Vitor Belfort has announced that his next fight will be his last (barring the unlikely event that the UFC introduces a ‘legends’ division), and Hector Lombard wants to be the last man who faces “The Phenom”.
Following Belfort’s stoppage loss to Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 106, the Brazilian star he wants to fight out his UFC contract, which has one bout left on it. Well, more recently, Lombard tweeted out the following comment:
— Hector Lombard (@HectorLombard) March 15, 2017
Lombard is coming off a decision loss to Johny Hendricks, which was the Cuban fighter’s third straight defeat. Lombard’s challenge comes not long after the middleweight was involved in a scary looking car crash, but thankfully it sounds like the powerful fighter’s okay.