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Jun 14, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Werdum Chokes Out Velasquez in 3rd Round

Fabricio Werdum shocked the world on Saturday night at UFC 188 when he dethroned Cain Velasquez for the UFC Heavyweight Championship. Velasquez had a strong showing in the opening round, but fatigue started to become a factor for the former champion in the second round. Werdum started to take the driver’s seat in the second...

Jun 13, 2015 10:47 am

Arlovski’s Pulling For Velasquez To Win, Hopes To Get Title Shot

“I don’t want to be like pretty much all fighters, just pull some names and that is it. So it is up to the UFC. If they decide to put me against the winner of UFC 188, it would be great. If I have to fight more, I will fight more. It’s ok.” “I hope...

Jun 12, 2015 12:55 pm

Arlovski Down For Rothwell Scrap

“It’s totally up to UFC. He’s a character. At this point, every top-10, top-15 fighter in my division is dangerous and it will be an honor to fight all of them.” Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski talked to MMAFighting about the recent call out from Ben Rothwell. Both Junior Dos Santos and Arlovski are...

Jun 12, 2015 12:18 pm

Cain Velasquez: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk, I’ll Show Werdum What I Can Do’

UFC heavyweight champion of the world Cain Velasquez is ready to go to war against the interim champion Fabricio Werdum, this Saturday in Mexico City. The AKA fighter talked to our own Layzie The Savage about the fight itself and what threats his Brazilian opponent possess . Do I think [Fabricio Werdum] is the most dangerous...


Jun 12, 2015 8:16 am

THUG LIFE! Fabricio Werdum Gives Velasquez ‘Troll Face’

THUG LIFE!! Hahahaha #UFC188 #ufcmexico2 #redot #mhp A video posted by Fabricio Werdum (@werdum) on Jun 11, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT UFC heavyweight interim champion Fabricio Werdum met face to face with his opponent, Cain Velasquez at media day yesterday and decided to make things slightly weird by making a strange face at the champ....

Jun 11, 2015 9:54 am

Velasquez: ‘My Fighting Style Is The Mexican Style’

“There’s no surprise what my gameplan is. Obviously, a lot of pressure on him and try to attack him everywhere.” “I always picture one of those wars. That’s me in my head. It gets me ready to train, just to have that thinking that this fight is going to go on the feet. It’s going...

Jun 11, 2015 7:20 am

Matt Mitrione Calls Out Travis Browne

Hey Travis Browne, I think Matt Mitrione wants to fight you. UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione just left the octagon in a losing effort against Ben Rothwell, but already wants back in. ‘Meathead’ took the popular route of calling out guys on twitter. Actually, there was only one guy he called out, several times. Had 7...

Jun 10, 2015 12:35 pm

Schaub: ‘Fighting No Longer Makes Financial Sense For Me Under Reebok Deal’

UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub isn’t sure if he will fight in the UFC again. The TUF alum says that because of the new Reebok deal, where he would only make 10K, he doesn’t see the benefit in fighting anymore, since he has so many other things going on outside of the cage. Here’s what he...

Jun 10, 2015 9:50 am

Werdum: ‘My Girlfriend’s Ex-Boyfriend Embarrassed Me’

Fabricio Werdum might be the interim UFC heavyweight champion now, but things weren’t always so bright when it came to his martial arts career. He wasn’t always the top-level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner that he is today and in fact it all started one day on a beach. Werdum told MMAFighting about the time that he...

Jun 10, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum: ‘I Can Win, Even If No One Believes In Me’

Fabricio Werdum is hoping to cash in that interim UFC heavyweight title for a unified belt this Saturday in Mexico City. First, he has to beat the champ Cain Velasquez, who has only lost once in his career, suffering a quick KO loss to Junior Dos Santos. Werdum is on a 5-fight win streak and...

Jun 10, 2015 4:58 am

Cain: ‘Losing The Belt Was Good For Me’

Check out this video interview with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, where he talks about losing the belt and coming back to win it. UFC Champ Vain Velasquez on AKA’s Injury Rate: ‘We train hard, we spar hard, but it’s not just our gym’

Jun 10, 2015 3:59 am

Ben Rothwell Goes Full Evil With His Cat

Looks like we haven’t seen the last of whatever that strange speech was that UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell delivered after defeating Matt Mitrione. Here’s a quick refresher: Umm, so this happened! #UFCNOLA https://t.co/fAjD4z7rqW — UFC (@ufc) June 7, 2015 Rothwell said he did it to make some noise and to get people to pay attention...

Jun 9, 2015 2:35 pm

CAIN! ‘Werdum not the real champ, and I’m ready to settle the score’

Interim champion, full champion, this champion, that champion; Cain Velasquez is tired of talking about it. The UFC heavyweight champion will fight Fabricio Werdum this weekend in Mexico City. Werdum is the interim champion and of course the winner of the fight will be the unified champion. So, does Velasquez see Werdum as the champ?...

Jun 9, 2015 1:07 pm

Rothwell: ‘I’m not getting any respect’

UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell isn’t feeling the love that he feels he deserves. After beating Matt Mitrione this past weekend he gave one of the stranger post-fight speeches in recent memory, making bold statements very reminiscent of professional wrestling, and giving a creepy laugh at the end. When asked about the antic at the post-fight...

Jun 9, 2015 7:14 am

Matt Mitrione: ‘Split-Second Decision Cost Me The Fight’

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione is probably his biggest critic, especially when it comes to his recent loss in the octagon, this past Saturday. Mitrione went up against Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 68. Like most fights on the card, this one didn’t last very long. Most expected Mitrione to keep the fight on the...

Jun 9, 2015 5:34 am

Stipe Miocic: ‘I’m The Best In The Division’

UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic talks about LeBron James, the UFC/Reebok deal and explains why he is the best in the division. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 8, 2015 6:47 pm

‘I Feel More Mexican Than Cain Velasquez!’

UFC 188 is fast approaching and we will soon see the return of UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez. Velasquez, of Mexican heritage, will be fighting in his home country for the first time in his career and will receive a ravenous ovation, but Fabricio Werdum doesn’t think his will be far off! Werdum has moved...

Jun 8, 2015 2:41 pm

Rothwell: ‘I Doubt Velasquez Will Fight the Same Once PED Testing Starts’

Ben Rothwell is basking in the glory of his win from Saturday night when he dominated “Meathead” Matt Mitrione at UFC Fight Night 68. Rothwell cut an interview after the fight which put the entire heavyweight division on blast, and he vowed he would become the UFC Heavyweight Champion. Rothwell has his sights set on...

Jun 7, 2015 8:31 pm

Coach: Werdum Has No Chance, Velasquez Will Kill Him

Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will be unifying their UFC Heavyweight Championships at UFC 188 in Mexico City, Mexico next weekend. Even though he has shown incredible improvement in each of his octagon outings since returning in 2012, Javier Mendez still thinks Werdum has no chance at beating Cain Velasquez. “I’m very confident in this...

Jun 7, 2015 4:26 pm

Experts Break Down Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum

For the first time in almost two years, Cain Velasquez will be stepping back into the octagon to decide the fate of his UFC Heavyweight Championship. Fabricio Werdum will stand across from him, interim-championship in tow, ready to show Velasquez why he believes he will be the undisputed champion. The FOX Sports 1 crew previews...

Jun 7, 2015 9:37 am

CALLED OUT! Rothwell Wants Arlovski For Next Fight

Heavyweight Ben Rothwell put the rest of the division on notice last night after he viciously finished Matt Mitrione inside a round. Mitrione was looking to kick Rothwell out of the top ten with a victory at UFC Fight Night 68, but Rothwell had other plans in mind and will likely jump up a spot...

Jun 3, 2015 5:45 am

Mitrione Is Pretty Much A Bad Ass, And He Knows It

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione aka Meathead is set to do battle against Ben Rothwell this weekend and going into the fight he’s beaming with confidence. Mitrione stopped by The MMA Hour this week and talked about where he’s at in his career, and why he feels like right now he’s one of the best fighters...

Jun 2, 2015 5:55 am

Matt Mitrione: Jose Aldo Has Some ‘Huge Stones’

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione has been very vocal with his thoughts on the UFC/Reebok deal and is happy someone else is too. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo recently came out and blasted the deal. Mitrione was a guest on The MMA Hour and talked about Aldo’s comments, saying that he is grateful a champion finally...