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The controversial UFC Middleweight expects to face the winner of UFC 168's Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva title fight rematch in a Brazilian stadium sometime in 2014.

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Post #1   11/24/13 7:20:02PM   

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I'm sure he will

Post #4   11/24/13 9:07:33PM   

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Maybe if its vs Anderson I can see holding the fight in Brazil, but if its vs Weidman, there's no reason he should have to fight Belfort in front of a hostile crowd just because Belfort can't use TRT in the US.

What good is a champion who can only fight in one country?

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Posted by FlashyG

Maybe if its vs Anderson I can see holding the fight in Brazil, but if its vs Weidman, there's no reason he should have to fight Belfort in front of a hostile crowd just because Belfort can't use TRT in the US.

What good is a champion who can only fight in one country?



can belfort get his license in vegas? with the TRT? I figured the reason he's been fighting brazil so much is because they won't license him in the U.S. this is a legitimate question if anybody knows

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He deserves another shot I'd say

Post #8   11/25/13 11:43:40AM   

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Posted by tcunningham


Posted by FlashyG

Maybe if its vs Anderson I can see holding the fight in Brazil, but if its vs Weidman, there's no reason he should have to fight Belfort in front of a hostile crowd just because Belfort can't use TRT in the US.

What good is a champion who can only fight in one country?



can belfort get his license in vegas? with the TRT? I figured the reason he's been fighting brazil so much is because they won't license him in the U.S. this is a legitimate question if anybody knows



My understanding is he can only fight in Brazil while using TRT which is why his last 3 fights were there.

Post #9   11/25/13 12:24:36PM   

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Posted by tcunningham


Posted by FlashyG

Maybe if its vs Anderson I can see holding the fight in Brazil, but if its vs Weidman, there's no reason he should have to fight Belfort in front of a hostile crowd just because Belfort can't use TRT in the US.

What good is a champion who can only fight in one country?



can belfort get his license in vegas? with the TRT? I figured the reason he's been fighting brazil so much is because they won't license him in the U.S. this is a legitimate question if anybody knows



My understanding is he can only fight in Brazil while using TRT which is why his last 3 fights were there.



I'm sure Texas is more then willing to have him

Post #10   11/25/13 12:50:51PM   

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Posted by FlashyG

Maybe if its vs Anderson I can see holding the fight in Brazil, but if its vs Weidman, there's no reason he should have to fight Belfort in front of a hostile crowd just because Belfort can't use TRT in the US.

What good is a champion who can only fight in one country?



I used to think GSP was only allowed to fight in Canada

Post #11   11/25/13 12:51:48PM   

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Posted by FlashyG

Maybe if its vs Anderson I can see holding the fight in Brazil, but if its vs Weidman, there's no reason he should have to fight Belfort in front of a hostile crowd just because Belfort can't use TRT in the US.

What good is a champion who can only fight in one country?



can belfort get his license in vegas? with the TRT? I figured the reason he's been fighting brazil so much is because they won't license him in the U.S. this is a legitimate question if anybody knows



My understanding is he can only fight in Brazil while using TRT which is why his last 3 fights were there.



I'm sure Texas is more then willing to have him



I'm sure they are as well. They do not honor other SAC rulings in most cases.

Post #12   11/25/13 2:28:57PM   

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VS weidman/silva winner i hope. Lets not forget how this works lol.

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