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Ronaldo Souza – Vitor Belfort to main event the May 14th UFC Fight Night event

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The UFC announced on Tuesday that Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza will meet Vitor Belfort in the main event of a UFC Fight Night event on May 14th.

Ronaldo Souza (22-4) is currently on a one-fight losing streak. He made his UFC debut against Chris Camozzi, which he won by first round triangle choke in May of 2013. In his next three bouts, he beat Yushin Okami in September of 2013 by first round TKO, then beat Francis Carmont in February of 2014 by unanimous decision. In his next and last bout prior to UFC on Fox 15, he beat Gegard Mousasi in September of 2014 by third-round guillotine choke. He Chris Camozzi at UFC on Fox 15 by first round armbar. He lost to Yoel Romero by split decision at UFC 194.

Vitor Belfort (25-11) is on a one-fight winning streak. In his last six bouts, he is 4-2. He lost to Jon Jones at UFC 152 by fourth-round keylock. He then ripped off a three-fight winning streak. He beat Michael Bisping in January of 2013 by second-round TKO, a first round heel kick knockout of Luke Rockhold in May of 2013 and then a first round head kick of Dan Henderson in November of 2013. He was finished in the first-round by Chris Weidman in their title fight at UFC 187. He finished Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77 by first round KO.

This event will be airing on FOX Sports 1, but does not have a location in Brazil as of yet.



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