Sure, Belfort’s win over Couture came on a technicality when his glove cut the UFC Hall of Famer’s eyelid and forced a stoppage. Still, it was one of the most notable wins of Belfort’s career, hence placement on the list. It earned him the UFC light heavyweight title and came with a heavy heart due to the disappearance of his sister weeks earlier.
36-year old icon Vitor Belfort has been blasting opponents into orbit for more than fifteen years. The heavy-handed Brazilian’s latest example of sublime striking came this weekend at UFC Fight Night 32 where Belfort accomplished the previously unthinkable by stopping Dan Henderson with strikes. So where did the victory over “Hendo” stack up on Belfort’s all-time list of wins? (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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