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Rumor Has It: Vitor Belfort vs Lyoto Machida will go down in November

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Saw it on "UFC "LIVE"" on bookface. Doesn't make sense to me but what does these days?

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Post #1   8/13/13 10:45:42AM   

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Hope Machida lights him up.

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Post #2   8/13/13 10:48:21AM   

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Interesting match up for sure.

I hope Vitor knocks Machida out even worse then Shogun did.

Post #3   8/13/13 11:42:46AM   

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That was out of nowhere, still would rather the order go Wanderlei, Mousasi, Hendo, Shogun or Rogerio for a fight with Vitor, but Machida ain't bad either.

Post #4   8/13/13 11:57:47AM   

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I love this fight. Interested to see if Machida can avoid those bombs for three rounds.

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Interested to see if Machida engages in three rounds! OH...BURN!!

Post #6   8/13/13 4:51:20PM   

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This is a good match up, but I think Machida's style of fighting will be ideal in this fight

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I'm picking Machida to win this one.
Belfort hasn't shown the leg kicks of Shogun or the magical takedowns of Phil Davis.

Post #8   8/13/13 7:35:22PM   

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Apparently Vitor's good wifey wants the "fight" at a catch weight of 218 pounds.....or....NO DEAL!

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Very strange fight IMO. Vitor passed on all those other fights, but wants to fight Machida. Weird logic.

Either way, I've got Machida.

Post #10   8/13/13 9:26:13PM   

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trT-Rex second round headkick.

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Doubtful Vitor catches Machida before Machida knocks him out, but I would watch this fight....hints of Machida going after 185 belt soon.

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Is this going down in Brazil? If so how are we going to have Machida tested for urine in his system? Can't let him get an unfair advantage!

Post #13   8/14/13 12:45:18AM   

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Machida isn't gonna KO him, he'll be too busy running around the cage trying not to get KO'd

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Dana was saying he likes this to co-main 167 @ the MGM... how the hell is Vitor gonna be allowed to fight in Vegas all TRT'd up? Pretty sure he's not welcomed by the NSAC... I hope Machida kicks him in the face if it does go down.

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