Originally Posted by billwilliams70
My "beef" with what Belfort said is in bold. How can he really believe he was winning? Neither fighter had really done ANYTHING up to that point. It was over a minute into the fight before anyone even threw a real punch. I don't think that was lost in the translation either.
My friends and I were watching the fight and after about 70 seconds, the first leg kick was thrown and hit Silva's leg. I said "Well, so far, Belfort gets the decision." Aside from that, it was even; I think Vitor's still feeling that face kick.