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Jun 22, 2015 2:28 pm

Miocic Confident His Wrestling Skills Will Trump Werdum’s Black Belt Grappling

Fabricio Werdum did the unthinkable at UFC 188 when he stepped into the octagon to challenge champion Cain Velasquez for his belt. Velasquez was outclassed and outperformed and Werdum ultimately submitted him in the third round to become the new UFC Heavyweight Champion. Werdum, usually the underdog, is now walking into his first championship defense...

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 22, 2015 8:00 am

UFC Fighters Talk About What Father’s Day Meant to Them

Father’s Day has come and gone and the fighters of the UFC talk about what it meant to them to spend time with their families on the special day. Anthony Pettis, Luke Rockhold, Ben Rothwell, Cain Velasquez, Matt Mitrione, Rafael dos Anjos, Eddie Alvarez, and Daniel Cormier talk about what Father’s Day means to them....

Jun 19, 2015 6:27 am

White Confirms Arlovski or Miocic As Next HW Title Challenger

Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1 MMA) became the undisputed UFC heavyweight champion last weekend in Mexico City, this after he submitted Cain Velasquez in the third-round of their title unification bout at UFC 180. After Werdum’s stunning victory, many fans were left wondering who would be next to challenge the newly crowned “Badddest man on the planet.”...

Jun 17, 2015 1:00 pm

JDS Makes His Case For A Shot At UFC Champion Fabricio Werdum

Former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos is in a perfect postion to be the next heavyweight title challenger, according to himself. With Fabricio Werdum beating Cain Velasquez last weekend, Dos Santos believes that he is an obvious choice for his first challenger. Dos Santos told Sportv: “I’m working towards that, no doubt about it. I...

Jun 17, 2015 7:23 am

Matt Brown: ‘Werdum Is Not The GOAT’

“He just now got the belt, he just now unified the belt. It’s kind of like saying Weidman is the greatest because he beat one of the greatest. You’ve got to make your own way. The whole ‘greatest of all time’ is not a linear thing. You don’t take that from someone just because you...

Jun 16, 2015 2:58 pm

UFC 188 Medical Suspensions: Werdum Could Be Out 6 Months

  Medical suspensions for UFC 188 are in. The UFC released the official list of suspension early today. According to the list, new UFC champion Fabricio Werdum could face a total suspension of 180 days, if he doesn’t pass an MRI for his knee and thumb, along with a nasal x-ray. Velasquez, who Werdum beat,...

Jun 16, 2015 7:14 am

Dos Santos: ‘I’m Coming For You Werdum’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos was in attendance this past Saturday, in Mexico City, to see who would come out with the belt between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. Dos Santo has fought and beaten both men, although Velasquez has since avenged that loss. In fact, he has knocked out both men and...

Jun 16, 2015 7:02 am

White: ‘Werdum GOAT? Slow Down’––WATCH NOW

UFC president Dana White wants to slow down on the whole ‘Fabricio Werdum is the greatest heavyweight of all time’. Yes he beat Fedor and yes he just beat Cain Velasquez, but White isn’t ready to give the new champ the GOAT tag. What do you guys think? Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During...

Jun 14, 2015 7:06 pm

Dos Anjos & Werdum Show off Their Gold: ‘Brazil Now Has 3 Belts’

Kings MMA now hosts two of Ultimate Fighting Championship’s titles, giving Brazil three out of a possible ten belts! Rafael Dos Anjos won his UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 185 when he shocked the world in dominant fashion by defeating Anthony Pettis. Fabricio Werdum, in similar shocking fashion, dethroned UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez at...

Jun 14, 2015 3:50 pm

UFC Returns to Mexico in November for ‘TUF Latin America” Finale

Hours after concluding their biggest event in Mexico to date in “UFC 188”, UFC President Dana White announced the company will be returning there later on this year! ‘The Ultimate Fighter Latin Amercia’ Season 2 finale is set to take place in Monterrey, Mexico on November 21st. White confirmed the news during the “UFC 188”...

Jun 14, 2015 12:29 pm

UFC 188 Draws Over 21,000 For Return to Mexico City

UFC President Dana White announced the figures of “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum” after the conclusion of the event during the post fight press conference. Mexico City Arena housed over 21,036 ravenous fans as they got to see Werdum dethrone Velasquez in the main-event championship bout. The gate was not released, but they broke records...

Jun 14, 2015 10:03 am

Wanderlei Silva’s Insane Reaction to Werdum’s Win at UFC 188

Wanderlei Silva is a happy man! Several weeks ago, his lifetime ban was lifted and now his good friend Fabricio Werdum just became the UFC Heavyweight Champion! Werdum walked into the octagon as the underdog on enemy soil at UFC 188 when he squared off with Cain Velasquez in Mexico. Velasquez’s conditioning, usually an advantage,...

Jun 14, 2015 9:00 am

WATCH! Werdum Talks Title Win Backstage After UFC 188

New UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum spoke about his historic victory over Cain Velasquez at UFC 188 with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi backstage in Mexico City. Werdum walked into enemy territory and walked out with the grandest prize of them all. Check out his interview above! Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview...

Jun 14, 2015 7:51 am

‘2 or 3 Months? I Prepared For this Fight for 2 Years!’

In February 2015, it was announced that Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum would be meeting at UFC 188 to unify their heavyweight championships in Mexico City, Mexico. While the fight was announced three months from the fight date, Werdum admits he has been preparing for this fight for almost two years. “I prepared for this...

Jun 14, 2015 12:36 am

Who should be next to fight Fabricio Werdum?

Fabricio Werdum became the undisputed baddest man on the planet Saturday night in Mexico City, this by defeating Cain Velasquez in the main event of UFC 188. “Vai Cavalo” was able to dismantle Cain Velasquez on the feet during the opening 10 minutes of their championship fight before eventually submitting the now former champion in...

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...

Jun 12, 2015 4:57 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 188’ Edition

  The ‘UFC 188’ weigh ins just went down and that means we have all those intense staredowns for your viewing pleasure. It’s champion vs. champion in Saturdays main event when Cain Velasquez takes on Fabricio Werdum for the unified UFC heavyweight title. Gilbert Melendez finally meets up with Eddie Alvarez in huge fight for...

Jun 12, 2015 4:35 pm

UFC 188 Weigh-In Results

‘UFC 188’ goes down tomorrow night and the fighters have all weighed in to make things official. The main event between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will decide the unified heavyweight title of the world. In the co-main event two former champions from other promotions finally meet in a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Gilbert...

Jun 12, 2015 12:10 pm

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 188 Embedded, main card fighters Tecia Torres and Charles Rosa craft the perfect social media post by the pool. Interested onlooker Junior Dos Santos, former UFC heavyweight champion, breaks down the weekend’s main event. Then UFC 188’s big names face off at media day, including heavyweight headliners Cain Velasquez and...