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Vitor Belfort Tweets Pic of Broken Hand, Says He’s ‘Very Sad’ About Pulling Out of UFC 147 Main Event

Vitor Belfort tweeted a pic of his broken hand that forced him out of the UFC 147 main event against fellow TUF Brazil coach Wanderlei Silva this morning. Belfort also passed along the following message to his fans. Translation via 5thRound.com:

“Cannot sleep thinking about what happened. I am very sad very sad but I know I will come back strong. Still cannot believe what happened, more so in life is to overcome our obstacles we count on you guys.”

It’s unclear how long the injury will keep Belfort out of action.

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