Having lost to Anderson Silva and Jon Jones recently, Belfort can only hope to play the spoiler role Saturday.
The champ was tested early and often Saturday, but didn't flinch in a difficult win over a former champ.
The light heavyweight champ was in a bad position early, but powered out to earn a hard-fought victory.
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...
INDIANAPOLIS - Once Chael Sonnen was out, UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Joe Silva wasted little time plugging Vitor Belfort into his slot.
With Sonnen recently failing a UFC 117...
Rockhold doesn't mince words when giving his take on opponent Vitor Belfort using testosterone replacement therapy.
The 'All-American' figures he has 3-4 years left in his MMA career, and he plans on making them count.
The former light heavyweight champ is considering facing UFC belt-holder Anderson Silva.
With his thunderous head-kick knockout of Michael Bisping, Vitor Belfort reclaimed the No. 2 spot in the middleweight division ruled by Anderson Silva.
In his final blog for Y! Sports, "The Count" talks about his heated encounters with Belfort.