The black belt in Bjj, judo and former Ufc light-Hw and Hw champion Vitor Belfort entered this fight with a professional mma record of 24-11-0 (83% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.5 middleweight in the world but he comes off the loss against #1 Ufc Mw champion Chris Weidman (=Weidman vs Belfort).
His opponent, the former Ufc, Pride and Strikeforce Dan Henderson, has an official record of 31-13-0 (55% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.10 in the same weight class. He lost to Daniel Cormier at the end of 2014 (=Henderson vs Cormier) and to Gegard Mousasi in 2015 (=Henderson vs Mousasi) but then ‘Hendo’ came back to win against Tim Boetsch in his last bout (=Boetsch vs Henderson). In their first fight Belfort lost to Hendo (October 21, 2006) while in their rematch the Brazilian defeated the American (November 9, 2013 Belfort vs Henderson 2); Belfort vs Henderson 3 is the main event of UFC Fight Night 77. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 77: Belfort vs Henderson 3
Where: Ginasio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC Fight Night 77 fight card (main card):
Vitor Belfort vs Dan Henderson 3
Glover Teixeira vs Patrick Cummins
Thomas Almeida vs Anthony Birchak
Piotr Hallmann vs Alex Oliveira
Rashid Magomedov vs Gilbert Burns
Corey Anderson vs Fabio Maldonado
Belfort’s previous fight: Chris Weidman vs Vitor Belfort
Henderson’s previous fight: Tim Boetsch vs Dan Henderson
Belfort’s next fight: Vitor Belfort vs Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza
Henderson’s next fight: Dan Henderson vs Hector Lombard
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