852 Search Results for fabricio werdum

Jan 26, 2016 7:29 am

Josh Barnett on Werdum and Velasquez: ‘The fans will judge him’

When Fabricio Werdum announced he too was pulling out of the UFC 196 event against Stipe Miocic after Miocic agreed to step up, will more than likely take some incoming fire for jumping ship days from the event. Check out “The War Master” Barnett give his two cents in this interview.

Jan 21, 2016 5:43 pm

Werdum: I would have slapped McGregor at UFC 197 press conference

Conor McGregor stole the show at the UFC 197 press conference earlier this week when he put Rafael dos Anjos on blast for nearly 45 minutes. The most intense moment of the press conference however came when the pair had their first staredown at the end of the event. UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, who...

Jan 9, 2016 10:49 am

Video Interview: Cain Velasquez reflects on what went wrong in title loss to Werdum

Cain Velasquez is back in action after his losing his heavyweight title to Fabricio Werdum last year at UFC 188 via guillotine choke in the third round of their heavyweight conten Velasquez was out almost two years from competition due to injury before his last fight with Werdum in Mexico City Mexico.  Elevation may of...

Jan 6, 2016 9:44 am

Video Promo: UFC 196: Werdum vs. Velasquez 2 – A Clash of Titans

The year was 2010 the place was Anaheim, CA and Cain Velasquez defeated one of the fiercest heavyweights ever to step foot in the octagon and made history that night. It’s not long now until the rematch between former champ Cain Velasquez steps back into the octagon to reclaim the title that was once his...

Dec 30, 2015 11:10 pm

UFC 196: Werdum versus Velasquez II card coming together

UFC 196 is taking shape as more fights have been added to the UFC event website. The main event is slated to have UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and former champion Cain Velasquez in an immediate rematch for the title. UFC 196 takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada on Feb. 6. The current UFC 196...

Dec 24, 2015 9:56 am

PHOTO | Official Werdum vs. Velasquez II poster revealed

On February 6th Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship. The fight will go down at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where Fabricio Werdum will look to make his first successful title defense, while Velasquez will look to reclaim the belt that he lost. Check out...

Dec 16, 2015 9:36 am

McGregor’s manager refutes Werdum’s claims that McGregor wanted to train at Kings MMA

Prior to UFC 194, UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum revealed that Conor McGregor’s manager reached out to Kings MMA to ask if McGregor could train there. McGregor ultimately won the fight via KO in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Now, McGregor’s manager has refuted Werdum’s claims that McGregor ever tried to...

Dec 11, 2015 10:03 am

Werdum feeling confident he will beat Velasquez again

Fabricio Werdum is one of the most dominant heavyweights on the UFC roster. With that being said, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez was once the most dominant heavyweight. When the two first met inside the Octagon at UFC 188 earlier this year, Werdum dominated the fight until eventually getting a 3rd round guillotine, unifying...

Dec 6, 2015 2:09 pm

Werdum Video: Champ wants Jones after Velasquez rematch

Heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1 MMA) defeated Cain Velasquez (13-2 MMA) at UFC 188 in June at Mexico City, Mexico. Werdum is on a six fight win streak after suffering a loss to Alistair Overeem four years ago with Strikeforce at a Grand Prix quarterfinal. The Kings MMA champion discusses his future plans after a...

Nov 29, 2015 5:32 pm

Must See Video: Werdum flying kicks Lyoto!

Former champ Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida lives in Rancho Palos Verdes and it’s about 37.4 miles from Kings MMA, where current heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum trains. “The Dragon” (22-7 MMA) is seen in this video capturing some of his finer action/acting scenes. Fabricio “Vai Cavalo” Werdum (20-5 MMA) is currently ranked #7 in the pound...

Nov 20, 2015 12:25 pm

WATCH! Lyoto Machida Karate Kids the lights out of Werdum!

Size doesn't matter, the importance is technique!lol @werdum @speedofsport @chinzomachida Não importa o tamanho o que vale é a técnica.Mostre para um amigo como se derruba um campeão. #karatekid #miyagui #machidakarate A post shared by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Nov 20, 2015 at 10:37am PST Lyoto Machida showcases his best “Karate Kid” performance against UFC...

Nov 5, 2015 8:11 am

Werdum vs. Velasquez targeted for UFC 196

While there is still no word yet on when Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship, it looks like we’re getting closer to an official date. Ariel Helwani reported on UFC Tonight Wednesday evening that the UFC is looking to book the fight at UFC 196 on February...

Nov 2, 2015 11:43 pm

Werdum open to rematch with Fedor but does not see Emelianenko coming to the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on the MMA Hour and spoke with Ariel Helwani on a potential rematch with heavyweight great, Fedor Emelianenko. Werdum said that he does not see the Russian fighting in the UFC any time soon, probably tied with a two or three year contract with Rizin. “He deserved a fight...

Oct 20, 2015 10:02 pm

Werdum and Silva pressuring UFC to fight in Brazil

It’s no secret that the UFC frequently travels to Brazil to host events given the Brazilian crowd’s passion for the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. According to UFC Brazilian Office GM Giovanni Decker, former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum are both pressuring the UFC to make their next fights...

Oct 13, 2015 1:10 pm

Werdum Teases Fedor With Hilarious Photoshop

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is taking shots at Fedor Emelianenko and it’s pretty hilarious. The champ has a win over the MMA legend, back in Strikeforce, and was hoping to get the chance to fight him again in the UFC. Fedor also expressed interest in fighting Werdum, which led many to assume he was...

Oct 11, 2015 6:38 am

Gabi Garcia’s Trimmed Down, Still Massive Next To Werdum

Gabi Garcia is one of the most physically intimidating women in combat sports and is a grappling world champion to boot. Towering over her fellow female opponents in-competition is one thing, but to looks massive next to a UFC heavyweight champion is completely different! Fabricio Werdum checks in at six feet and four inches tall—...

Oct 10, 2015 10:30 am

Rafael Cordeiro: Werdum Will Keep The Belt – We Don’t Make Excuses Here

[ooyala code=”54NXV2dzrI71yy6vyZ1f1jDfUFGPzS4U” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Popular MMA Coach, and Kings MMA Founder, Rafael Cordeiro talks to BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about the upcoming UFC heavyweight title fight between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez. Who you got?

Oct 2, 2015 3:26 pm

Cain Velasquez On Werdum Rematch: ‘We’re Hearing March, In Brazil’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez took part in a fan Q&A prior to today’s UFC 192 weigh-ins in Houston, where he revealed that his rematch with Fabricio Werdum is being targeted for a March event in Brazil. “Now we’re hearing March in Brazil, so I’m happy about that,” Velasquez told MMAjunkie. “I’m looking to...

Oct 1, 2015 11:53 am

Werdum Says Velasquez Rematch ‘Will Happen in Brazilian Soccer Stadium’

From the sound of things, it looks like the rematch between UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and former champ Cain Velasquez will likely take place in Brazil, at a soccer stadium. That’s according to the champ himself, who told MMAFighting that it’s not official yet, but the fight will take place in March and will...

Sep 30, 2015 10:30 am

Werdum: ‘The UFC Would Have Been Better For Fedor’

Mixed Martial Arts legend Fedor Emelianenko will return to fighting on December 31st, this after signing a $2.5 million deal to fight for former Pride FC boss Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion. The news came as a disappointment to most fight fans, as many of the sports viewers have longed to see “The Last Emperor” test...

Sep 25, 2015 1:12 pm

Anderson Silva Expects To Fight On Same Card As Werdum, Possibly Against Michael Bisping

For those who didn’t know, an MMA event in Dagestan took place today and was streamed on UFC Fight Pass. UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was in attendance, along with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. At one point during the broadcast Silva was interviewed and asked about his career and his future in the...

Sep 11, 2015 1:48 am

FLASHBACK! Werdum Shocks The World –– Submits Fedor In First Round

  Back in 2010, heavyweight Fabricio Werdum entered the Strikeforce cage in what was the biggest fight of his career. He was set to take on MMA legend, Fedor Emelianenko, in the night’s main event. Fedor had not lost in 10 years and was considered to be unbeatable. Werdum was on a two fight win...

Sep 8, 2015 5:34 am

Dos Santos Will Train At ATT, Believes He Can KO Werdum Again

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is looking to get back to the gold once more and to do that he will first have to take out his next opponent, Alistair Overeem. The two have come across each other before, but have yet to enter the octagon together. Now they will get to...

Aug 22, 2015 10:35 am

Frank Mir: ‘Werdum vs. Velasquez Is A 50/50 Fight’

The UFC heavyweight title will once again be on the line when Fabricio Werdum meets Cain Velasquez in the octagon. The rematch will take place at a yet to be announced venue and date, but fans and fighters have already started debating how the second fight will go down. There are plenty who point to...

Aug 22, 2015 12:07 am

LOL – Animated Werdum Tests Out Troll Face Parachute

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is known for his amazing Jiu-Jitsu skills and, recently, his ability to defy the odds. He’s beaten Fedor Emelianenko and Cain Velasquez. Those two wins alone speak for themselves. The guy’s on a hot streak and it doesn’t seem that anyone has an answer for how to stop him. He’s...

Aug 21, 2015 2:59 pm

Velasquez Comes Out As Slight Favorite Over Champ Werdum

Fabricio Werdum shocked the world (again) when he beat UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in Mexico City this past June. However, with the rematch announced, it appears that oddsmakers aren’t ready to give him the nod. According to the current odds on BestFightOdds.com, the former champ is actually the slight favorite. The venue and date...