Vitor Belfort's retirement fight has been delayed

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Today saw the emergence of the unfortunate news that the middleweight matchup between Uriah Hall and Vitor Belfort is to be scrapped from this weekend's UFC St. Louis following Hall's inability to make it to the scales to weigh-in.

This should be a fun main event between two unsafe featherweights with fight-ending firepower.

Stephens doesn't possess Choi's explosiveness, but he is a tough, gritty competitor who isn't afraid of trading heavy leather and has a more developed striking game now than he did in the past. My mom's like, 'You've got to embrace it.

Doo Ho Choi to win by TKO in Rd2. More importantly to most, though, this was slated as the final MMA contest for the 40-year-old Belfort, who has had one of the more stellar careers in UFC history.

Of course, these things happen in this sport but with this pull-out the legendary Vitor Belfort has been deprived of his retirement fight. The four-fight main card airs live at 10 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1. The Brazilian, after a recent run that has seen him get knocked out four times in his last six outings, intended on calling it a day after taking on the admittedly terrible matchup that Hall presented him with.

In December 2016, Korean fighter Dooho Choi was the talk of the UFC after turning in a Fight of the Year performance opposite Cub Swanson at UFC 206 in Toronto. I think I did more than enough.

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Paige VanZant to win by decision.

He recently did an interview on the UFC Unfiltered podcast to discuss this fight.

A scary incident has led to UFC St. Louis losing its co-main event, meaning Vitor Belfort's retirement fight will have to wait.

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Kamaru Usman to win by decision.

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