Perennial UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort feels he's been waiting on the sidelines for too long and is ready for another crack at UFC gold. Following 185-pound champ Chris Weidman's hard-fought win by decision over Lyoto Machida at UFC 175 Saturday night, "The Phenom" was quick to make it known on Twitter that he wants the next shot at "The All-American": Now I want what I deserve, MY TITIE SHOT!!! Don't run away!! No excuses!! Agora eu quero o q eu… http://t.co/wZYj8OBVAT
— Vitor Belfo more
UFC middleweight contender Tim Kennedy has always taken a hard stance against performance-enhancing drugs in MMA, so it comes as little surprise that he's never been—and still isn't—a Vitor Belfort fan. The two-time Strikeforce title challenger unloaded on "The Phenom's" testosterone replacement therapy usage in an interview with Submission Radio yesterday. Right now he's down in Brazil, or back in you know California, training his butt off and injecting, anything that he wants to and loving it, more
UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort has been granted a license by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Wednesday at a hearing in Las Vegas. Per commission orders, Belfort cannot compete prior to December, he must fight in Las Vegas for his next bout and is subject to random blood and urine testing no matter where he is. Belfort must also pay for the enhanced testing procedures.
As a result, the UFC announced Wednesday he'll face UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in the main event o more
Michael Bisping's career has been a pretty interesting one when you really look at it.
He was a trailblazer in the UFC for fighters from the U.K., a winner of The Ultimate Fighter when that still meant something and a guy who spent the better part of a decade being reasonably considered as a fringe title contender.
Say what one will about the quality of his opponents (largely mediocre) or his likeability (limited to most), but he did something few men will do: stuck around in the UFC long enough more
UFC No. 1 middleweight contender Vitor Belfort was granted a license from the Nevada Athletic Commission on Wednesday to fight Chris Weidman in December. more
If Michael Bisping had rabbit ears, they'd have been burning on Friday afternoon.Just before weigh-ins, Cung Le, who is facing Bisping in the main event on Aug. 23 in Macau, and Luke Rockhold who has had no love for Bisping since Rockhold has been one of Bisping's favorite verbal targets of late, were talking to UFC Fight Club members and questions and answers usually ended up the same way."I can't wait to kick Michael Bisping's face in Aug. 23 in Macau," said Le."He's just like Frank Shamrock, more
As UFC Fight Night 48 draws near, it looks as though Michael "The Count" Bisping may be eyeing another opponent already, as he and Luke Rockhold got into a social media exchange last Thursday.
B/R got a chance to chat with Rockhold this past week in San Jose, California, to get his take on Bisping and if this is a fight that may happen in the future.
See what Rockhold had to say about Bisping, pool parties and more.Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com more
Cung Le joked earlier this year that as a veteran, he’d be much better suited to one-round fights than five. But now that he’s booked for a headliner opposite Michael Bisping, he better well adjust to the extra time. Filed under: News, UFC more
Damage > Cardio.
We interrupt the ongoing drama between Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold to focus on the man "The Count" will actually fight next, Cung Le.
Bisping and Le are set to headline UFC Fight Night 48, which goes down inside Cotai Arena in Macau, China, on Aug. 23, 2014, live on UFC Fight Pass. It's a Middleweight fight that can have a major impact on the current Ultimate fighting Championship (UFC) rankings.
See the current standings here.
Known for having Cain Velasquez-like cardio, more