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Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez 2 may move to UFC 196 Super Bowl weekend

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - JUNE 12: (L-R) Cain Velasquez of the United States and Fabricio Werdum of Brazil face off during the UFC 188 weigh-in inside the Arena Ciudad de Mexico on June 12, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images) Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLCThe heavyweight title rematch between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez could be shifted...
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Fabricio Werdum, Cain Velasquez rematch likely for stadium

It appears as though the UFC is targeting a stadium show for a heavyweight championship rematch between current champion Fabricio Werdum and former title holder Cain Velasquez. According to Werdum, who spoke with, the UFC is targeting a pay-per-view event at Arena da Baixada stadium in Curitiba which holds 42,000 fans. The event would take place in March. “It’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum Gets Cameo In Halo 5: Guardians Game

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is a big fan of the hugely successful video game franchise ‘Halo’ and so it was no doubt a dream come true when Microsoft developers offered him the chance to have a cameo appearance in the latest sequel, ‘Halo 5: Guardians’ which comes out in October. “Fabricio Werdum makes a small cameo appearance in Halo 5: Guardians,” A Microsoft...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum open to rematch with Fedor

    Fedor Emelianenko has expressed interest in returning to MMA, and Fabricio Werdum is open to giving him a rematch. Reports emerged last month saying the Last Emperor wanted to return to the sport after retiring three years ago. He said he was interested in facing Werdum who, in 2010, handed him his first loss since 2000. Emelianenko went on to lose to Big Foot Silva and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Fabricio Werdum the Greatest of All Time?

When Cain Velasquez tapped his hand on the mat at UFC 188, time stood still for a second. Outside of a flash knockout loss to Junior Dos Santos, Velasquez had looked unbeatable throughout his entire mixed martial arts career. Suddenly he was at his most vulnerable. When Fabricio Werdum clasped onto Velasquez’s neck in Mexico City and squeezed, it brought an odd clarity to Werdum’s...
Via The Sports Post
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Junior dos Santos Calls For New UFC Champ Fabricio Werdum

The Fabricio Werdum vs. Junior dos Santos II campaign has officially launched. And take a wild guess at who is spearheading the charge. With the sweat still fresh on Werdum’s freshly-minted undisputed UFC heavyweight title belt, dos Santos is making his play for first dibs. “#WerdumvsDosSantos2 I’m coming for that belt. Let’s do this Werdum!” dos Santos tweeted late Monday...
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 188: Werdum Spoils Velasquez Return With Win

MEXICO CITY — Location can play a factor in a fight. At UFC 188, UFC 188: Werdum Spoils Velasquez Return With Win learned the hard way in Mexico City. Fighting for the first time in nearly two years, Velasquez returned to defend the title against Fabricio Werdum. For Velasquez, this was his first time fighting in Mexico and dealing with the high altitude which would play a factor...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum submits Cain Velasquez at UFC 188

Maybe Cain Velasquez was a lot more rusty than most people expected entering his fight against Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez, who hadn’t fought in a year and a half, lost to Werdum by third-round submission at UFC 188 on Saturday night in Mexico City. The former UFC heavyweight champion showed signs of being gassed towards the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fighter Profile: Fabricio Werdum

Fabricio’s troll face Fabricio Werdum is the current UFC interim heavyweight champion and this weekend he will square off against reigning champion Cain Velasquez.  Fabricio has shown great improvement with his fighting and could end up being the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world.  Showing great strides in his striking and as a world class grappler, Werdum will be...
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum Suffered Carbon Monoxide Scare In Mexico Fight Camp

UFC heavyweight title challenger Fabricio Werdum suffered a life-threatening carbon monoxide incident in the first day of his training camp in Mexico recently as he began preparations to take on Cain Velasquez at UFC 180 on November 15th. Werdum and 12 others including famed coach Rafael Cordeiro, the heavyweight’s brother Felipe Werdum and former UFC fighter Renato “Babalu...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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