TORONTO - Vitor Belfort has had three weeks to prepare for one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the world.
By most estimates, that's not nearly enough time. Belfort, though, is fo...
TORONTO - After months of controversial developments outside of the
cage, Jon Jones is still very much the same man inside of it.
The UFC light heavyweight champion survived a brief scar...
Less than 24 hours after being declared the next light-heavyweight contender, Lyoto Machida has turned down a rematch with champ Jon Jones at UFC 152.
Stepping in for Machida is Vitor B...
Since losing to UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in 2011, Vitor Belfort has won four of five fights. But a rematch with the champ would be a hard sell, UFC President Dana White said.
Vitor Belfort may have returned to the UFC middleweight division, but “The Phenom” believes he still has unfinished business at light heavyweight.
Despite getting a knockout win over the No. 1 middleweight contender in the world, Vitor Belfort seems hell bent on getting a rematch with Jon Jones for his next fight.
Obviously disappointed to wind up on the losing end of the fight, Vitor Belfort did not hang his head nor did he make excuses after Jon Jones beat him at UFC 152 on Saturday night.
After a turbulent past few months, Jon Jones got back to doing what he does best at Saturday's UFC 152 event.
The UFC light-heavyweight champion survived a deep first-round armbar attem...
Jon Jones had a lot riding on his performance at UFC 152, and some might have considered it the biggest moment of his career.
For an instant, it appeared as though Vitor Belfort might get the best of Jon Jones. Then reality set in.
Jon Jones checked in at 204.6 pounds for his five-round title defense against Vitor Belfort (204.2) in the UFC 152 headliner on Saturday at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
As fight time draws near, check out the Countdown to UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort, breaking down the top three fights on the card.
Former champion Lyoto Machida isn't likely to have to go to the back of the line for another UFC light heavyweight title shot, but he's no longer the next in line.
Charlie Brenneman still gets bashed on Twitter for telling Jon Jones to pay his rent. But the UFC welterweight doesn't at all regret what he said.
If anything, it's gotten him more atte...
As far as Vitor Belfort is concerned, UFC 152's main event is a case of old vs. young, old school vs. new breed.
And Belfort, a definitive old-school fighter, knows he faces a challenge...