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Fabricio Werdum Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 24-9-1 NC(1)

Born in Porto Alegre, Werdum started training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu after being choked unconscious with a triangle choke by the ex-boyfriend of his girlfriend. He trained with Marcio Corleta at the Porto Alegre Academy, Winner Behring. After success in competitive Brazilian jiu-jitsu and submission grappling, he started his career in MMA. He moved to Spain to join his mother, who had been living in Madrid. As a purple belt, he started teaching the art of Brazilian jiu-jitsu in Madrid and other cities of Spain. Despite only training with white and blue belts, he became a BJJ World Champion, being promoted to the rank of black belt by Master Sylvio Behring three years later.

Last Fight: Renan Ferreira
Age: 45
Height 6'4"
Weight 242 lbs
Nick Name: "Vai Cavalo"
Nationality: Brazil
Association: Werdum Combat TeamKings MMA
24 Wins
KO / TKO
6
25%
Submission
12
50%
Decisions
6
25%
9 Losses
KO / TKO
3
33%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
6
66%

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Residence Torrance, California, U.S.
Reach 77 in (196 cm)
Style Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Team Kings MMAWerdum Combat Team Akhmat Fight Club
Rank 2nd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Octávio "Ratinho" CoutoBlack belt in JudoBlack belt in Muay Thai under Rafael Cordeiro
Years active 2002–present (MMA)

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Fabricio Werdum next fight?
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Fabricio Werdum last fight?
Fabricio Werdum had a no contest in his last fight against Renan Ferreira by No Contest (Overturned) on May. 06, 2021 at Professional Fighters League - PFL 3: 2021 Regular Season.
Is Fabricio Werdum retired?
Fabricio Werdum last fought Renan Ferreira 1 year 6 months and 22 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Fabricio Werdum?
Fabricio Werdum has a 72% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 66% of his fights.
Out of the 21 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -280 favorite, and out of 14 favored matches, he has won 71% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 7 matches, with a win rate of 71% and an odds average of +270.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 21 of Fabricio Werdum betting fights, you would have made $1460.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $377.
Where is Fabricio Werdum from?
Fabricio Werdum is from Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Has Fabricio Werdum ever been knocked out?
Fabricio Werdum has lost 3 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punches) from Alexander Volkov on Mar. 17, 2018 at UFC Fight Night 127 - Werdum vs. Volkov
How long has Fabricio Werdum been fighting?
Fabricio Werdum has been fighting for a period of 18 years 9 months and 21 days, his first fight was on Jun. 16, 2002 at MB 7 - Millennium Brawl 7. He has accumalated roughly 5 hours, 34 minutes and 48 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
NC Renan Ferreira Professional Fighters League - PFL 3: 2021 Regular Season
May/06/2021
No Contest (Overturned) Keith Peterson 1 2:32
win Alexander Gustafsson UFC on ESPN 14 - Whittaker vs. Till
Jul/25/2020
Submission (Armbar) Herb Dean 1 2:30
loss Alexey Oleynik UFC 249 - Ferguson vs. Gaethje
May/09/2020
Decision (Split) Herb Dean 3 5:00
loss Alexander Volkov UFC Fight Night 127 - Werdum vs. Volkov
Mar/17/2018
KO (Punches) Marc Goddard 4 1:38
win Marcin Tybura UFC Fight Night 121 - Werdum vs. Tybura
Nov/18/2017
Decision (Unanimous) Leon Roberts 5 5:00
win Walt Harris UFC 216 - Ferguson vs. Lee
Oct/07/2017
Submission (Armbar) Herb Dean 1 1:05
loss Alistair Overeem UFC 213 - Romero vs. Whittaker
Jul/08/2017
Decision (Majority) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Travis Browne UFC 203 - Miocic vs. Overeem
Sep/10/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Gary Copeland 3 5:00
loss Stipe Miocic UFC 198 - Werdum vs. Miocic
May/14/2016
KO (Punch) Dan Miragliotta 1 2:47
win Cain Velasquez UFC 188 - Velasquez vs. Werdum
Jun/13/2015
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Herb Dean 3 2:13
win Mark Hunt UFC 180 - Werdum vs. Hunt
Nov/15/2014
TKO (Knee and Punches) Herb Dean 2 2:27
win Travis Browne UFC on Fox 11 - Werdum vs. Browne
Apr/19/2014
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 5 5:00
win Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira UFC on Fuel TV 10 - Nogueira vs. Werdum
Jun/08/2013
Submission (Armbar) Mario Yamasaki 2 2:41
win Mike Russow UFC 147 - Silva vs. Franklin 2
Jun/23/2012
TKO (Punches) Herb Dean 1 2:28
win Roy Nelson UFC 143 - Diaz vs. Condit
Feb/04/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Josh Rosenthal 3 5:00
loss Alistair Overeem Strikeforce - Overeem vs. Werdum
Jun/18/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Leon Roberts 3 5:00
win Fedor Emelianenko Strikeforce / M-1 Global - Fedor vs. Werdum
Jun/26/2010
Submission (Triangle Armbar) John McCarthy 1 1:09
win Antonio Silva Strikeforce / M-1 Global - Fedor vs. Rogers
Nov/07/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Todd Frederickson 3 5:00
win Mike Kyle Strikeforce - Carano vs. Cyborg
Aug/15/2009
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Yuji Shimada 1 1:24
loss Junior dos Santos UFC 90 - Silva vs. Cote
Oct/25/2008
TKO (Punches) Marc Fennell 1 1:21
win Brandon Vera UFC 85 - Bedlam
Jun/07/2008
TKO (Punches) Dan Miragliotta 1 4:40
win Gabriel Gonzaga UFC 80 - Rapid Fire
Jan/19/2008
TKO (Punches) Dan Miragliotta 2 4:34
loss Andrei Arlovski UFC 70 - Nations Collide
Apr/21/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Aleksander Emelianenko 2H2H - Pride & Honor
Nov/12/2006
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) 1 3:24
loss Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Pride FC - Critical Countdown Absolute
Jul/01/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Daisuke Noguchi 3 5:00
win Alistair Overeem Pride FC - Total Elimination Absolute
May/05/2006
Submission (Kimura) Moritaka Oshiro 2 3:43
win John Olav Einemo Pride 31 - Dreamers
Feb/26/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Moritaka Oshiro 3 5:00
loss Sergei Kharitonov Pride 30 - Fully Loaded
Oct/23/2005
Decision (Split) Daisuke Noguchi 3 5:00
win Roman Zentsov Pride FC - Final Conflict 2005
Aug/28/2005
Submission (Triangle Armbar) Moritaka Oshiro 1 6:01
win Tom Erikson Pride 29 - Fists of Fire
Feb/20/2005
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Moritaka Oshiro 1 5:21
win Ebenezer Fontes Braga JF - Jungle Fight 2
May/15/2004
KO (Punch) 2 1:28
win Gabriel Gonzaga JF - Jungle Fight 1
Sep/13/2003
TKO (Punches) 3 2:11
win Kristof Midoux WAFF 2 - World Absolute Fight 2
Mar/22/2003
Submission (Triangle Armbar) 1 4:11
draw James Zikic MB 8 - Millennium Brawl 8
Sep/22/2002
Draw 3 5:00
win Tengiz Tedoradze MB 7 - Millennium Brawl 7
Jun/16/2002
Submission (Triangle Choke) 1 0:00