Brazilian former UFC title-holder is more known for his knockouts, faith, and conservative...
Via Fox Sports
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort Vs Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza Set For UFC Fight Night 87

Two of the UFC middleweight divisions best, Vitor Belfort and Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza will lock horns in the main event of UFC Fight Night 87 in Brazil on May 14th. Belfort is coming off a head kick KO victory against Dan Henderson in November which put him back in the win column after coming up […]
Via Fight Of The Night
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

UFN 77: Belfort vs. Hendo III – Enjoy them while you can

When Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson fight for the third time this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 77, their combined years will total nearly a century of martial arts experience. In other words, they’re both old as hell. Simultaneously, this makes them both endearing and endangered; neither will likely compete for that much longer, and opportunities to see them work are becoming...
Via Fight Booth
November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 187: Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort (Video Highlights)

Chris Weidman (pictured) promised he would finish the “cheater” Vitor Belfort quickly on Saturday at UFC 187. Let’s just say Weidman is a man of his word. After taking some vicious punches in the opening minutes, Weidman scored an easy takedown and unleashed some ground-and-pound. Belfort stood no chance once the scrap hit the mat. Weidman advanced to full-mount and really...
Via 5thRound.com
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman TKO’s Vitor Belfort In The 1st Round At UFC 187 (VINE)

Chris Weidman defended his Middleweight title tonight at UFC 187 via 1st Round TKO of Vitor Belfort. Weidman was in trouble early in the first round when Belfort unleashed a fury of punches while keeping him inside the clench.  After Weidman was able to escape, Belfort was taken down and Weidman went to his bread and butter. Check out the TKO. Once Chris Weidman gets control,...
Via Total Sports Blog
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 187 ‘Weidman vs. Belfort’ full countdown video

UFC middlweight champion Chris Weidman (12-0) will look to take out another Brazilian middleweight contender when he takes on Vitor Belfort (24-10) in the co-main event of UFC 187 next Saturday night. This is the 4th time these two have been scheduled to face one another over the past two years and now that we’re less than one week out, we’re hoping UFC officials channel their...
Via Fight Booth
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

No Random Drug Tests for Vitor Belfort, UFC Champ Chris Weidman Baffled

The last time the Nevada Athletic Commission randomly drug tested Vitor Belfort (pictured), the UFC middleweight top contender failed miserably by clocking high levels of testosterone. So, why has the NAC not surprised Belfort with another drug screening after voting unanimously to grant him a license exactly three months ago, particularly when one of the three stipulations they...
Via 5thRound.com
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman Takes Dig at Vitor Belfort’s Thinned Physique

Oh, that Chris Weidman is quite the jokester. Last month, Vitor Belfort claimed he no longer needed TRT because he traded in the controversial treatment for TNT. Just in case you don’t understand what the Brazilian is trying to say, Belfort swapped out synthetic testosterone injections for dynamite. Apparently, it appears Belfort dropped some pounds in the process – which Weidman...
Via 5thRound.com
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen fails drug test, is out of UFC 175

ESPN.com is reporting that Chael Sonnen has failed a random drug test and is out of his UFC 175 fight against Vitor Belfort. Sonnen tested positive for two illegal substances, Anastrozole and Clomiphene, which are two female drugs. Anastrozole is used to treat early stages of breast cancer and clomiphene is used in cases of female infertility. Sonnen took a random drug test from...
Via Between The Ropes
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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