Fabricio is next in line to fight Cain Velasquez and after seeing Cain destroy his friend JDS twice in the last two year he knows he has a huge test in front of him. But for now the Brazilian is enjoying the culture and food of Chile with some friends after teaching a seminar in the area.
UFC heavyweight champ has a staredown with a fan
Fabricio Werdum the analysis
The next challenger to Cain Velasquez’s throne, Fabricio Werdum, plays analysis for the UFC in South America. Not envious of anyone who has to face a killer like Cain but Fabricio has earned this shot and hopefully the champs shoulder can heal up soon so we can see the two fight sometime in early 2014.
Fabricio Werdum gets a new training partner
Cain Velasquez killing a suit
Fabricio Werdum is now firmly entrenched into the number one contender spot for the UFC heavyweight championship, and Cain Velasquez is no doubt eagerly awaiting Werdum atop his mountain. But Werdum has been in big fights before and handled the competition. This, and the fact that Werdum is a new kind of monster since re-entering the UFC, and we may have a recipe for yet another...
The fight world is so forward-moving, so unforgiving that within an hour of partaking in the most physically taxing matchup of his career, Cain Velasquez was already being made to answer questions about when he would be ready to compete again.
Mercifully, UFC president Dana White stepped in to offer him a brief respite, but that was only after he reiterated the same plan he'...
It’s not just because they fought before, Werdum respects Overeem, he’s just speaking the truth according to Werdum. If you’ve ever spoken to Fabricio, you know this is how he is, he’s just an outspoken guy who does what he does and says what he says. His latest quote is one that won’t make Overeem happy, that’s for sure:
“He lacks a little bit in gas because of his...
Brazilian MMA legend Antonio Rogerio Nogueira suffered submission loss to Fabricio Werdum in front of his countrymen at UFC on FUEL TV 10 after verbally submitting to an armbar attempt.
Whilst many were concerned for ‘Big Nog’s’ safety after the fight, it appears the former PRIDE and UFC champ has not suffered any fractures or significant injuries during the fight.
Fabricio Werdum knelt at the side of his hero, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.
The respect from Werdum certainly was there. And this time, so was a victory, as Werdum forced Nogueira to submit in the second round in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 10 at Ginasio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Brazil on Saturday night.
"He is in fact a great idol for all Brazilians," Werdum said...
Fabricio Werdum (pictured) had to wait nearly seven years to get revenge against Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, but Werdum did so in emphatic fashion on Saturday night in Brazil.
Nogueira posted a unanimous decision victory over Werdum in a Pride fight many moons ago. Werdum one upped Big Nog by submitting the man who hands out Brazilian jiu jitsu belts.
Werdum has now rattled off three...
Fabricio Werdum has had quite the career renaissance in the past several years, culminating in his dramatic first-round stoppage of Chicago policeman and fellow heavyweight Mike Russow on Saturday night at UFC 147 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
After floundering around in the wake of being destroyed by current UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos at UFC 90 in October 2008, his...
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Rumors of Fabricio Werdum’s return to the UFC came true, as it was formally announced today that Fabricio would face Roy Nelson at UFC 143. The event takes place Feb. 4th in Las Vegas. NV. Werdum confirmed the news moments ago via his facebook account; simply writing “UFC 143″ Official fight card Interim [...]