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Former UFC Heavyweight Mike Russow Signs For WSOF

 Former UFC heavyweight, Mike Russow (15-3, pictured), has signed with WSOF, according to a recent report from MMAJunkie.Russow began his UFC career in fine fashion, putting together a four fight winning streak with victories over Justin McCully (11-5-2), Todd Duffee (8-2), Jon Madsen (7-1) and John-Olav Einemo (6-3).The win over Duffee was particularly memorable after Duffee dominated...
Via MMAInsider
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 147: Fabricio Werdum vs. Mike Russow Video Highlights

Fabricio Werdum (Pictured) continued his ascent up the heavyweight totem pole Saturday night by making quick work of Mike Russow. It took the former Strikeforce star all of two minutes and 28 seconds to dispose of the Chicago police officer at UFC 147. The 265-pounders came out headhunting, so it was clear someone was going down. Werdum managed to drop Russow with a right uppercut...
June 24, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 147 preview: Werdum vs. Russow

Fabricio Werdum (15-5) vs. Mike Russow (15-1) In a heavyweight tilt, one of the world's elite submission players in Werdum meets the hard-nosed American grinder Russow. Werdum, 34, is probably most recognized for his submission win over the legendary Fedor Emelianenko in June 2010 that finally ended the Russian great's winning streak. However, Werdum has been a heavyweight...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 147 – Inside Fabricio Werdum’s training camp for Mike Russow

Fabricio Werdum is set to take on Mike Russow in a key heavyweight clash at UFC 147 on Saturday, June 23rd. Werdum (15-5-1) returned to the UFC with a unanimous decision win over the tough Roy Nelson at UFC 143 in February. He has won four of his past five bouts which includes wins over Fedor Emelianenko and Antonio Silva while competing in Strikeforce. Russow enters the bout riding...
Via MMA Interplay
June 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum Meets Mike Russow at UFC 147

A heavyweight affair between Fabricio Werdum (Pictured) and Mike Russow has been announced for UFC 147. Werdum made his successful return to the big leagues by posting a unanimous decision victory over Roy Nelson at UFC 143. He initially parted ways with the UFC after an October 2008 defeat to Junior dos Santos. The Brazilian jiu jitsu specialist then rattled off three wins in four...
April 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Silva vs Sonnen II Set for UFC 147 in Brazil

UFC 147 is an upcoming mixed martial arts event to be held by Ultimate Fighting Championship. While not officially announced by the organization, it is expected to take place on June 23, 2012 at the Estádio Olímpico João Havelange in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil.   Bouts in the works include: Fabricio Werdum vs. Mike Russow The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil Middleweight Tournament...
March 26, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC on Fox 2′s Mike Russow balances police work and fighting

CHICAGO -- As a rookie police officer, Mike Russow was assigned to work a Chicago Bulls game at the United Center in 2003. On Saturday, he will be back at the United Center. This time, instead of keeping the peace, he'll fight Jon Olav Einemo at UFC on Fox 2. While putting together a record of 14-1 with three wins in the UFC, Russow has kept his day job in the Chicago Police...
Via Cage Writer
January 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Jon Olav Einemo Returns To The UFC To Face Mike Russow

Jon Olav Einemo Returns To The UFC To Face Mike Russow
Via Fight Line
November 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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