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Weidman Opens as Massive Favourite Over Belfort

With Vitor Belfort finally cleared to fight again, he’ll get his long awaited title shot at UFC 181 on December 6th versus Chris Weidman.  But the deck is stacked against him in Vegas, according to the oddsmakers: Weidman opened at -425, meaning the smarts think he wins this fight 81% of the time.  The number […]
Via MMA Manifesto
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman vs Vitor Belfort Scheduled for UFC 181

Yesterday was an important day in the life and career of UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort. His hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission went as well as it possibly could have and Belfort will obtain his license to fight in Las Vegas if he stays clean between now and December. Belfort was supposed to fight Chael Sonnen earlier this summer but failed his NSAC administered drug...
Via BlackSportsOnline
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort Granted License, Will Fight For Title

LAS VEGAS — When the Nevada State Athletic Comission banned therapeutic use exemptions of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) cold turkey in February, a few big names in the UFC would see a struggle to get off TRT and continue to fight. The most prominent name was that of former light heavyweight champion and current number one […]
Via Full Scale Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort Granted Fighter’s License

Some good news for Vitor Belfort and the UFC as ESPN is reporting that the Nevada State Athletic Commission unanimously voted to grant the fighter a license to compete. The decision will now allow Belfort to face middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, at UFC 181 on December 6th. Belfort was original scheduled to face Weidman back in May, but pulled out of the fight after the NSAC...
Via Ring Kings
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Vitor Belfort Granted License To Fight Chris Weidman At UFC 181

Vitor Belfort was today granted a conditional license to fight Chris Weidman in a middleweight title bout at UFC 181 in Las Vegas. Belfort had appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission today to apply for a license to fight after failing a random drugs test earlier in the year. While the commission agreed to grant him the license, they made it conditional on the fact that...
Via Fight Of The Night
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort Is Granted License, Will Face Chris Weidman At UFC 181 In December

Vitor Belfort was a granted a license on Wednesday morning by the Nevada State Athletic Commission in a unanimous vote. The NSAC told Belfort that he cannot fight before the month of December, has to have his next fight in Las Vegas and will have to subject himself to random blood and urine testing at anytime, anywhere. NSAC also told Belfort that he will have to pay for the testing...
Via Between The Ropes
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort Gets License, Challenges Champ Chris Weidman at UFC 181

Just minutes after controversial middleweight Vitor Belfort (pictured) was granted his fight license by the Nevada State Athletic Commission during Wednesday’s hearing, the UFC announced Belfort will challenge champion Chris Weidman for his crown at UFC 181. The December 6 event takes place inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. It was high drama inside the media-packed...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

UFC Champ Chris Weidman Could Be Sent to Brazil to Fight Vitor Belfort

What does Vitor Belfort (pictured) have on the UFC? Despite flunking February’s random drug test for elevated levels of testosterone, which essentially allowed Lyoto Machida to jump in front of him for a crack at UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, Befort remains the division’s top contender. Not only that, UFC president Dana White revealed Friday that he’s open to sending...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort With His Son David

 Vitor Belfort takes time away from the gym to be a father and hang out with his son David.  Looks like his son picked up on Vitor’s unique hairstyles. Vitor Belfort and beautiful wife double date with soccer star Cung Le looks like he is on the Vitor Belfort Diet
Via Tito Couture
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cung Le Looks Like He Is On The Vitor Belfort Diet

August 23rd Cung will be squaring off against the always dangerous Michael Bisping. Exciting fight in the middleweight division and it will be interesting to see how Cung looks considering the 42 year old has not fought since his 2012 victory over Rich Franklin. One thing is for sure, Cung looks like he has been training hard! Cung Le Finishes up a workout Watch all fighter video...
Via Tito Couture
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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