Search Results For "Vitor Belfort"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
White: Weidman P4P champ if he beats Belfort
White: Weidman P4P champ if he beats Belfort
"How is Chris Weidman not #1 pound-for-pound in the world if he beats Vitor Belfort?" asked Dana White. "It’s impossible not to call him the No. 1 pound-for-pound guy.”
01/24/2014
NSAC: Belfort TRT will be an issue
NSAC: Belfort TRT will be an issue
“Giving Vitor Belfort a license is not going to be a problem," said NSAC chair Francisco Aguilar. "The issue is going to come from a TRT exemption."
01/23/2014
Vitor Belfort will pursue TUE for Weidman bout
Vitor Belfort will pursue TUE for Weidman bout
Vitor Belfort told UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani on Wednesday that he is going to ask for a therapeutic use exemption for testosterone for his next fight.
01/22/2014
Manager: Focus, not TRT, why Belfort wins
Manager: Focus, not TRT, why Belfort wins
Glenn Robinson: "he's extremely focused. One of the most focused people I've ever met in my life. And that's why he [Vitor Belfort] wins fights."
01/21/2014
Dan Henderson: Belfort loses to Weidman, 'especially' with no TRT
Dan Henderson: Belfort loses to Weidman, 'especially' with no TRT
"Vitor Belfort is very capable of beating anybody in those first few minutes of the fight," said Dan Henderson. "But, I don't see it happening, especially if the fight is in the US"
01/19/2014
Rockhold: Weidman will break Belfort
Rockhold: Weidman will break Belfort
Luke Rockhold: "I think Chris beats him and of course I'm interested in the fight. I think he'll get the take down and I think he'll control him."
01/07/2014
Weidman: I don't think TRT belongs in the sport
Weidman: I don't think TRT belongs in the sport
Chris Weidman: "He's the one who got caught cheating once. Now he's [Vitor Belfort] taking TRT and I don't think it's right."
01/06/2014
Bisping, Longo criticize Belfort's TRT
Bisping, Longo criticize Belfort's TRT
"All he did was abuse his body with steroids so that now he needs the exemption," said Chris Weidman's coach Ray Longo. "It's bull$#!@."
01/06/2014
Weidman: Belfort's use of TRT is 'unfair'
Weidman: Belfort's use of TRT is 'unfair'
"I guarantee his testosterone on TRT is two or three times higher than mine," said Chris Weidman of Vitor Belfort, who will be regulated by the NSAC.
01/03/2014
Weidman opens as 2-1 favorite over Belfort
Weidman opens as 2-1 favorite over Belfort
Vitor Belfort will face Chris Weidman sometime this spring or summer, but he'll do so as an underdog in the sportsbook.
01/03/2014
Fertitta: Weidman vs Belfort will be in Vegas
Fertitta: Weidman vs Belfort will be in Vegas
UFC CEO and co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta confirmed the plans to ESPN.com via text on Thursday. Weidman will be seeking the second defense of his 185-pound title.
01/02/2014
Belfort: Getting the belt is my mission
Belfort: Getting the belt is my mission
Vitor Belfort says he is ready to face Chris Weidman as soon as possible following Weidman's second victory over Anderson Silva.
12/29/2013
Weidman: Belfort will try to overpower me
Weidman: Belfort will try to overpower me
“I am ready to get in there right away," said Chris Weidman. "I might have a meniscus tear, so I will get that (checked out) and maybe have two-or-three weeks off."
12/29/2013
The case against Vitor Belfort for Fighter of the Year
The case against Vitor Belfort for Fighter of the Year
Nothing against Vitor Belfort, whose three victories this year were awe-inspiring, but he's running on high-octane fuel in a race against vehicles with tanks full of regular.
12/28/2013
Belfort: That belt belongs to me
Belfort: That belt belongs to me
Vitor Belfort: "The one thing the fans wanted to see is me getting the title shot. Now I am more than ready to be a world champion in another division."
12/26/2013
White: Belfort gets winner of Silva vs. Weidman
White: Belfort gets winner of Silva vs. Weidman
"(Ed) Soares was telling me that Anderson absolutely thinks Vitor deserves another shot. The next move for him will be Vitor Belfort," White revealed today.
12/13/2013
Pay attention to God or else... Belfort will beat you
Pay attention to God or else... Belfort will beat you
Vitor Belfort draws great strength from faith, but goes over the top in this video for North Carolina's Elevation megachurch run by Pastor Steve Furtick.
12/10/2013
Belfort: My best is yet to come
Belfort: My best is yet to come
Vitor Belfort: :I know it’s hard to believe that I can get even better than this, but I will. I’ve been training hard, and there are a lot of things that I haven’t done yet."
11/25/2013
Belfort: My testosterone levels were low against Henderson
Belfort: My testosterone levels were low against Henderson
Vitor Belfort: "My (testosterone) levels were low in my last fight... "I have all the exams to prove that I have a disease. It’s simple."
11/19/2013
Top 20 knockouts in UFC history
Top 20 knockouts in UFC history
UFC.com compiled a list of the 20 greatest knockouts in the league's history. A great knockout is a thing of beauty. It might be the most finite way to end a bout.
11/15/2013
Rankings Update 11.12.13: Henderson falls
Rankings Update 11.12.13: Henderson falls
After each live event, the UFC polls various members of the media to update its rankings in each weight division as well as the pound for pound rankings.
11/12/2013
Kizer details licensing steps for Belfort in NV
Kizer details licensing steps for Belfort in NV
"Due to his past, Mr. Belfort would need to go before the Commission if he applies for a TRT TUE," said Keith Kizer. "This is not anything new."
11/11/2013
Anderson Silva: Belfort deserves a title shot
Anderson Silva: Belfort deserves a title shot
Although UFC President Dana White was non-commital on Vitor Belfort's next bout, former foe Anderson Silva believes he has done enough to earn another title shot.
11/11/2013
What is next for Vitor Belfort?
What is next for Vitor Belfort?
"Weidman, Silva, Machida, there's a lot of big fights out there for Vitor Belfort," said Dana White. "There’s nothing but big fights for Vitor Belfort."
11/10/2013
Dan Henderson: 'I've had some unfortunate luck the last three fights'
Dan Henderson: 'I've had some unfortunate luck the last three fights'
"I definitely got caught and got finished, and the last two could have easily went my way, and didn't, so I've had some unfortunate luck the last three fights."
11/10/2013