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Uriah Hall says he suffered a ‘slight heart attack’ ahead of UFC St. Louis

The UFC middleweight detailed the frightening reasons behind his cancelled fight with Vitor Belfort. Uriah Hall was due to face Vitor Belfort at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night: Stephens vs. …read more

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Coach Says Move to Light Heavyweight Possible For Uriah Hall

Uriah Hall may be debuting in the light heavyweight division following his UFC St. Louis weigh-in mishap. Hall scheduled to take on Vitor Belfort in the co-main event of UFC …read more

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Posted on January 18, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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After recent weigh-in trouble, Uriah Hall’s coach discusses potential move to 205

If things had gone according to plan, middleweight staple Uriah Hall would have battled the retiring Vitor Belfort in the co-main event of last weekend’s UFC St. Louis card. Unfortunately, …read more

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Coach Clayton Hires says Uriah Hall is ‘fine’ after weight-cutting ‘mishap,’ move to 205 being discussed

LOS ANGELES — Uriah Hall was supposed to fight Vitor Belfort on UFC St. Louis on Sunday. Instead, Hall ended up in the hospital, the result of a weight cut …read more

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Michael Bisping wants to retire ‘in a classy way’ — meaning he won’t fight Vitor Belfort

Michael Bisping explains why he doesn’t want to fight Vitor Belfort on the London card in March. Michael Bisping wants you to know that he is not fighting Vitor Belfort …read more

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Vitor Belfort has some thoughts on Michael Bisping's refusal to fight him in London

In today’s installment of “Vitor Belfort airs grievances on Instagram,” we appear to have gotten some type of closure on the Michael Bisping front.
Following a scrapped UFC Fight Night 124 …read more

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Vitor Belfort to Michael Bisping: ‘I Understand You Are Scared’

Vitor Belfort is not happy that Michael Bisping turned down a rematch against him. Back in Jan. 2013, Belfort took on Bisping in his middleweight return. “The Phenom” earned a …read more

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Vitor Belfort rips 'scared' Michael Bisping for turning down UFC London fight

Vitor Belfort won’t be fighting Michael Bisping on March 17.
The UFC considered booking a rematch between the former champions at UFC London after Uriah Hall as forced out of a …read more

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Vitor Belfort reacts to losing Michael Bisping fight in London: ‘Being a legend is not for everyone’

If former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Michael Bisping is going to fight this March in London, in what will surely be his retirement fight, then he wants to …read more

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Dana White says Belfort won’t receive his show money for UFC St. Louis

UFC president Dana White says Vitor Belfort won’t receive his show money from a canceled fight with Uriah Hall. UFC Fight Night 24 has come and gone, but the aftermath …read more

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Morning Report: Michael Bisping says no to Vitor Belfort in final bout because ‘I don’t want to be remembered for being a d*ck’

Last weekend, Vitor Belfort was supposed to have his retirement fight at UFC St. Louis. Unfortunately, his planned opponent, Uriah Hall, suffered a bad weight cut and was removed from …read more

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Vitor Belfort tells Michael Bisping to 'stop finding excuses' and accept rematch at UFC London

Vitor Belfort is campaigning for his retirement fight to be against Michael Bisping.
The UFC is scheduled to return to London on March 17, and “The Phenom”, who recently had a …read more

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Vitor Belfort says Michael Bisping fight has been offered, urges him to 'stop finding excuses'

With his conflict with the UFC apparently solved, former champion Vitor Belfort has turned his energy elsewhere.
More specifically, into a rematch with Michael Bisping.
Belfort was supposed to have made his …read more

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Vitor Belfort still waiting for UFC St. Louis payment: ‘Where is the respect?’

Vitor Belfort feels he is entitled to be paid for his canceled co-headliner fight against Uriah Hall at UFC St. Louis. UFC veteran Vitor Belfort was supposed to take on …read more

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While Vitor Belfort awaits payment, Dana White claims he turned down two replacement opponents

If things had gone according to plan, MMA legend Vitor Belfort would have fought the last fight of his career opposite Uriah Hall in the co-main event of last night’s …read more

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Vitor Belfort waiting to be paid after scrapped retirement fight: 'Where is the respect?'

Vitor Belfort and the UFC apparently aren’t in agreement about one thing: Belfort’s payment for Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 124 event.
Belfort (26-13 MMA, 15-10 UFC) was supposed to fight Uriah …read more

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Posted on January 15, 2018, 4:46 pm By
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Dana White blasts Uriah Hall after last-minute fight withdrawal, hospital trip

If things had gone according to plan, Uriah Hall would have battled the retiring Vitor Belfort in the co-main event of last night’s UFC St. Louis card. Regrettably, Hall was …read more

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Dana White: Vitor Belfort turned down UFC St. Louis, UFC 220 short-notice bouts

Vitor Belfort was given the opportunity to remain on the UFC Fight Night 124 card — or compete at UFC 220 next weekend — per Dana White. Vitor Belfort could …read more

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Vitor Belfort asks for UFC St. Louis pay, Dana White says he turned down replacement fights

Vitor Belfort asked the UFC to pay him his fight purse for UFC St. Louis on social media Sunday night. Not so fast, says Dana White.
The UFC president said on …read more

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Dana White: UFC offered Vitor Belfort last-minute fights, but he wants Michael Bisping

ST. LOUIS – When his recent bout was scrapped, Vitor Belfort apparently was offered a couple last-minute replacements, though the retiring UFC vet has another idea in mind.
Belfort (26-13 MMA, …read more

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Dana White: Vitor Belfort Declined Replacement Opponents at UFC Fight Night 124, UFC 220

Even though his scheduled retirement fight against Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night 124 fell through, Vitor Belfort apparently had other options that would have allowed him to compete on …read more

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Vitor Belfort is waiting to be paid for cancelled fight, demands respect from UFC

If things had gone according to plan, MMA legend Vitor Belfort would have fought the last fight of his career opposite Uriah Hall in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC …read more

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Michael Bisping is NOT fighting Vitor Belfort at UFC London because he detests him

Vitor Belfort was forced to sit idle after his fight against Uriah Hall — which was set to go down tonight (Sun., Jan. 14, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 124 …read more

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Report: Michael Bisping vs. Vitor Belfort 2 targeted for UFC London

A middleweight rematch is reportedly headed to London’s O2 Arena in March. It didn’t take long for the UFC to find Vitor Belfort another fight.
The Brazilian legend is expected to …read more

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Report: Michael Bisping vs. Vitor Belfort 2 Targeted For UFC London

It appears the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is already looking to book Vitor Belfort’s retirement fight once again. Combate is reporting that a rematch between Michael Bisping and Belfort is …read more

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Report | After scrapped Uriah Hall bout, Vitor Belfort rebooked against Michael Bisping

If things had gone according to the original plan, MMA legend Vitor Belfort would compete in the final fight of his illustrious MMA career this very evening, as he was …read more

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Hall-Belfort fight off

Sunday’s UFC Fight Night co-main event between Uriah Hall and Vitor Belfort has been called off after Hall was unable to make weight for the bout at Scottrade Center in …read more

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Vitor Belfort wishes Uriah Hall a speedy recovery after UFC St. Louis cancellation

Vitor Belfort comments on the cancellation of his fight with Uriah Hall at Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 124. Not fighting at UFC Fight Night 124 on Sunday is difficult for …read more

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UFC St. Louis Weigh-in Video: Vitor Belfort Left Without a Fight

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The UFC Fight Night 124: Stephens vs. Choi weigh-in didn’t go exactly as planned. Vitor Belfort made weight …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Vitor Belfort has classy response on Instagram to Uriah Hall fight cancellation

Sunday was supposed to be Vitor Belfort’s swan song, but it will have to wait.
Belfort (26-13 MMA, 15-10 UFC) was set for the FS1-televised co-headliner vs. Uriah Hall (13-8 MMA, …read more

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Report: Uriah Hall fainted en route to UFC St. Louis weigh-ins

Uriah Hall was on weight when he fainted en route to the UFC Fight Night 124 weigh-ins on Saturday morning, resulting in his middleweight fight with Vitor Belfort being cancelled. …read more

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Posted on January 13, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Vitor Belfort releases positive statement on Uriah Hall’s fallout for UFC St. Louis

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort did what he was supposed to do leading up his fight with Uriah Hall tomorrow night (Sun., Jan. 14, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 124. …read more

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Vitor Belfort reacts to losing fight with Uriah Hall at the last minute

Vitor Belfort reacts to losing fight with Uriah Hall at the last minute!
Earlier today news broke that dangerous knockout artist Uriah Hall had failed to show up for the UFC …read more

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Vitor Belfort comments about Uriah Hall fight fallout

Having a fight fall out the day before the bout is never a good feeling, especially when the opponent put in a full camp and was ready to go.
But future …read more

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Vitor Belfort vs. Uriah Hall Off UFC St. Louis Card (UPDATED)

UPDATE: We have added the UFC’s statement on Uriah Hall being pulled from the card as well as tweets from Ariel Helwani and Paige VanZant. Uriah Hall and Vitor Belfort …read more

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Uriah Hall vs. Vitor Belfort removed from UFC St. Louis after ‘Prime Time’ failed to weigh in

With just more than 24 hours to go, UFC Fight Night 124 has lost its co-main event, as middleweight Uriah Hall failed to step on the scales earlier today (Sat., …read more

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Vitor Belfort was happy with retirement choice – but that was before Uriah Hall pulled out at UFC-St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – “Never say never,” Vitor Belfort on Friday said about the odds he’ll eschew his planned retirement after UFC Fight Night 124.
But maybe he was being prophetic. Belfort …read more

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Uriah Hall fails to weigh in, UFC St. Louis co-main event vs. Vitor Belfort scrapped

UFC. St Louis has lost yet another fight. Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 124 has taken another hit — this time, just a day out from the card.
Ranked middleweight Uriah Hall …read more

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Breaking: Vitor Belfort vs. Uriah Hall Off UFC St. Louis Card

Uriah Hall and Vitor Belfort will no longer be competing tomorrow night (Jan. 14). Hall and Belfort were set to do battle inside the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. …read more

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Vitor Belfort vs. Uriah Hall scratched from UFC St. Louis

Vitor Belfort’s retirement fight will have to wait.
Belfort’s expected co-main event bout against Uriah Hall has been scratched from the card of UFC St. Louis. UFC officials announced the news …read more

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Uriah Hall can't weigh in, UFC Fight Night 124 co-main event with Vitor Belfort scrapped

ST. LOUIS – Here we go again.
The co-main event of the UFC’s first event of 2018 has been scrapped the day before the card. Middleweight Uriah Hall (13-8 MMA, 6-6 …read more

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Vitor Belfort Reflects on Legendary Career Ahead of Final Fight (Video)

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A pioneer in MMA and the UFC, Vitor Belfort is ready for his final chapter at Fight Night St. Louis. Don’t miss the action on Sunday, January 14 …read more

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Vitor Belfort says he really is retiring after UFC Fight Night 124, ready for 'second journey'

ST. LOUIS – As he prepares to make his final walk to the cage, Vitor Belfort is both happy with what he’s accomplished and excited for what’s to come.
Belfort (26-13 …read more

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Posted on January 12, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Unfiltered Episode 161: Vitor Belfort and UFC Fight Night St. Louis Preview

UFC legend, Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort calls in ahead of his retirement fight against Uriah Hall and talks to Jim and Matt about Uriah as his final opponent, training at …read more

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Vitor Belfort: I will retire after UFC St. Louis unless offered ‘$10 million or more’

Vitor Belfort is willing to continue fighting if he was presented with a lucrative offer. At 40 years of age, UFC veteran Vitor Belfort will finally be fighting his …read more

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Posted on January 12, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Uriah Hall Respects Vitor Belfort’s Accomplishments But Is ‘Confidently Ready’

At UFC Fight Night 124 on Sunday, No. 11 ranked middleweight Uriah Hall will be the last opponent of “The Phenom” Vitor Belfort‘s legendary career. Hall has followed Belfort’s career. …read more

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UFC Legend Belfort to retire following St. Louis bout

Twenty-one years, three months and three days after his first official professional fight, Vitor Belfort is ready to walk away from mixed martial arts and begin the next chapter of …read more

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Posted on January 12, 2018, 12:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 124 card: Uriah Hall vs Vitor Belfort full fight preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight knockout artists Uriah Hall and Vitor Belfort will collide this Sunday (Jan. 14, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 124 inside Scottrade Center in St. Louis, …read more

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It will take $10 million ‘or more’ to keep Vitor Belfort from retiring at UFC St. Louis

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will feature a battle of middleweight strikers for this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 124 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place …read more

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Posted on January 11, 2018, 9:17 pm By
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Ex-UFC champ Vitor Belfort (again) announces his retirement fight

Filed under: News, UFCFormer UFC light-heavyweight and tournament champion Vitor Belfort announced he would retire after fighting on home soil seven months ago.
Then he said he wanted five more fights.
But …read more

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Posted on January 11, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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Vitor Belfort will retire after UFC St. Louis unless he’s paid ‘$10 million or more’

Almost 21 years after his first appearance inside the Octagon, Vitor Belfort will fight the last bout on his UFC contract Sunday, taking on Uriah Hall in the co-main event …read more

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UFC Fight Night 124 pre-event facts: Vitor Belfort can take sole possession of UFC stoppage record

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCThe UFC kicks of a new year with a solid fight card on Sunday. UFC Fight Night 124 takes place at Scottrade Center in St. Louis …read more

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UFC Fight Night 124 co-main-event breakdown: Speed could determine Vitor Belfort vs. Uriah Hall

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCMMAjunkie Radio cohost and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of all of UFC Fight Night 124’s main-card bouts. Today, we look at the …read more

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Unfiltered Episode 160: Uriah Hall

Uriah “Primetime” Hall calls in from the road and discusses his upcoming co-main event bout against Vitor Belfort at UFC Fight Night St. Louis, training at Xtreme Couture with the …read more

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Uriah Hall: Fight against ‘legend’ Vitor Belfort at UFC St. Louis proves I made it in MMA

Uriah Hall has been doing his thing under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner for about four years, but now that he’s gearing up to face an all-time legend in …read more

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Posted on January 9, 2018, 9:17 pm By
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Vitor Belfort says his next UFC fight will be his last, in emotional post to his missing sister

UFC veteran Vitor Belfort used Instagram to talk to his sister, who’s been missing for almost 14 years. Vitor Belfort’s older sister, Priscila, turned 43 on December 5th. The former …read more

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Posted on December 7, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Vitor Belfort pens heartbreaking letter to missing sister: I love you, my sister

Tuesday marked the 43rd birthday of Vitor Belfort’s sister Priscila, who went missing in the year 2004. Over the years, several arrests have been made with respect to Priscila Belfort’s …read more

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Vitor Belfort posts heartbreaking open letter to missing sister on her 43rd birthday

The Belfort family suffered unimaginable loss in 2004, when Priscila, sister of former UFC champion Vitor Belfort, went missing.
While arrests linked to the case have been made over the years, …read more

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