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  • 2 years ago
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Jon Jones knows that he's got his hands full in facing Vitor Belfort at UFC 152 on Saturday night in Toronto. When you're working towards a legacy, however, you have no choice but to fight the best. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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This year's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Memorial Day weekend card is shaping up to be one of the biggest of the year ... one filed to the brim with star power. On Wednesday's edition of "UFC Tonight" on FOX Sports One, two title fights were announced for the pay-per-view (PPV) card from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 23, 2015: Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson and Middleweight champion Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort. Jones will look to defend read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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UFC is planning some fireworks for its annual Memorial Day weekend event. Dana White's company announced its headliners for UFC 187 on May 23 in Las Vegas, confirming that there will be a pair of titles on the line: Jon Jones, ranked by UFC.com as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the business, has won 12 fights and eight tile defenses in a row. He'll face 30-year-old Anthony Johnson, who hasn't lost since 2012 and most recently stopped Alexander Gustafsson with a first-round TKO in January. I read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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If all goes according to plan, this year's UFC Memorial Day card is shaping up to be one of the biggest of the year. As reported on Wednesday night's edition of UFC Tonight, two title fights are official for UFC 187. Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will try and defend his belt for a ninth time against Anthony Johnson, while middleweight champion Chris Weidman will finally square off with Vitor Belfort. Also official for the card is a lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone (27-6-1) and Khab read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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After yesterday's Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) hearing involving Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen, what isn't there to say? Did the punishments fit the crime? What message did the NAC really send, if any, at all? Were you surprised the UFC announced Belfort vs. Chris Weidman for UFC 181 minutes after the conclusion of Belfort's portion of the hearing? We'll break down all angles of whatever the hell that was yesterday. Of course, there was also monumental news announced this week unrelated to read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Will they or won't they? Initial reports stated that Jon Jones and Vitor Belfort were set to train together, but a statement from Belfort has shot that idea down. Way back at UFC 152 in 2012, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defended his title against a guy that usually fought at middleweight, Vitor Belfort. The Phenom put a huge scare into Jones with a tight armbar in the first round, but eventually the champ pulled it out and ended up stopping Belfort in the fourth. There has always be read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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At first, it appeared UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and ex-titleholder Vitor Belfort were going to do a tried-and-true endeavor for former foes: train together.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Well ... this is interesting. If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Vitor Belfort will once again face off against reigning 205-pound kingpin Jon Jones, but this time it won't be inside the Octagon. "Bones" has agreed to help train "The Phenom" this Friday in Miami. That's according to a conversation "Bones" had with Globo's Combate, in which he revealed that Belfort had called him to request some one-on-one time, as the Brazilian read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Many thought Vitor Belfort's call out for Jon Jones after he defeated Michael Bisping was just a heat of the moment thing. Not so. Belfort is still calling for a rematch with the champ. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Vitor Belfort may have returned to the UFC middleweight division, but “The Phenom” believes he still has unfinished business at light heavyweight. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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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. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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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. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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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 attempt and then dismantled title challenger Vitor Belfort over the next four rounds to set up a submission victory of his own. Full fight video highlights are now available of the bout. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The champ was tested early and often Saturday, but didn't flinch in a difficult win over a former champ. read news >>

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