After years away, Belfort returned to the UFC to face Franklin in his final/current run in the Octagon. In familiar fashion, “The Phenom” quickly disposed of his foe, stopping Franklin with strikes before the second stanza came into play. The victory earned him a title-shot and reminded UFC fans he was a force to be reckoned with.
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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