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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 14, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Werdum & Velasquez’s Post-Fight Interviews (Full)

After a stunning submission finish, new heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum talks with Joe Rogan inside the Octagon about the fight and his opponent. Rogan also chats with former champ Cain Velasquez about his thoughts on the fight. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 13, 2015 10:51 pm

UFC 188 Bonus Report: Werdum earns an extra 50k for his upset win over Velasquez

Tonight’s UFC 188 pay-per-view event in Mexico City produced some memorable fights and thrilling finishes. Four UFC fighters walked away from the event with bonuses, as Patrick Williams, Fabricio Werdum, Yair Rodriguez and Charles Rosa all pocketed and extra $50,000 for their respective efforts. Fight of the night: Rosa vs Rodriguez Yair Rodriguez showcased some...

Jun 13, 2015 1:43 pm

‘UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum’ Results

UFC 188 goes down tonight in Mexico City with the unified UFC heavyweight title on the line in the main event when Cain Velasquez faces off against Fabricio Werdum. Before that goes down Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez will finally get to battle each other in a fight that has been talked about for a...


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 10:46 am

Cain Camp Promising Brutal Beating Following Werdum Trash Talk

“The last guy who said things about Cain was Junior [dos Santos], he said he hits soft. And he got beat up twice. So I think Fabricio would have been better off keeping quiet.” “I’ve known Fabricio, I’ve known him for years. When I see him I go over and shake his hand. I hadn’t...

Jun 11, 2015 11:36 am

Werdum: ‘Cain Wasn’t Born Here, He’s Not “Mexican, Mexican”‘

“I went to breakfast this morning and I ran into Cain Velasquez. I went over to say hi to Cain Velasquez and he said, ‘I’m not going to say hello.’ I asked, ‘Why?’ He said, ‘Because you bad-mouthed me.’ “I’m sure that Cain Velasquez wanted to say hi, but someone told him something. I think...

Jun 11, 2015 11:04 am

Werdum: ‘Luke Rockhold is a nobody’

“I went to breakfast this morning and I ran into Cain Velasquez. I went over to say hello to Cain Velasquez and he said, ‘I’m not going to say hello.’ I asked, ‘Why?’ He said, ‘Because you bad-mouthed me.’ I’m sure that Cain Velasquez wanted to say ‘Hi,’ but someone told him something. I think...

Jun 11, 2015 10:51 am

WATCH! UFC 188: ‘Velasquez vs. Werdum’ EA Simulation

There can be only one! EA SPORTS UFC’s sim engine takes on the Heavyweight Title Bout, Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum, at UFC 188. Agree with the outcome? Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 10:43 am

Werdum: ‘Cain’s Knee Surgery More Strategy Than Injury’

“I’m sure Cain had an injured knee. No doubt about it. But, it wasn’t a surgery that needed to be done right away. It was minimal, very simple. Easy. I think that it was part of his strategy, because he knew that I had the will to win and that I was going to win....

Jun 11, 2015 4:03 am

Cormier And Florian Breakdown Velasquez vs. Werdum

Our UFC Tonight analysts share their predictions for UFC 188. UFC TONIGHT Host Kenny Florian on Cain Velasquez’s fighting strength: “This guy is non-stop action. His whole game is to pressure his opponent and make them suffer and see who breaks first. He’s one of the most exciting fighters in the UFC.”   UFC TONIGHT...

Jun 10, 2015 2:32 pm

D.C.: Werdum Really Pissed Off Cain, Now He’s In Big Trouble’

Daniel Cormier is afraid for Fabricio Werdum, very afraid. The new UFC light-heavyweight champion sent out a tweet saying that Werdum has really pissed Velasquez off. He didn’t give details about why the champ was so angry, but perhaps it has something to do with the comment he made about being more Mexican that Velasquez....

Jun 10, 2015 1:51 pm

ELEVATION! Werdum Planning On A Gassed Velasquez

“I expect a different win. I want to surprise the entire world one more time, especially the doubters. It won’t be easy, though. In a perfect world, I see him trying to take me down. I land a front kick to the body or his face, or I submit him quickly after he takes me...

Jun 10, 2015 1:41 pm

Coach: 25-Minutes With Cain Will Be A JDS Type Beating For Werdum

“By saying a zero chance, it’s not an actual statement. I’m saying he has little chance. The bottom line is from what I viewed of the Mark Hunt fight [at UFC 180], Mark Hunt was beating him in the stand-up the first round, thrashing him somewhat on the ground…is Mark Hunt some great jiu-jitsu guy?...

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 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 11:01 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down ‘UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum’

Heavyweights Cain Velasquez and Fabrício Werdum compete for the undisputed UFC heavyweight championship belt this Saturday at UFC 188 in Mexico City. John Gooden and Dan Hardy give you the run down in Unibet’s Inside The Octagon. Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Jun 8, 2015 8:05 am

Velasquez: ‘Werdum Isn’t the Real Champ, I’m Not Afraid of His Game’

Cain Velasquez has not stepped into the octagon since his last championship defense against Junior dos Santos at UFC 166 in October 2013. The heavyweight champion will make his long awaited return at UFC 188 this weekend when he clashes with interim champion Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City, Mexico. Werdum has barely shown any weaknesses...

Jun 8, 2015 7:00 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum”

Heavyweights Cain Velasquez and Fabrício Werdum compete for the undisputed UFC heavyweight championship belt this Saturday. Let John Gooden and Dan Hardy give you the run down in Unibet’s Inside The Octagon. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

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 5, 2015 1:28 pm

WATCH! UFC Fighters Pick Winner Of Velasquez Vs. Werdum

A bunch of UFC fighters give their opinion on the upcoming heavyweight title fight between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. Who do you pick? WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

May 31, 2015 9:21 am

“UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum” Extended Preview

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez will be making his long awaited return to the octagon at UFC 188 when he faces interim champion Fabricio Werdum. The event is set to take place in Mexico City, Mexico where Velasquez will no doubt have the home-field advantage. Check out this extended preview of their upcoming fight in...

May 29, 2015 6:45 am

Werdum Questions Velasquez’s Injury Claims

Fabricio Werdum isn’t so sure that Cain Velasquez was as injured as he said when he pulled out of their previously scheduled fight. Werdum spoke with Bleacher Report about his upcoming opponent and mentioned that the UFC champion knew things wouldn’t have gone his way that night. Here’s what he had to say: “This is...

May 22, 2015 12:01 am

Cain Velasquez: ‘Werdum’s Interim Title Doesn’t Matter To Me’

The UFC champion recently talked to BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about his upcoming title defense against Fabricio Werdum, who is currently the interim champion after beating Mark Hunt. So what does the champ think of the ‘interim’ belt? “As far as there being an interim champion right now, to me it doesn’t matter,” said Velasquez,...

May 20, 2015 12:59 pm

Werdum Taking Unique Approach to Training Chin for Velasquez

Mexico City hosts the title unification between heavyweight champions Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez. Cain Velasquez won the UFC Heavyweight Championship from Junior dos Santos at UFC 155 and had only defended it twice since then. Velasquez has suffered a couple injuries that forced him out of action including a bout with Fabricio Werdum at...