|Nickname The Phenom||Birthdate 4/1/1977|
|Height / Weight 6'0" - 185||Place of Birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
UFC 142 results: Vitor Belfort submits Anthony Johnson by submission (rear naked choke) at 4:49 of round 1
Vitor Belfort is one of the biggest stars of the early UFC. Belfort won the UFC light-heavyweight championship from Randy Couture in 2004. Belfort amazed fans when he debuted in 1996 and quickly gained a reputation as one of the hardest, fastest punchers in the sport. He has fought all over the world for such major promotions as PRIDE, UFC and Strikeforce.