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[Interview] UFC 168: Vitor Belfort talks Silva leg injury & upcoming title shot

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UFC 168 ended on a sour note, as Anderson Silva, one of the sports greatest fighters of all-time, suffered a horrific leg break in his rematch with middleweight champion Chris Weidman.

With Weidman being announced as the victor via TKO, UFC President Dana White had already confirmed that the next challenger for the 185-pound belt would be MMA legend, and surging middleweight, Vitor Belfort.

[READ: UFC 168 Results: Weidman retains belt in horrific scene]

At the post-fight press conference following UFC 168, Belfort spoke with select media, and National MMA Examiner Ryan McKinnell was on hand to document the action.

In this clip, briefly hear the 36-year-old legend's take on the tragic outcome of UFC 168's main event, his thoughts on his place in the sport and what he plans to do with Chris Weidman now that they will officially be meeting sometime in the near future (no date has been announced).


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