Vitor Belfort has made a career out of utilizing his physical gifts of rapid-fire hand speed and a lethal left hand.
Ahead of their UFC 152 headlining matchup, UFC light heavyweight
champion Jon Jones said he's aware of what "The Phenom" brings to the
table. However, Jones said he didn't bring in any new traning partners
in hopes of simulating the Brazilian's famed skillset.
Instead, Jones said he stuck with his traditional approach to fighting: looking within for the keys to victory in read news >>
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. read news >>
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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 >>
The UFC made an interesting choice during Saturday night's pay-per-view
As the main event neared, we got a glimpse of Joe Rogan
interviewing UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones about, among other
things, his arrest for DUI last spring.
In the latest installment of "Through the Past Darkly," MMAjunkie.com's Ben Fowlkes looks back at that interview and the evolution of Jones' relationship with MMA fans, as well as the marketability of flyweights, Michael Bisping's next move a read news >>
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 >>
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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.
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UFC president Dana White on Saturday night announced the UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort gate and attendance. read news >>
Jon Jones had a lot riding on his performance at UFC 152, and some might have considered it the biggest moment of his career. read news >>
For an instant, it appeared as though Vitor Belfort might get the best of Jon Jones. Then reality set in. read news >>
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 scare from massive
underdog Vitor Belfort, but "Bones" proved why he's considered by some
to be the best pound-for-pound fighter in the sport with a thorough
dismantling of his opponent.
The bout served as the main event of Saturday's UFC 152 event at Air
Canada Centre in Toronto. The fight aired on pay-pe read news >>
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UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort live results and play-by-play on Saturday, September 21, in Toronto. The main event features Jon Jones vs. Vitor Belfort. read news >>