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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...

May 19, 2015 4:24 pm

THE CHAMP! Cain’s Focus on Jiu Jitsu Ahead Of Werdum Bout

BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage catches up with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, as Cain prepares for his upcoming title defense against Fabricio Werdum. The two heavyweights square off in the UFC 188 main event, on June 13.

Apr 21, 2015 3:56 am

This Fan Made ‘Velasquez vs. Werdum’ Trailer Will Hype You Up

The production team at UFC are amazing at what they do, but this fan-made trailer for UFC 188 will give you chills. Cain Velasquez is set to unify his and Fabricio Werdum’s UFC Heavyweight Championships at UFC 188 on June 13, 2015 at Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico! GET HYPED! WATCH! Khabib...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Coach vs Coach Challenge! — Werdum Tells Cain To Have Mendes Fight Cordeiro

“Velasquez’s coach usually doesn’t talk too much, I don’t see him talking before the fights, and you can see that his athlete isn’t well. Cain hasn’t fought in two years, so he wants to put him back up by talking. If he really is the champion’s coach, he doesn’t need to talk. If he wants,...

Apr 16, 2015 8:41 pm

Werdum: ‘Cain’s Injury Withdrawal Just Strategy’

“Cain Velasquez is very experienced, he is always walking forward and mixes his boxing with his wrestling very well” He told Portal do Vale Tudo. “He’s very conditioned. To be honest, I don’t think his last injury was that serious, I think it was more of a strategy. I don’t think he wasn’t able to...

Apr 9, 2015 2:49 am

Werdum: “I’ll show everyone who the real champion is”

A confident UFC interim heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum stopped by the UFC Tonight studios to preview his upcoming fight against Cain Velasquez. Here’s highlights: Fabricio Werdum on finally facing Cain Velasquez for the title: “On June 13, I’ll show everyone who’s the real champion.” Werdum on who the Mexican crowd will be rooting for in...

Apr 8, 2015 8:16 pm

Cormier: ‘Werdum, Don’t Carry the Belt! You’re Not the Champ!’

“The UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez told me to tell you to stop carrying the belt everywhere. It’s making him mad. If you take it to the Florida media tour, he’s going to take it away from you. To be the man, you have to beat the man.” UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez’s injuries left...

Apr 2, 2015 3:47 pm

Werdum Eyeing Short Title Run, Then Commentating Gig

“I think when I become a champion I will have 3 or 4 more fights and that’s it. I’m going to do my new career as a UFC commentator.” UFC Heavyweight Championship contender Fabricio Werdum recently sat down with Boris Dealon and broke down how long he plans to be champion and what he will...

Mar 5, 2015 10:33 am

Werdum Perfects The No-Touch Knock Out

UFC interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum can knock you out with just one look. Watch! (Click here if player doesn’t load) Post by Fabricio Werdum.

Mar 3, 2015 2:50 pm

UFC’S Andre ‘Touchy’ Fili Has A ‘Weird Feeling About Werdum Vs. Velasquez’

Team Alpha Male’s Andre ‘Touchy’ Fili stopped by last Thursdays episode of Stud Show Radio. The UFC featherweight discussed several fighters and fights including the upcoming heavyweight title fight between the champion Cain Velasquez and challenger Fabricio Werdum. Werdum has been on a tear. Since 2009 he has won 8 of his last 9 fights...

Feb 25, 2015 6:52 am

Werdum: ‘I’ll Beat Velasquez Just Like I Beat Fedor’

Recently the UFC announced that Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum would headline UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. The bout will be a title unification bout, with Velasquez being the current UFC heavyweight champion, and Werdum being the interim UFC heavyweight champion after defeating Mark Hunt via KO at UFC 180. Werdum spoke...

Feb 22, 2015 9:39 pm

Velasquez vs. Werdum Set For UFC 188 In Mexico

The highly anticipated title-unification bout between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, has been set for UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. Televisa Deportes broke the news, which was later confirmed by UFC. Velasquez hasn’t been in the Octagon since September of 2013, when he picked up a...

Feb 20, 2015 9:23 am

Werdum: Silva should honor his word and retire

UFC interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (19-5-1 MMA) recently spoke with Brazilian news outlet Globo about Anderson Silva’s positive test for performance enhancing drugs (PED’s). Werdum cited an interview “The Spider” did in October of 2014, where Anderson called for a lifetime ban on all fighters caught taking PED’s: “When the guys test for the...

Feb 8, 2015 8:54 am

Werdum: Reebok Deal Is Only Good For Top Fighters

Since the UFC announced its new sponsorship deal with Reebok, which will go into effect later this year, many fighters and fans alike have taken note of the way the sponsorship will reward fighters based solely on their ranking. Fabricio Werdum discussed the deal with MMAFighting: “It’s not 100 percent set how it’s going to...

Jan 26, 2015 5:05 am

Werdum: “2015 Is My Year”

Fabricio Werdum closed out 2014 on a high note, defeating Mark Hunt at UFC 180 to win the interim UFC heavyweight championship. The win put Werdum in a spot to potentially unify the interim belt with the heavyweight championship when Cain Velasquez returns to the cage and the pair face off. He spoke about the...

Jan 14, 2015 5:02 am

UFC Heavyweight Josh Barnett Breaks Down Velasquez vs. Werdum

“Werdum is known to be quite good on the ground and I don’t know, I actually don’t believe he would have any hesitation in throwing big knees and kicks,” Barnett stated. “It’s the usual sort of thing where he might say, well, you know, ‘I don’t want that guy to have the opportunity to punch...

Jan 5, 2015 3:02 pm

Werdum Calls For ‘Old-School’ MMA Rules Against Jones

Following his win over Daniel Cormier at UFC 182, Jon Jones spoke about the possibility of moving up to heavyweight eventually. The talks were nothing new, as Jones had previously said he was eyeing a move to heavyweight in the future, and that he would fight interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum ‘every day, all day’....