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White: Weidman-Belfort next — in Brazil?

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The UFC wants its next middleweight title fight to feature Chris Weidman versus Vitor Belfort — and company brass is not against hosting it in Brazil. UFC president Dana White said on Friday that the defending champion Weidman (12-0) wants to meet Belfort in his next title defense. The two were originally scheduled to fight at UFC 173 in May, but Belfort (24-10) was ultimately pulled due to licensing issues. “[Weidman] wants to fight Vitor Belfort,” White said.

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