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ESPN
Werdum-Rothwell added to UFC 203 in ClevelandWerdum rejoined the UFC in 2012. Prior to that setback, Werdum had won six in
Werdum-Rothwell added to UFC 203 in Cleveland
ESPN / Posted 15 hours ago
Werdum rejoined the UFC in 2012. Prior to that setback, Werdum had won six in a row, including a submission finish against Cain Velasquez at UFC 188 last June. Rothwell (36-10) is also coming off a loss in his last performance. The 15-year veteran... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hunt: I’ve been told to stay ready for UFC 200just got back in the gym but my body is feeling good. So it could be UFC 200, w
Hunt: I’ve been told to stay ready for UFC 200
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
just got back in the gym but my body is feeling good. So it could be UFC 200, who knows?” Currently, star heavyweights Cain Velasquez and Travis Browne are slated to fight at UFC 200 on July 9. Velasquez has a long history of being injured in... Read more
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Sherdog
Postal Connections: Diaz vs. McGregor, Bellator Lawsuit & Cleveland’s Champa good thing. Again, both parties lose when the No. 1 star in the sport isn’t c
Postal Connections: Diaz vs. McGregor, Bellator Lawsuit & Cleveland’s Champ
Sherdog / Posted 3 days ago
a good thing. Again, both parties lose when the No. 1 star in the sport isn’t competing. I know, I know, I’ve been on the Cain Velasquez bandwagon for nearly a decade now but I think he has the skill set to take Stipe out of his comfort zone. I... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hunt: I’ve been told to stay ready for UFC 200just got back in the gym but my body is feeling good. So it could be UFC 200, w
Hunt: I’ve been told to stay ready for UFC 200
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
just got back in the gym but my body is feeling good. So it could be UFC 200, who knows?” Currently, star heavyweights Cain Velasquez and Travis Browne are slated to fight at UFC 200 on July 9. Velasquez has a long history of being injured in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Stipe Miocic to defend title vs. Overeem at UFC 203 in Clevelandoff back-to-back knockout victories over former champs Andrei Arlovski and Juni
Stipe Miocic to defend title vs. Overeem at UFC 203 in Cleveland
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
off back-to-back knockout victories over former champs Andrei Arlovski and Junior dos Santos. The Dutchman is the No. 3-ranked heavyweight contender behind Werdum and Cain Velasquez. No other fights have been added to the UFC 203 card at this... Read more
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Sherdog
10 Questions for Fabricio Werdumfor the first time ... of course, my anxiety was above normal. In Mexico, for e
10 Questions for Fabricio Werdum
Sherdog / Posted 9 days ago
for the first time ... of course, my anxiety was above normal. In Mexico, for example, I was so focused [on the fight with Cain Velasquez] that I don’t remember seeing anyone on the way to the cage. I really wanted to give a great performance in... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Report: UFC targeting Cleveland for Stipe Miocic’s next fightdown,” said Kalikas. When he gets back to training full-go, the next big quest
Report: UFC targeting Cleveland for Stipe Miocic’s next fight
The Morning Journal / Posted 9 days ago
down,” said Kalikas. When he gets back to training full-go, the next big question is Miocic’s next opponent. No. 2-ranked Cain Velasquez fights No. 7 Travis Browne July 9 at UFC 200, and the winner of that bout would have an argument for a title... Read more
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The News-Herald
Report: UFC targeting Cleveland for Stipe Miocic’s next fightdown,” said Kalikas. When he gets back to training full-go, the next big quest
Report: UFC targeting Cleveland for Stipe Miocic’s next fight
The News-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
down,” said Kalikas. When he gets back to training full-go, the next big question is Miocic’s next opponent. No. 2-ranked Cain Velasquez fights No. 7 Travis Browne July 9 at UFC 200, and the winner of that bout would have an argument for a title... Read more
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Sherdog
Heavyweight Gold and Short-Term Memorybenefited from knocking out Andrei Arlovski in 54 seconds in January, became th
Heavyweight Gold and Short-Term Memory
Sherdog / Posted 10 days ago
benefited from knocking out Andrei Arlovski in 54 seconds in January, became the No. 1 contender following an injury to Cain Velasquez and disposed of Werdum in less than three minutes to win the title. He also prospers from competing in the... Read more
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Sherdog
Putting Out Heavyweight Firesof his inevitable mortality. Miocic, whose title shot depended on his own succe
Putting Out Heavyweight Fires
Sherdog / Posted 14 days ago
of his inevitable mortality. Miocic, whose title shot depended on his own success as much as it did the injuries of Cain Velasquez, was more than worthy as a challenger, but he was still the underdog in the fight and not just because of the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Times MMA rankings: Stipe Miocic leaps to the head of the classfor it. Next up for Miocic is likely Alistair Overeem, who won his fourth fight
Times MMA rankings: Stipe Miocic leaps to the head of the class
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
for it. Next up for Miocic is likely Alistair Overeem, who won his fourth fight in a row by knocking out Andrei Arlovski. Cain Velasquez could also play spoiler for Overeem if he looks particularly impressive in a fight against Travis Browne at... Read more
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Sherdog
Thoughts & Shots From UFC 198, Bellator 154we can safely assume that will not be happening, but I guess a rematch could be
Thoughts & Shots From UFC 198, Bellator 154
Sherdog / Posted 14 days ago
we can safely assume that will not be happening, but I guess a rematch could be a possibility. I’d prefer to see either Cain Velasquez or Alistair Overeem get a shot after such a definitive finish, but you never know what matchmaker Joe Silva... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Absolute psycho': UFC coach's crazy act"I'm the world champ." Werdum hadn't fought for 11 months after injuries delay
'Absolute psycho': UFC coach's crazy act
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
"I'm the world champ." Werdum hadn't fought for 11 months after injuries delayed his defence of the title he won against Cain Velasquez last year. He vowed to return. "He was better than I was tonight," Werdum said. "But I'm going to come back... Read more
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The Courier Mail
UFC coach’s brazen attack on former pupil“I’m the world champ.” Werdum hadn’t fought for 11 months after injuries delay
UFC coach’s brazen attack on former pupil
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
“I’m the world champ.” Werdum hadn’t fought for 11 months after injuries delayed his defence of the title he won against Cain Velasquez last year. He vowed to return. “He was better than I was tonight,” Werdum said. “But I’m going to come back... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Absolute psycho’: UFC coach’s crazy act“I’m the world champ.” Werdum hadn’t fought for 11 months after injuries delay
‘Absolute psycho’: UFC coach’s crazy act
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
“I’m the world champ.” Werdum hadn’t fought for 11 months after injuries delayed his defence of the title he won against Cain Velasquez last year. He vowed to return. “He was better than I was tonight,” Werdum said. “But I’m going to come back... Read more
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The North West Star
UFC 198 recap: Miocic silences crowd, takes title with one punchthree via knockout. For Werdum, a match-up with Ben Rothwell makes sense, as w
UFC 198 recap: Miocic silences crowd, takes title with one punch
The North West Star / Posted 14 days ago
three via knockout. For Werdum, a match-up with Ben Rothwell makes sense, as would a fight with the winner of UFC 200's Cain Velasquez versus Travis Browne. In the co-main event, Jacare Souza demonstrated why he may be the most feared man in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punchthree via knockout. For Werdum, a match-up with Ben Rothwell makes sense, as w
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punch
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
three via knockout. For Werdum, a match-up with Ben Rothwell makes sense, as would a fight with the winner of UFC 200's Cain Velasquez versus Travis Browne. In the co-main event, Jacare Souza demonstrated why he may be the most feared man in... Read more
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Canberra Times
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punchthree via knockout. For Werdum, a match-up with Ben Rothwell makes sense, as w
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punch
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
three via knockout. For Werdum, a match-up with Ben Rothwell makes sense, as would a fight with the winner of UFC 200's Cain Velasquez versus Travis Browne. In the co-main event, Jacare Souza demonstrated why he may be the most feared man in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Miocic KOs Werdum, cops titlefights and has improved to 15-2 (win-loss) while sending Werdum, who was making
Miocic KOs Werdum, cops title
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
fights and has improved to 15-2 (win-loss) while sending Werdum, who was making his first title defense since beating Cain Velasquez in UFC 188 last year, to 20-6-1. “Cleveland, we got a champion,” said Miocic, an Ohio native who came into... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight champion
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio Werdum of Brazil by KO. Photo: Josh... Read more
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CTV News
Miocic beats Werdum to become new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic beats Werdum to become new UFC heavyweight champion
CTV News / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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CBS News
Cleveland ends its 52-year championship drought in Brazilfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Cleveland ends its 52-year championship drought in Brazil
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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Herald Sun
How Miocic broke a 50-year cursedominant through his recent run in the UFC, but his heavyweight title reign end
How Miocic broke a 50-year curse
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
dominant through his recent run in the UFC, but his heavyweight title reign ends just one fight after winning the belt from Cain Velasquez last June. Miocic joins Rich Franklin, Mark Coleman and Kevin Randleman as the fourth UFC champion hailing... Read more
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give me sport
Former WWE Champion could be made to look like a fool according recent reports - [Wrestling Observer]gotten any better. Punk underwent back surgery last year which is one of the m
Former WWE Champion could be made to look like a fool according recent reports - [Wrestling Observer]
give me sport / Posted 15 days ago
gotten any better. Punk underwent back surgery last year which is one of the main reasons that his debut was delayed, but Cain Velasquez had the same surgery as Punk a few weeks before him and has already made a full recovery and been put on the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight champion
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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examiner.com
Stipe Miocic knocks out Fabricio Werdum to win the UFC heavyweight titleBrazil. The heavyweight fight aired live on pay-per-view from the Arena da Baix
Stipe Miocic knocks out Fabricio Werdum to win the UFC heavyweight title
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
Brazil. The heavyweight fight aired live on pay-per-view from the Arena da Baixada. Werdum, who won the title by beating Cain Velasquez at UFC 188, was fighting in front of 45,000 fans in his home country of Brazil. This was his first title... Read more
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Canberra Times
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight champion
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. Stipe Miocic stunned the Brazilian crowd. Photo: Getty Images The bout was scheduled... Read more
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SportsFan
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight champion
SportsFan / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Miocic beats Werdum and is the new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic beats Werdum and is the new UFC heavyweight champion
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Miocic Finally Breaks Veteran Stranglehold on UFC Heavyweight Titletouches on Werdum after knocking him down with a short right. For years, the d
Miocic Finally Breaks Veteran Stranglehold on UFC Heavyweight Title
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
touches on Werdum after knocking him down with a short right. For years, the division has been dominated by three names: Cain Velasquez, Junior dos Santos and Werdum. In fact, there hasn’t been a UFC heavyweight championship fight without one of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How Miocic broke a 50-year cursedominant through his recent run in the UFC, but his heavyweight title reign end
How Miocic broke a 50-year curse
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
dominant through his recent run in the UFC, but his heavyweight title reign ends just one fight after winning the belt from Cain Velasquez last June. Miocic joins Rich Franklin, Mark Coleman and Kevin Randleman as the fourth UFC champion hailing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UFC 198: Miocic wins heavyweight belt, stops Werdumfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
UFC 198: Miocic wins heavyweight belt, stops Werdum
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
UFC 198 live results including Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocictitle to be decided. Fabricio Werdum is making his first official defence of t
UFC 198 live results including Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocic
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
title to be decided. Fabricio Werdum is making his first official defence of the title after unifying the belt against Cain Velasquez last June. 45,000 Brazilian fans would go absolutely ballistic if he can get it done. But Stipe Miocic won’t... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How Miocic broke a 50-year cursedominant through his recent run in the UFC, but his heavyweight title reign end
How Miocic broke a 50-year curse
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
dominant through his recent run in the UFC, but his heavyweight title reign ends just one fight after winning the belt from Cain Velasquez last June. Miocic joins Rich Franklin, Mark Coleman and Kevin Randleman as the fourth UFC champion hailing... Read more
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TSN
Miocic wins heavyweight title at UFC 198five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic wins heavyweight title at UFC 198
TSN / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Miocic stuns Werdum at UFC 198 to become new heavyweight champfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic stuns Werdum at UFC 198 to become new heavyweight champ
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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ESPN
Miocic takes Werdum's crown with first-round KOfans at Arena da Baixada soccer stadium in Curitiba, Brazil. Editor's Picks W
Miocic takes Werdum's crown with first-round KO
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
fans at Arena da Baixada soccer stadium in Curitiba, Brazil. Editor's Picks Werdum (20-6), who won the title by defeating Cain Velasquez in dominant fashion last June, opened up with a measured game plan. He targeted Miocic with leg kicks and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Miocic KOs Werdum to Win HW Beltability as well as the heavyweight division's volatility. The Brazilian officia
Miocic KOs Werdum to Win HW Belt
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
ability as well as the heavyweight division's volatility. The Brazilian officially won the belt as a big underdog against Cain Velasquez and earned the opportunity to defend the belt in his home country against the No. 3-ranked fighter in the... Read more
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SportsFan
Miocic new UFC heavyweight championfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
Miocic new UFC heavyweight champion
SportsFan / Posted 15 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
LIVE UFC 198 fight updates and results including Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocictitle to be decided. Fabricio Werdum is making his first official defence of t
LIVE UFC 198 fight updates and results including Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocic
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
title to be decided. Fabricio Werdum is making his first official defence of the title after unifying the belt against Cain Velasquez last June. 45,000 Brazilian fans would go absolutely ballistic if he can get it done. But Stipe Miocic won’t... Read more
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Bleacher Report
UFC 198 Resultstitle match between Fabricio Werdum and Stipe Miocic. The champion, Werdum, has
UFC 198 Results
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
title match between Fabricio Werdum and Stipe Miocic. The champion, Werdum, has won six straight, most recently defeating Cain Velasquez. The challenger, Miocic, is coming off a knockout win over Andrei Arlovski. The co-main event of the evening... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Heavyweight title on line at UFC 198card in Curitiba today. For starters, heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum wil
Heavyweight title on line at UFC 198
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
card in Curitiba today. For starters, heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum will finally defend the title he won against Cain Velasquez in June last year. Recent Mark Hunt and Andrei Arlovski-conqueror Stipe Miocic is the challenger in a fight... Read more
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Daily Mirror
LIVE UFC 198 fight updates and results including Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocicon the other hand, has won all of his last six fights and comes into the event
LIVE UFC 198 fight updates and results including Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocic
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
on the other hand, has won all of his last six fights and comes into the event this weekend on a big high having defeated Cain Velasquez last June to unify the heavyweight titles. Their different styles make it a potential classic...And we’re... Read more
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CBS Sports
UFC 198 results: Werdum vs. Miocic live blog, fight card, start timestand against Stipe Miocic. Werdum was originally scheduled to face off agains
UFC 198 results: Werdum vs. Miocic live blog, fight card, start time
CBS Sports / Posted 15 days ago
stand against Stipe Miocic. Werdum was originally scheduled to face off against the man from whom he took the belt in Cain Velasquez, who he beat at UFC 196 back in February. But injuries to both fighters put a stop to that and pushed a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Werdum stakes UFC heavyweight title todayhometown crowd in Curitiba, Brazil today. Werdum will make his first title def
Werdum stakes UFC heavyweight title today
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
hometown crowd in Curitiba, Brazil today. Werdum will make his first title defense since he brought down former champion Cain Velasquez in UFC 188 last year for his sixth straight victory to improve to 20-5-1 (win-loss-draw). The Brazilian,... Read more
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SB Nation
UFC 198 fight preview: Fabricio Werdum vs. Stipe Miocictitle against No. 3-ranked contender Stipe Miocic. Werdum was supposed to make
UFC 198 fight preview: Fabricio Werdum vs. Stipe Miocic
SB Nation / Posted 16 days ago
title against No. 3-ranked contender Stipe Miocic. Werdum was supposed to make his first-ever whole title defense against Cain Velasquez, who "Vai Cavalo" defeated at UFC 188 via third-round submission (guillotine choke) in June 2015. It marked... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
UFC 198 live: Cyborg debut, Werdum v MiocicSEE IF WERDUM CAN DEFEND With submission wins over the likes of Fedor Emeliane
UFC 198 live: Cyborg debut, Werdum v Miocic
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
SEE IF WERDUM CAN DEFEND With submission wins over the likes of Fedor Emelianenko, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum has already established himself as one of the best heavyweights in MMA history. Now that he’s... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Can Werdum Reverse the Curse of UFC Heavyweight Title?Travis Browne in April 2014, beat Mark Hunt seven months later for the interim
Can Werdum Reverse the Curse of UFC Heavyweight Title?
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
Travis Browne in April 2014, beat Mark Hunt seven months later for the interim title and then unified the belt by shocking Cain Velasquez with a third-round submission in their long-awaited fight at UFC 188. We now have no choice but to regard... Read more
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Denver Post
UFC ready to shift buzz toward stacked Brazilian card at UFC 198five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
UFC ready to shift buzz toward stacked Brazilian card at UFC 198
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. They'll fight in front of a sold-out crowd of about 45,000 fans at Arena da Baixada in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
UFC ready to shift buzz toward stacked Brazilian cardfive straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim ti
UFC ready to shift buzz toward stacked Brazilian card
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark Hunt for the interim title and then a submission victory against Cain Velasquez in a unification bout. They'll fight in front of a sold-out crowd of about 45,000 fans at Arena da Baixada in... Read more
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