Vitor Belfort very well may be fighting Michael Bisping next.
But for now, the Brazilian fighter says reports that the two have been booked to meet each other are just based on a rumor.
"I don't have anything confirmed about fighting Bisping," Belfort stated on his Twitter account. "It's all rumors. When I know about it will let you guys know."
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With the momentum of two straight finishes and last night's nasty Kimura submission win over Tim Boetsch, Luke Rockhold is looking at facing a lower-ranked opponent like Michael Bisping, or a rematch with Vitor Belfort, as his next fight instead of making a push to get into the title discussion. Whenever a fighter runs through an opponent the way Luke Rockhold blitzed through Tim Boetsch last night (April 26, 2014) At UFC 172 in Baltimore, Maryland (highlights), the talk that follows is usually read news >>
Check out Fuel TV's Vitor Belfort vs. Michael Bisping fight highlights video with recap and commentary from Jon Anik and Kenny Florian. read news >>
Michael Bisping knows that when the going gets tough, Vitor Belfort will crumble like a cookie and that will be the biggest difference in their fight at UFC on FX 7 read news >>
In his last blog for Yahoo! Sports, "The Count" explains the drastic change in his attitude during fight week. read news >>
Vitor Belfort is all that stands in the way of Bisping testing himself against the greatest of all-time. read news >>
The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday announced the full fight card for its Jan. 19 return to Brazil. A middleweight showdown between Vitor Belfort and Michael Bisping heads the card. read news >>
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With a controversial victory over Jorge Rivera at this past weekend's UFC 127 event, co-headliner Michael Bisping owns three consecutive wins and a 4-1 record over his past five fights.
Contenders such as Chael Sonnen, Yushin Okami and Alan Belcher seem logical next opponents for the Brit, but another notable has throw his hat into the ring.
And it's recent title challenger Vitor Belfort.
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- 2 months ago
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LOS ANGELES – Michael Bisping has suffered losses to Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva. What do those three fighters have in common? They’ve all been caught up in drug testing scandals over the past several months.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
- 5 months ago
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Release the Kraken! With Michael Bisping out of the immediate Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight title contender picture thanks to Tim Kennedy, Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza -- who recently underwent elbow surgery (see pics here) -- and his management have had an epiphany: No backward steps for the sake of high-profile opportunities (that really don't currently exist). Gilberto Faria, Souza's manager, recently informed Ariel Helwani on the latest edition of "UFC Tonight:" "We are done fi read news >>
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Perennial UFC middleweight contender Michael Bisping believes that old foe Vitor Belfort failed a pre-fight drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on February 7. While the commissioner has not made such an assertion, "The Count" believes the circumstantial evidence speaks for itself, per MMA Junkie. “I am not an FBI agent, but the guy did a drug test in Nevada recently, and all of the sudden, he’s not fighting for the title anymore,” Bisping said. “Hmm. Put the pieces tog read news >>