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UFC 198: Vitor Belfort vs. Jacare Souza (Video Highlights)

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (pictured) felt that a win over Vitor Belfort should solidify his spot as the UFC middleweight division’s top contender. It’s tough to argue after what he did to “The Phenom” on Saturday at UFC 198. Souza made Belfort look old and out of place, quickly disposing of the former UFC champ in juster under five minutes. Current UFC middleweight champion...
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May 15, 2016  |  Discuss

'Jacare' Souza TKOs Vitor Belfort, calls for middleweight title shot

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza may have secured his spot atop the middleweight contenders list with a dominant, first-round finish over former champion Vitor Belfort at UFC 198.Jacare was returning to action for the first time since a very close, controversial loss to Yoel Romero in his last fight, and he felt he had something to prove with this matchup.And prove he did, as Jacare quickly...
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May 15, 2016  |  Discuss

'Jacare' Souza: 'If Belfort goes to the ground, I will submit him'

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza has a long history with former UFC champion Vitor Belfort, as a fan. Though Belfort is only a few years older than the submission grappling legend, "The Phenom" started out in professional MMA so young that he became a hero for Souza and his friends as they were growing up and just starting their Brazilian jiu-jitsu careers in South America."When Belfort was...
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May 10, 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...
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November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman TKO’s Vitor Belfort In First At UFC 187

This UFC 187 middleweight title fight produced fireworks with Vitor Belfort initially having the champion Chris Weidman in trouble on the feet, only to then find himself on the receiving end of a sustained ground and pound assault as Weidman earned a first round TKO victory. Round One: The middleweight title fight is underway with a touch of the gloves. Head kick attempt from...
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May 24, 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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort Claims He Was Forced Out Of UFC 173 By The UFC

In a statement on his Facebook page, Vitor Belfort has claimed that he did not willingly back down from a title shot against Chris Weidman after yesterday’s decision by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to ban TRT exemptions. “Vitor Belfort didn’t give up on the fight, he was forced to give up” Belfort stated on his Facebook page. “I never gave up on UFC 173 fight and...
Via Fight Of The Night
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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