Vitor Belfort

"The Phenom"
  • Weight: 184 lbs
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Reach: 187.96"
  • Age: 37
wins24
71% 17 Knockouts
13% 3 Submissions
17% 4 Decisions
losses10
30% 3 Knockouts
20% 2 Submissions
50% 5 Decisions
Last 5 Fights
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Belfort
Weidman
VS
UFC 173 - 2014-05-24
Latest Articles
  • Dana White Offers Insight Into Ronda Rousey, Vitor Belfort
    March 26, 2014

    UFC president Dana White could call Ronda Rousey and ask the female bantamweight champion to step in and fill the main event slot vacated for UFC 173 by Chris Weidman. White, though, told Newsday that he's "not gonna...

    UFC president Dana White could call Ronda Rousey and ask the female bantamweight champion to step in and fill the main event slot vacated for UFC 173 by Chris Weidman. White, though, told Newsday that he's "not gonna do that to her." Rousey is currently filming scenes for her role in "Entourage" and has targeted a return to action later in the summer. Weidman suffered a knee injury and was forced to reschedule his middleweight title defense with Lyoto Machida. "Ronda's not working," White said. "She's out...

  • Lorenzo Fertitta Explains Why Vitor Belfort Was Replaced By Lyoto Machida
    March 4, 2014

    UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta didn't try to spin the decision regarding Vitor Belfort any certain way. Instead, Fertitta admitted that the move by the Nevada Athletic Commission to ban TRT was the sole purpose for...

    UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta didn't try to spin the decision regarding Vitor Belfort any certain way. Instead, Fertitta admitted that the move by the Nevada Athletic Commission to ban TRT was the sole purpose for removing Belfort from UFC 173 and a title fight with Chris Weidman. Last week, the commission voted to ban the use of TRT, something Belfort has admitted to using for his three previous wins in Brazil. With that knowledge in hand, the UFC took Belfort out and inserted Lyoto Machida into the UFC 173...

  • Phenom Poke: Hector Lombard Takes Jab At Vitor Belfort
    March 1, 2014

    Former Bellator champion Hector Lombard took the chance to poke a little fun at Vitor Belfort via Twitter recently. Belfort was removed from a planned UFC middleweight title fight when the Nevada Athletic Commission...

    Former Bellator champion Hector Lombard took the chance to poke a little fun at Vitor Belfort via Twitter recently. Belfort was removed from a planned UFC middleweight title fight when the Nevada Athletic Commission decided to ban TRT earlier this week. He has vowed to stop using the drug and fight the winner of Chris Weidman-Lyoto Machida later this year. Here's what Lombard posted on Twitter: He can do all things thru TRT that strengthens him— Hector Lombard (@HectorLombard) March 1,...

  • Vitor Belfort Not “Retiring,” Plans To Face UFC 173 Winner
    February 28, 2014

    Vitor Belfort isn't going anywhere. Belfort, who was removed from a planned title fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 173 later this year, stated on Facebook that he will stop taking TRT and face the winner of...

    Vitor Belfort isn't going anywhere. Belfort, who was removed from a planned title fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 173 later this year, stated on Facebook that he will stop taking TRT and face the winner of Weidman-Lyoto Machida for the UFC middleweight championship. "I never gave up fighting in UFC 173 and never mentioned it. Therefore, all information posted in any mass media advertising that is not true. What I announced was that I will be resigning "TRT" and not "giving up the fight" to continue...

  • Ray Lewis Works Out At Blackzilians Gym With Vitor Belfort
    February 20, 2014

    Ray Lewis likely could have made a career out of becoming an MMA fighter - had he not been blessed with becoming one of the best NFL linebackers ever. Now that he is retired, Lewis continues to stay in "playing...

    Ray Lewis likely could have made a career out of becoming an MMA fighter - had he not been blessed with becoming one of the best NFL linebackers ever. Now that he is retired, Lewis continues to stay in "playing shape," including a recent training session at the Blackzilians gym in Florida. Lewis, a former two-time Super Bowl champion with the Baltimore Ravens, snapped a pic with Vitor Belfort and two Blackzilian coaches...

  • Vitor Belfort Needs TRT to Fight Chris Weidman
    January 23, 2014

    Vitor Belfort has had an amazing career comprised of thrilling performances, stunning knockouts and substance abuse, which he's parlayed into an improbable title shot at 36 years of age and after 17 competitive years in...

    Vitor Belfort has had an amazing career comprised of thrilling performances, stunning knockouts and substance abuse, which he's parlayed into an improbable title shot at 36 years of age and after 17 competitive years in the sport. And for that proposed title shot, which will be against incumbent champ Chris Weidman at a UFC whose date has yet to be determined but will likely take place in Las Vegas, N.V., the Brazilian plans to do what he does best when he sets foot in the cage: testosterone replacement...