“The Phenom” continued to write on Twitter on why he wanted to fight Weidman. “I think this is the fight that will credence me to a title fight so that is what happened,” Belfort wrote on Twitter. “I want the belt but I am not desperate I think weidman is the next for the belt, but Anderson Silva deserve to see who is next. So let’s make this fight the next contender belfort vs weidman the next contender for Anderson Silva.”
Weidman has made it known that he wants his next fight to be against Silva for the UFC title and reacted to Belfort’s comments on his Twitter page.
Love ya @vitorbelfort but you already had your shot at the belt and Im sure u will have another in the future.Rt now is my time though @ufc